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Badger Sports Ticker: Fall 2014

Fall 2014

With an average of 17,104 fans packing the Kohl Center per game, the UW ranked second highest in home attendance among Big Ten men’s basketball … …

Team Player: Michael Lihrman

Fall 2014

Photo: Jeff Miller

Although today Michael Lihrman x’15 holds the NCAA championship title for weight throw, his introduction to the …

Leading the Whey

Fall 2014

A tart beverage makes for a sweet partnership.

Give Us an A for Academics

Summer 2014

This new center keeps a focus on the end game: getting a degree.

Team Player: Cara Walls x’15

Summer 2014

“My mindset is to go forward and go at people whenever I get the ball.”

Badger Sports Ticker: Summer 2014

Summer 2014

The UW had thirty-five athletes listed on the Academic All-Big Ten teams for their respective sports. To be eligible, student-athletes must be in … …

Head Injuries: Tiny Subjects Shed Light

Spring 2014 — 1 comment

UW scientists find that fruit flies can inform damage in humans.

Team Player: Leonard Manning

Spring 2014

“The key to a good coxswain is realizing that you can’t make the boat go faster. You just make it go as fast as it should.”

Badger Sports Ticker: Spring 2014

Spring 2014

UW Athletic News in Brief

Badger Sports Ticker: Winter 2013

Winter 2013

UW Athletic News in brief

A New Niche on the Ice

Winter 2013

Carla MacLeod’s love of hockey helped her evolve from player to coach.

Team Player: Lauren Carlini x’17

Winter 2013

“When chaos happens, you’ve got to keep the team calm and lead them.”

On the Right Track

Fall 2013 — 1 comment

Ed Nuttycombe’s unwavering focus made him the Big Ten’s winningest coach.

Team Player: James White x’14

Fall 2013

“It feels like just yesterday I was one of the young people in the [locker] room.”

Badger Sports Ticker: Fall 2013

Fall 2013

UW Athletic News in brief

Good Sports

Summer 2013

When it comes to community service, UW athletes are pros.

Team Player: Japheth Cato

Summer 2013

"I’ll always be hungry."

Badger Sports Ticker: Summer 2013

Summer 2013

UW Athletic News in brief

Team Player: Daria Kryuchkova

Spring 2013

Basketball runs in the family for this Russian-born Badger

Badger Sports Ticker: Spring 2013

Spring 2013

UW Athletic News in brief

Sound Minds, Sound Bodies

Spring 2013 — 1 comment

Longtime athletic trainer takes a holistic approach with Badger student athletes.

Instant Replay

Winter 2012

Joe Krabbenhoft returns to UW men’s basketball as team’s video coordinator.

Team Player: Ruby Martin

Winter 2012

This dedicated Badger competes with a positive and competitive attitude.

Badger Sports Ticker: Winter 2012

Winter 2012

UW Athletic News in brief

Badger Sports Ticker: Fall 2012

Fall 2012 — 1 reader letter

UW Athletic News in brief

Competitive Contingent

Fall 2012

Current and former Badgers competed in London’s summer Olympic Games.

Team Player: A. J. Cochran

Fall 2012

When A. J. Cochran x’15 is on the soccer field, people tend to notice.

They Could Have Danced All Night

Summer 2012 — 4 comments

Athleticism guides this motivated team.

Team Player: Monika Jakutyte

Summer 2012

For Monika Jakutyte, raising the bar is a way of life — literally.

Badger Sports Ticker: Summer 2012

Summer 2012

UW Athletic News in brief

Time Out with Coach Kelsey

Spring 2012

The Badger women’s basketball coach has a game plan for building a contender.

Team Player: Jessie Gerry

Spring 2012 — 3 comments

In a sport known for its child prodigies, Jessie Gerry x’12 stands out for a different reason.

Badger Sports Ticker: Spring 2012

Spring 2012

UW Athletic News in brief

Team Player: Daniel Lester

Winter 2011

When Daniel Lester x’13 first jumped into a pool, he was just doing what the doctor ordered.

Badger Sports Ticker: Winter 2011

Winter 2011

UW Athletic News in brief

Brace Yourself

Winter 2011 — 2 comments

A UW trainer leads a first-of-its-kind study on the effectiveness of ankle support.

Badger Sports Ticker: Fall 2011

Fall 2011

UW Athletic News in brief

Team Player: Alex Rigsby

Fall 2011 — 2 comments

It’s never easy replacing a legend, but that’s exactly what UW sophomore Alex Rigsby x’14 is trying to do.

Bat Man

Fall 2011 — 2 comments

David Kretschmann is working to make baseball bats break safely.

From Press to Professor

Summer 2011 — 1 comment

Longtime sports journalist brings an authentic voice to his classroom.