2012 Football News

  • Four Blugold Football Players Earn NFF Honor Society Recognition
    June 05, 2013
    Four Blugold Football Players Earn NFF Honor Society Recognition DALLAS, Texas (Blugolds.com) – Four UW-Eau Claire football players have been named to the National Football Foundation's (NFF) 2013 Hampshire Honor Society, the NFF recently announced.
  • Coach Todd Glaser to Appear as Celebrity Artist at Children's Museum of Eau Claire
    March 08, 2013
    Coach Todd Glaser to Appear as Celebrity Artist at Children's Museum of Eau Claire UW-Eau Claire head football coach Todd Glaser has been selected to appear as a celebrity artist at the Children's Museum of Eau Claire's Celebrity Art Auction, April 9. A wine and cheese reception is at 5:30 p.m., with the auction beginning at 7 p.m.
  • UW-Eau Claire Blugolds Announce 2013 Football Schedule
    January 16, 2013
    UW-Eau Claire Blugolds Announce 2013 Football Schedule EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire football team has announced its 10-game 2013 schedule, which will feature a Friday game as well as a game against an opponent from the West Coast.
  • Football Selects 2012 Team Award Winners
    December 17, 2012
    Football Selects 2012 Team Award Winners EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire football team has announced the team award winners from the 2012 season.
  • Goetsch & Sweeney Selected to D3football.com All-West Region Team
    December 04, 2012
    Goetsch & Sweeney Selected to D3football.com All-West Region Team MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (Blugolds.com) – UW-Eau Claire football players Austin Goetsch (Sr.-Waunakee, Wis.) and Joel Sweeney (Jr.-Tomah, Wis.) have been selected to the 2012 D3football.com All-West Region second team offense, D3football.com officials announced today.
  • Blugold Football Represented Well on 2012 All-WIAC Team
    November 14, 2012
    Blugold Football Represented Well on 2012 All-WIAC Team MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – Ten UW-Eau Claire football players were recognized with All-Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) honors for the 2012 season, the conference office announced today.
  • Three Blugolds Named WIAC Athletes of the Week
    November 13, 2012
    Three Blugolds Named WIAC Athletes of the Week MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – Three UW-Eau Claire student-athletes have been named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Athletes of the Week, WIAC Assistant Commissioner for Media Relations Matt Stanek announced today.
  • Joel Sweeney Named to Week 11 D3football.com Team of the Week
    November 13, 2012
    Joel Sweeney Named to Week 11 D3football.com Team of the Week MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (Blugolds.com) – UW-Eau Claire football running back Joel Sweeney (Jr.-Tomah, Wis.) has been named to the week 11 D3football.com Team of the Week presented by Scoutware.
  • Sweeney Has Career Day as Football Closes Season With Win
    November 10, 2012
    Sweeney Has Career Day as Football Closes Season With Win EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – Behind a career rushing performance by Joel Sweeney (Jr.-Tomah, Wis.), the UW-Eau Claire football team ended the season with a 28-7 victory over UW-River Falls at Carson Park on Senior Day today.
  • Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire vs. UW-River Falls
    November 07, 2012
    Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire vs. UW-River Falls EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire football team and UW-River Falls are meeting for the 93rd time in history Saturday. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. at Carson Park in Eau Claire for the Blugolds’ Senior Day.
  • Field Goals Push UW-Whitewater Past Blugolds
    November 03, 2012
    Field Goals Push UW-Whitewater Past Blugolds WHITEWATER, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – In a game that featured five field goals, the UW-Eau Claire football team hung right with UW-Whitewater but came up short 19-10 at Perkins Stadium today.
  • Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire at UW-Whitewater
    October 31, 2012
    Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire at UW-Whitewater EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire football team and UW-Whitewater are meeting for the 64th time in history Saturday. Kickoff is set for 3 p.m. at Perkins Stadium in Whitewater.
  • Blugold Football Drops Close Battle to 18th-Ranked Pioneers
    October 27, 2012
    Blugold Football Drops Close Battle to 18th-Ranked Pioneers EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – While the UW-Eau Claire football team took two leads in the first half, 18th-ranked UW-Platteville scored with four seconds remaining the opening half and never relinquished the lead the rest of the way in a 24-17 win at Carson Park today.
