September 26, 2017
Female: Mary Karsten (Triathlon) won the 20-24 female sprint distance race division at the Lake Geneva Escape Triathlon. Karsten finished the race in a time of 1:15.44, with splits of 8:45 for the swim, 39:54 in the bike, and 23:56 in the run.
Male: Nate Yeager (Men's Soccer) helped the Falcons to a pair of NACC wins last week, allowing one goal in two starts. His best performance came Saturday against Bendictine when Yeager shut out the defending NACC Tournament champs in a 1-0 overtime win. Yeager made five saves, four of those in the second half, of the shutout win over the Eagles.
September 19, 2017
Female: Kelsey Kleba (Women's Volleyball) hit .395 over a three-match tournament at Carthage last week. For the week, the Falcons finished 4-0, which also featured a NACC opener against Lakeland. Kleba finished the week with 27 kills and recorded an attack percentage of over .300 in each match. She added 10 blocks, including four against Lakeland.
Male: Nate Benjamin (Men's Golf) fired rounds of 79 and 75, respectively, to finish tied for 10th at the Midwest Region Classic. Benjamin has played four rounds in his collegiate career, three of those in the 70s.
September 12, 2017
Female: Sabine Jacobsen (Women's Tennis) helped the Falcons run their NACC match winning streak to 22. She went 5-0 over the week, posting a 2-0 singles record and a 3-0 record in doubles play. Jacobsen was named the NACC Student-Athlete of the Week for her efforts.
Male: Jacob Mason (Football) was named the NACC Football Special Teams Student-Athlete of the Week after connecting on three first-half field goals at Augsburg. Mason's final field goal gave the Falcons a 16-14 lead at the time.
September 5, 2017
Female: Kelsey Fulton (Field Hockey) scored four goals and added an assist over a 2-0 weekend for the Falcons. Fulton recorded a hat trick in the first half of the Falcons opener against Lindenwood Belleville. She followed that by scoring a goal and adding an assist in a win over Oberlin.
Male: Isaiah Tenette (Football) started off the Football season with a 99-yard kickoff return touchdown to set the tone for the 2017 season. Tenette's play was the longest in school history. He added four receptions for 68 yards in the Falcons non-conference win.
May 9, 2017
Female: Ashley Solberg (Women's Tennis) helped lead the Falcons to a NACC Tournament title, clinching the league's automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament. Solberg went 2-0 in singles play at the No. 1 position and also posted a 1-1 record in No. 1 doubles with partner Elizabeth Carroll.
Male: James Forster (Men's Tennis) helped lead the Falcons to a NACC Tournament title and a spot in the NCAA Tournament. Forster partnered with Brad Guendel for a pair of No. 1 double wins and also went 1-0 in No. 1 singles action. His other singles match went unfinished. Forster was named NACC Men's Tennis Student-Athlete of the Week as well.
May 2, 2017
Female: Taylor Corkum (Track & Field) won the pole vault at the St. Norbert Quadrangular Saturday. She cleared 3.42 meters, which is the top height in the NACC this season.
Male: Garrett Wohlford (Men's Lacrosse) made 18 saves in the Falcons 11-9 win at Aurora last week. The win, along with a victory over Cornell Saturday, helped CUW tie for the MLC Regular Season Championship and secure the No. 1 seed in the league tournament.
April 25, 2017
Female: Cassandra Sprotte (Track & Field) ran the 10th fastest 1,500-meter time in Division III this season, winning the event at Augustana last weekend. Sprotte broke the Falcons school record as well with her time of 4:35.32. Sprotte was named the NACC Student-Athlete of the Week.
Male: Matt Schubert (Baseball) scored 12 runs and drove in 13 in a perfect 7-0 week for the Falcons. He hit .500 over the seven games, collecting multiple hits in six. Schubert added seven extra-base hits and was named to the D3Baseball.com Team of the Week as well as the NACC Position Player of the Week.
April 18, 2017
Female: Emily Brekke (Softball) threw a no-hitter in game one of Saturday's sweep over Marian. She walked one batter, facing one over the minimum in the five-inning no-hit bid. She then came on for the final nine outs in a game two victory and finished the week with a 3-0 record. Brekke ranks inside the top two in all major pitching categories in the NACC.
Male: Jack Melby (Men's Lacrosse) helped the Falcons to pair of MLC victories this past week to stay near the top of the standings. The sophomore was nearly perfect in a win over MSOE, winning 14-of-15 faceoffs and picking up eight ground balls. Melby then won a career-high 21-of-29 faceoffs and picked up nine ground balls during a dominating win over Concordia Chicago.
April 11, 2017
Female: Ellie Woodman (Women's Lacrosse) helped the Falcons to a pair of MWLC wins last week. She forced five caused turnovers and had five ground balls in a win at Aurora before picking up four caused turnovers with a career-best nine ground balls in a win over Hamline. Woodman was named the MWLC Defensive Player of the Week for her efforts.
Male: Christian Docter (Men's Tennis) helped the Falcons start off NACC play with a 2-0 record. Docter won a match at No. 1 singles, one at No. 2 singles, and posted two wins with Ceejay Schaffner at No. 2 doubles.
April 4, 2017
Female: Emily Brekke (Softball) gained her second NACC Pitcher of the Week Award by going 3-0 last week. In Sunday's sweep of Lakeland, Brekke threw 14 innings, seven in each game, and struck out 15 batters. She took a no-hitter into the sixth inning of game one and pitched the final seven innings of a 5-4, 11-inning, game-two win.
Male: Grant Johnson (Men's Track & Field) now owns both the indoor and outdoor pole vault records for the Falcons. On Saturday, he broke the 24-year old outdoor record by clearing 4.25 meters at the Wartburg Outdoor Select.
March 28, 2017
Female: Caitlin Henry (Women's Lacrosse) scored nine goals and added three assists in a 2-1 week for the Falcons. The junior recorded a career-best seven points, including five goals, in a 14-2 win over Monmouth. She added a hat trick in a win over Cornell. Henry has three hat tricks in the team's last five games.
Male: Paul Fisher (Men's Lacrosse) tied a program record with eight caused turnovers in a road game at Beloit Saturday. He also collected three ground balls.
March 21, 2017
Female: Lauren Paquin (Women's Lacrosse) had 11 points in two MWLC wins this past weekend. She recorded hat tricks in back-to-back games, totaling six points in a win over Wartburg and five in a victory against Loras.
Male: Gabe Binversie (Men's Tennis) was a perfect 5-0 in singles play in the Falcons matches in South Carolina last week. Binversie won two at No. 4 singles and three at No. 5 singles, helping lead his team to a 4-1 record.
March 14, 2017
Female: Veronika Metanova (Women's Lacrosse) made 12 saves in a 7-4 win over Augustana. The win was the first-ever over Augustana in program history.
Male: Kyle Hilliard (Baseball) led Baseball to a pair of wins on the first day of their Arizona spring trip. He totaled five hits and six RBI in a sweep of Illinois Institute of Technology
March 7, 2017
Female: Cassandra Sprotte (Women's Track & Field), who was coming off an impressive NACC Championships (two event wins) nearly broke her own school record in the 800 at the Carthage Final Qualifier Friday. She finished third in the event.
Male: Grant Johnson (Men's Track & Field) set the school record in the pole vault by clearing 4.31 meters at the Carthage Final Qualifier.
February 28, 2017
Female: Nora Imperl (Women's Track & Field) was named the Track Athlete of the Meet at the NACC Indoor Championships Saturday. She won the 3,000-meter run with a time of 10:37.94 while adding a second-place in the 5,000. Imperl added a fifth-place finish in the mile, totaling 22 points for her team.
Male: Mason Baumgartner (Wrestling) won the 197-pound division at the NCAA Division III West Regional. He posted a 3-0 record, gaining his first win by a fall in 53 seconds. Baumgartner then won a 6-3 decision, before capturing the regional title with a 2-1 decision.
February 21, 2017
Female: Audrey Scharmer (Women's Basketball) averaged a double-double in two games last week, helping the Falcons secure a second-straight NACC regular season title. On Saturday at Concordia Chicago, Scharmer scored 11 points and pulled down 15 rebounds.
Male: Andrew Fratzke (Men's Basketball) helped lead the Falcons to a 3-0 week by averaging 16.3 points and 5.3 rebounds per game. Fratzke had his best game in a home win over Lakeland, pouring in a career-best 20 points.
February 14, 2017
Female: Baylee Barker (Women's Basketball) scored a career-best 23 points in a win over Aurora Saturday. Barker also had a 16-point effort at Wisconsin Lutheran, a win that put the Falcons in sole possession of first place in the NACC.
Male: Mason Baumgartner (Wrestling) won the 197-pound weight class at the CCIW Championship. He was 3-0 en route to his championship performance, which included two pins, including one in the finals.
February 7, 2017
Female: Veronika Metanova (Women's Hockey) became the Falcons all-time leading scorer after a four-point effort Friday against Marian. Metanova now has 87 points in her impressive career.
Male: Eric Kittel (Men's Basketball) averaged 26.5 points per game in a 2-0 NACC week for the Falcons. Kittel poured in a career-best 30 points at Marian before scoring 23 in an overtime win at Dominican.
January 31, 2017
Female: Lexi Holman (Women's Hockey) tied a program record with five points in a Friday win over Finlandia. Holman scored two goals and added three assists in the 6-1 victory over the Lions.
Male: Nick Malvin (Men's Hockey) was brilliant in leading his team to a sweep of No. 1 St. Norbert last weekend. Malvin made 59 saves over two games, while allowing just two goals. He stopped all 33 shots he faced Saturday in a 3-0 shutout win.
January 24, 2017
Female: Taylor DeLong (Women's Basketball) scored a career-best 26 points in a 70-67 win over Rockford University Saturday. She shot 11-of-17 from the floor and pulled down seven rebounds in the NACC road win. She added a 13-point, six rebound effort in a win at Marian, averaging 19.5 points and 6.5 rebounds per game over the 2-0 week for the Falcons.
Male: Eric Kittel (Men's Basketball) recorded his first career triple-double in the Falcons' 100-83 win over Rockford Saturday. He scored 19 points, pulled down 11 rebounds and dished out 10 assists in the NACC road win, while also finishing the game with five steals. Kittel helped the Falcons win at MSOE earlier in the week, scoring 26 points and adding nine assists. For the week he averaged 22.5 points and 9.5 assists per game while turning the ball over just twice.
January 17, 2017
Female: Jennifer Miller (Women's Track & Field) won two events and tied for first in another, leading the Falcons at the Private College Invite. Miller won the 55-meter dash with a time of 7.61 while running a 27.18 in the 200 for another first-place finish. She tied teammate Ariana Koehler for first in the pole vault, both clearing 3.05 meters.
Male: Josh Hau (Men's Basketball) made his first three starts of his career last week and helped the Falcons to three NACC wins. He set a new career high in points in each game, highlighted by a 30-point performance in a win over No. 14 Benedictine, snapping the Eagles 34-game NACC winning streak. Hau added 24 in a win against Wisconsin Lutheran and 20 in a win at Edgewood while pulling down eight rebounds in every game.
January 10, 2017
Female: Veronika Metanova (Women's Hockey) had a four-point weekend as the Falcons swept Bethel in a non-conference series. On Friday, Metanova became the second player in program history to score two shorthanded goals in one game. She added two assists in a 2-1 win Saturday.
Male: Jack Romanuik (Men's Hockey) made 65 saves over two 4-3 wins against Lawrence this past weekend. On Saturday, Romanuik and the Falcons went on the road and completed the sweep thanks to the 37 saves from the Falcons netminder. Romanuik won his eighth game of the season, a program record.
