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Track & field takes 15th place tie in Boston

Track & field takes 15th place tie in Boston

Charlie Ward, Staff Reporter

March 11, 2019


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On March 8 and 9, the Whitewater track and field team sent seven athletes to Boston to compete in the NCAA Division III Indoor National Championship. Receiving 12 points throughout the two days of competition, the men’s team was able to tie for 15th place. This is the ninth top 15 finish for the War...

Warhawks track and field claims seven top spots

Warhawks track and field claims seven top spots

Cal Steed, Sports Reporter

May 7, 2018


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The UW-Whitewater men’s and women’s track team competed at the WIAC Outdoor Championship in River Falls May 4 and 5. The men’s team placed second, while the women took fifth. The Warhawks finished with seven individual conference titles and one relay title. The men scored 155.50 points, 34.5 points be...

‘Hawks’ plan works at Drake track meet

‘Hawks’ plan works at Drake track meet

Cal Steed, Sports Reporter

April 30, 2018


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The UW-Whitewater track and field team recorded eight first place finishes at the Drake Alternative Meet held in Whitewater on Saturday. DuVaun Goodlow placed first in the high jump with a height of 6-11.00. In the men’s long jump, Matt Green placed in first with a distance of 22-07:75. Parker Witt ran th...

Outdoor track season starts

Outdoor track season starts

Ben Lokken, Senior Sports Reporter

April 15, 2018


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The UW-Whitewater men’s and women’s track teams opened their outdoor seasons April 12 when they traveled to Platteville for the UW-Platteville Invitational. “We were happy to finally get the outdoor season underway,” head coach Mike Johnson said. “The weather helped us get some good perfor...

UW-W ready to test against Midwest’s best

UW-W ready to test against Midwest’s best

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor

February 6, 2018


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With one of the biggest meets just around the corner, the UW-Whitewater men’s track and field team placed third out of seven teams, while the women finished fifth out of eight squads, Feb.3 at the Point Invite in Stevens Point. The men’s team finished with a score of 96 points, well behind second pl...

Alumni push current athletes

Alumni push current athletes

Eli Johnson, Staff Reporter

December 13, 2017


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The UW-Whitewater  track and field programs held their annual Purple vs White Alumni meet Dec. 9 at Kachel Fieldhouse inside the Williams Center. Starting at noon, the entire facility was filled with present and past Warhawk track and field athletes. Since this annual meet was an exhibition,...

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