Tag Archives: UWSP Baseball

Sports Brief: April 23, 2017

Tyler Thomka up to bat for the Pointers. Photo courtesy of UWSP Athletics.

Baseball Splits Series with Warhawks The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point baseball team hosted UW-Whitewater on Saturday and Sunday, April 22-23, in a four-game series. The Pointers finished with a 2-2 record. Game one got off to a slow start as the Warhawks scored three unanswered runs in the first five innings. The Pointers picked up momentum in the sixth inning ... Read More »

A Look into Sports: 4/16/2017

A Pointer awaits the pitch. Photo courtesy of UWSP Athletics.

Baseball Has Strong Finish to Series The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point baseball team went on the road to take on the UW-Platteville in a four-game series Thursday and Friday, April 13-14, finishing with a record of 3-1. The Pointers found themselves down 3-0 in the first inning of game one. Stevens Point answered with their own three-run inning as Tyler Thomka ... Read More »

A Look into Sports: April 10, 2016

A couple of Pointer's hats and gloves. Photo courtesy of UWSP Athletics.

Baseball Splits Series in Conference Home Opener The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point baseball team opened their home schedule over the weekend to take on UW-Oshkosh, finishing the weekend with a record of 2-2 versus the Titans. The Pointers started the weekend with a positive, winning the first game of the series on Saturday. Cole Erickson, now with a 2-1 record, ... Read More »

Sports Performance Specialist Works with UWSP Baseball Players

Photo courtesy of http://www.s3physicaltherapy.com.

Joe Tofferi, sports performance specialist, spent a couple of weeks sharing his array of knowledge with the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point baseball team. Tofferi owns a business called Train 4 Your Health, which is aimed to help athletes perform at a high level. According to Tofferi the number four represents the four phases his business focuses on. The four phases are sport ... Read More »

Pointer Men’s Hockey Victorious in Winning Program’s Fifth National Championship Title

Photo Courtesy of UWSP Athletics.

After coming up short the last two years at the national championship game, the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point men’s hockey team became the 2016 Division III men’s hockey national champions with a 5-1 win over St. Norbert College on March 26 in Lake Placid, N.Y. Home of the 1980 Olympics “Miracle on Ice,” the Pointers played at Herb Brooks Arena ... Read More »

Jirschele Named New Head Coach for Pointer Baseball

Jeremy Jirschle

On July 1, 2015, Jeremy Jirschele was named head coach of the baseball team at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point by former Director of Athletics Daron Montgomery. For the past four seasons, Jirschele was the assistant coach and helped the Pointers attain a 133-53 record. His hiring will make him the 14th coach in program history, replacing Pat Bloom who accepted the head coaching position at ... Read More »