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Athletics

The Stuff of Memories

Summer 2013

To call Patrick McBride MD’80 a collector of sports memorabilia doesn’t quite cut it.

Getting Torched

Spring 2013

Economist Andrew Zimbalist ’69 argues that big-time sports and big-time stadiums are not necessarily a boon for cities.

Early Morning Rowing Practice

Spring 2013

The sacrifice? Heading to practice long before the campus comes to life. The reward? Seeing the sun rise and knowing you’ve done your best.

Wisconsin: Where I Row

Spring 2013

I never think about my time at Wisconsin without thinking about rowing.

Team Player: Daria Kryuchkova

Spring 2013

Basketball runs in the family for this Russian-born Badger

Sound Minds, Sound Bodies

Spring 2013

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

Carolyn Smith ’87: Pushing the Limits

Spring 2013

Carolyn Smith ’87’s calves have powered her through more grueling miles than most people can even fathom.

Insta-Badgers

Spring 2013

Images from UW–Madison’s account on Instagram

By the Numbers

Spring 2013

The applicants are . . .

Rowing to Extremes

Spring 2013

Oceans, mountains, car accidents, continents — über-athlete Sonya Baumstein ’07 has yet to meet the obstacle that can stop her.

Team Player: Ruby Martin

Winter 2012

This dedicated Badger competes with a positive and competitive attitude.

Instant Replay

Winter 2012

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

Badger DNA

Winter 2012

Before Bucky, there was a raccoon.

They Could Have Danced All Night

Summer 2012

Athleticism guides this motivated team.

Team Player: Monika Jakutyte

Summer 2012

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

Robert’s Rules

Summer 2012

This former sprinter now trains pro basketball players — and has a track record for results.

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

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

Quick Takes: Spring 2012

Spring 2012

UW News in Brief

The Ice Rink Cometh

Winter 2011

There’s a lot of muscle behind the magic that transforms the Kohl Center from a basketball arena to a hockey venue.

Rules to Roll By

Winter 2011

With the threat of Huntington’s disease hanging over her, Shana Martin lives life out on a limb – or at least a log.

If You Want to Be a Badger …

Winter 2011

To earn your red and white stripes, you need to know a few things about Wisconsin traditions and rituals, past and present.

Team Player: Daniel Lester

Winter 2011

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

Big Red Wagon

Winter 2011

The antique fire engine returns, greener than ever.

Badger Sports Ticker: Winter 2011

Winter 2011

UW Athletic News in brief

Harris ’06 & Lyle ’08 Friess: Taking a Shot at Making a Difference

Winter 2011

Brooklyn Youth Sports Club: Basketball to promote academic excellence

Flaps Down—Don’t Want to Hear It

Winter 2011

Welcome to the Big Ten ...

Brace Yourself

Winter 2011

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

Team Player: Alex Rigsby

Fall 2011

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

UW Band at 125: Uniformly the Best

Fall 2011

On Wisconsin takes a look back at what band members wore while bringing joy to Badger fans and audiences everywhere.

Team Player: Will Porter

Spring 2011

Meet rower Will Porter.

Hole in One

Spring 2011

During Wisconsin's snowy months, UW golfers scramble for practice space.

California Dreamin’

Spring 2011

The Badger faithful made the Pacific Coast look like a red sea on December 30

Team Player: Andrew Howe

Winter 2010

At 165 pounds in NCAA Division I wrestling this season, there’s Andrew Howe x’13 … and then there’s all the rest.

What a Feeling!

Winter 2010

Fans took to the field in celebration after Wisconsin defeated No. 1 Ohio State.

Team Player: Mohammed Ahmed

Fall 2010

Some people call him Mo. Others call him Mo Speed.

Third Time’s the Charm

Summer 2010

New men’s soccer coach sees nothing but potential at Wisconsin.

Team Player: Ciara Rinaudo

Summer 2010

Meet diver Ciara Rinaudo x’11.

Pedal Power

Spring 2010

UW cycling team wins bid to host national championships.

Team Player: Ben Feldman

Spring 2010

The Ultimate Frisbee player always knew he wanted to come to Wisconsin.