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Wilke to NCAA Championship

Billy Piotrowski, Writer

March 7, 2019


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Sophomore diver Matt Wilke is getting ready to compete in his first NCAA Championship meet. Wilke qualified at the NCAA Region I Diving Championship last Saturday with fifth place scores of 440.55 and 457.80 in the one-and three-meter dives. Wilke earned a spot at regionals last season but missed...

Women’s basketball advances to the NCAA Division III Sweet 16

Women’s basketball advances to the NCAA Division III Sweet 16

Ally Gwidt, Assistant Sports Editor

March 3, 2019


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Nikki Arenson’s 's two-point basket with 1.8 seconds remaining gave the 14th nationally ranked UW-Oshkosh women's basketball team a 54-52 victory over the 19th ranked DePauw University (Ind.) in the second round of the NCAA Division III Championship on Saturday at Kolf Sports Center. The Titans...

Women’s basketball advances to the second round of the NCAA Division III Championship

Women’s basketball advances to the second round of the NCAA Division III Championship

Ally Gwidt, Assistant Sports Editor

March 2, 2019


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Titan center Isabella Samuels led all scorers with 22 points as the nationally ranked UW Oshkosh women’s basketball team defeated Pomona-Pitzer Colleges (Calif.) 72-46 in the first round of the NCAA Division III Championship on Friday at Kolf Sports Center. UWO, ranked 14th in the nation by d3hoops.com,...

Titans sweep WIAC tournament

Titans sweep WIAC tournament

Ally Gwidt, Assistant Sports Editor

February 28, 2019


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The UW Oshkosh women’s basketball team swept the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament to secure an automatic berth into the 64-team NCAA Division III Championship. UWO entered the tournament on a first-round bye only to defeat UW-Stout 61-58 on Friday in the semifinal round...

UWO falls to UWSP, will play Lake Forest

UWO falls to UWSP, will play Lake Forest

Neal Hogden, Managing Editor

February 28, 2019


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The UW Oshkosh men’s basketball team dropped its opening-round matchup of the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament last Thursday to UW-Stevens Point, 76-56. UWSP never trailed in the game as they started out on a 14-2 run and never looked back. UWO struggled shooting the ball...

Titans take home WIAC Player, Coach of the Year awards

Titans take home WIAC Player, Coach of the Year awards

Neal Hogden, Managing Editor

February 28, 2019


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Six members of the UW Oshkosh men’s basketball team garnered All-Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference honors for their performance on and off the court this season. First-year interim head coach Matt Lewis received Coach of the Year in the WIAC after leading the Titans to a 23-2 record...

Choinski qualifies for NCAA championship meet

Billy Piotrowski, Sports Writer

February 28, 2019


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The Titan wrestling season has entered its final two weeks. The last event of the season is the NCAA Championship in Roanoke, Virginia on March 8 and 9. UWO competed in the NCAA Division III Upper Midwest Regional in Eau Claire last Saturday where they placed sixth out of 17 teams with 81 points....

Herd fall to 9-30

Herd fall to 9-30

Ally Gwidt, Assistant Sports Editor

February 28, 2019


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The Milwaukee Bucks’ G-League affiliate the Wisconsin Herd went 0-3 last week to remain the 14th seed in the Eastern Conference. at OKC Blue The Herd own an overall record of 9-30 after being defeated by the Oklahoma City Thunder’s G-League affiliate the Oklahoma City Blue 109-111 on Wednesday...

Gymnasts defeat Warhawks

Alexis Durkee, Sports Writer

February 28, 2019


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The UW Oshkosh gymnastics team came out on top against the defending national champion Warhawks last Sunday in Whitewater. UWO recorded their highest score of the season with a 189.485-189.150 victory. Eight Titans scored in the top six performances and also owned the winner in three individual...

Falcons undefeated in conference play as head coach receives coach of the year

Falcons undefeated in conference play as head coach receives coach of the year

Joe Shulz, Regional News Editor

February 28, 2019


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The UW-Fond du Lac women’s basketball team was undefeated in conference play during the regular season, leading to first-year head coach Jenna Johnson being named Wisconsin Collegiate Conference Coach of the Year. Sophomore Cassidy Williams and freshman Hailey Rusch earned first team all-conference...

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