General Release | 12/9/2013
Justin Weiner, The Voice of the Flames, recaps the past weekend in UIC Athletics and previews the upcoming week.
W. Basketball | 12/9/2013
Redshirt sophomore forward Ruvanna Campbell (Chicago, Ill./Crane/La Salle) has been named the Horizon League "Player of the Week" by College Sports Madness. This is the second weekly honor the Flames have received from College Sports Madness this season (Rachel Story - Nov. 25).
Softball | 12/9/2013
The UIC softball coaching staff, headed by Michelle Venturella, welcomes athletes ages 8-18 to participate in the annual UIC Softball Holiday Clinics on Sunday, Dec. 15. Three clinics will be offered to focus on hitting, pitching and catching.
W. Basketball | 12/7/2013
The UIC women's basketball team (6-2) won its sixth consecutive game Saturday (Dec. 7) with a 62-57 victory over Butler (3-5) inside Hinkle Fieldhouse. Katie Hannemann (16 points and eight rebounds) and Ruvanna Campbell (14 points and 10 rebounds) neutralized Bulldog center Liz Stratman while Rachel Story (17 points) had a strong second half for the Flames.
M. Basketball | 12/7/2013
The UIC men's basketball team (3-6) let a two-point halftime lead slip through their fingers as the Flames fell to city-rival Loyola (4-5) by a final score of 73-70 at Gentile Arena on Saturday afternoon. Junior guard Marc Brown paced UIC with 18 points on 8-of-14 shooting, while senior Hayden Humes dropped in a season-high 14 points and seven rebounds, hitting 6-of-8 from the floor.
W. Gymnastics | 12/7/2013
The UIC men's and women's gymnastics teams concluded the annual Mixed Pairs exhibition meet Saturday evening at the Physical Education Building. Team five, comprised of Catherine Dion, Giulia Hindermann, Trent Jarrett, Travis Burke, Joseph Mauk and Scott Poort, came away with first place after averaging a score of 26.57.