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WIAC dual match winning streak sits at 62

October 22, 2014

Oct. 22, 2014 By Paul Bressler Fresh off the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Championships in which sophomore Megan Humphreys finished second, the UW-Whitewater women’s tennis team swept UW-River Falls and UW-Stout Saturday to extend its WIAC dual match win streak to 62. “They gained some...

Gottwald leads team to victory

Gottwald leads team to victory

October 1, 2014

Oct. 1, 2014 By Paul Bressler After a disappointing last week, the UW-Whitewater men’s soccer team picked up two wins against Augustana College (IL) and North Central College (IL) over the weekend to improve to 6-3-1 on the season. “We’ve won two games against two really good teams,” head...

Netters sweep BSC at Emory Invite

September 22, 2014

Sept. 17, 2014 By Paul Bressler The No. 21-ranked UW-Whitewater women’s volleyball team experienced a bag of mixed results over the weekend at the Emory Invite by splitting its four matches in Atlanta, Georgia. Senior setter Kim Frei was proud of the ’Hawks performance. “We fought really...

Alexandra Bayliss – RP Female Athlete of the Year – Senior seeks teaching, coaching back home

Alexandra Bayliss - RP Female Athlete of the Year - Senior seeks teaching, coaching back home

May 7, 2014

  May 7, 2014 By Paul Bressler   Senior Alexandra Bayliss, the most accomplished tennis player in UW-Whitewater history, can add yet another award to her collection after winning Royal Purple’s 2014 Female Athlete of the Year. “That’s really cool,” Bayliss said. “Hon...

UW-Whitewater to D-II? Not so fast

April 23, 2014

  April 23, 2014 By Paul Bressler UW-Whitewater Interim Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Amy Edmonds put to bed any rumors that the Warhawks would make the jump to Division-II, at least for the near future. “We definitely believe in the Division-III philosophy,” Edmonds said....

Softball: ‘Hawks look toward Titans

Softball: 'Hawks look toward Titans

April 23, 2014

  April 23, 2014 By Paul Bressler The UW-Whitewater softball team looks to close the conference gap with UW-Oshkosh in a doubleheader starting at 3 p.m. on April 23 in Whitewater. “We’re excited to face them,” senior first baseman Morgan Krisch said. “They [Titans] always bring us some good competition, but we don’t...

Women’s Golf: Warhawks take fourth in first tournament of spring

April 2, 2014

  April 2, 2014 By Paul Bressler After a five-month break, the UW-Whitewater women’s golf team kicked off its Spring Break against some tough competition and took fourth place in the Rhodes Invitational at Windyke Country Club in Memphis, Tenn. “Most of us haven’t touched a club...

Warhawks eye second final four in three seasons

Warhawks eye second final four in three seasons

March 19, 2014

  March 19, 2014 By Paul Bressler The UW-Whitewater Warhawks are heading back to Salem as their ticket to the Final Four was punched with a 74-51 victory over the Emory University Eagles in the NCAA Tournament Saturday night. “Just obviously very proud of this team and happy to be...

Men’s Basketball Column: Warhawks win, avoid Stevens Point

Men's Basketball Column: Warhawks win, avoid Stevens Point

March 19, 2014

    March 19, 2014 By Paul Bressler The NCAA Division-III Tournament is supposed to be set up in a way that each qualifying team plays against a balanced field, but in reality, each team only has to beat the teams put in front of it. The UW-Whitewater Warhawks did just that by...

Men’s Basketball: Warhawks host to begin ‘Big Dance’

Men's Basketball: Warhawks host to begin 'Big Dance'

March 5, 2014

  March 5, 2014 By Paul Bressler The No. 3-ranked UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team is set to host the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament but could eventually have to go through No. 1-ranked UW-Stevens Point in a potential Elite Eight rematch. The Warhawks will take on the University...

Women’s Basketball: ‘Hawks finish WIAC play a perfect 16-0

Women's Basketball: 'Hawks finish WIAC play a perfect 16-0

February 26, 2014

  Feb. 26, 2014 By Paul Bressler Head coach Keri Carollo not only tied former coach Diane Jones for the most wins in program history on Saturday afternoon, but also coached the sixth team in WIAC history to go undefeated in conference play. “It’s a great accomplishment for the program,”...

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...

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