Track And Field Working Through Strong Season

By Sam Secor. Despite poor weather conditions and limited Klotsche Center practice time in the winter, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee men’s and women’s track team have been stringing together some very nice showings as of late. The men’s team just recently defeated Marquette at the Melvin “Bus” Shimek Memorial Track and Field Facility at Valley … Continue reading

From the Hardwood to the End Zone

By Joe Horning Ryan Kessenich, a regional scout for the Kansas City Chiefs, came to UW-Milwaukee on April 5  to conduct a workout for Demetrius Harris. Before he became a star dunker for the Panthers, Harris was an all-state football and basketball player for Jacksonville High School in Arkansas. In fact, he signed to play … Continue reading

They Will Not Go Quietly Into the Night

By Joe Horning Sunday night, droves of people packed into the Fireside Lounge for the Student Association Senate meeting. The majority of the crowd was members of the nineteen club sports at UW-Milwaukee. They were attending after receiving word that the SA funding to the new Sports Club Program. After the SA got its usual … Continue reading

A look into the crystal ball: UWM Athletics

By Joe Horning Assistant Sports Editor sports@uwmpost.com Last Tuesday, Paul Plinske made his pitch in his push for the UWM Athletic Director position to the UWM Community. Plinske is currently the Athletic Director at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. Since he took over in 2004, Whitewater has become one of the most successful sports programs in … Continue reading

A look into the future of UW-Milwaukee Athletics.

By Joe Horning Assistant Sports Editor Sports@uwmpost.com   Last Wednesday, the UW-Milwaukee announced it had selected 3 finalists for the Athletic Director position. This week, they will host each candidate with an open forum for the public to listen to their pitches. The candidates announced are: Amanda Braun, Executive Senior Associate Athletic Director at Northeastern … Continue reading