2017 Men's Cross Country News

  • Four Blugolds Earn WIAC Athlete of the Week Honors
    October 17, 2017
    MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men's cross country runner Darin Lau (Eau Claire, Wis.), women's cross country runner Sam Slattery (Waunakee,Wis.), men's swimmer Dayton Miller (Rochester, Minn.) and women's diver Bailei Hughes (Winona, Minn.) have each been named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Athletes of the Week, it was announced today by Assistant Commissioner of Media Relations Matt Stanek.
  • Lau earns National Athlete of the Week honors after breaking course record
    October 02, 2017
    NEW ORLEANS (Blugolds.com) – University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire's Darin Lau (Sr. - Eau Claire, WI/Immanuel) received national recognition Monday as the senior was named NCAA National Athlete of the Week, as selected by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
  • Men’s Cross Country Second Place at Blugold Invite; Lau Breaks Course Record
    September 29, 2017
    EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The No. 6-ranked University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s cross country team had another strong showing this past weekend at the Blugold Invite. The men placed second out of 13 teams, scoring 80 points. No. 4 UW-La Crosse won the meet with 33 points.
  • Lau and Slattery Named WIAC Athletes of the Week
    September 19, 2017
    MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men's cross country runner Darin Lau (Eau Claire, Wis./ Immanuel) , and women's cross country runner Samantha Slattery have each been named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Athletes of the Week, it was announced today by Assistant Commissioner of Media Relations Matt Stanek.
  • Lau named National Athlete of the Week
    September 18, 2017
    NEW ORLEANS (Blugolds.com) – University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire’s Darin Lau (Sr. - Eau Claire, WI/Immanuel) received national recognition Tuesday as the senior was named NCAA National Athlete of the Week, as selected by the United State Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
  • Men’s Cross Country Wins St. Olaf Invite
    September 16, 2017
    EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s cross country has been a national competitor the last several seasons, and their season opening victory indicates they’ll continue the trend. The Blugolds, entering the season ranked 5th in the nation, won the St. Olaf Invite this weekend, placing 1st out of 19 teams.