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WAC Weekly Column: The awakening of fall sports

We did it. We made it. What is it, you may be wondering? No, not the start of school but the slowest time of the sports calendar year is over with. Goodbye, dog days of mid-July and mid-August, where debates of professional athletes at AAU basketball games are the center of attention. Hello, fall sports […]

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Men’s track and field take first in WAC Outdoor Championship, women place third

Finishing with a score of 288 points, the UVU men’s track and field team took first and earned the title of WAC champions at the WAC Outdoor Championships, held March 9-11. The score broke records for most points scored in WAC Championship history, set in 1991 by BYU, and most points scored in any WAC […]

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WAC Tournament trip ends short for UVU’s women’s basketball

The Wolverines played their one and only WAC tournament game on Wednesday, March 13 against UMKC at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. UVU freshman forward Eve Braslis seemed to have the hot hand in the first half, knocking down four of her six shots, totalling eight points. She also made her presence known in […]

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UVU indoor track team competes in WAC Championships

Photo Courtesy of UVU Athletics On Feb. 22-23, UVU’s indoor track team headed to Nampa, Idaho to compete in the WAC Indoor Track and Field Championships, with both the men and women finishing in third place. On the women’s side, the distance runners led the way. Sophomore Hannah Branch won the  3000m race with a […]

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Volleyball team finishes as WAC Tournament runner-ups

On Nov. 22-24, UVU’s volleyball team headed to Baskersfield, Calif. to compete in this year’s Western Athletic Conference Tournament, battling their way to the championship match before falling to the New Mexico State Aggies. The opening day of the tournament, the Wolverines had a tight match with California State University Bakersfield, coming down to the […]

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More treats than tricks as UVU opens WAC tourney with a win

The UVU women’s soccer team took to the field on Halloween as the number five seed in the WAC Tournament and pulled out a 2-1 victory. The Wolverines played host to the number four seed, the Grand Canyon Antelopes. This weekend marks the first time that UVU has ever hosted the conference tournament. Amidst the […]

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UVU Cross Country Team Looks Promising with UVU Invitational Nearing

Brigham Flint, Assistant Sports Editor With fall sports now underway, UVU’s cross country team is getting ready to dominate. On Sept. 1, both the men’s and women’s teams will be kicking off their season with a meet in front of their home crowd, the UVU Invitational. This will be the first of many exciting races […]

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Men’s basketball falls short 75-60 in comeback effort against GCU

Photo courtesy of UVU Athletics The Wolverine’s gave it all they had against GCU March 9 in their WAC tournament semi-final game, but not enough could be done as UVU was upset by the No. 3 seeded Antelopes. Had they won, UVU would’ve played in the WAC championship game the next day, capitalizing on a […]

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Wrestling

Wrestling with the season to remember

Photo courtesy of UVU Athletics The Wolverines season was one to remember as they made history being ranked in the top 25 for the first time and have several ranked wrestlers to represent them in the postseason. Dustin Dennison, Taylor LaMont, and Demitrius Romero led the team to much success this season. Each of the three […]

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UVU Baseball looks to improve in 2018 season

Photo by Sarah Sanchez There is a lot of room for improvement this year with the Wolverines coming off of a season that only saw 18 wins. Two key areas the team will be looking to improve will be in the fielding and pitching departments. In 2017, the Wolverines had a fielding percentage of .963, […]

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