2005-06 News Archive

May 25, 2006
Thirty Student-Athletes Claim Spring Sport NCAC Postseason Awards
A solid spring sports season has reaped individual rewards for 30 Wittenberg University athletes who were selected to All-North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC) teams over the last two weeks.

April 7, 2006
Wittenberg Senior Earns Prestigious NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
While her days as a Wittenberg student-athlete are drawing to a close, a career in the field of athletics is just beginning for Emily Hiscar, class of 2006 of Pataskala, Ohio.

March 17, 2006
Wittenberg Women's Lacrosse Team Undergoes Coaching Staff Changes
The Wittenberg University women's lacrosse has undergone a coaching change effective immediately, Director of Athletics and Recreation Garnett Purnell announced. Field hockey head coach Diana Kuser has taken the reins of the team.

March 8, 2006
Winter Athletes, Coaches Claim 26 Conference Postseason Awards
An outstanding 2005-06 winter sports season continues for the Wittenberg University Tigers as the men's basketball team prepares for the sectional round of the NCAA Division III Tournament and a member of the women's swimming and diving team heads to Minnesota for another NCAA Division III Championship meet.

November 22, 2005
Thirty-Four Student-Athletes Earn Fall Sport Postseason Awards
Another banner fall sports season has reaped rich rewards for 34 Wittenberg University athletes who were selected to All-North Coast Athletic Conference teams over the last two weeks, and a number of those individuals have also claimed regional and national awards.

October 28, 2005
New Fitness Center Dedicated To Former Student-Athlete, Coach and AD Bob Rosencrans
With an emphatic cry of “Go Tigers” from the eight grandchildren of the late Bob Rosencrans and the snip of two oversized pairs of scissors across a red ribbon, Wittenberg University officially dedicated the Bob Rosencrans Fitness Center at the Athletics Hall of Honor on Friday afternoon.

October 27, 2005
Busy Homecoming/Reunion Weekend Ahead For Tiger Teams
Wittenberg is always a busy place during its annual Homecoming and Reunion Weekend, especially in and around the athletic complex. The 2005 Homecoming and Reunion Weekend may well be the topper.

September 1, 2005
Athletic Events To Be Broadcast On Student Radio Station, Internet
More than 60 Wittenberg University athletic events scheduled during the 2005-06 school year can be heard locally in the Springfield community and throughout the world via the Internet throughout the 2005-06 school year.

August 2, 2005
Wittenberg Unveils New Athletic Facility In HPER Center Complex
The Bob Rosencrans Hall of Honor Fitness Center was officially unveiled to the Wittenberg community on Aug. 1 after months of anticipation. The new facility is the latest addition to the Health, Physical Education and Recreation Center (HPER Center), part of a $2 million improvement project in and around Wittenberg’s athletic complex.