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Men’s basketball falls twice at home

Freshman Austin Gates has been a 3-point threat for the Warhawks all season, and his shot with 2:10 left in the game broke a tie late in the fourth quarter. He finished with a career-high nine points against Platteville.

Ryan Dietrich, Staff Writer

February 17, 2020

The Warhawks nearly pulled off an upset against WIAC’s top ranked Platteville Pioneers, but fell short leaving the score at 70-68 in favor of the Pios. Going into Wednesday’s game, the men had the odds stacked against them. They were going up against the WIAC’s top team, the UW-Platteville Pi...

Volleyball blanks Platteville

Erin Erb goes up for a kill against UW-Platteville on Tuesday night, Oct. 8.

Brayden Lantta, Staff Reporter

October 14, 2019

Warhawks ninth straight win highlighted with undefeated conference record. The No. 9 ranked volleyball team won at Kris Russell Arena in a game against UW-Platteville Wednesday night three games to zero. Two of those matches flashed dominance by both teams, fighting to secure the last point with mul...

O’Sullivan makes history

Tyler Job, Sports Editor

April 29, 2019

Warhawk baseball’s Matt O’Sullivan can officially say he is a part of special company. The sophomore pitcher earned his way to a no-hitter in game two against UW-Platteville at the University of Dubuque [Iowa] April 23, becoming just the seventh player in program history and the first since 201...

Twenty-one straight playoff berths

photo by Ivan Pomeroy / Staff Photographer

Tyler Job, Sports Editor

February 18, 2019

Postseason bound. Barely. Following its road victory against UW-Stout, the Warhawk men’s basketball team clinched the sixth and final seed for next week’s WIAC tournament by winning both its home games against UW-Platteville and UW-River Falls. The winning streak also gave UW-W its 21st consecutiv...

Warhawks clinch first-round bye

Ethan Maurice, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2019

The Warhawk women’s basketball team extended its winning streak to nine games in a win over UW-Platteville before being stopped in the regular season finale on the road to UW-River Falls. UW-W finishes the regular season 17-8 overall, 10-4 in the WIAC, and clinches the No. 2 seed and a first-roun...

Women’s basketball heating up in WIAC

Women’s basketball heating up in WIAC

Ethan Maurice, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2019

After a slow start to conference play, the Warhawk women’s basketball team has taken off on a four-game winning streak by beating UW-Platteville and No. 22 UW-La Crosse this past week. Sophomore guard Emily Schumacher led from the front, averaging 16.5 points this week. The Warhawks took down UW-Platteville ...

Men’s soccer seniors lead ’Hawks on senior night

Men’s soccer seniors lead ’Hawks on senior night

Dylan Piccolo, Staff Reporter

November 5, 2018

Senior night brings a lot of opportunities to leave a final note on the program that players have given everything to. That was clearly the way the three recognized seniors on the UW-W men’s soccer team wanted to leave their program on Halloween night when they defeated no. 18 UW-Platteville 3-0 ...

Women’s volleyball wins eighth straight at home

A Warhawks women's volleyball player positions to bump the ball back over the net during a home game.

Calahan Steed, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017

The UW-Whitewater women’s volleyball team’s home dominance continued as the Warhawks dropped UW-Platteville in three sets. The ninth-ranked Warhawks were able to improve to 15-3 on the year, while Platteville falls to 13-12 overall. Junior Amanda Spera led the Warhawks with nine kills and ...

Survey finds drop with recycling trend

This bar graph shows the recyclable items that UW-Whitewater students recycle the most. Paper is the most recycled item.

Brian Schanen and Katie Zwiefelhofer, Contributors

May 3, 2017

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater students’ positive attitude towards recycling efforts does not appear to line up with behavioral intent regarding waste products, a public opinion course survey has found. A number of UW-Whitewater students and community members responded to a recent survey regarding lo...

UW-W permanently fills Dean of Students post

June 23, 2016

By Emily Lepkowski June 23, 2016   While filling the dean of students role at UW-Whitewater, Artanya Wesley looks to take on another: unifier. On June 13, the UW-W announced Wesley as the permanent Dean of Students, starting for the upcoming 2016-17 academic year.   “I loo...

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...

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