The Minnesota Daily

Women’s golf resumes tune-ups in South Carolina

Bob Wothe
October 22, 2004

Minnesota's women's golf team closes out its fall season this weekend at the Furman Golf Course in Greenville, S.C. But the 34th annual Lady Paladin Invitational, from today to Sunday, will be anything...

Women’s hoops’ McCarville is preseason B-10 player of year

October 15, 2004

Minnesota women's basketball center Janel McCarville was named the Big Ten preseason player of the year by both the coaches and media Wednesday. An All-American in 2003-04, McCarville averaged 16.1 points...

Volleyball’s Gentil earns CSTV player of the week

October 12, 2004

Minnesota volleyball junior Paula Gentil was named the CSTV student-athlete of the week on Monday. Gentil, the Gophers' libero, has 437 digs in 18 matches and is currently averaging 6.5 digs per game....

17-year-old Gophers recruit drafted fifth-overall by Coyotes in NHL Draft

Kent Erdahl
June 30, 2004

When Blake Wheeler, a 17-year-old Breck High School hockey standout, verbally committed to play for the Gophers in 2005-06, he never imagined shaking hands with Wayne Gretzky as the fifth pick in the National...

Steele, Busse honored

Dan Miller
June 23, 2004

Adam Steele and Cassie Busse were both awarded the Big Ten Medal of Honor this past weekend for their accomplishments in athletics and academics. Steele was a member of Minnesota's runner-up 4X400-meter...

Steidl tabbed Big Ten player of the week

April 13, 2004

Minnesota senior center fielder Sam Steidl was named Big Ten player of the week Monday. It marks the second time this season and third time in his career that Steidl has claimed conference player of the...

Potulny inks deal with Ottawa

Aaron Blake
April 7, 2004

Former Minnesota men's hockey captain Grant Potulny has signed a one-year contract with the Ottawa Senators of the National Hockey League. The forward, who in his freshman year became the first non-Minnesotan...

Darwitz honored again by WCHA

February 24, 2004

Minnesota women's hockey sophomore forward Natalie Darwitz has been named one of the WCHA offensive players of the week for her stellar performance against Ohio State last weekend. It is her third WCHA...

4×400 men’s relay team qualifies for NCAA meet

February 16, 2004

The Minnesota 4x400-meter relay team of Mikael Jakobsson, Adam Steele, Robb Merritt and Mitch Potter automatically qualified for the NCAA championships and placed second in the Iowa State Classic in Ames,...

Borton one of 25 named as candidate for Naismith

February 27, 2003

Minnesota women's basketball coach Pam Borton is one of 25 finalists for the Naismith coach of the year award. Borton joins two other Big Ten coaches in Penn State's Rene Portland and Purdue's Kristy Curry. Borton...