By the numbers

By Stephen Eibes —   10 – Tori Workman (Sr, Prior Lake, Minn.) is now only ten strikeouts away from breaking the school record for total strikeouts. She will likely break the record during the team’s stint in Florida over spring break.   91 – John Keefe (So, Medford, Wis.) led the WIAC in total assists…

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A closer look at the record book

By Joey Peterson —   Records in sports are not just numbers, they are numbers that carry a significant meaning: a meaning of a person or team achieving something that no one or no team has achieved before. “Records are made to be broken,” is a saying that anybody who is familiar with sports has probably heard…

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Women’s basketball makes playoff push

By Joey Peterson —   The playoffs are something that each team strives for each season. It is no different for the University of Wisconsin–Stout Women’s basketball team, who is currently in position to make the WIAC conference tournament. “We currently sit in sixth place and could get as high as fourth,” said Mark Thomas, head…

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By the numbers

By Stephen Eibes —   61’ 7” – Lydia Meier (Jr, Middleton, Wis.) broke the school record in the weight throw for the second consecutive week with this throw. This was almost two feet better than the first record breaker.   12 – Kyncaide Diedrich (Fr, Athens, Wis.) had a career best in points Jan. 23…

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By the Numbers

By Stephen Eibes — 2 – Total number of touchdowns in John Redepenning’s (Sr, Rockford, Minn.) career. Both touchdowns were scored in the Nov. 7 football game against UW–Stevens Point. 73 – Hank Kujak (Sr, Blair, Wis.) connected with Brian Alvarez (Sr, Atwater, Calf.) on a 73 yard pass to set up the game winning drive…

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Top 10 football blowouts in WIAC history

By Garrett Aleckson — The University of Wisconsin–Stout faced off against University of Wisconsin–Oshkosh on Oct. 3 for the annual homecoming game. Due to the outcome of the game, I have put together a list of the top football blowouts in Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) history—found in the football records section of wiacsports.com—for your perusal….

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Collin Laursen named semifinalist for William Campbell Trophy

By Garrett Aleckson — University of Wisconsin–Stout defensive back Collin Laursen (Sr, Mondovi, Wis.) was nominated for the William V. Campbell Award. Laursen is one of three Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) student-athletes to be named as semifinalists for the award this season. The National Football Foundation (NFF) awards the William V. Campbell Trophy to a…

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Stout golf teams nearing end of long season

By Garrett Aleckson — Both the University of Wisconsin–Stout men’s and women’s golf teams are in the last portion of their spring schedule. The golf season is split between a fall schedule, which runs from September to October, and the spring schedule, which runs from late March to early May. Men and women’s coach Howie…

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Cross country teams look forward to Conference Championship

By Stephen Eibes — Both the men and women’s cross country teams have broken records, marked personal bests and overall, ran well this season for the University of Wisconsin–Stout. This success has come from great individual performances and perseverance by both teams. Stout has had one of the better years in school history. Kathleen Thorn…

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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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Take me home from the ball game

  By Kylie Bowman   With finals just around the corner, the baseball team is closing out their season. Coach Toby Gardenhire, a former Triple A player with the Minnesota Twins organization, will be finishing his third year coaching here at University of Wisconsin–Stout. When I interviewed him at the beginning of the season, he…

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Softball team second in WIAC midway through season

  By Alyson Kehn The University of Wisconsin–Stout Blue Devil women’s softball has been a powerhouse so far this season, and their sweep over University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire, Northwestern and University of Wisconsin–Superior on April 9, 10 and 13 is a prime example. The Blue Devils defeated UW–Eau Claire 8-6 and 8-4, Northwestern 13-2 and…

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Baseball puts together impressive midseason stretch

  By Kylie Bowman   Over a two week stretch, the University of Wisconsin–Stout baseball team moved into a tie for second place in the WIAC by winning three of four conference games and going 6-4 overall in that time.   UW–Stout vs. UW–Superior, April 9 UW–Stout kicked off the stretch with a trip to…

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Softball sweeps Saturday doubleheader, splits on Sunday

  By Alyson Kehn The University of Wisconsin–Stout Blue Devil’s softball team got off on the right foot in conference play this weekend, taking a pair of games against University of Wisconsin–Stevens Point on Saturday, April 5 and splitting a Sunday doubleheader at University of Wisconsin–Whitewater. UW–Stout had their heads in the game against UW–Stevens…

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Tennis team set for strong spring

  By Kylie Bowman Although the main part of the tennis season doesn’t officially begin until the fall, the women’s tennis team is prepping for a great season right now. Last season did not go as well as they would have liked for the women, and they did not reach their full potential. As a…

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