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Young team surpasses expectations

Young team surpasses expectations

by Kirsten Schmitt, Times Contributor

July 6, 2017


Filed under Sports

A few years ago the Milwaukee Brewers dismantled their team and started over. It was a fresh start for a club that has had its ups and downs. The team invested in prospects and youth. So far it’s working. The Brewers are in first place. Last year, the Brewers traded fan favorite Jonathan Lucroy, c...

MATC offers men’s and women’s tennis teams starting this fall

by Kirsten Schmitt, Times Contributor

July 6, 2017


Filed under Sports

MATC will be offering men’s and women’s tennis teams starting in fall 2017. “This will provide our students another collegiate opportunity to continue their careers, both athletically and academically,” Athletic Director and Coach Randall Casey said. The women will play in the fall and the men ...

Fear the Deer in the near future

Fear the Deer in the near future

by Kirsten Schmitt, Times Contributor

May 16, 2017


Filed under Sports

“The Greek Freak” is a name that most Milwaukeeans know. Giannis Antetokounmpo is a rising star in the NBA. He is the first player to finish the regular season in the top-20 in all major stats, which include points, rebounds, assists, steals and blocks. And he’s only 22. Needless to say this i...

Fear the Deer in the near future

Fear the Deer in the near future

by Kirsten Schmitt, Times Contributor

May 5, 2017


Filed under Sports

“The Greek Freak” is a name that most Milwaukeeans know. Giannis Antetokounmpo is a rising star in the NBA. He is the first player to finish the regular season in the top-20 in all major stats, which include points, rebounds, assists, steals and blocks. And he’s only 22. Needless to say this i...

Rembering Morehouse

Rembering Morehouse

by Times Staff

February 10, 2017


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, 2016


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, 2016


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, 2016


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, 2016


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, 2016


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, 2016


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, 2016


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...

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