Adam Fravert had 21 points, 13 rebounds and five assists and the UW-Oshkosh men’s basketball team beat Ramapo College 73-57 on Friday night in an NCAA Division III semifinal in Salem, Va. Brett Wittchow added 18 points for the Titans, who will face Nebraska Wesleyan in today’s championship game. SOFTBALL: The UW-Eau Claire softball team opened its spring break trip Friday with a 6-4 win over Pomona-Pitzer and a 5-0 win over Albright in Clermont, Fla. Katie Rongstad and
THURSDAY, MARCH 15 Prep Boys basketball: WIAA state tournament at Kohl Center in Madison. College Baseball: UW-Stout vs. Lakeland, 11 a.m. at Fort Myers, Fla. Softball: UW-Stout vs. Lasell College, noon, UW-Stout vs. Bethel, 4:30 p.m. at Clermont, Fla. FRIDAY, MARCH 16 Prep Boys basketball: WIAA state tournament at Kohl Center in Madison. Track and field: Cadott, Osseo-Fairchild, Stanley-Boyd, Augusta, Colfax, Durand at Tomahawk Indoor Invite at UW-Eau Claire, 4 p.m. College
Eau Claire North senior point guard Jack Kron announced on Twitter on Wednesday that he had committed to play college basketball for UW-Eau Claire. Kron, a first-team All-Big Rivers Conference selection, averaged 15.7 points and 4.6 assists per game as a senior to lead the Huskies to their second consecutive conference title. In other news ... — UW-Stout senior Sam Elsner was named the NCAA Division III field athlete of the year on Wednesday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross
The UW-Stout softball team ran its Florida win streak to six in a row Tuesday with a 10-2 win over Albright College and a 5-4, eight-inning victory over Olivet College in Minneola, Fla. Against Albright, Kyncaide Diedrich was 4-for-4 with three RBIs and two stolen bases, while Mary Iliopoulos was 3-for-3 with a home run. Pinch-runner Kate Horn and Diedrich came around to score on a throwing error in the top of the eighth to lift the Blue Devils against Olivet. Diedrich homered and drove in
UW-Stout senior Sam Elsner won a national title in the shot put Saturday at the NCAA Division III indoor track and field championships in Birmingham, Ala. The Portage grad from Pardeeville threw 57 feet, 11.75 inches on his second toss of the first round and the mark stood up through the four remaining rounds. UW-Eau Claire’s David Kornack was second, 1½ inches back. Elsner is the second Blue Devil to win shot put gold after Jason Lehman in 1997. The senior was second in the
Emma Peterson’s goal 1 minute, 2 seconds into the third overtime lifted UW-Eau Claire to a 2-1 victory over Gustavus Adolphus in 101-minute long NCAA Division III first-round tournament game Friday night in St. Peter, Minn. The game was the longest in women’s NCAA tournament history. Elizabeth Bauer and Courtney Wittig assisted on the goal, which sent the Blugolds to a quarterfinal matchup with Hamline tonight. UW-Eau Claire took a 2-0 lead in the first period on goals by Kelly
Sarah Glidden is bringing home at least one national title. Today the UW-Eau Claire senior will try to make it two. The Hortonville grad used big efforts in the 60-meter hurdles and 800 to win the pentathlon national title with 3,632 points Friday at the NCAA Division III indoor track and field championships in Birmingham, Ala. Glidden can add some more hardware in today’s 1,600 relay final. She ran the anchor Friday and — along with Ashleigh Buergi, Lizzy Keena and Glory Hecker
Charlie Noone scored 23 of his career-high 32 points in the second half as UW-Oshkosh beat Emory University 93-72 on Friday in the third round of the NCAA Division III men’s basketball tournament in Rock Island, Ill. The Titans advanced to face Augustana College, the regional host, in today’s Elite Eight matchup. Noone was 10for-15 from the floor and 8-for-12 from 3-point range. He’s scored 58 points in UW-Oshkosh’s three postseason games. Adam Fravert added 14 points
SATURDAY, MARCH 10 Prep Boys basketball: WIAA sectional finals. Girls basketball: WIAA state tournament at Resch Center in Green Bay. College Indoor track and field: NCAA Division III championships at Birmingham, Ala. Wrestling: NCAA Division III championships at Cleveland, Ohio.
UW-Eau Claire was picked fourth and UW-Stout fifth in a WIAC softball preseason poll of the conference’s coaches and sports information directors released Thursday. Defending champ UW-Whitewater was the top pick, followed by UW-La Crosse and UW-Oshkosh.