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More on Gregorich, Dohrn, Hilt Named to All-WIAC

Posted by Falcons Fan on March 5, 2010

March 4, 2010

Guards Tiffany Gregorich (So., Altoona, Wis.) and Kelli Hilt (Sr., Lakeville, Minn. North HS) and forward Maranda Dohrn (So., Lake City, Minn.) have all been named to 2010 All-WIAC teams.

. Dohrn earned honorable mention and Hilt was named to the All-Sportsmanship team.

Gregorich, 5-5, led the Falcons in scoring averaging 13.8 points a game. She also led the Falcons in assists (56) and was second in steals (47). She shot 110-228 (.482) from the field, including 33-87 (.379) from three point range. She finished 65-81 (.802) from the line. Gregorich, who earned honorable mention to the 2009 All-WIAC team, scored a career-high 30 points in the team’s game against Eau Claire on Feb. 3. She also had a career-high eight rebounds in the team’s game against Washington & Jefferson on Dec. 29. She scored in double figures in 16 games. Gregorich was named the team’s Player of the Week four times and was named the WIAC Player of the Week on Dec. 8.


Dohrn, 6-0, averaged seven points and 7.1 rebounds a game for the Falcons. She led the Falcons in rebounding and blocked shots (20). She also had 13 assists and 19 steals. She shot 68-144 (.472) from the field, including 1-5 (.200) from behind the arc. She was 37-59 (.627) at the line. Her best game of the year was against Platteville on Feb. 23 when she scored a career-high 23 points and grabbed a career-high 22 rebounds. The 22 rebounds tied the school record. Dohrn was named the team’s Player of the week twice and was named the WIAC Player of the Week on Feb. 23.

Hilt, 5-6, averaged 6.1 points and 2.7 rebounds a game. She had 38 assists, 41 steals and a blocked shot. She shot 53-134 (.396) from the field, including 5-31 (.161) from three point range. She was 42-63 (.667) from the line. Hilt, who was named to the 2009 All-Sportsmanship team, scored in double digits three times. She twice scored 11 points in a game and had a season-high six rebounds in the team’s game aginast Stouton Jan. 6. The WIAC’s All-Sportsmanship team is for individuals that displayed exemplary sportsmanship throughout the season. The team included one member from each school as selected by that school.

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Tiffany Gregorich voted to the 2009-10 All-Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Women’s Basketball Team. Maranda Dohrn Honorable Mention. Gregorich All-Defensive Team and Kelli Hilt All-Sportsmanship Team

Posted by Falcons Fan on March 4, 2010

RELEASED:  Thursday, March 4, 2010

UW-Stout’s Hirssig Tops All-WIAC Women’s Basketball Selections; UW-Whitewater’s Carollo Named Coach of the Year

MADISON, Wis.–University of Wisconsin-Stout’s Julia Hirssig was voted the Player of the Year to top the 10 individuals that were voted to the 2009-10 All-Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Women’s Basketball Team by the league coaches, while UW-Whitewater head coach Keri Carollo was chosen the Coach of the Year.

Hirssig is one of four Blue Devils who have combined to win a total of five conference player of the year plaques.  She leads the WIAC with 21.4 points per game and a .682 field goal percentage, while ranking second with 10.6 rebounds per contest and ninth with 1.74 steals per game.  The .682 field goal percentage (217-of-318) leads the NCAA Division III, while her 579 points established a school single-season record.

Hirssig, who claimed first team honors for the third straight year, started all 27 games and reached double-figures in scoring in 26 contests.  She scored 20-plus points in 20 games, including a career-high tying 37 points at UW-Oshkosh on Jan. 16.  Hirssig tied for the league lead with 14 double-doubles, including nine in the last 12 games.  She grabbed 18 rebounds in back-to-back contests against UW-River Falls on Jan. 23 and UW-La Crosse on Jan. 27.

Her career totals included:  110 games played (including 81 straight starting assignments), 997 rebounds and school-records of 1,738 points, 416 free throws made, 675 free throws attempted and a .619 field goal percentage.  Hirssig’s career field goal percentage and free throws attempted lead the WIAC all-time chart, while her free throws made are third and points are fifth.

Repeat choices on the first team included:  UW-Stevens Point’s Britta Petersen (2009) and UW-Whitewater’s Kelsey Hendrickson (2008, 2009).

Named to the All-Defensive Team were:  UW-La Crosse’s Danielle Frank, UW-River Falls’ Tiffany Gregorich, UW-Stevens Point’s Andrea Flease, UW-Stout’s Julia Hirssig and UW-Whitewater’s Kelsey Hendrickson.  Hirssig received the honor for the third straight year.

Carollo claimed the coaching honor after directing the Warhawks to their second WIAC championship in the last three seasons and fifth in team history.   She is in her eighth year at UW-Whitewater and owns a career mark of 137-80.

An All-Sportsmanship Team was chosen for individuals that displayed exemplary sportsmanship throughout the season.  It included one member from each school.

