Archive for December, 2005
The Gustavus women's hockey team recorded a 3-1 win over Hamline at Drake Arena in St. Paul, Minn. on Thursday evening. All three Gustie goals were scored on the power play. Kelly Crandall led Gustavus in scoring with one goal and one assist for two points.
Gustavus Adolphus men's soccer players Bobby Kroog and Jordan Iblings have been named to the 2005 National Soccer Coaches Association of America/adidas All-West Region Team. Kroog makes his third consecutive appearance on the first team, while Iblings is being honored for the first time.
The Gustavus women's basketball team dropped to 2-2 in the MIAC with a 67-53 loss to St. Thomas in St. Peter, Minn. on Wednesday night. The Gusties closed to within four points (47-51) with 7:26 left in the game, but the Tommies finished with a 16-6 run to claim the 14-point victory. Erica Opdahl led St. Thomas with 23 points, while Bri Monahan led Gustavus with 17 points.
The Gustavus men's basketball team suffered its first loss of the 2005-06 season falling to St. Thomas 87-51 in St. Peter on Wednesday night. St. Thomas was led by junior Isaac Rosefelt with 27 points, 14 rebounds, and nine blocks, while Gustavus was led by Phil Sowden with 12 points.
Four Gustavus Adolphus football players have been named Second Team All-Conference by a vote of the league's coaches. Sophomore Jordan Stolp was named to the second team for the second year in a row, while senior tight end Jamie Germscheid, junior nose guard Nick David and sophomore linebacker Jared Sieling each brought home honors for the first time.
Gustavus Adolphus College junior Scott Hagemeyer was named Co-Minnesota Intercolllegiate Athletic Conference Swimmer of the Week for his performances at the Carthage Invitational last weekend. Hagemeyer shared Swimmer of the Week honors with Mark Glineburg of St. Olaf.
Gustavus Adolphus College senior Keith Detlefsen has been named Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Men's Hockey Player of the Week for his performances in two games against Concordia last weekend.
Gustavus Adolphus College sophomore Trevor Wittwer has been named Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week for his performances against Hamline and Concordia last week.
The Gustavus women's basketball team survived early foul trouble by post players Erin Boese and Bri Monahan and held off a late rally by St. Catherine to win 72-68 Monday night in St. Peter. Boese and Monahan scored 15 and 14 points, respectively, to lead the Gusties who moved to 4-2 overall, 2-1 in the MIAC with the win. The Wildcats, led by Erin Petrich's 16 points, fell to 2-3 overall, 1-2 in the league. Gustavus will host St. Thomas on Wednesday evening.
Scott Hagemeyer eclipsed a pair of national "B" standards and Ben Hanson and Matt Stewart each recorded four top ten individual finishes as the Gustavus men's swimming and diving team claimed the team title at the 2005 TYR/CollegeSwimming.com Classic hosted by Carthage College on December 2-3. The Gusties edged host Carthage, 977.5-977, to win the meet. MIAC rival St. Olaf finished third with 958.5 points.