Author Archives: Clare Bruning

Vikings split home series with Midwest Conference rival MSOE

Vikings split home series with Midwest Conference rival MSOE

Last weekend the Lawrence University hockey team (6-10-1, 5-5-0 NCHA) split a big home-and-home series against the MSOE Raiders, whose (10-7-0, 5-5-0 NCHA) record keeps them tied with the Vikings in the conference standings for now. These fifth-place rivals met for the first time in 2015 at the Appleton Family Ice Center on Friday, Jan.

Men’s Hockey Team exits winter break on losing streak, ranked fifth

After a tie and a win at the NCHA/MIAC Thanksgiving Showdown, the Lawrence University hockey team (5-9-1, 4-4-0 NCHA) struggled with a winter break losing-streak against several impressive opponents. Continuing the tough battles, the Vikings spent the first weekend of Winter Term on the road, traveling over 500 miles to face two strong Minnesota Intercollegiate

Vikings drop two games against Marian in NCHA play

The Lawrence University Hockey Team skated into their second week of competition with hopes to continue the success of their opening series sweep against Concordia University, but the team was thwarted in its attempts against Marian University (2-2, 2-2 NCHA). On Friday, Nov. 7, the Vikings traveled to Fond du Lac to face the Sabres

Women’s Soccer goes 1-1

Last weekend, the Lawrence University Women’s Soccer team closed their conference season with dynamic home games against Beloit College (4-12-1, 1-8 MWC) and St. Norbert College (7-8-1, 5-2-1 MWC), recording a win and a loss. On Saturday, Oct. 25, the Buccaneers came to Appleton to take on the Vikings at Whiting Field West. From the

Women’s Tennis ends season with successful MWC Championships

The Lawrence University Women’s Tennis team spent last weekend battling it out at the 2014 Midwest Conference (MWC) Championships, hosted at the Nielsen Tennis Stadium on the UW-Madison campus. The Vikings emerged after two days of intense competition without any first place finishes, but a number of notable performances nonetheless. “It’s a really exciting atmosphere,”

Lady Vikings exit weekend 1-1, improve MWC record

 The Lawrence University Women’s Soccer team spent a weekend on the road and emerged with a Midwest Conference (MWC) win and a non-conference loss. This split brought the Vikings’ record to 4-7-2 (2-1-2 MWC). On Saturday, Oct. 11, the Lawrence women traveled to Illinois to take on Monmouth College, whose 3-10 (2-4 MWC) record places them

Lady Vikings lose to Foresters in tight match

On Saturday, Sept. 27, the Lawrence University women’s soccer team (2-5-1, 0-1-1 MWC) made the trip to Illinois to face undefeated Lake Forest College (11-0, 3-0 MWC) in a high-intensity conference competition. Ranked 20th in the nation and 1st in the Midwest Conference (MWC), the Foresters proved stimulating opponents for the Lawrence women. Despite falling

Women’s soccer gains momentum, men continue slump

On Saturday, Sept. 20, the Lawrence University men’s and women’s soccer teams traveled to Waukesha for back-to-back games against Carroll University, the first conference matches of the 2014 season. The Carroll men’s team (3-4-1, 0-1 MWC) are currently placed third in the conference after the league opener. The Pioneers proved a difficult opponent for the