Tag Archives: WIAC

Swimming and Diving Teams Hope to Make Splash in Conference Championship

As the regular season of swimming and diving nears an end, the men and women of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point look to finish strong and prepare to shift their attention onto the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championship. Both teams have fared well this season, according to head coach Al Boelk, who attributes much of its success to continued health ... Read More »

Look Into Sports

Men’s Hockey Clinches WIAC Regular Season Crown Over the weekend, the men’s hockey team clinched their second Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference regular season title in the past three seasons. The reigning national champs posted back-to-back wins at UW-Stout and UW-Eau Claire. Friday’s affair at Stout saw the Pointers overwhelm the Blue Devils, using a 3-1 second period to hold a ... Read More »

Women’s Basketball Looking to Hit Stride as Tournaments Loom

University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point women’s basketball head coach Shirley Egner is not one to compare her current team to any past iteration of Pointers. “It’s always a different season, with different things that happen on and off the court,” Egner, UWSP coach of 29 years, said. Such an outlook is understandable, especially in the case of this year’s team. Last year at this ... Read More »

Dissappointed Cross-County Sprints Toward Future Victory

The Pointer cross-country team hosted the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championship at the Wisconsin River Golf Club. Head coach Brett Witt felt disappointed about the championship race over the Oct. 29 weekend. “We are better than we placed,” said Witt. The coach commented on feeling hopeful for the upcoming regional championship. Although the conference championship did not meet the standards ... Read More »

Pointer Softball Splits Final Three Series

After losing six of the previous seven series, the University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point softball team split the final three of the season. In the final series at home against the University of Wisconsin – Stout, sophomore infielder Paige Meulemans hit a walk off home run in the tenth inning to end the first game. On Strikeout Cancer Day, ... Read More »

We are the Champions!

The University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point women’s basketball team is, once again, Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference champion.   The Pointers won Thursday’s semifinal game against UW-River falls, 70-60, and won the championship Saturday, defeating UW-Whitewater 81-60.   Thursday’s game proved to be a challenge for the Pointers, as River Falls pulled out to an early 15-7 lead by the ... Read More »

Falcons Soar Past Pointers In Semifinals

The University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point went into halftime down by 15 to the University of Wisconsin – River Falls on Friday and could not get back in the game. The host Falcons had three players score in double digits en route to a 76-51 win in the semifinals of the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament. Midway through the ... Read More »