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Women’s tennis cruises past Pointers

Alyssa Brooks, Staff Reporter

October 1, 2018

The women’s tennis team had a perfect day Sept. 26, defeating UW-Stevens Point 9-0 at home. In three of the doubles matches, two of the teams went 8-0 and the freshmen duo of Molly Rueth and Olivia Kraft battled back after struggling towards the end to take the match 8-4. Freshmen Sabrina Palavra played...

Give her a shot

Sam Frink, Staff Writer

December 12, 2016

UW-Whitewater junior, Rachel Klumb, is a part of the changing demographic of hunters across the country.         Young American women, like Klumb, are taking to the uplands, marshes, and woods in numbers never seen before, which is an encouraging fact for the future of our nation's outdoor t...

Netters claim 9th straight 20-win season

April 13, 2016

By Josh Sinclair April 13, 2016 Clinching its ninth straight 20-win season, the No. 26-ranked UW-Whitewater women’s tennis team swept Carroll and Carthage Colleges with identical 9-0 scores. Playing against Carroll (15-6) in New Berlin, junior Rachel Siemon and sophomore Brittany Goebel were first off the ...

Humphreys and Barnes named player and coach of the year

November 11, 2015

By Adam Reed Nov. 11, 2015 Junior tennis player Megan Humphreys and head coach Frank Barnes were named WIAC women’s tennis player and coach of the year for 2015. It was the second year in a row Humphreys was named the player of the year. Barnes has now won the award in seven of his 12 seasons si...

Women’s tennis team sweeps WIAC Tourney

October 29, 2015

By Adam Reed Oct. 28, 2015 The UW-Whitewater women’s tennis team finished fall competition at the WIAC Championship on Oct. 24 and 25 in Madison, Wisconsin, winning its ninth- straight conference title. The Warhawks followed up a strong showing last week at the National Small College Championship by...

Goodbye win streak

Goodbye win streak

October 21, 2015

By Josh Sinclair Oct. 21, 2015 The 14th-ranked UW-Whitewater women’s soccer team had won 33-straight WIAC regular season games. That streak ended on Oct. 17 when the ’Hawks lost 1-0 in overtime against UW-La Crosse. The setback drops the ’Hawks to 13-3 overall and 4-1 in the WIAC. The Eagles t...

Seventh in South Carolina

Seventh in South Carolina

October 21, 2015

By Adam Reed Oct. 21, 2015 The UW-Whitewater women’s tennis team set new standards for the program this week at the National Small College Championship, earning its first ever win in doubles, finishing seventh overall. Senior captain Megan Humphreys placed in the singles competition, defeating Joy...

’Hawks win the weekend

’Hawks win the weekend

October 21, 2015

By Adam Reed Oct. 14, 2015 It was a busy week for the women’s tennis team. The week began with back-to-back sweeps at home against Elmhurst College (Illinois) and the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh on Oct. 6, and ended with a pair of both singles and doubles titles at the Warhawk Fall Invitation...

Warhawk vs. a Warhawk

October 1, 2015

By Kalie Sohmieding Sept. 30, 2015 The UW-Whitewater women’s tennis team set school records over the weekend at the United States Tennis Association/Intercollegiate Tennis Association Midwest Region Championships at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, Minnesota. Junior Megan Humphreys and a...

WIAC Champions: Warhawks win pair

WIAC Champions: Warhawks win pair

April 29, 2015

April 29, 2015 By Joe Walsh The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater women’s tennis team won the WIAC Conference team tournament April 25, defeating UW-Oshkosh 5-0 and UW-La Crosse 7-2 at Janesville Premier Tennis and Fitness to improve to 22-4 this season. Winning the WIAC team tournament has...

Netters unbeaten no more

Netters unbeaten no more

April 8, 2015

April 8, 2015 By Ryan Altman With more than half his starting lineup filled with freshmen, reaching April without a loss was something unexpected for UW-Whitewater women’s tennis head coach Frank Barnes. Barnes knew it wasn’t going to be easy replacing a senior-heavy team that went 21-6 and...

’Hawks win three in Florida

April 1, 2015

April 1, 2015 By Josh Sinclair The undefeated UW-Whitewater women’s tennis team had little trouble sweeping the competition in Orlando, Florida over spring break. The team went a combined 24-3 in three matches over the course of six days last week. The ’Hawks, ranked No. 27 in the latest Intercollegiate...

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