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WolfPack men’s basketball team off to a 3-5 start on the season

WolfPack men’s basketball team  off to a 3-5 start on the season

Tomaz Farina Escosteguy, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018


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The Madison College men’s basketball team has been busy lately. They have played 3 games at home, at H. Douglas Redsten Gymnasium, and one at Elgin, Illinois. With these four games played in 14 days, the WolfPack’s record is now 3-5 (2-2 at home, 1-2 away, and 0-1 in neutral venues). The WolfPack’s fir...

Annual deer harvest numbers up this season

Joseph Craker, Sports Editor

December 5, 2018


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As hundreds of thousands of Wisconsin hunters pack away their blaze orange for the year, it is well worth a look back on the short but successful nine-day whitetail deer gun hunting season which concluded near the end of last month. What made this season successful?  First of all, the numbers say so. Alth...

Here’s the deal: It’s easy to spot poker tells if you pay attention

Joseph Craker, Sports Editor

December 5, 2018


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As the semester break draws ever nearer, everyone at the college, including both staff and students, are anticipating how they will spend their time away from school.  Some will travel near or far to see family and friends. Others will vacation to exotic, most likely tropical locations. Others still,...

Win streak hits 6 games

Win streak hits 6 games

Joseph Craker, Sports Editor

December 5, 2018


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The WolfPack women’s basketball team continues to roll through their opponents into December, extending their red-hot winning streak to six. Over the course of the run, the now 6-3 ‘Pack have always found a way to edge out their opponents when it mattered. Be it getting the entire team involved in the...

MEET THE PACK

December 5, 2018


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MEN’S BASKETBALL A sophomore guard on the Madison College men’s basketball team, Jalen Addison currently leads the team in scoring with an average of 14.8 points per game. The transfer student from Parkland College in Illinois also has 25 rebounds, 16 assists and 10 steals. He averaged 5.2 points a game last...

Determination and hustle keep WolfPack in games

Determination and hustle keep WolfPack in games

Tomaz Farina Escoteguy, Staff Writer

November 21, 2018


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College basketball is back. The season has just begun, and Madison College’s men basketball team has already played five games. Coach Jamal Palmer’s team has faced five different teams on four away games and one at home. The WolfPack is now 2-3.

Playoffs still a remote possibility for Packers

Joseph Craker, Sports Editor

November 21, 2018


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After yet another disappointing loss last Thursday, the Green Bay Packers have dropped below .500 yet again this season and are now very much at the bottom of the NFC wild-card short list. What’s more, the Packers are now 0-5 on the road this season going into one of the most difficult yet importan...

WolfPack wins 3 in a row

WolfPack wins 3 in a row

Joseph Craker, Sports Editor

November 21, 2018


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The 2018/19 season-opening road trip was rough going for the WolfPack women’s basketball team as they lost the first three contests by significant margins.  The loss to Anoka-Ramsey Community College by a whopping 37 point spread marked the first time the ‘Pack has lost the first three game...

MEET THE PACK

Profiles of WolfPack athletes

November 21, 2018


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MEN’S BASKETBALL A returning starter on the Madison College men’s basketball team, Sean Suchomel started 18 games for the WolfPack last year and played in 29. He averaged 9.4 points, 6 rebounds and a team-high 4.4 assists. This year, the guard has played in all six games. He averages 13.5 points and h...

Successful volleyball season comes to end for WolfPack

Successful volleyball season comes to end for WolfPack

CLARION STAFF REPORT

November 7, 2018


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Madison College’s volleyball team saw its post-season hopes dashed by Harper College for the third straight year. The WolfPack fell 3-1 to Harper in the NJCAA Region IV Division III Tournament Semifinal on Oct. 27.

Men’s basketball adds 3 transfers, 8 incoming freshman to squad

Tomaz Farina Escosteguy and Joe Craker

November 7, 2018


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This season will pose quite a challenge for the inexperienced WolfPack men’s basketball team.  Luckily for the team and fans, Head Coach Jamal Palmer has plenty of experience managing fresh faces.  In his fourth year with the team, Palmer is confident the young team will come together and ...

Young team takes court for women’s basketball

Joseph Craker, Sports Editor

November 7, 2018


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After posting five straight 20-win seasons, the WolfPack women’s basketball team coached by Lois Heeren has its work cut out for it going into 2018-19. The team’s double-digit, season-opening loss to McHenry County College (42-60) should not have fans too pessimistic yet, however. After graduating all...

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