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Crowd divided over Trump rally

Crowd divided over Trump rally

April 6, 2016

By Kimberly Wethal and Amber Levenhagen April 6, 2016 Presidential hopeful Donald Trump held a rally at the Janesville Connection Center in the Holiday Inn Express on March 29. His rally drew in thousands of people, both in support and opposition to his first campaign stop. Trump was the last of the...

Seniors roll on the ground

Seniors roll on the ground

September 16, 2015

September 16, 2015 By Andrea Sidlauskas If the season opener is any indication of how the rest of the Warhawks’ season is going to play out, it’s likely the team could add another trophy to its already-stocked case. After a bye last week, the Warhawk football team traveled to Jackson, Mississippi...

‘Hawks ready for new start

‘Hawks ready for new start

September 3, 2015

September 3, 2015 By Andrea Sidlauskas When former Warhawks football coach Lance Leipold left his dynasty in Whitewater to pursue a Division I coaching position at the University of Buffalo, he invited several members of his coaching staff to accompany him, including former defensive assistant Kevin Bull...

Another year, another title

Another year, another title

January 21, 2015

Jan. 21, 2015 By Andrea Sidlauskas It was a familiar foe, at a familiar place, with familiar stakes. The Warhawks football team faced long-time rival, Mount Union University, for the ninth time in 10 years on Dec. 19 at the 2014 Stagg Bowl in Salem, Va., which ended in a familiar result for the...

‘Hawks rally in second half

‘Hawks rally in second half

December 10, 2014

Dec. 10, 2014 By Andrea Sidlauskas Just when the end seemed near for the Warhawks football team, a fourth-quarter momentum surge led them to rack up 21 unanswered points to put away the Wartburg College Knights, 37-33, in the quarterfinal round of NCAA Division-III Playoffs at Perkins Stadium Dec....

‘Hawks win 34th WIAC title

‘Hawks win 34th WIAC title

November 12, 2014

Nov. 12, 2014 By Andrea Sidlauskas The Warhawks football team has a winning tradition. They’ve won five of the last seven Division-III national titles, nine conference championships in the last 10 years, and 26-straight games to earn the longest win streak currently in D-III and the second-longest...

Football: Moore powers ‘Hawks to 1-0 start

Football: Moore powers ‘Hawks to 1-0 start

September 11, 2013

  By Kevin Cunningham In front of a crowd of 4,282 people, the UW-Whitewater football team opened the 2013 season at Perkins Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 7 with a 17-7 win over the Washington University-Saint Louis Bears. The 10-point win wasn’t as comfortable as the score may indicate...

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