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Wrapped up in sports

Wrapped up in sports

by Kirsten Schmitt, Times Editor-in-Chief
May 11, 2016
Filed under Sports

Athletic trainers are people who help prevent injuries. They are certified health care professionals who practice sports medicine. John Larson is the athletic trainer at MATC and has been for four years. He’s been an athletic trainer for 32 years. Before coming to MATC, Larson trained at Nicolet High School ...

Stormers fall in doubleheader

by Keith Schubert, Times Staff Reporter
May 11, 2016
Filed under Baseball, Sports

On April 30, MATC men’s baseball team played a doubleheader against Waubonsee.  The Stormers came into the doubleheader with a 7-27 record. Waubonsee, who is at the top of their division, came in with a record of 30-16. The first game Waubonsee won 10-2. Waubonsee scored 10 runs on 17 hits and the...

Stormers split doubleheader with Joliet Wolves

by Keith Schubert, Times Staff Reporter
April 29, 2016
Filed under Sports

The MATC men’s baseball team played a doubleheader on Saturday, April 16 against the Joliet Wolves they were able to win the first game 8-7 , but lost the second game 1-18. Their overall record so far is four wins and 18 losses, with only two conference wins under their belt. The silver lining of...

Men’s basketball season ends with winning record

Men’s basketball season ends with winning record

by Keith Schubert, Times Staff Reporter
March 22, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Sports

The MATC men’s basketball team placed 9th best overall in Division III basketball. Their season record was 23-7 (.767) and for conference play they managed to go 10-4 (.714).  Overall the season was a massive success for Coach Randy Casey and his team, despite not being able to go further into the p...

Womens basketball finish strong

Womens basketball finish strong

by Keith Schubert, Times Staff Reporter
March 22, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Sports

The MATC women’s Stormers basketball team finished the season with a 16-14 (.533) record overall, and a 7-5 (.583) record for inter-conference play. The Lady Stormers were able to finish with a winning record despite getting off to a rocky start. They managed to turn things around and went on a ...

Get in the Game

by Kirsten Schmitt, Times Editor-in-Chief
March 22, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Sports

MATC student athletes are full-time college students with at least 12 credits maintaining a minimum 2.0 GPA while practicing up to six times a week plus some have part-time jobs. To say the athletes are busy is an understatement. Athletic Director Randy Casey emphasizes that at any time a student drops below 1...

Lady Stormers edge past Madison Wolfpack

Lady Stormers edge past Madison Wolfpack

by Keith Schubert, Times Staff Reporter
March 3, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Sports

On Feb. 13, the MATC women’s basketball team hosted the Madison Wolfpack at the third annual Play4Kay fundraiser.  The lady Stormers came into this game with heavy momentum, as they have won 11 of their previous 12 games. The Stormers started off the game running a full court press defense, which l...

Stormers roll over Wolfpack

by Keith Schubert, Times Staff Reporter
March 3, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Sports

One of the featured games in the third annual Play4Kay basketball fundraiser on Feb. 13, was the matchup between the Milwaukee Stormers and the Madison Wolfpack. The Stormers came into the game with a 21W-6L record and the Madison Wolfpack with a record of 10W-16L.  The Stormers came out and set the ...

MATC hosts annual Play4Kay breast cancer research fundraiser

MATC hosts annual Play4Kay breast cancer research fundraiser

by Keith Schubert, Times Staff Reporter
March 3, 2016
Filed under Basketball, News, Sports

On Feb. 13, MATC hosted the third annual “Pink Out” for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund at Alverno College. MATC basketball players, both men and women, wore pink jerseys during their games against the Madison Wolfpack. All proceeds went to the Kay Yow Cancer Fund. Kay Yow was a very influential coach in wome...

Women struggle with less players, but still play hard

Women struggle with less players, but still play hard

by Kirsten Schmitt, Times Editor-in-Chief
February 11, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Sports

The women’s basketball team currently has three players benched due to ineligibility. This leaves the team shorthanded with only nine players. To participate in athletics at MATC, students must maintain a minimum of 12 credits and pass with at least a 2.0 GPA each semester, according to the National J...

Men hold onto victory against Wolves

Men hold onto victory against Wolves

by Keith Schubert, Times Staff Reporter
February 11, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Sports

On Wednesday, Jan. 27, the MATC Stormers (17-4) took on the Joliet Junior College Wolves (16-5). The Stormers got off to a strong start in the first half with much contribution from Austin Dunbar, as he managed to get to the basket with very little resistance. At halftime he had scored 12 points and...

Stormers dominate the court

Stormers dominate the court

by Keith Schubert, Times Staff Reporter
December 8, 2015
Filed under Basketball, Sports

The MATC Stormers came out strong in their game against the UW-Waukesha Cougars on Monday, Nov. 16, much attributed to Nathan Melchior’s hot shooting from downtown. Melchior knocked down two 3-pointers in the first five minutes of the game and led the team in scoring at the end of the first half wit...

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