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Wrestling loses lead against UW-L

Carter Secor, Staff Reporter

January 20, 2020

The No.19 ranked UW-Whitewater Wrestling squad was unable to hold off a late run Thursday night in Whitewater as they fell to No.9 ranked UW-La Crosse 25-20. The Warhawks and Eagles competed in a close affair featuring close matches as both squads were able to take five out of 10 matches each. Whitewa...

Men’s Basketball loses OT heartbreaker to La Crosse

Men’s Basketball loses OT heartbreaker to La Crosse

Ross Guyette, Assistant Sports Editor

January 20, 2020

The Spring Semester won’t be kicking off as planned for men’s basketball, as they have not been able to pull off a clean victory since Dec. 29. The Warhawks were on a roll, having won three straight games, but now find themselves in a four-game losing streak. Losing three straight games to begin thei...

Gymnastics takes third place in La Crosse

Ben Lokken, Staff Reporter

February 4, 2019

The No. 6 UW-Whitewater gymnastics team traveled to UW-La Crosse Feb. 1 for the 38th annual Gershon/McLellan Invitational and looked promising despite many injuries. UW-W faced off against No. 4 UW-La Crosse and Division I opponent Air Force, and scored 182.500 total points to place third in a highl...

Regents approve tuition raise

April 12, 2016

By Kimberly Wethal April 13, 2016   There’s plenty of differences between college tuition hikes and a campus climate task force, but at the most recent UW System Board of Regents meeting, one of those differences became the length of discussion. The Regents spent a considerable amount of time near...

‘Hawks go 1-1 on the week

‘Hawks go 1-1 on the week

February 4, 2015

Feb. 4, 2015 By Andrew Lowe and Paul Bressler Freshman forward Andrea Meinert scored the game-winning bucket as time expired and gave the UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team a 56-54 victory over the UW-La Crosse Eagles on Jan. 31. The ’Hawks also lost to the UW-Platteville Pioneers 59-55...

Young does it again

February 4, 2015

Feb. 2, 2015 By Josh Sinclair Senior guard Quardell Young was asked to convert in crunch time again for the No. 1 UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team and again, he delivered. In a déjà vu like moment, the senior guard drove in and flipped up a lay-up with eight seconds left, then proceeded t...

Softball: ‘Hawks win WIAC title

May 6, 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,...

Baseball: UW-W set as No. 1 seed

Baseball: UW-W set as No. 1 seed

May 6, 2014

  May 7, 2014 By Emily Leclair The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater baseball team finished its 2014 regular season with six straight conference wins. The team won its 15th WIAC title in school history with a record of 18-4 and said they are looking forward to hosting the WIAC tournament...

Women’s Tennis: Netters clinch seventh-straight WIAC crown

Women’s Tennis: Netters clinch seventh-straight WIAC crown

April 29, 2014

  April 30, 2014 By Ryan Altman Based on seasons past, winning the WIAC Final Four tournament is something the UW-Whitewater women’s tennis team should look forward to doing each year. On senior day, the Warhawks clinched their seventh consecutive WIAC Final Four title and an automatic...

Men’s and Women’s Tennis: Motivated ‘Hawks eye nationals

Men’s and Women’s Tennis: Motivated ‘Hawks eye nationals

April 8, 2014

  April 9, 2014 By Ryan Altman As the UW-Whitewater men’s and women’s tennis regular seasons are wrapping up, the ’Hawks are playing some of their last matches in preparation for the upcoming WIAC Final Four tournaments. Both teams look to qualify for May’s National Championships...

Softball: Depth, experience key for 2014 season

Softball: Depth, experience key for 2014 season

April 1, 2014

    April 2, 2014 By Daniel Schoettler Last season, the Warhawks softball team finished with a 32-win season and a second-place finish in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Head coach Brenda Volk’s squad looks to build on a successful 2013 campaign in which...

Gymnastics: Another year, another title

April 1, 2014

  April 2, 2014 By Kevin Cunningham The UW-Whitewater gymnastics team won its third-straight NCGA National Championship in dominating fashion, recording a Division-III record-high 193.025 total score on March 21 in Ithaca, N.Y. “They put it all together and it was all about the team,...

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