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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...

Lady Warhawks storming back

Lady Warhawks storming back

Calahan Steed, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2019


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The Warhawk women’s hoops team carried its surge of weeks long momentum to an eight-game winning streak. UW-W’s victories against UW-Stevens Point Feb. 6 and UW-Stout Feb. 9 bring its season record to 16-7 overall and 9-3 in the WIAC. Whitewater currently stands tied for second in conference with U...

Warhawks finish the job

Warhawks finish the job

Tyler Job, Sports Editor

November 5, 2018


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UW-Whitewater football head coach Kevin Bullis said last week the team was not keen on sharing the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference title after defeating UW-Stout. The No. 5 football squad proved him right by taking care of UW-Stevens Point 59-7 at Perkins Stadium Nov. 3, officially clin...

Warhawk football earns share of conference

Tyler Job, Sports Editor

October 29, 2018


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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...

Warhawks down No. 23 Blue Devils in home opener

Warhawks down No. 23 Blue Devils in home opener

Kolton Hegstrom, Sports Editor

October 7, 2017


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On a rainy afternoon the UW-Whitewater football team defeated the 23rd ranked UW-Stout Blue Devils 14-0 in the Warhawks home opener. The Warhawks, now 2-3, were lead by the play of their defense as they finished the game with seven sacks.  Their defense forced three turnovers, two fumbles and...

Women’s soccer ties Blue Devils in WIAC opener

Women’s soccer ties Blue Devils in WIAC opener

Tyler Job, Staff Writer

October 3, 2017


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It was a bittersweet result for the No. 12 UW-Whitewater women’s soccer team, as the Warhawks ended up tying UW-Stout in the WIAC opener Sept. 30, 1-1. UW-W began the contest aggressive, registering three corner kicks within the first seven minutes. All three corners, which were kicked by junior def...

Survey finds drop with recycling trend

Survey finds drop with recycling trend

Brian Schanen and Katie Zwiefelhofer, Contributors

May 3, 2017


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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...

Regents approve tuition raise

April 12, 2016


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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...

Provost finalists announced

January 26, 2016


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By Kimberly Wethal Jan. 27, 2016   Chancellor Beverly Kopper announced the finalists for the position of provost and executive vice chancellor for academic affairs for UW-Whitewater last week. The four finalists, which hail from Wisconsin colleges UW-W and UW-Stout and from as far away as I...

Bike share program makes way to UW-W

April 24, 2015


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  April 22, 2015 By Michael Riley Students looking for a quicker way around campus won’t have to look far come fall semester. By September, UW-Whitewater will have its first ever free bicycle rental program for students, thanks to the coordination by Whitewater Student Government Sustainability...

Softball: ‘Hawks win WIAC title

May 7, 2014


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  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: Warhawks split series with Stout

Baseball: Warhawks split series with Stout

April 30, 2014


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  April 30, 2014 By Carson Taylor   The No. 4-ranked UW-Whitewater baseball team improved to 25-6 overall during the weekend, taking two games and splitting the four game series vs UW-Stout. It was the Warhawks’ first time playing the Blue Devils this season, but one other...

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