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Softball team continues strong conference play

Calahan Steed, Staff Reporter

April 15, 2019

On a chilly Saturday afternoon, the UW-Whitewater softball team’s offense provided the warmth in a sweep of a doubleheader against UW-River Falls April 13. The Warhawks kept the Falcons’ offense cold in the first game with a 5...

Madness is in the air

Tyler Job, Sports Editor

April 3, 2019

The calendar has just flipped to April, but March Madness fever is still in full swing. After yet another tournament filled with exhilarating moments, four teams head to Minneapolis vying for a chance to make history only a h...

Softball comes back to Wisconsin above .500

Tyler Job, Sports Editor

April 3, 2019

The No. 17 Warhawk softball team heads back to Whitewater after going 7-5 overall on its Florida trip over Spring Break March 22-28. The Warhawks started the trip 1-3, but won six of its last eight games including three victories...

Women’s tennis wins first match since October

Calahan Steed, Staff Reporter

March 20, 2019

The Warhawk women’s tennis team earned its first win since winning the WIAC championship in October against Augustana College [Ill.] 7-2 in Lake Geneva March 16. UW-W also took on Cardinal Stritch University but fell in its se...

Freckmann showcases one more time

Erika Marion, Assistant Sports Editor

March 20, 2019

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

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....

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