The Spectator

The other kind of politics

Story by David Heiling, News Editor

April 24, 2013

When I think of politics, a lot of things come to mind. Barack Obama, Washington, D.C., lobbyists and leaders to name a few. But there is a different type of politics. An idea that is not decided on votes, popularity or ideas...

Schooling on and off the court

Story by Nick Erickson, Staff Writer

April 3, 2013

Sarah Bingea made a lot of noise during the season for the UW-Eau Claire women’s basketball team, leading the Blugolds in scoring and rebounding.  This offseason, she has continued to make a lot of noise by garnering an array...

Womens hoops looks to the future

Story by Ellis Williams, Freelancer

March 3, 2013

A young UW- Eau Claire women’s basketball team wrapped up their 2012-2013 campaign with a first round loss to UW-Stevens Point in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament. Though the Blugolds are losing...

A solution to cabin fever

Story by Nick Erickson, Staff Writer

February 18, 2013

If there aren’t inches upon inches of snow being dumped on Wis., there is a windchill so cold that the weathermen and women advise us not to go outside, making outdoor exercise less than enjoyable. But tucked less than two...

No Cinderalla story

Story by Nick Erickson, Staff Wrtier

February 14, 2013

The  hopes of the UW-Eau Claire men’s basketball team making the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament took a serious hit Saturday afternoon after a 70-54 loss to UW-Stout at Zorn Arena. Stout opened the...

Bingea reaches milestone during final home game

Story by Nick Erickson, Staff Writer

February 14, 2013

When Sarah Bingea walked to the free throw line to seal a pivotal win against I-94 rival UW-Stout, Zorn Arena was in a frenzy. Two made shots from the charity stripe meant that the four year starter would eclipse 1,000 points...

Quick Hit: Blugolds send seniors out on high note

Story by Nick Erickson, Staff Writer

February 10, 2013

During their recent losing streak, the UW-Eau Claire women’s basketball team was either starting games out slow or closing them poorly.  But after an 81-70 romp over UW-Stout on Senior Night Saturday at Zorn Arena, letdowns...

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