2016 Women's Cross Country News

  • Cross Country teams earn USTFCCCA academic honors
    February 16, 2017
    NEW ORLEANS (Blugolds.com) – The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced the NCAA Division III Men’s and Women’s Scholar Teams of the Year for the 2016 cross country season, with both Blugold squads making the list.
  • Cross Country team award winners announced
    December 19, 2016
    EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (blugolds.com) -The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire cross country program announced the 2016 team awards on Sunday, December 11th at their year-end banquet. The awards, which are decided by team voting, include: Most Valuable Newcomer, Most Improved, Most Valuable, and the Blugold Award.
  • Women runner’s Fischer and Marek represent team at Nationals; run Personal Bests
    November 19, 2016
    Louisville, Kentucky (Blugolds.com) – This past Saturday about 600 miles from home, runners Callie Fischer (Jr. - Ashwaubenon, WI/Ashwaubenon) and Morgan Marek (So. - Muskego, WI/Muskego) represented the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s cross country in the NCAA Division III National Championships.
  • Women’s Cross Country places 5th at regionals; Marek and Fischer advance
    November 12, 2016
    Winneconne, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – In their most competitive meet of the year, the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s cross country team placed fifth place at the NCAA Division III Regional Meet and advanced two individuals to this weekend’s national championships.
  • Men and Women Runners Compete Together at Gender Equity Invite
    November 05, 2016
    Platteville, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – In a meet unlike any other this year, the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s and women’s cross country teams competed together in the same field at the Pioneer Gender-Equity Invited hosted by UW-Platteville. As a combined team, the Blugolds took first place, scoring 74 points and narrowly beating UW-La Crosse’s co-ed squad (81).
  • Women's Cross Country finishes third at WIAC Championships
    October 29, 2016
    STEVENS POINT, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s cross country team finished third at the 2016 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Women’s Cross Country Championship (Presented by Culver’s) at Wisconsin River Golf Club on Saturday.
  • Five Blugolds Earn Athlete of the Week Honors
    October 25, 2016
    MADISON, Wis. (blugolds.com) - Several UW- Eau Claire athletes named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Athlete of the Week honors this morning as announced by Assistant Commissioner of Media Relations, Matt Stanek. These Athletes include: women's cross-country runner Erika Owens, football kicker Austin Kolden, swimmers Collin Miller and Samantha Senczyszyn, and diver Dylan Glumac.
  • Blugold Women show off team depth; win UW-Eau Claire 5k
    October 21, 2016
    Eau Claire, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – Showing off their team depth on Friday, the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s cross country team bested UW-Stout in the UW-Eau Claire 5k.
  • Women’s cross country eighth at Oshkosh Invitational
    October 15, 2016
    Winneconne, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – On a cloudy, wet day, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s cross country team held their own among against some elite competition, placing eighth out of 36 teams. Out of the teams in Midwest region, the women were fourth.
  • Fischer Earns WIAC Athlete of the Week Honors
    October 04, 2016
    MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire women’s cross country runner Callie Fischer was named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Athlete of the Week as announced by Assistant Commissioner of Media Relations, Matt Stanek.
  • Women's Cross Country 3rd at Blugold Invite
    September 30, 2016
    Colfax, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – On a Friday afternoon perfect for racing, the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s cross country team had a big day, placing third overall at the Blugold Invitational.
  • Three Blugolds Earn WIAC Athlete of the Week Honors
    September 20, 2016
    MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire volleyball middle hitter Madelyn Pashibin (Minneapolis, Minn./ Southwest), men's cross country runner Darin Lau (Eau Claire, Wis./ Immanuel) , and women's tennis player Sarah Henderson (Prior Lake, Minn.) 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.
  • Women’s Cross Country Takes Fourth at St. Olaf Invitational
    September 17, 2016
    Northfield, Minn. (Blugolds.com) – Early on a cloudy Saturday morning, the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire’s women’s cross country team raced at the St. Olaf Invitational, earning fourth place in a field of 23 teams.
  • Cross Country Preview: Expectations High for Women Runners
    September 12, 2016
    EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – Following 2015’s 16th place finish at the NCAA Division III National Championship meet, the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire women’s cross country team has high expectations for the upcoming season.