January 3, 2017
Female: Brianna Wagner (Women's Basketball) had a double-double in the Falcons game at Benedictine Saturday. She scored 11 points while pulling down 10 rebounds. Wagner added two assists, a steal, and a block.
Male: Noah Gosse (Men's Basketball) scored six points, pulled down two rebounds and recorded three steals in just 15 minutes of action in the Falcons game against No. 12 Benedictine Saturday.
December 13, 2016
Female: Brandi Muller (Women's Hockey) became the fourth player in program history to record a hat trick, doing so in a 5-1 win over Saint Benedict. Muller totaled four points in the game, adding an assist. She also picked up an assist on Saturday, playing a role in five of the Falcons six goals over the weekend.
Male: Andrew Fratzke (Men's Basketball) averaged 15.5 points and 9.5 rebounds over two games for the Falcons. He had 17 points and 10 rebounds Saturday at Aurora while posting a 14-point, nine rebound effort earlier in the week.
December 6, 2016
Female: Taylor DeLong (Women's Basketball) had another strong week for the Falcons. She scored 37 points in 29 minutes over two NACC wins. DeLong poured in 23 in a win over Concordia Chicago, while adding 14 in a rout of Dominican. She added a total of 11 rebounds in the two games.
Male: Mason Baumgartner (Wrestling) won the 197-pound bracket at the MSOE Invitational Saturday. Baumgartner went 3-0, which included a pin in just 43 seconds in his first match. He won the final two by decision, picking up a pair of one-point wins for the tournament title.
November 29, 2016
Female: Taylor DeLong (Women's Basketball) scored 18 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as the Falcons won their NACC opener Saturday against Marian. It was the second double-double of the season for DeLong, who shot 75 percent (9-of-12) from the floor. She added two assists and two steals.
Male: Eric Kittel (Men's Basketball) averaged 21 points per game over a 2-0 week for the Falcons. The highlight of the week came in the final seconds of an 80-78 win over Marian as Kittel drove for the game-winning layup with four seconds to play. He followed that with a 23-point, eight-assist, seven-rebound performance in a 97-76 win over Concordia Chicago Saturday.
November 22, 2016
Female: Kristen Kennedy (Women's Hockey) set the Falcons program record with four goals in a game, recording the feat in a win over Finlandia. Kennedy also tied the CUW record with five points in game as she added an assist. She finished the 1-0-1 week for the Falcons with six points, scoring the four goals and adding two assists.
Male: Jake Jurss (Men's Basketball) averaged 20.5 points per game for the Falcons in a 1-1 week. He scored a career-best 27 in a season-opening 83-60 win over Martin Luther. In the opening win, Jurss connected on 7-of-12 from 3-point range. He added six assists and four steals against Martin Luther.
November 15, 2016
Female: Nora Imperl (Women's Cross Country) ran to an 18th-place finish at the NCAA Division III Midwest Regionals, earning All-Region status. She narrowly missed out on qualifying for the NCAA Championships after running a PR time of 22:28.
Male: Stefen Seel (Men's Hockey) totaled five points in a 2-0 weekend for the Falcons. He scored the game-winning goal in each game, including Saturday's with 46 seconds remaining in regulation.
November 8, 2016
Female: Kaily Moegenburg helped lead the Falcons to a NACC Tournament title and the first-ever NCAA Tournament appearance in program history. Moegenburg posted a double-double in the 3-1 title win over Aurora, tallying 18 kills and 12 assists. She added 14 kills in a 3-0 win over Edgewood in the semifinals.
Male: Richie Guess got the Falcons off to a good start Saturday, forcing and recovering a fumble while returning it 10 yards for a score in a win over Rockford. Guess finished the game with 12 tackles, one of those a 10-yard sack. He finished the game with two forced fumbles.
November 1, 2016
Female: Ashley Scheele (Women's Cross Country) became a four-time All-NACC runner after placing ninth at the NACC Championships last week. She finished the race in a time of 24:36.95.
Male: Mac Ferner (Men's Hockey) scored two goals over the weekend for the Falcons, his first two collegiate games.
October 25, 2016
Female: Karina Klotz (Volleyball) became the fourth player in Falcons history to reach 2,000 career assists, while also helping lead her team to a NACC regular season championship with three wins last week. The Falcons posted a perfect 11-0 record in NACC play this season.
Male: Luis Loya (Men's Soccer) scored two goals in a 3-2 win over Marian Wednesday. Loya netted his first goal in the opening half, and later secured the game-winner in the 73rd minute.
October 18, 2016
Female: Kaily Moegenburg (Volleyball) averaged 3.27 kills per set in leading the Falcons to three NACC wins last week. The junior had her best game in a 3-2 win over Dominican, registering 19 kils and 16 digs.
Male: Bill Jones (Men's Golf) is tied for first after two rounds of the NACC Championship. Jones shot a two-day score of 152, including an even par 72 during the second round. His 72 was the lowest of all competitors for either round over the first two days.
October 11, 2016
Female: Ashley Solberg (Women's Tennis) went 2-0 at both No. 1 singles and doubles last week, helping the Falcons secure their second straight NACC regular season title. Solberg finished NACC play this fall with a 7-1 record in both singles and doubles play, playing at the top spot in both for the Falcons.
Male: Aaron Nixon (Football) rewrote the record books Saturday in the Falcons shootout against Benedictine. The junior set the NACC and CUW records for passing yards with 551, completing 41-of-65 passes and five scores. He added two rushing touchdowns.
October 4, 2016
Female: Sam Dunn (Field Hockey) played a part in both goals of a Falcons 2-1 win over Ohio Wesleyan Sunday. The freshman assisted on a goal late in the first half, tying the game at one. She would then net the game-winner in the 54th minute of play, her third goal of the season.
Male: Bill Jones (Men's Golf) helped the Falcons fire 18 and 36 hole team records at the MSOE Invitational. Jones carded a 72 over the final round of the event, which tied a career low. The Falcons shot a team score of 298, which was a program record.
September 27, 2016
Female: Meghan Klement (Women's Triathlon) won her age division at the TriRock Triathlon. Klement had a time of 1:29.01, with a swim time of 8:26, a bike time of 47:41 and a running time of 24:51.
Male: Justin Clayton (Men's Soccer) played an outstanding defensive match in the Falcons 4-1 win over MSOE Saturday. Tasked with chasing MSOE and NACC-leading scorer Braden Andryk, Clayton limited his touches, helping the Falcons to a key conference win.
September 20, 2016
Female: Bailey Kelly (Women's Tennis) helped the Falcons move to 5-0 in NACC play with a pair of league wins Saturday. Among those was a 9-0 victory over Edgewood, a team the Falcons defeated in the NACC Championship a season ago. Kelly was 2-0 at both No. 3 singles, including a thrilling tiebreaker win over Edgewood, while also going 2-0 at the No. 2 doubles position.
Male: Dagoberto Diaz (Men's Soccer) scored two goals, including a penalty kick game-winner in a 3-2 victory over St. Norbert last week. It was the second time this season Diaz has scored a game-winner in overtime.
September 13, 2016
Female: Nora Imperl (Cross Country) won the Falcons home Ken Weidt Classic this past weekend, topping the field of 137 runners with a time of 23:13.3. Her efforts helped lead the Falcons to a team title, easily finishing ahead of meet runner-up Carthage. Imperl won the race by 23 seconds.
Male: Richie Guess (Football) helped lead a dominant CUW defense in a 24-14 win over Augsburg, the first win over the Auggies in program history. He returned a fumble 20 yards for a score in the first quarter and finished the game with five tackles, 1.5 for a loss, as well as assisting on a sack. Guess added a pass breakup.
September 6, 2016
Female: Terese Zymanek (Volleyball) helped the Falcons capture a Concordia Invitational Volleyball Tournament title with a 3-0 record this past weekend. Zymanek recorded 20 kills and added eight blocks over the three contests, while posting a .400 attack percentage.
Male: Colin Dibb (Men's Soccer) scored four goals over two wins for the Falcons this past week. The junior transfer struck twice in each contest, including scoring with under seven minutes to go in a comeback 3-2 win over Lake Forest. He added one assist as well, posting a nine-point week.
May 3, 2016
Female: Nicole Larson (Women's Track & Field) once again broke her own school record in the pole vault. Larson cleared 3.85 meters, which also broke her own conference record. She ranks fourth nationally in the event.
Male: Matt Schubert (Baseball) was named the NACC Position Player of the Week after hitting .500 over four conference games. The Falcons posted a 3-1 record in the games, with Schubert driving in five runs. He was 6-for-8 with three doubles and four RBI in a sweep of Marian.
April 26, 2016
Female: Carly Sobrilsky (Softball) drove in 17 runs over eight games in a 7-1 week for the Falcons. Sobrilsky was locked in, batting .591 (13-for-22) and recording multiple RBI in five games, including five in a game two win over Rockford. She hit four home runs and slugged 1.318.
Male: Dylan Gausman (Baseball) threw the Falcons first no-hitter since the 2004 season, winning 4-0 against Maranatha Baptist Friday. He struck out 11 over his nine innings on the mound, while facing just two over the minimum.
April 19, 2016
Female: Colleen Sauvey (Women's Track & Field) broke the school record in the hammer throw at the Benedictine Relays. Sauvey shattered her previous PR by landing a toss of 46.25 meters, which put her at 46th nationally in the event.
Male: Garrett Wohlford (Men's Lacrosse) landed MLC Defensive Players of the Week honors by making 15 saves in a 7-6 overtime win over Carthage. He added six saves and a 75 save percentage in a win over Cornell.
April 12, 2016
Female: Allison Kurek (Women's Lacrosse) was named the MWLC Defenisve Player of the Week for the second consecutive week. She caused six turnovers, picked up six ground balls, won seven draw controls and scored five goals in a 13-9 win over Hamline.
Male: Ben Nommensen (Men's Tennis) helped the Falcons start the NACC portion of their schedule with a 2-0 record. Nommensen won both of his No. 1 singles matches in straight sets, while adding two wins with Brad Guendel at No. 1 doubles. Nommensen and Guendel won their matches 8-0 and 8-1.
April 5, 2016
Female: Emily Brekke (Softball) picked up a win and a save in a doubleheader sweep over Trinity Christian Monday. In the win, Brekke tossed a complete game in a 2-1 victory. She had 10 strikeouts over the two games.
Male: Trevor Budewitz (Men's Tennis) was named the NACC Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week for his efforts over three matches for the Falcons. He went 3-0 in singles play and 2-1 in doubles play in a 2-1 week for the Falcons.
March 29, 2016
Male: Marino Best (Men's Lacrosse) tied a program record with nine goals in a 23-12 win at Beloit last week. Best had a hat trick in the first quarter, while also scoring three in the second and fourth quarters. He added on assist and caused one turnover in the conference win.
March 22, 2016
Female: Sabrina Boehlke (Women's Lacrosse) helped CUW to two victories last week. She had two ground balls, two caused turnovers, two draw controls and a career-best five goals in a 15-9 win over Aurora. She added six ground balls, one draw control and four caused turnovers in an 18-1 rout of Loras.
Male: Ceejay Schaffner (Men's Tennis) posted a 4-1 record at No. 5 singles in five matches over the Falcons spring trip. Schaffner also had a 3-2 record in doubles play, helping the Falcons pick up three team wins.
