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Finally, a Super Bowl that upstaged the commericals and side shows

Alfred C. Johnson, Staff Writer
February 15, 2017
Filed under Sports

If you are still recovering from what transpired in Super Bowl LI, it is all right. I guarantee you both of the great cities of Boston and Atlanta have not recovered either. On Feb. 5, the world witnessed one of the greatest Super Bowls of all time between the Patriots and the Falcons. New England...

Meet The Pack

February 15, 2017
Filed under Sports

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL JAMIE FALK A 5-7 sophomore guard, Jamie Falk has started all 24 games for the Madison College women’s basketball team this season. She averages 6.3 points and 4.3 rebounds a game and has 48 assists and 28 steals. A year ago, she played in 27 games for the WolfPack. Falk tr...

New Top Scorer: Slaney is new all-time leading scorer for women’s basketball with 1,094 points

New Top Scorer: Slaney is new all-time leading scorer for women’s basketball with 1,094 points

Clarion Staff Report
February 15, 2017
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Rachel Slaney became the new all-time leading scorer for the Madison College women’s basketball team during a 50-point victory over Wilbur Wright College on Feb. 8. Slaney entered the game needing just seven points to claim the school’s scoring record, and ended up scoring 25 in her team’s 74-24...

From Wisconsin great to hero of the Super Bowl

From Wisconsin great to hero of the Super Bowl

Alfred C. Johnson, Staff Writer
February 15, 2017
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

If there was anything Wisconsin could cheer for in this past super bowl, it was former Wisconsin running back James White. The country may not have heard of him, but here in Wisconsin, he was a unforgettable member of the Wisconsin Badgers Football team. But his success didn’t start in Wisconsin....

Too good not to play

Too good not to play

Ethan Maurice, Staff Writer
January 31, 2017
Filed under Sports

When Rachel Slaney graduated from Barneveld High School, she had no plans to play collegiate basketball. As a four-time all-conference and three-time all-state player, she heard from plenty interested schools. She just didn’t respond back. But things changed when former Madison College coach...

Women’s basketball team continues to battle for top spot in conference

Bailey Ayres, Sports Editor
January 31, 2017
Filed under Sports

Despite a recent loss to No. 2 ranked Rock Valley College, the Madison College women’s basketball team has been on a roll lately. Madison College defeated Triton College, 107-83, on Jan. 28 and has won seven of its last eight games to push its record to 17-4. “Our team is playing really well...

WolfPack stays close, but falls to Triton

Clarion staff report
January 31, 2017
Filed under Sports

After falling behind by seven points in the first half, Madison College battled back the entire second half against Triton College at home on Jan. 28. Although the WolfPack got within a point with 19 seconds left, the team missed a last-second three-point attempt and fell, 70-67. Despite the loss,...

Super Bowl hopes end in despair at the Georgia Dome 

James Roufus, Staff Writer
January 31, 2017
Filed under Sports

For true Packer fanatics, it takes a real whooping to sour their Sunday. In the NFC Championship, the “birds” delivered just that. Aaron Rodgers, now 33, took a beating in that game that was worse than anything Itchy has ever done to Scratchy. By the time the first half was over, I wasn’t...

Kegler family, WolfPack welcome newest arrival

Bailey Ayres, Sports Editor
January 31, 2017
Filed under Sports

The Madison College WolfPack Athletics family got a little bit bigger over winter break when men’s basketball coach Bill Kegler became a first-time father. Kegler and his wife, Nya, welcomed their daughter, Jamila Kennedy, into the world on Dec. 27. “It is an amazing experience that no...

Meet the Pack

January 31, 2017
Filed under Sports

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL Megan Corcoran A freshman from Madison LaFollette, Megan Corcoran is a guard for the Madison College women’s basketball team. She has played in 20 games this season, starting 13. She averages 13.5 points a game and 5.1 rebounds. Corcoran has hit a team-high 35 three-poi...

Racking Up The Wins: Madison College women’s basketball team sizzling hot with a 13-3 overall record

Racking Up The Wins: Madison College women’s basketball team sizzling hot  with a 13-3 overall record

Alison Ahlgrim, News Editor
January 17, 2017
Filed under Sports

While most Madison College students took a break, the women’s basketball team was busy racking up some impressive wins on the court. Most recently, the WolfPack routed the Milwaukee Area Technical College Stormers 88-59 at home on Jan. 11. The crowd sizzled with energy from people there to watch...

Entering conference play on an upswing

Entering conference play on an upswing

Bailey Ayres, Sports Editor
January 17, 2017
Filed under Sports

The Madison College men’s basketball team enters the second half of its season with a 9-8 record, having opened 2017 by winning three of four games. “We have had a good start to the season,” said coach Bill Kegler. “We have played a very rigorous schedule, and it has forced us to compete every...

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