  • FREE Admission for Veterans & Active Military Members to Nov. 10 Game
    October 26, 2012
    FREE Admission for Veterans & Active Military Members to Nov. 10 Game There will be free admission for currently serving military members, veterans and their families at the UW-Eau Claire Blugolds vs. UW-River Falls Falcons football game, Saturday, Nov. 10, Carson Park at 1 p.m.
  • Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire vs. #18 UW-Platteville
    October 24, 2012
    Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire vs. #18 UW-Platteville EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire football team and 18th-ranked UW-Platteville are meeting for the 52nd time in history and the second time this season Saturday. Kickoff is set for 3 p.m. at Carson Park in Eau Claire.
  • Blugold Football Gets by Pointers with 17 Second-Half Points
    October 20, 2012
    Blugold Football Gets by Pointers with 17 Second-Half Points STEVENS POINT, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire football team scored 17 second-half points and went on to defeat UW-Stevens Point 17-14 at Goerke Park today.
  • Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire at UW-Stevens Point
    October 17, 2012
    Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire at UW-Stevens Point EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire football team and UW-Stevens Point are meeting for the 80th time in history Saturday for the Pointers’ Homecoming and Hall of Fame Game. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. at Community Stadium in Stevens Point.
  • Two Blugolds Receive WIAC Athlete of the Week Honors
    October 16, 2012
    Two Blugolds Receive WIAC Athlete of the Week Honors MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – UW-Eau Claire football player Joel Sweeney (Jr.-Tomah, Wis.) and women’s tennis player Mary Frassetto (Jr.-Oshkosh, Wis./West) have been named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Athletes of the Week, Assistant Commissioner for Media Relations Matt Stanek announced today.
  • Blugold Football Runs to Win over UW-La Crosse
    October 13, 2012
    Blugold Football Runs to Win over UW-La Crosse EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – Behind a strong rushing performance for the UW-Eau Claire football team, the Blugolds defeated UW-La Crosse 24-9 at Carson Park today.
  • Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire vs. UW-La Crosse
    October 10, 2012
    Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire vs. UW-La Crosse EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire football team and UW-La Crosse are meeting for the 80th time in history Saturday. Kickoff is set for 11:30 a.m. at Carson Park in Eau Claire.
  • Four Blugolds Selected WIAC Athletes of the Week
    October 09, 2012
    Four Blugolds Selected WIAC Athletes of the Week MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - Four UW-Eau Claire student-athletes have been named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Athletes of the Week, WIAC Assistant Commissioner for Media Relations Matt Stanek announced today.
  • Football Stumbles Against Nationally-Ranked Titans
    October 06, 2012
    Football Stumbles Against Nationally-Ranked Titans OSHKOSH, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire football team had a tough time today, falling 50-13 to nationally-ranked UW-Oshkosh on J.J. Keller Field at Titan Stadium.
  • Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire at #19 UW-Oshkosh
    October 04, 2012
    Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire at #19 UW-Oshkosh EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire football team and 19th-ranked UW-Oshkosh are meeting for the 64th time in history Saturday. Kickoff is set for 2 p.m. at Titan Stadium in Oshkosh.
  • Matt Hawley Named William V. Campbell Trophy Semifinalist
    October 02, 2012
    Matt Hawley Named William V. Campbell Trophy Semifinalist DALLAS, Texas (Blugolds.com) - UW-Eau Claire football player Matt Hawley (Sr.-Hewitt, Wis./Marshfield) has been named as a semifinalist for the William V. Campbell Trophy and a candidate for the 2012 National Football Foundation (NFF) Scholar-Athlete Awards, the NFF recently announced.
  • Football Celebrates Homecoming with Win Over UW-Stout
    September 29, 2012
    Football Celebrates Homecoming with Win Over UW-Stout EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire football picked up its first win of the season, defeating UW-Stout 21-13 on Homecoming at Carson Park today.
  • Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire vs. UW-Stout
    September 27, 2012
    Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire vs. UW-Stout EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire football team and UW-Stout are meeting for the 90th time in history Saturday for the Blugolds’ Homecoming game and the first WIAC contest for both teams. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. at Carson Park in Eau Claire.
