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Sports Briefs

Pointer’s Football Defeats Eau Claire The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point righted the ship with a home victory over UW-Eau Claire, snapping a two-game losing streak and claiming its first conference victory of the season on Saturday, Oct. 14. The Pointer’s rushing attack led the team to the win with 266 yards on offense. Running back Shamaj Williams gained 147 yards ... Read More »

Student-Athlete Profile: Sarah Peplinski

Sarah Peplinski, a Stevens Point Area Senior High School alumna, is the current goal keeper for the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point women’s soccer team. Peplinski is enrolled as a senior at UWSP and is majoring in Philosophy with a concentration on religious studies. The 22-year-old played Women’s Soccer for San Jose State Spartans her freshmen year of college before transferring ... Read More »

Sports Briefs 9/27/17

Volleyball Women’s Volleyball Drops Three of Four on the Road Stevens Point volleyball fell in three of their four matches and finished week three of their season with an overall record of 14-5. The Pointers began the week with a conference opener on the road versus UW-Whitewater and dropped the contest, 3-2. Match leaders for Stevens Point included: April Gehl ... Read More »

Sports Briefs 09/18/2017

Women’s Volleyball Extends Winning Streak to Seven The Pointer volleyball team finished the second week of September with six straight wins, extending their winning streak to seven, and sit atop the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) as of Sunday, Sept. 18. UW-Stevens Point lost only one set and swept the other five matches on their way to a perfect week. ... Read More »

Women’s Soccer Off to A Hot Start as Conference Play Approaches

Women’s Soccer off to Hot Start as Conference Play Approaches As of Wednesday, Sept. 20, the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point is listed as second in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference and is riding a three-game win streak as conference play draws near. Through the Pointers early success, the team believes that they can improve. “We have probably exceeded other people’s ... Read More »

Sports Briefs: September 12, 2017

Football Team Claims Victory in Michigan Stevens Point took care of business on Saturday night, beating Albion College 33-19. Quarterback Ryan Swigart threw for 326 yards on 31 attempts, while backup quarterback Matt Urmanski threw for 40 yards on four attempts and added a rushing touchdown. Two of the Pointer receivers broke the 100-yard mark during the game. Steve Herra ... Read More »

Look Into Sports: Football’s Offense Surges in Victory

Pointer Volleyball Closes Regular Season with A Pair of Sweeps On Oct. 25, the team’s senior night, the No.17 ranked University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point volleyball team defeated Concordia in five sets by a score of 3-2. The Pointers captured sets one and two but Concordia bounced back and claimed set victories in the next two sets. After a late 4-0 ... 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 »

Soccer Gains Momentum from Winning Streak

The women’s soccer team experienced a recent upswing, having won four games in a row. Facing off against the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire on Oct. 5 the team’s record was 4-6. Dawn Crow, head women’s soccer coach, describes the team to be competitive and gritty. “We have won as many games as we won last year, period. We are on ... Read More »