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Senior editor says see ya after five years

May 2, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

By Justin St. Peter Oh, the Royal Purple. I have thought about writing this for a very long time, and even now, it still feels surreal. I have poured five years of my heart and soul into this organization, which have truly ...

Athletic royalty at UW-W

Justin St. Peter, Sports Editor

April 13, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports

Powered by tradition is a learning community that helps student-athletes adjust to college demands as both a student and athlete. It has also been the unofficial slogan of the UW-Whitewater athletic department. This slogan also...

‘Hawks dispatch UW-Stout in first round of WIAC tournament

Justin St. Peter, Sports Editor

February 22, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports

After beating the UW-Stout Blue Devils at home by 35 two and a half weeks ago, the three-seeded UW-Whitewater Warhawks were in a much tighter contest in the team’s 78-69 victory Feb. 21 in the first round of the WIAC tournament. Head...

Perfect storm: Flooding on the QB

Justin St. Peter, Sports Editor

February 14, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports

Dec. 14, 2016 NASA. Boeing Co. Football. John Flood does it all. The senior defensive lineman is a finalist for the 2016 Gagliardi Trophy, an award that goes to the most outstanding NCAA Division-III football. To date, 41 ballo...

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