Whitewater Girls Basketball 31 Jefferson 58

Photos by Bob Mischka

Jefferson moves closer to locking an RVC Championship with a win over Whippets tonight.  Whitewater started off hot with an 8-2 run, but Jefferson quickly bounced back, taking the lead 24-22 at the break.  The second half was a different story.  The Eagles held Whitewater to just 9 points, cruising to a 58-31 victory.  Allison Heckert and Ali Ketterhagen finished with 8 each.

The Whippets play again at home this Thursday against Brodhead.

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Men’s Basketball: No. 5 UW-Whitewater 67, UW-La Crosse 64 (OT)

The UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team took down UW-La Crosse, 67-64, in a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference thriller Saturday afternoon.

UW-Whitewater and UW-La Crosse (10-7 overall, 2-4 WIAC) recorded 27 lead changes in the contest and tied at the end of regulation to send the game to overtime.  The Warhawks outscored the Eagles 11-8 in overtime to get the victory.

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Women’s Basketball: UW-La Crosse 66, No. 14 UW-Whitewater 62

Pictures by Peter Mischka, courtesy of Bob Mischka – for extensive picture gallery 

The No. 14 ranked University of Wisconsin-Whitewater women’s basketball team erased a deficit that reached as many as eight points in the second half Saturday afternoon but was outlasted 66-62 against UW-La Crosse in a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference contest on Alumni Day at Kachel Gymnasium.

Trailing 53-45 with 6:04 to play in the fourth quarter, the Warhawks (14-3 overall, 4-2 WIAC) charged back with a 12-2 run, taking a 57-55 advantage after a free throw by senior guard Brooke Trewyn with 2:23 on the clock.

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UW-Whitewater Wrestling Hosts Willie Myers Open

Three members of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater wrestling team finished second in their respective weight classes Saturday as the Warhawks hosted the Willie Myers Open at Kachel Fieldhouse.

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UWW Wrestling: No. 8 UW-Whitewater Grinds Out Victory Over No. 12 UW-La Crosse

The No. 8 ranked University of Wisconsin-Whitewater wrestling team claimed six of the 10 individual bouts Thursday night to earn a 19-15 triumph over 12th-ranked UW-La Crosse in a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference dual at Kachel Gymnasium.

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