The Spectator

Men’s tennis finishes 4-1 over Spring Break

Story by Steve Fruehauf, Copy Editor

March 28, 2013

While most students were planning a vacation or heading back home for spring break, the UW-Eau Claire men’s tennis team was preparing to take a business trip to Hilton Head Island, S.C.. There, they went 4-1 after competing aga...

Badilla and Card represent UWEC in Div. III national championships

Story by David Burish, Staff Writer

March 28, 2013

The UW-Eau Claire swimming and diving team sent two athletes to the NCAA Division III Championships in Shenandoah, Texas last week. Junior Alex Card placed 10th in both the 100-yard breaststroke and 200-yard breaststroke, re...

Blugold gymnasts finish strong at national competition

Story by Michelle Enger, Chief Copy Editor

March 28, 2013

In the last competition of the season, the UW-Eau Claire women’s gymnastics team took fifth place in the team competition of the 2013 National Collegiate Gymnastics Association Championship March 22 at the University of Wisc...

Softball team keeps rolling along

Story by Chris Reinoos, Editor-in-Chief

March 28, 2013

The way they are playing, the only thing slowing down the UW-Eau Claire softball team is the long Wisconsin winter. Playing ten games in the Florida sunshine over spring break, the team went 9-1 and moved their overall season...

Title IX: 40 years later

Story by David Heiling & Brittni Straseske, News Editor & Staff Writer

March 28, 2013

The United States has enacted many life-changing laws. The thirteenth amendment abolished slavery in the country. The fifteenth amendment gave every man, despite race, the right to vote. In 1920, that right was extended...

Do you believe in miracles?

Story by Haley Zblewski, Chief Copy Editor

March 14, 2013

Before heading to the NCAA quarterfinals game on March 9, the Blugold men’s hockey team was looking for revenge against St. Norbert College (Wis.), senior forward Kurt Weston said, after losing to the No. 1-ranked Green Knights...

Setting their sights higher

Story by Chris Reinoos, Editor-in-Chief

March 14, 2013

Before the UW-Eau Claire’s softball season started, first baseman Sarah Fern said head coach Leslie Huntington gave the team laminated cards to remind them of their ultimate goal this season. On one side was a picture of...

Barage of broken records

Story by David Heiling, News Editor

March 14, 2013

The UW-Eau Claire men’s indoor track and field team accomplished a feat they had previously never achieved in a national tournament, winning two running events on their way to a third-place finish on the biggest of stages. The...

Men’s hockey wins, advances to NCAA Semifinals

Story by Chris Reinoos

March 9, 2013

The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire's men's hockey team defeated two-time defending national champion St. Norbert 3-1 Saturday night to advance to the NCAA Semifinals for the first time in school history. The Blugolds held...

Quarterfinals bound

Quarterfinals bound

March 7, 2013

.500 no more after Iowa trip

Story by Steve Fruehauf, Copy Editor

March 7, 2013

The UW-Eau Claire mens tennis team shut out both of its opponents this last weekend in Moline, Iowa. The Blugolds first played St. Ambrose (Iowa) on Friday followed by Loras College (Iowa) on Saturday. They beat both teams 9-0...

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