Archive for December, 2003
The Gustavus women's basketball team suffered its first loss of the season falling to Whitworth College 87-75 in the championship game of the Whitworth Holiday Classic.
The women's basketball team defeated Whitman College 73-62 in the first round of the Whitworth College Holiday Classic played in Spokane, Washington on Monday, Dec. 29. Angie Peterson led the Gusties with 29 points. Gustavus is now 6-0 on the season.
The Gustavus men's basketball team took control in the second half and went on the post an 84-72 win over Thomas More College at the Whitworth College Hawaiian Classic in Honolulu.
Brian McFadden hit a jumper in the key with 1.7 seconds left in the game to lift defending NAIA Division I champion Concordia University to an 80-79 win over 2003 NCAA Division III runner-up Gustavus Adolphus in Honolulu, Hawaii.
The Gustavus Adolphus College women's hockey team will travel to Switzerland, France and Italy over the holiday break. Coach Mike Carroll and his squad will leave Saturday, December 27 and return Sunday, January 4.
The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) has released its 2003 Division III Men's Soccer All-America team and Gustavus Adolphus College midfielder Bobby Kroog has been named to the second team.
First year goaltender Kara Meyer (Detroit Lakes, Minn.) has been named MIAC Women's Hockey Player of the Week for her efforts in a weekend sweep of Augsburg.
The MIAC men's soccer coaches have released the 2003 all-conference team and three Gusties have been named to the squad. They are junior midfielder Joe Hartwell, sophomore midfielder Bobby Kroog and senior midfielder Scott Storlie.
Gustavus Adolphus College Men's Soccer Coach Larry Zelenz has been named Coach of the Year by the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) men's soccer coaches.
The Gustavus women's basketball team held off a scrappy St. Olaf team and posted a 74-70 win at Gus Young Court in St. Peter. Gustavus improves to 4-0 overall and 3-0 in the MIAC, while St. Olaf falls to 0-6 overall and 0-3 in the MIAC.