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UW-Oshkosh Titans crowned WlAC champs, into NCAA bracket

UW-Oshkosh Titans crowned WlAC champs, into NCAA bracket

Cory Sparks, Sports Editor

March 4, 2020

Urgency. That is something that the 2020 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference champions, the UW Oshkosh women’s basketball team, has been playing with for the past four weeks. They have shown out by only losing one game since Feb. 8. Despite being the No. 4 seed in the WIAC Tournament bracket,...

Consistent UW Oshkosh close in on Eagles

Consistent UW Oshkosh close in on Eagles

Greg Sense, Sports Editor

March 4, 2020

The UW Oshkosh men’s track and field team placed second and the women’s team placed third at the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Indoor Championship on Feb. 28 and 29. The UWO women’s team recorded three individual champions, junior Cara Volz won triple jump, freshman Libby Geisness...

UW Oshkosh title defense begins now

UW Oshkosh title defense begins now

Neal Hogden, Sports Reporter

March 4, 2020

The UW Oshkosh men’s basketball team beat both UW-La Crosse in the semifinal and UW-Eau Claire in the final of the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament to secure a berth to the NCAA Division III men’s basketball tournament for the fifth straight year. Winning the WIAC tournament...

UW Oshkosh men’s basketball clinches first round bye

UW Oshkosh men’s basketball clinches first round bye

Neal Hogden, Sports Writer

February 26, 2020

The UW Oshkosh men’s basketball team increased its win-streak to five games and clinched a first-round bye for the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament. On Saturday, UWO took care of business in a road bout against UW-River Falls, defeating the Falcons by a score of 74-64. The...

UW Oshkosh Gymnastics cruises past UW-Eau Claire

UW Oshkosh Gymnastics cruises past UW-Eau Claire

Dakota Zanin, Sports Writer

February 26, 2020

The UW Oshkosh gymnastics team continues their string of dominant victories this season, sweeping UW-Eau Claire in all four event categories to claim a 186.90 to 178.70 win. Senior Baylee Tkaczuk took first place in two events, taking the top score in uneven bars with a 9.450 and tying her teammate,...

Titans push past Blue Devils, onto Warhawks

Titans push past Blue Devils, onto Warhawks

Cory Sparks, Assistant Sports Editor

February 26, 2020

UW Oshkosh women’s basketball pulled away late in the fourth quarter to defeat UW-Stout, allowing them to advance to the second round of the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championship. Before the Tuesday night game tipped off, the Titans split their last two games of the regular...

Track dusts competition at Titan Challenge

Track dusts competition at Titan Challenge

Josh Woolwine

February 26, 2020

The UW Oshkosh men’s and women’s track and field teams finished first and second in their divisions respectively at the Titan Challenge at the Kolf Sports Center on Saturday. The Titan men finished with a whopping 157.5 points, 59 points ahead of second place UW-Eau Claire, while the Titan women...

Young roster looks to make an impact in 2020

Young roster looks to make an impact in 2020

Greg Sense, Sports Editor

February 26, 2020

The UW Oshkosh baseball team ranks third in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference preseason poll, and will begin their season against North Park University of Chicago, Illinois on Feb. 29. UWO hopes to rebound from a disappointing 2019 where the Titans finished fifth in the WIAC and had...

UW Oshkosh softball opens dome with doubleheader

UW Oshkosh softball opens dome with doubleheader

Greg Sense, Sports Editor

February 26, 2020

The UW Oshkosh softball team opened the UWO Rec Plex dome to intercollegiate competition on Feb. 21, with two wins against Marian University of Fond du Lac by scores of 10-9 and 10-1. The Rec Plex, according to the university’s website, is a 4.35 acre complex, consisting of synthetic turf, a 3,000+...

Red hot Titans approach post season

Red hot Titans approach post season

Neal Hogden, Sports Writer

February 19, 2020

The UW Oshkosh men’s basketball team won two-straight Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchups against UW-Stevens Point and UW-Stout last week. On Saturday, UWO outscored UW-Stout 45-27 in the second half to come away with an 84-60 victory on senior day in Kolf Sports Center. The...

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