2011-12 UWEC Athletes of the Week - Week 30 (April 2-8)

April 9, 2012
Men's Golf - Ben Brooks, Sophomore, Beaver Dam, Wis.
Brooks led the Blugolds this weekend at the Saint John’s University Territory Triangular. He finished tied for seventh place with 75 strokes, three above par.

April 9, 2012
Men's Outdoor Field - Tony Sigrist, Senior, Byron, Minn.
Sigrist won the hammer throw at Friday’s Wartburg Select in Waverly, Iowa where the Blugolds finished in second place. He won the event with a distance of 58.32 meters (191-4), setting a new school record. The previous school record was 57.12 meters (187-5), set by Dan Schmidt on May 30, 1992. The toss allowed Schmidt to finish in fifth place at nationals in 1992.

April 9, 2012
Men's Outdoor Track - Thurgood Dennis, Freshman, Allouez, Wis./Green Bay Notre Dame
Dennis took the top spot in the 400-meter dash at Friday’s Wartburg Select in Waverly, Iowa where the Blugolds finished in second place. He won the race with a time of 48.34 seconds.

April 9, 2012
Men's Tennis - Joe Meier, Sophomore, Hutchinson, Minn.
Meier won his No. 5 singles match against Luther College’s James Ayer on Friday, winning 6-3, 6-2. Meier is now 18-8 on the season.

April 9, 2012
Softball: Pitcher - Ashley Meinen, Righthanded Pitcher, 5-7, Senior, Chippewa Falls, Wis./McDonell
Meinen had two appearances in four games this week and went 1-0. Facing UW-River Falls in game two on Wednesday, Meinen pitched a complete game and a shutout as the Blugolds won 3-0. She struck out three batters and allowed just six hits as the Blugolds recorded their first shutout over River Falls since 2010. For the week, she finished with five strikeouts in 12.1 innings pitched and had an ERA of 2.84.

April 9, 2012
Softball: Position - Nikki Bromelkamp, Catcher, 5-7, Senior, Zumbrota, Minn./Zumbrota-Mazeppa
Bromelkamp helped the Blugolds to a 3-1 record this week, leading the team with a .583 batting average as she went 7-for-12. She had a team-best four doubles while recording seven RBI and a team-high 11 total bases for a .917 slugging percentage. She also had an on-base percentage of .571 and scored two runs. On Saturday in an 11-10 win over St. Scholastica (Minn.), Bromelkamp had three hits and four RBI and scored one of the Blugolds’ four runs in the seventh as the Blugolds came from behind to win. On defense, she finished with 17 putouts and two assists with no errors.

April 9, 2012
Women's Outdoor Field - Caitlin Brendum, Junior, River Falls, Wis.
Brendum won the hammer throw at Friday’s Wartburg Select in Waverly, Iowa where the Blugolds finished in third place. She finished with a distance of 50.10 meters (164-4), more than a meter ahead of the rest of the field.

April 9, 2012
Women's Outdoor Track - Jordanne Greenup, Senior, Fridley, Minn.
Greenup helped the Blugolds to a third-place finish at the Wartburg Select on Friday. She won the 200-meter dash with a time of 25.19 seconds and was on the 4x400-meter relay team that took fourth place with a time of 3:57.52.

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S M T W T F S
8/29/14 3:30 PM
Women's Tennis
UW-Eau Claire
at UW-Whitewater
8/29/14 3:00 PM
Women's Volleyball
UW-Eau Claire
vs. Univ. of Northwestern-St. Paul
@ St. Joseph, MN
Saint Benedict Labor Day Tournament
8/29/14 5:00 PM
Women's Soccer
UW-Eau Claire
at Hamline University (Minn.)
8/29/14 7:00 PM
Women's Volleyball
UW-Eau Claire
at Saint Benedict (Minn.)
Saint Benedict Labor Day Tournament
8/30/14 1:00 PM
Women's Golf
Georgianni Memorial Invite
Eau Claire - Wild Ridge Golf Course
8/30/14 9:00 AM
Women's Tennis
at UW-Whitewater Tournament
8/30/14 1:00 PM
Women's Volleyball
UW-Eau Claire
vs. Concordia-Moorhead (Minn.)
@ St. Benedict
Saint Benedict Labor Day Tournament
8/30/14 3:00 PM
Women's Volleyball
UW-Eau Claire
vs. Augsburg (Minn.)
@ St. Joseph, MN
Saint Benedict Labor Day Tournament
8/31/14 8:30 AM
Women's Golf
Georgianni Memorial Invite
Eau Claire - Mill Run Golf Course
9/3/14 4:00 PM
Women's Soccer
UW-Eau Claire
at Bethel Univ. (Minn.)
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Blugolds Facts

UW-Eau Claire finished 14th in the Directors' Cup for the 2012-13 season