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Gymnastics Column: UW-Whitewater’s ‘other dynasty’

Gymnastics Column: UW-Whitewater’s ‘other dynasty’

April 8, 2014

  April 9, 2014 By Kevin Cunningham   The word ‘dynasty’ gets thrown around a lot in sports. Whether it is regarded as winning three titles in five years, or four in seven, talk of dynasties is a popular topic, no matter the sport. When it comes to UW-Whitewater and dynasties,...

Gymnastics: Another year, another title

April 1, 2014

  April 2, 2014 By Kevin Cunningham The UW-Whitewater gymnastics team won its third-straight NCGA National Championship in dominating fashion, recording a Division-III record-high 193.025 total score on March 21 in Ithaca, N.Y. “They put it all together and it was all about the team,...

Gymnastics: Lady ‘Hawks go for gold

Gymnastics: Lady ‘Hawks go for gold

March 5, 2014

  March 5, 2014 By Justin Schultz The UW-Whitewater gymnastics team is headed to New York for the National Championship once again. After winning last year’s regional, the Warhawks, who hosted the meet, finished in second place at the WIAC Championship on Sunday, earning them a trip...

Gymnastics: Warhawks continue on with senior night

February 19, 2014

  Feb. 19 By Justin Schultz Despite the meet with No. 1-ranked Brockport State on Feb. 13 being canceled due to inclement weather, UW-Whitewater’s gymnastics team still held its senior night, choosing to have an intrasquad meet instead. Head coach Jennifer Regan said even though it...

Gymnastics: Gymnasts edge No. 3-ranked UW-La Crosse

Gymnastics: Gymnasts edge No. 3-ranked UW-La Crosse

February 12, 2014

  Feb. 12, 2014 By Kevin Cunningham UW-Whitewater’s gymnastics team may not have broken a school record in its past meet on Feb. 7, but it did come away from Milwaukee with a 187.850-186.450 win against the UW-La Crosse Eagles. Two weeks ago, the Warhawks scored a school record total...

Gymnastics: Gymnasts start 2014 strong

Gymnastics: Gymnasts start 2014 strong

January 29, 2014

  Jan. 29 By Daniel Schoettler The Warhawks gymnastics team looks to continue its success from the last two years after winning back-to-back national championships. Despite losing 2013 National Athlete of the Year Katie Thompson to graduation, junior Jen McKiernan said the team will...

Top ranked gymnasts win again

February 2, 2013

  By Andrea Sidlauskas   UWW Women’s Gymnastics Team Defeats UW-Eau Claire in Conference Meet The Warhawks gymnastics team, ranked No. 1 in the NGCA top 25 poll, took another step forward in their quest to repeat as national champions Saturday, with a win over UW-Eau Claire 184.200...

Gymnasts win first title ever

April 4, 2012

For the last couple years, the gymnastics team had a national championship in mind. Finishing third in 2009 and 2010 and second last year, the Warhawks finally reached that goal after winning their first national title the weekend of March 24. The ’Hawks put up 188.05 points, good enough for fifth...

Season best earns gymnasts win against defending national champs

January 25, 2012

After finishing second at nationals the past two years behind conference rival UW-La Crosse, the gymnastics team has started the season on a high note. The Warhawks defeated the Eagles in their first home meet 184.825-174.425 and improved to 2-0. Junior Katie Thompson said it was a great te...

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