Entries tagged with ‘Miranda Rice’

Women’s Basketball Back In The Win Column, Tops Augsburg 84-58

The No. 25-ranked Gustavus women’s basketball team got back to its winning ways Wednesday evening, defeating Augsburg 84-58 to improve to 13-3 overall and 7-2 in the MIAC.

Women’s Basketball Loses Lead Late, Falls 66-64 At Bethel

Despite holding a five-point lead early in the fourth quarter Saturday, the Gustavus women’s basketball team was unable to fend off a Bethel comeback as the home team ensued with a 15-3 run and held on for a 66-64 win. The loss drops the No. 20-ranked Gusties to 12-3 overall and 6-2 in the MIAC, while the Royals improve to 10-4 overall and 5-2 in the league.

Strong Defensive Effort Leads To Women’s Basketball Win Over Saint Mary’s

The No. 20 Gustavus women’s basketball team cruised to a 65-38 victory over Saint Mary’s on Wednesday, improving to 12-2 overall and 6-1 in the MIAC. The Gusties limited the Cardinals to 31 percent shooting and held the second leading scorer in the league to nine points.

Women’s Basketball Overmatches Concordia With 84-47 Win

The Gustavus women's basketball team earned its third consecutive victory Saturday afternoon at Gus Young Court, outplaying Concordia College in an 84-47 victory to improve to 11-2 overall and 5-1 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. 

Women’s Basketball Cruises To 72-48 Victory At Carleton

The Gustavus women’s basketball team defeated Carleton 72-48 Wednesday evening. The Gusties forced 28 turnovers in the game and 15 players saw time on the court as they improved to 10-2 overall and 4-1 in the MIAC.

Rice, Sharbono Named December Student-Athletes Of The Month

Women's basketball player Miranda Rice (Sr., Forest Lake, Minn.) and men's basketball player Riley Sharbono (Jr., Marshall, Minn.) have been selected as the Gustavus Adolphus College December Female and Male Student-Athletes-of-the-Month, presented by Thrivent Financial and voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Department.

Late Rally Comes Up Short, Women’s Hoops Falls 68-60 To No. 11 UW-Whitewater

In a battle of nationally ranked women’s basketball teams, No. 17 Gustavus was unable to complete a fourth quarter comeback, losing 68-60 to No. 11 UW-Whitewater on Friday at the Wartburg Holiday Tournament. The Gusties got within two points of the lead with two minutes remaining in the contest after trailing by as many as 19, but the Warhawks closed out the game at the free throw line in the waning moments to remain perfect (10-0) on the season. Gustavus falls to 8-2 overall.

Women’s Basketball Cruises To 79-45 Win Over Coe

The Gustavus women’s basketball team wrapped up a six-game home stand Friday evening with a convincing 79-45 win over Coe College in non-conference action. The win moves the Gusties to 8-1 overall while Coe drops to 3-8.

Women’s Basketball Drops Ranked Matchup 74-66 To St. Thomas

The Gustavus women’s basketball team lost its first game of the season 74-66 to St. Thomas on Wednesday evening. The Tommies used a 29-11 advantage in the second quarter to create separation and fended off a second half comeback to secure the win in a match of nationally ranked teams. No. 12 Gustavus drops to 7-1 overall and 3-1 in the MIAC, while No. 11 St. Thomas improves to 7-1 overall and 3-0 in the league.

Rice Named MIAC Women’s Basketball Player Of The Week

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its Women’s Basketball Player of the Week award this afternoon, with Miranda Rice (Sr., Forest Lake, Minn.) earning the weekly honor.