Like Father, Like Squirrel

Evan (Money Man) Thue – Excitement around campus has been undeniable because of a rumor that has been flying around. It is speculated that Nutty the Squirrel, famous NBA Hall of Fame basketball player, nut enthusiast, and University of Wisconsin-Stout alumnus will be returning to campus to coach the University of Wisconsin-Stout men’s basketball team….

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Student Athlete Spotlight: Blaze (Bobby) Blue Devil

Evan (Taco Stand) Thue – This issue’s mascot spotlight is Blaze (Bobby) Blue Devil, a captain on the University of Wisconsin-Stout water aerobics team. Blaze is an early childhood education major and is from the land down under, not Australia though. Why did you choose to be a mascot at Stout? Same reasons as most…

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Blue Devil All-Stars

Even Thue – After a season of hard work, tough games, and a tough schedule, University of Wisconsin Stout football has started to wind down. However, with all the great plays this season, four Stout’s own students were selected to play in this year’s postseason events. Offensive lineman Caleb Adams and long snapper Clay Dziekan…

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Student Athlete Spotlight: Bailey Diersen

Evan Thue – This issue’s Student-Athlete Spotlight is senior Bailey Diersen, guard on the University of Wisconsin-Stout women’s basketball team. Diersen is majoring in applied science and is from Wausau, Wisconsin.   Why did you choose Stout? When I visited Stout for the first time, it felt like home. I loved the close-knit community vibe…

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Stout Student Receives All-Academic Award

Alex Lutz – Balancing sports and academics is no easy task, yet one senior University of Wisconsin-Stout student Sydney Kasper of Owatonna, Minnesota, found the right balance between soccer and academics. Kasper was named an Academic All-American after her performance this year. The award is based on Kasper’s academic performance as well as her athletic…

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Student Athlete Spotlight: John Keefe

Evan Thue –  This issue’s Student-Athlete Spotlight is John Keefe,  a senior guard on the University of Wisconsin-Stout Men’s Basketball team. Keefe is majoring in early childhood education and is from Medford, Wisc.    Why did you choose Stout? I chose Stout because I wanted to play basketball at a high level. Tt was close…

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End of a Season, End of an Era

Alex Lutz –  The University of Wisconsin-Stout football team wrapped up their season on Nov. 10 against UW-Oshkosh. As a result, the program said goodbye to their senior players. The Blue Devils finished the season 5-5 to remain at .500, but many of the players felt this was a bittersweet outcome for the football program….

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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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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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