April 22, 2015
Winning Blasts Yellowjackets, Leads Blugolds In Sweep
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com)— The UW-Eau Claire Softball Team picked up a pair of wins against UW-Superior Wednesday evening in the Blugolds final double header of conference play this season. This was the last time the team would play on Gelein Field as part of the regular season.
April 22, 2015
Friday's Softball Games Moved to Sunday
DULUTH, Minn. (Blugolds.com) – Due to impending weather, Friday’s softball games in Duluth have been moved to Sunday. The Blugolds will face St. Scholastica for a single game starting at noon and will face Northland in game two, starting at approximately 2 p.m. Both games will be played at St. Scholastica’s Kenwood Field.
April 21, 2015
Five Blugolds Earn WIAC Athlete of the Week Honors
MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - Five UW-Eau Claire student-athletes have been named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Athletes of the Week, it was announced today by Assistant Commissioner of Media Relations Matt Stanek.
April 21, 2015
Softball Doubleheader vs. Saint Mary's Postponed
WINONA, Minn. (Blugolds.com) - With temperatures in the low 40s and winds forecast to be gusting 30 mph, the softball doubleheader scheduled at Saint Mary’s (Minn.) has been postponed.
April 19, 2015
Pitching Performance, Big Bats Lead Blugolds In Sweep of UW-Platteville
EAU CLAIRE, Wis (Blugolds.com)— After the threat of rain forced the early start of Sunday’s home doubleheader, the UW-Eau Claire Softball team made the most of their time on the field, sweeping UW-Platteville 9-1(5 innings) and 2-0.
April 18, 2015
Blugolds Swing For Fences, Split With Eagles
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com)— The sun was shining on what was the perfect for softball Saturday afternoon. Gelein Field was packed as spectators came not only for Alumni Day but for Senior and Parent Day as well. The UW-Eau Claire Softball team battled UW-La Crosse in a conference double header, earning a split with respective scores of 12-2 (5 innings) and 9-7 (8 innings).
April 16, 2015
Blugolds Bounce Back in Split With UWRF
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com)— In their second home double-header of the season, the UW-Eau Claire Softball Team earned a split against UW-River Falls (16-14, 3-5 WIAC). The Action at Gelein Field saw an early 6-4 Falcons victory in game one while the Blugolds (17-13, 8-2 WIAC) grabbed game two 2-1.
April 14, 2015
Blasczyk Named WIAC Softball Pitcher of the Week
MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - UW-Eau Claire softball pitcher Lauren Blasczyk (So.-Appleton, WI/East) has been named the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Softball Pitcher of the Week, it was announced by Assistant Commissioner of Media Relations Matt Stanek.
April 12, 2015
Softball Soars Past No. 11 Warhawks, Earns Sweep
WHITEWATER, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire softball team swept No. 11 UW-Whitewater on Sunday, winning game one 5-2 in nine innings and game two 2-0 to move to 6-1 in Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) play.
April 11, 2015
Softball Snaps Titan Winning Streak, Earns Split
OSHKOSH, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire softball team split with UW-Oshkosh on Saturday, falling 4-2 in game one and winning game two 9-0 to snap a 10-game Titan winning streak.
April 8, 2015
Arnold Named WIAC Softball Player of the Week
MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - UW-Eau Claire softball catcher Casey Arnold (Sr.-Kaukauna, WI) was named the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Softball Position Player of the Week, it was announced by Assistant Commissioner of Media Relations Matt Stanek.
April 8, 2015
Big Hits Result In Big Sweep of Blue Devils
MENOMONIE, Wis. (Blugolds.com)— The UW-Eau Claire Softball team kept their conference play rolling in a doubleheader at UW-Stout Wednesday evening. The Blugolds picked up two big wins, 5-2 and 12-0, against a young Blue Devil squad as they move to 4-0 in Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) play.
April 3, 2015
Arnold, Hitting Leads Blugolds in Sweep of UW-Stevens Point
STEVENS POINT, Wis. (Blugolds.com)— The UW-Eau Claire Softball Team picked up two wins Friday afternoon against UW-Stevens Point in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) opener. The Blugolds ended the first game with a 14-5 score and ran to a 13-2 score in game two.
April 2, 2015
Softball Earns Split Against Marian
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com)—A windy day at Carson Park saw a UWEC Softball squad rested and ready to go after a 10 day, 14 game spring break schedule in East Texas. The home opener against Marian proved to again be a battle of the bats but hitting would not be enough to propel the Blugolds (10-10) who split the header, winning game one 8-1 but falling 10-7 in game two.
