Men's Swimming - Alex Card, Sophomore, Prior Lake, Minn.Card recorded the best finishes for Eau Claire on Saturday, placing second twice, as the Blugolds competed against St. Cloud State University and UW-Stevens Point. Card raced to second in the 100 and 200-yard breaststroke competitions with respective times of 59.91 and 2:14.18.
Soccer - Offense: Katie Richter, Forward, 5-5, Junior, Waukesha, Wis./WestThe Blugolds split conference games this week but Richter played a key role in a 3-2 win at UW-Stout on Wednesday. Richter scored the Blugolds’ final two goals, including the eventual game-winner, in the second half against the Blue Devils to give the Blugolds a 3-1 lead. Stout scored later in the match but the Blugolds held on for the win.
Women's Swimming - Nicole Dorvinen, Senior, Green Bay, Wis./Bay PortDorvinen led the Eau Claire effort, picking up three wins, as the Blugolds defeated UW-Stevens Point for the first time since the 1997-98 season while falling to St. Cloud State University on Saturday. Dorvinen raced to victory in the 200-yard butterfly with a time of 2:12.45 and the 400-yard individual medley in just 4:44.06. She also beat her challengers by a full 15 seconds in the 1,000-yard freestyle event with a final time of 10:50.28.
Volleyball - Laura Slinger, MH/RH, 5-10, Senior, Faribault, Minn./Bethlehem AcademySlinger contributed in every statistical category en route to a 3-0 week for the Blugolds and a share of their second consecutive WIAC title. In addition to a 13-kill, .417 performance Wednesday against UMAC co-champion Northwestern College, Slinger had 10 kills with no errors against UW-La Crosse on Friday and 16 kills and five block assists against UW-Platteville on Saturday. For the week, Slinger led the Blugolds in kills (39) and blocks (11).