Archive for November, 2006
UW-Stevens Point scored three goals in the game's first seven minutes and added two others in the second period to hand the Gustavus Adolphus women's hockey team a 5-4 loss Saturday afternoon at Stevens Point, Wis. Margaret Dorer scored two goals and an assist to lead Gustavus. It was the season opener for the Gusties who will host UW-Superior on Tuesday evening at 7 p.m.
Men’s Soccer Defeats Loras 1-0 in NCAA First Round Match, Will Face Wartburg in Second Round on Sunday
The Gustavus men's soccer team defeated Loras 1-0 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament and the team will now face Wartburg College in a second round match on Sunday at 1:00 pm at Gustavus. The Knights defeated North Park 2-1 in a match that was played after the Gusties defeated the Duhawks on Saturday. Alex Groth scored the game-winning goal for Gustavus in 19th minute.
Two first-half touchdowns proved to be enough Saturday as the Gustavus Adolphus football team edged Carleton 14-10 in the team's season finale in Northfield. The Gustavus defense amassed five takeaways (four interceptions, one fumble) and Jordan Stolp threw a pair of touchdowns for the Gusties. Gustavus (6-4 overall, 4-4 MIAC) closed the year on a four-game winning streak.
The Gustavus Adolphus men's hockey team fell to 0-2-1 overall following a 5-3 loss to #6 UW-Superior Friday night. Eric Bigham, Sami Idris, and John Arundel each scored a goal for the Gusties, who finish off the weekend homestand with a non-conference game Saturday evening against St. Scholastica.
Gustavus Adolphus junior football player Jared Sieling (Watertown, Minn.) has been named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District V College Division Second Team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Sieling, a linebacker, carries a 3.79 grade point average with a major in physics. A total of 13 MIAC players were recognized on either the first or second team.
Gustavus Adolphus becomes the final MIAC women's hockey team to open its season Saturday evening when it drops the puck in a nonconference game at sixth-ranked UW-Stevens Point. The Gusties, who enter the season ranked third in the USCHO.com Division III Preseason Women's Poll, will then host fifth-ranked UW-Superior on Tuesday, Nov. 14.
The Gustavus men's soccer team, which earned an automatic berth into the 2006 NCAA National Tournament by winning the MIAC Playoff Tournament this past Saturday, has been chosen to host a four-team regional tournament this Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 11 and 12. The other three teams coming to St. Peter for the weekend are Wartburg College, Loras College, and North Park University.
Gustavus Adolphus junior linebacker Jared Sieling has been named Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Football Defensive Player of the Week for the week ending Nov. 5, 2006. Sieling recorded seven tackles (five solo), one tackle for loss, one interception and one sack in Gustavus' 7-0 win over Concordia-Moorhead last Saturday.
The Gustavus Adolphus football team took a 7-0 lead in the first quarter on a 22-yard pass from Jordan Stolp to Chad Arlt and then the defense kept the Cobbers out of the end zone for the rest of the game allowing the Gusties to post a 7-0 win in Moorhead. Gustavus improved to 5-4 overall and 3-4 in the MIAC with the win.
The Gustavus men's soccer team defeated Hamline University 2-0 to claim its third MIAC Playoff Championship in the past four years. The Gusties got goals from Flynn Stewart-Franzen and Dan Suchy in the second half to help the squad claim the important win. Tyler Garry picked up his 13th shutout of the season in the nets for Gustavus.