Student Voice


April 23, 2024




UWRF Women’s Volleyball Advances to Semifinals

November 12, 2023

On Tuesday, UWRF women’s volleyball earned a thrilling WIAC tournament win against UW-Platteville. 

Women's Volleyball joins WIAC tournament seeded #6

November 12, 2023

Women's volleyball is heading to the WIAC tournament for the second straight year. This is the Falcon's fourth WIAC tournament appearance in the last decade. Head Coach Dipen Patel, who was hired in 2022, holds two of these tournament births.

Last season, The Falcons snuck into the WIAC tournament with a 2-5 conference record. As the #6 seed, they would lose in four sets at UW-Stevens Point.

UWRF Women’s Volleyball returns home 17-7

November 1, 2023

Head coach Dipen Patel leads his second year with the UWRF women’s volleyball program after being hired in early 2022. The Falcons are currently 17-7 and 2-2 in conference matchups. Four games remain in the regular season, posing critical opportunities for Patel’s Falcons.

Falcons volleyball breaks in new arena with a surprise win streak

September 27, 2017

With a brand-new arena and strong core of young players, the UWRF volleyball team has quickly set themselves as a force to contend with in the WIAC.

UWRF Coach Profile: Patti Ford

September 20, 2017

Falcons’ volleyball has been on a tear this season, starting out 12-1 before dropping two matches at the UWRF Falcon Invite this past weekend at newly-opened Page Arena. Coach Patti Ford has been with the program longer than her current players have been alive and has helped guide her team to their best start in over a decade.

Athlete of the Week: Raven Klein

October 19, 2016

Raven Klein, a senior setter from Burnsville, Minnesota, had an impressive weekend at the UW-Eau Claire Schumacher invite to give the UW-River Falls volleyball team two important wins.

Athlete of the Week: Hannah Robb

October 5, 2016

Hannah Robb had a huge impact on the UWRF volleyball team this weekend at the St. Catherine tournament. The freshman from Medford, Minnesota had a season-high 43 digs against St. Catherine University on Saturday and had 72 digs through three matches this past week.

Annual cancer fundraising volleyball game shifts focus in honor of student's mother

October 29, 2015

The UW-River Falls women’s volleyball team lost to UW-La Crosse 1-3 on Wednesday, Oct. 21, at Karges Center. However, there was something different about this game.

Falcon volleyball team boasts impressive win streak

September 17, 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.

UW-River Falls volleyball finishes fourth in WIAC

November 14, 2014

The UW-River Falls volleyball team's 13-20 record may not look very good, but they made it to the final four in the conference tournament, an achievement that they have not accomplished since the 2006 season.

Here is this semester's Student Voice staff. Click on a name to see what the staff member has written.

Jack Schindler Van Hoof


Lexi Janzer

Assistant Editor

Anna Gunderson

General Manager

Joshua Brauer


Rachel Karweick


Ethan Lay


Ashley Patrin


Madelyn Retzlaff


Ella Tretsven