Royal Purple

Ranked squad starts strong

December 10, 2015

By Kali Schmieding and Justin St. Peter Dec. 9, 2015 After missing last year’s NCAA tournament, the Warhawks women’s basketball team said they hope to make it back to back to the ‘big dance.’ Junior guard Andrea Olsen believes it is possible. “We really take pride in our goal to...

‘Hawks season cut short

'Hawks season cut short

March 4, 2015

March 4, 2015 By Emily Leclair In the second time playing UW-Oshkosh in just seven days, the UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team ended its season with a first round WIAC Championship tournament loss to the Titans 66-59. The ’Hawks finished 13-13 overall and 8-8 in conference. “That’s...

‘Hawks face UW-Oshkosh in first round of WIAC Championship

'Hawks face UW-Oshkosh in first round of WIAC Championship

February 25, 2015

Feb. 25, 2015 By Justin St. Peter The Warhawks women’s basketball team (13-12) is riding a four-game win streak heading into its first round WIAC Conference matchup against the UW-Oshkosh Titans on Feb. 25. The Warhawks enter the tournament as the six seed and will travel to the third-seeded...

Warhawks survive rough season

February 21, 2015

Feb. 21, 2015 By Alexander Calles It has been a rough and disappointing season for the Warhawks. After making it to the D-III Final Four just a season ago, this year was should have been headed in a different direction. There has been injuries to key players like Lisa Palmer's broken hand that definitely...

‘Hawks lose, miss alumnae

'Hawks lose, miss alumnae

February 11, 2015

Feb. 11, 2011 By Paul Bressler The UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team, 9-12 overall and 4-8 in WIAC, lost 64-49 on Feb. 7 on the road to UW-Eau Claire and dropped its fourth game in its last five contests. “I think we need to shoot the ball and make shots,” head coach Keri Carollo said....

‘Hawks go 1-1 on the week

'Hawks go 1-1 on the week

February 4, 2015

Feb. 4, 2015 By Andrew Lowe and Paul Bressler Freshman forward Andrea Meinert scored the game-winning bucket as time expired and gave the UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team a 56-54 victory over the UW-La Crosse Eagles on Jan. 31. The ’Hawks also lost to the UW-Platteville Pioneers 59-55...

Warhawks lose star

January 28, 2015

Jan. 28, 2015 By Paul Bressler UW-Whitewater women’s basketball sophomore forward Lisa Palmer broke her left hand in practice on Jan. 22, and is once again relegated to the bench for the rest of the season. This is not the first time Palmer has suffered a debilitating injury that has kept her...

‘Hawks turning season around

January 21, 2015

Jan. 21, 2015 By Paul Bressler After a tough start to the season, a much improved UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team looks to capitalize on the road against a struggling UW-Stevens Point team. “It’s always a great game since it’s our big rival,” head coach Keri Carollo said. “They’re...

Reilly Stewart and Abbie Reeves lead team in first win

November 19, 2014

Nov. 19, 2014 By Kali Schmieding The UW-Whitewater Warhawks women’s basketball team won their season opener with an 86-68 win over the University of Chicago Maroons at 2 p.m. on Nov. 14 in the Kachel Gym. In the first half the ’Hawks and Maroon’s were tied 9 different times. The game was...

Underclassmen set to lead team in 2014-15 season

Underclassmen set to lead team in 2014-15 season

November 12, 2014

Nov. 12, 2014 By Paul Bressler The No. 14-ranked UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team is not concerned with the lack of respect they are getting heading into the 2014-15 season. “It doesn’t matter what the rankings are,” junior guard Abbie Reeves said. “Those rankings come from our team...

Women’s Basketball: UW-W falls to Whitman, finishes third

Women's Basketball: UW-W falls to Whitman, finishes third

April 2, 2014

  April 2, 2014 By Kevin Cunningham Just one season ago, the UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team created magic in the Final Four. The team had fallen short, losing to undefeated DePauw University in the national championship game, but memories were made. This time around, the...

Roles reversed, down goes DePauw

Roles reversed, down goes DePauw

March 19, 2014

  March 19, 2014 By Kevin Cunningham History repeated itself in one way, yet did not repeat itself in another on March 15 in the Elite Eight game against DePauw University, when the UW-Whitewater Warhawks defeated the Tigers, 88-71, for the right to move on to the Final Four. Nearly...

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