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Celebration time

Celebration time

Whitewater High School junior Ella Houwers won the 100-yard breaststroke in the WIAA Division 2 girls state swimming meet Nov. 15; Brianna Zimdars finished fifth in the 500-yard freestyle race. The two were also part of the 200-yard medley relay that earned a sixth-place finish at state: back row, Houwers […]

 
 

Heading to state

Heading to state

Five Whitewater High School athletes will represent the Whippets in the WIAA Division 2 state girls swimming meet today in Madison. Front row, from left, junior Sophia Fanshaw (an alternate) and freshman Grace Foucault; back row, junior Ella Houwers, senior Brianna Zimdars and junior Amber Krebs. They will compete in […]

 
 

Whitewater’s Anello rallies for 25th place

Whitewater’s Anello rallies for 25th place

Sophomore clocks a personal best in Rapids By Kevin Cunningham Correspondent Whitewater High School’s Gio Anello competed against the best runners in the state Saturday on the Ridges Golf Course in Wisconsin Rapids for the WIAA cross country championships. Anello put together a time of 17:00.8 as a sophomore. His […]

 
 

Anello qualifies for state cross country meet

Anello qualifies for state cross country meet

By Kevin Cunningham Corrrespondent On Oct. 26, Whitewater hosted its first ever double cross country sectional, and Whitewater High School cross country coach Chad Carstens called the event a great success. And so was the representation from the Whippets, as sophomore Gio Anello qualified for the WIAA state meet as […]

 
 

Cross county battle

Cross county battle

      Whitewater’s Juan Cuellar wins a battle for the ball over Big Foot’s John McHugh during Whitewater’s 3-0 victory over the Chiefs on Oct. 17. (Peter Mischka photo)

 
 

Liebbrand stars but Edgerton too much for Whippets

Liebbrand stars but Edgerton too much for Whippets

Will Leibbrand was the bright star offensively for Whitewater in its big loss to conference co-leader Edgerton last Friday, ripping the Crimson Tide for two long runs en route to 186 yards rushing. See a full recap and more Whippets and UW-Whitewater Warhawks sports in the Register. (Bob Mischka photo)

 
 

Warhawks hold off Blugolds, stay unbeaten

Warhawks hold off Blugolds, stay unbeaten

Third-ranked University of Wisconsin-Whitewater used a strong third quarter and an opportunistic defense last Saturday afternoon to defeat UW-Eau Claire, 24-14, in a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference game on a rainy, cool day at Perkins Stadium. The Warhawks (4-0 overall, 1-0 WIAC) forced three turnovers, all fumbles, and took advantage […]

 
 

Whippets volleyball struggling without Emme Bullis

By Troy Sparks Correspondent Without junior Emme Bullis, Whitewater’s best all-around player, the Whippets are doing all they can to make it to the home stretch of the regular season. Bullis has been missing from the starting lineup since rolling her ankle in a match at Big Foot on Sept. […]

 
 

Strong showing

Strong showing

      Whitewater dropped its season opener to Edgerton on Sept. 17. However, several Whippets posted excellent times, including Ella Houwers, who here competes in the 400 relay. She won the 50 and 100 freestyle races. See more WHS sports in the Register. (Tom Ganser photo)

 
 

Whitewater boys take fourth behind Zahn, Anello

Whitewater boys take fourth behind Zahn, Anello

Trenten Zahn and Gio Anello led Whippets harriers at the Marshall Invitational on Tuesday, finishing third and sixth, respectively, with impressive times of 16:54 and 17:10. Cooper Hammond was the team’s third runner and placed 30th by dropping nearly a full minute off his best time this year. “Also grinding […]