Women’s Basketball: No. 14 UW-Whitewater 61, UW-La Crosse 50
The No. 14 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater women’s basketball team wrapped up the regular season Saturday afternoon with its eighth straight victory, a 61-50 triumph at UW-La Crosse in a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference affair in La Crosse, Wis.
Senior guard Malia Smith tallied 17 points, six rebounds, three assists and two steals to lead UW-Whitewater. Junior forward Olivia Freckmann registered 14 points, eight rebounds and two steals, and junior forward Sarah Schumacher posted 10 points and eight rebounds.
Photo by Peter Mischka, Courtesy of Bob Mischka
Men’s Basketball: UW-La Crosse 60, UW-Whitewater 55
The University of Wisconsin- Whitewater men’s basketball team fell to UW-La Crosse, 60-55, in a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletics Conference contest Saturday afternoon.
Senior Jerry Ngobi was honored on Senior Day and recognized prior to tip-off for his contributions to the program over the last four years.
UW-La Crosse (13-12, 5-9 WIAC) shot 22-of-24 from the free-throw line and forced 28 turnovers by the Warhawks (16-9, 6-8) in the match-up.
Senior guard Andre Brown led the Warhawks with 14 points, four rebounds, two steals and two assists. Junior guard Mitchell Pfeifer added 11 points and 5 assists and junior guard Dalton Menke tallied nine points for the Warhawks.