Starting from Scratch: UWM Soccer Star Laurie Bell Chases His Dream in Another Unlikely Town

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“We’re ready for this, boys!” yelled captain Zach Lubin. “Everything starts tonight.” The thud, thud, thud of his goalkeeper gloves echoed inside the tunnel. I fiddled with my shinpad tape, stretched a quadricep muscle, and glared at the referees, willing them to get this landmark evening underway. I was understandably impatient. I had waited six […]

Green, Cream and Blue Signal New Image for Bucks

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The Milwaukee Bucks recently hosted a “See the Future” party to unveil the three new logos and team colors they will be using from now on. Starting next year, the Bucks will be wearing green, cream, and blue on their uniforms. The redesigned logos include a fiercer Buck, a traditional basketball, and the state of […]

Scenes from a UWM Panthers Game

Photo by Dan Zielinski.

It was a hard-fought game, but Valparaiso used an 11-0 second half run to knock off the Milwaukee Panthers, 62-55, to snap their five-game home winning streak at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena one recent Sunday afternoon in front of over 3,300 energetic fans. Dan Zielinski reports.

Kung Fu in the UW-Milwaukee Union

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One of the many recreational sports classes that UWM offers is Kung Fu. TJ Staniszewski, an assistant instructor at the Chinese Kung-Fu Center of Milwaukee, shows students how cool the forms of martial arts can be, and also the mental and physical benefits it has for people. TJ said he’s never had to use his […]

UWM Students Create Start-up for Amateur Athletes

Photo of the team by Krista Flentje.

On Saturday March 7, Justin Bohler, Brandon Tschacher and Jeremy Tiedt hosted a soft launch event for their start up company Mycombine. The group has been selected to participate as a winning team in the UWM Student Start Up Challenge. Mycombine has created an atmosphere for amateur athletes and fans to experience the same high […]

UW-Milwaukee Panthers Fall to Valpo in Tough Contest

Milwaukee head Rob Jeter is upset after a call by the referee.  Photo by Daniel Zielinski.

It was a hard-fought game, but the Valparaiso Crusaders shot a sizzling 65.2 percent (15-23) in the second half, while using an 11-0 run to beat the Milwaukee Panthers on Sunday afternoon at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena. Forward Matt Tiby and guard Steve McWhorter led the Panthers with 14 points apiece, while forward J.J. Panoske […]

Are Milwaukee Bucks on Verge of a Renaissance?

Energy and excitement are the two words that can describe the BMO Harris Bradley Center Saturday night during the Milwaukee Bucks 111-106 win over the Los Angeles Clippers, a top team in the NBA. With the win, the Bucks currently have a .500 record and have the 6th best record in the Eastern Conference. To […]