Royal Purple

Record crowd witnesses history

Sophomore running back Drew Patterson sheds multiple tacklers on a run in the 17-14 victory against UW-Oshkosh. Patterson carried the ball 20 times for 90 yards and a touchdown. Photo by Kimberly Wethal

Justin St. Peter, Sports Editor

October 13, 2016

When sophomore running back Drew Patterson received a toss on the Warhawks patented stretch play on third-and-13 with the game on the line, a collective groan emerged from some of the 17,535 fans in attendance. Seconds later, the groan turned to a cheer for Warhawk fans as Patterson waited for a creas...

Sophomores shine in ‘Hawks win

Junior tight end Tony Gumina sheds a tackler in UW- Whitewater’s victory against Morningside College on Sept. 24. Gumina caught a team-high five passes for 39 yards in the 30-24 road victory against No. 5 UW-Platteville on Oct. 1 in the WIAC opener. Photo by Kim Gilliland, graphic by Carlie Sue Herrick

Justin St. Peter, Sports Editor

October 7, 2016

By Justin St. Peter Oct. 5, 2016 With 10:41 to go in the fourth quarter, the No. 2 UW-Whitewater Warhawks football team found themselves down 24-20 to the No. 8 UW-Platteville Pioneers. With 3:58 remaining, a pair of sophomores scored the game-winning touchdown to seal the team’s 12th straight...

Football: Ward helps ’Hawks bounce back

September 25, 2012

Most players on the Warhawk football team had never taken the field at Perkins Stadium coming off a loss until Saturday, when the ’Hawks faced UW-Stevens Point. About three hours later, the team closed out a 34-7 victory. Senior defensive back Ryan Wenkman said the ’Hawks wanted to make a statement...

Renamed building honors former coach

September 19, 2012

Powered by tradition. It’s a phrase that has played such a prominent role in the Warhawk football program’s history. Bob Berezowitz, who coached football at UW-Whitewater from 1985-2006 will be honored this weekend against UW-Stevens Point. The Student Athletic Complex (SAC) will be named after...

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