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UW Oshkosh falls to Badgers

UW Oshkosh falls to Badgers

Ally Gwidt, Assistant Sports Editor

November 8, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spotlight, Top Stories

The UW Oshkosh women’s basketball team lost 79-51 in an exhibition matchup against NCAA Division I University of Wisconsin on Sunday at the Kohl Center in Madison. The Badgers secured a 12-0 run early in the first quarter until the Titans answered with nine straight points to advance the score 1...

UWO visits Madison for preseason opener

UWO visits Madison for preseason opener

Neal Hogden, Managing Editor

November 8, 2018


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The UW Oshkosh, men’s basketball team lost a preseason game to the Division I Wisconsin Badgers, but UWO junior forward Adam Fravert led all scorers with 20 points in the 82-70 loss at the Kohl Center in Madison on Friday. The Titans had four players in double-digits and limited the Badgers to 25...

Volleyball season ends in semifinals

Colan Treml, writer

November 8, 2018


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The UW Oshkosh women’s volleyball team lost a highly contested match against UW-Whitewater in the semifinal round of the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference league tournament last Thursday. Ranked fourth in the NCAA Midwest region, UW-Whitewater came into the postseason tournament as...

Wrestling dominates in season opener

Billy Piotrowski, Sports Writer

November 8, 2018


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The UW Oshkosh wrestling season kicked off last Saturday at the Pointer Open at UW-Stevens Point. The tournament was not scored, but the Titans exceeded expectations in their first meet of the season. After working hard in the off-season, UWO was ready to get back on the mat with a renewed energy...

UW Oshkosh struggles against Blugolds, playoff hopes gone

Evan Moris, Sports Editor

November 8, 2018


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The UW Oshkosh football team fell to UW-Eau Claire 20-14 in its final road game of the year on Saturday. The Titans headed into the matchup versus the Blugolds coming off a disappointing loss to UW-Stevens Point the week prior that effectively knocked UWO out of playoff contention. The Titans’...

Swim and dive record first win

Swim and dive record first win

Neal Hodgen, Managing Editor

November 1, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spotlight

The UW Oshkosh men’s and women’s swim and dive team won its dual meet against Carroll University on Saturday. The men’s team had 10 winners on the day as they defeated Carroll University by a score of 139-47. Sophomores Matt Wilke and Jarrett Lieder and freshman Case Geidl all recorded two...

UWO journalism alumni talk careers in sports

UWO journalism alumni talk careers in sports

Calvin Skalet, Editor in Chief

November 1, 2018


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Cliff Christl works for one of the most recognizable brands in sports history. His job is to record and interpret the history of the Green Bay Packers organization. Christl said an organization like the Packers makes it easy for him to do his job. “No pro football team has a more storied history,”...

Titans upset by Pointers in WIAC’s oldest rivalry

Titans upset by Pointers in WIAC’s oldest rivalry

Evan Moris, Sports Editor

November 1, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spotlight

The UW Oshkosh football team took the field Saturday in hopes of improving their record to 6-2 on the season versus UW-Stevens Point, but fell short 27-21 to the Pointers. Despite dominating the game in yards, first downs and time of possession, the Titans were unable to convert on the field goal...

Soccer goes 0-2 to conclude the season

Soccer goes 0-2 to conclude the season

Ally Gwidt, Assistant Sports Editor

November 1, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spotlight

The UW Oshkosh women’s soccer team concluded its season after going 0-2 last week to UW-Platteville on Saturday and UW-Eau Claire on Tuesday. UWO finished the year with a 7-11-1 record overall and a 3-5 record in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. The sixth-seeded Titans fell...

UWO journalism alumni talk careers in sports

UWO journalism alumni talk careers in sports

Calvin Skalet, Editor in Chief

November 1, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spotlight, Top Stories

How do you affect the sports world without being blessed with a 6’7”, 280 lbs body? Ask Shane Arman. Arman is the senior director at Burns Entertainment & Sports Marketing firm in Chicago. Arman graduated from UW Oshkosh in 2010 with a degree in journalism and an emphasis in public relations. “I’ve...

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