The Spectator

Women’s tennis places 2nd in Madison

April 18, 2001

Filed under Sports

Postseason play began for the UW-Eau Claire women's tennis team during April break, as it competed in the Madison Midwest Regional Tournament. The Blugolds entered the 10-team tournament seeded third, and they played their way...

Women’s softball team goes 5-1 in six away games

April 18, 2001

Filed under Sports

The women's softball team have fit in three away doubleheaders since last Thursday as it traveled to UW-Whitewater, UW-Platteville and UW-River Falls. The team came away from the three road trips with a 5-1 record, and it improved...

Club baseball goes 2-0 at Stout

April 18, 2001

Filed under Sports

Team captains junior Todd Bennett and seniors Colin Clark and Ryan Conant came into their Tuesday doubleheader against UW-Stout with hopes of showing up their local rival. The Eau Claire men's club baseball team won both seven-inning...

Men’s tennis drops two duals in Minnesota

April 11, 2001

Filed under Sports

The UW-Eau Claire men's tennis team traveled to south-central Minnesota during the weekend to take on a couple of strong opponents from the Gopher State. On April 7 the Blugolds took on Minnesota State University-Mankato and...

Softball splits doubleheaders

April 11, 2001

Filed under Sports

The Blugold softball team played well on the field to claim two shutouts as it split a pair of doubleheaders on Sunday and Tuesday. The team lost its WIAC opener to UW-Superior at Gelein Field in Carson Park on Tuesday but came...

Golf 1st of 18

April 8, 2001

Filed under Sports

The men's golf team finally was presented with playable conditions over the weekend and took full advantage of the opportunity. Overcast skies on Friday and Saturday's 50-mile-per-hour winds couldn't stop the Blugolds from taking...

Softball falls to defending champs

April 8, 2001

Filed under Sports

The Blugolds challenged the Div. III defending national champions, St. Mary's University (Minn.), on Friday. St. Mary's is ranked No. 1 in the most recent National Fastpitch Coaches Association Div. III poll, while the Blugolds...

Women’s tennis wins against Div. II rivals

April 8, 2001

Filed under Sports

Not a single set was given up by the Blugolds on Saturday when women's tennis hosted Winona State University (Minn.) and Mankato State University (Minn.), both Div. II teams, at McPhee. "We went in expecting to win," sophomore...

Women’s track second at meet

April 8, 2001

Filed under Sports

For the second weekend in a row, the weather did not cooperate with the women's track team. But that did not stop several individuals from having solid performances at UW-River Falls Saturday. Strong winds, rain and hail tested...

Weather can’t stop men’s track

April 8, 2001

Filed under Sports

Last weekend, snow put a damper on the Blugolds'performances. This weekend at the St. Thomas (Minn.) Invitational, it was high winds and rain. The weather conditions forced several field events to be held indoors, but junior...

EDITORIAL: Brewers open Miller Park with excitement, win

April 8, 2001

Filed under Sports

The Brew Crew and their fans entered a new era Friday night with the long-awaited and much anticipated opening of Miller Park. This is the same ballpark that opened a year late after the crane incident that killed three ironworkers...

Men to challenge Mankato, Gustavus during weekend

April 4, 2001

Filed under Sports

When the Blugolds took on Mankato State University (Minn.) last season, they won 5-4. The men's tennis team is looking for a repeat of last year's performance when it challenges Mankato Saturday at Mankato. Sunday, the Blugolds...

The official student newspaper of University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire since 1923.
Sports