Royal Purple

Women’s Basketball: Carollo’s club perfect in WIAC play

Women’s Basketball: Carollo’s club perfect in WIAC play

January 22, 2014


Filed under Sports

Jan. 22, 2014 By Justin St. Peter While most of the campus was home during winter break, the Warhawks’ women’s basketball team remained busy. The 17th-ranked `Hawks (according to d3hoops) went 5-2 during the break and have sole possession of the WIAC lead. Senior forward Amy Mandrell said...

Women’s Basketball: Warhawks hand Titans first loss of the season

January 10, 2014


Filed under Sports

  Jan. 8 By Daniel Schoettler The UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team won a close WIAC game against the previously undefeated UW-Oshkosh Titans 72-66 Wednesday night in Kachel gym.  The win keeps the Warhawks undefeated in WIAC play so far this season at 4-0. “It feels good to win at home that’s the important th...

Women’s Basketball: Warhawks lose Mandrell, top Pointers at home 80-69

December 11, 2013


Filed under Sports

Dec. 11 By Ashley McCallum The UW-Whitewater women’s basketball (8-1 overall, 2-0 in WIAC) team faced the UW- Stevens Point Pointers (5-2 overall, 1-1 WIAC) at home Wednesday night. The ’Hawks beat the Pointers 80-69. “We knew it would be tough,” head coach Keri Carollo said. “[We also knew] it wa...

Women’s Basketball: Warhawks trail by 20, comeback to win by 14

December 5, 2013


Filed under Sports

Dec. 4 By Daniel Schoettler The UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team overcame a 20-point deficit in the first half to capture an 85-71 win Wednesday night.  Kaitlyn Thill sparked the comeback with a double-double, scoring 20 points and grabbing 10 rebounds to lead the Warhawks to victory. “O...

Women’s Basketball: ‘Hawks look to push pace

Women’s Basketball: ‘Hawks look to push pace

December 4, 2013


Filed under Sports

Dec. 4 By Kevin Cunningham Fresh off an appearance in the national championship game just a season ago, the UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team is 5-1 overall after a 66-62 loss to Wheaton College Saturday night. In the Warhawks’ first five wins of the season, the team has scored at least...

RP Coach of the Year: Carollo provides family touch

RP Coach of the Year: Carollo provides family touch

May 7, 2013


Filed under Sports

  By Andrew Bayliss A season can be made or broken in the postseason. The Warhawks women’s basketball team had a successful regular season, finishing 20-5, and winning the regular season WIAC Championship. But the 'Hawks' 2012-2013 season was made special by an unforgettable NCAA Tournament...

National title game preview: No. 22 UW-Whitewater vs. No. 1 DePauw

March 16, 2013


Filed under Sports

  By Kevin Cunningham The Warhawks women’s basketball team enters the national championship game after a thrilling 64-62 overtime victory over d3hoops.com’s No. 6-ranked team, the Amherst College Lord Jeffs. Junior guard Mary Merg hit not one, but two buzzer-beaters to send the ’Hawks...

Women’s Basketball: ‘Hawks defeat Simpson, face Hope in Elite Eight

March 9, 2013


Filed under Sports

  By Justin Woodard Despite only leading by two points at the half, the Warhawks women’s basketball team used a 26-6 run midway through the second half to send Simpson College home for the offseason, defeating the Storm 76-63. Storm senior Kate Nielsen came into Friday night’s game...

Women’s Basketball: Sweet Sixteen Appearance for ‘Hawks, First since 2007-08

March 5, 2013


Filed under Sports

  By Kevin Cunningham   After two 20-point victories, the Warhawks women’s basketball team has advanced to the Sweet 16 round of the NCAA Tournament. On Friday, March 1, the ’Hawks defeated Wisconsin Lutheran College 68-48 in the first round. The Warriors were led by senior...

Women’s Basketball: A breakdown of first round opponent, Wisconsin Lutheran College

Women’s Basketball: A breakdown of first round opponent, Wisconsin Lutheran College

February 26, 2013


Filed under Sports

  By Kevin Cunningham   According to the latest d3hoops.com top 25 poll, with five of the top 12 teams in the Warhawks’ women’s basketball region in the NCAA Tournament, it would be hard to argue that the team lucked out when the brackets came out Monday, Feb. 25. The one bright...

Women’s basketball: ‘Hawks defeat Yellowjackets in semifinal, host Pointers in WIAC Championship

February 23, 2013


Filed under Sports

  By Kevin Cunningham   The free throw line has been a comfortable place for the Warhawks women’s basketball team all season long. For the ’Hawks, the second half of an 80-71 victory over UW-Superior in the WIAC semifinal on Friday proved just that. In the first half, the team...

Women’s Basketball: ‘Hawks win eighth straight, looking forward to WIAC Tournament

February 18, 2013


Filed under Sports

  By Andrea Sidlauskas   After clinching the No.1 seed in the WIAC tournament Wednesday, the UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team defeated UW-River Falls in their last conference game of the season Saturday in the Kachel Gym of the Williams Center in Whitewater. The Warhawks...

Founded 1901
UW-Whitewater women’s basketball