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Softball team goes 10-4 on Florida trip

Softball team goes 10-4 on Florida trip

CLARION STAFF REPORT

March 27, 2019


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A spring break trip to Florida provided the Madison College softball team the chance to play 14 games in eight days and face some of the other top-ranked teams in its division. The WolfPack went 10-4 on the trip to improve their overall record to 14-6, although they fell to both of the ranked NJCAA...

Baseball team wins 5 of 11 during trek to Arizona

Joseph Craker, Sports Editor

March 27, 2019


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The WolfPack baseball team had to dust themselves off both literally and figuratively during their annual trip to the desert over spring break. Over the week-long retreat to the greater Phoenix area, the ‘Pack got 11 games under their belt against both conference and national competition. Madison...

Meet the Pack

March 27, 2019


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SOFTBALL DANY GUMZ A sophomore infielder and pitcher on the Madison College softball team, Gumz is hitting .481 this season and leads the team in doubles with seven, triples with three and home runs with four. Last year, she batted .462 with five home runs and 40 runs batted in. She played in all 52...

Williams finding success

Williams finding success

Kelly Kubicek, Staff Writer

March 5, 2019


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Aniah Williams always felt like she had the potential to play college basketball. She just wasn’t sure how much attention she’d receive playing on a high school team that rarely won. Williams said her Beloit Memorial team “won three or four games” her entire high school career. “It was stres...

WolfPack women fall to Elgin, end season

Joseph Craker, Sports Editor

March 5, 2019


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Although WolfPack women’s basketball closed out their regular season on a positive note with back to back wins, they were unable to overcome their semifinal opponents in the postseason for the third consecutive year, and finished the season with a 20-8 record. The attitude was a hopeful one prior to tip-...

Softball opens with 4-2 run in ‘The Dome’

Clarion staff report

March 5, 2019


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Despite all the snow on the ground, the Madison College women’s softball team was able to get an early jump on the season with six games this past weekend in Rosemont, Ill. Playing in The Dome at the Ballpark, every game for the WolfPack played was a blowout. Four were lopsided wins, while two were d...

Men’s basketball season ends with 14-13 record

CLARION STAFF REPORT

March 5, 2019


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The Madison College men’s basketball team saw a quick exit from the Region IV tournament, losing to Elgin Community College, 90-79, in the first round on Feb. 25. It was the third-straight year that Madison College was defeated in the semi-final round of the Region IV tournament. Freshman forwar...

Meet the Pack

March 5, 2019


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BASEBALL NICK GILE A middle infielder from Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, Nick Gile will be taking the field for the WolfPack once the weather cooperates this spring. Last year Gile was a standout at the plate, contributing to the team’s run to the NJCAA Division II World Series in numerous categories.  He ...

Milwaukee, Triton College both hit triple digits against WolfPack

Milwaukee, Triton College both hit triple digits against WolfPack

CLARION STAFF REPORT

February 19, 2019


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Three straight double-digit losses to end the season can make it tough on a team that’s a few days away from starting post-season play. But in the case of the Madison College men’s basketball team, those losses came against some tough competition that could help prepare them for what they’ll face in...

Milwaukee Brewers ready for new season

Joe Craker, Sports Editor

February 19, 2019


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My pitching coach in high school used to tell me to forget everything. Be it the previous pitch, batter, inning, game, or even season, the best mindset to have in baseball is a forgetful one. If everything is going well, it is important not to get ahead of yourself, or to let the pressure get to you....

Meet the Pack

February 19, 2019


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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL KAITLYN CLAPPER A two-sport athlete for the ‘Pack, Kaitlyn Clapper was a constant contributor for the women’s soccer team during their successful 2018 season.  Now a Guard for the women’s basketball team, the 5’2” Freshman was a two-sport athlete in at Lodi High School, where she ...

Finishing Strong

Finishing Strong

Joseph Craker, Sports Editor

February 19, 2019


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After taking victories from five of the last six games of the season, all by double digits, WolfPack women’s basketball head into the postseason with a 19-7 record and a 10-4 record in N4C Conference play. The highlight of this positive run of form is most certainly the scoring dominance that has ...

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