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Recent Gustavus Adolphus College graduate Melissa Mackley, a four-year standout for the Gustavus women’s hockey team, has been named one of 30 finalists for the 2010 NCAA Woman of the Year Award.
The Gustavus Adolphus College Athletics Department has announced the 2009-10 Female and Male Athletes of the Year and they are Melissa Mackley, a hockey player from Burnsville, Minnesota and David Martinson, a hockey player from St. Louis Park, Minnesota.
Gustavus Adolphus College senior hockey student-athlete Melissa Mackley has been named as one of two nominees from the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) for the NCAA Woman of the Year Award. Mackley and University of St. Thomas softball player Alison Wright will now wait to hear if they will be chosen as one of ten finalists from Division III, which will be announced in August. The NCAA Woman of the Year Award honors senior student-athletes who have distinguished themselves throughout their collegiate careers in the areas of academic achievement, athletics excellence, service, and leadership.
Gustavus Adolphus College student athletes Melissa Mackley (ice hockey), David Martinson (ice hockey), and Bri Radtke (basketball) have been selected to receive prestigious postgraduate scholarships from the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).
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.
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.
Gustavus senior forward Melissa Mackley has been named Women's Hockey Co-Athlete of the Week by the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.
In a tightly contested game that remained tied through well into the third period, Gustavus scored twice late in the third period to defeat Hamline by a score of 3-1 Saturday afternoon in St. Peter, Minn. Melissa Mackley came up big for the Gusties once again, scoring the game’s first goal in the second period and later assisting on the team’s final goal late in the third period. The Gusties improved to 15-4-2 overall and 10-3-1 in the MIAC, while extending their win streak to six games.
The Gustavus women's hockey team rallied from a 1-0 deficit to defeat Hamline 5-1 at Drake Arena in St. Paul on Friday night. Senior captain Melissa Mackley led the way with two goals and two assists. Danielle Justice was the winning goaltender.
The Gustavus women's hockey team salvaged a split in its MIAC series with St. Catherine University with a 3-1 win at Ridder Arena in Minneapolis on Saturday afternoon. The Gusties led 1-0 after the first period and 3-0 through two periods before claiming the 3-1 victory. Melissa Mackley, Allie Schwab, and Meagan Wanecke each scored goals for Gustavus, while Danielle Justice recorded nine saves and picked up the win in goal. The Gusties are now 10-4-2 overall and 6-3-1 in the MIAC.