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Rembering Morehouse

Rembering Morehouse

by Times Staff
February 10
Filed under Basketball, showcase, Sports

In an email sent out by MATC Student Services, President Vicki Martin notified the MATC Community of D’andre Morehouse’s death that happened on Jan. 25.   Morehouse was a second semester student-athlete at MATC.  In the email Martin says “In his short time at MATC, D’Andre made an impact in our MATC community, in the...

Four game losing streak puts Packers on the hot seat

by Keith Schubert, Editor-in-chief
December 2
Filed under Opinions, Sports

As I write this, the Green Bay Packers are coming off of a 4 game losing streak, the longest losing streak since Aaron Rodgers debut season in 2008. They are two games under .500 with a record of 4W-6L placing them at 3rd in the division behind the Lions and Vikings, a position the team has not been...

Strong start fades for men’s basketball team

by Keith Schubert, Editor-in-chief
December 2
Filed under Sports

  The Stormers started the season scorching hot, winning each of their first three games by more than 30 points! Unfortunately, that streak came to an abrupt end as the Stormers went on to lose their next four consecutive games leaving them with a record just below .500 with 3W-4L. The Stormers...

Mens Stormers break the 100 mark

by Soreh Milchtein, Times Contributor
November 9
Filed under Sports

The MATC boys basketball team broke the one hundred mark in their game against Fox Valley Tech on Nov 3. Fox Valley must have felt as though they had been run over by a bus. For every point they managed to score, MATC scored two. Kyan Pleasant alone scored 18 points followed closely by Deonta Williams. T...

Lady Stormers shine in second game

by Keith Schubert, Editor-in-chief
November 9
Filed under Sports

Lady Stormers turn this around The Lady Stormers were matched up against Fox Valley Technical college on Friday Nov. 4 the first half seemed like more of the same for the Lady Stormers as they struggled on both sides of the ball.  On offense they turned the ball over 12 times and went 3-19 on th...

Lady Stormers handover the win

by Keith Schubert, Editor-in-chief
November 3
Filed under Sports

The MATC women's basketball team opened up their season Nov. 1 against the Sauk Valley Community College Skyhawks. After struggling in the first quarter, the lady Stormers were able to regroup and put together a strong second quarter, scoring 26 points. Outscoring the Skyhawks by ten points and giving...

A tale of two halves in Stormers men’s season opener

by Keith Schubert, Editor-in-chief
November 2
Filed under Sports

        The MATC Stormers men's basketball team, came into their first game of the season on blazing saddles against the Sauk Valley Community Skyhawks. They jumped out to a double digit lead by the five minute mark. Unfortunately, that same passion and intensity that gave them the early lead, also ge...

Disappointing season draws to an end

by Keith Schubert, Editor-in-chief
November 1
Filed under Sports

A 1-4 loss to Madison College on Oct. 15 ended the men’s soccer team’s hopes for the playoffs. Losing was a common trend for the team this season as they finished with a 1W-14L record. However, that one win was a big milestone for the team. Assistant coach Anthony Shelby said, “It was the bigge...

Women return to the field

by Keith Schubert, Editor-in-chief
November 1
Filed under Sports

After not having a women’s soccer team for three seasons, head coach Lati Ziba’s goal was simple: Put a team on the field every game and complete the season. Whenever you are competing on the field the goal is to win, but with a team this new, just completing a season would be a huge victory for the...

Returning players highlight Stormers volleyball season

Returning players highlight Stormers volleyball season

by Keith Schubert, Editor-in-chief
November 1
Filed under Sports

The MATC women’s volleyball team started the season under the direction of the new head coach, Mike Hashek. Coming in as a first-year coach he knew that there was a lot of work that would need to be done, but the coaching staff found solace in the fact that there would be three returning players to t...

Men’s soccer team notches first win

by Keith Schubert, Times Sports Editor
October 18
Filed under Sports

On Oct. 3 the MATC men’s soccer team took on the University of Wisconsin-Waukesha Cougars at home. The Stormers have not only had a rough season, but also a rough couple of years. They haven’t been able to win a single game in the last three seasons. Due to a red card infraction, their starting goal...

NFL blames low ratings on elections

NFL blames low ratings on elections

by Keith Schubert, Times Sports Editor
October 18
Filed under Sports

In 2015, the National Football League (NFL) put up some of the best ratings they have ever seen and reportedly profited $12 billion and expected revenue to increase this year, but so far that’s not how things are playing out.  NFL profits depend on advertising and viewership, and this year NFL viewersh...

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