Royal Purple

Softball: ‘Hawks win WIAC title

May 7, 2014

  May 7, 2014 By Ryan Altman   Every time the UW-Whitewater women’s softball team found themselves trailing on the scoreboard, the ’Hawks immediately had an answer for their opponents in the WIAC tournament. In the five games of the tournament last weekend, hosted by UW-Stout,...

Softball: Houda throws no-hitter in five

Softball: Houda throws no-hitter in five

April 30, 2014

  April 30, 2014 By Daniel Schoettler   The Warhawks softball team strengthened its case for postseason play by winning all four of its games this past week. The last game of the weekend was special for Bekka Houda, who threw the first no-hitter by a Warhawks pitcher since Katie...

Women’s Tennis: Warhawks stumble to begin spring season

Women's Tennis: Warhawks stumble to begin spring season

March 12, 2014

  March 12, 2014 By Emily Leclair The UW-Whitewater women’s tennis team had its 2014 season-opener on Friday against Hope College. After losing  in the NCAA Division-III championship tournament last year, the team looks to make another run for the title. On Friday, the ’Hawks...

Track and Field: Men finish fourth, women third at Indoor

Track and Field: Men finish fourth, women third at Indoor

March 5, 2014

  March 5, 2014 By Carson Taylor Hosting the Indoor Championships, the UW-Whitewater men’s and women’s track and field teams took on the elite competition of the WIAC last weekend in the Kachel Fieldhouse. Among the nine WIAC teams, the men finished fourth and the women finished...

Men’s Basketball: No. 1 and No. 2 may meet again

Men's Basketball: No. 1 and No. 2 may meet again

February 26, 2014

  Feb. 26, 2014 By Justin St. Peter In any other Division-III conference in the country, the Warhawks men’s basketball team would be the No. 1 seed in its conference tournament. Being ranked No.2 in the latest d3hoops.com poll would typically give them the No. 1 seed. Instead, the...

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,”...

M/W Basketball: Hoops teams both sit at 21-3

M/W Basketball: Hoops teams both sit at 21-3

February 19, 2014

  Feb. 19 By Paul Bressler The No. 2-ranked UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team needs to take care of business against the UW-Eau Claire Blugolds on Feb. 12 if it wants any chance for at least a share of the WIAC crown. The Warhawks are second in the conference with one game left to...

UW-W student publishes first novel

Theis

February 19, 2014

  Feb. 19, 2014 by Allyson Karnowski   At the age of 23, Michael Thies has written a book, started his own publishing company and graduated Magnum Cum Laude from the UW System. Thies, from Slinger, Wis., transferred this semester for English education after already earning a...

Women’s Basketball: ‘Hawks down UW-Superior, improve to 13-0 in WIAC play

February 8, 2014

  Feb. 8, 2014 By Daniel Schoettler The Warhawks women’s basketball team continued their undefeated run in the WIAC with an 86-73 win over UW-Superior Saturday afternoon in Kachel Gymnasium.  The game was the team’s annual Play4Kay game, which included raffling away an autographed Antonio Freeman jersey at halftime.  ...

Men’s Tennis: Barnes’ men go 1-1 vs. D-I teams

Men's Tennis: Barnes' men go 1-1 vs. D-I teams

February 5, 2014

  Feb. 5, 2014 By Justin St. Peter The Warhawks men’s tennis team certainly hopes history repeats itself. The last time the ’Hawks lost against a WIAC opponent in a regular season or WIAC Final Four match was April 17, 2010, against UW-Eau Claire. Senior Byron Balkin said he knows...

Gymnastics: Gymnasts start 2014 strong

Katie Fiorilli

January 29, 2014

  Jan. 29 By Daniel Schoettler The Warhawks gymnastics team looks to continue its success from the last two years after winning back-to-back national championships. Despite losing 2013 National Athlete of the Year Katie Thompson to graduation, junior Jen McKiernan said the team will...

Men’s Basketball: Warhawks win by 39, now winners of seven straight

January 13, 2014

Jan. 11 By Daniel Schoettler The UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team extended its winning streak to seven games with a 90-51 victory over the UW-Eau Claire Blugolds Saturday night.  The Warhawks had a big night from junior point guard Quardell Young, who scored a career high 25 points...

Founded 1901
UW-Eau Claire