Entries tagged with ‘Women’s Hockey’
The Gustavus women's hockey team remained unbeaten on the young season with a 6-0 win over St. Olaf on a snowy Saturday afternoon in Northfield. The Gusties led 2-0 after one period and 4-0 through two periods before finishing with the 6-0 victory.
The Gustavus women's hockey team jumped out to a 2-0 lead on goals by Jess Harren and Allie Schwab in the first period and then held on for a 2-1 win over St. Olaf on Saturday night at Don Roberts Ice Rink in St. Peter. The Gusties, who are now 3-0-0 overall and 1-0-0 in MIAC play, will travel to Northfield to play the Oles tomorrow afternoon at 2 pm.
The Gustavus women's hockey team opened its 2010-11 season with a convincing weekend sweep of Concordia University in Mequon, Wis. The Gusties claimed a 5-0 win on Friday night and then posted a 6-0 victory on Saturday afternoon.
Ruthann Kragh, a native of Cheboygan, Mich. and 1996 graduate of Western Michigan University, joins the Gustavus Adolphus Athletics Department as the new assistant women’s hockey coach. She replaces Andrea Peterson who resigned to pursue a teaching career in the Twin Cities.
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.
The Gustavus women's hockey team saw its 2009-10 season come to a disappointing end with a 4-1 loss to Elmira College on Saturday afternoon in the third place game of the NCAA Championship Finals, which were held at Don Roberts Ice Rink on the Gustavus campus. Allie Schwab scored the lone goal for the Gusties midway through the second period. Coach Mike Carroll and his squad ended the season with a record of 22-6-2.
The Gustavus women's hockey team saw its dream of winning a national championship on its home ice come to a screeching halt on Friday evening with a 4-0 loss to defending national champion Amherst at Don Roberts Ice Rink on the Gustavus campus. Gustavus will now play Elmira in the third place game on Saturday at 3:30 pm (CDT).
The Gustavus women's hockey team has been selected to host the 2010 NCAA Division III Championship this Friday and Saturday at Don Roberts Ice Rink. Play will begin on Friday when Norwich University of Northfield, Vermont will face Elmira College of Elmira, New York at 3:30 pm in one semifinal matchup followed by Gustavus facing defending national champion Amherst College of Amherst, Massachusetts in the other semifinal at 7:00 pm.
The Gustavus women's hockey team scored twice in the third period to slip past the University of Wisconsin-River Falls by the score of 2-0 in a NCAA Tournament Quarterfinal game on Saturday afternoon at Don Roberts Ice Rink in St. Peter, Minn. With the win, Gustavus earns the right to the host the NCAA Championship Finals next Friday and Saturday.
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.