The Wayne Stater

Women up to second in NSIC South after 1-1 weekend

Austin Svehla, Online/Social Media Editor

February 12, 2020

The Wayne State women’s basketball team overcame widespread sickness and injuries last weekend and is 16-8 on the 2019-2020 campaign and 11-7 in the NSIC after splitting two road games against St. Cloud State and Minnesota Duluth...

Men’s basketball goes winless on difficult road trip

Austin Svehla, Online/Social Media Editor

February 12, 2020

The Wayne State men’s basketball team saw its four-game winning streak snapped last weekend on the road after losses to St. Cloud State and Minnesota Duluth, respectively. The 0-2 weekend brought the Wildcats’ record to 10-17...

Wildcat track and field progressing as indoor season continues

Austin Svehla, Online/Social Media Editor

January 29, 2020

The indoor track and field season is in full swing. Strides were made by WSC athletes last Friday at the South Dakota State Invite in Brookings that gave athletes benchmarks with less than a month until the NSIC Championships...

Wayne State has fulfilled my love of athletics

Austin Svehla, Online Editor

November 13, 2019

I’ve loved sports since the day I was able to actually process how each different sport works, which was shortly after I could pick up a ball. I’m not just a casual sports fan either. I’m a full-blown sports nerd who spends...

A tribute to collegiate athletes

Austin Svehla, Online Editor

November 6, 2019

College life is busy and difficult for every student, particularly those who choose to put in enough effort to put themselves in good academic standing on a semester-to-semester basis. Early mornings, late nights and hours of...

Wildcat baseball sweeps SMSU after split with St. Cloud State

Austin Svehla, Assistant Sports Editor

April 9, 2019

Wayne State baseball is 23-8 (14-4 NSIC) after splitting last Wednesday’s doubleheader with St. Cloud State on the road and sweeping Southwest Minnesota State in a three-game set this past weekend in Wayne. The Wildcats sit in ...

Faculty recognized for hard work and dedication

Austin Svehla, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019

Three Wayne State professors were recently recognized with annual teaching awards handed out at the faculty and staff spring meeting on March 29. Each faculty member was recognized for their hard work and dedication to the col...

Brackets are busted, but the tournament has not failed to deliver

Austin Svehla, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

As I mentioned last week, it seems a new breath of optimism returns to March Madness lovers every year. I myself am one of those individuals who, despite all the bound-to-happen upsets, is confident in the fact my bracket will...

WSC Track and Field to host Wildcat Classic this weekend

Austin Svehla, Staff Writer

March 20, 2019

The Wayne State men and women’s track and field teams are set to begin the outdoor season with the Wildcat Classic this Friday and Saturday at WSC Memorial Stadium. The lone home meet of the season for WSC is the first of 12...

March Madness is here, but your perfect bracket won’t be for long

Austin Svehla, Staff Writer

March 20, 2019

Everybody knows that if they’re being realistic, their bracket won’t be perfect. No matter how much thought, research and preparation goes into filling out the perfect bracket, almost everyone’s bracket will be busted by...