UW-Eau Claire Set to Host 2013 NCAA Division III Softball Championship May 14, 2013 EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – After learning of its selection three years ago to serve as host for the 2013 NCAA Division III Softball Championship, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire is now ready to welcome eight teams from around the nation to compete for the national title, May 17-21 at Gelein Field in Carson Park. [read more]
Softball Splits on Day Three of NCAA Regional to End Season May 11, 2013 WHITEWATER, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – While the UW-Eau Claire softball team opened the day with a 4-0 victory over UW-Whitewater, the Blugolds ended the day with a 7-0 loss to Carthage College, ending their season on the third day of regional round of the 2013 NCAA Division III Championship. [read more]
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May 10, 2013 | Softball Blugold Softball Beats Benedictine on Day Two of NCAA Regionals WHITEWATER, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire softball team never trailed as the Blugolds defeated Benedictine University (Ill.) 5-1 on the second day of the regional round of the NCAA Division III Championship at van Steenderen Field today.
May 9, 2013 | Softball Softball Drops High-Scoring NCAA Opener in Whitewater WHITEWATER, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – While the first four innings of today’s NCAA Division III Softball Regional saw just four hits and two runs, UW-Eau Claire and North Central College (Ill.) combined to score 19 more runs and 16 more hits but the Cardinals came out on top, beating the Blugolds 12-10 at van Steenderen Field.
May 7, 2013 | Softball Fischer Leads Blugold Softball on All-WIAC Team MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – UW-Eau Claire softball player Amanda Fischer (So.-Wausau, Wis./West) has been named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Position Player of the Year, leading this year’s group of Blugolds on the All-WIAC team.
May 6, 2013 | Softball Blugold Softball Selected to Compete in 2013 NCAA Championship INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Blugolds.com) – The 25th-ranked UW-Eau Claire softball team has earned an at-large bid to compete in the 2013 NCAA Division III Championship, NCAA officials announced today.
May 5, 2013 | Softball Blugolds Fall to Warhawks in WIAC Championship ONALASKA, Wis. (Blugolds.com) — After a record snowfall in May set the WIAC softball tournament back to just one day from the scheduled three days, and moved it from Eau Claire to Onalaska at the Omni Center, the teams finally hit the field on Sunday for what became a single elimination tournament.
May 3, 2013 | Softball Softball Championship Reduced To Single Day MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - Due to snow-covered fields in Eau Claire, Wis., along with an unstable forecast throughout the state, the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Softball Championship has been reduced to a one-day, single-elimination tournament. The six-team event will be held at the Omni Center in Onalaska, Wis., on Sunday (May 5).
May 2, 2013 | Softball Softball Ranked 25th in May 1 NFCA Poll The UW-Eau Claire softball team is ranked 25th in the latest National Fastpitch Coaches Association Top 25 poll, announced May 1.
April 30, 2013 | Softball Softball Sweeps UW-Oshkosh to Win Second Straight WIAC Title OSHKOSH, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – With the 23rd-ranked UW-Eau Claire softball team knowing it needed to win two games at UW-Oshkosh to win the WIAC title outright and host the WIAC Tournament, the Blugolds battled to two victories over the Titans, winning game one 6-2 and game two 6-4 at YP.com Softball Park today.
April 30, 2013 | Softball Amanda Fischer Named WIAC Athlete of the Week MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – UW-Eau Claire softball player Amanda Fischer (So.-Wausau, Wis./West) has been named this week’s Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) position player of the week, WIAC Assistant Commissioner for Media Relations Matt Stanek announced today.
April 28, 2013 | Softball Blugolds Take Two From Pioneers at Home EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) — The UW-Eau Claire softball team needed to sweep a doubleheader with UW-Platteville to keep their hopes alive for a WIAC regular season title and the chance to host the WIAC tournament next weekend.
April 27, 2013 | Softball Nationally-Ranked Blugolds and Warhawks Split in Whitewater WHITEWATER, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The 23rd-ranked UW-Eau Claire softball team and 13th-ranked UW-Whitewater split wins today at van Steenderen Field with Eau Claire winning game one 2-0 and Whitewater winning game two 4-2.
April 26, 2013 | Softball Blugolds Split with Falcons in First Series at Home EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) — It’s not how you start, it’s how you finish. That turned out to be true for both the UW-Eau Claire and UW-River Falls softball team’s Friday afternoon.
April 25, 2013 | Softball Blugolds Split Doubleheader with Blue Devils MENOMONIE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) — The horrid spring is finally starting to clear up and allow softball teams around the area to play their games. Considering the WIAC tournament is scheduled to start May 3, that’s definitely a good thing.
