Author: Matt Baiamonte

Wolverines picked to finish fourth in the WAC

WAC media day came and went, and now the Wolverines will attempt to venture into this season without the best player the women’s program has ever had, Sammie Jensen. “We definitely will be a different a team,” head coach Cathy Nixon said. “Just in terms of our philosophy and strengths. For the last three years we built a lot of what we did around Sammie on both ends of the floor. We’re excited about the mark that Sammie left on our program, and we hope that we can carry on what she provided for us.” Even without the services...

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Intramural fields just the beginning

Two years in the making, the new UVU intramural fields were open for competition on Sept. 17. The debut was met with praise and criticism. “All the players love the fields,” said intramural coordinator Jen Berrett. “They love playing on the turf; I’ve received a lot of positive feedback.” There are four 80-yard fields in the new complex, and they are just the beginning of what could become a second UVU campus. New classrooms have already been announced but there have been discussions on expanding the intramural aspect of the Geneva land. Two years ago, UVU announced the acquisition...

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Wolverines lose all three matches in the Wolverine Classic

The Wolverine volleyball team failed to win a match during the two-day Wolverine classic at UVU. Some would say that it was a weekend to forget in the sporting world, but head coach Sam Atoa felt differently following the final match of the tournament versus the University of Utah. “I’m pleased with the effort, but not yet satisfied,” Atoa said. “I’m proud of the girls for being able to embrace this opportunity to get on the court again, especially against Utah. We need to be able to come prepared and ready to compete. It doesn’t have to be against...

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