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Volleyball drops No. 7 Northwestern in top ten battle

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor | October 17, 2017

Taking down a top ten opponent in the process, No.9 UW-Whitewater women’s volleyball team extended their win streak to 11 with two victories Oct. 14 at the Northwestern Invitational in St. Paul, Minnesota. UW-W (18-3, 5-0) toppled host and No.7 University of Northwestern (Minn.) in their rst match of the day 3-1, with a 19- 25, 25-19, 25-23, 27-25 score. “We came out and executed rea...

Warhawk Cross Country Battle Weather and Competition

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor | October 17, 2017

On an unusually hot mid-October day, the UW-Whitewater men’s and women’s cross country teams both placed 24th at the Cowbell Classic Oct. 14 in Elsah, Illinois at the North Farm Course. The meet gave the Warhawks a first- hand look at what it would take to win a team or individual national title. Fourteen of the top 25 men’s teams were at the meet, along with six of the top 10 wome...

Hawks beat by No. 12 Vikings

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor | October 17, 2017

Riding a seven-game unbeaten streak, the UW-Whitewater men’s soccer team (8-4-4) was blanked 3-0 against No. 12 North Park University Oct. 15 in Chicago, Illinois at the Holmgren Complex. With the win, North Park University retook the North Park-Whitewater Cup after the Warhawks’ were victorious 2-1 in last year’s matchup. The Vikings scored all three of their goals in the firs...

UWW Football wins battle of birds

UWW Football wins battle of birds

Kolton Hegstrom, Sports Editor | October 17, 2017

Junior running back Drew Patterson’s legs carried the UW-Whitewater football team to a 21-14 victory over No. 24 UW-La Crosse. Patterson nished the game with 221 yards on 32 carries and scored all three of the Warhawk touchdowns. No touchdown was more important than Patterson’s 93-yard spurt to give the Warhawks a 21-7 lead with ten minutes remaining in the fourth quarter. “To pop a...

New athletic director tries to improve athletics revenue

Kolton Hegstrom, Sports Editor | October 17, 2017

UW-Whitewater Director of Athletics Todd Garzarelli is in his first year at UW-W and he already has plans for increasing the revenue generated by UW-W athletics. “Being fiscally responsible we gotta go out and develop resources to invest in our student athletes,” Garzarelli said. According to a report done by the UW-Whitewater athletics department based on the 2016-2017 athletics season the U...

Warhawks men’s soccer defeats Millikin on Senior Day

Warhawks men’s soccer defeats Millikin on Senior Day

Zach Semancik, Staff Writer | October 13, 2017

It was the UW-Whitewater underclassman who lead the Warhawks to a 4-2 victory over Millikin University on senior day. Whitewater jumped out to an early 1-0 lead in the 15th minute of play, thanks to a goal from junior midfielder Taylor Ortiz, assisted by freshman midfielder Lucas Monterroso. The goal was Ortiz’s third of the season. The Warhawks didn’t score again until the start of the se...

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