The Spectator

Fishing for funds

Fishing for funds

February 13, 2014

Still striking a pose

Story by Nick Erickson, Sports Editor

December 12, 2013

He’s been the toast of Tallahassee since leading the hometown university of Florida State to a 41-13 victory over the University of Pittsburgh on Labor Day night. The redshirt freshman threw 365 yards and four touchdowns...

All gold everything

All gold everything

October 27, 2013

Warhawks handle Blugolds

Story by Nick Erickson, Sports Editor

October 20, 2013

The UW-Whitewater Warhawks have won three national titles in the last seven years, and they flexed their national powerhouse muscles early and often against the UW-Eau Claire football team, beating the Blugolds 42-0 Friday night...

From offense to offensive

Story by Cori Picard, Staff Writer

September 19, 2013

There’s not a lot that could ruin the good old American sport of football. Right? Well for some people, namely Native American tribes across the country, the celebrated sport has had negative connotations. Take Sunday’s...

Big Ten bans cupcakes

Story by Andy Hildebrand, Sports Editor

February 14, 2013

If you’ve watched the first four games of any Badger football season from the past decade, you know they look much more like a collection of meaningless preseason games than the start of college football. We often see bloated...

The Great Debate: Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade vs. Football

November 15, 2012

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade By Martha Landry In my family we have Thanksgiving lunch and dinner and we are always late to lunch because I have to finish out the parade. It’s a star-studded parade full of music, dancing, To...

Blugolds grounded by Warhawks

Story by Steve Fruehauf, Copy Editor

November 8, 2012

UW-Eau Claire suffered their sixth loss of the season after a tough 19-10 bout against the Warhawks in Whitewater last Saturday. An inability to put points on the board in the second half was the cause of their struggle. The...

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