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Frisbee golf team returns from nationals

Autumn Willenborg, General Reporter

May 5, 2016

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The frisbee golf team has returned to campus after participating in the National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships hosted by the Professional Disc Golf Association (PDGA). The National Championships were held in North Augusta,... Read more »

Nutrition seminar discusses supplements and supplementation

Samantha Hoppert, General Reporter

May 5, 2016

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When it comes to performing your best as an athlete, there is more to a routine then simply working out and practicing. One main aspect to note as an athlete is how you treat your body after your workout. Specifically, the vitamins... Read more »

A successful home track invitational brings new records

Erik Michalsen, General Reporter

April 27, 2016

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With the warm weather returning, the track and field team are starting their outdoor season. The Pioneers have one home meet every season which also happens to be the first outdoor meet of the year. It was a two-day event on... Read more »

Hydration and Recovery: A process all athletes should know

Kelsey Farmer, General Reporter

April 27, 2016

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Hydration and Recovery was the topic of discussion for the April 18 sports performance nutrition seminar. This seminar focused on educating attendees about the importance of proper hydration and recovery after a workout or performance. “Our... Read more »

Osborn leads second of six nutrition seminars

Maren Donaldson, General Reporter

April 13, 2016

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At the Williams Fieldhouse, the second student led seminar on nutrition was held on April 4. Greg Osborn, junior health and human performance major, spoke on how to use the food options available to students to eat a balanced... Read more »

First of six seminars: students discuss nutrition for athletes

Kelsey Farmer, General Reporter

April 7, 2016

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The seminar for the Introduction to Nutrition and Macronutrients was held on March 29 in the Williams Fieldhouse. It was the first of six seminars about sports performance nutrition. The session provided an introductory look into... Read more »

Pioneers complete indoor track, field season

Autumn Willenborg, General Reporter

April 7, 2016

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University of Wisconsin-Platteville Indoor Track and Field team competed in the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division III Indoor Track and Field National Championships March 11-12. Junior criminal justice major... Read more »

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