  • Football Falls in Non-Conference Game at Platteville
    September 20, 2012
    Football Falls in Non-Conference Game at Platteville PLATTEVILLE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire football team got down early and couldn’t recover in a 49-19 loss to 16th-ranked UW-Platteville in a non-conference contest at Ralph E. Davis Pioneer Stadium today.
  • Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire at #16 UW-Platteville
    September 18, 2012
    Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire at #16 UW-Platteville EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire football team and 16th-ranked UW-Platteville are meeting for the 51st time in history Thursday for a non-conference game. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m. at Ralph E. Davis Stadium in Platteville.
  • Sweeney Scores Three Rushing Touchdowns in 31-28 Loss to Johnnies
    September 08, 2012
    Sweeney Scores Three Rushing Touchdowns in 31-28 Loss to Johnnies EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – After the UW-Eau Claire football team led much of the first half, Saint John’s University (Minn.) scored 21 unanswered points between the second and third quarters and was able to hold on for a 31-28 win over the Blugolds today at Carson Park.
  • Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire vs. Saint John's, MN
    September 05, 2012
    Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire vs. Saint John's, MN EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire football team and Saint John's University (Minn.) are meeting for the 14th time in history Saturday. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. in Carson Park in Eau Claire.
  • Blugold Football 5th Quarter Thursday Nights During Season
    September 03, 2012
    Blugold Football 5th Quarter Thursday Nights During Season EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire football team will hold nine 5th Quarter events, beginning with one on Sept. 6, at Grizzly’s Wood-Fired Grill next to Oakwood Mall in Eau Claire.
  • Football Can't Hold on in Season Opener Against St. Thomas
    September 01, 2012
    Football Can't Hold on in Season Opener Against St. Thomas EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – Despite leading by 11 points with less than four minutes to play, the UW-Eau Claire football gave up a couple of costly plays at the end of the game in a 27-24 loss to eighth-ranked University of St. Thomas (Minn.) in the season opener at Carson Park today.
  • Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire vs. No. 8 St. Thomas
    August 30, 2012
    Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire vs. No. 8 St. Thomas EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire football team will kick off the 2012 season by hosting eighth-ranked University of St. Thomas at Carson Park, Saturday (Sept. 1) at 3:10 p.m.
  • Football Season Preview: Blugolds Host St. Thomas in Season Opener
    August 30, 2012
    Football Season Preview: Blugolds Host St. Thomas in Season Opener EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire football team will kick off its 94th season Saturday, Sept. 1, hosting eighth-ranked University of St. Thomas (Minn.) Saturday at Carson Park.
  • Goetsch Earns Preseason All-American Honors
    August 25, 2012
    Goetsch Earns Preseason All-American Honors EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – UW-Eau Claire football player Austin Goetsch (Sr.-Waunakee, Wis.) has been named a 2012 Division III Preseason All-American, according to USA College Football. He was selected to the third team offense.
  • Blugold Student-Athletes Visit Camp Wabi
    August 16, 2012
    Blugold Student-Athletes Visit Camp Wabi NEW AUBURN, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – On Wednesday, UW-Eau Claire football and volleyball players attended Camp Wabi, a camp offered through Mayo Clinic Health System and the YMCA for kids who struggle with obesity, to encourage campers.
  • Blugold Football Holds First Practice Sunday
    August 14, 2012
    Blugold Football Holds First Practice Sunday EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire football team held its first practice Sunday (August 12) afternoon on campus. The first game of the 2012 season is slated for Sept. 1 against St. Thomas (Minn.).
  • WIAC Preview: Blugold Football Predicted to Finish Fourth in WIAC
    August 09, 2012
    WIAC Preview: Blugold Football Predicted to Finish Fourth in WIAC MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - Three-time defending NCAA Division III champion, and seven-time defending league winner, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is expected to claim the 2012 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) football championship in a preseason poll conducted by the league’s sports information directors.
  • Time Changed for Blugold Football Season Opener
    July 26, 2012
    Time Changed for Blugold Football Season Opener EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The start time for UW-Eau Claire football’s season opener at Carson Park against the University of St. Thomas (Minn.) has been moved back two hours to 3:10 p.m., Director of Athletics Scott Kilgallon announced today.