Seth Anderson Named All-Conference In Men’s Basketball

Posted on March 9th, 2011 by

Seth Anderson

Gustavus junior Seth Anderson (Minnesota Lake, Minn.) was named to the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Men’s Basketball All-Conference Team for the 2010-2011 season. Other Gustavus players receiving recognition included All-Conference Honorable Mention honorees Dan Schmidtknecht (La Crosse, Wis.) and Phil Wirtjes (Des Moines, Iowa). Matt Doble (Sarasota, Fla.) was named to the All-MIAC Sportsmanship Team.

In his first year as a starter, Seth Anderson averaged a team-best 13.4 points per game and shot 59.8% from the field to rank third in the MIAC in field goal percentage. Over the last seven games of the season, Anderson averaged a scorching 23.71 points per game.

Senior Dan Schmidtknecht received All-Conference Honorable Mention honors after leading the MIAC in assists with 124 (6.20 per game) in conference play, and ranking eighth in the conference with an 82.4% free-throw percentage.

Phil Wirtjes, the Gusties’ other All-Conference Honorable Mention honoree, ranked third in the MIAC in free-throw percentage (88.7%) and eighth in three-point field goal percentage (41.9%) over the course of the 2010-2011 league season.

Matt Doble was named to the All-MIAC Sportsmanship Team. As a part of the conference-wide sportsmanship initiative, the All-MIAC Sportsmanship Team members are selected by their coaches and teammates as individuals who demonstrate ideals of positive sportsmanship both on and off the court.

MIAC Release

Matt Doble

Phil Wirtjes

Dan Schmidtknecht


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