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Women’s Basketball: UW-W falls to Whitman, finishes third

Women’s Basketball: UW-W falls to Whitman, finishes third

April 2, 2014

  April 2, 2014 By Kevin Cunningham Just one season ago, the UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team created magic in the Final Four. The team had fallen short, losing to undefeated DePauw University in the national championship game, but memories were made. This time around, the...

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...

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...

Merg, Ruchti power ‘Hawks to Sweet 16

Merg, Ruchti power ‘Hawks to Sweet 16

March 12, 2014

  March 12, 2014 By Kevin Cunningham For some teams, hitting the road can be seen as a burden. For the UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team, playing in opposing teams’ gyms seems to be just another challenge the Warhawks embrace. “It feels like more of a tournament when we travel,”...

Women’s Basketball: Carollo’s bunch now winners of nine straight

Women’s Basketball: Carollo’s bunch now winners of nine straight

February 5, 2014

  Feb. 5, 2014 By Paul Bressler The UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team is preparing for a war against the formally ranked Pointers in a rematch from earlier in the season, at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, at Stevens Point. The last time these two teams met on Dec. 11 the ’Hawks won...

Women’s Basketball: Stewart scores career-high 18, ‘Hawks now 10-0 in WIAC play

January 30, 2014

  Jan. 29 By Kevin Cunningham An 11-0 run to end the first half propelled the UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team to a 72-45 victory over the UW-Platteville Pioneers Wednesday night to move to 16-3 overall and 10-0 in WIAC play. The Warhawks led at the half 38-22 after their run ...

Women’s Basketball Column: Warhawks no longer one-dimensional

Women’s Basketball Column: Warhawks no longer one-dimensional

January 29, 2014

  Jan. 29 By Kevin Cunningham Last season, head coach Keri Carollo led her women to their finest season in school history, finishing second in the NCAA Tournament, losing to undefeated DePauw University, 69-51. UW-Whitewater fell short to the Tigers, a team which shot 61 percent from...

Women’s Basketball: Warhawks lead by 30 at half, still perfect in WIAC play

January 26, 2014

  Jan. 25 By Daniel Schoettler The Warhawks women’s basketball team continued their dominance Saturday against the UW-River Falls Falcons with a 96-50 win to improve to 15-3 overall and 9-0 in WIAC play.  The win is also their ninth in a row and they remain perfect at home at 7-0. The game was close for the first ten m...

Women’s Basketball: Warhawks now relying on balanced attack, improve to 8-0 in WIAC play

January 23, 2014

  Jan. 22 By Daniel Schoettler The UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team extended their winning streak to six games with their 84-75 win over UW-La Crosse on Wednesday night in Kachel Gym.  Both teams combined for 59 fouls, which resulted in a combined 50-71 from the free throw line. “W...

Women’s Basketball: Carollo’s club perfect in WIAC play

Women’s Basketball: Carollo’s club perfect in WIAC play

January 22, 2014

Jan. 22, 2014 By Justin St. Peter While most of the campus was home during winter break, the Warhawks’ women’s basketball team remained busy. The 17th-ranked `Hawks (according to d3hoops) went 5-2 during the break and have sole possession of the WIAC lead. Senior forward Amy Mandrell said...

Volleyball: Frei sets up rest of team for success

Volleyball: Frei sets up rest of team for success

November 20, 2013

Nov. 20, 2013 By Kevin Cunningham She may not lead the volleyball team in kills, blocks or digs, but as the team’s designated setter, junior Kim Frei is the leader in assists, totaling more than 1,400 during the course of the 2013 season. Currently at the sixth spot in the UW-Whitewater history...

Volleyball: Warhawks look ahead to NCAA Tourney

November 6, 2012

  By Justin Woodard Despite falling short of the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament title over the weekend, the Warhawk volleyball team looks to succeed in the NCAA tournament after receiving their 21st consecutive bid. UW-Eau Claire ended the Warhawks’ hopes of...

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