In the classroom, in the community and on the playing field, UW-Eau Claire’s athletics program had an exceptional 2012-13 season. Athletically, the Blugolds finished 14th out of more than 430 NCAA Division III schools in the Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup, which measures success based on NCAA finishes. The men’s hockey team highlighted the year with > Full story.
The 2012-13 winter sports season at UW-Eau Claire was one for the books. Coming into the season, the men’s hockey team had never even won a conference title but ended the 2012-13 season in Lake Placid, N.Y., capturing the 2013 NCAA Division III championship, the team’s first NCAA title and second national title in history. > Full story.
The Blugold athletics program had another successful season last year. In the 2011-12 NCAA Division III Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup Standings, which measures the success of programs from around the country based on performance at national championships, the Blugolds finished in 15th place out of more than 430 institutions. It was the sixth year in > Full story.
The Blugolds had a strong 2010-11 season, finishing in 14th place out of more than 430 schools in the Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings, an award based on finishes at NCAA national championships. Throughout the year, 13 of the Blugolds’ 22 teams were represented at national championships. Women’s cross country had the best finish of > Full story.
The Blugold athletics program has done well this season. In the initial NCAA Division III Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings, which measure the success of programs from around the country, the Blugolds are in 28th place out of more than 430 institutions. So far this year, the women’s cross country team leads the athletics program > Full story.
The Blugold athletics program had an exceptional season during 2009-10. Out of more than 430 schools in NCAA Division III, the Blugolds finished 16th in the Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings. In addition to its success in sports, the program won a national community service award, and the group of more than 500 student-athletes combined > Full story.
The Blugold athletics program has had an exceptional year so far. After the fall season, the Blugolds were in 13th place out of more than 450 NCAA Division III schools in the country, according to the Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings. The Blugolds also won a Jostens/National Association of Division III Athletic Administrators Community Service > Full story.
The 2008-09 athletics season was one of the most successful in UW-Eau Claire’s history as the Blugolds finished 12th out of more than 420 NCAA Division III schools in the country. The 581 Blugold athletes also garnered a program-best cumulative grade-point average of 3.11. Two athletes earned NCAA Division III national titles in track and > Full story.
The women’s basketball team competed in the Division III tournament for the second year in a row after finishing third in the conference. The team advanced to the second round of the championship before falling. Heidi Arciszewski and Heather Witt both earned first-team All-Conference honors, while Arciszewski also was honored on the D3hoops.com All-Central Region > Full story.
Last fall the Blugolds had yet another impressive showing, not only at the conference level but also at the national level. Of the seven conference championship fall sports the UW-Eau Claire athletics program supports, none finished lower than fourth place. The women’s cross country team won the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference title for the second > Full story.