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Men fall in WIAC Tournament Championship

Colten Bartholomew, Sports Editor

February 28, 2013

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After defeating University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point 60-56 in the semifinal round of the WIAC Championship Tournament, the Pioneer men’s basketball team lost in the championship game to rival University of Wisconsin-Whitewater...

Platteville 9 set to take field on Saturday

Zachary Miedl, General Reporter

February 28, 2013

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After having seven seniors graduate last year, the Pioneer baseball team is looking to build off of last year’s team that ended their season 11-29 overall and 7-17 in the WIAC. The 2013 season began with the 11th annual First...

Football schedules September trip to Oregon

Alexander Graham, General Reporter

February 28, 2013

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The University of Wisconsin-Platteville football team will travel to Portland, Ore., to play Lewis and Clark College in September. The team announced the trip when they released the schedule for the 2013 season Feb. 18. According...

Women fall in season finale 77-68

Elizabeth Niehaus, General Reporter

February 21, 2013

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In their final game of the season, the University of Wisconsin-Platteville women’s basketball team fell to the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire 77-68 on Bo Ryan Court Feb. 13. After the Pioneers cut a Bluegold nine-point...

McCarty powers Pioneers at Cardinal Classic

Katie Martin, General Reporter

February 21, 2013

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The University of Wisconsin-Platteville men’s and women’s track teams took third and sixth place, respectively, at the Cardinal Classic in Naperville, Ill., Feb. 15. Senior Jordan Olp finished second in the 200-meter dash...

PAC upgrades being revisited

Alexander Graham, General Reporter

February 21, 2013

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The Pioneer Activity Center was expanded and the fitness center and weight room were upgraded two and a half years ago. According to University of Wisconsin-Platteville Athletic Director Mark Molesworth, the new student-funded...

Hockey Club wins MACHA Silver Division

Matthew Ahasay, Opinions Editor

February 21, 2013

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With a roster full of freshman and a new training regimen, there was doubt among the veterans of the Pioneer Hockey Club that the team could reach their goal of winning their MACHA Division III conference championship. In a...

Sports in Brief

Colten Bartholomew, Sports Editor

February 21, 2013

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Pioneers win at UW-La Crosse The Pioneers men’s basketball team defeated the Unviersity of Wisconsin-La Crosse 60-58 in the first round of the WIAC     Championship Tournament on Tuesday. Junior center Chas Cross led th...

Manning, Stocki help Pioneers earn Senior Day win over Eagles

Katie Martin

February 14, 2013

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The Pioneer men’s basketball team defeated University of Wisconsin-La Crosse with the help of five players scoring in the double-digits on Senior Day, 77-70,   on Feb. 9 at Bo Ryan Court. Sophomore forward Jake Manning scored...

Men’s basketball sweeps West Coast contests

Alexander Graham, General Reporter

February 14, 2013

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Every year, the University of Wisconsin-Platteville men’s basketball team travels to a different area of the United States over winter break.  This year, the team enjoyed the warmth of California.  Hosted by the University...

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