Tag Archives: UWSP Softball

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 »

Softball Splits in Doubleheader Against River Falls

Photo by Shelby Steinke.

The women’s softball team split a pair of games on Sunday, Apr. 17, as the Pointers fell short in the first game but came back to earn the win in the second game of the day. In game two on Sunday, the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point took an early lead in the bottom of the first inning after Kirsten Perkinson doubled ... 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 »

Hermsen Becomes Sixth National Champion in Pointer Wrestling History

Photo courtesy of UWSP Athletics.

Junior Logan Hermsen became the sixth national champion in program history for the Pointer wrestling team when he won the 165-pound division at the 2016 NCAA Division III National Championships in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The championship match was tied 3-3 and, with a third period takedown, Hermsen sent the match into overtime. He defeated Wartburg’s Nicholas Michael in a sudden ... Read More »

UWSP Softball Looks to Make Next Jump Despite Youth

Photo by Larry Radloff

The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point softball team has gone through a lot of ups and downs the last few seasons, but they believe this year they are primed to take the next step. This belief comes from the success of head coach Ashley Steltenpohl, who has put together a squad of versatile girls that will give her the flexibility she needs ... Read More »