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Late Francesca Smith Goal Lifts Calvin to 1-0 Win Over Wisconsin-Eau Claire

Saturday, September 04, 2010

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ST. LOUIS, MO - Calvin got back on the winning track with a 1-0 victory over Wisconsin-Eau Claire Saturday afternoon on the campus of Washington University. After a scoreless first half, Calvin turned the tempo up a notch in the second half, outshooting the Bluegolds 11-3. Calvin’s offensive surge finally paid off in the 77th minute of play when sophomore Francesa Smith (Bloomington, IN/Bloomington South HS) received a crafty heel flick pass from senior Elaine Schnabel (Chesterton, IN/Chesterton HS) and deposited a shot into a wide-open net.

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Men’s Golf Fifth at Olivet College Lou Collins Memorial Tournament

Saturday, September 04, 2010

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BATTLE CREEK - Calvin used a strong day performance to finish in fifth place at the Olivet College Lou Collins Memorial Tournament. Calvin came up with a second day score of 303 after recording a score of 312 the day before. The weekend tournament was held at the Bedford Valley Country Club. Calvin’s two-day total of 615 strokes was one stroke better than sixth place Hope and none stroke behind fourth place Madonna. Host Olivet took first place with a two-day total of 605 strokes while Trine and Wheaton (IL) tied for second at 609.

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Men’s Golf Tied for Seventh Through Day One of Lou Collins Memorial Tournament

Friday, September 03, 2010

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BATTLE CREEK - After one day of competition at the Lou Collins Memorial Tournament hosted by Olivet College, Calvin is tied for seventh place with a team score of 312 strokes. Trine University holds the lead with a first day total of 302 strokes. Calvin is tied for seventh with Adrian.

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Women’s Soccer Falls to Washington University 1-0

Friday, September 03, 2010

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ST. LOUIS, MO - In a meeting of nationally-ranked teams, the Bears of Washington University came out on top by a 1-0 score Friday afternoon. Friday’s game marked the third meeting between the two Central Region rivals in the last two years with Washington University claiming victory in all three meetings by a single goal. A year ago, the Bears defeated Calvin in Grand Rapids 1-0 in a regular season non-conference match and then edged the Knights 2-1 in a national quarterfinal contest in Rock Island, Illinois.

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Volleyball Opens Season With Pair of Victories at Midwest Challenge

Friday, September 03, 2010

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The nationally-ranked Calvin volleyball team opened its 2010 campaign with a pair of victories Friday at the Midwest Challenge, defeating Cornerstone 25-1, 25-17, 25-22 and Thiel College 25-19, 25-12, 25-18. Calvin will close out tournament play on Saturday with a noon match against Mount Union at Hope’s DeVos Fieldhouse. Calvin entered the match ranked ninth in the most recent AVCA Division III Top 25 poll of the year.

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Men’s Soccer Opens 2010 Campaign With 1-0 Win Over Milwaukee School of Engineering

Friday, September 03, 2010

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Fresh off the best season Calvinís menís soccer team has ever seen, a deep national tournament run that saw the Knights finish as national runners up, the 2010 season got back underway Friday afternoon at Calvinís Zuidema Field for the Cal Bergsma Memorial Tournament and the Knights are off to a good start as they defeated the Milwaukee School of Engineering Raiders (MSOE) by a tight score of 1-0.

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Calvin Women’s XC Team Ranked Fifth/Men’s XC Team Ranked Eighth in Pre-Season National Polls

Wednesday, September 01, 2010

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USTFCCCA Division III Top 35 Pre-Season Polls

The Division III Top 35 National Poll conducted by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association has been released and both Calvin teams are ranked in the top 10. On the women’s side, Calvin is ranked fifth. On the men’s side, Calvin is ranked eighth.

Calvin currently has five fall sports teams nationally ranked including four in the top 10. Calvin’s men’s soccer team is currently ranked second nationally while its women’s volleyball team is ranked ninth and its women’s soccer team ranked 15th.

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Canto Fires School Record Round In Women’s Golf Match With Aquinas

Wednesday, September 01, 2010

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COMSTOCK PARK - Led by a school record match score of 77 by freshman Carlia Canto (Marysville, MI/Port Huron Northern HS), Calvin posted a solid team score of 378 in a dual match with Aquinas Wednesday afternoon at the Scott Lake Golf Club. Aquinas finished 15 strokes ahead of Calvin to win the non-conference match.

Canto’s round of 77 was also good for medalist honors on Wednesday.

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Women’s Soccer Opens 2010 Campaign With Shutout Victory Over Aquinas

Wednesday, September 01, 2010

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Calvin opened its 2010 campaign with a 1-0 shutout victory over visiting Aquinas Wednesday afternoon at Calvin’s Zuidema Field. The Knights have now won four straight games against Aquinas.

Freshman Danielle Carter (DeWitt/DeWitt HS) provided the only goal of the game, scoring in the eighth minute off play off a corner kick from senior Elaine Schnabel (Chesterton, IN/Chesterton HS). Calvin had several chances to widen the gap but Aquinas goalkeeper Kelsey Duley had a stellar game in net, collecting nine saves including five in the first half when the Knights threatened to blow the game open early.

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