Two UW schools in NCAA Elite Eight
For the first time ever, two WIAC schools have made the Elite Eight in the NCAA Division 3 softball tournament.
The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater joined UW-Eau Claire in the national finals Monday by winning the Rock Island Regional.
The Warhawks beat top-seeded De Pauw 6-2 in eight innings.
Liz Yucius homered and singled for UW-Whitewater and Jessica Stang threw an eight-hitter to improve her record to 12-4.