WIAC teams kicked off conference football play across Wisconsin. UW-Eau Claire traveled west to take on UW-Stevens Point, UW-La Crosse hosted UW-Stout, and UW-River Falls took on UW-Platteville. In more Blugolds action, women’s soccer battled to a draw with UW-Whitewater, and volleyball defeated both Cornell College (IA) and Coe College (IA). The Chippewa Steel topped the Fairbanks Ice Dogs for their 2nd straight home win.
Prep football teams are entering the final stretch of the season in Week 7. Regis battled with Stanley-Boyd, Elk Mound traveled south to Mondovi, Durand-Arkansaw took on Fall Creek, Menomonie fell to New Richmond, Eau Claire North squared off with Hudson, Chippewa Falls made the trip west to River Falls, and Eau Claire Memorial topped Superior.
Prep volleyball dominated the evening in the Chippewa Valley. Eau Claire North hosted Eau Claire Memorial in the crosstown showdown, McDonell made the trek south to Osseo-Fairchild, Thorp battled Regis, and Bloomer topped Stanley-Boyd. In prep soccer, Chippewa Falls battled North to a draw in a resumed game, while UW-Eau Claire topped Northern Michigan in college men’s soccer action.
Regis faced off with Elk Mound in the first Cloverbelt football game of the year. Grantsburg took down Oconto Falls in a neutral site contest. New Auburn topped Greenwood in 8-man football action. In prep swimming, Eau Claire Memorial squared off with D.C. Everest. Area volleyball teams squared off including Fall Creek, Altoona, and Barron. Also, Memorial took on Rice Lake in girls tennis.
UW-Eau Claire football prepares for its first game of the season against Concordia-Moorhead. Blugold volleyball scrimmages with St. Olaf as they prepare for their first game action this weekend. Also, scores from the 2023 Husky Invite in prep girls golf.
Prep football Week 2 wraps up with a matchup at Carson Park as Regis played host to Bloomer. Eau Claire North squared off with both Sparta and Holmen in boys soccer. Altoona girls tennis maintained their dominant stretch with wins over Antigo, West Salem, and Eau Claire North. The Chippewa Valley Vipers Rugby Club hosted their first ever tournament at Casper Park. UW-Eau Claire announced the hiring of Michael Rhodovi as the head coach of women’s lacrosse. Prep cross country took to the trail in Eau Claire. Full results can be found at the link below.
Prep football enters Week 2 with plenty of action across Western Wisconsin. Eau Claire Memorial hosts La Crosse Central, Fall Creek takes on Augusta, Osseo-Fairchild battles with Altoona, Hudson faces off with SPASH, Menomonie travels to DeForest, and Rice Lake squares off with Superior.
Week two of the prep football season kicks off with Eau Claire North taking on La Crosse Central (North winning 35-34 in overtime) and Chippewa Falls travelling to DC Everest. On the pitch, Eau Claire North and La Crosse Logan battle in boys soccer. Plus, prep girls tennis action from Eau Claire Memorial and McDonell/Regis.