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WolfPack athletes honored with online celebrations

Madison College athletics digital banquet announcement.

Christina Gordon, Sports Editor

May 6, 2020

The 55th annual Madison College athletic awards banquet was supposed to be on April 22, but due to the coronavirus pandemic this year’s awards banquet looked a little different than the past.   This year’s banquet was done all online and went from May 4-8.  The athletic department put...

Passion for baseball started with T-ball, has grown since

Christina Gordon, Staff Writer

May 6, 2020

When I was 6-years-old, my T-ball coach told me “as soon as I put the ball down you swing as hard as you can” so I listened to him. The next thing you heard was PING, you would have thought that I just hit a monster homerun.  But nope, not a homerun. I just hit my coach Steve Coon straight in...

Surviving a sidelined season

Members of the Madison College baseball team watch their teammates in the field during a game from the 2019 season. This year, both the softball and baseball teams are feeling the disappointment of a lost season.

Anica Graney & Christina Gordon, Managing Editor & Sports Editor

April 22, 2020

With the seasons being cut short for the Madison College softball and baseball teams due to the Coronavirus outbreak we caught up with a few of the players to see how they are reacting and what they are doing to stay in shape. Clarion: How will this canceled season impact your baseball career? Meg Miklesh:...

Could you see the Bucks in the NBA Finals?

Detroit Pistons forward Blake Griffin (23) drives against Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) in their NBA game at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, on Dec. 4, 2019. The Bucks won the game, 127-103.

Bo Suh, Staff Writer

April 22, 2020

The NBA season has been held for a while, and everyone is wondering whether it is coming back or not. As a fan of the Milwaukee Bucks, owners of the best record in the NBA, I look forward to having NBA back sooner than later. Here is my prediction of the NBA playoffs might turn out if nothing changes. Eastern Conference ...

Challenge yourself to try and workout once a day

Tessa Morhardt, Editor in Chief

April 22, 2020

Working out in these times may seem impossible within these times while the gyms are closed and we are stuck inside. There are so many easy ways to stay in shape while staying at home during these times though. YouTube has been a great source for getting at home workout plans. Just search at-home...

Who would have won?

Wisconsin Badgers forward Nate Reuvers (35) scores the first field goal of the game against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights on Feb. 23, 2020 at the Kohl Center in Madison, Wis.

Boh Suh, Staff Writer

April 8, 2020

You know what is real madness? No March Madness! That is the real Madness! However, it is understandable with the current coronavirus outbreak that March Madness was cancelled. Still, that does not prevent me from predicting who I think was going to win. This prediction is very subjective (I am...

Lukens to lead WolfPack volleyball

Quinn Lukens is the new Madison College volleyball coach

Clarion Staff Report

April 8, 2020

Quinn Lukens might be new to Madison College, but he’s been a part of the volleyball community in the Madison area for about 10 years. Lukens has coached for 12 years at the club level, 10 of those years in Madison, and has spent three years as a student manager for the Wisconsin Badger volleyball...

Former player joins WolfPack baseball team coaching staff

Former Madison College baseball player Kian O’Brien, joined the team this year as an assistant coach.

Christina Gordon, Sports Editor

April 8, 2020

Kian O’Brien has been playing baseball since he was five, so when his playing career came to an end it was only natural that he found a way to stay in the game. “After I was done playing, I knew that I wanted to stay around the game in some aspect. I figured that it would be a fun way to stay...

Baseball team shows its youth in early games

Madison College pitcher Jackson Brown is shown during a game from the 2019 season. The WolfPack baseball team got in four games before the season was cancelled, winning one of them.

Christina Gordon, Sports Editor

March 25, 2020

The Madison College baseball team was able to get in four games before the season was suspended due to concerns about the novel coronavirus. With just nine players returning and only three sophomores with postseason experience, the baseball team has a young roster with 18 new faces.  Madison...

WolfPack sweeps N4C Jamboree

Madison College sophomore Jordan Martin, right, is shown pitching during the 2019 season. Martin pitched the WolfPack to a win against defending conferene champion Rock Valley College on March 5 in the N4C Jamboree

Anica Graney, Managing Editor

March 25, 2020

The WolfPack softball team finished undefeated at the North Central Conference Dome Jamboree prior to the cancellation of its season due to the spread COVID-19. The team faced eight teams over three days, six of which were conference foes. Madison College opened the Jamboree on March 5 with a close...

Spring Sports Seasons Cancelled

The front page of the Madison College athletic department’s website announces the cancellation of the 2020 spring sports seasons.

Christina Gordon, Sports Editor

March 25, 2020

The Madison College baseball and softball team will have to wait a year to be able to play after the recent cancellation of their respective season by the NJCAA in an effort to protect athletes and fans from the spread of COVID-19.  “We are fully supportive of the measures that both our college...

WolfPack in regional final, but falls short

Christina Gordon, Sports Editor

March 4, 2020

For the first time in four years, the Madison College women’s basketball team made it to the Region IV tournament championship game.  Madison College came into the tournament as the No. 2 seed.  “We would have liked to have the No. 1 seed, but we were excited for the No. 2 seed,” said M...

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