2012 Men's Outdoor Track & Field News

July 26, 2012
Blugold Track & Field Teams Earn National Academic Awards
NEW ORLEANS, La. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire men’s indoor and outdoor track & field teams have been named the 2012 U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Scholar Teams of the Year in Division III while the women’s team, along with a number of individuals, were also recognized with academic honors.

June 28, 2012
Men's Track and Field Announces 2012 Award Winners
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – UW-Eau Claire men's track and field head coach Chip Schneider recently revealed the winners of the 2012 team awards.

June 19, 2012
Tyler Genovese Named CoSIDA Academic All-American
TOWSON, Md. (Blugolds.com) – UW-Eau Claire men's track & field member Tyler Genovese (Sr.-Stevens Point, Wis./SPASH) has been named to the 2011-12 Capital One Academic All-American Men's Track & Field/Cross Country first team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America.

June 1, 2012
Tyler Genovese Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – UW-Eau Claire men’s track & field member Tyler Genovese (Sr.-Stevens Point, Wis./SPASH) has been selected to the 2011-12 Capital One Academic All-District Six Men’s Track/Cross Country first team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America.

May 26, 2012
Blugolds Finish Strong at NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships
CLAREMONT, Calif. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire men’s and women’s outdoor track & field teams finished strong after three days of competition at the 2012 NCAA Division III Championships.

May 25, 2012
Julia Baranek Leads Outdoor Track & Field Teams on Day Two of Nationals
CLAREMONT, Calif. (Blugolds.com) – Julia Baranek (Sr.-Port Washington, Wis.) took third place and tied a school record in the high jump to lead the UW-Eau Claire men’s and women’s outdoor track & field teams on day two of the 2012 NCAA Division III Championships today.

May 24, 2012
Genovese Leads Outdoor Track & Field Teams on Day One of Nationals
CLAREMONT, Calif. (Blugolds.com) – Tyler Genovese (Sr.-Stevens Point, Wis./SPASH) led the UW-Eau Claire men’s and women’s outdoor track & field teams with a national runner-up finish on the first day of the 2012 NCAA Division III Championships today.

May 20, 2012
Twenty-Three Blugold Outdoor Track & Field Members to Compete at Nationals
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Blugolds.com) – A total of 23 UW-Eau Claire men’s and women’s outdoor track & field members have qualified to compete at the 2012 NCAA Division III Championships, NCAA officials announced today.

May 18, 2012
Genovese Breaks Two School Records at Last Chance Meet
LA CROSSE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – With the UW-Eau Claire men’s outdoor track & field team competing in two last chance meets, Tyler Genovese (Sr.-Stevens Point, Wis./SPASH) broke two school records in field events in La Crosse on Thursday.

May 12, 2012
Men's Outdoor Track & Field Competes at La Crosse and North Central
LA CROSSE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire men’s outdoor track & field team competed at last chance meets at both UW-La Crosse and North Central College (Ill.) this weekend.

May 5, 2012
Men's Outdoor Track & Field Finishes Fourth at WIAC Championship
WHITEWATER, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The sixth-ranked UW-Eau Claire men’s outdoor track & field team took fourth place out of nine teams at the 2012 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Championship, hosted by UW-Whitewater.

May 3, 2012
WIAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships Up Next For Blugolds
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (UWECBlugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire men's and women's outdoor track & field teams are set to compete at the 2012 WIAC Championships at UW-Whitewater, May 4-5.

May 1, 2012
Blugolds Earn WIAC Athlete of the Week Honors
MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – One UW-Eau Claire softball player and the men’s 4x400-meter relay team were selected as Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Athletes of the Week, Assistant Commissioner for Media Relations Matt Stanek announced today.

April 28, 2012
Two Men's Outdoor Track & Field School Records Fall
WINONA, Minn. (Blugolds.com) – The ninth-ranked UW-Eau Claire men’s outdoor track & field team broke two school records as the Blugolds competed in three different meets in three different states this weekend.

April 20, 2012
Men's Outdoor Track & Field Finishes Third at Phil Esten Challenge
LA CROSSE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The 11th-ranked UW-Eau Claire men’s outdoor track & field team finished in third place out of 10 teams at UW-La Crosse’s Phil Esten Challenge today.

April 17, 2012
Thurgood Dennis Receives WIAC Athlete of the Week Honors
MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – UW-Eau Claire men’s outdoor track member Thurgood Dennis (Fr.-Allouez, Wis./Green Bay Notre Dame) has been selected as a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Athlete of the Week, Assistant Commissioner for Media Relations Matt Stanek announced today.

April 14, 2012
Men's Outdoor Track & Field Competes in River Falls and Platteville
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The 15th-ranked UW-Eau Claire men’s outdoor track & field team competed at both the UW-River Falls Falcon Invitational and the UW-Platteville Invitational this weekend.

April 6, 2012
Men's Outdoor Track & Field Takes Second at Wartburg Select
WAVERLY, Iowa (Blugolds.com) – The 17th-ranked UW-Eau Claire men’s outdoor track & field team took second place out of eight teams at the Wartburg Select today.

March 25, 2012
Blugolds Participate in Special Olympics' Polar Plunge
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - A number of UW-Eau Claire student-athletes and coaches competed in the 2012 Eau Claire Polar Plunge, organized by Special Olympics Wisconsin, on February 26 at Half Moon Beach in Carson Park.

March 24, 2012
Men's Outdoor Track & Field Opens Season at Emory Invitational
ATLANTA, Ga. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire men’s outdoor track & field team opened the 2012 season today by tying for ninth place at the Emory University Invitational.

March 14, 2012
Four Blugolds Named to WIAC Men's Track and Field All-Time Team
MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) announced today the Men’s Track and Field All-Time Team that will be recognized in conjunction with the conference’s upcoming Centennial Celebration. All-Time Teams are being selected in those men’s and women’s sports that have been classified as “championship” sports at some point during the conference’s 100-year history. Additional teams will be released on a weekly basis throughout much of the 2011-12 academic year.