UWS Yellowjackets

  • Could Football Return to UWS Campus?

    Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- UW-Superior last played an intercollegiate football game in September 1992 --- now, after more than 20 years without football, the time may have come for that sport to return to the Yellowjackets campus.

  • UWS to UMAC Reignites Twin Ports Rivalry

    Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- UW-Superior will join the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) starting in the fall of 2015, and that will instantly reignite what has already been a spirited geographic rivalry with Twin Ports neighbor St. Scholastica.

  • UW-Superior Accepted into UMAC for 2015-16 Season

    Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- UW-Superior has been officially accepted into the Minnesota-based Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) as a ninth full member institution, the school announced on Wednesday afternoon.

  • UMAC Presidents Vote on Accepting UWS

    Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- UW-Superior's bid to be accepted into the Minnesota-based Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) may have cleared its final hurdle on Tuesday morning, but the results will not be made public until Wednesday afternoon.

  • Superior Native Blake Earns All-WIAC Honor

    Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- Superior, Wis. native and UW-Superior senior shortstop Britnee Blake has been named to the all-Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) softball first team, it was announced on Tuesday afternoon.

  • By the Numbers: UWS Moving to UMAC

    Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- When talking of UW-Superior's recent application to become a member of the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC), the numbers seem to support the basic reasons laid out by the school's athletic department for the possible move.

  • UW-Superior Considering Move to UMAC

    Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- UW-Superior has applied for membership in the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC), a move that, if approved, would move the Yellowjackets away from a Wisconsin-based athletic conference for the first time since 1913.

  • 'Jackets' Elwood Named WIAC Player of the Week

    Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- University of Wisconsin-Superior (UWS) senior pitcher Travis Elwood was named the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Player of the Week; the league announced on Tuesday.

  • UWS Officially Joins "You Can Play" Program

    Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- The University of Wisconsin-Superior (UWS) officially became the newest member of the "You Can Play" project and just the first university in Wisconsin to join the program on Thursday at luncheon.

  • 'Jackets' Fairbanks Relies On Routine for Success

    Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- University of Wisconsin-Superior (UWS) senior Tom Fairbanks has developed a routine for just about everything, but if that routine leads to the kind of results it has this spring, his coaches won't be asking him to change.