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Help cheer on Wildcat sports

Nathan Pearson, Staff Writer

February 22, 2017

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Wayne State College cheerleading tryouts will be held April 1 and 2, a Saturday and Sunday, at the Rice Auditorium. The tryouts will be for the 2017-18 school year, involving home football and basketball games. Registration...

Wrestling takes home bronze from Winona

Shawn Henley, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017

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Wayne State College wrestlers took home third place out of 12 teams on Saturday at the Winona Invite in Winona, Minn. The invite featured two top NCAA Division III teams in Augsburg College and Luther College, which were the...

’Cats fall short Friday, win strong Saturday

Shawn Henley, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017

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Wayne State College men’s basketball team fell just short in a comeback effort in Friday’s game against Southwest Minnesota State, 85-82, but came back strong on Saturday to pick up the win over Sioux Falls, 80-68. “We...

Lady ’Cats record the sweep

Nate Neary, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017

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The Wayne State College women’s basketball team busted out the brooms again this weekend, beating Southwest Minnesota State and the University of Sioux Falls. “This past weekend was the most consistent we’ve played all...

Start of WSC softball season right around the corner

Shawn Henley, Staff Writer

February 8, 2017

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Spring is on the horizon at Wayne State College, which means softball season is right around the corner.   WSC softball was picked to finish sixth in the 2017 NSIC Preseason Softball Coaches Poll with 143 points. The poll...

Wildcats represent WSC in Husker Invite

Nathan Pearson, Staff Writer

February 8, 2017

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Wayne State’s Antoine Bardou broke his own school record on Saturday at the Husker Invite in Lincoln.   Bardou turned in a time of 4:08.27 to finish third overall in the mile at a very competitive meet. Division I schools...

WSC wrestling club comes out strong in South Sioux

Shawn Henley, Staff Writer

February 8, 2017

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Wayne State College wrestlers took to the mat Saturday at the Dave Edmonds Open in South Sioux City, Neb.   The tournament featured Division I club teams from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and South Dakota State University,...

Six student-athletes recognized for academic achievements

Nate Neary, Staff Writer

February 8, 2017

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Six Wayne State College student-athletes have received the prestigious NSIC Myles Brand All-Academic Award with Distinction. This award goes to senior student-athletes who have maintained a GPA of 3.75 or higher.   The...

Lady ’Cats take the sweep at home

Nate Neary, Staff Writer

February 8, 2017

Filed under Sports

Consistency has been the theme for the Wayne State College women’s basketball team these past few weeks, and even with a weekend sweep of Bemidji State and Minnesota Crookston, Head Coach Chris Kielsmeier wants to see more from...

Football signs 19 new prospects for next season

Nathan Pearson, Staff Writer

February 8, 2017

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Nineteen student-athletes signed national letters of intent for an athletic scholarship last Wednesday to play football at Wayne State College.   Among the recruits, 11 are from Iowa, two from both Nebraska and South Dakota,...

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