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Gymnastics honors seniors in win over La Crosse

Vanessa Olinger stabalizes herself on the balance beam during her performance. She finished with a score of 9.450.

Carter Secor, Assistant Sports Editor

March 2, 2020

The Warhawk Gymnastics team gave their fans a Senior Night to remember as they narrowly beat UW-La Crosse in a close meet with a 192.125-191.975 win on Saturday. Propelling them to the win, Whitewater got first place performances from junior Blaise Wilson in the All Around competition and senior Lauren M...

Warhawks gymnastics wins fourth national title

Sophomore all-around champion Lisa O'Donnell poses during her floor routine at a home meet earlier this year. Photo by Sierra High

Connor Moore, Copy Editor

April 6, 2017

The UW-Whitewater gymnastics team traveled to UW-Stout the weekend of Friday, March 31 and and came back home soaring high as 2017 National Collegiate Gymnastics Association National Champions. The team, who concluded the team championships on Friday with a total team score of 191.000, are now fo...

Gymnasts dismantle UW-Oshkosh

Gymnasts dismantle UW-Oshkosh

Maddie Drain, Staff Writer

February 21, 2017

The UW-Whitewater gymnastics team (7-0) took down UW-Oshkosh 192.400-184.425 in the WIAC competition Feb. 18, earning the third highest score in program history. Sophomore Lisa O’Donnell won the vault, the uneven parallel bars, and the floor exercise to lead the team. O’Donnell placed first all-ar...

Gymnasts win four team meet

Gymnasts win four team meet

Bailey Johnston, Staff Writer

February 21, 2017

Feb. 15, 2017 The UW-Whitewater gymnastics team remained undefeated after the Feb. 10 Harley Davidson Meet featuring four teams at the Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee. The ’Hawks earned the victory with a score of 188.900 while competing against Division-I, Southeast Missouri State University (187.5...

Gymnasts keep dominating

April 4, 2016

By Josh Sinclair March 30, 2016 Three athletes from the UW-Whitewater gymnastics team won individual national titles at the National Collegiate Gymnastics Association Individual Finals in New York over the weekend of March 18-20. For the eighth-straight year, the Whitewater gymnastics team finished in the top...

Team continues to raise the bar in history books

March 2, 2016

By Josh Sinclair March 2, 2016 The Whitewater gymnastics team capped off the regular season with its best performance of the year to post a season-high 190.775 to edge out UW-Lacrosse by .6 points in a WIAC showdown. The Warhawks’ final tally was the team’s sixth highest mark in program histo...

Gymnasts set records

Gymnasts set records

February 15, 2016

By Evan Carlin Feb. 10, 2016 The UW-Whitewater’s gymnastics team came out on top Feb. 6 with a 189.100-178.750 win over Gustavus Adolphus College. This event saw all participants sporting pink to support breast cancer awareness and research.  All proceeds from T-shirt sales and the “Pass the ...

’Hawks fall in loss

February 3, 2016

Feb. 3, 2016 By Kali Schmieding The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater gymnastics team fell to Division I Southeast Missouri State on Jan. 29 by a score of 193.900 to 189.175. Junior Courtney Pickett took second place overall in the floor exercise with a score of 9.825. Pickett’s score tied for fi...

‘Hawks headed to postseason

'Hawks headed to postseason

March 4, 2015

March 4, 2015 By Connor Moore The UW-Whitewater gymnastics team closed out the regular season beating UW-Oshkosh 189.650-186.950 on Feb 28 in its final home meet of the season. Five Warhawk gymnasts won individual events in the meet. Head coach Jennifer Regan gave her thoughts on the meet. “I...

Gymnasts break vault record again

February 4, 2015

Feb. 4, 2015 By Connor Moore School records were falling left and right as the Warhawks gymnastics team took on the Blugolds of UW-Eau Claire at home this past Saturday, winning 189.600-183.950. The Warhawks began its night on the vault, something that it has done with success as of late. Sophomore...

Gymnasts can hang with D-1


January 21, 2015

Jan. 21, 2015 By Justin St. Peter It’s not very often that Division III sports teams are able to compete against top Division I opponents, much less beat them. The Warhawks gymnastics team was able to and took third place with a team score of 189.875, beating the University of Alaska in the Ozone...

Pat Miller – RP Coach of the Year

Pat Miller - RP Coach of the Year

May 7, 2014

  May 7, 2014 By Kevin Cunningham Two seasons away from winning a national championship back in 2011-12, men’s head basketball coach Pat Miller entered this season with more than just a title in mind. Royal Purple’s Coach of the Year award winner and former national championship-...

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