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Orner, Depies lead women’s cross country

Sara Seidel, Staff Reporter

October 11, 2012

The women’s cross country team held their first home meet Oct. 6 at Cole Acres in Cuba City, which will also be the location for the 2012 WIAC Cross Country Championships later this month. Alyssa Duncan and Paeton Wantuch...

Volleyball owns invite, Kirchner recognized

Anna Strasser, Staff Reporter

October 11, 2012

The Pioneer Women’s volleyball team (16-7)  put on a dominating performance in the University of Wisconsin-Platteville Invitational tournament by going 4-0 in the on the weekend and winning the title game in only four sets. For...

Soccer team stampedes Coe, nets No. 19 ranking

Julian Robertson, Staff Reporter

October 10, 2012

he Pioneer men’s soccer team (10-1-1) steam-rolled over Coe College, winning 8-0 Sept. 27. Seven different players contributed goals to the win. Pioneer freshman Mbodje Sarr was named WIAC Offensive Player of the Week...

Pioneers lose first WIAC contest 27-26: Warhawks take George Chryst Memorial Bowl after Pioneer comeback effort comes up short

Topher Scheeler, Assistant Sports Editor

October 10, 2012

Luck was not on the Pioneer sidelines Saturday. After mounting a comeback effort on the arm of third-string sophomore quarterback Bryce Corrigan, the Pioneers (3-1, 0-1 WIAC) scored with 11 seconds to play, making the score...

Women’s cross country team begins season

Sara Seidel, Staff Reporter

October 10, 2012

The women’s cross country team started the season off strong competing at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater and University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. Every athlete was able to run in Eau Claire, and the team was led by sophomore...

Ybarra travels winding road back to field

Kyle Saxe, Staff Reporter

October 10, 2012

Pioneers senior defensive back Kevin Ybarra has had a long, winding return to the football field. After sustaining a season-ending Achilles tendon injury in the second game last year against University of Wisconsin-Stevens...

Chmiel uses speed, skill to lead Pioneers

Anna Strasser, Staff Writer

October 10, 2012

Brandon Chmiel, a senior from Cedarburg, Wisc., two-time all-conference player and two-time WIAC Offensive Player of the Week, is leading his Pioneer men’s soccer team from the front. In the team’s 2-0 win over then-ranked...

Soccer downs No. 4 Loras 2-1

Corey Straubhaar, Staff Writer

October 10, 2012

The final seconds ticked off the clock and the home team sprinted onto the field. The giant had fallen. The University of Wisconsin-Platteville Pioneers (7-1-1) triumphed over the No. 4 nationally-ranked Loras College Duhawks...

Special teams spark Pioneer victory

Topher Scheeler, Assistant Sports Editor

October 10, 2012

An excellent performance from the No. 13 Pioneers special teams forced two fumbles and allowed ample opportunities for the offense, setting the stage for a 49-19 Pioneer win. “Defense and special teams were able to pull off...

Cushley, Pioneer volleyball take down Titans

Sara Seidel, Staff Reporter

October 10, 2012

The Pioneer women’s volleyball team (10-3, 1-0 WIAC) impressed their home crowd Sept. 19 by winning the first game of their WIAC conference schedule against the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Titans in 5 sets. In the first...

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