March 15, 2016
Female: Nicole Larson (Women's Track & Field) landed All-American honors after her fifth-place finish in the pole vault at the NCAA Division III National Championships. She cleared 3.80 meters and became the Falcons first All-American in Track & Field since the 2010 season.
Male: Garrett Wohlford (Men's Lacrosse) was the Midwest Lacrosse Conference Defensive Player of the Week after helping CUW to a 12-6 win over Elmhurst. He totaled 16 saves, including five each in three of four periods of play. His 16 saves were the second most in a game in program history.
March 8, 2016
Female: Ariel Kinlow (Women's Track & Field) ran her way into the NCAA Division III National Championships after posting a school-record 7.69 in the 60-meter dash at the Point Last Chance Meet. Kinlow broke her own school record in the event and will be ranked ninth heading into the upcoming national meet.
Male: Tyler White (Men's Track & Field) also qualified for the NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field National Championships, getting his best performance at the Point Last Chance Meet. White leaped 14.36 meters in the triple jump, ranking him 13th heading into the national meet.
March 1, 2016
Female: Karli Tatum (Women's Track & Field) was named the Field Athlete of the Meet at the NACC Indoor Championships. Tatum won both the weight throw and shot put, which included a school record toss of 15.53 meters. Her weight throw mark was also the NACC Indoor Championships Meet Record.
Male: Mason Baumgartner (Wrestling) won the 197 pound bracket at the NCAA Division III West Regional. With his win, Baumgartner was one of two Falcons to qualify for the NCAA Division III National Championships in two weeks.
February 23, 2016
Female: Brianna Wagner (Women's Basketball) averaged 16 points and 10 rebounds over two games, which helped the Falcons wrap up the NACC Regular Season title. Wagner had 18 points and 12 rebounds in a win over Edgewood before adding a 14-point, eight-rebound effort in the regular season finale against Concordia Chicago. The Falcons begin NACC Tournament play against Aurora this week.
Male: David Haaf (Men's Hockey) registered two goals in the regular season finale, a 2-2 tie against Northland. The tie was enough to get the Falcons into the NCHA Harris Cup Playoffs, which are set to begin this week. Haaf was also on the ice for a game-winning overtime goal on Friday against Northland.
February 16, 2016
Female: Cassandra Sprotte (Women's Track & Field) earned NACC Student-Athlete of the Week honors after placing second in the mile, a race that featured 42 runners, at the UW-Platteville Invite. Sprotte set a new PR in the event and now ranks second in the NACC with here time of 5:14.5.
Male: Keith Kahlfeldt (Men's Basketball) poured in a career-high 42 points in a 120-110 win over Aurora on Saturday. Kahlfeld made seven twos, seven shots from 3-point range, and seven free throws en route to his career game.
February 9, 2016
Female: Ariel Kinlow (Women's Track & Field) broke the program record in the 55-meter dash at the UW-Parkside Classic with a time of 7.25. Her time, adjusted for the 60-meter dash, moved her into 11th nationally.
Male: Trevor Krizenesky (Men's Basketball) sent the Falcon crowd into a frenzy with a 15-foot buzzer-beating jumper to give the Falcons a 73-72 victory. The senior scored a career-high 24 points off the bench on 8-of-13 shooting, including three 3-pointers.
February 2, 2016
Female: Lexi Holman broke the Women's Hockey program record for consecutive points after an assist extended her streak to 13-consecutive games. She had a goal and two assists during the Falcons sweep over Finlandia.
Male: Keith Kahlfeldt was named All-Concordia Invitational Tournament for his efforts. He had 31 points at the two-day tournament, to go along with a 12- point effort in a road win at Lakeland. He averaged 14.3 points on 53.1 percent shooting.
January 26, 2015
Female: Marya Haegler (Women's Track & Field) won the 3,000-meter run at the UW-Stout Open this past weekend. Haegler's time of 10:21.23 ranks 25th nationally.
Male: Taron Edwards (Racine, Wis.) led the Falcons to a 2-0 week by averaging 17 points per game. Edwards dropped 21 points on 6-of-14 shooting in an 86-74 win over Rockford. He added an efficient 13-point point performance in a win over MSOE. Edwards also had six assists and six steals in the Rockford win.
January 19, 2015
Female: Nicole Larson (Women's Track & Field) broke her own school and NACC record in the pole vault at the Private College Championships, helping the Falcons to a team title. She cleared 3.79 meters, which ranks third nationally.
Male: Tyler White (Men's Track & Field) broke the school record in the triple jump, while also winning the event at the Private College Championships. He also placed second in the long jump, finishing off an impressive day at the event.
January 12, 2015
Female: Megan Coenen (Women's Basketball) averaged 14 points per game over the Falcons two games, resulting in a 1-1 record. Coenen had 14 points in each game, and added ninerebounds and five assists, while committing no turnovers, in a 77-62 win over Alverno.
Male: Andy Munroe (Newmarket, Ontario) made a career-high 39 saves in a 2-2 tie against Lawarence. Munroe had double-digit save totals in each period, and added four more in overtime to help the Falcons gain a tie.
January 5, 2015
Male: Trevor Krizenesky (Men's Basketball) made three shots from downtown and scored 11 points off the bench as the Falcons battled No. 7 Benedictine last weekend.
Female: Madelyn Landgraf (Women's Basketball) averaged 14 points per game in a 1-1 week for the Falcons. Her best game came in a 58-55 win over UW-Platteville where she had 12 points, four rebounds, five assists and four steals.
December 29, 2015
Female: Brianna Wagner (Fond du Lac, Wis. - Women's Basketball) posted a double-double with 15 points and 12 rebounds in the Falcons 48-45 win over No. 15 New England. Wagner added two steals and two blocks in the win in Puerto Rico, which was also the Falcons first win over a Top 25 team in program history (records back to 2002-03).
Male: Josh Erickson (Manitowoc, Wis. - Men's Basketball) came off the bench to score 15 points on 5-of-8 shooting in a 74-51 win over Randolph in Puerto Rico. Erickson added five rebounds and one assist in the 74-51 victory.
December 22, 2015
Male: Mason Mergener (Crivitz, Wis. - Wrestling) picked up a win via fall in the Falcons 32-10 victory of Lakeland. Mergener pinned his opponent 2:01 into the match, picking up six points for the Falcons in the dual win.
December 15, 2015
Female: Brianna Wagner (Fond du Lac, Wis.) averaged a double-double for the Falcons in a 2-0 week. Wagner pulled down a career-best 16 rebounds in a win over Lakeland, and followed that with a 16-point, seven-rebound effort in a comeback win versus Aurora. Wagner and the Falcons are 6-0 this season.
Male: Eric Kittel (Brillion, Wis.) collected his second NACC Student-Athlete of the Week honors this past week as he averaged 20.5 points for the Falcons in a pair of NACC games. He shot 61.5 percent from the floor and 50 percent from beyond the arc for CUW.
December 8, 2015
Female: Nicole Larson (Milwaukee, Wis.) broke the NACC and CUW indoor pole vault records in her first meet as a Falcons. Larson cleared 3.50 meters, taking first place in the 15-competitor event at the Illinois Wesleyan First Chance Meet.
Male: Braden Crone (Metiskow, Alberta) had six points in a weekend sweep over Aurora, scoring three points in each game. He had three first-period assists in a Friday win, before adding two goals and an assist in a 5-3 comeback win Saturday. Crone was also named NCHA Offensive Player of the Week for his efforts.
December 1, 2015
Female: Madelyn Landgraf (Elkhart Lake, Wis.) averaged 18 points per game in a pair of road NACC victories last week for the Falcons. She had a season-high 22 points in a win over Marian, while shooting 57.1 percent from both the floor and 3-point range. She added a 14-point, five-assist, three-block performance in a convincing win over Edgewood earlier in the week.
Male: Nick Erb (London, Ontario) assisted on four of five goals for the Falcons over a weekend sweep of Bethel. Erb had two assists in each game, including helping on the game-winning score in each one-goal victory. His final assist was on a goal scored with 28 seconds left in regulation Saturday, helping the Falcons retain the Thanksgiving Cup.
November 24, 2015
Female: Sammi Blissett (Springfield, Ill.) scored 14 points to pace Women's Basketball in a 75-52 season-opening win over Beloit. Blissett was efficient in the win, finishing 7-of-8 from the floor, while adding five assists and five steals.
Male: James Mitchell (St. Louis, Mo.) scored 16 points and added eight rebounds, leading the team in both categories, in a 99-79 win over Dominican last week. Mitchell was one of seven players to score in double figures for the Falcons in the win as CUW continued its strong offensive start to the season.
November 17, 2015
Female: Marya Haegler (West Bend, Wis.) had an outstanding performance at the Midwest Regional meet Saturday, running to a 20th-place finish and earning All-Region honors. Haegler posted a PR time of 21:44.3, helping the Falcons finish 10th at the meet, the best finish in program history at a regional meet.
Male: Eric Kittel (Brillion, Wis.) poured in a career-best 30 points in the Falcons 98-91 season-opening win over UW-River Falls Saturday. Kittel was 10-of-18 from the floor and 7-of-12 from 3-point range in the win. He added five rebounds, three assists and three steals in the non-conference win.
November 10, 2015
Female: Kailey Moegenburg (Plymouth, Wis.) had 17 kills and a .500 attack percentage in the Falcons NACC Quarterfinals win over Benedictine this week. She added 14 digs, which marked her fourth double-double of the season.
Male: Stefen Seel (Invermere, British Columbia) picked up three points in a 3-1 win over No. 13 MSOE Saturday night at the Ozaukee Ice Center. Seel played a hand in every goal for the Falcons, including a power play score to tie the game at 1-1 in the first period.
November 3, 2015
Female: Marya Haegler (West Bend, Wis.) finished third at the NACC Championships, ending up as one of four Falcons to earn All-NACC honors. She ran a season-best time of 22:56.6 in the rainy conditions.
Male: Diego Campos (Milwaukee, Wis.) had four points, scoring one goal and adding three assists, in an 8-0 win over Lakeland, which also helped the Falcons secure the NACC regular season title. He picked up three points in the first half, and added two after the break.
October 27, 2015
Female: Lauren Nevinski (New Berlin, Wis.) had 24 kills in a 2-1 week for the Falcons. She had 10 kills against against Edgewood and added seven each in wins over Alverno and Rockford. She hit an impressive .661 against Alverno and .462 in the win over Rockford.
Male: Jacob Mason (Hartford, Wis.) averaged 46 yards per punt, helping the Falcons win the all-important field position battle in a 15-7 win over Rockford. He had a long punt of 52 yards in the win.
October 20, 2015
Female: Carley Pfannerstill (Grafton, Wis.) became the third player since 2003 to reach 50 career goals for the Falcons with two goals in an 11-0 win over Alverno. She added two goals in a 4-0 win over Dominican, which was a battle of the final two remaining unbeaten teams in conference play. Pfannerstill was also named the NACC Student-Athlete of the Week for her efforts.
Male: Sean Cropper (Green Bay, Wis.) scored the biggest goal of his collegiate career in Saturday's NACC matchup against Dominican. Cropper scored 2:54 into overtime to give the Falcons the 1-0 win, while also lifting them to the top of the NACC standings. He also had a goal against Rockford earlier in the week and was named the NACC Student-Athlete of the Week for his efforts.
October 13, 2015
Female: Ashley Scheele (Kohler, Wis.) ran to a first-place finish at the Gene Davis Invitational, hosted by Lawrence, this weekend. Scheele completed the 6K course in a time of 23:56, winning the race by five seconds.
