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Men’s basketball follows hot game with 3 losses

Men’s basketball follows hot game with 3 losses

Christina Gordon, Sports Editor

February 20, 2020

For the first time since Nov. 21, the Madison College men’s basketball team scored more than 100 points in a game. On Feb. 1, Madison College beat Harper College, 108-57. The bench provided a lift for the WolfPack scoring 64 of the 108 points.  Three of the bench players set new career highs ...

Ranked and ready

Ranked and ready

Christina Gordon, Sports Editor

February 20, 2020

After a hard loss to Rock Valley College, the No. 13 ranked Madison College women’s basketball team rolled to an easy win against Harper College on Feb. 1.  Madison College held Harper College to five points while going on to score 44 in the first half.  Madison College didn’t slow down in the second half going on to s...

Meet the Pack

February 20, 2020

MEN’S BASKETBALL SHAMAR NEWMAN A sophomore on the Madison College men’s basketball team, Shamar Newman played his freshman season at NJCAA Division III Central Lakes College in Brainerd, Minnesota. Newman averaged 5.4 points, and 3.2 rebounds, per game.  This season Newman is averaging 11.0 points and 4.3 r...

Baseball assistant gets job with Rockies organization

Baseball assistant gets job with Rockies organization

Christina Gordon, Sports Editor

February 20, 2020

  Every coach dreams about coaching in the Major Leagues.  Former Madison College Assistant Coach Trevor Burmeister is one step closer to that. Burmeister recently accepted a position with the Grand Junction Rockies as their hitting coach.  Grand Junction Rockies are a part of the Pion...

Post-season play not a possibility this year

Christina Gordon, Sports Editor

February 5, 2020

Baseball practice has started for Madison College as the team prepares for the start of a new season. Usually, the team has its sights set on post-season play, and for good reason. Madison College has made 14 appearances in the National Tournament in school history, including a point from 2010-2015 ...

WolfPack on rise in rankings

Christina Gordon, Sports Editor

February 5, 2020

After a slow start to the season, the Madison College women’s basketball team has shown continual improvement. “Since the very first game I like what I have seen, I like what I have seen at all positions.”  Madison College coach Lois Heeren said. For the first time this season, the Madis...

Impressive wins for WolfPack basketball

Christina Gordon, Sports Editor

February 5, 2020

After a three-game losing streak earlier this month, the Madison College men’s basketball team has won two games and impressed their coach with their play. The latest win for the Madison College Men’s Basketball team was huge.  Madison College beat Rock Valley College, 78-72, on Jan. 29 and mov...

Meet the Pack

February 5, 2020

MEN’S BASKETBALL EARL LEWIS A sophomore from Madison, Earl Lewis played in 19 games for the WolfPack in the 2018-2019 season. Lewis averaged 2.9 points, and 1.2 rebounds per game last year.  Lewis scored a career-high 22 points this season against Rock Valley College on Jan. 4. Lewis is averaging 11.8...

Up to 12 Big Ten teams could be in the tourney

Bo Suh, Staff Writer

February 5, 2020

It is now February, which means that March madness is on its way along with warmer weather. It has been quite a while since the Big Ten conference games started, and many experts believe 12 out of 14 teams in the Big Ten conference have legit shots at making it to the tournament. According to Joe Lun...

Meet the Pack

January 22, 2020

MEN’S BASKETBALL Jason Williams A freshman from Evansville Indiana, Williams has scored 222 points this season in the 15 games he has played and is averaging 14.8 points per game, and 7.9 rebounds per game.  Williams had a career high 27 points on November 2, 2019 against UW-Sheboygan. ...

Madison College loses 13-point lead, falls to College of DuPage

Madison College loses 13-point lead, falls to College of DuPage

Christina Gordon, Sports Editor

January 22, 2020

A tough second half against the College of DuPage, saw the Madison College men’s basketball team lose a 13-point lead and fall 80-79 at home on Jan. 15. DuPage scored the first 15 points of the second half, holding the WolfPack scoreless for 5 minutes. After multiple ties and lead changes, the DuPa...

WolfPack post 3-straight wins

WolfPack post 3-straight wins

Christina Gordon, Sports Editor

January 22, 2020

After losing its first two conference games of the season, the Madison College women’s basketball team has now rebounded by winning three-straight games. Most recently, the WolfPack dominated the College of DuPage, 84-41, at home on Jan. 15. A big first quarter both offensively and defensively go...

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