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Gymnastics honors seniors in win over La Crosse

Vanessa Olinger stabalizes herself on the balance beam during her performance. She finished with a score of 9.450.

Carter Secor, Assistant Sports Editor

March 2, 2020

The Warhawk Gymnastics team gave their fans a Senior Night to remember as they narrowly beat UW-La Crosse in a close meet with a 192.125-191.975 win on Saturday. Propelling them to the win, Whitewater got first place performances from junior Blaise Wilson in the All Around competition and senior Lauren M...

Warhawks basketball gets revenge with win over second place team

Becky Raeder drives to the hoop in a game at Kachel Fieldhouse. She finished with fives points and four assists against UW-La Crosse.

Ethan Maurice, Sports Editor

February 4, 2020

The UW-Whitewater Women’s Basketball team took down UW-La Crosse by a score of 73-47 on Wednesday, Jan. 29. The Warhawks (17-2 [7-1 conf.]) dominated La Crosse (14-5 [5-3 conf.]) in the matchup of the top two teams in the WIAC. With the win, Whitewater continues its reign atop the standings, as La...

Hoops steam ahead

Sophomore Bailey Kale takes a shot over the La Crosse defense. The Warhawks lost, 78-84.

Ethan Maurice, Sports Editor

February 4, 2020

The UW-Whitewater Men’s Basketball team snapped their 2 game losing streak with a much needed win as they were able to go on the road and stun UW-La Crosse 65-63 in a close game. With this win, the Warhawks (7-12, [2-6 conf.]) beat the Eagles (15-3,[5-3])  and improving who are ranked 19th in the nati...

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

Trevon Chislom squares up for the tipoff to begin overtime. The Warhawks tied the game late in the fourth quarter, forcing overtime. However, they ran out of gas allowing La Crosse a 9-0 run in the last period of play.

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 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,...

Baseball: UW-W set as No. 1 seed

Baseball: UW-W set as No. 1 seed

May 7, 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 30, 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...

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