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Joseph Engelhardt

Joseph Engelhardt is a student at UW-River Falls.

May 7, 2009

Track and field ends WIAC season at Oshkosh, prep for NCAA meet

Nearing the end of long season for the UW-River Falls track and field team, the WIAC outdoor track and field championship was held May 1 and 2 at UW-Oshkosh. The men’s team finished eighth, while the women finished fifth in the meet. This being one of the first events that scores were actually kept, Head […]

April 30, 2009

Falcon softball team continues its winning ways

After winning both games of a doubleheader at UW-Platteville, the UW-River Falls Falcon softball team returned home and continued their winning streak by winning both games of a double header against Hamline April 23. In the first game, Hamline jumped out to an early lead by scoring single runs in the first and second innings. […]

April 16, 2009

Falcon softball gains ground in WIAC

After losing four straight games to division powerhouses UW-Eau Claire and UW-Whitewater, the Falcon softball team seems to have righted the ship with a win over Bethel and two wins over UW-Stout. “We felt like we needed to win over Stout” senior Mindy Rudiger said. “After losing the first four games of the conference season, […]

April 9, 2009

Falcons softball team struggles in WIAC play

After winning seven out of 10 possible non-conference games in Florida over spring break, the UW-River Falls softball team has hit a wall, dropping four straight to begin conference play. Losing two games each to UW-Eau Claire and UW-Whitewater has left the Falcons last in the WIAC. “It’s a very tough way to begin the […]

March 26, 2009

Falcons end indoor season at NCAAs

The UW-River Falls track and field team closed its indoor season with a successful finish at the NCAA meet in Indiana. The meet was March 13-14, and was held at the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Terre Haute. Overall, there were 446 students from 134 colleges across 27 states. Junior Jenny Aronson received All-American honors […]

March 12, 2009

Falcons split against MIAC teams

The UW-River Falls softball team is at a 2-2 record to begin the season, after winning two games against Augsburg College, but then losing two games to St. Thomas. All the games were held in the Rosemount Dome last week. Even though the record doesn’t show it, Head Coach Jody Gabriel said she was enthused […]

February 26, 2009

Track and field finishes indoor, preps for outdoor

The UW-River Falls track and field teams are nearing the end of the indoor season, with only three meets left before the outdoor season begins. The most recent event was the Coca Cola Classic held here on Feb. 13-14. “The event went well,” Head Coach Martha Brennan said. “With 12 teams participating, it was the […]

February 19, 2009

Falcon women heat up at right time

After struggling in the entire month of January, the Falcon women’s basketball team has now won four out of their past five. “We’re playing with a lot of confidence right now,” Head Coach Cindy Hovet said. Starting this streak was a road victory at UW-Superior, a game in which they shot 57 percent from the […]

February 13, 2009

UWRF competes in recycling contest

In an effort to increase the amount of recycling on campus, UW-River Falls is participating in Recyclemania, a 10-week competition involving schools from across the nation to see who can recycle the most.

February 5, 2009

Falcons struggle during rough January

After getting off to a good start in December, the Falcon women’s basketball team is going through a rough stretch, only winning two of their eight games in January. The Falcons entered conference play with high hopes, but were not able to keep up with the top half of one of the toughest conferences in […]

December 11, 2008

College football system ‘BCS’ lacks tact, accuracy

Ah, December, the month where snow begins to fall, students start thinking about winter break and the time of year when college football wraps up its regular season. It is also the time sportswriters around the country start talking about the need for a college football playoff. Why? Because the Bowl Championship Series sucks! Plain […]

October 2, 2008

Falcon volleyball hosts ‘Think Pink’ event

With October being Breast Cancer Awareness month, the UW-River Falls women’s volleyball team will host its inaugural “Think Pink” event. The WIAC has partnered with the Susan B. Komen Foundation in an effort to raise money for breast cancer. All nine teams in the WIAC will be involved in at least one “Dig for the […]