UW-Eau Claire introduces new athletic directorDaniel Schumacher is the newly named athletic director at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. Hear what his goals are for Blugold athletics, and the student-athletes who participate.
The Jig's Up - Blugold Ice Fishing Contest - February 8, 2014Saturday, February 8, 6am-1:30pm on Lake Altoona at the County Park. Each participant may register one fish per ticket; tickets are $25 with no limit on the number of tickets an individual can purchase. $15,000 in cash and prizes, prizes awarded for the top 100 fish by weight so even a small fish can win big!
Food and beverages will be available. Parking on the ice is free; parking in the County Park is $3.00.
All state regulations and bag limits apply to this rule and no person may bring in more than the legal limit of fish allowed, which for this contest includes northern, walleye, pan fish (perch, bluegills, crappies), and bass.
Purchase tickets at the following locations:
On-line at www.blugolds.com until 9am February 7
Mega Foods West
Mega Foods East
UWEC McPhee Information Office, 8-4:30pm
UWEC Hilltop Recreation Center Office, 8-4:30pm
All proceeds will support student leadership. Event sponsored by University Recreation and Blugold Athletics along with our title sponsor Scheels. For contest rules and additional information, visit www.blugolds.com or contact Andy Jepsen at 715-836-2176.
Blugold Minute: Oct. 1-7It was a busy week on campus last week. Here's a look at some of the major events that took place, and a quick look at what's coming up here on Wisconsin's most beautiful campus.
Ken Anderson Court DedicationOn Saturday, Feb. 4, the basketball court in Zorn Arena at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire was named in honor of Ken Anderson. Of basketball coaches at all levels of the college ranks who have won at least 600 games, only the legendary John Wooden of UCLA has a higher winning percentage than coach Anderson
Ken Anderson Court AnnouncementLegendary Blugold basketball coach Ken Anderson will have the court in Zorn Arena named after him during a ceremony in February. Former players led the effort to have the Ken Anderson Court become a reality. UW-Eau Claire Chancellor Brian Levin-Stankevich made the announcement Dec.16
Ask the AD, With Scott Kilgallon - Sept. 15, 2011UW-Eau Claire Director of Athletics Scott Kilgallon discusses Blugold Athletics. In this video, he highlights some things Blugold student-athletes have done on the field, in the classroom and in the community.