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Men’s and women’s swim and dive topple Titans

Calahan Steed, Staff Reporter

November 12, 2018

The men’s and women’s swim and dive team lapped UW-Oshkosh on the road Nov. 9, with both teams defeating the Titans and earning their first wins of the season. The final score for the men was 153-60 and 164-68 for the women.      “I was really happy with how we did at the meet,” head coach Eli...

Warhawk football earns share of conference

Tyler Job, Sports Editor

October 29, 2018

Thirty-six. That’s the number of Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championships the No. 5 Warhawk football team is striving for after clinching at least a share of this year’s title with a 40-10 victory over UW-Stout and the help of No. 10 UW-Oshkosh’s loss to UW-Stevens Point. Whit...

Boudreau spikes her way to 400 career wins

Boudreau spikes her way to 400 career wins

Alyssa Brooks, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2018

Women’s volleyball head coach Stacy Boudreau knows how to lead a team to victory. In her first year coaching  forWhitewater in 2005, Boudreau led the Warhawks to their second national championship in program history. The team has made an appearance in the NCAA tournament every season since except ...

Opportunistic squad secures huge win

photo by Ivan Pomeroy / Staff Photographer

Tyler Job, Sports Editor

October 8, 2018

The No. 10 Warhawk football team shut out their opponent for the second time this season, this time toppling UW-Oshkosh 20-0 at Perkins Stadium Oct. 6. Whitewater’s defense has not allowed more than seven points in a single game so far this season. The Warhawks rank atop the Wisconsin Intercollegiat...

Volleyball continues quality play with trio of wins

photo by Grace Holler / Photo Editor

Erika Marion, Assistant Sports Editor

October 1, 2018

The No. 25 women’s volleyball team produced another solid week of competition, going 3-1 in the span of four days. The Warhawks won their sixth straight match Sept. 26 at Russell Arena against rival UW-Oshkosh. They finished in three sets with scores of 25-18, 25-23, 25-20. Head coach Stacy Boudre...

Record crowd witnesses history

Sophomore running back Drew Patterson sheds multiple tacklers on a run in the 17-14 victory against UW-Oshkosh. Patterson carried the ball 20 times for 90 yards and a touchdown. Photo by Kimberly Wethal

Justin St. Peter, Sports Editor

October 13, 2016

When sophomore running back Drew Patterson received a toss on the Warhawks patented stretch play on third-and-13 with the game on the line, a collective groan emerged from some of the 17,535 fans in attendance. Seconds later, the groan turned to a cheer for Warhawk fans as Patterson waited for a creas...

Close games the key for UW-W’s young team

January 27, 2016

Jan. 27, 2016 By Justin St. Peter The Warhawks men’s basketball team was down by 10 to UW-Oshkosh at halftime on Jan. 20 on the road. They had given up nine 3-pointers and head coach Pat Miller said the team wasn’t happy with the way it had played. That was when the team slowly turned it aro...

Arrests of alcohol, drugs drop on campus

October 14, 2015

By Alexandria Zamecnik Oct. 14, 2015   When Chief of the UW-Whitewater Police Services Department Matthew Kiederlen looked at the numbers for 2014, he didn’t see anything that surprised or shocked him. There has been a steady decrease in arrests for liquor (19.8 percent) and drug (14.3 pe...

‘Hawks headed to postseason

'Hawks headed to postseason

March 4, 2015

March 4, 2015 By Connor Moore The UW-Whitewater gymnastics team closed out the regular season beating UW-Oshkosh 189.650-186.950 on Feb 28 in its final home meet of the season. Five Warhawk gymnasts won individual events in the meet. Head coach Jennifer Regan gave her thoughts on the meet. “I...

‘Hawks face UW-Oshkosh in first round of WIAC Championship

'Hawks face UW-Oshkosh in first round of WIAC Championship

February 25, 2015

Feb. 25, 2015 By Justin St. Peter The Warhawks women’s basketball team (13-12) is riding a four-game win streak heading into its first round WIAC Conference matchup against the UW-Oshkosh Titans on Feb. 25. The Warhawks enter the tournament as the six seed and will travel to the third-seeded...

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...

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