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Tennis squad wins WIAC regular season title

Matt Gilson, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017

The Warhawks women’s tennis team won two matches on the way to the WIAC tournament championship, on Saturday, April 29. The tournament victory also earned the Warhawks a bid to the NCAA tournament. The hosting ’Hawks started off with the first match against UW-Oshkosh, where they battled to a...

Humphreys etches name in records

Humphreys etches name in records

Justin St. Peter, Sports Editor

May 2, 2017

Senior tennis star Megan Humphreys didn’t even know she set the UW-Whitewater school record for career singles and doubles victories. It was assistant coach Bryon Balkin who had let her know that she had passed Alexandra Bayliss with 215 career victories after winning the only match the women’s...

Tennis squads fall short in matches

Bailey Johnston, Staff Writer

May 2, 2017

UW-Whitewater men’s and women’s tennis teams are needing to make up for lost time with losses against the Washington University Bears and the University of Chicago Phoenix at St. Louis, Missouri April 15 and 16. The Warhawks men started out the weekend with a 7-2 loss against Washington University...

Women’s tennis team wins twice

Ben Lokken, Staff Writer

April 13, 2017

The Warhawks women’s tennis team traveled to Madison for the Midwest Invitational where the team won two out of three matches against three nationally ranked opponents. The men’s side dropped a close home match to nationally ranked Kalamazoo College (Michigan). “This is a perfect setup for the...

Tennis squads head west

Matt Gilson, Staff Writer

March 28, 2017

The men's and women's tennis teams traveled to California over Spring Break to take on some of the best teams in the country. The men's and women's teams did not fare too well in the win column with the men 0-4 and the women 2-3 on the trip. Although both teams combined for just a 2-7 record, the results ...

Tennis squad sweeps the weekend

Bailey Johnston, Staff Writer

February 21, 2017

The Warhawks men’s tennis team never seems to disappoint, winning their fifth straight dual match at this past weekend’s tournament at Premier Tennis and Fitness in Janesvillle, Wisconsin. They remain undefeated in Division-III competitions with an overall 8-1 victory against Ohio Wesleyan Universit...

UW-W hopes to retain WIAC throne

UW-W hopes to retain WIAC throne

October 6, 2016

By Ashley Kouba Sept. 14, 2016 The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater women’s tennis team is back and defeating their competition as they try and top last year’s incredible finish. With the season only a few weeks in, they already have won their first tournament and are 4-1 and 1-0 in the WIA...

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