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Warhawk Invitational brings competitive DIII schools

Warhawk Invitational brings competitive DIII schools

Ross Guyette, Assistant Sports Editor

September 2, 2019

This past Saturday the Warhawks hosted the 49th Annual Warhawk Invitational Tennis Tournament at Whitewater’s Wangerin Courts. Division III Schools from across Wisconsin as well as Illinois and Iowa were in attendance. This Tennis tournament serves as a preseason measuring stick for teams trying to fig...

Tennis squad takes two home victories

Calahan Steed, Staff Reporter

April 29, 2019

The Warhawk men’s tennis team responded from an 8-1 loss to Washington University in St. Louis last week to home victories over Carthage and Edgewood Colleges April 25. The Warhawks smashed Carthage with a score of 8-1 and defeated Edgewood by a score of 6-1 in a match that was stopped early due to r...

Women’s Tennis wins 11th straight WIAC Championship

Women’s Tennis wins 11th straight WIAC Championship

Joe Byers, Staff Reporter

April 30, 2018

The UW-Whitewater women’s tennis team defeated UW-Oshkosh and UW-Eau Claire April 29 to win the WIAC Tournament and finish the season with an undefeated conference record. The match was also the last home outing for the six seniors on the team. Head coach Frank Barnes emphasized the impact that the se...

Womens’ tennis tops Wheaton College

Womens’ tennis tops Wheaton College

Cal Steed, Sports Reporter

April 23, 2018

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater women’s tennis team was victorious  Saturday against Wheaton with a score of 9-0. The Warhawks extended their winning streak against Wheaton to seven in a row. The victory brought Whitewater’s record to 16-6, while Wheaton’s record drops to 14-3. In dou...

Women’s tennis finishes fifth at Midwest Invitational

Women’s tennis finishes fifth at Midwest Invitational

Calahan Steed, Sports Reporter

April 8, 2018

The UW-Whitewater women’s tennis team finished fifth at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Midwest Invitational at Cherokee Country Club.   The Warhawks fell to No. 22 Kenyon but defeated Hope (Mich.) and DePauw (Ind.) April 6 and April 7. “The Kenyon match was really exciting,” head coa...

Men win eight straight after two losses out the gate

Men win eight straight after two losses out the gate

Joe Byers, Staff Reporter

March 5, 2018

The UW-Whitewater men’s tennis team defeated Wooster College on Saturday at the Aspen Racquet Club, in Wooster, Ohio, by a score of 7-2 to push their win streak to eight in a row. With this win, the Warhawks improve their record to 8-2 on the season and are currently ranked 40 in the country, accor...

UW-W has two No. 1 finishes against five scholarship schools

UW-W has two No. 1 finishes against five scholarship schools

Augie Spankowski, Staff Writer

October 10, 2017

The Whitewater women’s tennis team continued its success Oct.6-7, managing to produce six top three finishers at home in the Warhawk Fall Invitational. Senior Alexandra Talyansky and freshman Sabrina Palavra were both triumphant in their Nos. 1 and 3 singles draws, each finishing first place. Ta...

Tennis competes at ITA Midwest Regional Championship

Ben Lokken, Staff Writer

October 3, 2017

The UW-Whitewater men’s tennis team had their last competition until 2018 on Sept. 29-30, when the team traveled to Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, Minnesota for the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Midwest Regional Championships. “This was a really good competition,” head coach Frank Barne...

Women’s tennis handily defeats UW-Stevens Point Coach Barnes says motivation was key to win

Women’s tennis handily defeats UW-Stevens Point Coach Barnes says motivation was key to win

October 3, 2017

The UW-Whitewater women’s tennis team defeated UW-Stevens Point 9-0 and extended their conference dual match win streak to 84 straight. The Warhawks, now 3-0 in conference play, looked dominant in Stevens Point. The Warhawks only lost one game in doubles play and didn’t drop any sets in singl...

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