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Player to coach, Stallion’s story from past to present

Player to coach, Stallion’s  story from past to present

Santana Wilson, Student Reporter
May 8, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Top Story

University of Wisconsin-Platteville basketball would not be the all-American-producing, top-20-contending program without the influence of student-athletes, such as Robert Stallion. Stallion grew up in Cleveland, Ohio, and he was born in 1991; he was also raised as the eldest son under Tanya Edwards... Read more »

WIAC in Spring, Pioneers compete in best D3 conference

WIAC in Spring, Pioneers compete in best D3 conference

Jeremy Williamson, Sports Editor
May 1, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Top Story

As the semester’s end begins to draw near and the spring athletic seasons prepare to wrap up the final weeks of competition, one must consider not only how the teams faired throughout the conference but also why various circumstances occurred throughout the season. What... Read more »

Pioneers drop 2, much to build on

Pioneers drop 2, much to build on

Jeremy Williamson, Sports Editor
April 24, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Top Story

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville Pioneers lost a doubleheader 9-3, 7-0 to conference juggernaut University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Warhawks at Kendall Murray Field on April 22. The first game provided the most productivity for the Pioneers, especially the pitching staff, as they held the Warhawks... Read more »

Titans take over, baseball team expects more

Titans take over, baseball team expects more

Sara Newquist, News Editor
April 17, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Top Story

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville’s baseball team lost both games to the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh during their doubleheader on April 12. This loss is the sixth one throughout the UW-Platteville baseball team’s losing streak this season. Although the Pioneers held a 3-2 lead until... Read more »

4-game homestand fail

4-game homestand fail

Jeremy Williamson, Sports Editor
April 17, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Top Story

First pair of losses went to the big batted Titans of UW-Oshkosh, 4-1 and 14-7, defense is main issue Even with the snow melted, the green grass and the warm temperatures, the University of Wisconsin-Platteville softball team was unable to come away with a win in a doubleheader... Read more »

Track competes with best in nation

Track competes with best in nation

Kristin Barrette, Student Reporter
April 17, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Top Story

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville’s track and field team hosted their first outdoor invitational meet outside of the William’s Fieldhouse at the UW-Platteville outdoor complex on April 12. The event was named Division III Meet of the Week by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches... Read more »

Trap team shoots way to victory

Trap team shoots way to victory

Jeremy Williamson, Sports Editor
April 10, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Top Story

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville’s trap team took first at the North Central Regional match in Sparta, Ill., on April 5. The team left Platteville around 4 p.m. and arrived in Sparta at 10 p.m., followed by a Saturday afternoon of shooting around 1:30 p.m. The premiere World Shooting and... Read more »

Softball wins home debut

Softball wins home debut

Jeremy Williamson, Sports Editor
April 3, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Top Story

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville softball team (10-9) swept its home-opening doubleheader against Clarke University (11-9) on March 31. The Pioneers pulled out a narrow 2-1 victory in the first game and used a four-run first inning to take the second game 6-3. Both games were held at Ralph... Read more »

Sportsmen’s Club shoots its way to nationals

Jeremy Williamson, Sports Editor
March 31, 2014
Filed under Sports

On March 16, the University of Wisconsin-Platteville Sportsmen’s Club sent eight of their best pistol shooters to Fort Benning, Ga. The eight shooters, known as the Pioneer Pistol team, comprised the first Wisconsin collegiate team to compete in the third annual Scholastic Pistol Program Collegiate... Read more »

Key returners, young talent spark Pioneers’ season

Jeremy Williamson, Sports Editor
March 13, 2014
Filed under Sports, Top Story

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville’s softball team utilized a 2-2 road trip start to propel themselves into an optimistic season. The team traveled to Missouri on March 9, losing two in a row (6-1, 15-11) to Fontbonne University, Mo., but matched their losses with a pair of wins (7-6, 11-1)... Read more »