The Spectator

Men’s hockey wins one, drops one

January 28, 2001

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Coming off a 7-6 win against St. Scholastica (Minn.) Friday night, the Blugolds faced stiff competition against UW-Superior, the No. 2 ranked team in the nation. The UW-Superior Yellowjackets held the lead from beginning to end,...

Women come out on top in 6-team invite

January 28, 2001

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The UW-Eau Claire women's track and field team took first of six teams at the UWEC invite Friday. The Blugolds were in close competition with Mankato State University (Minn.). The Blugolds were able to sneak two points to give...

Women top Superior in conference matchup

January 24, 2001

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The Blugold women's basketball team got off to a slow start Wednesday night against UW-Superior but came back in a big way. Led by senior forward Vanessa Schley's 17 points, Eau Claire went on to beat the Yellowjackets 85-37...

Women’s track off to a running start

January 24, 2001

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Women's track and field began its season with a nine-team meet in River Falls on Friday. There was no scoring at the event, but the meet provided a stage for the Blugolds and other teams to showcase their talents. The Blugolds...

Wrestlers to face best in nation

January 24, 2001

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UW-Eau Claire wrestlers will challenge UW-Whitewater and UW-La Crosse Saturday at a triangular meet in La Crosse. Eau Claire wrestlers will face Whitewater at noon and La Crosse at 2 p.m. Holding a national title, La Crosse...

Blugold win improves conference standing to third

January 24, 2001

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Heidi PlatoThe men's basketball team dominated UW-Superior at home Wednesday night. The 79-68 victory helped the Blugolds improve their WIAC conference standing and keep their conference championship hopes alive. The Blugolds ca...

Men’s track wins dual vs. Stout

January 24, 2001

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The UW-Eau Claire men's track and field started its season off on the right foot. In its first meet of the season, the Blugolds took the victory, beating UW-Stout by a score of 87-76. "This was a great way to open the season,"...

Hockey suffers double losses

January 21, 2001

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In coach Marlin Muylaert's first weekend series back after his five-game suspension, the men's hockey team dropped two home games. The Blugolds fell prey to UW-Superior Friday night and College of St. Scholastica Saturday night. "It's...

‘Golds hunt Hawks: Women’s basketball steals game from Whitewater

January 21, 2001

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The UW-Eau Claire women's basketball team was able to repeat its win against UW-Whitewater. This is the second time this year that the Blugolds have faced the Warhawks, and the second time this season they have won against them. The...

Platteville takes down Blugolds in dual meet

January 21, 2001

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In a closely contested match, UW-Platteville defeated the Blugold wrestling team 21-12 Saturday at McPhee. Senior heavyweight Pete Peterson recorded the largest victory of the dual meet. His 5-0 decision over Platteville's Jason...

Gymnasts to take on Texas schools

January 21, 2001

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Although the Blugolds posted their highest team score so far this season, they were unable to win over the competition. The women's gymnastics team faced Gustavus Adolphus College (Minn.) at McPhee Tuesday. The Blugolds scored...

Men can’t catch up

January 21, 2001

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The men’s basketball team started cold on a chilly Saturday night at Whitewater and didn’t warm up until the Warhawks had established an insurmountable lead. Eau Claire lost to UW-Whitewater 71-58. The Warhawks scored...

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