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Women’s soccer drops rank in WIAC

Erika Marion, Assistant Sports Editor

October 9, 2018

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Women’s soccer fell behind in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference standings after falling to both UW-Oshkosh and UW-La Crosse. The Warhawks now drop to 6-7-1 overall and 0-3 in WIAC play. In the first conferenc...

Women’s basketball team adds another milestone

Calahan Steed, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2018

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The Warhawk women’s basketball team is a more than successful program. Since 2007, they’ve won five Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championships and have appeared in 11 NCAA tournaments, three of which wer...

Women’s Soccer vs. Carthage and Eau Claire

Dylan Piccolo, Staff Reporter

October 3, 2018

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Women’s soccer came up short twice on their two-game road trip this week. The Warhawks first traveled to Kenosha to face Carthage College and fell 1-0 Sept. 26. Carthage defenders limited Whitewater’s offense, which...

Football opens conference with statement win

Tyler Job, Sports Editor

October 1, 2018

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A dominant second half propelled the No. 10 Warhawks to a 30-7 victory at No. 23 UW-La Crosse to take the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opener. Whitewater also advances to its first 4-0 start since the 2016 season, where the te...

Men’s soccer finishes lengthy road trip with split

Ben Lokken, Staff Reporter

October 1, 2018

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The men’s soccer team hit the road twice this week and ended up splitting its games against out of state competition. Whitewater first traveled to Wartburg College [Iowa] that ended with a 3-0 shutout loss. The Warhawks got...

Matt Zwaschka hired as interim Wrestling coach

Augie Spankowski, Staff Reporter

October 1, 2018

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Matt Zwaschka has been named interim head coach for the Warhawk wrestling team by University of Wisconsin-Whitewater athletics director Todd Garzarelli. Zwaschka worked as an assistant coach in the Warhawk wrestling program f...

Women’s tennis cruises past Pointers

Alyssa Brooks, Staff Reporter

October 1, 2018

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The women’s tennis team had a perfect day Sept. 26, defeating UW-Stevens Point 9-0 at home. In three of the doubles matches, two of the teams went 8-0 and the freshmen duo of Molly Rueth and Olivia Kraft battled back after ...

Football seeks defensive dominance

Tyler Job, Sports Editor

September 24, 2018

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The late Bear Bryant once said, “Offense sells tickets, but defense wins championships.” That infamous quote might not always be true for number one teams, but it definitely plays a role in earning championships. In the ...

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