2012 Women's Volleyball News

August 9, 2013
Blugold Volleyball Receives Team Academic Award
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire volleyball team has been recognized by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) with the association's Team Academic Award for the 2012-13 season, AVCA officials recently announced.

May 29, 2013
Liz Amici Awarded NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Blugolds.com) - The National Collegiate Athletic Association announced its 2012 fall sports postgraduate scholarship winners March 18, naming former UW-Eau Claire volleyball and track & field member Liz Amici (Whitewater, Wis.) as one of the 29 male and 29 female student-athletes to receive the prestigious award.

May 21, 2013
Blugold Volleyball Headed to Europe for 10-Day Tour
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire women's volleyball team departs today on a 10-day tour of Eastern Europe, a trip which includes six matches against volleyball teams throughout the region as well as numerous cultural sightseeing adventures.

December 12, 2012
Women's Volleyball Announces Team Awards
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - UW-Eau Claire head women's volleyball coach Kim Wudi recently announced team awards at the team's year-end banquet.

November 13, 2012
Neave & Satterlee Named AVCA All-Americans
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Blugolds.com) – UW-Eau Claire volleyball players Emily Neave (Sr.-Salem, Wis./Westosha Central) and Anne Satterlee (Sr.-Green Bay, Wis./Ashwaubenon) have been named 2012 American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) All-Americans, the organization announced today.

November 9, 2012
Volleyball Ends Season in Second Round of NCAA Championship
ST. PAUL, Minn. (Blugolds.com) – For the third year in a row, the UW-Eau Claire women’s volleyball team fell to the University of St. Thomas (Minn.) to end their season at regionals of the NCAA Championship. Tonight, the Blugolds lost to the eighth-ranked Tommies 3-0 at Schoenecker Arena.

November 8, 2012
Blugold Volleyball Players Honored by AVCA
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – Two UW-Eau Claire volleyball players have been named to the 2012 American Volleyball Coaches Association All-Region Midwest Team while another was honorably mentioned, the organization announced today.

November 8, 2012
Volleyball Edges Wartburg in NCAA First Round
ST. PAUL, Minn. (Blugolds.com) – It was a tough match against 11th-ranked Wartburg College (Iowa), but the UW-Eau Claire volleyball team came out on top 3-2 in the first round of the 2012 NCAA Championship at Schoenecker Arena at the University of St. Thomas tonight.

November 6, 2012
Satterlee Leads Three Blugolds on All-WIAC Volleyball First Team
MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – Three UW-Eau Claire women’s volleyball players were named first team All-Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) selections, led by Anne Satterlee (Sr.-Green Bay, Wis./Ashwaubenon) who was named WIAC Player of the Year, the conference announced today.

November 5, 2012
NCAA Women's Volleyball Championship: Blugolds Headed to St. Paul
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire women’s volleyball team will make its eighth straight appearance in the NCAA Championship, competing in regional action at the University of St. Thomas (Minn.) in St. Paul beginning Thursday, NCAA officials announced today.

November 3, 2012
Volleyball Wins WIAC Championship Title; Earns Conference's Bid
STEVENS POINT, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire volleyball won its fifth straight match, which was also its second straight over a nationally ranked team, to capture the 2012 WIAC Championship title, earning the conference’s automatic bid to the NCAA Championship.

November 2, 2012
Volleyball Takes Down Nationally-Ranked Warhawks in WIAC Semifinal
STEVENS POINT, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire women’s volleyball team defeated 18th-ranked and No. 2-seeded UW-Whitewater 3-1 in a semifinal match of the 2012 WIAC Championship at Berg Gymnasium in Stevens Point today.

October 30, 2012
Volleyball Advances to WIAC Semifinals with Win Over UW-Stout
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – While the UW-Eau Claire volleyball team dropped the first set in the first round of the 2012 WIAC Championship against UW-Stout, the Blugolds came back and won the next three to defeat the Blue Devils 3-1 in the McPhee Physical Education Center tonight.

October 29, 2012
WIAC Volleyball Championship - Action Gets Underway Oct. 30
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The 2012 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Women's Volleyball Championship gets underway Oct. 30. UW-Eau Claire will host UW-Stout while UW-Oshkosh will be at UW-River Falls in the first round at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Winners advance to the semifinals, which will be played Friday in Stevens Point.

October 27, 2012
Blugolds Hold On To Defeat Platteville 3-2 in Regular Season Finale
PLATTEVILLE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – After suffering losses to two nationally ranked opponents a week ago, the UW-Eau Claire women’s volleyball team picked up two conference wins this weekend, including a 3-2 win over UW-Platteville at Williams Fieldhouse to end the regular season today.

October 26, 2012
Volleyball Beats UW-La Crosse in Four Sets
LA CROSSE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire volleyball team secured a 3-1 victory over UW-La Crosse at Mitchell Hall tonight.

October 23, 2012
Three Blugolds Named WIAC Athletes of the Week
MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – Three UW-Eau Claire student-athletes have been named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Athletes of the Week, WIAC Assistant Commissioner for Media Relations Matt Stanek announced today.

October 20, 2012
Volleyball Snaps Seven Game Win Streak, Suffers Two Losses
ELMHURST, Ill. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire volleyball team came up short at the second and final day of the Elmhurst College Tournament in Illinois today. The Blugolds faced two nationally ranked squads, losing both matches and snapping a seven game winning streak. The team went 2-2 in tournament play this weekend.

