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Warhawks win 19th WIAC title

Tyler Job, Sports Editor

May 6, 2019


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The No. 16 Warhawk baseball team clinched at least of a share of the WIAC title in its first doubleheader against UW-Stevens Point May 3. But that was not good enough. The Force was with the Warhawks May 4 by sweeping the Pointers for the second time in as many days, ultimately outright clinching th...

Men’s basketball in trouble

Tyler Job, Sports Editor

February 11, 2019


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After losing its makeup game on the road to UW-Oshkosh, the Warhawk men’s basketball team split its normal week of competition with a home loss to UW-Stevens Point, followed by a road win against UW-Stout. UW-W’s standing in the WIAC does not make things easier, however, as it is currently sixth with a...

Men’s hoops shoot for comeback

Men’s hoops shoot for comeback

Dylan Piccolo, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2018


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Last season, the Warhawks lost their first-round matchup in the WIAC tournament against UW-River Falls. The season did not finish the way they wanted, and it was telling they would be back ready to go with six of their seven leading scorers back on the hardwood for the 2018-19 season. UW-W is curren...

Wrestling looks to continue solid season start

Wrestling looks to continue solid season start

Augie Spankowski, Staff Reporter

November 28, 2018


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The Warhawk wrestling team appears to have started off the new season on the right foot and are showing plenty of promise going forward. Whitewater won its first dual of the season Nov. 14 with a dominant 34-9 performance over WIAC opponent UW-Stevens Point at Kachel Gymnasium. Their next schedul...

Women’s tennis cruises past Pointers

Alyssa Brooks, Staff Reporter

October 1, 2018


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The women’s tennis team had a perfect day Sept. 26, defeating UW-Stevens Point 9-0 at home. In three of the doubles matches, two of the teams went 8-0 and the freshmen duo of Molly Rueth and Olivia Kraft battled back after struggling towards the end to take the match 8-4. Freshmen Sabrina Palavra played...

Arrests of alcohol, drugs drop on campus

October 14, 2015


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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 go 2-0 on the week

‘Hawks go 2-0 on the week

February 18, 2015


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Feb. 18, 2015 By Evan Carlin The women’s basketball team came away with a double-digit 64-52 home victory against the UW-Stevens Point Pointers on Feb. 11. ’Hawks junior guard Abbie Reeves had a big performance, tallying 15 while freshman Kate McKay had 11.  This was the second meeting between...

Men’s team wins WIAC Tri Meet

Men’s team wins WIAC Tri Meet

February 18, 2015


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Feb. 18, 2015 By Josh Sinclair The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater men’s track and field team stood head and shoulders above the competition in a WIAC Tri Meet on Valentine’s Day. The men’s team defeated UW-Oshkosh and the UW-Stevens Point on Saturday by 59 and 181 points, respectively. Freshman...

‘Hawks remain undefeated

‘Hawks remain undefeated

February 11, 2015


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Feb. 11, 2015 By Andrew Lowe The UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team holds the No. 1 rank in the nation with its 13th straight win against UW-Eau Claire 77-62 on Feb. 7 in Whitewater. The team will head to UW-Stevens Point on Feb. 11 to battle for first place in the WIAC. “We got beat up on...

‘Hawks are kings of WIAC

‘Hawks are kings of WIAC

January 28, 2015


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Jan. 28, 2015 By Emily Leclair The No. 1 ranked UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team extended its winning streak to 10 games after wins against UW-Stevens Point 59-44 and UW-Superior 83-59. The ’Hawks improved its overall record to 16-2 and claimed the WIAC lead with a 9-0 record. “Since we...

Baseball: UW-W set as No. 1 seed

Baseball: UW-W set as No. 1 seed

May 7, 2014


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  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...

Baseball: ‘Hawks prevail in top-five battle

Baseball: ‘Hawks prevail in top-five battle

April 23, 2014


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  April 23, 2014 By Emily Leclair   The fifth-ranked UW-Whitewater baseball team defeated fourth-ranked UW-Stevens Point three out of four games in back-to-back doubleheaders last Thursday and Friday. The ’Hawks are currently ranked No. 1 in conference with a record of 9-2...

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