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The Minnesota Daily

Women’s hoops crushes Dominican Republic team 96-37

by Aaron Blake
Published November 8, 2002

While the Dominican Republic National Team was shooting layups before its contest with Minnesota on Thursday night, the Gophers were doing defensive shuffling drills. It was a sign of things to come. Using...

Reinholz plans to return next week

by The Minnesota Daily
Published November 7, 2002

Sophomore forward Jerrid Reinholz is expected to only miss this weekend's series at Minnesota State, Mankato, after suffering a fractured jaw against Alabama-Huntsville last Saturday night. Reinholz will...

Seven-point series makes Vanek WCHA rookie of the week

by The Minnesota Daily
Published November 5, 2002

Freshman Thomas Vanek was named WCHA rookie of the week after collecting a hat trick and seven points in a weekend sweep of Alabama-Huntsville. In Friday's 12-1 win over the Chargers, Vanek was one of...

Women’s cross country takes 6th

by The Minnesota Daily
Published November 4, 2002

Minnesota junior Darja Vasiljeva ran to one of the Gophers' best individual finishes in the Big Ten Women's Cross Country Championships, placing third in a time of 17 minutes, 39.0 seconds. The Gophers...

Borton puts women’s hoops team on the defensive

by Aaron Blake
Published October 31, 2002

When Minnesota's women's basketball program hired head coach Pam Borton last May to replace a defecting Brenda Oldfield, Big Ten Player of the Year and offensive stud Lindsay Whalen saw it as an opportunity. "Lindsay...

Horak, Wendell earn awards

by The Minnesota Daily
Published October 31, 2002

The Western Collegiate Hockey Association named Jody Horak the WCHA Defensive and Player of the Week and Krissy Wendell the WCHA Rookie of the Week for their performances against Ohio State University. Horak...

New tennis facility gives Minnesota the advantage

by Anthony Maggio
Published October 31, 2002

Minnesota men's tennis coach David Geatz has waited for 15 years for it. Women's tennis coach Tyler Thomson didn't even know it was coming when he first interviewed for his position. But it's finally ready. The...

Women’s cross country still going strong

by David La Vaque
Published October 30, 2002

Don't stand too close to Minnesota's Gary Wilson. You might get hit by lightning. Wilson's women's track and cross country teams have suffered multiple, crucial losses recently, reducing the fire power...

Gophers Tallackson lost for 6 to 8 weeks with shoulder injury

by Adam Fink
Published October 29, 2002

The injuries are starting to pile up for Minnesota's men's hockey team. Sophomore Barry Tallackson will be out six to eight weeks after a Monday examination revealed an acromioclavicular (AC) right shoulder...

Men’s cross country expects great things at Big Ten meet

by David La Vaque
Published October 29, 2002

For five seasons, Minnesota's men's cross country team has proven it belongs among the nation's better programs. The Gophers are one of just nine universities to run at the NCAA championships for five...