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Women’s hoops ready for season

Women’s hoops ready for season

Erika Marion, Assistant Sports Editor

November 28, 2018

UW-W finished its 2017-18 season with a sweep in the WIAC regular season and tournament championships for the first time in program history, and earned its ninth bid in the last 10 years to the NCAA Division III National Championships Under head coach Keri Carollo, the Warhawks have won five conferen...

‘Hawks earn first round bye in WIAC tourney

John Miller, Staff Writer

February 21, 2017

With the regular season now at an end, the UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team (20-5, 10-4) split its two road games this week with a nail biting 59-58 loss on Feb. 15 vs. No. 11 UW- Oshkosh, and a 68-56 win on Feb. 18 vs. UW-Eau Claire. The Warhawks earned the No. 2 overall seed in the upcoming WI...

Warhawks snap skid on Senior Day

Warhawks snap skid on Senior Day

John Miller, Staff Writer

February 21, 2017

Feb. 15, 2017 The No. 24 UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team (19-4 overall, 9-3 WIAC) ended its two game losing skid Feb. 11 vs. UW-River Falls with a stymieing defensive effort that lead to a 57-37 victory inside Kachel Gymnasium. On Feb. 8, the Warhawks lost the team’s first home game of the year vs. U...

Hoopers prepare for final two home games

Tyler Job, Staff Writer

February 13, 2017

Feb. 8, 2017 The No. 19 UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team started off the week well with a 76-59 win over UW-Platteville Feb. 1, but suffered a disappointing blowout loss at UW-Stout 70-50. The Warhawks were sharp on both sides of the ball against the Pioneers to propel the team to its second ...

Warhawks stay on top of WIAC conference

Tyler Job, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017

Feb. 1, 2017 The No. 17 UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team had an up-and-down week when it lost at UW-Stevens Point 70-57 Jan. 25, but rebounded with a 67-53 victory over UW-La Crosse at home Jan. 28. The Warhawks were on an eight-game winning streak before the loss to the Pointers, and it was...

Nationally ranked ’Hawks win third in a row

February 3, 2016

Feb. 3, 2016 By Josh Sinclair The No. 17 Whitewater women’s basketball team combined a high-pressure defense with a couple of career-best performances to defeat UW-Platteville and UW-River Falls in a pair of WIAC games. The first game the ’Hawks played was on Jan. 27 in Platteville. The Warhawks (...

Warhawks 3-3 in WIAC games

January 27, 2016

Jan. 27, 2016 By Josh Sinclair The No. 17-ranked UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team (14-3) began the season perfect, going 12-0. Over the course of the last five games, the Warhawks have dropped three of them, including two 13-point losses to ranked opponents. “We work hard to win every game,”...

‘Hawks season cut short

‘Hawks season cut short

March 4, 2015

March 4, 2015 By Emily Leclair In the second time playing UW-Oshkosh in just seven days, the UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team ended its season with a first round WIAC Championship tournament loss to the Titans 66-59. The ’Hawks finished 13-13 overall and 8-8 in conference. “That’s...

‘Hawks face UW-Oshkosh in first round of WIAC Championship

‘Hawks face UW-Oshkosh in first round of WIAC Championship

February 25, 2015

Feb. 25, 2015 By Justin St. Peter The Warhawks women’s basketball team (13-12) is riding a four-game win streak heading into its first round WIAC Conference matchup against the UW-Oshkosh Titans on Feb. 25. The Warhawks enter the tournament as the six seed and will travel to the third-seeded...

‘Hawks go 2-0 on the week

‘Hawks go 2-0 on the week

February 18, 2015

Feb. 18, 2015 By Evan Carlin The women’s basketball team came away with a double-digit 64-52 home victory against the UW-Stevens Point Pointers on Feb. 11. ’Hawks junior guard Abbie Reeves had a big performance, tallying 15 while freshman Kate McKay had 11.  This was the second meeting between...

‘Hawks lose, miss alumnae

‘Hawks lose, miss alumnae

February 11, 2015

Feb. 11, 2011 By Paul Bressler The UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team, 9-12 overall and 4-8 in WIAC, lost 64-49 on Feb. 7 on the road to UW-Eau Claire and dropped its fourth game in its last five contests. “I think we need to shoot the ball and make shots,” head coach Keri Carollo said....

‘Hawks go 1-1 on the week

‘Hawks go 1-1 on the week

February 4, 2015

Feb. 4, 2015 By Andrew Lowe and Paul Bressler Freshman forward Andrea Meinert scored the game-winning bucket as time expired and gave the UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team a 56-54 victory over the UW-La Crosse Eagles on Jan. 31. The ’Hawks also lost to the UW-Platteville Pioneers 59-55...

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