USM Competes at State

GIRLS TENNIS Kala Siddalingaiah ’21 and Rebecca Daskal ’22 won the doubles championship in the WIAA Division 2 Individual State Tournament on Oct. 17, 2020. The duo was USM’s top doubles team, and they did not lose a single set throughout the tournament. USM’s number-one singles player, Maahum Jan ’21, also competed at state, losing to the tournament’s number-two seed, Catholic Memorial senior Lauren Carson, … Continue reading USM Competes at State

Hockey Turns 100

This school year marks the 100th anniversary of hockey at University School of Milwaukee and its predecessor school, Milwaukee Country Day School. USM’s hockey program has come a long way since its humble beginnings at Milwaukee Country Day School in 1920. At that time, the rink was little more than a flooded field, and students were required to shovel off any accumulated snow prior to … Continue reading Hockey Turns 100

A Look Back: Fall/Winter 2020-21

In 1959, the hockey rink used by the Milwaukee Country Day School team got a significant addition when a series of nylon curtains were strung across the outdoor rink, at approximately 12 feet above the ice. The curtains were needed to provide shade on sunny days when the temperature surpassed 32 degrees. Henry Uihlein MCDS’39 convinced the school to cut holes in the curtains after … Continue reading A Look Back: Fall/Winter 2020-21

1,000 Point Club

Aidanne DePoy ’20 joined an elite group of student athletes while playing a sport she learned to love. As a senior, Aidanne DePoy ’20 reached a record milestone: she scored 1,000 points during her varsity basketball career at University School of Milwaukee. Which is ironic, because she didn’t even like basketball all that much when she first started playing it. “I love sports,” she said. … Continue reading 1,000 Point Club

USM Athletes Compete at State Championship

Although the season ended with a loss to Green Bay Notre Dame in the WIAA Division I Boys Hockey State Tournament semifinals, the players earned many accolades. The team earned the 2020 Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association team sportsmanship award, which is the first time USM’s boys’ hockey program has earned the award. Winners are determined by the conduct and sportsmanship displayed by athletes, coaches, cheer … Continue reading USM Athletes Compete at State Championship

USM Receives Award of Excellence

USM was one of 27 schools in the state to receive the 2018–19 Award of Excellence from the Wisconsin interscholastic Athletic Association (WIAA). It is the second time the school has received the award, which recognizes achievements in sportsmanship, ethics, integrity, leadership, and character. “To be one of 27 schools in the state to earn this award is a huge honor for USM,” said Director … Continue reading USM Receives Award of Excellence