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Six Falcon Women Basketball Student-Athletes Earn WIAC All-Academic Honor

Posted by Falcons Fan on August 30, 2010

Six Falcon Women Basketball Student-Athletes Earn WIAC All-Academic Honor.

Student-athletes at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls earned the 2009-10 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference All-Academic Award for their outstanding performance in the classroom.

During the 2009-10 academic year, nearly 50 percent of the student-athletes competing in the conference achieved a 3.0 grade point average or better (on a 4.0 scale) and were named to the Scholastic Honor Roll.

Individuals named to the Scholastic Honor Roll receive a certificate.

“This is another example of how engaged Falcon student-athletes are regarding the academic rigors of college life,” said Athletic Director, Roger Ternes. “They are model students for the young men and women who attend the University of Wisconsin-River Falls to emulate”.

Women’s Head Coach Cindy Holbrook said “It is a great honor for our student athletes. We expect all our players to excel in the classroom and the court.”

The six student athlets from the 2009-2010 season include:

Melissa Carmody   G 5-7 Fr.  Barneveld

 

Brittany Gregorich   F 5-9 Fr.  Altoona

 

Tiffany Gregorich   G 5-5 So.  Altoona

 

Kelli Hilt   G 5-6 Sr.  Lakeville, MN / North HS

 

Jenna Hanson   G 5-6 Sr.  Altoona

 

Lindsey Olson   F 6-0 Fr.  Plainview, MN / Plainview-Elgin-Millville HS 

Posted in #20 Brittany Gregorich, #23 Tiffany Gregorich, #24 Jenna Hanson, #33 Kelli Hilt, #34 Lindsey Olson, #42 Melissa Carmody, 2-2009-2010 Season, Falcon Records, Awards, Statistics | Tagged: , , | Leave a Comment »

What do the Freshmen say? Watch this video.

Posted by Falcons Fan on November 3, 2009

Freshmen discuss why they came to UW River Falls and what they did to prepare for the season on video.

View the Freshmen here.

Freshmen waiting to get in

Freshmen waiting to get in

Posted in #20 Brittany Gregorich, #31 Nikki Guhr, #34 Lindsey Olson, #42 Melissa Carmody, #44 Tracie Gillund, Recruiting Information | Tagged: , , | Leave a Comment »

Get to Know Freshman Post #34 Lindsey Olson of the UW-River Falls Falcons Women’s Basketball Team

Posted by Falcons Fan on November 2, 2009

Lindsey Olson

Lindsey Olson

 

 33 Questions with Lindsey Olson of the UW-River Falls Falcons Women’s Basketball team.

1. Parents name: Richard & Elizabeth Olson

2. Hometown: Plainview,MN School: Plainview-Elgin-Millville HighSchool

 3.Major: Political Science Minor: History
 
4. My friends call me: Linds, Lindsey
 
5. Favorite College Class: Political Science 114

6. Favorite Quote: “Your future depends on what you do in the present”

7. What is your favorite spot on campus: Dinning Hall
 

8. What makes you laugh: Any good old joke
 

 9. Advice I’d give young athlete: Follow your dreams no matter what they
 may be, Work hard and keep your chin up no matter what. And most
 importantly smile!
 
 10.In my free time I like to: Shop, hang out with my friends, go back home
 and work on the farm. Four wheeling, and coloring.

11. Pre-game Superstition:
 
12. One word that best describes me: Outgoing

13. Nobody knows how much I love to: To Get all dressed up and do my hair
 
14. If I weren’t playing basketball I would be: Working
 
 15. The best thing about attending UWRF is: Meeting new people

 16. My dream job would be: Family Lawyer
 
 17. If you could be on the cover of a magazine, it would be? why? Allure
 or some kind of fashion magazine. Bec I love fashion
 
 18. My greatest sports moment was: Achieving my 1,000 points my junior
 year the same week Alise Holst did.
 
 19. What would you like to learn and achieve this sports season: More
 post movements
 
 20. Describe an ideal teammate: Dedicated, hardworking, responsible,
 good listener, and always there for another
 
 21. What is one word you that describes you right now: Busy

22. What is one word you hope to use to describe yourself in ten
 years:
Succesful
 
 23. What’s one tv show that you can’t miss each week? Secret Life
 
 24. If you had a theme song, What would it be? Barbie Girl
 
 25. What is your biggest pet peeve? People who eat with their mouths open
 
 26. If you were a traffic sign, what would you be? No U turn

 27. If you could trade places with anyone, who would it be? Lauren Conrad
 
 28. If you could do anything just once, what would it be? Suba Diving
 
 29. If we mad a movie of your life what would it be called and who would
 star in it?
Life of a Shopaholic.. My Sisters Cassandra & Jacqueleen
 
 30. If you were to choose an animal you most resemble, what would it be?
 A dog because they get along with everyone.
 
 31. Why did you decide to come to UWRF? My best friend, Basketball, and
 they have a great campus that offers many things.
 
 32. What’s the best thing about UWRF in your experience so far? All the
 great people who are all very nice and open to everyone.
 
 33. How do you feel about your UWRF basketball teammates and coaches?
 I love them all and we all seem to have the same outlook on the season no
 matter if we are playing or sitting on the side cheering on our
 teammates.

Lindsey working hard

Lindsey working hard

Lindsey watching very closely

Lindsey watching very closely

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