Male: Alec Brew (Appleton, Wis.) posted a pair of shutouts in a 2-0 week for the Falcons. Brew stopped eight total shots over the two matches, including five in a win over Benedictine. He added three saves in a win over Edgewood. Both Falcons wins were 1-0 as CUW needed every one of Brews saves during the week.
October 6, 2015
Female: Ashley Solberg (Waukesha, Wis.) played a key role in helping the Falcons capture the NACC regular season title. She went 3-0 at both No. 1 singles, as well as in No. 1 doubles with partner Bailey Kelly. Solberg played a huge part in the Falcons win over defending champion Edgewood, winning her singles matchup, as well as the No. 1 doubles tilt.
Male: Aaron Nixon (North Prairie, Wis.) had seven touchdowns in the Falcons 49-14 win over Concordia Chicago. He threw for six touchdowns, while completing 29-of-44 passes for 369 yards, while adding 58 rushing yards and another score. Nixon tied the Falcons single-game record for most passing touchdowns.
September 29, 2015
Female: Nina Puch (Des Plaines, Ill.) fired a career low round of 71 during the first round of the UW-Whitewater Invitational. Puch finished second at the event.
Male: Gavin Falotico (Palatine, Ill.) scored his first career collegiate goal in a 2-1 win over No. 5 UW-Whitewater last week. He added an assist against MSOE.
September 22, 2015
Female: Kayla Schlosser (Women's Soccer) had the best performance of her young career in the Falcons 5-1 win over nationally ranked (No. 11) UW-Whitewater. Schlosser scored twice and added two assists, totaling six points in the win. She added three points in the Falcons 6-0 win over Wisconsin Lutheran, scoring one goal and assisting on another.
Male: Jordan Moehn (Men's Soccer) scored a goal in each of the Falcons wins last week, helping his team improve to 5-1-1 on the season. Moehn had the third goal in a 4-3 win over Beloit and got the Falcons on the board early in a 3-1 win over Wisconsin Lutheran on Saturday.
September 15, 2015
Female: Their were Co-Female Athletes of the Week: Nina Puch (Women's Golf) won a pair of events last week for the Falcons, capturing individual titles at the Edgewood Triangular and the Marian Invitational. Puch shot an 82 at the one-day Edgewood meet, before firing rounds of 82 and 86 at the Marian event. The Falcons won the Edgewood Triangular, while finishing third at the Marian Invitational.
Marya Haegler (Women's Cross Country) topped a field of 163 runners at the Falcons own Ken Weidt Invitational Saturday. She posted a 6K time of 23:17.2, which also helped CUW finish in third place out of 16 teams.
Male: Bill Jones (Men's Golf) finished tied for second at the Marian Invitational, a career-best finish for the junior. Jones shot rounds of 77 and 76 for a two-day score of 153, helping lead his team to a third place finish.
September 8, 2015
Female: Carley Pfannerstill (Women's Soccer) helped the Falcons begin their season with an 1-0-1 mark. Pfannerstill played a role in each of the Falcons first four goals of the season, scoring twice and adding two assists.
Male: Keegan Van Dusseldorp (Men's Soccer) had three goals and one assist in leading the Falcons to a 2-0-0 start on the season. Van Dusseldorp had two goals and an assist in a 3-0 win over Concordia Ann Arbor, while adding one goal in the season-opening win against Carroll.
May 12, 2015
Female: Andrea Kassees (Waukesha, Wis.) broke the school record in the hammer throw for the third time this season in the Dr. Keeler Invitational, hosted by North Central. Kassees tossed 44.96 meters, easily topping her previous best mark.
Male: Tyler Adams (Jackson, Wis.) was impressive on the mound in keeping the Falcons season alive in the NACC Baseball Tournament. With CUW facing elimination, Adams tossed a complete game, needing just 91 pitches to defeat Aurora by a 3-1 score. Adams only run allowed was unearned as he gave up just four hits in the win.
May 5, 2015
Female: Allison Kurek (Chicago, Ill.) scored five goals in each game of the Falcons MWLC Tournament last week, both wins as the team captured its first berth to the NCAA Division III Championships with wins over Benedictine and Aurora. Kurek had five goals and an assist in the semifinals and followed that up with a five-goal, two-assist performance in the final.
Male: Tyler White (Milwaukee, Wis.) won the triple jump at the NACC Outdoor Championships with a mark of 13.76 meters. He also had a second-place finish in the long jump at the meet, as he was defeated by just .01 meters. White leaped 6.76 meters in the long jump.
April 28, 2015
Female: Hayley Peppers (Franktown, Colo.) was named the MWLC Offensive Player of the Week after leading the Falcons to three wins. Peppers scored 14 points, 13 of those on goals, in the 3-0 week. She also had 16 draw control wins and five caused turnovers.
Male: Mark Wilson (Calgary, Alberta) was named the MLC Defensive Player of the Week after helping his team to a 15-6 win over Cornell. Wilson had four points, while adding six ground balls and a caused turnover.
April 21, 2015
Female: Andrea Kassees (Waukesha, Wis.) broke her own school record in the hammer throw at the Augustana Invite. Kassees tossed 43.62 meters in the event, which ranks third in the NACC this season. She also landed a throw of 39.41 meters in the discus throw, which ranks first in the conference thus far.
Male: Derek Brueske (Hopkins, Minn.) scored seven goals and added three assists in two games for the Falcons last week. Brueske had four goals and two assists in a setback at MLC-leading Aurora before finishing with a hat trick in a 23-0 win over Dallas. He added one assist against Dallas and has 21 goals over the team's last five games.
April 14, 2015
Male: Danny Bundra (Lake Zurich, Ill.) was named the MLC Defensive Player of the Week in a 2-0 week for the Falcons. Bundra won a combined 37-of-43 faceoffs, had 23 ground balls, one turnover and one assist for CUW last week. His best game was against Fontbonne where he won 22-of-24 faceoffs and picked up 13 ground balls, while adding one assist.
Female: Hannah Redden (Libertyville, Ill.) led the Falcons to a 2-1 mark last week, including to MWLC wins, which helped CUW clinch at least a share of the league championship. Redden recorded 15 points during the week, including 11 assists. She set a program record for assists in a game, with seven (all coming in the first half) in a 19-2 win over Wartburg Sunday.
April 7, 2015
Female: Both Andrea Kassees (Waukesha, Wis.) and Marissa Krohn (Brookfield, Wis.) set school records for the Falcons at the Rex Foster Invitational last weekend. Kassees set a new school mark in the hammer throw by tossing 41.98 meters, while Krohn set the school record in the javelin throw at 34.10 meters.
Male: Benjamin Nommensen (Waupaca, Wis.) was named the NACC Men's Tennis Student-Athlete of the Week after leading the Falcons to a pair of NACC wins. Nommensen went 2-0 at both No. 3 singles and No. 1 doubles in matches against Concordia Chicago and Dominican.
March 31, 2015
Female: Melissa Perkins (Park Forest, Ill.) was named the NACC Pitcher of the Week after throwing nine innings in a doubleheader sweep over Alverno. Perkins tossed a complete game in the opener, which included four strikeouts and one run allowed. She then came on for two perfect innings of relief in a game two victory.
Male: Carter Buuck (Hillsboro, Ore.) won his second straight NACC Pitcher of the Week honors after running his scoreless innings streak to 24. This past week Buuck defeated the defending NACC champions, Concordia Chicago, with a complete game shutout. He allowed just three runners to reach base, while striking out 10 and walking none.
March 24, 2015
Female: Allison Kurek (Chicago, Ill.) led the Falcons with five points, scoring four goals and adding an assist, in a 19-2 win over Loras College Sunday. She added four ground balls, two draw control wins and a caused turnover in the convincing victory.
Male: Nathan Thyssen (Appleton, Wis.) was named the NACC Position Player of the Week after batting .500 over the Falcons final five games in Arizona. He went 8-for-13 in the team's last three games and recorded three triples over the week, bringing his season total to six through just 10 games.
March 17, 2015
Female: Melissa Perkins (Park Forest, Ill.) threw a complete game shutout to lead the Falcons to a 3-0 win over Ripon. The junior scattered seven hits and struck out eight, while walking none in the Falcons win in Florida.
Male: Colin Raley (Inverness, Ill.) was named the MLC Offensive Player of the Week after scoring seven goals, recording three ground balls and two caused turnovers in a 1-1 week for the Falcons. He scored a career-best six points (six goals) in a win over Elmhurst, while adding two ground balls and causing two turnovers.
March 10, 2015
Female: Bridget Slater (Roseau, Minn.) was named the MVP of the Slaats Cup Playoffs after helping lead CUW to the finals. She posted 44 saves in the championship matchup, a 2-1 setback against Lake Forest one day after leadinge her team to an upset win over top-seeded Adrian, posting 41 saves in that game. The 44 in the finals was a career best for Slater.
Male: Andrew Faber (Germantown, Wis.) had a strong closer to his indoor season with a school record toss of 17.50 meters in the weight throw. Faber won the event at the Carthage College "Gill Athletics Final Qualifier" which took place March 6.
March 2, 2015
Female: Sammi Reiter (Stillwater, Minn.) scored the game-winning goal with 15 seconds remaining in the Falcons 2-1 Slaats Cup Playoffs win over St. Scholastica. The win advances the Falcons to the semifinal round against CUW this week.
Male: The Falcons have three Male Athletes of the Week this week. Tyler White (Track & Field), Eric Kittel (Men's Basketball.) and Mason Mergener (Wrestling) all had impressive weeks for the Falcons. White (Milwaukee, Wis.) was the Co-Field Athlete of the Meet at the Track & Field Indoor Championships, winning both the long and triple jump. Kittel (Brillion, Wis.) averaged 18.5 points per game in leading the Falcons to a NACC Tournament title and a trip to the NCAA Division III Tournament, set for Friday at UW-Stevens Point. Mergener (Crivitz, Wis.) qualified for the NCAA Division III Championships after placing third at the regionals.
February 24, 2015
Female: Karli Tatum (Milwaukee, Wis.) had a career day in her throwing events at the UW-Milwaukee Tune-Up Meet. Tatum set a PR in the shout put, throwing 12.27 meters, which is the second best mark in the NACC this season. She added the third-best weight throw in the conference this year with a toss of 14.05 meters, also a personal-best.
Male: Eric Kittel (Brillion, Wis.) nailed a game-winning jumper with 0.8 seconds remaining in the Falcons 62-60 win over Marian February 18. Kittel finished with a game-high 20 points, connecting on 8-of-10 from the floor. He added seven points in the Falcons 71-56 NACC Tournament win over MSOE.
February 17, 2015
Female: Emily Heckendorf (Merrill, Wis.) recorded the second hat trick in program history as she led the Women's Hockey team to a win and tie against Marian. In the process, CUW reached a school record six-game unbeaten streak. Heckendorf leads the way with 22 points this season.
Male: Casey Kenealy (Hartford, Wis.) captured the 165-pound title at the Northern Wrestling Association Tournament last weekend. The senior won his opening match via fall and then gained a 5-3 decision in the final. He was named the NWA Tournament Outstanding Wrestler.
February 10, 2015
Female: Alexis Machuga (Rochester Hills, Mich.) scored five points in helping lead the Women's Hockey team to a pair of wins last weekend. Machuga had a goal and an assist in a 3-2 win over St. Scholastica Friday and followed that with a three-point performance against Finlandia Saturday. Machuga is tied for the team lead with 17 points this season.
Male: Braden Crone (Metiskow, Alberta) scored four points in helping lead the Men's Hockey team to a crucial sweep over Northland this weekend. Crone had two assists in each game and is tied for the team lead with 15 helpers this season.
