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Famous people of Whitewater

February 25, 2015

Feb. 25, 2015 By Kelli Viele Have you ever wondered if anyone famous has attended the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, possibly a public figure or famous person that you follow? The Royal Purple complied the list below  from online sources and were confirmed with Lauree Miller at the Al...

Wrestlers win WIAC Championship

February 29, 2012

After a drought of 20 years, the ninth ranked UW-Whitewater wrestling team finally won the WIAC title. The season isn’t quite over though. The Warhawks will travel to La Crosse March 9 to compete in the NCAA Championships. On Sunday, the ’Hawks outscored UW-La Crosse 108.5-96, who had pr...

’Hawks to host WIAC tournament

February 22, 2012

The wrestling team crushed UW-Platteville 42-6 on senior night Thursday, which was the last meet on the Warhawks’ schedule before the WIAC Conference Tournament. The ’Hawks will take to the mat Sunday to attempt to qualify for nationals by winning the WIAC Tournament. UW-Whitewater will be hosting...

Anderson a big part of wrestling team’s success this season

February 1, 2012

The ninth-ranked Warhawks have won nine matches in a row and senior heavyweight Corey Anderson has been a big part of this success. Anderson credits his teammates and assistant coach Russ Davie. According to Anderson, Davie pushes him and the rest of the team to their breaking points. Anderson...

Senior group looks to end on high note

January 25, 2012

It takes a physically strong athlete to become a wrestler, but it takes a mentally strong athlete to remain one. Both physically and mentally taxing, the journey of a wrestler is not for the faint of heart. For the six seniors on the wrestling team: Corey Anderson, Reid Dickerson, David Dwyer, Adam...

Wrestling team faced tough competition over break

January 18, 2012

While most UW-Whitewater students are at home relaxing and decompressing, others, like the No. 12 ranked Warhawk wrestling team, was hard at work with two-a-day practices and matches. “Our training changes, it’s more intense and easier to focus,” head coach Tim Fader said. “Weight becomes...

Wrestlers fall short in the Dells

December 14, 2011

The wrestling team’s four-match winning streak ended Friday night in Wisconsin Dells losing to St. John’s University 22-16 and losing to Coe College 33-6. They look to redeem themselves at a weekend invite in Springfield, Ill. on Jan. 7 and 8. While the invite in the Dells might not have...

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