Whitewater area

Whippet boys split the week

Whippet boys split the week

By David Paulsen Correspondent After getting their second win of the season over Brodhead Jan. 15, the Whitewater High School boys basketball team could not keep up with McFarland Friday in a 60-42 Rock Valley Conference loss. Cory Frank, the leading scorer in the RVC, led McFarland with 17 points. […]

 
 

Whitewater girls face key stretch after first loss

Whitewater girls face key stretch after first loss

By David Paulsen Correspondent The Whitewater High School girls basketball team began a stretch of three out of four games against state-ranked squads Tuesday when they hosted Rock Valley Conference foe East Troy. The Whippets, who are themselves ranked No. 7 in the state in Division 2, lost 61-52 to […]

 
 

Whippet boys drop two more

Whippet boys drop two more

By David Paulsen Correspondent After building a seven-point halftime lead, the Whitewater High School boys basketball team was dominated by Lake Geneva Badger in the second half and fell 55-39 Monday in a non-conference game at home. The loss dropped the Whippets to 1-11 overall. The Whippet boys led 12-8 […]

 
 

Whippet girls score big victory

Whippet girls score big victory

By David Paulsen Correspondent In a battle between the No. 7- and No. 8-ranked teams in Division 2, the Whitewater High School girls basketball team emerged with a hard-fought 56-54 win Saturday at Stoughton. Both teams came into the non-conference tilt undefeated, with Whitewater ranked No. 7, and Stoughton No. […]

 
 

Offensive woes continue for Whitewater boys

By David Paulsen Correspondent Playing with a lot of energy, the Whitewater High School boys basketball team trailed just 18-14 after one quarter Saturday in a non-conference matchup at Stoughton. But the Whippets were unable to sustain that level of energy in the second half and Stoughton dominated on their […]

 
 

Whippets drop two games

Whippets drop two games

By David Paulsen Correspondent The Whitewater High School boys basketball team continues to look for its first win of the season, losing twice more this past week. On Friday, the boys fell to Beloit Turner, and on Tuesday they dropped a 53-37 non-conference game to Oregon. In the Oregon game, […]

 
 

Whitewater girls stay undefeated

Whitewater girls stay undefeated

By David Paulsen Correspondent The Whitewater High School girls basketball team had little trouble with Westosha Central in a 68-45 non-conference win at Paddock Lake Saturday. Whitewater exploded in the first quarter for 26 points on their way to a 26-8 advantage after one quarter and cruised the rest of […]

 
 

Reigning champ Warhawks open season strong

Reigning champ Warhawks open season strong

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The magical run that took the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater men’s basketball team to last year’s NCAA Division III championship will always be a special time in the school’s and program’s history. But as far as head coach Pat Miller is concerned, it’s time to stop looking […]

 
 

Whitewater’s Harms places fifth at state

Whitewater’s Harms places fifth at state

By David Paulsen Correspondent With sheer determination, Whitewater High School junior Brett Harms overcame a major physical obstacle to place fifth at the WIAA State Cross Country Championships held Saturday at The Ridges Golf Course in Wisconsin Rapids. Harms completed the 5,000-meter boys course in 16 minutes 5.32 seconds. Ryan […]

 
 

Whitewater’s Harms heads to state for third straight year

Whitewater’s Harms heads to state for third straight year

By David Paulsen Correspondent After winning the WIAA Division 2 Whitewater sectional once again, junior Brett Harms heads to the 100th running of the WIAA State Boys Cross Country Championships for the third year in a row. Those championships will be held Saturday, Oct. 27, at The Ridges Golf Course […]