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Madison College’s 2nd-ranked volleyball team off to another strong start

Madison College’s 2nd-ranked volleyball team off to another strong start

Andrew Kicmol, Staff Writer

September 13, 2017


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First year head coach Ashley Davis comes into this season facing high expectations and so far, the volleyball team is having a strong season. The home opener and family night for the WolfPack volleyball team was Aug. 31. Invited friends and family got to watch the WolfPack win in convincing fashion...

Women’s soccer team plays tough at home

Bailey Ayres, Sports Editor

September 13, 2017


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So far this season, the WolfPack are undefeated at home, having kicked off their season with back-to-back shutouts. But there are some improvements that still need to be made, according to coach Matt Schwartz. “We have a lot get done organizationally,” said Schwartz. “They need to work on how...

Meet The Pack

September 13, 2017


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Men's Soccer Blake Dehn A 6-foot, 4-inch goalie, Blake Dehn is in his second year with the Madison College men’s soccer team. He has started all six games in goal for the WolfPack this season, allowing nine goals with 28 saves and a 1.46 goals against average. He has posted one shutout so far...

Coaching a labor of love: Davis is ready to lead the successful WolfPack program

Coaching a labor of love: Davis is ready to lead the successful WolfPack program

Andrew Kicmol, Staff Writer

August 28, 2017


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Ashley Davis may be new to her head coaching job at Madison College, but coaching volleyball has been a labor of love for her for the past 14 years. Whether it was when she was going to school or working, she’s always had a hand in coaching, and it’s no different now as she takes her new role. Head-coaching...

WolfPack women’s soccer team hopes to continue its steady improvement

Bailey Ayres, Sports Editor

August 28, 2017


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A year ago, the Madison College women’s soccer team faced the tough challenge of not having a home field. With Goodman Sports Complex under construction, they had to travel off campus even for their home games. Despite that, the team finished with a winning record at 9-8, and never lost a match...

Men’s soccer team opens season with home win over Malcom X

Men’s soccer team opens season with home win over Malcom X

Clarion Staff Report

August 28, 2017


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The Madison College men’s soccer team opened the season at the new Goodman Sports Complex with a 2-1 win over Malcom X College on Aug. 22. Freshman Brandon Griffin scored the team’s first goal just over 17 minutes into the match, heading in a corner kick from Marco Peruzzo. The team’s second...

Meet The Pack

August 28, 2017


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Men's Soccer Ricardo Ramos A midfielder/forward on the Madison College men’s soccer team, Ricardo Ramos started 16 of 18 matches last year. He scored two goals and had five assists and took 12 shots during the season as he helped lead the WolfPack to an overall record of 13-2-3. He is one of o...

Crossfit games make the move to Madison

Bailey Ayres, Sports Editor

August 28, 2017


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If you were around the Dane County Coliseum area from Aug. 3 to Aug. 6, you would have noticed the area looking quite different and a lot busier than usual, thanks to the Crossfit Games. Before making the move to Madison, the games were held in Los Angeles for about 10 years, according to the Crossfit...

Toby Andrews and TeAnn Harms named ‘Sportspeople of the Year’

Bailey Ayres and Ethan Maurice

May 2, 2017


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Toby Andrews and TeAnn Harms were recognized as the Madison College Sportspeople of the Year at the athletic department’s annual banquet held on April 19 in Redsten Gymnasium. Andrews, a liberal arts transfer student from London, England, played basketball for two seasons before competing in men’s soccer this past season. He said he was surprise...

Parker leaves as winningest volleyball coach

Parker leaves as winningest volleyball coach

Bailey Ayres, Sports Editor

May 2, 2017


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The winningest coach in Madison College volleyball history announced in April that he is stepping down as head coach. Toby Parker has coached the team for the past 12 years, posting a 331-81 record and winning back-to-back national championships. “Being able to give back to a sport that has given...

Meet the Pack

May 2, 2017


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Baseball Zack Bailey A sophomore infielder on the Madison College baseball team, Zach Bailey has played in 29 games this season and started 27. He is averaging .338 with 23 hits in 68 at-bats, with one home run and four doubles. Bailey has scored 21 runs and driven in 22 RBIs. Last year, he played i...

Softball team ends season with 34-17 overall record

Softball team ends season  with 34-17 overall record

Ethan Maurice, Staff Writer

May 2, 2017


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WolfPack softball team has closed its season on a high note, winning nine of their last 10 games. The ‘Pack swept Conference Rivals Harper and Milwaukee Tech, and non-conference Dakota Community and Technical College and Sauk Valley Community College, all doubleheaders, as well as splitting a doubleheader...

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