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Wrestling loses lead against UW-L

Carter Secor, Staff Reporter

January 20, 2020

The No.19 ranked UW-Whitewater Wrestling squad was unable to hold off a late run Thursday night in Whitewater as they fell to No.9 ranked UW-La Crosse 25-20. The Warhawks and Eagles competed in a close affair featuring close matches as both squads were able to take five out of 10 matches each. Whitewa...

First-year head coach making impact

First-year head coach making impact

Erika Marion, Assistant Sports Editor

March 4, 2019

Starting in a collegiate program as head coach is a big responsibility. Matt Zwaschka’s situation was no different when he became head coach for the Warhawk wrestling team Sept. 18, 2018. But he was not inexperienced. He formerly served as an assistant coach for the Warhawks from 2005-11, working...

Wrestling comes up just short

Charlie Ward, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2019

The No. 14 Warhawk wrestling team traveled to Eau Claire Feb. 8 to compete in the WIAC Championship and finished second out of the six teams competing, behind UW-La Crosse. Whitewater wrestlers had great individual performances as well, as they brought home seven top two finishes from the conferenc...

Matt Zwaschka hired as interim Wrestling coach

Augie Spankowski, Staff Reporter

October 1, 2018

Matt Zwaschka has been named interim head coach for the Warhawk wrestling team by University of Wisconsin-Whitewater athletics director Todd Garzarelli. Zwaschka worked as an assistant coach in the Warhawk wrestling program from 2005 to 2011 before serving as the head wrestling coach for the Milwauke...

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