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Women’s basketball loses to Knights, 91-84

Amy Warrichaiet, General Staff
December 4, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Top Story

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville women’s basketball team fought hard in overtime but lost to the Wartburg College Knights on Friday, Nov. 21. “They say you win or you learn,” head coach Megan Wilson said. “I hope tonight we learned something and we can... Read more »

Men’s basketball beats Panthers, 73-42 Amy Warrichaiet warrichaieta

Sara Myers, General Staff
December 4, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Top Story

The game against the Principia College Panthers got off to slow start for University of Wisconsin-Platteville men’s basketball team Friday, November 21. However, the Pioneers capitalized on a late surge with 13 players scoring to get the win beating the Panthers 73-42. During... Read more »

Football team tests high-tech helmet technology

Football team tests high-tech helmet technology

Jeremy Cieslewicz, General Staff
December 4, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Top Story

This fall the UW-Platteville football team began using a new system to monitor its players. The coaching staff received the Riddell Insite Impact Response System through a sales representative for Riddell Team Sales who offered a deal to the athletic and training staff. The... Read more »

Oshkosh stifles Pioneers’ playoff hopes in triple overtime, 30-27

Regina Neenan, Local Editor
December 2, 2014
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The University of Wisconsin-Platteville Pioneer football team went into triple overtime, battling the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Titans through the first accumulating snowfall of the winter season, Saturday. The game resulted in a tough 30-27 Pioneer defeat. “It... Read more »

Stocki and Johnson lead Pioneers in Gabe Miller Tip Off

Stocki and Johnson lead  Pioneers in Gabe Miller Tip Off

Samantha Way, General Staff
December 2, 2014
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Home court advantage is an understatement when considering the University of Wisconsin-Platteville Men’s basketball season opening Gabe Miller Tip Off Classic games. The Pioneers went up against the Coe College Kohawks and the Ripon College Redhawks Nov. 15 and 16. The... Read more »

Six returners set to anchor Pioneers

Six returners set to anchor Pioneers

Brisa Hammel, General Staff
November 13, 2014
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Now that the weather is cooling down, Bo Ryan Court is heating up as the University of Wisconsin-Platteville men’s basketball team kicks off their 2014-15 season. The team has six returning starters and is ready to showcase the seasoned talents of three sophomores,... Read more »

Senior night ends with 1-0 victory over Oshkosh

Sara Myers
November 11, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Top Story

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville Women’s Soccer team celebrated Senior Night at home with a 1-0 win against the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Titans, Nov. 1. The match marked the final game of the season for the Pioneers. The game got off to a slow start as... Read more »

Pioneers come close, not enough to beat champs, 7-17

Pioneers come close, not enough to beat champs, 7-17

Shelby LeDuc, Sports Editor
November 11, 2014
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The 16th-ranked University of Wisconsin-Platteville Pioneer football team lost 7-17 to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Warhawks during the 20th annual George Chryst Memorial Bowl, Saturday. The undefeated Warhawks are ranked No. 1 in the nation for DIII football. ... Read more »

Pioneers triumph in last home game of season

Pioneers triumph in last home game of season

Brissa Hammel, General Staff
November 11, 2014
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Senior night proved bittersweet for the women of the University of Wisconsin-Platteville volleyball team when they defeated the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Titans, 3-2, during the last home volleyball game of the season, Oct. 22. Amongst a crowd of 300 spectators,... Read more »

Sarr kicks winning goal to trump Loras College in overtime

Shelby LeDuc, Sports Editor
October 23, 2014
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Strong defensive tactics were utilized when the University of Wisconsin-Platteville men’s soccer team hosted the eighth-ranked Loras College Duhawks, Oct. 15. The Pioneers and the Duhawks put up tough fights both offensively and defensively which resulted in a two scoreless halves. The Duhawks... Read more »