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Hitting the gridiron

Hitting the gridiron

      Tyler Sheffield attempts to avoid a player from Union Grove while running with the ball. Prior to the Whippets home opener this Friday, Aug. 18, they hit the field in a scrimmage at Union Grove High School on Aug. 11. Whitewater’s opener on Friday is at home against Jefferson […]

 
 

Baseball team stops losing string at Jefferson

Baseball team stops losing string at Jefferson

  By Kevin Cunningham Correspondent After losing three of four, the Whippets baseball team was able to use an early lead at Jefferson to stop the skid. Despite being away from home, the Whippets earned an early 1-0 lead in the second inning and never gave the lead up. Jefferson […]

 
 

Whippets dominate across the board in tennis

By Kevin Cunningham Correspondent The Whippets tennis team rolled to victory in a home meet against University Lake with a number of stellar performances, including from their No. 1 singles player and No. 2 doubles duo. The No. 1 singles player, Dineth Gunawardena, won his match without suffering a game, […]

 
 

Track coach lauds teams’ performances in RVC Championships

Track coach lauds teams’ performances in RVC Championships

By Kevin Cunningham Correspondent Whippet head track coach John Houwers had plenty of positives to focus on following performances by the boys and girls teams at the Rock Valley Conference Championships. During the Evansville meet, Logan Rasmussen tallied 32 of the boys team’s 70 points. “He won three individual events […]

 
 

Baseball, softball teams pick up wins vs. Edgerton

Baseball, softball teams pick up wins vs. Edgerton

  By Kevin Cunningham Correspondent The Whippet baseball and softball teams each picked up wins against Edgerton recently, with both teams getting strong performances from their pitchers. The Whitewater High School baseball team had two games this past week, with the first being at home against Edgerton. In the first, […]

 
 

Track teams have ‘nice performances’ at cold, wet Fort Invite

Track teams have ‘nice performances’ at cold, wet Fort Invite

  By Kevin Cunningham Correspondent Whippet track athlete Logan Rasmussen won all three of the events he competed in during the Fort Invite, an event that head coach John Houwers described as cold and wet.      Rasmussen and the Whippets trudged through the April 28 invite with Rasmussen winning the […]

 
 

Tennis team gets 8 wins in quadrangular

Tennis team gets 8 wins in quadrangular

By Kevin Cunningham Correspondent The Whippets recently recorded eight wins in a quadrangular, earning them a tie for the top spot. The April 29 quadrangular had Whitewater tie Edgerton for the top spot. “Once again, the top portion of our lineup played very well,” Whippet head coach Jordan Dittmer said. […]

 
 

Golfers score lowest round of 2017

Golfers score lowest round of 2017

By Kevin Cunningham Correspondent   In the first of its three meets last week, the Whippets golf team completed its lowest round of the season so far. In the meet at Jefferson, the team scored a 187. Also in the April 20 meet, Junior Billie Jo Parker led the team with […]

 
 

Whippets tennis team wins two matches in Big Foot meet

Whippets tennis team wins two matches in Big Foot meet

By Kevin Cunningham Correspondent Despite coming up short as a team at a meet at Big Foot, the Whippets boys tennis team was able to overcome Big Foot’s home-court advantage and was victorious in two matches. In singles, the Whippets No. 1 player Dineth Gunawardena won one of the two […]

 
 

UW-Whitewater baseball to honor Lange, Wegner

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater baseball team will continue its fight against cancer and recognize a longtime program supporter, public address announcer Tom Lange, for his 40 years of service to the program. The team will also recognize catcher Justin Wegner, who was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer last summer […]

 
 
 
 
 

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