Royal Purple

Renamed building honors former coach

September 19, 2012

Powered by tradition. It’s a phrase that has played such a prominent role in the Warhawk football program’s history. Bob Berezowitz, who coached football at UW-Whitewater from 1985-2006 will be honored this weekend against UW-Stevens Point. The Student Athletic Complex (SAC) will be named after...

Blanchard has NFL in mind

February 8, 2012

This past Saturday, former UW-Whitewater quarterback Matt Blanchard continued his NFL preparation campaign by playing in the Player’s All-Star Classic. This game is held annually in Little Rock, Ark., for potential NFL prospects to showcase their abilities. The Player’s All-Star Classic capped...

`Hawks win fourth title in past five years

January 18, 2012

Unlike the last six seasons, defense proved to be the theme of the game this season as the Warhawks won their third consecutive Amos Alonzo Stagg Bowl and their fourth in the last five years- all against Mount Union. The Warhawks stopped the Purple Raiders with just two minutes left in the game to...

Warhawks secure seventh-straight Stagg Bowl appearance

December 10, 2011

With their 44th consecutive win in the books after a 20-0 drubbing of St. Thomas University, the Warhawks earned their seventh-consecutive trip to the Amos Alonzo Stagg Bowl. They will face Mount Union Friday in Salem, Va., for the Division-III championship. “We played a very fine football...

One win away from Stagg Bowl

December 7, 2011

After facing a spread option offense a week ago against Franklin, the Warhawks came into its matchup against a Salisbury Univeristy team that ran a triple option. The Sea Gulls led Division-III in scoring offense (47.5 points per game) and were second in rushing offense (365 rushing yards per game). That...

UW-W secures first playoff win

November 22, 2011

It didn’t take much time to show the two-time defending national champions were ready for their first-round matchup against Albion College. The Warhawks blanked the Britons 59-0 in the first round of the NCAA Division-III playoffs Saturday. The ’Hawks will host Franklin College noon this Saturday. The ...

Another perfect regular season

November 16, 2011

The two-time defending national champion Warhawk football team begins its quest for a seventh straight Stagg Bowl appearance after defeating UW-La Crosse Saturday 17-3. With the win, the ’Hawks went undefeated in the regular season for the third straight year, earned th No. 1 overall seed and will...

A homecoming game to remember

November 2, 2011

UW-Whitewater defeated UW-Stevens Point on homecoming 31-16. The victory extends the ’Hawks nation-leading consecutive win streak to 38 and they will look to tie the University of Washington for the fifth-longest all-time streak at UW-Eau Claire next week. Senior running back Levell Coppage entered...

’Hawks defeat UW-Stout under the lights

October 19, 2011

A trend of the UW-Whitewater football team this season has been getting off to slow starts in the first quarter. Friday night was no different, as UW-Stout came into Whitewater and slowed things down for a while before the Warhawks took control, defeating the Blue Devils 42-21. With the victory, the ’...

Big second half propels ’Hawks

October 5, 2011

A crowd of 10,622 was on hand Saturday at Family Fest to witness the Warhawks rout the Pioneers 34-14, in their first conference game against UW-Platteville. Next week the team travels to UW-River Falls with kickoff at 1 p.m. It was a close game in the first half, where the ’Hawks went into half...

Kicking game key for post-season

September 21, 2011

The two-time defending national champion Warhawk football team is 3-0 on its journey towards a three-peat. One of the keys to the team’s success this season has been the production from sophomore kicker Eric Kindler. Prior to last week’s thrashing of the Campbellsville Tigers, Kindler was 5-6...

Warhawks win home opener

September 21, 2011

In front of a packed crowd of 6,823, the UW-Whitewater football team put on a show in their home opener Saturday, defeating Campbellsville University 54-14. The Warhawks came out strong and used a sequence of big scoring plays to put away the Fighting Tigers. The ’Hawks had scoring plays that consisted...

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