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Camardo in the running for special year

Erika Marion, Assistant Sports Editor

February 18, 2019

A lot of people want to be noticed at some point in their lives. They want their hard work to pay off. Julia Camardo is doing just that. She is one of 50 players on the NFCA’s preseason watch list for Division III National Player of the Year. She is one of the senior pitchers for the UW-Whitewater ...

Hawk Hike: no gym, outdoor workout

April 8, 2015

April 8, 2015 By Alena Purpero As we slowly, but, surely proceed into warm weather, the temperature will go up and our attention span goes down. I, for one, can feel my inner antsy 8-year-old self that just wants to get outside when I have to stay inside and do homework. Even if I’m working out...

Marathoner shares stories and shoes

April 27, 2011

When a worn pair of running shoes fall apart at the seems they are usually retired, in most cases, to the garbage. Yet, for world class ultra marathoner Roy Pirrung, his  retired shoes are not only going to a good cause, they also create a timeline of his running career when put together. Pirrung, a Sheboygan resident, has won 64 national championship medals an...

Boston Marathon has local feel

April 14, 2010

Getting cut from a collegiate sport can end some athletic careers, but for junior Griffin Schroeder it has fueled his. While Schroeder did not make the UW-Whitewater cross country team his sophomore year, he will be one of 25,000 individuals competing in next Monday’s Boston Marathon. “The only thing ...

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