Highlights and scores from around the area on Friday, including games in high school boys and girls basketball, boys hockey, men's and women's college hockey, and gymnastics.
Game week has arrived for the UW-Eau Claire football team. The Blugolds will kick off the 2018 season Saturday, in Dubuque, Iowa, against Loras College.
For the first time since Menomonie product Mason Stokke joined the Wisconsin football program, his name is on the Badgers two-deep roster, which was released Sunday.
The UW-Eau Claire Women’s Soccer team opens its season Friday afternoon at the University of Dubuque. The Blugolds have eight starters back from last season, when they finished 5-11-1 overall.
Wisconsin has suspended Quintez Cephus after authorities charged the wide receiver with two felony counts of sexual assault.
Wisconsin is ranked fourth in the Associated Press College Football preseason poll.
Eau Claire native and UW-Eau Claire senior Ryan Isaacson wraps up his college career at the NCAA Division III Men’s Golf Championship, while Altoona product and Wisconsin senior Gabby Curtis tees off in her first-ever NCAA Division I Women’s Golf Championship.
UW-Eau Claire’s Ryan Isaacson shoots a third round 73, Thursday, and is tied for 13th individually at the NCAA Division III Men’s Golf Championship.
UW-Eau Claire’s Ryan Isaacson shoots a 3-over par 75 in the second round of the NCAA Division II Men’s Golf Championships. Isaacson, who shot a 69 Tuesday to tie for second place in the individual standings, now sits at even par for the tournament, and is in a six-way tie for 12th.
UW-Eau Claire’s Ryan Isaacson is off to a good start at the NCAA Division III Men’s Golf Championships. Isaacson has six birdies as part of a first round 69, which has him tied for second place individually at 3-under par with Emory’s Matt Organisak.
Scores from WIAC baseball, as UW-Stout wraps up their season with a road doubleheader at UW-Platteville.