Weather for the fourth University of Wisconsin-La Crosse football spring practice was similar to a game in late October — cold and windy. It’s first practice was completely the opposite. Regardless, energy was always high. https://www.facebook.com/laxfootball/videos/1810196245749205/ The Eagles are coming off an impressive 7-3 season with several returning starters on the roster. UW-L coach Mike […]
It’s been a tough start to the season for the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse football team. Expected to continue its success off of an 8-2 season last year, the Eagles have started 2-2. UW-L had a 7-3 lead Saturday home against UW-Whitewater, but watched that turn into a 30-7 loss. Coach Mike Schmidt, on WKTY’s […]
The University of Wisconsin Crosse is finally going to play a home game and, for the second consecutive week, it will be against a ranked opponent. Dickinson State (1-1) is ranked No. 20 in the NAIA, after a 21-10 loss last week — dropping from a No. 13 ranking. UW-L coach Mike Schmidt, on WKTY’s […]
After a blowout victory to open the season, the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse heads back on the road to face the No. 18 team in Division III. Putting Illinois Wesleyan on the schedule wasn’t by accident, according to UW-L coach Mike Schmidt. “We scheduled this thing so our guys have a sense of urgency to […]
With Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader’s old tweets coming back to haunt him this week, it again highlights some of the dangers of social media. The tweets, from 2011 and 2012 were homophobic and racist in nature. They earned Hader some time in sensitivity training. And, while Twitter has gotten people in trouble in one […]
Head Coach of the UWL Eagles Football team, Mike Schmidt, joined Dave & Skradie this morning breaking down the end of the Spring Practice sessions, what to look forward to in the new WIAA Conference re-alignment and how recruiting efforts are paying off big time for UWL.
There will be some high expectations for the newest coaching staff member for the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse football team. Luke Bengston takes over the position from a team that averaged 33 points and 432 yards a game en route to an 8-2 record last season. Bengston was offensive quality control and assistant tight ends […]
UWL Football Head Coach Mike Schmidt joins Dave & Skradie to discuss new UWL recruits, how local players will impact the roster and more!
An Illinois legislator has put forth a proposal that would ban tackle football to those under 12 years old. UW-La Crosse Head Coach Mike Schmidt says it was just a matter of time. “I don’t know that we needed the governemnt to step in and regulate that,” Schmidt said. “It’s sad that it’s gotten to […]