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Warhawks on track for WIAC Championships

Warhawks on track for WIAC Championships

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor

February 12, 2018

In one of the toughest meets of the year, the UW-Whitewater men’s track and field team finished second out of eight teams, while the women placed fifth out of eight teams, Feb.10 at the Midwest Elite Invitational at Kachel Fieldhouse. The invite consisted of four of the nation’s top 25 women’s ...

UW-W ready to test against Midwest’s best

UW-W ready to test against Midwest’s best

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor

February 6, 2018

With one of the biggest meets just around the corner, the UW-Whitewater men’s track and field team placed third out of seven teams, while the women finished fifth out of eight squads, Feb.3 at the Point Invite in Stevens Point. The men’s team finished with a score of 96 points, well behind second pl...

WIAC title race heats up at mid-season mark

WIAC title race heats up at mid-season mark

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor

January 29, 2018

In a crucial conference match up, the No.18 UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team (16-3, 6-2) outlasted UW-Eau Claire 61-58 Jan. 27 at Zorn Arena in Eau Claire. Despite UW-W shooting 36.5 percent from the field and being outrebounded 35-24 by the Blugolds, the Warhawks used the turnover margin to...

UW-W women paced by defense

UW-W women paced by defense

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor

January 23, 2018

From broken records and double-digit winning streaks to game-winning buzzer beaters, the months of December and January have been a busy time for the No.14 UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team (14-2, 4-1). Early in December senior guard Brooke Trewyn scored her 1000th career point in a 64-32 v...

No. 2 gymnastics stays undefeated with sweep

No. 2 gymnastics stays undefeated with sweep

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor

January 23, 2018

With a sweep across all events, the UW-Whitewater women’s gymnastics team defeated Gustavus Adolphus College (Minn.) 188.500-176.850. The Warhawks (3-0, 3-0) outscored the Golden Gusties 47.700-46.225 on vault, 46.675-42.775 on the uneven parallel bars, 46.125-42.525 on the balance beam and 48....

A truly great career for Trewyn

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor

December 13, 2017

UW-Whitewater women’s basketball senior guard Brooke Trewyn may just be the most accomplished women’s basketball player in the history of Whitewater. When Trewyn graduated from Whitewater High School in 2014, she held five career records and six season or game records for the women’s basket...

Women’s basketball claims fifth win of season

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor

December 7, 2017

Led by senior guard Brooke Trewyn’s near triple-double, the No.14 UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team (5-0) handily defeated Augustana College (IL) 82-65 Nov. 30 at Kachel Gymnasium. Trewyn posted 22 points, 13 rebounds, six assists and three steals against the Vikings. This season Trewyn i...

Defense paces War hawks undefeated start

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor

November 30, 2017

The No. 20 UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team is finding just about every way to win games to being its season. The Warhawks pulled away in the fourth quarter for a 75-64 victory over Elmhurst College (IL) in their season opener Nov. 15 in a non-conference road match. The next two games were...

A look ahead at Men’s basketball

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor

November 15, 2017

The UW-W men’s basketball team starts their season against No. 15 Claremont Mudd-Scripps in a game that Warhawk players hope is the start of another championship-winning season. “Win it all, that’s the main goal,” senior guard Chris Jones said. The greatest strength of the Warhawks last ...

Women’s basketball sneak peak

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor

November 15, 2017

Going by the numbers, the UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team had one of its most memorable seasons in recent memory in 2016-2017. The Warhawks finished with an overall record of 22-6, had two players named to the first team all-conference squad and won one WIAC tournament trophy. Even with all the suc...

UW-W Volleyball left out of NCAA’s

UW-W Volleyball left out of NCAA’s

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor

November 8, 2017

The Warhawks lost more than just a conference tournament this weekend. After the No. 16 UW-Whitewater women’s volleyball team triumphed 3-1 over UW-Eau Claire Nov. 2 in a WIAC tournament semifinal contest, the team was defeated 3-0 by UW-La Crosse two days later in the WIAC tournament championship...

Weapon of Whitewater

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor

November 8, 2017

Director of Equipment and Football Operations Tim Baldry plays a central role for UW-Whitewater football. Before his time with the Warhawks though, Baldry oversaw a much more significant type of equipment management. One month after Baldry graduated high school at Janesville Craig, he went to joi...

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