2017-18 Wrestling News

  • Big pins lead to win over Luther College
    November 21, 2017
    EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (blugolds.com) - Last season’s victory for the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire wrestling team over Luther College was their first in 21 years. On Tuesday night, the Blugolds made it two in a row, using a trio of pins to lead to the win.
  • Blugold wrestlers take to the mats at Auggie-Adidas Invite
    November 19, 2017
    MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (blugolds.com) - Prior to the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire wrestling team’s Chancellor’s Cup victory over UW-Oshkosh on Saturday night, a number of Blugold wrestlers took to the mats at Augsburg University for the Auggie-Adidas Invitational.
  • Blugolds reclaim Chancellor’s Cup in dominant fashion
    November 18, 2017
    EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (blugolds.com) - The Chancellor’s Cup has returned to Eau Claire. In the third year of its existence, the rivalry trophy between the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and UW-Oshkosh wrestling teams has been reclaimed by the Blugolds with their 36-9 win on Saturday night.
  • Eagles top Blugolds in wrestling home opener
    November 15, 2017
    EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire wrestling team opened up their dual season on Wednesday night against the UW-La Crosse Eagles. The Eagles defeated the Blugolds in Eau Claire’s home opener by a score of 34-6.
  • Freshmen wrestlers succeed at Luther College Open
    November 11, 2017
    DECORAH, Iowa (blugolds.com) - Twelve University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire wrestlers competed at the Luther College Open on Saturday. Four of them wrestled in elite brackets, while eight freshmen contended in the silver brackets.
  • Meyer shines as wrestlers debut at Yellowjacket Open
    November 04, 2017
    ROCHESTER, Minn. (blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire wrestling team made their season debut on Saturday at the Yellowjacket Open. A batch of twenty-four Blugolds, many wrestling in an Eau Claire singlet for their first time, competed in Rochester.
  • Elroy Perkin named 2017 Joe Merten Coaching Award Winner
    September 25, 2017
    EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (blugolds.com) - Elroy Perkin, who is entering his third season as an assistant coach for the UW-Eau Claire wrestling team, is the 2017 recipient of the Joe Merten Coaching Award.