October 19, 2012
Volleyball Pushes Win Streak to Seven at Elmhurst Tourney
ELMHURST, Ill. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire volleyball team won two matches at the Elmhurst College Tournament in Illinois today, increasing its winning streak to seven.

October 17, 2012
Blugold Volleyball Defeats UW-River Falls 3-1
RIVER FALLS, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – After a week off, the UW-Eau Claire volleyball team got back on the court tonight and defeated UW-River Falls 3-1 at the Karges Center, picking up its fifth straight win.

October 10, 2012
Volleyball Sweeps Yellowjackets for Fourth Straight Win
SUPERIOR, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire women’s volleyball team won its fourth match in a row, defeating UW-Superior 3-0 at Mertz Mortorelli Gymnasium tonight.

October 6, 2012
Volleyball Defeats UW-Oshkosh in Regular Season Home Finale
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - Playing in its final regular season home match, the UW-Eau Claire women's volleyball team recorded a 3-0 victory over UW-Oshkosh in the McPhee Physical Education Center today.

October 3, 2012
Volleyball Takes Two in Duluth
DULUTH, Minn. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire women's volleyball team picked up two wins at Reif Gymnasium on the campus of the College of St. Scholastica tonight.

September 29, 2012
Volleyball Splits on Final Day of St. Norbert Tournament
DE PERE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire women’s volleyball team opened the day with a 3-0 win over UW-Superior but then fell to host St. Norbert College 3-0 on the final day of the St. Norbert Tournament at Schuldes Sports Center.

September 28, 2012
Volleyball Wins Two on Day One of St. Norbert Tournament
DE PERE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire women’s volleyball dropped the first set of two matches but came back to win both on day one of the St. Norbert College Tournament at Schuldes Sports Center tonight.

September 26, 2012
Volleyball Splits Against Minnesota Opponents
ST. PAUL, Minn. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire women’s volleyball team won one and lost one in Minnesota at Schoenecker Arena on the campus of the University of St. Thomas (Minn.) tonight.

September 22, 2012
Volleyball Falls Short to 13th-Ranked UW-Whitewater
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – Despite winning the first two sets, the UW-Eau Claire women’s volleyball team dropped the final three as 13th-ranked UW-Whitewater won 3-2 in the McPhee Physical Education Center today.

September 21, 2012
Volleyball Drops Close Match to Nationally-Ranked Pointers
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire women’s volleyball team played 24th-ranked UW-Stevens Point close the entire match but the Pointers came out on top 3-2 in the McPhee Physical Education Center tonight.

September 19, 2012
Volleyball Opens WIAC Schedule with 3-0 Win over Stout
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire volleyball team kicked off its conference schedule with a 3-0 victory over UW-Stout in the McPhee Physical Education Center tonight.

September 18, 2012
Volleyball to Host Youth Clinic and Breast Cancer Awareness Event
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire women’s volleyball team will hold a Youth Volleyball Clinic and Breast Cancer Awareness Day on Saturday, October 6 in the McPhee Physical Education Center.

September 15, 2012
Volleyball Splits on Final Day of Cornell Classic
MOUNT VERNON, Iowa (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire women’s volleyball team ended the two-day Cornell College Classic with a win and a loss, opening with a 3-1 loss against Bethel University (Minn.) before defeating St. Olaf College (Minn.) 3-2.

September 14, 2012
Volleyballs Wins Two on Day One of Cornell College Classic
MOUNT VERNON, Iowa (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire volleyball team picked up two wins on the opening day of the Cornell College Classic today.

September 8, 2012
Volleyball Defeats Coe, Falls to St. Scholastica at Augsburg Invite
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire volleyball team completed the two-day Augsburg College Invitational with a win and a loss on Saturday at Si Melby Hall.

September 7, 2012
Volleyball Splits on Day One of Augsburg Invitational
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire women’s volleyball team split on the first day of the Augsburg College Invitational at Si Melby Hall today.

September 5, 2012
Four Blugolds Named WIAC Athletes of the Week
MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – Four UW-Eau Claire student-athletes have been named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) athletes of the week, WIAC Assistant Commissioner for Media Relations Matt Stanek announced today.

September 5, 2012
Volleyball Handed 3-0 Loss at Viterbo University
LA CROSSE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire women’s volleyball team had a tough night at Viterbo University, falling 3-0 (25-19, 25-20, 25-12) to the V-Hawks.

September 1, 2012
Volleyball Splits on Final Day of Labor Day Classic
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire volleyball team split on the final day of its Labor Day Classic in the McPhee Physical Education Center, opening with a 3-0 win before falling later in the day 3-1.

August 31, 2012
Volleyball Opens 2012 with Two Wins at Home Classic
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire women’s volleyball team kicked off 2012 with a pair of victories on the first day of the UW-Eau Claire Labor Day Classic in the McPhee Physical Education Center.

August 29, 2012
Volleyball Season Preview: Blugolds Start Season with Labor Day Classic
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire volleyball team will open the 2012 season Friday (Aug. 31), when they host the annual Labor Day Classic.

August 16, 2012
Blugold Student-Athletes Visit Camp Wabi
NEW AUBURN, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – On Wednesday, UW-Eau Claire football and volleyball players attended Camp Wabi, a camp offered through Mayo Clinic Health System and the YMCA for kids who struggle with obesity, to encourage campers.

August 15, 2012
WIAC Preview: Volleyball Picked to Finish Third in WIAC
MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, the defending conference tri-champion, is the favorite to secure the 2012 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) women’s volleyball championship, according to a preseason poll conducted by the league’s sports information directors.