2012-13 UWEC Athletes of the Week - Week 2 (Sept. 3-9)

September 10, 2012
Football - Defense: Sean Graham, Inside Linebacker, 6-0, 211, Junior, Hales Corners, Wis./Whitnall
Graham led the Blugolds in tackling this weekend as the team faced Saint John’s University (Minn.) at Carson Park. He finished the contest with a total of seven tackles (six solos and one assist).

September 10, 2012
Football - Offense: Joel Sweeney, Tailback, 6-1, 249, Junior, Tomah, Wis.
On Saturday against Saint John’s University (Minn.), Sweeney scored three rushing touchdowns and compiled 182 rushing yards on 28 carries. It was the third time in his career he scored three rushing touchdowns and the yardage total was the second most he has ever achieved in a single game. Sweeney has rushed for over 100 yards in each of the first two games of the year.

September 10, 2012
Football - Special Teams: Josh Albrecht, Kicker, 5-10, 176, Senior, Eau Claire, Wis./North
Albrecht was a perfect 4-for-4 kicking extra points in the Blugolds’ game against Saint John’s University (Minn.) at Carson Park on Saturday. Kicking off four times, he averaged 57 yards per kick and had one touchback.

September 10, 2012
Men's Golf - Tim McCormick, Senior, Madison, Wis./Memorial
McCormick led the Blugolds to a fifth place finish in the 2012-13 season opener at the Transylvania University Fall Invitational this weekend. At the two-round event, McCormick shot 143 and tied for ninth place.

September 10, 2012
Women's Golf - Kate Engler, Sophomore, Beloit, Wis./F.J. Turner
Engler tied for sixth place this weekend at the two-round Wartburg College Invitational at Centennial Oaks Golf Club. She finished with 157 strokes on the par-72 course, helping her team to a seventh place overall finish.

September 10, 2012
Women's Soccer - Defense: Ashley O’Connell, Defender, 5-5, Freshman, Appleton, Wis./East
O’Connell started two games this week, one at Carleton College (Minn.) on Wednesday and another at home against the College of Saint Benedict on Saturday. Against Carleton, the Blugolds allowed eight shots, only five of which were on-goal, while allowing 17 Saturday, 10 of which were on-goal, in a 1-1 tie against Saint Benedict.

September 10, 2012
Women's Soccer - Offense: Allie Stone, Midfielder, 5-6, Junior, Madison, Wis./Verona Area
Stone scored the Blugolds’ first goal of the season Saturday as the team tied the College of Saint Benedict 1-1 in Eau Claire’s 2012 home opener. Stone also finished that game with three shots, all of them being on goal. On Wednesday, she started in the Blugolds’ game at Carleton College (Minn.).

September 10, 2012
Women's Tennis - Doubles: Katie Gillman, Junior, Red Wing, Minn. & Taylor Heltne, Senior, Inver Grove Heights, Minn./Simley
Gillman and Heltne secured an 8-1 win over Abby Cornelius and Molly Denney of UW-Stout on Wednesday at No. 1 doubles. The win for Heltne and Gillman helped the Blugolds to a 9-0 victory over the Blue Devils.

September 10, 2012
Women's Tennis - Singles: Mary Frassetto, Junior, Oshkosh, Wis./West
Competing in a WIAC contest against UW-Stout on Wednesday, Frassetto claimed a 6-0, 6-0 victory at No. 4 singles as the Blugolds defeated the Blue Devils 9-0.

September 10, 2012
Volleyball - Emily Neave, Setter, 5-7, Senior, Salem, Wis./Westosha Central
Competing in 17 sets and five matches this week, Neave led the Blugolds in setting with 179 assists. She also finished the week with 33 digs, nine block assists, seven kills and three service aces. Over the weekend at the Augsburg College Invitational, where the Blugolds went 2-2, Neave recorded 164 of her set assists, finishing with match-high marks three out of four times. For her efforts, she was named to the All-Tournament Team following the invite.

Eligibility Information for Incoming Student-Athletes
S M T W T F S
9/3/14 4:00 PM
Women's Soccer
UW-Eau Claire
at Bethel Univ. (Minn.)
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9/5/14 2:00 PM
Women's Volleyball
UW-Eau Claire
vs. Bethany Lutheran
@ Minneapolis, MN
Augsburg Invitational
Live stats
9/5/14 4:00 PM
Women's Volleyball
UW-Eau Claire
vs. Gustavus Adolphus (Minn.)
@ Minneapolis, MN
Augsburg Invitational
Live stats
9/5/14 7:00 PM
Women's Tennis
UW-Eau Claire
vs. Elmhurst (Ill.)
@ Green Bay
9/6/14 10:45 AM
Men's Cross Country
Alumni/Open
Preview | Directions
9/6/14 10:00 AM
Women's Cross Country
Alumni/Open
Preview | Directions
9/6/14 1:00 PM
Men's Golf
at Augsburg Invitational
Ham Lake, MN - Majestic Oaks Golf Club
Directions
9/6/14
Women's Golf
at Wartburg Invitational
Waverly, IA - Centennial Oaks Golf Club
Directions
9/6/14 11:00 AM
Women's Tennis
UW-Eau Claire
at St. Norbert
9/6/14 1:10 PM
Football
UW-Eau Claire
at St. Thomas (Minn.)
Audio
8/31/14 Final
Women's Golf
8th of 15
Georgianni Memorial Invite
Eau Claire - Mill Run Golf Course
Results | Recap | Video | Photos
8/30/14 Final
Women's Volleyball
3
UW-Eau Claire
0
vs. Augsburg (Minn.)
@ St. Joseph, MN
Saint Benedict Labor Day Tournament
Preview | Box Score | Recap
8/30/14 Final
Women's Volleyball
1
UW-Eau Claire
3
vs. Concordia-Moorhead (Minn.)
@ St. Benedict
Saint Benedict Labor Day Tournament
Preview | Box Score | Recap
8/30/14 Final-Day 1
Women's Golf
5th of 14
Georgianni Memorial Invite
Eau Claire - Wild Ridge Golf Course
Results | Recap | Photos
8/29/14 Final
Women's Volleyball
0
UW-Eau Claire
3
at Saint Benedict (Minn.)
Saint Benedict Labor Day Tournament
Preview | Box Score | Recap
8/29/14 Final
Women's Soccer
0
UW-Eau Claire
1
at Hamline University (Minn.)
Box Score | Recap
8/29/14 Final
Women's Tennis
2
UW-Eau Claire
7
at UW-Whitewater
Box Score | Recap
8/29/14 Final
Women's Volleyball
3
Univ. of Northwestern-St. Paul
0
vs. UW-Eau Claire
@ St. Joseph, MN
Saint Benedict Labor Day Tournament
Preview | Box Score | Recap
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