Wampler leads Wright St. to title game

Eau Claire Regis graduate Bill Wampler scored 18 points to help the Wright State men’s basketball team defeat UW-Green Bay 66-54 on Monday to advance to the Horizon League tournament title game.

Wampler added four rebounds for the top-seeded Raiders. Wright State will play for the Horizon League title and NCAA tournament berth that comes with it tonight at 6 p.m. on ESPN. The other semifinal was not complete by press time.

Hoeppner named All-Region

UW-Eau Claire women’s basketball player Hallee Hoeppner was named to the D3hoops.com first team All-Central Region squad on Monday.

UW-Stout’s Bailey Diersen was a second team all-region pick, while teammate Kyncaide Diedrich was a third team selection.

Hoeppner was the WIAC player of the year this season, while Diersen and Diedrich were both All-WIAC selections.

From staff reports