Beaver Dam’s Tara Stauffacher was the recent recipient of a prestigious award. Wissports.net gave the UW commit the Pat Richter Award as the Triple Threat Athlete of the Year. The designation is awarded to the top boys and girls three-sport athletes in the state. Stauffacher was an eleven time varsity-winner in volleyball, basketball and track and field. She also amassed a 104-5 record during her storied Golden Beaver basketball career and won three consecutive Division 2 State Championships.