Wampler, Wright St. fall in title game

Eau Claire Regis graduate Bill Wampler scored a team-high 16 points, but his Wright State Raiders fell to Northern Kentucky 77-66 in the Horizon League tournament championship game on Tuesday.

The Raiders were seeking a second straight NCAA tournament berth. Northern Kentucky advances to the national tournament with the Horizon League’s automatic bid.

Wampler is a junior for Wright State.

Wilson named athlete of week

UW-Stout’s Jordan Wilson was named the WIAC baseball player of the week on Tuesday.

Wilson, an Eau Claire native, went 4 for 10 in a two-game sweep of Principia over the weekend. He drove in six runs for the Blue Devils and knocked a home run in the second game of the series.

From staff reports