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Hawks’ win first wiac tourney title

Hawks’ win first wiac tourney title

Tyler Job, Staff Writer

March 6, 2017

The UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team won its first ever WIAC Tournament Championship after dethroning UW-La Crosse 69-54 Feb. 24 and UW-Oshkosh 65-56 Feb. 26, and have earned an automatic bid into the NCAA Tournament. UW-W will appear in its ninth tournament in the last decade. The Warhawk...

Warhawks snap skid on Senior Day

Warhawks snap skid on Senior Day

John Miller, Staff Writer

February 21, 2017

Feb. 15, 2017 The No. 24 UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team (19-4 overall, 9-3 WIAC) ended its two game losing skid Feb. 11 vs. UW-River Falls with a stymieing defensive effort that lead to a 57-37 victory inside Kachel Gymnasium. On Feb. 8, the Warhawks lost the team’s first home game of the year vs. U...

Hoopers prepare for final two home games

Tyler Job, Staff Writer

February 13, 2017

Feb. 8, 2017 The No. 19 UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team started off the week well with a 76-59 win over UW-Platteville Feb. 1, but suffered a disappointing blowout loss at UW-Stout 70-50. The Warhawks were sharp on both sides of the ball against the Pioneers to propel the team to its second ...

Warhawks stay on top of WIAC conference

Tyler Job, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017

Feb. 1, 2017 The No. 17 UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team had an up-and-down week when it lost at UW-Stevens Point 70-57 Jan. 25, but rebounded with a 67-53 victory over UW-La Crosse at home Jan. 28. The Warhawks were on an eight-game winning streak before the loss to the Pointers, and it was...

Warhawks soar to top of WIAC standings

Josh Sinclair, Senior Staff Writer

January 26, 2017

The UW-Whitewater Warhawks women’s basketball team (16-1 overall, 6-0 WIAC), claimed sole possession of first place in the conference standings after two conference victories. The first game of the week took place on Jan. 18 when the Titans of UW-Oshkosh came to Kachel Gymnasium for a first place...

‘Hawks turning season around

January 21, 2015

Jan. 21, 2015 By Paul Bressler After a tough start to the season, a much improved UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team looks to capitalize on the road against a struggling UW-Stevens Point team. “It’s always a great game since it’s our big rival,” head coach Keri Carollo said. “They’re...

Reilly Stewart and Abbie Reeves lead team in first win

November 19, 2014

Nov. 19, 2014 By Kali Schmieding The UW-Whitewater Warhawks women’s basketball team won their season opener with an 86-68 win over the University of Chicago Maroons at 2 p.m. on Nov. 14 in the Kachel Gym. In the first half the ’Hawks and Maroon’s were tied 9 different times. The game was...

Underclassmen set to lead team in 2014-15 season

Underclassmen set to lead team in 2014-15 season

November 12, 2014

Nov. 12, 2014 By Paul Bressler The No. 14-ranked UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team is not concerned with the lack of respect they are getting heading into the 2014-15 season. “It doesn’t matter what the rankings are,” junior guard Abbie Reeves said. “Those rankings come from our team...

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...

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