Welcoming a New Blue Devil

Alex Lutz – This basketball season brings a new face on the sidelines for the Blue Devil men’s basketball team. Coach Jim Lake has taken the reigns for this year and he is excited about what’s to come.  Lake shared his enthusiasm about being a part of the program here at the University of Wisconsin-Stout….

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Student Athlete Spotlight: Caleb Adams

This issue’s Student-Athlete Spotlight is Caleb Adams, a senior on the University of Wisconsin-Stout football team. Adams is a Supply Chain Management major and is from Rochester, Minnesota.   Why did you choose Stout? I decided to come to Stout because of the football coaching staff and the job placement rate. It is also fairly…

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The Border Wars: Rivalry Between the Vikings and the Packers

Evan Thue – The University of Wisconsin-Stout sits 45 minutes from the Minnesota border. Naturally, many UW-Stout students are from Minnesota and are consequently Vikings fans. Many students like to represent their team proudly, and one rivalry that is very prevalent on campus is the Vikings vs. Packers rivalry. “I am a very proud and…

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Stout Soccer Sports Young Roster

Alex Lutz –  There are freshmen everywhere in sports this year, and the women’s soccer team at University of Wisconsin-Stout is no different. With only two seniors on the team and fifteen freshmen, the women’s team is as young as it gets. The two seniors are Melissa Rice of Madison, Wisc. and Sydney Kasper of…

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Student-Athlete Spotlight: Emily Bialka

Evan Thue –  This issue’s Student-Athlete Spotlight is Emily Bialka a Senior on the UW-Stout Volleyball Team, Bialka is an applied science major and is from Cottage Grove, Minnesota.   Why did you choose Stout? I chose Stout because of their polytechnic reputation and strong STEM programs, and to play volleyball. Outside of school and…

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Swinging into Fall

Alex Lutz – The Stout softball team has had their preparation of fall ball games and an alumni game. The alumni game was slow pitch and none of the girls had ever played slow pitch softball before, they still had a fun time doing it. The Blue Devils have a young team with seven freshmen…

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Student-Athlete Spotlight: Summer Garr

Evan Thue –  This issue’s Student-Athlete Spotlight is Summer Garr a junior on the University of Wisconsin Stout Volleyball Team. Garr is a business administration major and is from Rush City, Minnesota.   Why did you choose Stout? I chose Stout for its large variety of major options and the more hands on approach to…

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Homecoming Football; More than just a Game

Evan Thue – Homecoming week here at UW-Stout is a special occasion, Parades, special events and Stout pride fill the campus and it’s all rounded off by the Homecoming Football Game. The game certainly has its importance around campus, but it’s not just a regular game. The Atmosphere and the buzz the game creates is…

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Student-Athlete Spotlight: Drew Pearson

Evan Thue – This issue’s Student-Athlete Spotlight is Drew Pearson a senior and kicker on the UW-Stout Football Team, Pearson is majoring in information and communication technologies and is from Wausau, Wisconsin.   Why did you choose Stout? I chose Stout because I believed I was a very hands on person who would succeed in…

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UW-Stout Cross Country Ranks 20th in the Country

Alex Lutz –  On the heels of their great season last year, the Blue Devil cross-country team is starting out just as strong as they ended last season. In a recent United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) coaches’ poll, the Blue Devil men’s cross-country team found themselves ranked 20th in the…

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Shaking Off the Summer Rust

Evan Thue – University of Wisconsin-Stout students are probably feeling one big thing, a summer hangover. It’s hard getting back into the swing of studying and doing homework. Some athletes are in the same mindset when trying to get back into sports mode as the leaves turn and fall starts to settle in. Kennedy Strain,…

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Student Athlete Spotlight: Bradley Myers

Even Thue – This issue’s Student-Athlete Spotlight is Bradley Myers, a senior linebacker on the University of Wisconsin-Stout Football team. Myers is a Criminal Justice Rehabilitation major from Dodge Center, Minn.   Why did you choose the University of Wisconsin-Stout? I chose to come to Stout because it offered me the opportunity to continue playing…

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UW-Stout Swimming Pool to Stay Closed

Logan Myhre – The University of Wisconsin–Stout has decided not to repair its swimming pool according to a memo emailed to Stout students, faculty and staff. According to the memo, written by Phil Lyons, Vice Chancellor for Administrative and student life services, the pool was closed over winter break to conduct a full maintenance review….

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Saying Goodbye to Stout

Evan Thue–   It’s never easy to say goodbye to something that you love. There are some things in college to which you dedicate hours and hours of time and energy and that’s no different for athletes and their respective sports. The softball and baseball seasons are nearing towards the end of their seasons, and,…

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Winter Weather continually hinders spring sports

Logan Myhre- While the weather seems to be warming quickly, the extended onslaught of winter weather in Wisconsin has caused a slew of problems for spring sports at the University of Wisconsin–Stout. Virtually all of the spring sports teams have had to make changes to their schedule and even cancel some games and/or tournaments. UW–Stout…

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