February 3, 2015
Female: Brianna Wagner (Fond du Lac, Wis.) was named to the All-CIT Team after averaging 10.5 points and 6.5 rebounds per game. Wagner had her best game of the week in a 59-50 win over NACC-leading Wisconsin Lutheran, scoring 15 points and addings six rebounds. The freshman has now scored in double-figures in six straight games.
Male: Brett Boettcher (New Holstein, Wis.) averaged 13 points and 9.3 rebounds per game in leading Men's Basketball to a 2-1 week. Boettcher had 16 points and 11 rebounds in a CIT win over Concordia Chicago and was named to the All-Tournament Team for his efforts.
January 27, 2015
Female: Hannah Zobel (Reedsburg, Wis.) recorded her first career two-point game as the Falcons took on St. Scholastica last weekend. Zobel netted her first goal of the season, while adding an assist in the Friday game against the Saints.
Male: Mason Baumgartner (Slinger, Wis.) posted a 4-0 record, including a 3-0 mark at the UW-Whitewater duals at 184 pounds last week. He had two pins in the first periods, while adding a pair of major decision victories, picking up the four wins in dominant fashion.
January 20, 2015
Female: Madelyn Landgraf (Elkhart Lake, Wis.) averaged 21 points per game last week in leading the Falcons to a 2-0 record. She began the week with a 23-point effort, connecting on 4-of-7 from 3-point range in a win over Dominican. Landgraf followed that performance by shooting 5-of-7 from 3-point range in a 19-point effort at Rockford. For the week she shot 64.3 percent (9-for-14) from 3-point range. She added five assists at Rockford and had a pair of steals in each game.
Male: Andrew Faber (Germantown, Wis.) broke his own school record in the weight throw at the season-opening Wisconsin Private College Invitational. He recorded a toss of 16.55 meters, which was good for third place in the 30-man field. Faber added a 13.60 throw in the shot put, finishing seventh in that event.
January 13, 2015
Female: Brianna Wagner (Fond du Lac, Wis.) averaged a double-double over a pair of games for the Falcons last week. Wagner had the best game of her young career in a 75-68 win over Concordia Chicago as she scored a career-high 20 points and pulled down a career-best 16 rebounds.
Male: Mark Scholz (Greenfield, Wis.) scored 20 points in each of the Falcons NACC wins last week. The 20-point efforts were career-highs for the senior guard as he helped lead his squad to wins over Concordia Chicago and Benedictine. In a 15-point win over CUC he shot 9-of-11 from the filed, while he connected on 12-of-14 from the free throw line in a 10-point win over BU.
January 6, 2015
Female: Emily Heckendorf (Merrill, Wis.) scored two goals, including the game-winner in the Falcons 3-2 win over Concordia Moorhead Saturday. Heckendorf's game-winner came with nine seconds left in regulation, helping her team to the one-goal non-conference win. It was her fifth career two-goal game.
Male: Keith Kahlfeldt (New Berlin, Wis.) scored 22 points on 9-of-16 shooting to lead the Falcons to a 79-74 win over Rockford University Saturday. The junior forward added eight rebounds and dished out a pair of assists in the conference win.
December 23, 2014
Female: Maddelyn Landgraf (Elkhart Lake, Wis.) posted a pair of double-figure scoring efforts as the Falcons went 2-0 last week. She scored 12 points in just 18 minutes in a thrashing of Maranatha last Monday before rebounding with a 14-point, five-rebound effort against Aurora in a NACC win. Landgraf shot 3-of-5 from long range in the win over Aurora.
Male: Eric Kittel (Brillion, Wis.) led the Falcons to a 2-1 week last week. His best game came in a 19-point win over Wisconsin Lutheran where the sophomore guard scored a season-best 17 points on 7-of-10 shooting. He then nearly led CUW to a upset of NACC-leading Aurora, scoring 15 points. Kittel had seven assists and eight steals durin gthe week as well.
December 16, 2014
Female: Brianna Wagner (Fond du Lac, Wis.) recorded her first career double-double in the Falcons 69-56 win over Lakeland last week. She had 12 points and 10 rebounds in the NACC win. She followed that performance with a 10-point, five-rebound, five-block effort in a 14-point win over Alverno.
December 9, 2014
Female: Madelyn Landgraf (Elkhart Lake, Wis.) averaged 19.5 points per game as the Falcons split a pair of NACC contests. The junior guard scored 19 in a win over Edgewood, including making eight free throws. She then poured in 20 points in a setback against Benedictine.
Male: Sean Ambrocio (San Antonio, Texas) was named the Most Outstanding Wrestler at the MSOE Invitational. The senior dominated the 133-pound bracket, winning one match by pin and two via technical falls. His closest match of the day was a 9-1 major decision victory in the 133-pound finals.
December 2, 2014
Female: Taylor DeLong (Milwaukee, Wis.) averaged 13 points and seven rebounds for the Falcons over two NACC games. DeLong recorded her first career double-double at Concordia Chicago with 12 points and 10 rebounds. She then finished with a career-best 14 points in a 68-35 win over Aurora.
Male: Tanner Bull (Brooklin, Ontario) had three goals and an assist in leading the Men's Hockey team to a pair of wins over Bethel. Bull scored two goals, including the game-winner, in a 3-1 win over the Royals last Saturday. He added a goal and an assist in a 6-5 win Friday night, helping the Falcons retain the Thanksgiving Cup with the sweep.
November 25, 2014
Female: Katelyn Sewall (Menasha, Wis.) poured in 22 points in a 72-57 win over Beloit. She connected on 5-of-9 shots from 3-point range, while shooting a perfect 7-for-7 from the charity stripe. Sewall added five steals and four assists to help her team to a 2-0 start.
Male: Sean Ambrocio (San Antonio, Texas) placed second in the 133-pound bracket at the CUW Open. Ambrocio started the tournament off with four straight wins before falling in the finals, posting a 4-1 record. He is now 6-1 on the season.
November 18, 2014
Female: Bridget Slater (Roseau, Minn.) stopped 33 shots in the Falcons 3-0 win over defending NCHA champion Lake Forest Saturday. The shutout was the second of the season for Slater in just three starts as the sophomore recorded 10 or more saves in each period.
Male: Jake Reuteler (New Berlin, Wis.) followed up an impressive first-place finish in the 197-pound bracket at the UW-Stevens Point open with another win in a dual match against the Pointers Wednesday. Reuteler got the Falcons on the right track by recording a 5-3 win in the night's opening match, which led to a 23-10 CUW victory.
November 11, 2014
Female: Anna Hirssig (Rochester, Minn.) scored three goals over two NACC Tournament matches last week. Hirssig had two goals in the NACC Finals, a 3-2 setback against top-seeded Aurora. She added a score in the teams 3-2 win over Edgewood in the semifinals.
Male: Chris Hughes (Dundee, Mich.) scored four points in two games against No. 11 St. Scholastica last week. Hughes had three points (one goal, two assists) in Saturday's game and added a goal in Friday's contest. Both of his goals were scored on the power play.
November 4, 2014
Female: Bethany Coop (Mora, Minn.) was named the NACC Freshman of the Year after placing seventh at the NACC Championships. The rookie ran a PR time of 23:16.6 and helped lead her team to a second-place finish.
Male: Senior Robert Meilbeck (Winthrop Harbor, Ill.) earned First Team All-NACC honors after his performance at the conference championships. Meilbeck placed 12th with a PR time of 26:29.5 as the Falcons finished fourth as a team.
October 28, 2014
Female: Emily Ciesielczyk (Waukesha, Wis.) scored three goals in two wins for Women's Soccer last week. The junior provided the game-winner in a crucial 3-2 win over Edgewood and then added two goals in a 4-0 win over Concordia Chicago.
Male: Hunter Breunig (Lodi, Wis.) averaged 43 yards per punt in the Falcons 42-14 win over Rockford. The senior had a long punt of 57 yards, helping the Falcons win the field-position battle all afternoon. In addition, Breunig had three touchbacks in seven kickoffs.
October 21, 2014
Female: Brittany Klumpp (Rubicon, Wis.) scored two goals in a much-needed 4-1 win over MSOE Saturday. The junior has been outstanding this season with 17 goals, ranking second in the NACC. It was Klumpp's sixth multiple goal match of the year.
Male: Austin Damaschke (Bristol, Wis.) set three NACC and CUW records in the Falcons 49-46 win over Trine. He threw 73 times, completing 41 passes for 490 yards, all new records. The senior threw for four touchdowns and added two rushing scores.
October 14, 2014
Female: Nina Puch (Des Plaines, Ill.) was named NACC Women's Golf Player of the Year for the second-straight season. Puch earned medalist honors at the three-day NACC Championship, carding a three-round 249 total. The junior fired rounds of 82, 83 and 84 and earned All-NACC honors for the third-straight season.
Male: Austin Damaschke (Bristol, Wis.) totaled 606 yards and six touchdowns in the Falcons 62-24 victory at Aurora University. The senior gunslinger set NACC and CUW records with the 606 yards. He threw for 417 yards, while adding a career-best 189 yards on the ground. Damaschke had two passing and four rushing touchdowns.
October 7, 2014
Female: Ashley Jehlicka (Salem, Wis.) led the Falcons to three wins last week to keep CUW atop the NACC standings. The freshman posted her fifth career triple-double in a win over Lakeland, posting 18 kills, 15 assists and 14 digs, while adding four block assists. She also played a key part in 3-0 wins over Concordia Chicago and previously NACC unbeaten Benedictine.
Male: Garrett Wenzelburger (Hartland, Wis.) continued his dominance of opposing NACC defenses with an 11-catch, 171-yard performance in a 37-20 win over Concordia Chicago. Wenzelburger caught two touchdown passes, one from one-yard out and the other a 27-yard score.
September 30, 2014
Female: Carley Pfannerstill (Grafton, Wis.) scored four goals and added one assist in the Falcons 2-0-0 week. The junior netted a pair of goals in each match, a 7-0 win over Lakeland and an 8-0 win over Alverno to help the Falcons push their winning streak to seven. Pfannerstill now has 10 goals on the season.
Male: Robert Meilbeck (Winthrop Harbor, Ill.) was the top Falcons finisher at the always difficult Roy Griak Invitational. Meilbeck ran a 28:52.1 to place 49th in the 235-competitor field and helped his team to a ninth-place finish. The time was a personal course best for the senior.
September 23, 2014
Female: Ashley Jehlicka (Salem, Wis.) continued her impressive start to the 2014 season with a pair of triple-doubles. Jehlicka had 16 kills, 20 assists and 27 digs in helping CUW snap Edgewood's 22-match regular season conference win streak. She had another triple-double in a 3-1 setback against UW-Whitewater, a team receiving votes in the latest top 25 poll.
Male: Aaron Nixon (North Prairie, Wis.) accounted for three touchdowns in his first career start at quarterback for CUW. Nixon completed 31-of-43 passes for 252 yards and a score and added 136 yards and two touchdowns on the ground.
September 16, 2014
Female: Brittany Klumpp (Rubicon, Wis.) scored five goals over two matches to lead the Women's Soccer team to a pair of victories last week. Klumpp began the week with her second career hat trick in a 5-0 win over North Park. Klumpp then netted two goals, including the game-winner, in a 3-1 win over UW-Stout.
Male: Garrett Wenzelburger (Hartland, Wis.) rewrote both the NACC and CUW record books in the Falcons game against Augsburg last week. He became the conference and school career receptions leader, bringing his total to 206. For the game he finished with 13 catches for a career-best 239 yards and added three touchdowns.
