Losing streak reaches six games for UVU women’s basketball

December 9, 2013

Reading Time: 2 minutes Thanksgiving break wasn’t a joyous time for the women’s basketball team as it dropped a pair of home games to Sacramento State and Northern Arizona. The Hornets of Sacramento State came into the game averaging nearly 91 points per game and their offensive output did not disappoint in an 87-84 victory over UVU. The Hornets […]

Longtime friendship leads to new coaching addition for the women’s basketball team

October 1, 2013

Reading Time: 2 minutes The allure of the Western Athletic conference is already paying dividends for the UVU women’s basketball program, and it hasn’t even started fall practice yet. Recently, head coach Cathy Nixon announced the hiring of associate head coach Jason Glover. Fans may not recognize his name, but Glover has 27 years of coaching experience on every […]

Week one takeways

September 3, 2013

Reading Time: 3 minutes Summer is what some would consider a win-lose situation. The weather is great, but the sports aren’t. Thankfully that time of the year has come and gone. Football takes center stage now, and we’ve finally got our first look at the three major in-state football teams. Let’s take a look at what we learned about […]

Wolverine wants to take down the Cougars

April 8, 2013

Reading Time: 2 minutes The chase for a championship requires two things; wins over marquee programs en route to a conference title and star players who ball out. The Wolverines are setting themselves up nicely in these two categories. UVU softball is currently in second place in the Pacific Coast Softball Conference, right behind BYU. This is the Cougars […]

The WAC awaits

April 1, 2013

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Great West Conference is in the rearview mirror. Next stop: the Western Athletic Conference. “We talked to the girls and told them that the bar is being raised,” said UVU women’s basketball Head Coach Cathy Nixon. “It’s being raised for all of us and our job as coaches is to prepare ourselves for that […]

Wolverines miss out on post-season tournament

March 25, 2013

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Wolverines season came crashing down in the Great West Conference tournament when they couldn’t generate enough offense to beat NJIT. UVU lost a hard-fought battle 52-42. “We played pretty well defensively,” said Head Coach Cathy Nixon. “We held them to 52 points and we got good shots, but they just didn’t fall and we […]

Wolverines clinch their way towards GWC title

March 11, 2013

Reading Time: 2 minutes The champs are here. The Wolverines won their final home game of the season against Houston Baptist, 59-46. That win clinched the regular season championship and the first seed in the upcoming Great West Conference tournament. “Ninety-nine percent of what we do every day, we do without people there,” said Head Coach Cathy Nixon. “It’s […]

Resilient Wolverines inch closer to title

March 4, 2013

Reading Time: 2 minutes There comes a moment in every team’s run to a championship when they must accomplish something that had previously been difficult for them to attain. The Wolverines were able to overcome one of their obstacles while winning at least a share of the conference championship. UVU won its last road game of the season at […]