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The Minnesota Daily

Defenseman Martin earns WCHA player of the week honors

by The Minnesota Daily
Published November 26, 2002

Defenseman Paul Martin, who produced four points to help defending NCAA champion Minnesota earn a home-ice sweep over Michigan Tech last weekend, has been named WCHA Offensive Player of the Week for Nov....

Tourney MVP Von Wald leads Gophers to 93-53 win Sunday

by Aaron Blake
Published November 25, 2002

Minnesota's women's basketball team started the season in much the same way it did last year with Corrin Von Wald proving that opponents must prepare for a second offensive star this season. Both the 17th-ranked...

Second-half slump causes concern for men’s hoops

by Anthony Maggio
Published November 25, 2002

Minnesota's men's basketball team made its season opener against University of North Carolina at Asheville a little more exciting than most anticipated Sunday ñ and not in a good way. After leading the...

Women’s hockey team sweeps Saints

by Brett Angel
Published November 25, 2002

With two victories against St. Lawrence over the weekend, Minnesota's top-ranked women's hockey team extended its unbeaten streak to 14 games, tying the team's longest mark from a year ago. The Gophers...

Men’s basketball team ready to justify ranking

by Anthony Maggio
Published November 22, 2002

For the first time since March 18, Minnesota's men's basketball team will take the floor at Williams Arena for a game that actually means something. On Sunday at 1 p.m., the 24th ranked Gophers take on...

Rookies proving former coach wrong

by Aaron Blake
Published November 21, 2002

When Brenda Oldfield (now Frese) departed from the University's women's basketball program for Maryland last April, she took some parting shots at the state of Minnesota. "She said that there were three...

Men’s hoops sign solid California duo to letters of intent

by Anthony Maggio
Published November 20, 2002

Minnesota men's basketball coach Dan Monson announced Tuesday the signing of two California prep standouts to national letters of intent. Wesley Washington and Kerry Woolridge will both be eligible to...

Haug loses in final match of singles championship

by Ben Goessling
Published November 19, 2002

Before the final match of the Big Ten men's tennis singles championships on Monday, Minnesota's Thomas Haug carried himself with the poise of a man who knew he was about to win it all. Having just dispatched...

Defense enables women’s hoops to pull away in second

by Aaron Blake
Published November 18, 2002

Heading into the locker room at halftime leading heavily favored Minnesota by five, South Dakota State women's basketball coach Aaron Johnston knew it was too good to be true. He was right. The Division...

Wrestlers open season with a thud

by Brian Stensaas
Published November 18, 2002

It was supposed to break the single dual meet attendance record, but it didn't. Top-ranked Minnesota, the two-time defending NCAA wrestling national champion, was supposed to defeat No. 3 Iowa for the...