Photos by Bob Mischka
The No. 22 ranked University of Wisconsin-Whitewater women’s basketball team was unable to overcome a tough third quarter Saturday afternoon in a 68-63 setback against Coe (Iowa) in a non-conference matchup at Kachel Gymnasium.
Sophomore guard Emily Schumacher (Waukesha, Wis./Waukesha South) posted a team-best 17 points to go along with three rebounds. Senior forward Olivia Freckmann (Milwaukee, Wis./Pius XI) scored 14 of her 16 points in the first half and added eight rebounds and two steals, and senior forward Sarah Schumacher (Whitewater, Wis./Whitewater) collected 11 points, nine rebounds and two assists.
The Warhawks continue non-conference play with a visit to MSOE Tuesday at 7 p.m. in Milwaukee.