Weekend sports wrap up

By Colin Marklowitz — Men’s basketball UW–La Crosse 72, UW–Stout 47 A poor shooting night for the University of Wisconsin–Stout men’s basketball team led to a loss in the Blue Devils’ first conference matchup of the season. Stout shot just 34.8 percent from the field and was outrebounded by a 41-32 margin. Jarvis Ragland (Sr,…

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Sports wrap up

By Colin Marklowitz — HOCKEY Augsburg College 7, UW-Stout 3 University of St. Thomas 4, UW-Stout 0 The University of Wisconsin–Stout hockey team kicked off the home portion of their schedule with a pair of losses on Friday, Nov. 14 and Saturday, Nov. 15. Against Augsburg on Friday, the Blue Devils managed to score three…

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Sports wrap-up

By Colin Marklowitz — Hockey The University of Wisconsin–Stout men’s hockey team kicked off the 2014 season on the road, falling 6-2 against the Lake Forest College Foresters on Saturday, Nov. 1. Lake Forest scored two goals in the first, three in the second and one in the third period. Both of Stout’s goals came…

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Volleyball team looks to stay hot

By Colin Marklowitz — This past weekend, the Blue Devils volleyball team won their 19th game of the season, the most for any University of Wisconsin–Stout volleyball team since 2004. In Head Coach Laura Evans’ first season at the helm of the program, the team has put together a terrific season. The Blue Devils are…

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The scoreboard: Weekend sports wrap-up

By Colin Marklowitz — Tennis: UW–Whitewater 9, UW–Stout 0 University of Wisconsi­n­–Stout’s tennis team closed out the regular season portion of their schedule on Saturday, Oct. 18, falling 9-0 against University of Wisconsin–Whitewater at South Tennis Courts in Menomonie. Stout’s No. 3 doubles team of Danielle Lutz (So, Maple Grove, Minn.) and Jenna Welke (Fr,…

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Volleyball team ready to take the next step

By Colin Marklowitz — Before the volleyball season started, the consensus among WIAC coaches was that University of Wisconsin–Stout would finish in the middle of the pack in the final standings. In the pre-season rankings, Stout was selected to finish eighth in the conference. Coming off two straight 15-win seasons, the Blue Devils came into…

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Blue Devil sports wrap up

By Colin Marklowitz — Tennis Despite strong efforts in singles play by Emma Pederson (So, Eau Claire, Wis.), Kelsey Pederson (So, Lake Elmo, Minn.) and Anna Lano (Jr, Chaska, Minn.), the University of Wisconsin–Stout tennis team lost to University of Wisconsin–Oshkosh in Menomonie last Saturday, Oct. 4. Both Pederson’s and Lano battled hard, taking their…

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Women’s golf climbs national rankings, dominate Border Battle

By Colin Marklowitz — With eight of the top 10 finishers belonging to the University of Wisconsin–Stout golf team, the Blue Devils ran away with a victory at the Augsburg Border Battle on Thursday, Sept. 18. The Blue Devil seniors led the team, as they captured the top four individual spots at the tournament. Brittany…

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Ninth-ranked Wartburg runs all over Blue Devils

By Colin Marklowitz _ A week after capturing their first win of the season in the team’s home opener, the University of Wisconsin–Stout’s football team hit a rough patch in the form of a sound defeat at the hands of the Wartburg College Knights. With the game tied 7-7 going into the second quarter, the…

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Sports wrap-up

By Colin Marklowitz — Cross country The Blue Devil men’s cross country team had a stellar day at the Woody Greeno University of Nebraska Invitational on Sept. 20, as three runners finished in the top 10 on the way to a first place team finish. Seniors Patrick Jenkins (Cambridge, Wis.) and Paul Van Grinsven (Little…

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Soccer team splits first two matches of the year

The University of Wisconsin–Stout soccer team got the season started on the right foot, taking a 2-0 game over St. Mary’s University on Sept. 3. Sophomore Lauren Kizlik of Hammond scored both UW–Stout goals, with her sister Jenna, a junior, assisting on the first one. The Blue Devils outshot St. Mary’s 18-5 on the afternoon…

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Blue Devils drop heartbreaker after jumping out to early lead

By Colin Marklowitz — Everything seemed to be going University of Wisconsin–Stout’s way, as the Blue Devils held a 19-7 advantage through three quarters of their season opening matchup against Dakota Wesleyan University on Saturday, Sept. 6. But an offensive explosion in the fourth by the Wesleyan Tigers quickly dashed UW–Stout’s chances, as the Blue…

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Men third, women fourth in first cross-country meet of season

Colin Marklowitz — Freshman runners played a huge role for the University of Wisconsin–Stout cross-country team at the St. Mary’s University Open on Saturday, Sept. 6. Five of each team’s top seven runners were freshman running in their first collegiate meet. On the men’s side, senior David Ritter, from River Falls, Wis., led four Blue…

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Women’s golf team firing on all cylinders early on

By Colin Marklowitz — With the Blue Devils four senior golfers leading the way, the University of Wisconsin–Stout women’s golf team started off the season in strong fashion at the University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire Doug Georgianni Invitational. UW–Stout finished second out of 15 teams as senior Brittany McNett-Emmerich from Madison, Wis. finished fourth individually. In…

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