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Freckmann showcases one more time

Erika Marion, Assistant Sports Editor

March 20, 2019

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Being named to play in an All-Star game is a rare opportunity for many athletes, but UW-W senior forward Olivia Freckmann became one of the few this past weekend. She competed in the inaugural Beyond Sports Women’s Collegiate...

Beware of “The Mighty Mouse”

Tyler Job, Sports Editor

March 18, 2019

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Junior Mike Tortorice might be only 5’3” and 125 pounds, but he is dangerous on the wrestling mat. The Warhawk wrestling team also calls him “Mighty Mouse,” because of his unlikely combination of height and toughness....

Bowling squad strikes down opponents in Music City

Ben Lokken, Staff Reporter

March 18, 2019

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The No. 10 UW-Whitewater Bowling team traveled to the Nashville, Tenn. area March 15-17 for the Colombia 300 Music City Classic.  This is the team’s last competition before the NCAA championship meet in April. The Warhawks ...

Tortorice, Kauzlaric top finishers for Warhawk wrestling at nationals

Tyler Job, Sports Ediotr

March 12, 2019

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This week’s edition might be named the “Best of Whitewater,” but several Warhawk wrestlers proved they are among the best in the country at the NCAA championships this past weekend in Roanoke, Va. Four of the six Warhawks...

Gymnastics squad goes for three-peat

Calahan Steed, Staff Reporter

March 11, 2019

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Don’t flip out about the UW-Whitewater gymnastics team missing nationals. Leave the flipping to the gymnasts. On March 9, the Warhawks finished third at the WIAC Championship/NCGA West Regional. The third place finish wa...

Gymnastics’ season-high score not enough

Scout Springgate, Staff Reporter

March 6, 2019

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The Warhawk gymnastics team closed out the regular season this past Saturday against WIAC foe UW-Oshkosh at Kris Russell Arena, and dropped the meet by a close score of 190.675-191.850 on Senior Day. UW-W’s score was the hig...

Bowling squad defeats top-ranked team in Big Red Invite

Ben Lokken, Staff Reporter

March 6, 2019

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The No. 13 Warhawk bowling team took home fourth place with a 5-6 record in the Big Red Invitational against nine other schools, including Big 10 host the Nebraska Cornhuskers March 1-3 . “This weekend went really well,” senior ...

Warhawks suffer first-round defeat

Ethan Maurice, Staff Reporter

March 4, 2019

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After a season full of ups and downs, the Whitewater women’s basketball team played their last game of the season, losing 72-56 to Washington University in St. Louis in the NCAA tournament first round March 2. UW-W’s appearance ...

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