Eau Claire, WISCONSIN (WXOW) A former UW-La Crosse player will be watching this Saturday's UW-La Crosse vs. UW-Eau Claire game from a military hospital.
Second lieutenant Jason Church went to high school in Menomonie, and played for the Eagles from 2007-2011.
In August, he lost both legs below the knee when a roadside bomb exploded during his deployment in Afghanistan.
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