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Men’s basketball season ends with winning record

Thomas  “Tommie T” Hood Jr. (12) led the mens basketball team in points per game with 14.1 ppg.

by Keith Schubert, Times Staff Reporter

March 22, 2016

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

Samantha Mosley (21) shoots a jump shot.

by Keith Schubert, Times Staff Reporter

March 22, 2016

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

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

Ashley Oldenburg (3) shoots a free throw during the exciting victory over Madison College.

by Keith Schubert, Times Staff Reporter

March 3, 2016

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

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

The women’s basketball team celebrates a narrow victory over the number 1 nationally ranked Madison College Wolfpack at the Play4Kay fundraiser.

by Keith Schubert, Times Staff Reporter

March 3, 2016

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

Head Coach Jeff Lorenz motivates the women during a timeout.

by Kirsten Schmitt, Times Editor-in-Chief

February 11, 2016

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

Austin

by Keith Schubert, Times Staff Reporter

February 11, 2016

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

Maher Hakim (#5) drives to the basket for two of his points during the heated game against the Rochester Community and Technical College Yellow Jackets. Hakim lead his team with five assists during the game.

by Keith Schubert, Times Staff Reporter

December 8, 2015

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...

Game, set, match

by Wendi Coon, Times Managing Editor

November 18, 2015

Women’s volleyball team makes it to Region IV quarterfinals The lady Stormers of volleyball finished their season with a loss to the Harper College Hawks in three sets (8-25, 10-25, 12-25) in the Region IV quarterfinals in Palatine, Ill. on Oct. 26. Their regular season was challenging, with an ending stat of f...

It’s a wrap

MATC goal keeper tries to stop a goal.

by Wendi Coon, Times Managing Editor

November 4, 2015

As the days get shorter and cooler, it is time to say goodbye to another season of soccer. The men have struggled all season to win a game; their best chance was Sept. 25, against UW-Waukesha, but UW-Waukesha held on to win 4-2. Stormers end their regular season with a crushing 0-13 record; coaching staf...

Ready for the Regionals

Teammates Haley Derks (5), Kayla Bockhop (10), Niesha Wigley (4), and Ashley Oldenburg (6) celebrate another great play during their matchup against Malcolm X College on Oct. 13. Stormers won in three sets.

by Wendi Coon, Times Managing Edtior

November 4, 2015

The first time Stormers met up with the Malcolm X College Hawks was on Sept. 15 in Chicago. The Hawks lead after two games but the Stormers rallied in the third game, winning 27-25. Stormers continued their winning streak by scoring 25-19 in the fourth game and made short order of the fifth game with a s...

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