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Freshman guard number 12 Jameer Barker cuts toward the basket in hopes to score a few more points for the team during their game against the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse in the Kachel Gymnasium on Jan 19., 2022.

Warhawks struggle for wins

Parker Olsen, Sports Editor January 23, 2022
Men's basketball
Junior forward Jack Brahm (24) pushes against the opposing team and makes his way towards the hoop, Fall 2021.

Men’s hoops beat Blue Devils

Mikey Rottier, Sports Journalist December 5, 2021

Derek Gray and the UW-Whitewater men's basketball team improved to 5-2 Saturday Dec. 4 after a win against Lovelle Williams and UW-Stout. It was an intense physical battle from the opening tip, but Whitewater...

Freshman guard Derek Gray (4) takes a brief breather before getting back into the game Saturday evening Nov. 27, 2021.

Men’s basketball holds ground against MSOE

Parker Olsen, Sports Editor November 28, 2021

The UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team (3-2) took on the Milwaukee School of Engineering (5-2) at Kachel Gymnasium in the Williams Center on Nov. 27. The team got out to an early lead and held their...

UW-Whitewater freshman Will Schultz is shown left in an image taken from a TikTok story alleging he assaulted a female bartender. Schultz is pictured on the right in a mens basketball team photo.

UW-W student investigated for assaults

Alicia Dougherty, Assistant News Editor March 7, 2021

Freshman Will Schultz is under investigation for the alleged assaults of women off campus outside a bar in the early morning hours of Friday, Mar. 5. A change.org petition claims Schultz punched a female...

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater men’s basketball sophomore guard Gage Malensek (3)
drives the ball against UW- Stevens Point freshman guard Ryan Genrich (4), during a game
between the Warhawks and Pointers on Wednesday Feb. 3.

Men lose basketball nail-biter to Pointers

Devin Ulrich, Sports Editor February 7, 2021

The UW-W men’s basketball team lost a fist-wrenching game to Stevens Point Wednesday, Feb. 4 at the Kachel Gymnasium by a close 68-70 final score. The game was a back and forth affair in the first...

Trevon Chislom squares up for the tipoff to begin overtime. The Warhawks tied the game late in the fourth quarter, forcing overtime. However, they ran out of gas allowing La Crosse a 9-0 run in the last period of play.

Men’s Basketball loses OT heartbreaker to La Crosse

Ross Guyette, Assistant Sports Editor January 20, 2020

The Spring Semester won’t be kicking off as planned for men’s basketball, as they have not been able to pull off a clean victory since Dec. 29. The Warhawks were on a roll, having won three straight...

One-and-done for men’s basketball

Tyler Job, Sports Editor February 25, 2019

The UW-W men’s basketball team had to go on a final regular season run just to reach the playoffs for a 21st consecutive season and snuck into the postseason. But the Warhawks could not carry their...

Fourth straight game slips away from UW-W

Fourth straight game slips away from UW-W

Kolton Hegstrom, Sports Editor February 19, 2018

Twenty-eight turnovers, many missed free throws and an eight minute stretch without a field goal handed the Warhawks men’s basketball team their fourth straight loss as they suffered a 60-55 defeat at...

Men’s Basketball Dec.1 and 2 Recap

Elijah Johnson, Staff Reporter December 7, 2017

The No. 5 UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team finished undefeated Dec.1 and 2 when they traveled to California for the two-day Lee Fulmer Memorial Classic. The Warhawks (6-0) started off the weekend...

Hawks hoops hot out of the gate

Kolton Hegstrom, Sports editor November 30, 2017

  The No. 11 UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team took care of business at home with four straight wins to open the season; now it’s time for California. “It’s going to be a nice trip,...

UW-Whitewater dominant at more than just football

April 2, 2014

April 2, 2014 Commentary by Lucas Wimmer It’s easy for the topic of conversation to go directly to football when talking about UW-Whitewater, and for good reason. The Warhawks have competed in...

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