The Wayne Stater

March Madness brings April sadness

Nick Ulrich, Columnist

April 2, 2019

Filed under Opinion

I’ve never been much of a college basketball fan, but every year I get sucked into filling out a bracket and competing with my family. Even though we know none of us will watch any of the games, we bet anyways, usually small...

Vietnam veteran returns years later, shares his story

Brianna Parsons, Staff Writer

April 2, 2019

Filed under News

Bob Ensz was drafted into the Vietnam war back in 1969. Fifty years later, he was able to experience the country again. Last Thursday, in Connell Hall 131, the Rotaract club sponsored him to be a guest speaker to share his story...

Cup of Grace holds Mercy Meal packing session

Morgan Cardenas, Staff Writer

April 2, 2019

Filed under News

Many WSC students gathered at Cup of Grace last Wednesday and Thursday to package meals for the less fortunate through Mercy Meals of Nebraska, an organization based in Norfolk. “Mercy Meals is a non-profit that packages...

WSC theatre debuts play

Alex Retzlaff, Staff Writer

April 2, 2019

Filed under News

The Wayne State College theatre department garnered audiences’ attention when they performed “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” from March 28 to March 31 in Ramsey Theatre. WSC students, community members and attending high...

Film festival hosted by WSC excites film enthusiasts

Tarik Urvina, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

Filed under News

Young filmmakers from all over the United States will gather to Wayne State College campus for the second annual “Wildcats Spirit Film Festival” on April 1 and 2. The film festival is an opportunity for student filmmakers to meet...

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

Austin Svehla, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

Filed under Sports

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...

Wildcat women battle at Emporia State Softball Classic, returns home with 9- 8 season record

Hunter Kiburz, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

Filed under Sports

Last weekend the Wayne State softball team was supposed to travel to St. Joseph, Missouri area to compete in the Hy-Vee Classic, hosted by Missouri Western on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Due to flooding, the Wildcats competed...

Neumann making new strides on WSC baseball team after recovering from injury

Brianna Parsons, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

Filed under Sports

Three strikes and you’re out and grand slams being hit! For senior CJ Neumann, life brought him more than three chances with baseball. For as long as he could remember, baseball has been a part of him for almost his whole life. Starting...