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Tennis squads sweep the weekend

Ben Lokken, Staff Writer

March 14

Filed under Sports, Sports

The Warhawks men's and women's tennis teams combined to go 3-0 on the weekend. On March 10th the men's team beat Carthage College 5-4. The men won again on March 11 when they defeated Augustana College 7-2.  Finally on March 12 th...

UW-W to host hoops championships

John Miller, Staff Writer

March 14

Filed under Sports, Sports

The 2017 National Intercollegiate Wheelchair Basketball Tournament (NIWBT) is set to be hosted by UW-Whitewater March 9-11. The men’s (20-4) and women’s (11-8) UW-Whitewater wheelchair basketball teams will participate in sepa...

Women’s hoops team falls in tourney

Tyler Job, Staff Writer

March 14

Filed under column, Sports

The UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team could not get through the first round of the NCAA Tournament and lost to No. 18 Hope College (Michigan), 78-71, on March 3 at Thomas More College in Kentucky. The Warhawks never led against the Flying Du...

Gymnasts compete against DII opponents in Missouri

Bailey Johnston, Staff Writer

March 14

Filed under column, Sports

It was a successful weekend for the Warhawks gymnastics team while recording the highest team score of the season, 192.600, and taking third in the team’s meet in St. Charles, Missouri against two Division II teams, Lindenw...

Tennis team splits weekend in Minnesota

Ben Lokken, Staff Writer

March 14

Filed under Sports, Sports

March 8, 2017 The UW-Whitewater men’s tennis team split a pair of matches in St. Peter, Minnesota March 4. The No. 17 ranked Warhawks pushed their overall record to 6-4 on the season.  The Warhawks lost their first match...

Twining inspires swimming and diving teams

Bailey Johnston, Staff Writer

March 6

Filed under Sports, Sports

‘STrong’, is a word that has many meanings with the UW-Whitewater swimming and diving team. It is a word that resembles the tenderness of life, being strong for your teammates and family as defined by the team. “‘STro...

Tennis squad faces tough competition

John Miller, Staff Writer

March 6

Filed under Sports, Sports, Uncategorized

After  a five-match winning streak, the UW-Whitewater men’s tennis team (5-3) was defeated on the road 7-0 on Feb. 24 vs. UW-Green Bay. The Warhawk loss was headlined by the duo of sophomore Rory Calabria and freshman Zach ...

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