Local Colleges

Blugolds football start fresh as Larson begins first fall

There were most certainly some concrete requirements applicants for the then-vacant UW-Eau Claire football coach position had to come armed with.

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Joe Ziemer: New Blugolds coach Larson in it for long haul

Dan Larson is an avid runner.

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Blugolds open fall football camp with new systems to learn

Dan Larson’s first order of business as coach of the UW-Eau Claire football team, a post he’s held since January, was getting down to the bare bones and starting

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Blugolds football picked to finish last in WIAC

UW-Eau Claire is picked to finish last in the WIAC football preseason poll of conference coaches and sports information directors.

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Blue Devils' Atchison-Keolanu an All-American

UW-Stout offensive guard Kane’ala Atchison-Keolanu was named a second-team preseason All-American on Monday by D3football.com.

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UW-Eau Claire athletics: Schumacher hoping Blugolds make jump in third year under his watch

UW-Eau Claire athletic director Dan Schumacher is about to enter his third year at the helm. In that short time, his presence has been felt in a major way. 

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Dahl earns academic honor

Eau Claire Memorial product Alexander Dahl, a senior-to-be with the St. Lawrence men’s hockey program, was named to the Eastern College Athletic Conference all-

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Y women's college league gives players chance to work on game in competitive environment

On an abnormally hot July night in the steamy Schaaf Gym at the Eau Claire YMCA — with the squeaking of basketball shoes and humming of the two gigantic fans rattling

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Women's basketball coach Pat Summitt left mark on area coaches

Diane Schofield, a 1998 graduate of Menomonie, heard the news on the morning of June 28. Pat Summitt, the legendary Tennessee women’s basketball coach, died of

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UW-Stout's Hernandez named All-American Scholar

UW-Stout sophomore Rachel Hernandez was named a 2015-16 All-American Scholar by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association on Wednesday.

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Blugolds offer volleyball camps

Registration is open for UW-Eau Claire’s volleyball camps.

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Former Blugold Steen ready for U.S. Trials

After his final throw at Luck High School, Roger Steen thought that was it for his track and field days.

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Joe Ziemer column: Ellenson goes from Rice Lake to the big time

It’s quite a sight. Henry Ellenson shaking hands with NBA commissioner Adam Silver while half of Rice Lake celebrates in the stands.

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Blugolds to hold golf outing to support football program

The UW-Eau Claire football team will host the 17th annual Walker Golf Open at noon July 23 at Lake Hallie Golf Course.

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Hanson named All-American

UW-Eau Claire junior Brady Hanson recently was named a Division III third-team All-American by the Golf Coaches Association of America.

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