April 24, 2013 | Softball Softball Doubleheader against UW-River Falls Postponed to Friday EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire vs. UW-River Falls softball game, which was scheduled to be played today, has been postponed until Friday (April 26) due to wet field conditions.
April 21, 2013 | Softball Weather Forces another Postponement for Softball EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – After playing for the first time in nearly two weeks yesterday, the UW-Eau Claire softball team was forced to postpone its doubleheader against UW-Platteville due to snow in the La Crosse area today.
April 20, 2013 | Softball Softball Ties School Record Win Streak with Two Victories over Eagles ONALASKA, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - After nearly two weeks off, the UW-Eau Claire softball team picked up two wins over UW-La Crosse to push its conference winning streak to 17 games, tying a school record, at the Omni Center today.
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 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 9, 2013 | Softball Softball Game at Stout Postponed, Rescheduled for April 18 MENOMONIE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire at UW-Stout softball game scheduled for Wednesday, April 10 in Menomonie has been rescheduled to Thursday, April 18. Game time will be 4 p.m. at Alumni Field.
April 7, 2013 | Softball Blugolds Push Conference Win Streak to 15 Games PLATTEVILLE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - Playing in Pioneer Stadium again at UW-Platteville, the UW-Eau Claire softball team squared off with UW-Stevens Point and UW-Superior for the second straight day. In the first game, the Blugolds defeated the Pointers 8-3 and in game two, they defeated the Yellowjackets 8-0, pushing their conference winning streak to 15-straight games.
April 6, 2013 | Softball Blugolds Defeat Pointers, Yellowjackets in WIAC Opener PLATTEVILLE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The spring weather has not been kind to many of the softball fields around the area. But on Saturday, many of the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Association teams were able to open conference play at Pioneer Stadium in Platteville.
April 3, 2013 | Softball 2013 UW-Eau Claire Softball Schedule Changes (April 4-7) EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – Due to poor field conditions in the northern half of Wisconsin, the UW-Eau Claire softball team has announced schedule changes for April 4-7.
March 30, 2013 | Softball Blugolds Fall to Central, Rain Postpones Second Game OSKALOOSA, Iowa (Blugolds.com) — Coming off a doubleheader split Friday afternoon, the UW-Eau Claire softball team was scheduled for another doubleheader starting Saturday morning.
March 29, 2013 | Softball Blugolds Improve to 12-2 After Doubleheader Split INDIANOLA, Iowa (Blugolds.com) — Playing in their first games since returning from a successful spring break trip, the UW-Eau Claire softball team picked up a split in a doubleheader in Indianola, Iowa. The Blugolds defeated Gustavus Adolphus (Minn.) 7-4 in the first game but fell to Simpson College (Iowa), the 14th-ranked team in the nation, 4-1 in the second game.
March 27, 2013 | Softball Sarah Fern Named Louisville Slugger/NFCA DIII National Player of Week LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Blugolds.com) - With 10 RBIs on 11 hits, three doubles, three runs scored and five walks drawn during the week, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (11-1) senior first baseman Sarah Fern (Brooklyn Center, Minn./Park Center) has earned Louisville Slugger/NFCA Division III Player of the Week honors for the period stretching from March 18 through March 25.
2013-14 UW-Eau Claire Team Records, Standings & Rankings
|Women's Soccer||8-9-3||4-3-1||T-4th of 9||-||-|
|Football||2-8||2-5||T-6th of 8||-||-|
|Women's Volleyball||21-15||6-2||2nd of 9||-||-|
|Men's Cross Country||N/A||N/A||2nd of 9||-||-|
|Women's Cross Country||N/A||N/A||4th of 9||-||-|
|Women's Golf||N/A||N/A||1st of 7||-||-|
|Women's Tennis||7-3||4-2||3rd of 7||-||-|
|Men's Basketball||4-4||0-2||T-7th of 9||-||-|
|Women's Basketball||2-7||0-2||T-8th of 9||-||-|
|Men's Ice Hockey||5-3-1||0-1-1||T-4th of 5||-||-|
|Women's Ice Hockey||1-7-2||0-5-1||4th of 4||-||-|
|Women's Gymnastics||0-0||0-0||- of 8||-||-|
|Men's Swimming & Diving||0-0||0-0||- of 6||-||-|
|Women's Swimming & Diving||0-0||0-0||- of 6||-||-|
|Wrestling||0-6||0-2||T-5th of 6||-||-|
|Men's Indoor Track & Field||N/A||N/A||- of 9||-||-|
|Women's Indoor Track & Field||N/A||N/A||- of 9||-||-|
|Women's Outdoor Track & Field||N/A||N/A||- of 9||-||-|
|Men's Outdoor Track & Field||N/A||N/A||- of 9||-||-|
|Softball||0-0||0-0||- of 9||-||-|