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Sports

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.

Regional equine virus affects Rodeo Club’s spring season

April 4th, 2014

UW-River Falls’ Rodeo Club may have to postpone spring activities because of a rare virus that emerged in nearby Stillwater, Minn., in early March.

Men’s basketball alumni to reunite, compete at national level

April 4th, 2014

The 2012 national tournament is the last time that the UW-River Falls men’s basketball has been on the national scene. This summer, some members of that year’s team will be reuniting to again try to make some noise on the national level.

UWRF women’s hockey makes team history

March 28th, 2014

The UW-River Falls Falcons women’s hockey team made team history Saturday night by beating the University of St. Thomas 5-3 to win third place at the NCAA tournament.

Track team eager to start outdoor season

March 28th, 2014

Unlike the weather outside, both the men’s and women’s track and field team has made the transition from its winter season to the spring season. The teams have begun training for the outdoor track season, as they leave a successful indoor season behind them.

UWRF women’s hockey makes team history at NCAA tournament

March 23rd, 2014

The UW-River Falls Falcons women’s hockey team made team history Saturday night by beating the University of St. Thomas 5-3 to finish third place at the NCAA tournament.

Women’s hockey drops NCAA semifinal, faces St. Thomas in third place game

March 21st, 2014

The UW-River Falls Falcons women’s hockey team fell 4-2 to Norwich University this evening, but still have an opportunity to make team history tomorrow afternoon in the NCAA third place game against the University of St. Thomas.

UWRF women’s hockey prepares to play Norwich University in NCAA semifinal

March 20th, 2014

The UW-River Falls Falcon women’s hockey team has arrived in Plattsburgh, N.Y. for the Frozen Four this weekend and is set to take on Norwich University (Vt.) tomorrow afternoon in the semifinals with the drop of the puck at 7 p.m. (EST).

Women’s hockey wins NCAA quarterfinal game, advances to semifinals

March 15th, 2014

After getting knocked out of the NCAA quarterfinal game the past four years the UW-River Falls women’s hockey team won this afternoon 4-1 over Lake Forest College and will advance to the NCAA semi-finals.

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.