2013 Men's Outdoor Track & Field News

July 25, 2013
Blugold Track & Field Teams Honored with USTFCCCA Academic Awards
NEW ORLEANS, La. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire track and field teams were honored recently with U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Academic honors, the association announced.

June 25, 2013
Three Blugolds Named to Capital One Academic All-America Teams
TOWSON, Md. (Blugolds.com) – Three members of the UW-Eau Claire track & field and cross country programs have been named to the 2013 Capital One Academic All-America Division III Track & Field/Cross Country Teams, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

June 13, 2013
Men's Track & Field Team Award Winners Announced
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - UW-Eau Claire men's track and field head coach Chip Schneider recently revealed the winners of the 2013 team awards.

June 5, 2013
Jeremy Kieser Named to Academic All-District Team
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – UW-Eau Claire men's track & field and cross country member Jeremy Kieser (Sr.-Verona, Wis.) has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District Six Track/Cross Country First Team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America.

June 5, 2013
Blugold Men's Track & Field and Cross Country Programs Finish Third
NEW ORLEANS, La. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire men's track & field and cross country programs took third place in the 2012-13 Al Carius Division III Men’s Program of the Year Award, the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association recently announced.

May 31, 2013
Thurgood Dennis Earns Conference and Regional Honors
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – UW-Eau Claire men’s track member Thurgood Dennis (So.-Allouez, Wis./Green Bay Notre Dame) was honored recently by both the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) and the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) for his efforts during the 2013 outdoor season.

May 25, 2013
Blugolds Cap off Historic Season with Second Place Finish
LA CROSSE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire men’s track and field team wrote the last chapter on a storybook season Saturday at the NCAA Division III Outdoor National Championship at UW-La Crosse’s Veterans Memorial Sports Complex.

May 24, 2013
Men's Track & Field in Fourth Headed into Final Day of NCAA Championship
LA CROSSE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – With the UW-Eau Claire men’s and women’s outdoor track & field teams competing on day two of the 2013 NCAA Division III Championships in La Crosse, two decathletes finished strong to put the men’s team in fourth place with one day remaining.

May 18, 2013
Join the Blugolds for a Gathering in La Crosse - May 25 at the Radisson Hotel

May 16, 2013
Men's Outdoor Track & Field Compete at Last Chance Meets
LA CROSSE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire men’s track and field teams competed at two separate last chance meets this week in attempts to qualify or improve times for the National meet coming up next week. Blugold multi-athletes competed Tuesday and Wednesday at North Central College in Naperville, Ill., while the rest of the team competed Thursday at UW-La Crosse.

May 10, 2013
400-Meter Men Shine Brightly for Blugolds
LA CROSSE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire men’s track & field team split up this weekend at two separate meets and got big performances from both the Eagle Open, hosted by UW-La Crosse, and the Dr. Keeler Track and Field meet in Naperville, Ill., hosted by North Central College.

May 6, 2013
Thurgood Dennis Named USTFCCCA National Athlete of the Week
NEW ORLEANS, La. (Blugolds.com) – UW-Eau Claire men’s outdoor track athlete Thurgood Dennis (So.-Allouez, Wis./Green Bay Notre Dame) has been named National Athlete of the Week for Division III by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association for his performance at the WIAC Championship this past weekend.

May 6, 2013
Kieser Named WIAC Men's Outdoor Track & Field Scholar-Athlete
MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire’s Jeremy Kieser has been chosen the recipient of the 2013 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Max Sparger Men’s Outdoor Track & Field Scholar-Athlete Award.

May 4, 2013
Both Blugold Track & Field Teams Take Third at WIAC Championship
LA CROSSE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - As the weather heated up on Saturday, so did the UW-Eau Claire men’s and women’s track & field teams en route to third place team finishes at the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championship, hosted by UW-La Crosse.

May 2, 2013
Men's Outdoor Track & Field Moves up in Rankings
The UW-Eau Claire men's outdoor track & field team is ranked third in the week five U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division III National Team Computer Rankings, up two spots from last week.

May 2, 2013
WIAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships Up Next For Blugolds
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire men's and women's outdoor track & field teams are set to compete at the 2013 WIAC Championships at UW-La Crosse, May 3-4.

April 27, 2013
Wins at Prestigious Meets Highlight Men's Outdoor Track & Field's Weekend
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - It’s not uncommon for the 4x400-meter relay team and Aaron Easker (Sr.-Eland, Wis./Wittenberg-Birnamwood) to highlight the UW-Eau Claire men’s outdoor track and field team.

April 23, 2013
Brandon Zarnoth Named WIAC Athlete of the Week
MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - UW-Eau Claire men’s outdoor track & field member Brandon Zarnoth (So.-Appleton, Wis./North) has been named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Athlete of the Week for his performance in the decathlon, WIAC Assistant Commissioner for Media Relations Matt Stanek announced today.

April 21, 2013
Men's Outdoor Track & Field Wins Two Events at Phil Esten Challenge
LA CROSSE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - First place finishes by a pair of All-Americans led the UW-Eau Claire men’s track and field team to a third place finish at the Phil Esten Challenge on Sunday, hosted by UW-La Crosse.

April 17, 2013
More Spring Sports Schedule Changes for the Blugolds
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The continued poor weather throughout the state of Wisconsin has once again affected schedules for five UW-Eau Claire Athletics teams.

April 16, 2013
Two Blugolds Earn WIAC Athlete of the Week Honors
MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - UW-Eau Claire outdoor track student-athletes Thurgood Dennis (So.-Allouez, Wis./Green Bay Notre Dame) and Erin Schoenfelder (Sr.-Antioch, Ill./Antioch Community) have been named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Athletes of the Week, WIAC Assistant Commissioner for Media Relations Matt Stanek announced today.

April 13, 2013
Thurgood Dennis Leads Men's Track & Field Team at UW-Platteville
PLATTEVILLE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - Thurgood Dennis (So.-Allouez, Wis./Green Bay Notre Dame) set a school record while winning two events to lead the sixth-ranked UW-Eau Claire men's outdoor track & field team to a fourth place finish out of 11 teams at the UW-Platteville Invitational today.

April 12, 2013
Poor Weather Conditions Lead to Schedule Alterations for Blugolds
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – With the continued winter weather around Wisconsin, UW-Eau Claire Athletics has announced schedule changes for six teams for this weekend.

April 6, 2013
Men's Outdoor Track & Field Opens Season in La Crosse
LA CROSSE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The sixth-ranked UW-Eau Claire men's outdoor track & field team kicked off the season taking third place out of the seven teams at UW-La Crosse's Ashton May Invitational at Veterans Memorial Stadium today.

October 19, 2012
Dan Schwamberger Selected to UW-Stevens Point Athletic Hall of Fame
STEVENS POINT, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – UW-Eau Claire men’s and women’s cross country head coach and assistant track & field coach Dan Schwamberger will be inducted into the UW-Stevens Point Athletic Hall of Fame on Saturday (Oct. 20).