2016-17 Women's Hockey News

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    March 04, 2017
    Women's Hockey falls in OT in WIAC title game RIVER FALLS, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – Playing in their first Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Championship, the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team came up just short of their first O’Brien Cup, falling 3-2 in overtime to No. 3 UW-River Falls.
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    March 03, 2017
    Eight Blugolds earn Women's Hockey All-WIAC honors MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) office announced the 2017 All-WIAC women's hockey awards on Friday, with the Blugolds landing four players on the First Team and four on the Honorable Mention Team.
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    February 25, 2017
    Women's Hockey advances to WIAC Championship EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women's hockey team advanced to the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Championship (presented by Culver's) after defeating UW-Stevens Point 3-2 on Saturday.
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    February 24, 2017
    Women's Hockey takes down Pointers, 4-1 EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team started Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Championship (presented by Culver’s) play Friday, taking down UW-Stevens Point by a score of 4-1.
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    February 17, 2017
    WIAC Men's and Women's Hockey ticket information released EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men's and women's hockey team will host Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Semifinals at Hobbs Ice Arena Feb. 24-25.
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    February 14, 2017
    Knetter Named WIAC Athlete of the Week MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - UW-Eau Claire women's hockey forward Kelly Knetter (Wausau, Wis/West) has been named WIAC Athlete of the Week, it was announced today by WIAC Assistant Commissioner of Media Relations Matt Stanek.
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    February 11, 2017
    Women's Hockey comes up short against Falcons RIVER FALLS, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team took on No. 2 UW-River Falls on Saturday night, falling to the Falcons by a score of 3-2.
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    February 10, 2017
    Women's Hockey sets school record in 3-1 over No. 2 Falcons EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team made history on Friday night, defeating No. 2 UW-River Falls 3-1 to earn their 16th win, setting a program record for wins in a season.
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    February 04, 2017
    Women's Hockey shoots past Pointers EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire women’s hockey team avenged Friday's loss to UW–Stevens Point with a 4-3 win over the Pointers at Hobbs Ice Arena on Saturday night.
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    February 03, 2017
    Women's Hockey falls to Pointers STEVENS POINT, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team took on UW-Stevens Point on Friday night, falling to the Pointers 3-0 at Ice Hawks Arena.
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    January 27, 2017
    Women's Hockey falls to Pointers, 2-1 STEVENS POINT, Wis. (blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team went on the road for another Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) match-up on Friday night, falling to the Pointers, 2-1.
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    January 24, 2017
    Wilson & Knochenmus Named WIAC Athletes of the Week MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - UW-Eau Claire men's hockey Adam Knochenmus (Roseau, Minn.), women's hockey forward Lexi Wilson (Eagan, Minn) have both been named WIAC Athletes of the Week, it was announced today by WIAC Assistant Commissioner of Media Relations Matt Stanek.
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    January 21, 2017
    Women's Hockey wins third straight in 4-1 win over Superior SUPERIOR, Wis. (blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team looked to close out the weekend with another conference win as they took on the UW-Superior Yellowjackets. The Blugolds came into the game off a 4-1 win on Friday night against Superior.
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    January 20, 2017
    Women's Hockey dominates Yellowjackets The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team looked to extend their three-game winning streak on Friday night as they played the UW-Superior Yellowjackets for another Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) showdown. Earlier in the season, the Blugolds fell to Superior 3-1, but have elevated their game ever since.
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    January 10, 2017
    Connolly and Erickson Named WIAC Athletes of the Week MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) -UW-Eau Claire women's hockey goalie Erin Connolly (Mequon, Wis./Homestead) and women's gymnast Tori Erickson (Woodbury, Minn.) have each been named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Athletes of the Week, WIAC Assistant Commissioner for Media Relations Matt Stanek announced today.
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    January 07, 2017
    Women's Hockey blanks Auggies, 5-0 EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team was out for revenge on Saturday afternoon after coming up short in a 1-0 loss to the Augsburg College Auggies at Hobbs Ice Arena on Friday. The Blugolds would make the trip to Minneapolis, MN for a rematch in their double header weekend against the Auggies and come away with a 5-0 win.
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    January 06, 2017
    Women's Hockey falls to Augsburg EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team started their weekend off at home in the first game of a double header against the Augsburg College but fell to the Auggies by a score of 1-0.