2009-10 All-WIAC Women’s Basketball Team
First Team

Name, School, Year, Position, Height, Hometown (High School)
Nicole Bundy, Whitewater, Senior, Guard, 5-9, Fredonia (Ozaukee)
Dana Churchill, La Crosse, Junior, Forward, 6-0, Sheboygan (North)
Andrea Flease, Stevens Point, Junior, Guard, 5-5, New London
Tiffany Gregorich, River Falls, Sophomore, Guard, 5-5, Altoona
Kelsey Hendrickson, Whitewater, Senior, Guard, 5-7, Monroe
Julia Hirssig, Stout, Senior, Forward, 5-11, Rochester, Minn. (Mayo)
Hannah Mesick, Eau Claire, Junior, Center, 6-2, Chatfield, Minn.
Stacia Nemitz, Platteville, Senior, Forward, 5-9, Bloomington (River Ridge)
Britta Petersen, Stevens Point, Junior, Forward, 5-11, Luck
Kim Stokke, Stout, Senior, Guard, 5-9, Menomonie

Honorable Mention
Cassie Bandow, Stevens Point, Sophomore, Guard, 5-11, Plover (Pacelli)
Danielle DeWitt, Stout, Senior, Guard/Forward, 5-11, Green Bay (Bay Port)
Maranda Dohrn, River Falls, Sophomore, Forward, 6-0, Lake City, Minn.
Danielle Frank, La Crosse, Junior, Center, 6-4, Caledonia, Minn.
Hailey Hart, Superior, Sophomore, Forward, 5-9, Osseo
Megan Maslowski, Stout, Senior, Forward, 5-11, Marshfield
Ellen Plendl, Eau Claire, Sophomore, Center, 6-5, Chippewa Falls (McDonell)
Charity Stotmeister, Platteville, Senior, Forward, 5-7, Cuba City (Potosi)
Connie Urmanski, Superior, Freshman, Guard, 5-4, Edgar

All-Defensive Team
Andrea Flease, Stevens Point, Junior, Guard, 5-5, New London
Danielle Frank, La Crosse, Junior, Center, 6-4, Caledonia, Minn.
Tiffany Gregorich, River Falls, Sophomore, Guard, 5-5, Altoona
Kelsey Hendrickson, Whitewater, Senior, Guard, 5-7, Monroe
Julia Hirssig, Stout, Senior, Forward, 5-11, Rochester, Minn. (Mayo)

All-Sportsmanship Team
Brittni Buechel, Stevens Point, Sophomore, Center, 6-1, St. Cloud (New Holstein)
Danielle DeWitt, Stout, Senior, Guard/Forward, 5-11, Green Bay (Bay Port)
Ali Gillberg, Eau Claire, Senior, Forward, 5-10, Drummond
Kelli Hilt, River Falls, Senior, Guard, 5-6, Lakeville, Minn. (North)
Melissa Lang, La Crosse, Junior, Guard, 5-10, Greendale
Megan Lund, Oshkosh, Sophomore, Guard, 5-8, Reedsville
Hillary Peterson, Superior, Freshman, Forward/Center, 6-0, Sturgeon Lake, Minn.
Heidi Sonntag, Whitewater, Senior, Guard, 5-6, Milwaukee (Wisconsin Lutheran)
Charity Stotmeister, Platteville, Senior, Forward, 5-7, Cuba City (Potosi)

Player of the Year:  Julia Hirssig of Stout
Judy Kruckman Scholar-Athlete:  Julia Hirssig of Stout
Coach of the Year:  Keri Carollo of Whitewater

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Dohrn Named WIAC Basketball Player of the Week

Posted by Falcons Fan on February 23, 2010

Feb. 23, 2010

Forward Maranda Dohrn (So., Lake City, Minn.) had a career best day in the Falcon win at UW-Platteville on Saturday and has been named the WIAC Player of the Week according to league Sports Information Director, Matt Stanek.

Dohrn, 6-0, scored a career high 23 points and grabbed a career high 22 rebounds in the team’s 57-46 win. The 22 rebounds ties the Falcon record for most rebounds in a game. In the team’s two games last week she scored 33 points and had 28 rebounds. She also had one assist, one blocked shot and two steals.

This year Dohrn is fourth on the team in scoring averaging seven points a game. She is the team’s top rebounder averaging 7.1 per game and top shot blocker with 20. She also has 12 assists and 19 steals.

Tuesday the Falcons play at UW-Stout at 6 p.m., in the first round of the WIAC Tournament.

Maranda Dohrn

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Player of the Week (Feb 14- Feb 20) -Forward Maranda Dohrn

Posted by Falcons Fan on February 22, 2010

Feb. 22, 2010

Forward Maranda Dohrn (So., Lake City, Minn.) had a career best day in the team’s win at UW-Platteville on Saturday. Dohrn, 6-0, scored a career high 23 points and grabbed a career high 22 rebounds. The 22 rebounds ties the Falcon record for most rebounds in a game. In the two games she scored 33 points and had 28 rebounds. She also had one assist, one blocked shot and two steals. This year Dohrn is fourth on the team in scoring averaging seven points a game. She is the team’s top rebounder averaging 7.1 per game and top shot blocker with 20. She also has 12 assists and 19 steals.

