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WIAC honors released

UW-Eau Claire women’s hockey’s Stephanie Martin and Blugold swimmer Michael Bylander earned athlete of the week honors in their respective sports on Tuesday.

Martin shut out No. 4 UW-River Falls in a 2-0 victory this week. She has only allowed four goals during a 7-0 start for the team and has a save percentage of .945.

Bylander won two events against Division II St. Cloud State, the 200-yard individual medley and the 100-yard breaststroke.

Eau Claire native Evan Plummer, now at UW-Stevens Point, is the WIAC’s diver of the week. He won both the one- and three-meter dives against UW-Whitewater.

UW-EC women’s hockey 8-0

UW-Eau Claire women’s hockey got the final two goals of the game to earn a 3-2 win against Hamline Tuesday and move to 8-0.

Emily Hart scored the equalizer late in the second period and Drew Deanovich had the game-winning tally in the third. Hanna Zavoral accounted for the Blugolds’ first goal of the night.

From staff reports