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    January 04, 2017
    Power play goal lifts Blugolds over St. Olaf EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team took to the ice for the first time in 2017 as they faced the Oles from St. Olaf College, coming away with a 1-0 win.
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    December 31, 2016
    Blugolds skate past Wildcats to end 2016 EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (blugolds.com0 -The University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire women’s hockey team ended 2016 with a dominating performance over St. Catherine University on Saturday.The stellar Blugold powerplay didn’t capitalize today, but controlled the puck in the offensive zone for a majority of the game.
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    December 13, 2016
    Bauer Named WIAC Athlete of the Week MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – UW-Eau Claire women's hockey forward Elizabeth Bauer (Wausau Wis./ Wausau East) has been named the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Women's Hockey Athlete of the Week, it was announced today by WIAC Assistant Commissioner for Media Relations Matt Stanek.
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    December 10, 2016
    Women's Hockey skates to 1-1 tie with Marian EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team wrapped up their fourth game in six days with a 1-1 tie with Marian University Saturday night at Hobbs Ice Arena.
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    December 09, 2016
    Women's Hockey flies past Cardinals, 5-1 EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women's hockey team started the weekend off at home against the Saint Mary's Cardinals at Hobbs Ice Arena with the Blugolds coming away with a 5-1 win.
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    December 07, 2016
    Blugolds edge Pipers in overtime ST. PAUL, Minn. (blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team took to the road for their second game of the week as they traveled to St. Paul to take on the Hamline University. The Blugolds came away with a 3-2 win in overtime, bringing their road record to an impressive 6-1.
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    December 05, 2016
    Women’s Hockey skates past Blazers, 5-3 EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey returned to the ice Monday night as the College of St. Benedict Blazers came to town for a non-conference meeting. The Blugolds looked to bounce back after a tough 3-2 road loss to Gustavus Adolphus (MN) last Tuesday.
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    November 29, 2016
    Women's Hockey comes up short against Gustavus ST. PETER, Minn. (blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team came up short on Tuesday night, falling to Gustavus Adolphus College, 3-2.
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    November 26, 2016
    Women's Hockey shuts out Cardinals WINONA, Minn. (Blugolds.com) – Coming off a big win over the second-ranked University of Wisconsin-River Falls, the UW-Eau Claire women’s hockey team continued their hot start to the season with a 4-0 win over Saint Mary’s University on Saturday.
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    November 22, 2016
    Moore and Wittig WIAC Athletes of the Week MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire's Patrick Moore and Courtney Wittig have each been named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Athletes of the Week, it was announced today by Assistant Commissioner of Media Relations Matt Stanek.
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    November 19, 2016
    Women's Hockey takes down No. 2 Falcons EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team earned a big win Saturday night, defeating No. 2 UW-River Falls and last season’s national runner-up, 4-2 in Hobbs Ice Arena.
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    November 18, 2016
    Women's Hockey falls to Superior By Nick Hoven, UWEC Sports Information EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women?s hockey team started Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) play Friday night against UW-Superior, falling to the Yellowjackets 3-1.
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    November 09, 2016
    Women's Hockey shuts out Oles NORTHFIELD, Minn. (blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team earned another road victory Wednesday night, defeating St. Olaf 2-0.
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    November 05, 2016
    Women’s Hockey comes up short against Gusties EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - After Friday’s overtime loss to Hamline University, the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team took on their third Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) foe in three games, falling to Gustavus Adolphus 3-1.
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    November 04, 2016
    Women's hockey falls to Hamline in OT EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team hosted Hamline University for their home opener on Friday night, falling to the Pipers 4-3 in overtime.
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    November 01, 2016
    Women’s Hockey downs No. 6 Tommies, improves to 3-0 MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team continued their hot start on Tuesday night, defeating No. 6-ranked (USCHO) University of St. Thomas 4-1 to improve to 3-0 on the season.
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    October 29, 2016
    Wittig scores four goals as Blugolds sweep Lions HANCOCK, Mich. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team earned their first sweep of the season, defeating Finlandia University 8-3 on Saturday.
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    October 28, 2016
    Women’s Hockey scores two unanswered goals to secure win over Finlandia HANCOCK, Mich. (Blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s hockey team started the 2016-17 season with a win over Finlandia University on Friday night, 2-1.