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A Look Into Sports

Men’s Basketball Falls Short to St. Norbert The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point dropped a close game on the road to St. Norbert College 58-54 on Saturday, Nov. 25, to put its record at 1-2 as the Pointers continue to navigate the early portion of its non-conference schedule. Aaron Knez and Drew Fredrickson led the Pointers with 8 points each. Sophomore ... Read More »

A Look Into Sports

Wolf Headed to Nationals After Strong Finish The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point men’s and women’s cross country teams finished seventh and 10th in the NCAA Midwest Regional on Saturday, Nov. 11, and sophomore Bailey Wolf qualified for the NCAA Championship. Wolf finished 16th with a time of 21:26.8 to lead the women’s team and punch her ticket to the championship ... Read More »

Men’s Hockey Team Is Ready to Chase Title

The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point men’s hockey team begins its home slate at the K.B. Willett Ice Arena on Friday, Nov. 3, as this year’s team is hungry to improve on last season’s bitter end. The five-time Division III National Champions ended last season with a 6-3 loss in the quarterfinals to Adrian College during the 2017 Division III Men’s ... Read More »

Pointer Alumnus Promoted to Hockey Associate Head Coach

The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point hockey coaching staff has promoted Tyler Krueger from assistant hockey coach to associate head coach in his third year employed by UWSP Athletics. The new position of associate head coach will not provide Krueger with any new tasks, but rather, more responsibility. Skills video, running practices and off ice conditioning are Kruger’s main tasks. “He’s ... 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 »

UWSP Hockey Overcomes Demons in Third Straight National Championship Appearance

The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Men’s Hockey team exercised it’s national championship game demons in historic Lake Placid, New York, to capture the NCAA Division III Men’s National Championship. UWSP defeated St. Norbert 5-1 in the championship game, as well as defeating Suny Geneseo 5-1 in the national semifinal. After knocking on the door the previous two seasons and coming ... Read More »

Pointer Hockey Off to Strong Start After Deep Run Last Year

The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point hockey team was one step away from being the top team in the country last season, losing in the Division III NCAA National Championship Game, making players hungrier to take that final step to hold the trophy this year. UWSP will bring back some of the offensive fire power that got the team so far ... Read More »

Football Ends Season on High Note; Winter Sports Start Strong

Football Shuts out UW-River Falls Recording a shutout for the first time since 2008, the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point football team defeated UW-River Falls 44-0. The Pointers scored 24 points in the first quarter and during their first five possessions of the game. On senior day, seniors Matt Sosinsky, Aaron Karlen, Dan Brown and Jesse Vervelde left their mark in ... Read More »

UWSP Sports Continue Winning Ways

The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point’s men’s basketball team is on a three-game winning streak with two wins on the road. UWSP defeated UW-Lacrosse 63-44 on Jan. 28, which included a 27-0 run to give the Pointers a 31-9 lead in the first half. Senior forward Alex Richard scored a game-high 15 points with eight rebounds. Along with Richard, guards Austin ... Read More »

Pointer Hockey Splits with St. Norbert

The University of Wisconsin- Stevens Point men’s hockey team won game one against St. Norbert 5-1 at home on Friday thanks to a hat trick from sophomore forward Kyle Heck. The following night, the Green Knights got redemption as they handed the Pointers a 4-1 loss. St. Norbert, the number one seed in Division III hockey, fell behind early in ... Read More »