Royal Purple

Top Stories for the Week of November 30th!

November 29, 2016

Take a sneak peek of this week's top stories of the Royal Purple. They will really fascinate you!

Warhawks eye second final four in three seasons

Warhawks eye second final four in three seasons

March 19, 2014

  March 19, 2014 By Paul Bressler The UW-Whitewater Warhawks are heading back to Salem as their ticket to the Final Four was punched with a 74-51 victory over the Emory University Eagles in the NCAA Tournament Saturday night. “Just obviously very proud of this team and happy to be...

Roles reversed, down goes DePauw

Roles reversed, down goes DePauw

March 19, 2014

  March 19, 2014 By Kevin Cunningham History repeated itself in one way, yet did not repeat itself in another on March 15 in the Elite Eight game against DePauw University, when the UW-Whitewater Warhawks defeated the Tigers, 88-71, for the right to move on to the Final Four. Nearly...

Men’s Basketball Column: Warhawks win, avoid Stevens Point

Men's Basketball Column: Warhawks win, avoid Stevens Point

March 19, 2014

    March 19, 2014 By Paul Bressler The NCAA Division-III Tournament is supposed to be set up in a way that each qualifying team plays against a balanced field, but in reality, each team only has to beat the teams put in front of it. The UW-Whitewater Warhawks did just that by...

Women’s Basketball Column: ‘Hawks soar to another Final Four

Women's Basketball Column: 'Hawks soar to another Final Four

March 19, 2014

  March 19, 2014 By Kevin Cunningham The Warhawks overcame their demon, DePauw University, in the Elite Eight game on March 15. Just a season ago, in the national championship, the Tigers got the best of the ’Hawks, 69-51, completing their 34-0 perfect season. Fast forward nearly a year...

Women’s Basketball: ‘Hawks defeat Simpson, face Hope in Elite Eight

March 9, 2013

  By Justin Woodard Despite only leading by two points at the half, the Warhawks women’s basketball team used a 26-6 run midway through the second half to send Simpson College home for the offseason, defeating the Storm 76-63. Storm senior Kate Nielsen came into Friday night’s game...

Founded 1901
Elite Eight