Entries tagged with ‘Kirstin Peterson’
Former women’s hockey standout and 2011 Gustavus graduate Kirstin Peterson returns to campus as the assistant women’s hockey coach. Peterson, a mainstay of the Gustavus blue line the past four seasons, recently earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Health Fitness in May.
Gustavus senior defender Kirstin Peterson was named to the American Hockey Coaches Association (AHCA) All-America team today. The announcement was made at the team banquet at the NCAA Women’s Division III Frozen Four in Rochester, New York.
The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference women's hockey coaches recently released its 2010-11 Post-Season Awards and Gustie players Kirstin Peterson, Lindsey Hjelm, and Amanda Cartony were named to the All-Conference Team, while Mike Carroll was named Coach of the Year.
The Gustavus women's hockey team picked up goals from five different players on the way to a 6-0 win over Augsburg in St. Peter on Friday night. With the win, the Gusties secured their seventh consecutive MIAC championship.
Four members of the Gustavus women’s hockey team were named to the 2010 All-Conference Team by the league coaches this past week. First year Lindsey Hjelm (North Oaks, Minn.), senior Melissa Mackley (Burnsville, Minn.), junior Kirstin Peterson (St. Paul, Minn.), and sophomore Allie Schwab (Stillwater, Minn.) were bestowed All-Conference Team honors.
Gustavus Adolphus junior defender Kirstin Peterson (St. Paul, Minn./Hill-Murray) has been named MIAC Women's Hockey Athlete of the Week for her efforts in Gustavus's 5-0 win over St. Olaf in the MIAC Playoff semifinals, and 5-1 victory over St. Catherine in the MIAC Playoff Championship game.
The Gustavus women's hockey team turned in a dominating performance against St. Olaf on Thursday night and advanced to the MIAC Playoff Championship game with a 5-0 win over St. Olaf at Don Roberts Ice Rink in St. Peter. The Gusties, who will be playing in the MIAC Playoff title game for the eleventh consecutive year, will host #2 seed St. Catherine on Saturday at 2:00 pm. The Wildcats advanced with a 4-3 win over St. Thomas on Thursday night.
The Gustavus women's hockey team spent its holiday break playing hockey and touring northern Italy and Switzerland. During their trip, the Gusties played three exhibition hockey games. The marquee match-up was against the Switzerland National team, which will be competing in the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver in early February. The team also took sightseeing tours of Milan and Lake Como in Italy as well as Lugano, Chur, St. Moritz and Zurich in Switzerland.