Whitewater area

Whippets finish 4-1 in conference dual tourney

Whippets finish 4-1 in conference dual tourney

By Kevin Cunningham Sports Correspondent The Whitewater High School wrestling team’s lone action last week came in the Rock Valley Conference dual meet tournament Jan. 12. Whitewater finished 4-1 in improving to 8-1 overall in duals. Whippets head coach John Schimming said his team knew it would be a challenge, […]

 
 

Carollo’s bucket gives Whippets thrilling victory

Carollo’s bucket gives Whippets thrilling victory

By Daniel Schoettler Sports Correspodent Sophomore Kacie Carollo came up big when it mattered most as she helped end the Whippets’ three-game losing streak. Carollo hit a game-winning basket with 4.7 seconds remaining to help beat Fort Atkinson, 39-38, on Monday. “I was lucky to make the shot because I […]

 
 

Whippets move on after tough Mid-States competition

Whippets move on after tough Mid-States competition

By Kevin Cunningham Sports Correspondent The Mid-States Wrestling Classic was the lone meet last week for Whitewater High School’s wrestling team. The 42-team tournament took place at UW-Whitewater on Dec. 28 and 29. The Whippets managed a 26th-place finish in the strong and massive field. Whitewater scored 68 points, with […]

 
 

Whippets hope to end skid during holiday tournament

Whippets hope to end skid during holiday tournament

By Daniel Schoettler Sports Correspondent The Whitewater Whippets endured a rough week as they fell to Evansville (Dec. 21) and East Troy (Dec. 18), extending their losing streak to seven games heading into a holiday tournament in Sheboygan on Friday and Saturday. Evansville hit six threes as it grabbed a […]

 
 

Whippets win title at Mount Horeb Invite

Whippets win title at Mount Horeb Invite

By Kevin Cunningham Sports Correspondent The Whitewater High School wrestling team competed in the Mount Horeb Invitational on Dec. 15, winning the 16-team meet. Whitewater accumulated 198.5 points, while second-place Edgerton totaled 180. “The team wrestled very well throughout the tournament, coming home with five runner-ups and four bronze medalists,” […]

 
 

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 […]