September 9, 2014
Female: Ashley Jehlicka (Salem, Wis.) recorded 23 kills, 34 assists and 34 digs in leading the Volleyball team to a pair of wins last week. Jehlicka posted a triple-double with 16 kills, 22 assists and 15 digs in a win over Carroll University and has been a key factor in the Falcons 5-0 start to the season.
Male: David Gonzalez (Pembroke Pines, Fla.) made a 25-yard game-winning field goal to lift the CUW Football team to a 31-28 victory over North Park in the Falcons season opener. Gonzalez was also 4-for-4 on extra point attempts in the win and was named the NACC Student-Athlete Special Teams Player of the Week.
May 6, 2014
Male: Austin Baglow (Walled Lake, Mich.) threw a complete game in a 2-1 win over Lakeland College. The win helped the CUW Baseball team clinch the No. 3 seed in the NACC Tournament. Baglow has now thrown complete games in each of his last two starts.
Female: Jessica Hennig (Springfield, Ill.) set the new school record in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 1:05.98. That time helped Hennig top the field at the NACC Outdoor Championships. She wasn't done there, however, as she was also apart of the school-record setting 4X400-meter relay team.
April 29, 2014
Male: Sam Wladyka (Winnipeg, Manitoba) set the Falcons goals scored record with eight in a senior day thrashing of Defiance. Wladyka is the CUW career points and goals scored leader and he helped his team secure a home MLC Tournament game with a 9-5 win earlier in the week against Carthage.
Female: Melissa Perkins (Park Forest, Ill.) threw two shutouts and went 4-0 in four starts last week. She was named the NACC Pitcher of the Week for her efforts as she allowed no earned runs in three complete-game efforts.
April 22, 2014
Male: Michael Winter (Cedarburg, Wis.) threw a one-hitter in a 5-0 win over the University of Chicago Saturday, April 19. Winter was two outs away from a no-hitter and struck out five in the win. That win helped CUW improve its winning streak to five games.
Female: Samantha Reiter (Stillwater, Minn.) was named Midwest Women's Lacrosse Conference Offensive Player of the Week after leading the Falcons to a pair of victories last week, including an important 14-13 road victory over North Central College last Tuesday and a 21-11 road win at Beloit College.
She tied the program record with eight goals in the Falcons win over the Cardinals. Reiter had four goals in each half, including two free-position scores, to go along with four ground balls and two draw control wins.
April 15, 2014
Male: Andrew Heideman (Bakersfield, Calif.) threw a complete-game four-hitter in a 5-1 win over MSOE. He struck out a career-high eight batters in the win and added five punchouts in two innings against North Park earlier in the week. Heideman was named the NACC Pitcher of the Week for his efforts.
Female: Hayley Peppers (Franktown, Colo.) led the Falcons to a pair of victories this past week. The junior scored three goals and assisted on a pair of markers in a 16-3 victory over Aurora. During the win, Peppers picked up a program-record 16 ground balls to go along with a career-high eight draw controls and three caused turnovers. She closed the week with three assists, three ground balls and six draw controls in an 18-7 win over Illinois Institute of Technology.
April 8, 2014
Male: Derek Brueske (Hopkins, Minn.) scored six points in each of the Falcons wins last week. The junior had three goals and three assists in a win over Beloit College, which helped CUW tie a program record for the longest winning streak. He then added two goals and four assists in a win over Mount St. Joseph, which helped the Falcons set a new program-long winning streak.
Female: Samantha Reiter (Stillwater, Minn.) became the first player in Falcons history to pass the 100-goal plateau with 11 goals in three games last week. She had six goals in the final game of the week against Otterbein and had three in a win over Robert Morris. Reiter finished the week with four assists as well.
April 1, 2014
Male: Danny Dahms (Calgary, Alberta) won MLC Offensive Player of the Week honors after leading the Falcons to a trio of wins. The midfielder had 13 goals, five assists, three ground balls and two caused turnovers. He had a hat trick, an assist and a caused turnover during a dominating 15-7 victory over Olivet College.
Female: Melissa Perkins (Park Forest, Ill.) threw two complete game shutouts for the Falcons. Perkins shut SUNY Potsdam out in a game in Florida and then threw seven scoreless against MSOE for a NACC victory. She added a win over Alverno, finishing the week with three victories.
March 18, 2014
Male: Sean Ambrocio (San Antonio, Texas) of the Wrestling team finished eighth in the 125 pound bracket of the NCAA Division III Championships. The junior earned All-American status with his finish and was also named an NWCA Scholar All-American. He posted a 2-3 record at the championships.
Female: Hannah Redden (Libertyville, Ill.) of the Women's Lacrosse team recorded a career-best seven points, scoring four times and adding three assists in a 22-5 win over Benedictine. The game marked the first of the season for CUW and the 22 goals was a program record.
March 11, 2014
Male: Emmet O'Malley (Elk Grove Village, Ill.) made a career-best 15 saves in the Men's Lacrosse contest against Albion last weekend. The junior also recorded five ground balls, tied for the team lead in the game.
Female: Junior Andrea Kassees (Waukesha, Wis.) of the Women's Track & Field team recorded a PR in the weight throw. She was one of four Falcons to compete at the Carthage Final Qualifier meet, where she had a throw of 13.73 meters, nearly .3 meters better than her previous best, which came earlier this season.
March 4, 2014
Male: Martin Hinze (Bourbonnais, Ill.) won two events and added a second-place finish at the NACC Indoor Championships. He was named the Track Athlete of the Meet for his efforts. He ran a PR of 15:28.9 in winning the 5,000-meter run, added a win in the 3,000-meter run and was just edged out in the mile, finishing in second place.
Female: Mariah Giesseman (Sturgeon Bay, Wis.) had a monster Sunday at the Finlandia Dome Tournament for the Falcons. She went 4-for-4 with two home runs and six RBIs in a win over Mount Mary. The senior added a sole home run in a 5-4 win over Carroll, finishing the day with three home runs and seven RBIs.
February 25, 2014
Male: Garrett Wenzelburger (Hartland, Wis.) scored 24 points in each of the Falcons final two games of the 2013-14 season. The 24 points mark a career-high for Wenzelburger, who also had eight rebounds in each game.
Female: Madelyn Landgraf (Elkhart Lake, Wis.) scored a career-best 21 points in the Falcons NACC Quarterfinal win over Aurora. The sophomore guard drained a career-high five three points in helping lead CUW to the semifinal round.
February 18, 2014
Male: Sean Ambrocio (San Antonio, Texas) was named the Northern Wrestling Association Outstanding Wrestler at the conference meet Saturday. He won the 125-pound weight bracket, which included a win by fall in just eight seconds. he also posted a technical fall win and has won the 125-pound league title three years in a row.
Female: Bridget Slater (Roseau, Minn.) made a combined 43 saves over two Falcon wins over Marian last weekend. The starts were just the second and third of her career as she picked up her first two career victories. In Saturdya's game she recorded a career-high 25 saves and allowed just two goals in each contest.
February 11, 2014
Male: Mark Scholz (Greenfield, Wis.) averaged 16.5 points per game over a pair of wins for the Men's Basketball team last week. The junior scored a career-high 17 points in a 75-74 win over Edgewood College and followed that with a 16-point game against Dominican University. He made 11-of-13 shots from the floor over the two games.
Female: Sophomore Megan Coenen (Green Bay, Wis.) scored in double figures in each of the Falcons three wins last week. Her best game came at the end of the week where she posted a double-double with 17 points and 11 rebounds in a 90-52 win over Dominican. She also had 18 points in a 25-point win over Aurora.
February 4, 2014
Male: Andrew Faber (Germantown, Wis.) recorded two PRs at the Tadd Metzger Invitational last weekend for the Falcons. Faber finished third in the weight throw with a PR toss of 15.53 meters. He then launched a throw of 13.61 meters in the shot put, good for another personal-best effort. His finishes helped the Falcons take fifth at the event.
Female: Senior Jessica Hennig (Springfield, Ill.) helped lead the Falcons at their meet hosted by Carthage College last weekend. Hennig ran to a sixth-place finish in the 600-meter run with a PR time of 1:45.52. She then helped her 4X400-meter win their heat by running the opening leg.
January 28, 2014
Male: Garrett Wenzelburger (Hartland, Wis.) scored a career-high 21 points in a Falcons CIT win over Concordia Chicago. The junior also pulled down seven rebounds in that win. Earlier in the week he scored 12 points and recorded a career-best eight rebounds against Wisconsin Lutheran . Wenzelburger added a 10-point performance in the CIT Championship game against Concordia Nebraska and was named to the All-Tournament Team for his efforts.
Female: Madelyn Landgraf (Elkhart Lake, Wis.) posted back-to-back double-digit scoring games in the CIT Tournaments. She has now scored 10 or more points in six of the team's past seven games. The sophomore had 13 in a win over Concordia Chicago and added 12 points, including 3-of-4 shooting from 3-point range in the Falcons game against Concordia Nebraska.
January 21, 2014
Male: Martin Hinze (Bourbonnais, Ill.) won the mile run at the Private College Invitational on Saturday. Hinze ran a personal-best 4:24.7, narrowly edging the runner-up finisher from Concordia University Chicago. His 10 points earned in that event helped the Falcons place fourth as a team.
Female: Katie Luethe (Oshkosh, Wis.) averaged 18 points per game as the Falcons ran their record to 14-1 with a pair of NACC wins. The senior forward scored 17 points, grabbed eight rebounds and dished out four assists in a win over Rockford, while adding a 19-point, six-rebound performance against Dominican.
January 14, 2014
Male: Domingo Torrenueva (Oshawa, Ontario) continued his strong play as goalie of the Men's Hockey team. He won all three starts last week, improving his record to 6-0-0 in games which he has started this season. Torrenueva made 100 saves over the three games, including a career-high 43 against Lake Forest. He also posted a .935 save percentage and is a big reason for the team's current six-game winning streak.
Female: Anna Butler (Kewaskum, Wis.) played a key role in the Falcons win over Benedictine Saturday. She scored 12 points, pulled down nine rebounds, dished out three assists and added three steals in a 65-54 win. Butler also scored six points against Concordia Chicago, playing limited action after the Falcons built a big lead early.
January 7, 2014
Male: Keith Kahlfeldt (New Berlin, Wis.) averaged 26.5 points per game in leading the Men's Basketball team to a pair of wins last week. The sophomore scored 29, while connecting on 6-of-8 shots from 3-point range in a non-conference win over Finlandia University and followed that with a 24-point, three-rebound, three-steal performance in a NACC win over Rockford University.
Female: Emily Heckendorf (Merrill, Wis.) set a CUW program record with four points in one period in Saturday's contest against Saint Benedict. The junior scored two points and added two assists in the third period, nearly helping CUW erase a three-goal deficit. Both of her goals were scored on the power play. She also played a key defensive role in a 3-1 win over the Blazers Friday night.
December 17, 2013
Male: Eric Kittel (Brillion, Wis.) scored a career high 20 points, which include a game-winning half court shot to lead CUW past Millikin, 84-81 on Saturday. The freshman guard drained six shots from 3-point range and recorded five steals in the non-conference victory.
Female: Katie Luethe (Oshkosh, Wis.) tallied a game best 18 points in a 73-51 NACC win over Lakeland College. The senior was a perfect 6-of-6 from the free throw line and grabbed seven rebounds, while adding three assists in helping CUW to an 8-0 start to the 2013-14 season.
