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Gymnastics: Gymnasts start 2014 strong

Katie Fiorilli

January 29, 2014

  Jan. 29 By Daniel Schoettler The Warhawks gymnastics team looks to continue its success from the last two years after winning back-to-back national championships. Despite losing 2013 National Athlete of the Year Katie Thompson to graduation, junior Jen McKiernan said the team will...

Top ranked gymnasts win again

February 2, 2013

  By Andrea Sidlauskas   UWW Women’s Gymnastics Team Defeats UW-Eau Claire in Conference Meet The Warhawks gymnastics team, ranked No. 1 in the NGCA top 25 poll, took another step forward in their quest to repeat as national champions Saturday, with a win over UW-Eau Claire 184.200...

Gymnasts go undefeated in regular season with Senior Day victory

February 29, 2012

Not many athletes can say they’ve gone undefeated at any level, but after a win on Senior Day over Gustavus Adolphus College Saturday, the women’s gymnastics team has finished the regular season with a perfect record. The sixth ranked Warhawks won Saturday’s meet 184.100-174.925. The ...

Gymnasts win nail-biter

February 22, 2012

The Harley Davidson Quad in Milwaukee couldn’t have ended any better for the women’s gymnastics team Friday. The Warhawks scored  186.475 points to win, followed closely by UW-Stout (185.475), Hamline University (180.5) and UW-Oshkosh (178.65). The meet came down to one final floor routin...

Gymnasts take home triangular meet

February 15, 2012

The gymnastics team’s victory over conference rivals UW-Stout and UW-Eau Claire at home on Sunday was record setting. UW-Whitewater recorded a team score of 187.175, the eighth highest team total in school history. The Warhawks took first place ahead of the Pointers and the Blugolds, which scored 181.450 and 181.200 respectively. Junior Ka...

Season best earns gymnasts win against defending national champs

January 25, 2012

After finishing second at nationals the past two years behind conference rival UW-La Crosse, the gymnastics team has started the season on a high note. The Warhawks defeated the Eagles in their first home meet 184.825-174.425 and improved to 2-0. Junior Katie Thompson said it was a great te...

Second place satisfying for gymnasts

March 30, 2011

At the start of the season, the gymnastics team’s goal was to finally win a national championship. Somehow, that goal fell short. Although they headed to Eau Claire with hopes of a first place finish, they still left with their heads held high. In their fourth straight year competing in the National Collegiate Gymnastics Association champi...

Senior gymnasts ready for final hurrah

March 1, 2011

With the chance of a potential first-place team finish this year at nationals, seniors Allison Nelson and Katie Hedstrom could have the perfect ending to their careers. “I don’t think there are words that can describe that feeling,” Nelson said. “It would be an amazing feeling to end my...

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