New inductees introduced to UWRF Athletic Hall of Fame

October 1st, 2015

A new class of members will be inducted into the UW-River Falls Athletic Hall of Fame during an Oct. 2 ceremony as part of the Homecoming Week festivities.

Falcon women’s soccer opens optimistically, to mixed results

October 1st, 2015

The Falcon’s Women’s Soccer team has had their ups and downs to start the season, but they’re already proving to be a resilient bunch.

UWRF new cross country coach met positively

September 24th, 2015

The UW-River Falls men’s and women’s cross country team has a new coach this season. Danielle Douglas, who took over after former Head Coach Matt Cole resigned in May, also will coach the track and field team.

Falcons fall to South Dakota School of Mines, remain hopeful

September 24th, 2015

After UWRF’s surprise victory over the South Dakota School of Mines on the road last season, expectations were high coming into last Saturday night’s contest.

Falcon volleyball team boasts impressive win streak

September 17th, 2015

The Falcons went 4-0 in the tournament with 3-0 wins over Greenville College and Marian University on the first day. They faced a little more opposition on the second day but still managed wins over host Lake Forest 3-0, and 3-1 over Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) in their final match.

Despite losing graduated members, Falcon football team optimistic

September 17th, 2015

University of Wisconsin-River Falls head football Coach Matt Walker is in his fifth year. While the first three years were tough, Walker said he now sees a lot of promise for the future.

University will not cut women’s golf and tennis teams

May 6th, 2015

With the proposed $300 million budget cuts that were proposed by Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker looming over the UW System everyone is wondering what is going to happen.

UWRF softball team places second at WIAC tournament, Perkins coaches last game

May 6th, 2015

The sixth seeded UW-River Falls softball team was able to reach the finals of the WIAC tournament, before losing to UW-Whitewater and receiving second place. The team ended the season with a 23-22 overall record and a 7-10 record in the WIAC conference.

Two Falcons set school records at WIAC track and field championships

May 6th, 2015

The UW-River Falls men’s and women’s track and field teams competed at the WIAC Outdoor Championships on May 1-2 in La Crosse, Wisconsin. The championships took place over two days where both the men and women had good performances on each side. The men were led by two strong performances from junior David Paynotta and senior Jordan Crockett.

Construction begins on new Ramer Field press box

April 29th, 2015

Warmer weather has allowed work on the Falcon Center project to progress ahead of schedule, including a major addition to Ramer Field, as work on the new press box has begun more than a month before it was scheduled to begin.

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

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.