The Wayne Stater

Wildcat softball looking to improve on last season

Evelyn Knox, Reporter

February 13, 2019

Filed under Sports

The Wayne State Softball team was picked 12th with 73 points in the 2019 NSIC Preseason Softball Coaches Poll. The Wildcats are coming off of a rough 2018 season with a record of 16-29, finishing 11th in the NSIC with a league...

Rugby tournament moved from Wayne due to large numbers

Halleigh Hawkins, Reporter

February 13, 2019

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It is the first time in history since the Battle on the Nebraska Prairie Rugby Tournament began that the tournament will be held in South Sioux City, Nebraska April 6th and 7th. This new location is due to the high volume of teams...

Wrestling team finds leaders as season continues

Hunter Kiburz, Reporter

February 6, 2019

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The Wayne State wrestling team competed last week in Sioux City, Iowa at the Sioux City Open Tournament. NCAA, NAIA and DII schools all competed in the tournament but Wayne State and other smaller schools made sure to bring the...

Conference games didn’t fail to deliver

Austin Svehla, Assistant Sports Editor

January 23, 2019

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The AFC and NFC Championship games provided pro football fans with a day full of drama, questionable calls, and ultimately, two great football games that any fan would want to see on some of the biggest stages in football. The...

Men’s basketball has 1-1 weekend after two close road games

Austin Svehla, Assistant Sports Editor

January 23, 2019

Filed under Sports

Wayne State men’s basketball found themselves in two close affairs this past weekend, falling to MSU Moorhead 80-76 on Friday and defeating Northern State 84-81 on Saturday. The Wildcats now sit at 14-4 on the season (9-3 NSIC)...

Major League Soccer adding new team

Tarik Urvina, Reporter

January 23, 2019

Filed under Sports

Austin FC is ready and set to start their journey in Major Soccer League, the new franchise will be the 27th team to join the MLS. The club located in the Texas capital will officially join the 2021 season. FC Dallas and the...