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Women tie Oshkosh: Seniors lead team to first place in WIAC

February 18, 2001

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The 2,300 fans in a near-filled Zorn Arena Saturday night saw a game of back-and-forth basketball. The Blugold women's basketball pleased the home crowd with a 78-68 victory over UW-Oshkosh. With this win over Oshkosh, the Blugolds...

Men’s basketball ends regular season with 12-point loss

February 18, 2001

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UW-Oshkosh defeated the Blugolds for the sixth straight time in Kolf Sports Center Saturday to deny the Blugolds a share of the WIAC championship. The 78-66 loss brought the Blugolds' regular season to a close and gave them the...

Men’s track sets mark

February 18, 2001

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The men's track team had a busy day on Saturday as it sent its distance medley relay team to race in Stevens Point, while the rest of the team paired with UW-Stout to represent Wisconsin in a Wisconsin/Minnesota meet which took...

Hockey loses last game to end season

February 18, 2001

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The Blugold men's hockey team played the last two games of its season Friday and Saturday night at UW-Superior. The Blugolds lost 2-0 Friday and 4-2 Saturday. With these losses, the Blugolds were knocked out of the NCHA tournament. The...

Women beat Hamline by large margin

February 18, 2001

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The Blugold gymnasts headed to Hamline University in St. Paul, Minn. for a Friday night meet. The gymnasts won the meet by almost 35 points with a final score of 164.675-129.70. "We were really focused going into this one," freshman...

Wrestlers split weekend meets

February 14, 2001

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Two conference dual meets took the Blugold wrestlers to UW-Oshkosh, then to UW-Stevens Point on Saturday. The Blugolds traveled to Oshkosh for a meet at 10 a.m., then they went to Stevens Point for a meet at 4 p.m. The 'Golds...

Men lose, still in four-way tie for first place in WIAC

February 14, 2001

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The Blugolds men's basketball team has not won a game at UW-Platteville's Willams Field House since 1991, and the losing streak continued there Wednesday night. The Pioneers downed the Blugolds 73-55 Wednesday night in the WIAC...

Blugolds look to steal WIAC

February 14, 2001

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If the past is any indication of what the future holds, the men's and women's swimming and diving teams will be in contention to win another WIAC title this weekend. The Blugold men have won 25 of the last 29 conference titles,...

Track teams take second at Stout

February 11, 2001

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The UW-Eau Claire men's and women's track and field teams pulled in second place finishes Friday at the Warren Bowlus Invitational at UW-Stout. The women racked up 84 points, while the men came in with 161.50 points. UW-La Crosse...

Men’s hockey loses, looks toward playoffs

February 11, 2001

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The men's hockey team fell short in the last two games of its regular season Friday and Saturday. The Blugolds lost 4-3 Friday to UW-Stout and 3-1 to UW-River Falls Saturday. "We knew we were going to have two tough games this...

Women’s hockey drop series to River Falls

February 11, 2001

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Women's hockey couldn't win on the road this weekend against UW-River Falls. On Friday the Blugolds managed to score two goals, but couldn't answer any of the Falcons' goals Saturday. "We went out there knowing that we had...

Basketball team tied for 1st in conference

February 11, 2001

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The UW-Eau Claire men's basketball team grabbed a share of the WIAC conference lead with a 67-58 win over previous lone first-place holder UW-River Falls Saturday night at Zorn Arena. The victory, along with UW-Stout's 92-83...

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