The Spectator

Mid-season Awards

February 28, 2012

Men’s hockey falls in semifinals

Story by Haley Zblewski

February 28, 2012

The UW-Eau Claire men’s hockey team narrowly missed advancing into the Northern Collegiate Hockey Association playoffs on Saturday when fifth-ranked St. Norbert College beat the Blugolds in the Semifinals 2-0. It was just...

Softball opens with double sweep

Story by Andrew Hildebrand

February 26, 2012

The UW-Eau Claire women’s softball team swept Gustavus Adolphus 6-5 and 5-4 in Rochester Saturday night in its season opening double header. Strong pitching and two game winning hits from freshman Taylor Pierce helped the...

Track teams prove strengths, moves up in rankings

Story by Brian Roberts

February 15, 2012

The Men’s track and field team climbed up 10 spots from 17th to No. 7 in the nation this week. The women, now ranked No. 14 in the nation, moved up eight spots from 22nd. For the Blugolds, competing at the Brooks Classic...

Men’s hockey comes up winless after pair of early leads

Story by Haley Zblewski

February 13, 2012

In their final games of the regular season, the UW-Eau Claire men’s hockey team tied UW-Superior 3-3 on Friday and lost to the College of St. Scholastica (Minn.) on Saturday by a score of 5-3. In both games, the Blugolds...

Police Blotter

Story by The Spectator Staff

February 11, 2012

All alone and bent out of shape Tuesday, Feb. 7 A police officer discovered an abandoned bicycle propped up against a tree in the middle of the Hibbard Hall parking lot. There was no sign of an owner and the bicycle’s r...

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