March 31, 2015
Meredith Named WIAC Softball Position Player of the Week
MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – UW-Eau Claire softball infielder Kelsey Meredith (So.-Golden Valley, MN/Armstrong) has been named the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Softball Position Player of the Week, it was announced today by Assistant Commissioner of Media Relations Matt Stanek.
March 27, 2015
Pitchers Lead the Way Against No. 21 Louisiana College
ALEXANDRIA, Louisiana (Blugolds.com)—The Blugold Softball team found success late in the day in the final doubleheader of their spring break trip. No. 21 Louisiana College (14-4) picked up the win 1-0 in game one but the UW-Eau Claire (8-10) rally earned them a 8-0 victory to close the day.
March 26, 2015
Blugolds Run Past LeTourneau University
LONGVIEW, Texas (Blugolds.com)—A windy day in Longview found a UW-Eau Claire Softball Team feeling slightly at home in the brisk East Texas weather. The sun broke through the clouds as the bats of the Blugolds found pitch after pitch to send through the infield, allowing them to pick up two big wins against LeTourneau University on the tail end of their spring break trip.
March 25, 2015
Softball Sweeps UT-Dallas
DALLAS, Texas (Blugolds.com)—After two losses Monday evening to No. 4 UT-Tyler, the UW-Eau Claire Softball team came back with a vengeance against UT-Dallas. Timely hits and big defensive plays would help the Blugolds sweep the Comets with scores of 9-5 and 10-2 respectively.
March 25, 2015
No. 2 East Texas Baptist Barely Gets Past Blugolds
MARSHALL, Texas (Blugolds.com)— The UW-Eau Claire softball team put a fight at East Texas Baptist University on Wednesday afternoon in a Military Appreciation Day doubleheader. The No. 2 ranked Tigers faced a Blugold team fresh off a sweep of UT-Dallas on Tuesday night who were ready to fight for another two wins. Unfortunately, UW-Eau Claire could not capitalize and fell to ETBU 3-2 (8 innings) and 1-0.
March 24, 2015
Blugolds Fall to No. 4 Texas-Tyler
TYLER, Texas (Blugolds.com)— In their third double header of the spring break series, UW-Eau Claire couldn’t contain the hitting power the University of Texas-Tyler. The Patriots defeated the Blugolds in 5 innings by an 11-2 score and again in 6 innings, 9-1.
March 20, 2015
Blugolds Get First Sweep of the Season
MACON, Ill. (Blugolds.com)— Neither rain nor a lack of a playing field could stop the UW-Eau Claire Softball team from picking up two big wins over Millikin University (Ill.) today in day two of their spring break series.
March 19, 2015
Blugolds Fall to No. 6 Illinois Wesleyan
In the opening day of their spring break play, the UWEC Softball team couldn’t find the big hits to bring home a win against Illinois Wesleyan University. The Blugolds fell 2-1 and 3-1, respectively, in the first of 14 games they will play over the next ten days.
March 7, 2015
Softball Splits With No. 10 Central
ROCHESTER, Minn. (Blugolds.com)— The UW-Eau Claire softball team split their double header against No. 11 Central College (Iowa) at the Rochester Dome in the second weekend of season play.
March 1, 2015
Softball Falls In Opening Weekend
ROSEMOUNT, Minn. (blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire softball team went 0-2 on their opening weekend against Buena Vista University at the Irish Sports Dome in Rosemount, MN.
February 26, 2015
Preview: Softball Looks to Veterans in 2015
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire softball team starts their 2015 campaign this Sunday, March 1st versus Buena Vista University at the Irish Sports Dome in Rosemount, MN. Last season, the Blugolds went 25-16 overall and placed fourth in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) with a 9-5 conference record.
January 13, 2015
Anderson, Kurth, Schumacher Selected for WIAC Hall of Fame
MADISON, Wis. (blugolds.com) – Ken Anderson, Steve Kurth and Sandy Schumacher are the three UW-Eau Claire representatives in the 2015 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletics Conference (WIAC) Hall of Fame class announced today by Commissioner Gary Karner.
November 3, 2014
Order Blugold Softball Apparel - Due November 16
October 9, 2014
Blugold Softball Earns NFCA Academic Honors
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Blugolds.com) – Eleven UW-Eau Claire softball players, along with the team, have earned National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) academic recognition for the 2013-14 season, NFCA officials recently announced.
September 17, 2014
Softball Alumnae Event Planned as part of Homecoming and Hall of Fame Celebrations
The UW-Eau Claire softball team will host an alumnae reception Friday, October 3, at the Clarion Hotel (formerly Holiday Inn Campus Area), from 8:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
September 9, 2014
Softball Announces Team Award Winners
EAU CLAIRE, WI (Blugolds.com) – Head women’s softball coach Leslie Huntington recently announced the team award winners for the 2014 season.