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Player of the Week (Feb 7- Feb 13) -Forward Brittany Gregorich

Posted by Falcons Fan on February 16, 2010

Feb. 15, 2010

Forward Brittany Gregorich (Fr., Altoona, Wis.) played well for the Falcons in the team’s game at UW-Stevens Point on Saturday. Gregorich, 5-9, led the Falcons in scoring with 14 points. She was 4-10 from the field and 6-8 from the line. She also had four rebounds, one assist, one blocked shot and one steal in 34 minutes of playing time. This year Gregorich averages eight points and 4.6 rebounds a game. She is third on the team in scoring and second in rebounding. She has 44 assists, eight blocks and 25 steals and has played in all 22 games.

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Player of the Week (Jan 31-Feb 6) -Guard Tiffany Gregorich

Posted by Falcons Fan on February 9, 2010

Feb. 8, 2010

Guard Tiffany Gregorich (So., Altoona, Wis.) helped the Falcons to two WIAC wins last week. Gregorich, 5-5, started both games in the team’s 83-62 win at UW-Eau Claire and a 64-48 win over UW-Whitewater at the Karges Center. She scored a career-high 30 points in the win at Eau Claire. She also had two rebounds, two assists and three steals. In the win over Whitewater she scored four points and grabbed seven rebounds. She led the team with five assists and she had one steal. Gregorich, the team’s point guard, had just two turnovers in 39 minutes of play against UWW. This year she leads the Falcons averaging 15 points a game. She also leads the team with 53 assists and 42 steals. Gregorich averages 4.3 rebounds a game.

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Player of the Week (Jan 24-Jan 30) -Guard Tiffany Gregorich

Posted by Falcons Fan on February 1, 2010

Tiffany Gregorich

 

 

Feb. 2, 2010

Guard Tiffany Gregorich (So., Altoona, Wis.) had two solid games for the Falcons last week. The Falcons split two WIAC games, winning on Saturday over UW-Oshkosh, 59-50, but losing on Wednesday to UW-Superior, 55-54. Gregorich, 5-5, led the Falcons in scoring in both games. Against Superior she shot 6-10 from the field and 8-9 from the line for 21 points. She also led the team with four assists and three steals. Against Oshkosh she shot 6-8 form the field, including 4-6 from behind the arc. She was 2-2 at the line for 18 points. She led the team with seven rebounds, five assists and two steals. In the two games she was 12-18 (.667) from the field, including 5-10 (.500) from three-point range. She was 10-11 (.909) from the line. Gregorich leads the Falcons in scoring with a 14.7 points per game average. She also leads the team with 46 assists and is second with 38 steals. She also averages 4.2 rebounds a game.

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Player of the Week (Jan 17-Jan. 23) -Forward Maranda Dohrn

Posted by Falcons Fan on January 26, 2010

 

Jan. 25, 2010

Forward Maranda Dohrn (So., Lake City, Minn.) had a solid game for the Falcons in the team’s 80-67 loss at UW-Stout on Saturday, Dohrn, 6-0, led the Falcons with a season-high 16 points and eight rebounds. She was 5-8 from the field and 6-11 from the line. Dohrn finished with five offensive rebounds and played 26 minutes. This year she leads the Falcons averaging 6.2 rebounds a game and 13 blocked shots. She averages 6.2 points per contest and has eight assists and 15 steals

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Player of the Week (Jan 10-Jan. 16) -Forward Taylor House

Posted by Falcons Fan on January 19, 2010

Forward Taylor House (So., Maple Grove, Minn.) helped the Falcons to a split in two WIAC games last week. House, 5-11, scored a career-high 21 points in the team’s 88-59 win over UW-Platteville on Saturday at the Karges Center. She was 9-12 (.750) from the field and 3-4 (.750) from the line to lead the Falcons in scoring. She also led the team with six rebounds in a game against La Crosse. In the two WIAC contests she scored 29 points and grabbed 12 rebounds. She had one assist and one steal. She was 13-19 (.684) from the field. House played 14 minutes in each game. This year she is averaging 7.3 points and 4.1 rebounds a game. She leads the team with 13 blocks and has 15 steals. House has played in all 16 games.

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Player of the Week (Jan 3-Jan. 9) -Forward Brittany Gregorich

Posted by Falcons Fan on January 11, 2010

Brit Gregorich

Brit Gregorich

Jan. 11, 2010

Forward Brittany Gregorich (Fr., Altoona, Wis.) played well for the Falcons in two WIAC games last week. Gregorich, 5-9, came off the bench in both games to help the Falcon effort. In a 68-65 overtime win over Stout, she scored eight points and grabbed a career-high eight rebounds. She also had two steals in 28 minutes of playing time. In the team’s first loss of the season at Whitewater, she led the Falcons with seven rebounds and two steals. She also scored six points. Gregorich has played in every game and averages 7.3 points and four rebounds a game. She has 29 assists, four blocks and 17 steals for the 13-1 Falcons

Brittany Gregorich

Brittany Gregorich

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