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Women’s Basketball: ‘Hawks finish WIAC play a perfect 16-0

Women's Basketball: 'Hawks finish WIAC play a perfect 16-0

February 26, 2014

  Feb. 26, 2014 By Paul Bressler Head coach Keri Carollo not only tied former coach Diane Jones for the most wins in program history on Saturday afternoon, but also coached the sixth team in WIAC history to go undefeated in conference play. “It’s a great accomplishment for the program,”...

M/W Basketball: Hoops teams both sit at 21-3

M/W Basketball: Hoops teams both sit at 21-3

February 19, 2014

  Feb. 19 By Paul Bressler The No. 2-ranked UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team needs to take care of business against the UW-Eau Claire Blugolds on Feb. 12 if it wants any chance for at least a share of the WIAC crown. The Warhawks are second in the conference with one game left to...

Frank Barnes Feature: The dad, the coach, the friend

Frank Barnes Feature: The dad, the coach, the friend

February 12, 2014

  Feb. 12, 2014 By Andrea Sidlauskas Many collegiate coaches tend to get a bad rap. In the media, they are portrayed as grouchy, hot-headed authoritarian figures that relentlessly push their players to the point of exhaustion. In real life, the Warhawks men and women’s tennis head coach...

Women’s Basketball: ‘Hawks down UW-Superior, improve to 13-0 in WIAC play

February 8, 2014

  Feb. 8, 2014 By Daniel Schoettler The Warhawks women’s basketball team continued their undefeated run in the WIAC with an 86-73 win over UW-Superior Saturday afternoon in Kachel Gymnasium.  The game was the team’s annual Play4Kay game, which included raffling away an autographed Antonio Freeman jersey at halftime.  ...

Men’s Tennis: Barnes’ men go 1-1 vs. D-I teams

Men's Tennis: Barnes' men go 1-1 vs. D-I teams

February 5, 2014

  Feb. 5, 2014 By Justin St. Peter The Warhawks men’s tennis team certainly hopes history repeats itself. The last time the ’Hawks lost against a WIAC opponent in a regular season or WIAC Final Four match was April 17, 2010, against UW-Eau Claire. Senior Byron Balkin said he knows...

Men’s Basketball: ‘Hawks top UW-Stout, eye UW-SP

Men's Basketball: 'Hawks top UW-Stout, eye UW-SP

February 5, 2014

  Feb. 5, 2014 By Emily Leclair The UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team improved its conference record to 8-3 with a win over UW-Stout, 70-59. The ’Hawks are now 17-3 overall. The Warhawks opened the game strong with an 8-1 run. The Blue Devils missed all five shots from the field...

Women’s Basketball: Carollo’s bunch now winners of nine straight

Women's Basketball: Carollo's bunch now winners of nine straight

February 5, 2014

  Feb. 5, 2014 By Paul Bressler The UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team is preparing for a war against the formally ranked Pointers in a rematch from earlier in the season, at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, at Stevens Point. The last time these two teams met on Dec. 11 the ’Hawks won...

Men’s Basketball: Warhawks take care of Blue Devils, eye No. 1-ranked Pointers

February 2, 2014

  Feb. 1 By Daniel Schoettler Despite a second half surge by the UW-Stout Blue Devils, the Warhawks men’s basketball team came up victorious Saturday night with a 70-59 win in Kachel Gymnasium.  At halftime, the team honored the 1984 and 1989 national championship teams. The Warhawks started out the game with an 8-1 r...

Wrestling: Wrestlers trump Eagles again

Wrestling: Wrestlers trump Eagles again

January 29, 2014

  Jan. 29 By Christopher Clapper Oh, how the mighty have fallen. After winning 14 straight conference titles from 1998-2011, the No. 14-ranked UW-La Crosse Eagles, once the golden boys of the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, have now lost two straight dual meets to the...

Sarah Bregant is not your ‘common’ student

Photo by Andrea Behling

January 29, 2014

UW-W senior hits links, books and local government Jan. 29, 2014 By Alexandria Zamecnik   When Sarah Bregant came to UW-Whitewater to play golf and attend the business school, she never expected she would end up serving as the voice of the entire student population. As a Whitewater...

Women’s Basketball: Warhawks now relying on balanced attack, improve to 8-0 in WIAC play

January 23, 2014

  Jan. 22 By Daniel Schoettler The UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team extended their winning streak to six games with their 84-75 win over UW-La Crosse on Wednesday night in Kachel Gym.  Both teams combined for 59 fouls, which resulted in a combined 50-71 from the free throw line. “W...

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

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

January 22, 2014

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...

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