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The No. 14 University of Wisconsin-Platteville football continued its offensive fireworks with three first quarter touchdowns en route to a 40-14 win over host University of Wisconsin-La Crosse on Saturday.
Junior Bryce Corrigan from Plainfield, Illinois had one of the most accurate passing days in school history as he completed 37 of 43 passes for 412 yards and three touchdowns. His favorite target on the afternoon was junior Paul Reit, who tied a WIAC single-game record and set a new UW-Platteville school record with 18 receptions to go along with 167 yards and two touchdowns.
Former University of Wisconsin-Platteville cross country and track & field standout Ann Tank has been named the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) nominee for the 2012 NCAA Woman of the Year Award.
For the 11th consecutive year, the University of Wisconsin-Platteville student-athletes had a higher grade-point average than the student body as a whole. The Pioneer student-athletes compiled an 2.98 grade-point average for the 2010-11 academic year, above the general student body overall grade-point average of 2.862.
185 student-athletes made the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Scholastic Honor Roll as well as the school's Gabe Miller Academic Honor Roll for having above a 3.00 g.p.a during the year. The latter list is named in honor of Gabe Miller, who died just weeks after playing on the Pioneers' 1995 undefeated national championship basketball team.
A 14-2 run early into the second half sparked the host University of Wisconsin-Platteville women’s basketball team to a 57-40 win over Trine on Tuesday night at Bo Ryan Court.