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The Women's Basketball Coaches Association and State Farm released its 2007-08 Division III All-America Team on Friday afternoon and Gustavus senior guard Jess Vadnais received honorable mention honors after being named a WBCA/Kodak All-American last year. Katelyn Whiton of Simpson College was the only All-America selection from the West Region.
D3hoops.com released its 2007-08 All-Region team and senior guard Jess Vadnais (Hudson, Wis.) was named to the West Region First Team for the second consecutive season. Vadnais was a key member of a Gustavus team that posted an 18-10 record and participated in the NCAA Tournament.
Gustavus Adolphus women's basketball player Jess Vadnais (Sr., Hudson, Wis.) has been named All-Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference by a vote of the league's coaches with Vadnais also being named to the All-MIAC Defensive Team. Bri Radtke (So., Winsted, Minn./Lester Prairie) received honorable mention, while Molly Mathiowetz (Fy., Sleepy Eye, Minn./Sleepy Eye-St. Mary's) was named to the All-Rookie Team.
Gustavus Adolphus senior guard Jess Vadnais (Hudson, Wis.) has been named to the D3hoops.com National Team of the Week for the week ending February 17, 2008. Vadnais averaged 24 points, 5.5 rebounds, and four steals per contest to help the Gusties finish the week 2-0 and get sole possession of third place in the MIAC standings.
Gustavus Adolphus College senior guard Jess Vadnais (Hudson, Wis.) has been named the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week for the week ending January 28, 2008. Vadnais averaged 22.7 points and 3.33 steals per game to help the Gusties finish the week a perfect 3-0, extend their win streak to five and stay in the conference title race.
Senior Jess Vadnais set a new all-time women's basketball scoring record at Gustavus, but it was the Gustie defense that stole the show Saturday in a 58-50 victory over St. Olaf. Gustavus forced the Oles to commit 29 turnovers in a contest as the Gusties needed all of their 16 steals to offset 34% shooting from the field. The Gusties improved to 7-6 overall and 6-4 in conference play, as the Oles fell to 3-10 overall and 2-8 in the MIAC.
Junior post player Bri Monahan (Hutchinson, Minn.) poured in 31 points and ripped down 14 rebounds to lead the Gustavus women's basketball team to a 79-64 win over Hamline on Saturday in St. Paul. Monahan finished the game 11-of-24 from the field and a perfect 7-of-7 from the free throw line. The Gusties improve to 11-3 overall, 9-2 in the MIAC, while Hamline drops to 7-8 overall, 4-7 in the conference.
Gustavus Adolphus sophomore guard Jess Vadnais has been named Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week for the week ending Jan. 8, 2006. Vadnais led the Gusties to a pair of conference victories this past week, averaging 20.0 points and 3.5 rebounds in wins over Saint Mary's and Bethel.