December 10, 2013
Male: Devin Stuermer (Milwaukee, Wis.) scored six points in two wins over Finlandia University last week. He set a program record with five points (one goal, four assists) in an 8-2 win Saturday before scoring the game-winner in a Sunday win. He has helped lead the team to a 5-4-3 record to start the season.
Female: Camille Parsons (Urbana, Ill.) tied a career high with 19 points in a convincing win over Benedictine. She also helped lead the Falcons to a win over Edgewood as CUW is off to a 7-0 start this season. Parsons made a career best four 3-pointers in the win over Benedictine and added seven assists.
December 3, 2013
Male: Keith Kahlfeldt (New Berlin, Wis.) scored a career-high 33 points in the Falcons game against Aurora University last Saturday. He shot 80 percent (16-for-20) from the floor and scored his 33 points despite attempting a free throw in the contest. He also had eight rebounds, three assists, two steals and two blocks.
Female: Anna Butler (Kewaskum, Wis.) pulled down a career-best 12 rebounds in a 67-63 comeback win over UW-La Crosse Tuesday. She also helped lead CUW to a 58-55 by scoring 10 points and adding seven rebounds. The senior guard has played a big role in heldping CUW to a 5-0 start this season.
November 26, 2013
Male: Garrett Wenzelburger (Hartland, Wis.) had nine catches for 184 yards and a touchdown in the Falcons NCAA Division III Playoff game against UW-Platteville. Wenzelburger was also named to the First Team All-NACC following the season.
Female: Veronika Metanova (Palatine, Ill.) scored two goals and added an assist in the Falcons 5-2 win over Marian University Thursday. The three points and two goals were a career high as CUW improved its overall record to 4-3-0.
November 19, 2013
Male: Austin Damaschke (Bristol, Wis.) threw for 231 yards and three touchdowns, while adding 95 rushing yards and a score to lead the Falcons Football team past Wisconsin Lutheran College, 58-31. The win gave CUW the outright NACC title and a second straight Luther Cup. Damaschke and the Falcons are set to face UW-Platteville in the opening round of the NCAA Championships this Saturday.
Female: Katie Luethe (Oshkosh, Wis.) scored 19 points and added seven rebounds in leading the Women's Basketball team to a season-opening 77-65 win over Augustana College. She was 2-for-4 from three-point range and a perfect 3-for-3 from the free throw line in the win. Luethe added two steals for the 1-0 Falcons.
November 12, 2013
Male: LaCurt Evans (Bloomingdale, Ill.) ran for a career-high 146 yards in the Falcons 49-41 win over Aurora University. He scored three touchdowns, including a scoring for a career-best 50 yards out in helping lead CUW to a share of the NACC title. The Falcons also clinched a spot in the NCAA Division III Tournament thanks to Evans performance.
Female: Jennifer DeGeorge (Waukesha, Wis.) made 62 saves over two games against Augsburg College last weekend. DeGeorge stopped 32 shots in a 3-1 win over the Auggies, while adding 30 saves in a 2-0 setback. She posted a .954 save percentage over the two games.
November 5, 2013
Male: Gavin Winston (Park Forest, Ill.) scored three points in Men's Soccer two games over the past week. Winston scored two goals, including the game-winner in a 3-2 win over MSOE in the NACC Tournament First Round. He added an assist in a 1-0 win over Edgewood College in the regular season finale.
Female: Brandi Muller (Anchorage, Alaska) had four points over two games, helping lead the Women's Hockey team to a 2-0-0 start. Muller had both goals in a 2-1 win Saturday, while adding a goal and an assist in the season-opening 8-1 victory.
October 29, 2013
Male: Austin Damaschke (Bristol, Wis.) set two program game records in the Football team's 45-28 Cheese Bowl victory over Lakeland. He passed for 425 yards and had 536 total yards, to go along with a career-high 111 rushing yards and four rushing touchdowns. He was also named NACC Offensive Student-Athlete of the Week and to D3Football.com's Team of the Week.
Female: Carley Valentine (De Pere, Wis.) recorded her fourth career triple-double (11 kills, 26 assists, 10 digs) in Volleyball's Senior Day home match against Aurora. She has posted four kills, 30 assists, 15 digs and eight total blocks in a road victory at Marian during the week.
October 22, 2013
Male: Taylor Witty (Milwaukee, Wis.) recorded nine tackles in the Falcons win over Concordia University Chicago. He made players all over the backfield, recording two sacks and finishing with 2.5 tackles for a loss. He was also named the NACC Defensive Student-Athlete of the Week for his efforts.
Female: Carley Pfannerstill (Grafton, Wis.) scored two goals, including the game-winner in the Falcons 4-0 win over MSOE last Saturday. The win moved CUW to third place in the conference standings. She now leads the team with 13 goals.
October 15, 2013
Male: Andrew Gatz (Adell, Wis.) rushed for a career-high 169 yards in leading the Falcons past Maranatha Baptist Bible College last Saturday. His 20 carries also were a career-best, while he scored his first career touchdown in the convincing victory.
Female: Britta Duchow (Potter, Wis.) recorded nine blocks in the Falcons 3-1 win over Wisconsin Lutheran College. Duchow also tallied seven kills in each of the team's matches over the past week, as CUW also faced off against Dominican. Here week totals included 14 kills and 11 blocks.
October 8, 2013
Male: Luke Scheuerlein (Thiensville, Wis.) earned NACC Defensive Student-Athlete of the Week honors for his play in a 28-27 win over Benedictine University Saturday. The sophomore linebacker tied for a team-best 10 tackles and sealed the victory with an interception late in the fourth quarter.
Female: Nina Puch (Des Plaines, Ill.) was named the NACC Player of the Year after earning medalist honors at the conference championships, which were held Saturday-Monday. Puch was the sixth straight Falcon to earn Player of the Year honors after firing a 205 over 45 holes. In addition to her individual win, CUW also claimed the team title for the second straight season, earning the league's bid to the NCAA Championships in May.
October 1, 2013
Male: Gavin Winston (Park Forest, Ill.) scored his first three collegiate goals in recording a hat trick versus Lakeland College. Winston helped lead the Falcons to their first NACC win of the season, 4-0 over the Muskies.
Female: Hannah Griffiths was named the NACC Student-Athlete of the Week after helping lead CUW to at the NACC-IIAC Challenge Series. She posted two double-doubles, and finished with double-digit digs in all four matches. Her top match was a 21-kill, 10-dig performance in a five-set win over Buena Vista.
September 24, 2013
Male: Garrett Wenzelburger (Hartland, Wis.) hauled in a career-best 13 passes for a career-high 196 yards in the Falcons game against Trine. He scored three times, which tied a career-best for a single game, while also tying a career mark with a 37-yard reception. He averaged 15.1 yards per receptions.
Female: Anna Hirssig (Rochester, Minn.) recorded her first career hat trick in the Falcons 3-0 win over Dominican University. Hirssig scored off a penalty kick and added two headers as she accounted for all the offense in the conference-opening win.
September 17, 2013
Nina Puch (Des Plaines, Ill.) carded a 76 to earn meet medalist honors at the Benedictine Invitational. The sophomore won the event for the second year in a row, winning this year's title by one stroke. She recorded a 38 on each nine and currently leads the NACC in scoring average.
September 10, 2013
Emily Ciesielczyk (Waukesha, Wis.) recorded five points in the Falcons 4-3 win over Lake Forest College on Saturday, September 7th. The sophomore forward tallied the game-winning goal with 8:40 to play in the game, scoring just 13 seconds after Lake Forest tied the match. She also had the first goal of the match and added an assist in the Falcons first win of the season.
September 3, 2013
Hannah Griffiths (Antigo, Wis.) was named MVP of the Concordia Invitational Tournament after helping lead the Falcons to a tournament championship. Griffiths recorded double-digit kills in both matches, beginning with 11 versus Concordia University Ann Arbor. She followed that with a double-double, tallying 10 kills and adding 11 digs in a 3-0 win over Concordia University Chicago.
May 21, 2013
Nina Puch (Des Plaines, Ill.) finished tied for 62nd at the NCAA Division III Women's Golf Championships. The freshman had her best round on the third day of competition as she fired an even-par 72, which also tied for the lowest round in the tournament. Puch was one of only two players to record the 72, as tournament champion Laura Lindsey also carded a 72 during each of her first two rounds.
April 30, 2013
Russell Johnson (Monticello, Wis.) went 4-0 at No. 1 singles and No. 2 doubles in leading the CUW Men's Tennis team to a Northern Athletics Conference regular season championship. Johnson did not lose a singles match during the NAC regular season schedule, posting a 9-0 mark. He and the Falcons will play in the NAC Tournament this Saturday.
April 23, 2013
Cara Landherr (Waukesha, Wis.) had a big week at the plate in helping lead the CUW Softball team to a 6-0 record. Landherr drove in 21 runs in 22 at bats while batting .500. The senior infielder had her best game against Alverno College where she went 4-for-4 with three home runs and eight runs driven in. She also had a two home run game against Rockford College. Landherr belted five home runs during the week and currenlty leads the NAC in home runs and RBIs.
April 16, 2013
Russell Johnson (Monticello, Wis.) went 3-0 in both singles and doubles play as he helped lead the CUW Men's Tennis team to three conference wins. Johnson won all of his matches at No. 1 singles, while also winning one match each at No. 1, No. 2, and No. 3 doubles. Him and the Falcons improved to 5-0 in the NAC in the process.
April 9, 2013
Martin Hinze (Bourbonnais, Ill.) set a new school record in the 3,000-meter steeplechase this past weekend at the Rex Foster Invitational. Hinze won the event Friday in a time of 9:32.88, a time that also ranks him first in the Northern Athletics Conference senior. The junior also ranks 20th in the nation in the event.
April 2, 2013
Abbie Goetsch (Grayslake, Ill.) helped lead the Falcons to a 3-1 record last week as they concluded their Florida trip. Two of those three wins came against ranked opponents as CUW topped No. 16 St. Thomas University and No. 20 Carthage College, both by scores of 5-4. Against the Tommies Goetsch, a senior catcher, delivered the game-winning single in the bottom of the seventh, capping off a 3-for-3 day at the plate. She finished the four games with a .545 (6-for-11) batting average, hitting one double, one triple, and driving in three runs.
March 19, 2013
Greg Sanders (San Antonio, Texas) became the first national champion in CUW Wrestling history as he claimed the 149 lb. title. Sanders defeated defending 141 lb. national champion Kodie Silvestri of Wartburg College, 6-5, in the finals, scoring a two-point reversal late in the match to gain the victory. For his efforts he was named the NWCA Outstanding Wrestler of the national tournament. He finished 2012-13 with a 40-4 record.
March 12, 2013
Christopher Grenz (Centennial, Colo.) helped lead the CUW Men's La Crosse team to a 2-0 record last weekend. Grenz and the defense allowed just 11 goals combined as the Falcons defeated Albion College, 10-9, on Saturday followed by an 8-2 win over Alma College Sunday. Assigned to each opponents top attackman, Grenz shut both players out over the weekend finishing with six ground balls and two caused turnovers.
March 5, 2013
Sean Ambrocio (San Antonio, Texas) won the 125-pound weight class during the NCAA Division III Midwest Wrestling Regionals in Minneapolis on Saturday. He finished the day 4-0 with a victory by fall and major decision. The exercise physiology major improved his season record to 33-5, which includes 19-consecutive wins.
February 26, 2013
Greg Sanders (San Antonio, Texas) was named Outstanding Wrestler at the Northern Wrestling Association Tournament. Sanders pinned both of his opponents en route to his championship at 149 lbs., including needing just 19 seconds in the title match. The 19 seconds marked the fastest time he has pinned an opponent in his career. Sanders has now won 26 straight matches entering this weekends NCAA Division III West Regional.
