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WolfPack gets big win over Elgin: Victory against No. 2 ranked team has Madison College men’s basketball team ready for start of conference play

WolfPack gets big win over Elgin: Victory against No. 2 ranked team has Madison College men’s basketball team ready for start of conference play

Clarion Staff Report

December 5, 2017


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Bill Kegler’s team rode a second half wave of 3-pointers to a 98-63 victory over the No. 2 ranked team in the nation. So naturally, after the big win over Elgin Community College on Dec. 2, the Madison College coach wanted to talk about defense. Kegler said the topic came up right away when he...

Madison College fights through injuries for win

Clarion Staff Report

December 5, 2017


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Early season injuries have forced Madison College women’s basketball coach Lois Heeren to juggle her line up throughout the team’s first nine games this season. In fact, only two players have started every game and 7 of the 11 players on the roster have missed games. One of the players who has...

Meet the Pack

December 5, 2017


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Men's Basketball Jezzriah Burton A 6-foot, 2-inch guard from Nicolet High School in Milwaukee, Jezzriah Burton is in his second year with the Madison College men’s basketball team. He has played in all 9 games this season and averages 13.4 points and 3.8 rebounds a game. Last year, he played in 23 game...

WolfPack men win 2 games on the road

Bailey Ayres, Sports Editor

December 5, 2017


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The WolfPack got an 87-76 win against Rochester Community and Technical College (Minnesota) two days before Thanksgiving break started. The WolfPack took charge in the second half after seeing the score tied four times earlier in the game. Madison College had 20 points off turnovers and 15 bench points. Tyree...

A season to remember:Women’s soccer team ends year with close losses, but sets record for most victories

Bailey Ayres, Sports Editor

November 21, 2017


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The WolfPack women’s soccer team made their first trip to nationals in program history this season. The team lost both games, but making into the final eight in the nation was an accomplishment they’ll never forget. The season was the best in program history, with a record of 15-3-2. The WolfPack...

Getting a course on campus was a logistical challenge

Andrew Kicmol, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017


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The challenge course is a can’t-miss visual as you drive on Anderson Street. Nestled in-between the willow trees and the marsh, the towering climbing wall and zip line are located near the Goodman Sports Complex. The course, which was the dream of Scot Vesterdahl, the former director of fitness...

Early games show mix of scorers for men’s team

Bailey Ayres, Sports Editor

November 21, 2017


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The Madison College men’s basketball team is getting off to a smooth start with a 3-3 record. The WolfPack is finally getting a chance to show-off both returning players, and incoming players. In the Anoka-Ramsey Community College Tournament that took place on Nov. 10-12 the WolfPack went undefeated...

Meet The Pack

November 21, 2017


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Men's Basketball Tyree Young A 5-foot, 11-inch sophomore on the Madison College men’s basketball team, Tyree Young has started all six games for the team this year and is scoring a team-high 14.7 points a game. He also has 23 rebounds, 16 assists and 13 steals. Last year, he started 27 games and averaged...

Women’s basketball team gains experience against strong foes

Ethan Maurice, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017


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The WolfPack women’s basketball team returned from the Anoka-Ramsey Tournament with one win and one loss, and a lot of valuable experience. A win over hosts Anoka-Ramsey, followed by a loss to St. Cloud Technical Community College completed the Wolfpack’s first weekend tournament. The WolfPack...

Meet the Pack

November 7, 2017


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Women's Soccer Tianna Sackett A freshman on the Madison College women’s soccer team, Tianna Sackett is a midfielder and defender. She has played in all 18 games, starting 12. Sackett has scored six goals and has recorded five assists this season, taking 28 shots. A three-sport athlete at West ...

Volleyball falls short against Harper

Andrew Kicmol, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017


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Madison College’s successful volleyball season ended just a few points shy of earning a national tournament berth after falling to rival Harper College, 3-2, in the NJCAA Region IV Championship on Oct. 28. The WolfPack had a first round bye and started play in the tournament semifinal by beating...

Basketball Season Preview: 3 co-captains hope to guide WolfPack women to success

Ethan Maurice, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017


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Four returning players and plenty of fresh faces give the Madison College women’s basketball coach Lois Heeren much to look forward to this season. The WolfPack finished 20-7 last year and return Megan Corcoran, Peyton Trapino, Cheyanne Jo Udelhoven and Shakira Burks to the lineup. One challenge...

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