UW-Whitewater’s women’s basketball team picked up its biggest win of the season Wednesday night.
Eagles outscore Warhawks 50-30 in final 20 minutes
The Warhawks scored just two points in the second quarter, nearly rallied all the way back from a 12-point halftime deficit in the third and eventually lost 60-49.
UW-Whitewater's women's basketball team lost its second straight WIAC game Wednesday night in a 78-68 setback to UW-Stout.
Andre Brown had 20 points Wednesday night to lead UW-Whitewater's men's basketball team to an 83-60 WIAC win over UW-Stout.
The Gazette takes a look at some area graduates playing college basketball, including recent Craig graduates Jake Negus (Edgewood College) and Blake McCann (UW-Platteville) facing each other in Vegas just after Christmas.
The Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference basketball season begins Wednesday night, with UW-Whitewater's women's team hosting Stevens Point and the Warhawks men's program traveling to face the Pointers.
Gazette sports editor Eric Schmoldt takes a look at the top area, state and local high school sports storylines to watch for in 2019.
Janesville Craig senior Keeanu Benton signed his national letter of intent Wednesday to play football for the University of Wisconsin next season. Benton was a first-team all-state defensive lineman for the Cougars this past season.
UW-W won a pair of home games over the weekend to improve to 7-0 and sat at No. 12 in the d3hoops.com poll last week. The mission seems pretty simple: wins as many nonconference games in as many different ways and against as many different styles as possible.
Mary Hardin-Baylor will make its third straight trip to the Stagg Bowl after stuffing the Warhawks 31-14 Saturday afternoon in Belton, Texas
Five years ago, UW-W edged Mary Hardin-Baylor 16-15. Five years before that, the Warhawks beat the Crusaders 39-13. And on Saturday, the two teams will renew their rivalry with a game back in Belton, with each hoping to earn a spot in the Stagg Bowl—Division III’s national title game.
The former UW-Whitewater standout caught one pass on two targets from Aaron Rodgers in Green Bay's 20-17 loss at Lambeau Field.
UW-Whitewater's football team intercepted four passes and scored the first 23 points of the game in a 26-12 victory over visiting Bethel in an NCAA Division III national quarterfinal game Saturday.
Famus Hasty made two interceptions in the Warhawks’ NCAA Division III second-round playoff victory over St. Norbert last week, returning one 48 yards for a touchdown for what the Packers’ play-by-play man, Wayne Larrivee, would have called “the dagger.”
Kevin Bullis didn’t beat around the bush Wednesday.
Whitewater, winners of 18 straight games, moves on to face Bethel (Minn.), who upset North Central (Ill.) 27-24 in another second-round battle.
Henschler, a Janesville Craig High graduate, was one of 10 players this week announced as a semifinalist for the Gagliardi Trophy--essentially the Heisman of DIII football. Henschler is one of four defensive players among those 10 remaining candidates.
UW-Whitewater rushes for 500 yards, nine touchdowns in dominating first-round playoff win Saturday at Perkins Stadium.
The NCAA Division III football playoffs begin Saturday, with UW-Whitewater putting one of the nation's top defenses to the test against perhaps the best running back in DIII football.
The UW-Whitewater men's basketball team returns its top five scorers from last year with the 2018-19 season set to begin Tuesday with a game at Anderson (Indiana).
With three starters, who were the team’s top three scorers, graduated and gone, the UW-Whitewater women’s basketball coach knows her group needs to develop a new identity.
And yet the other WIAC head coaches and sports information directors tabbed the Warhawks to win the league title in their preseason poll.
Warhawks await NCAA Division III opening-round playoff oppenent, which will be announced this afternoon
Anna Kemp had 26 kills and 17 digs and Sarah DeVries added 17 kills and 26 assists as Calvin College (Mich.) eliminated the UW-Whitewater women's volleyball team from the NCAA Division III tournament Friday, 25-23, 25-18, 28-30, 25-17 in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
The new Rattlers men's basketball team has been a popular youth coach for 20 years in Janesville and Beloit.
The senior has thrown multiple touchdown passes in seven games this season, has put himself near the top of some of the NCAA Division III passing categories and has UW-W at 9-0 heading into the team's regular-season finale Saturday at UW-Platteville.
Janesville Craigh graduated Hozai Ceballos and his UW-Whitewater teammates finished off a 13-5-1 regular season with a 3-0 victory over UW-Platteville on Halloween. They'll find out if they make the field today.
Top-seeded UW-Eau Claire beat the second-seeded Warhawks in four sets Saturday night, earning the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament championship. The Blugolds won, 25-22, 25-20, 18-25, 28-26.
Warhawks senior quarterback Cole Wilber fired three touchdown passes and caught another, while the defense overwhelmed the Pointers to lead fourth-ranked Whitewater (9-0) to its 36th conference championship with a 59-7 victory over UW-Stevens Point.
UW-Stevens Point, which beat nationally ranked UW-Oshkosh last weekend, comes to Whitewater on Saturday as the Warhawks attempt to wrap up an outright WIAC championship.
UW-Whitewater beat UW-Oshkosh in four sets Thursday night to advance to the WIAC championship at Eau Claire on Saturday.
Sophomore running back Alex Peete ran for 154 yards and three touchdowns and nine different Warhawks caught passes in Whitewater’s 40-10 victory over UW-Stout at Menomonie.
UW-Whitewater jumped out to a 31-0 halftime lead and cruised the rest of the way to send 7,116 chilly fans home with a 44-7 Homecoming victory Saturday afternoon at Perkins Stadium.
UW-Whitewater's football team is 6-0, ranked No. 6 in the nation in Division III and has allowed 19 points total this season, but the Warhawks still have room for improvement, including in the area of turnover margin.
UW-Whitewater's women's golf team, led by juniors Ashley Hofmeister and CheyAnn Knudsen--a Milton native--recently won its second straight WIAC title, earning an automatic bid to the NCAA tournament this spring.
Warhawks outgain Blugolds 501-164.
The UW-Whitewater football team takes its perfect record and its evolving offense on the road this Saturday to face UW-Eau Claire.
The Warhawks shot 942 over three rounds, finishing 12 strokes ahead of second-place UW-Stout (954).
The Warhawks shut out No. 10-ranked Oshkosh on Saturday and have given up just 19 points through five games this season, showing their defense just might be capable of leading a championship charge.
The stats showed a complete, dominating performance from the eighth-ranked Warhawks, who did a little bit of everything to gain the upper hand in the WIAC race and earn an important resume-building victory.
No. 8-ranked UW-Whitewater hosts No. 10 UW-Oshkosh in a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference football game at 2 p.m. Saturday.
The Whitewater native caught 463 passes during his college football career--an NCAA record. He was inducted into the University of Dubuque Athletic Hall of Fame on Sept. 22.
The Warhawks (1-0 in WIAC, 4-0 overall) outgained La Crosse 418-158 and used a 27-0 second half to down the Eagles 30-7 in a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference victory Saturday at Veterans Memorial Stadium.
UW-Whitewater's football team cruised to a 3-0 start through the nonconference portion of its season and now opens WIAC play Saturday at UW-La Crosse.
Harry Henschler said in the weeks leading up to his senior season at UW-Whitewater that he wanted to be the best defensive player in Division III college football.
Sophomore running back Alex Peete rushed for four touchdowns in UW-Whitewater's season opener last week. The Warhawks host Concordia Moorhead (Minnesota) on Saturday.