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UW-W rules the invite

February 15, 2016

By Kyle Weaver Feb. 10, 2015 The UW-Whitewater track and field teams hit the road to compete in the Pointer Invite on Feb. 6 in Stevens Point wher the men’s team finished first out of seven teams and the women’s side placed second out of eight teams. After two second-place finishes in a row the ...

Second is the best for UW-W

February 3, 2016

Feb. 3, 2016 By Adam Reed The UW-Whitewater track and field team was back in action on Jan. 29 and 30 at home at the Kachel Fieldhouse. Both the men’s and women’s teams earned second-place finishes. After finishing the last two events in third place, the women’s team came up just short of the ...

Track squad harbors championship potential

April 22, 2015

April 22, 2015 By Alex Calles The Warhawk men’s and women’s track and field team got out of the blocks quickly as a team. The men’s team is ranked second in the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association poll for D-III. This is a three spot jump for the poll rankings as of April...

Warhawks rank within top 10

March 11, 2015

March 11, 2015 By Alex Calles Seniors Shelby Mahr and Lexie Sondgeroth both qualified for the 2015 NCAA D-III Indoor Track and Field Championships on March 13-14. Sondgeroth will participate in the long jump, 200- and 400- metter dashes while Mahr will compete in the shotput and weight throw in...

Two named Scholar-Athletes

Two named Scholar-Athletes

March 4, 2015

March 4, 2015 By Kali Schmieding The UW-Whitewater men’s and women’s track teams did more than just compete at the WIAC Indoor Track and Field Championships on Feb. 27 and 28 at UW-Platteville. Senior captains Shelby Mahr and Jared Denu were both named Scholar-Athletes. Mahr was selected as...

Warhawks take home 12 first-place finishes

Warhawks take home 12 first-place finishes

February 11, 2015

Feb. 11, 2015 By Josh Sinclair The men’s and women’s track and field team combined for 12 first-place finishes. Men The No. 4 ranked UW-Whitewater men’s track and field team won six events and 13 other athletes placed in the top three in the two-day Pointer Invitational. Coach Mike J...

Second place wins the race

Second place wins the race

February 4, 2015

Feb. 4, 2015 By Kali Schmieding The UW-Whitewater men’s and women’s track and field teams both placed second last weekend at the meets that took place in the Kachel Fieldhouse. Men’s Track & Field On Jan. 30, the men’s team placed second out of nine while hosting the Leonard “Squ...

Track and field teams finish second, fourth in WIAC

February 29, 2012

The men’s and women’s track and field teams competed in the WIAC Indoor Championships Saturday, with the men placing second while the women finished fourth. On the men’s side, first-place finishes included freshman Mike Judd in the 60-meter hurdles and the 4x200 meter relay consisting of freshman...

Track and field teams host WIAC meets

February 15, 2012

UW-Whitewater men’s and women’s track and field teams competed in their first conference meet of the season Friday. The men placed first with 214 points and the women finished second with 145 points. On the men’s side, first-place finishes included: senior Luke Buchholz in the high jump; Mike Judd in the 60-meter hurdles; the 4x400 meter relay consis...

Joe Dixon: scholar, scientist, son

February 8, 2012

There are plenty of reasons for people to run. For senior Joe Dixon, running is a way to escape the struggles life throws at him and to follow his dreams. Dixon is on the men’s cross country and track and field teams at UW-Whitewater. Dixon is a runner, an honors student, an aspiring chemist, a...

Title hopes strong for Warhawks

February 22, 2011

Both the men’s and women’s track and field teams will try to capture each program’s very first WIAC Championship Feb. 25-26 at UW-River Falls. “It would be an incredible feeling [to win],” head women’s coach Josh Ireland said. “It’s something that has never happened before in the existence...

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