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Awards handed out at the UW River Falls Women’s Basketball Postseason Banquet

Posted by Falcons Fan on April 16, 2010

Nikki, Tiff and Tess

Nikki, Tiff and Tess

Awards handed out at the UW River Falls Women’s Basketball Postseason Banquet. The Falcon players were honored with several awards Sunday April 11.

All players were thanked and honored for there contribution for the 18-7 season. Many great things were accomplished this year

The 18 wins are the most since 1988-1989 season, matching the 2000-2001 team with 18 wins.

13-0 start is the best in school history.

#13 rankings highest ever for the Falcon women.

Maranda Dohrn’s 22 rebounds ties a Falcon single game record.

Tiffany Gregorich’s 30 points is one of the tops in Falcon history.

The Falcon fan attendance almost triples from the prior year.

The Backcourt Club has record membership (first year of the Club so that was easy). Become a member now.

Summer Basketball camps best ever.

Falcon Buddies program has record participation (first year too).

Alumni weekend was special and a fun Alumni game.

The Ball Kids were the best ever always on time and very helpful to the players.

Record number of UWRF Falcon women basketball fans on Facebook. Become a fan of our team now.

Awards handed on this day included:

WIAC players of the week. Maranda Dohrn and Tiffany Gregorich.

Dohrn Named WIAC Basketball Player of the Week

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.

WIAC Player of the week. Tiffany Gregorich, Sophomore (Altoona), Guard of UW-River Falls

Gregorich helped the Falcons to a perfect week with wins in two WIAC games, including a victory over No. 15-ranked UW-Stevens Point. She finished with a game-high 27 points in a 73-52 triumph at UW-Superior on Dec. 2, converting 9-of-12 shots from the field, including three-of-five from behind the arc. Gregorich also grabbed six rebounds and dished out two assists. In a 72-61 win over the Pointers on Dec. 5, she recorded a team-best 19 points, five assists and three steals. In the two games, she shot 16-of-25 (64.0 percent) from the field, four-of-eight (50.0 percent) from three-point range and 10-of-11 (90.9 percent) from the free-throw line. Her 59 minutes of playing time included 11 rebounds, five steals and four assists. 

Kelli Hilt award WIAC Sportmanship award

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.

Maranda Dohrn named WIAC honorable mention all conference

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.

Tiffany Gregorich was named to the first team all WIAC and all Defensive team

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). Gregorich was named the team’s Player of the Week four times and was named the WIAC Player of the Week on Dec. 8.

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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 (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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Sophomores Dohrn and Gregorich discuss basketball on video

Posted by Falcons Fan on October 30, 2009

Sophomores Maranda Dohrn and Tiffany Gregorich discuss the difference in there Freshmen vs Sophomore years, off season play and why they attended UW River Falls.

View Maranda and Tiffany discuss this  here.

Maranda wants the ball and Taylor says no way

Maranda wants the ball and Taylor says no way

Tiff and Alise for two

Tiff and Alise for two

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Get to Know Sophomore Forward #35 Maranda Dohrn of the UW-River Falls Falcons Women’s Basketball Team

Posted by Falcons Fan on October 9, 2009

 

 

 

 

Miranda Dohrn

Miranda Dohrn

 

33 Questionswith Maranda Dohrn of the UW-River Falls Falcons Women’s Basketball team

1­Parent(s)?name(s):Kenny and Vicky Dohrn

2­HometownandSchool: Lake City, Lincoln HIgh

3­Major/Minor:Animal science

4­My Friends Call Me:1-9

5­Favorite College Class:Animal Science 101

6­Favorite Quote:Champions aren’t made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them — a desire, a dream, a vision

7­What is your favorite spot on campus?Lab Farm 2

8­What makes you laugh? my roommates

9­Advice I’d give a young athlete: Always work hard and try your best, don’t give up on yourself

10­In my free time I like to: Show cattle, play sand volleyball

11­Pre­game Superstition:  I have to have the same routine before every game or I feel like I will suck

12­One word that best describes me: strong

13­Nobody knows how much I love to: show cattle

14­If I weren’t playing basketball I would be:
Participating in track full time

15­The best thing about attending UWRF is: Alise Holst

16­My dream job would be:Farming

17If you could be on the cover of a magazine, it would be , Why?  sports illustrated for the high jump record of the world?

18­My greatest sports moment was: Beating my high schools record for most points

19What would you like to learn and achieve this sports season?I would like to get more rebounds then last year and improve on scoring

20­Describe an ideal teammate: Someone who is a team player, hardworking and never gives up

21­What is one word that describes you right now?
nervous

22What is one word you hope to use to describe yourself in ten years? Reliable

23­What’s one television show that you can’t miss each week? CSI

24­If you had a theme song, what would it be? Big green tractor

25­ What is your biggest pet peeve? When people  walk slow

26­If you were a traffic sign what would you be? Stop sign
 
27­ If you could trade places with anyone, who would it be?

28­If you could do anything just once, what would it be??
Visit somewhere out of the US

29­ If we made a movie of your life what would it be called and who  would star in it? ?

30­If you were to choose an animal you most resemble, what would it be?
A majestic Holstein cow

31-Why did you decide to come to UWRF?
To play basketball and the animal science program

32-What’s the best thing about UWRF in your experience so far?
basketball  

33-How do you feel about your UWRF basketball teammates? Coaches? They are all awesome!?

 

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