February 20, 2013
Brian Jackson (Carol Stream, Ill.) scored 10 and 18 points, respectively, as the Falcons played in the Northern Athletics Conference Tournament. He also grabbed 15 rebounds, blocked three shots, assisted on three field goals and stole two passes in both games. The Secondary Education major concluded his career with 524 points.
February 12, 2013
Chris Hughes (Dundee, Mich.) scored a pair of goals and added an assist in the Falcons series against nationally-ranked Adrian College on Friday and Saturday. He was also named Midwest Collegiate Hockey Association Freshman of the Week for his efforts.
February 4, 2013
Emily Mauermann broke the CUW school record in the 200-meters (27.17) at the UW-Parkside Classic Open on Saturday. She also placed in the high jump with a leap of 1.5 meters.
January 28, 2013
Brian Jackson was named MVP at the 2013 CIT after leading CUW to the tournament title.
January 21, 2013
Tiffany Hendrickson became the 14th player in CUW history to break the 1,000 point mark for the women's basketball program with a 12 point performance against Dominican University.
January 14, 2013
Sean Pawlak finished second in the 400-meter dash (51.60) and fourth in the 200-meter dash (23.24) at the Wisconsin Private College Invitational.
January 7, 2013
Katie Luethe grabbed 11 rebounds, dished out five assists, scored eight points, had a pair of steals, and added a blocked shot in the Falcon win over Benedictine.
December 31, 2012
Steve Zielinski led CUW in both weekend tournament games against State schools, scoring 23 points, pulling down nine rebounds and adding a trio of blocks for the Falcons.
December 24, 2012
December 17, 2012
Camille Parsons led CUW to an important 60-36 win over Lakeland with a 19 point effort that included 3-3 from beyond the arc.
December 10, 2012
Sean Ambrocio edged out No. 8-ranked Jake Scholten (Augustana) by a 6-5 decision to win the North Central Invitational 125-pound weight class. He was named Outstanding Wrestler for his efforts and it was his second title of the season.
December 3, 2012
Greg Sanders defeated his first opponent by fall in 4:29 before winning three-straight bouts by decision to capture the MSOE Championship. Sanders defeated his opponents 10-4, 10-5 and 6-3 en route to the medal.
November 26, 2012
November 19, 2012
Katie Luethe scored 23 points, pulled down five rebounds, had a trio of steals, and added two assists as the Falcon women won their season opener.
November 12, 2012
Wrestling at 133 pounds, Lubner finished second at the Luther Open. He won three boutsincluding an 8-6 decision win over the nation's ninth-ranked wrestler before losing to a Division II wrestler in the finals.
November 5, 2012
Damaschke threw five TD passes and ran for a sixth as CUW improved to 5-1 in conference play with a 45-31 win over Aurora.
October 29, 2012
Eric Hertel never missed a meet in four seasons of participation on the CUW men's golf team. This season he improved his score by six strokes per round.
October 22, 2012
Carley Valentine led CUW to a pair of weekend wins. She totalled 13 kills, 19 digs, and 30 assists as the Falcons defeated CU-Chicago and Aurora.
October 15, 2012
Austin Damaschke threw for a game-high 307 yards on 20-of-37 and tossed four touchdowns as the football team fell in thrilling fashion, 47-44, in overtime to Concordia University Chicago. The sophomore gunsliger also ran for 70 yards on 17 carries (4.1 average) and touchdown.
October 8, 2012
Kyle Sytsma scored both goals in a 2-0 win over Benedictine and added his third score of the week in a 3-1 victory over Lakeland. The Falcons improved to 5-1-0 in the NAC with those wins.
October 1, 2012
John Palese was credited with 10 tackles, broke up a pass attempt, recovered a fumble, and shadowed BenU All American John Borsellino all afternoon in a 6-0 CUW win.
September 24, 2012
Emily Ciesielczyk tallied four assists during the week, raising her league-leading total to 14 as CUW improved to 6-0-0 in NAC play.
September 17, 2012
Nina Puch was the overall Individual Medalist at the Benedictine Invitational over the weekend. Her 18 hole scores of 75 and 80 were three strokes better than any other competitor.
September 10, 2012
Lauren Straehler scored the game-winning goal at North Central College during the Falcons, 3-2, double-overtime victory. The senior also scored a pair of goals against Rockford College and one at Lake Forest College.
2011 CUW PLAYER OF THE WEEK ARCHIVES BELOW
Alex Pawlak (Men's Track & Field)
Pawlak advanced to the NCAA Tournament in the 110- and 400-meter hurdles, where he finished 15th and 18th, respectively. The senior finished his career with five school records and three Northern Athletics Conference records.
Brian Tresedder (Men's Tennis)
Tresedder was named Northern Athletics Conference Player of the Year for the second-consecutive year. The senior No. 1 singles and doubles player helped the Falcons advance to their third NCAA Tournament appearance in four years.
Alex Pawlak (Men's Track & Field)
Pawlak won three separate medals in leading the Falcons to first place at the NAC Track & Field Championships.
Janelle Schroder (Softball)
Schroeder was 8-for-13 (.615) during the week as CUW went 4-2. She also walked twice and drove in eight runs for the Falcons who finished 19-5 in conference play.
Skip Turner (Men's Tennis)
Mariah Giesseman (Softball)
Playing at No. 2 singles against Aurora University and No. 1 against Rockford College, Turner finished the week 4-0, including two doubles wins, as the Falcons improved to 6-0 in Northern Athletics Conference action.
Gieseeman was 9-for-14 at the plate during the week as CUW went 4-0. She scored five runs and drove in six, compiling a .667 on-base percentage.
Austin Baglow Baseball
Baglow won a pair of games for the Falcons, posting a 0.59 ERA in wins over MSOE and Lakeland.
Sammi Reiter Women's Lacrosse
Reiter just keeps setting new standards. Saturday she scored a school-record seven goals in a loss to Pacific.
Danielle Burke Softball
Burke went 3-0 during the week with 19 Ks and a 0.41 ERA for CUW.
Sammi Reiter Women's Lacrosse
Reiter scored 14 goals and added an assist this past week, leading CUW to their historic first win on Sunday.
Danny Dahms Men's Lacrosse
Dahms scored four times as Concordia defeated Hanover 15-4.
Sean Ambrocio Wrestling
Freshman Ambrocio won three matches at the NCAA Division III National Championships in La Crosse on Friday, and was one win away from being crowned All-American at 125 lbs.
Kyle Burrell Men's Lacrosse
Burrell scored twice and added an assist during the Falcon's 11-6 home loss to Wittenberg.
Justin Rogers Men's Indoor Track and Field
Rogers took first in the Triple Jump, 55m Dash, and 200m Dash; along with being a part of the first place 4x400m Relay at the NAC Indoor Championships.
Alex Pawlak Men's Indoor Track and Field
Pawlak placed first in the prelims and third in the finals of the 60m Hurdles at the talent-laden Eastbay Pointer Invitational in Stevens Point over the weekend. Pawlak posted a time of 8.35 in prelims, setting a new school record.
Mitchell Schneider Men's Basketball
Hot-shooting Mitchell Schneider had games of 25 and 15 points as the Falcons preserved their one game lead in the NAC title chase.
Rebecca Gifford Womens Indoor Track and Field
Versatile Gifford took third place in the shot put. She also finished third in the triple jump and earned a fifth place finish in the 55m hurdles at the UW-Parkside Invitational.
Brian Jackson Men's Basketball
Brian averaged 15 points and six rebounds per game in the three CUW contests this past week. He hit the winning 3-pointer with two seconds left to beat Concordia Chicago on Friday night.
Sean Ambrocio Wrestling
Ambrocio won all three of his bouts in a triple dual Saturday, accumulating 36 points, while giving up just eight. Ambrocio’s technical fall victory came by a score of 17-1 and his major decision win was 14-4.
Luke Doedens Men's Basketball
Luke hit eight of 11 shots including five of seven from beyond the arc against MSOE. He added 5 rebounds, 5 steals, and 3 assists in the battle of league leaders.
Greg Sanders Wrestling
Greg (24-2) was voted "Outstanding Wrestler of the Meet" as he took first place at 141 in a exceptionally strong weight class at the Elmhurst Invitational.
Brittany Zietlow Women's Basketball
"Z" scored a career-high 18 points, while adding 4 rebounds, 3 assists, a steal and a blocked shot to lead CUW to a win over Dominican.
Erik Condia Men's Basketball
Erik hit 4 of 6 shots, grabbed 9 rebounds, and added a pair of blocked shots as CUW defeated UW- Oshkosh 76-72 to improve to 8-3.
Jesse Huggins Wrestling
Freshman Jesse Huggins went 3-0 at the Florida Gulf Coast Duals to improve his record to 14-4 on the season.
Mitchell Schneider Men's Basketball
Mitchell Schneider became the 13th player in Concordia University Wisconsin men's basketball history to surpass the 1,000 point mark for his career. Schneider reached the total nine games into his senior season.
Marcus Lubner Wrestling
Wrestling at 131, Lubner took second place at the 13 team MSOE Invitational over the weekend.
Tiffany Hendrickson Women's Basketball
Hendrickson averaged 13.0 points and hit all 4 of her long range attempts as the Falcons split a pair of thrillers, losing to UW-River Falls by 1 before defeating NAC rival Edgewood.
Luke Doedens Men's Basketball
Doedens averaged 18.3 points per game while shooting 63% from the floor as the Falcons opened their season with three games against WIAC schools on the road; going 2-1.
Greg Sanders Wrestling
Wrestling at 141, freshman Greg Sanders finished with a 3-0 record against top-notch competition at the Falcon's season-opening triple dual.
Josh Lehr Men's Hockey
Lehr, CUW's freshman goalie, made an amazing 57 saves as the Falcons tied Lawrence 2-2 in league hockey action to earn their first points of the season.
Men's and Women's Team Cross Country
Russ DeLap's racers won both the men's and women's NAC Championships with an amazing display of team depth.
Brittany Deinlein Volleyball
Deinlein led CUW with 28 kills and 26 digs as the Falcons defeated Concordia-Chicago and Aurora in conference play.
Zach Lemler Men's Soccer
Lemler scored both goals as the Falcons overcame a stiff challenge from WLC to record a 2-0 win and stay undefeated in the NAC.
Joseph Paul Football
Paul broke into Concordia's Top 10 All Time single game rushing yardage list with a 225 yard performance on just 17 carries in a 59-7 win over Maranatha.
Austin Damaschke Football
In his first career start, Damaschke completed 16 of 24 passes for 228 yards and scrambled for 47 more as the Falcons (1-0 in the NAC) defeated Rockford 46-14.
Kyle Sytsma Men's Soccer
Sytsma scored both goals in a 2-1 win non-conference over North Central (6-2-0) on Saturday. The junior midfielder also had two assists against Rockford earlier in the week.
Lauren Straehler Women's Soccer
A returning first team all conference performer, Lauren scored three goals against CU-Chicago in a 5-0 win on Saturday and assisted on two others. She leads the Falcons with 7 goals and 2 assists to date.
Muriel McIntyre Women's Golf
Three-time Player of the Year, Muriel fired a season's best 79 as the Falcons defeated Lakeland in a NAC dual.
Meagan Harrington Women's Tennis
Harrington was 2-0 in singles play at #1 and also 2-0 in doubles action as the Falcons defeated CU-Chicago and Dominican in NAC-opening play