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Basketball wins three straight games

Morgan Van Lanen

December 2, 2015

The UW Oshkosh men’s basketball team defeated Viterbo University 99-78 on Dec. 1 in its third straight victory, improving its record to 3-2 overall. The Titans shot 57.9 percent (33-57) from the field, 54.2 percent (13-24) from beyond the 3-point arc, and 82.4 percent (14-17) from the free throw line....

UWO cross country teams finish season on high note

Michael Johrendt

December 2, 2015

The UW Oshkosh men’s and women’s cross country finished their seasons on Nov. 21 at the NCAA Division III Championship races in Winneconne. For the women, they used their automatic bid, due to finishing second in the DIII Midwest Regional, to catapult them into the final race. Their 15th-place finish...

Titans continue epic journey

Nate Proell

December 2, 2015

The Titans advanced to the third round of the NCAA Division III Football Championship after beating Ohio Northern University 42-7 on Nov. 28. Quarterback Brett Kasper went 14-22 on 211 yards and four touchdowns, which ties his career high. The Titans had 400 total yards of offense compared to the Polar...

Basketball wins first two games

Natasha Zwijacz

November 18, 2015

The UW Oshkosh women’s basketball team opened its season with a pair of wins on Nov. 13 at home against Edgewood College and on the road against Anderson University (Ind.) on Nov. 15. The sixth- ranked Titans defeated the Eagles 81-53 and the Ravens 70-52. The only seniors on the team are...

UWO soccer falls to Oles

Morgan Van Lanen

November 18, 2015

The UW Oshkosh men’s soccer team lost to St. Olaf College on Friday, Nov. 13 in the first round of the NCAA Division III Men’s Soccer Tournament in St. Paul, Minnesota. Both goals came in the first half of the game and were scored by the Oles’ senior forward/midfielder Kevin Skrip. The first...

Men’s and women’s cross country prep teams for nationals

Michael Johrendt

November 18, 2015

The UW Oshkosh men’s and women’s cross country teams ran at the Division III Midwest Regional in Illinois on Nov. 21 and both placed high as the men secured fourth place and the women took home second. With the men’s performance, senior Jordan Carpenter led the charge with a time of 24:11:13 for...

Soccer loses 2-0 in shootout

Erik Buchinger

November 18, 2015

The UW Oshkosh women’s soccer team tied DePauw University 1-1 after two overtimes, but the Titans were defeated 2-0 in a shootout in the first round of the NCAA Division III Championship in Grand Rapids, Michigan. UWO concluded its season with a 14-4-3 overall record in its second consecutive NCA...

Titans clinch first playoff berth since 2012

Nate Proell

November 18, 2015

The UW Oshkosh football team ended its regular season at home on Saturday, Nov. 14 after shutting out UW-Eau Claire 38-0. The Titans clinched the WIAC championship with the victory, their second in four seasons. UWO finished the regular season with a record of 9-1. Both teams got off to a slow start...

Swim coach looks to rebuild program

Anthony Michalovitz

November 12, 2015

UW Oshkosh hired Christopher Culp to replace Jon Wilson, the team’s coach for eight seasons, as swim and dive head coach in late July. Culp, who has 17 years of professional coaching experience, is certified under the American Swim Coaches Association. “I have been a professional swim coach since...

Women clinch 2nd straight NCAA bid

Sean Maloney

November 12, 2015

The UW Oshkosh women’s soccer team earned an at-large bid into the NCAA tournament after defeating UW-Eau Claire in the semifinals of the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament, despite falling in the championship game against UW-Whitewater on Nov. 7. Head coach Erin Coppernoll said ...

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