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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)

 
 

Fit to be tied

Fit to be tied

Whippets soccer team manages draws vs. Evansville, Edgerton By Troy Sparks Sports Correspondent The Whitewater boys soccer team was fit to be tied in two recent Rock Valley Conference matches. Before their Sept. 17 encounter against Evansville, Whitewater coach John Chenoweth said the Blue Devils would be tough based on […]

 
 

Ready to launch

Ready to launch

Whitewater quarterback Dylan Pease prepares to launch a deep pass during the Whippets’ loss at Clinton on Aug. 31. Pease finished with three touchdown passes, completing 16 of 33 attempts for 290 yards. See complete game coverage in the Sept. 6 Whitewater Register. The Whippets will head to Big Foot […]