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Whitewater winning races, shaving times

Whitewater winning races, shaving times

By Kevin Cunningham Correspondent Whitewater High School boys swimming coach Gina Foucault said great things continued to happen for the team at the Milton Invitational on Dec. 8. Several athletes won races and recorded best times. Whitewater earned medals in 11 events, including three first-place finishes. Placing first was Jack […]

 
 

A moment to remember

A moment to remember

Ex-Warhawk Kumerow catches first NFL pass from Aaron Rodgers By Daniel Schoettler Sports Correspondent Mount Union’s Pierre Garcon and Cecil Shorts are two names that fans automatically think about when it comes to NCAA Division III football players who’ve earned success in the NFL. Jake Kumerow hopes to add his […]

 
 

Warhawks pull away in second half

Warhawks pull away in second half

UW-W advances to third round, hosts Minnesota foe on Saturday The No. 5 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater football team posted more than 500 yards of total offense for the fourth time in its last five games and forced three turnovers during a 54-21 triumph over St. Norbert in the second round […]

 
 

Whippets look to new starting lineup

By Daniel Schoettler Sports Correspondent After losing its starting lineup to graduation, the Whitewater High School boys basketball team will depend on its size to begin the 2018 season. The Whippets finished sixth in the Rock Valley Conference a season ago with an 8-10 record in league play and an […]

 
 

History made

History made

Whitewater High School athletes competed in five events at the WIAA Division 2 girls state swimming meet in Madison on Nov 9. Ella Houwers (third from right) stands on the podium after finishing third in the 200-yard individual medley. She also gave WUSD its first state championship, winning the 100-yard […]

 
 

Warhawks clinch outright WIAC championship

Warhawks clinch outright WIAC championship

The fifth-ranked University of Wisconsin-Whitewater football team posted its 15th consecutive win, the second longest active streak in NCAA Division III, with a 59-7 thrashing of UW-Stevens Point on Nov. 3. The win at Perkins Stadium improved the Warhawks to 9-0 overall and 6-0 in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. […]

 
 

Whippets’ season ends in second round, but team comes together

Whippets’ season ends in second round, but team comes together

By Daniel Schoettler Sports Correspondent The Whitewater High School volleyball team saw its season end in the second round of WIAA playoff actions last week. After a win over Columbus, the Whippets’ season ended in straight sets against perennial power East Troy (25-19, 25-21, 25-16) to finish 16-24 overall. Palmyra-Eagle […]

 
 

Zahn, Tomomitsu shine for Whippets cross country

Zahn, Tomomitsu shine for Whippets cross country

By Kevin Cunningham Sports Correspondent The Rock Valley Conference boys and girls cross country championships were held Oct. 13 at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. Whitewater High School head coach Chad Carstens said the field was loaded as usual and that numerous state-ranked teams competed. “Although the start and finish areas […]

 
 

Whippets continue making strides

By Kevin Cunningham Sports Correspondent Oct. 2 was a good day for the Whitewater High School girls swimming team. Head coach Gina Foucault was happy with the Whippets’ performances against Platteville-Lancaster and Racine St. Catherine’s-Prairie School. Foucault said her team’s effort featured several breakout performances during their victories: 139-31 over […]

 
 

On the run

On the run

Junior running back Aldo Soto heads to the end zone on one of his two touchdown runs in Whitewater’s 19-7 victory over Brodhead-Juda. See more Whippets sports in the Oct. 4 Register. (Bob Mischka photo)