Tag Archives: UWSP Athletics

The Volleyball Season Winds Down with Impressive Record

The women’s volleyball team’s hard work has paid off this season, with their current record of 26-6. Lindsey Kooi, assistant volleyball coach, has been coaching at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point for two years. Kooi used to coach high school volleyball and has enjoyed transitioning into coaching at the collegiate level. “The girls here want to play and decided they ... Read More »

SAAC Seeks Support for Student Athletes

This year the Student Athletic Advisory Committee is working towards increasing student support for all athletic teams at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. Some of the club’s main focuses include building relationships between teams and athlete involvement with community service. SAAC also works with SGA by giving them the general athletic consensus on a topic when needed. Ellen Drewry, junior volleyball player, is ... Read More »

Look Into Sports: Cross Country Shines at UW-Oshkosh Open

Solid Defensive Effort Not Enough for Pointer Football The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point football team, despite not allowing second half points, was defeated by No. 2 UW-Whitewater 24-2 this past Saturday. Senior quarterback Kyle Larson attempted a season-high 56 passes, but three interceptions hindered the Pointer offense from getting anything going. Special teams and defensive play were positive takeaways in ... Read More »

Look into Sports: Women’s golf wraps up WIAC Championships

Pointers Golf Finishes Seventh at WIAC Championships The UWSP women’s golf team placed seventh out of the seven teams competing at the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships. On day three of the championships, senior Tiffany Boak shot a team-low score 83 which would tie her for 23rd place. Sophomore Bailey Ryan improved on her day two score by 10 strokes ... Read More »

Look into Sports: Women’s Golf Ready for Confrence Championships

Women’s Golf Takes on Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships Through two days of action in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Golf Championships, the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point women’s golf team sits in seventh place out of seven teams. Senior Tiffany Boak shot a team-low 90 in the second round for the Pointers and sits in 28th place as the team ... Read More »

Look into Sports: Football Continues Winning Ways

Football Stays Hot in First Conference Game The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point football team has kept their hot streak rolling by winning its first conference game of the season over the UW- Eau Claire Blugolds 28-19. To go along with a 4-0 start, the Pointers have not allowed a team to reach 20 points in any game thus far. While ... Read More »

Men’s Hockey Team Prepares to Have Another Successful Season

Last spring the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point men’s hockey team won the NCAA Division III National Championship, ending its season on a high note. Chris Brooks, head men’s hockey coach, found winning the national championship to be extremely rewarding, especially because the team had lost the national championship the two previous seasons. To the team, Brooks emphasizes the importance of focusing ... Read More »

Club Lacrosse Teams Aim for Strong Season

The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point men’s and women’s club lacrosse teams are practicing twice a week and working hard to prepare for upcoming games. The men’s lacrosse team practices all year long for their short four-week season which ends just as the spring semester comes to a close. The club team is a part of the Great Lakes Lacrosse League and ... Read More »

A Look into Sports: Volleyball Continues Dominance

Volleyball continues to roll The University of Wisconsin- Stevens Point women’s volleyball team opened up conference play with a 3-0 sweep of UW-Platteville this past Wednesday. Senior Kelly Cefalu led the squad with 14 kills on the night while senior Bri Piepenbrok totaled 21 digs for the Pointers. The team then hosted matches against North Park and Elmhurst in the ... Read More »

Soccer Scores Four Goals in Win

Women’s Tennis Records First Conference Win                 The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point women’s tennis team posted their first conference win of the season beating University of Wisconsin-River Falls 5-4 this past Friday. In doubles play, Katelyn Asfeld and Jordan Tyjeski claimed a 9-7 victory while teammates Abbey Johnson and Erin Lemmer won their doubles match 8-2. The Pointers’ three singles ... Read More »