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Sports

Track, field team competes at WIAC outdoor championships

May 8th, 2014

The UW-River Falls men’s and women’s track and field teams competed at the WIAC outdoor championships on Friday and Saturday in Oshkosh, Wis. Both teams finished in eighth place, but two Falcons set school records.

UWRF student athletes attend annual Falcon Awards Ceremony

May 8th, 2014

The winners of the 2013-14 Falcon Athletic Department Awards were announced at the Falcon Awards Ceremony held Wednesday, May 7, in the University Center, according to UW-River Falls Athletics.

Chancellor suspends swim, dive team effective June 30

May 1st, 2014

After a several month process, the decision has been made to suspend the UWRiver Falls men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams starting June 30, 2014.

NCAA gives UWRF one-year probation

April 24th, 2014

UW-River Falls has been placed on probation for one year by the NCAA after findings that the school did not monitor its scholarship process and allowed a former head football coach to be involved in arranging financial aid packages.

UWRF men’s track takes first place at home meet

April 18th, 2014

The UW-River Falls men’s and women’s track and field team hosted its only outdoor meet of the 2014 season, and the men took first place by outrunning, out-throwing and outjumping the other five teams in the competition.

Women’s golf, women’s tennis hit off spring sports

April 18th, 2014

Both women’s tennis and women’s golf play a spring season in addition to their fall seasons.

Softball team looks to finish season strong

April 18th, 2014

The UW-River Falls softball team heads into the final two weeks of the regular season with a 15-14 record, and a whopping WIAC-best 30 home runs.

Donations make First National Bank of River Falls Field reality

April 18th, 2014

What started as a dream was made possible thanks to support from at least 82 local businesses, countless hours of volunteer labor and the love of baseball. That dream is the First National Bank of River Falls Field, a million-dollar lighted city stadium-style ballpark located at Hoffman Park East.

NCAA Division III Week comes to UWRF

April 11th, 2014

This year UWRF will be taking part in the Third Annual NCAA Division III Week. Div. III week is an opportunity to publicly celebrate and promote the ways in which Division III members have provided a well-rounded collegiate experience.

Intramural spring season threatened by weather

April 11th, 2014

With 33 intramural softball teams and 14 ultimate Frisbee teams signed up and ready to play this spring, there are high hopes that these teams will be able to compete against each other in a full season of nice weather.

Falcon Spotlight

Tia Harris became the third Falcon to qualify for the NCAA national meet.

Tia Harris becomes third UWRF runner ever to qualify for nationals

November 21st, 2013

Two weeks after a fourth place conference finish, junior runner Tia Harris in sixth place at the Midwest Regional and punched her ticket to the NCAA national meet.

Tess Lueders

November 14th, 2013

Tess Lueders is the lone senior on the UW-River Falls Falcons women’s basketball team. She is from Stillwater, Minn., and majors in Secondary Education, Broad Field Science with a Biology Emphasis.

Hillary Geipel

November 7th, 2013

Hillary Geipel is a senior runner, from Pewaukee, Wis., on the women’s cross country team.

Zach Schrotenboer

November 7th, 2013

Zach Schrotenboer is a sophomore forward on the UW-River Falls men’s hockey team. He is from Geneva, Ill., and last played on the junior hockey team Chicago, NAHL, according to uwrfsports.com.

Kait Mason

October 31st, 2013

Kait Mason is a senior forward on the UW-River Falls women’s hockey team. She is from Eagan, Minn.