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Women’s Basketball Moves Up In National Rankings - Prepares for MIAA Tilt With Albion Wednesday

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

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Calvin Sports Live Link

The Calvin women’s basketball team continues to move up the national rankings.  The Knights are now ranked 12th in the USA Today/ESPN Division III Coaches Poll - up one spot from a week ago. In addition, Calvin is ranked 17th in the latest d3hoops.com Top 25 poll - up three spots from the previous week.

Under the direction of head coach John Ross, the Knights are off to a 12-1 start overall and a 4-0 mark in the MIAA. Calvin is currently tied with Hope for first place in the MIAA standings and will host Albion Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. at Van Noord Arena.

The game will feature an audio broadcast and a video stream at: Calvin Sports Live Link

USA TODAY/ESPN DIII Coaches’ Poll: WBCA DIII Coaches Poll

d3hoops.com Top 25 poll: d3hoops.com Top 25 poll

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Men’s Soccer Honored at Halftime

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

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John Mantel Receives MIAA Player of the Week Honors

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

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John Mantel, a senior from Chelsea (Chelsea HS) has been named the MIAA Player of the Week in men’s basketball. Mantel shares the award this week with Kalamazoo’s Joe Prepolec.

Mantel put together back-to-back double-doubles as the Knights opened MIAA play with a pair of home victories. He scored 18 points and grabbed 11 rebounds in an 84-75 win over Hope, then followed with 16 points and 10 rebounds in a 65-61 win over Olivet.

 

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Calvin Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Teams Defeat Olivet in Dual Meet Action

Saturday, January 09, 2010

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Calvin/Olivet Swimming and Diving Results

The Calvin men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams were both victorious in dual meet action against visiting Olivet Saturday afternoon at Calvin’s Venema Aquatic Center. In the women’s competition, Calvin rolled to a 176-79 victory. In the men’s competition, Calvin held on for a 141-139 victory. The Calvin women are now 3-2 in dual meet action while the Calvin men are 2-3.

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Women’s Basketball Tops Trine - Remains Tied for First in MIAA Standings

Saturday, January 09, 2010

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ANGOLA, IN—Calvin broke an 18-day layoff with a 58-40 victory at Trine University on Saturday afternoon. Ranked 13th nationally in the coaches’ poll and 20th in the latest d3hoops.com Top 25 poll, Calvin improves to 12-1 overall and to 4-0 in the MIAA. The Knights currently share first place in the MIAA standings with rival Hope.

Calvin jumped out to a 26-13 halftime lead and stretched its lead to as many as 26 points in the second half.

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Men’s Basketball Comes From Behind to Edge Olivet 65-61 - Moves Over .500 Mark

Saturday, January 09, 2010

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(written by Calvin sports information student assistant Mitch Blankespoor)

Looking to build off of a big win vs. rival Hope earlier this week, Calvin took on Olivet Saturday at VanNoord Arena January 10th.  Calvin(7-6, 2-0MIAA) defeated Olivet(5-8, 0-2MIAA) 65-61.  The victory lifts Calvin over the .500 mark for the first time this year and keeps the Knights in a share of first place in the MIAA standings.

Kevin Vande Streek Post Game Interview on WFUR Radio

John Mantel Post Game Interview

Matt Veltema Post Game Interview

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Good Night for the Knights - Men’s Basketball Defeats Hope 84-75 in MIAA Opener

Thursday, January 07, 2010

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The Calvin College men’s basketball team remains unbeaten in MIAA openers under head coach Kevin Vande Streek. The Knights are now 14-0 in MIAA openers under Vande Streek thanks to an 84-75 victory over rival Hope College Wednesday night in front of 4,468 fans at Calvin’s Van Noord Arena.

Wednesday’s game marked the first time Calvin and Hope had met in men’s basketball in an MIAA opener since 1988. It also marked the 174th meeting between the two storied rivals in a series that Hope still leads 88-86.

Post Game Press Conference Audio

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Calvin/Hope Men’s Basketball Rivalry Set For Wednesday Night With Live Video Stream

Tuesday, January 05, 2010

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Calvin/Hope Video Stream

The 174th meeting between Calvin and Hope in menís basketball will take place on Wednesday, January 6, when the two rivals face each other inside Calvinís Van Noord Arena at 7:30 p.m.
Hope currently holds a slim 88-85 series lead in a series that began during the 1920-21 season. Just 101 points separate the teams over 173 games, a difference of only 0.583 points per game!
This will also feature the second meeting of the year between the two teams as Hope edged Calvin 79-76 in the consolation game of the Grand Rapids Sports Hall of Fame Tournament Thanksgiving weekend.

The Rivalry Web site

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Calvin Partners With Stretch Internet To Stream Video of Games From Van Noord Arena

Thursday, December 31, 2009

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Calvin is partnering with Stretch Internet and will be streaming live video directly to its Web site from the Van Noord Arena in 2010.

The first video stream to be sent to the Calvin Web site will be the January 6, 2010, Calvin-Hope menís basketball varsity game. Calvin will stream the video and audio feed of the WGVU television broadcast for that game. Future home games in both men’s and women’s basketball as well as women’s volleyball will be a single-camera shot with house audio accompanying the video feed.

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Men’s Basketball Falls to Loras on Final Day Of Grand Canyon Cactus Jam

Wednesday, December 30, 2009

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PHOENIX, AZ—Calvin’s three-game win streak came to an end on Wednesday afternoon as the Knights were defeated by Loras (IA) 78-61 on the third and final day of competition at the Grand Canyon Cactus Jam.

A rough first half effort proved to be Calvin’s undoing as the Knights (5-6) trailed 46-21 at halftime. Calvin connected on only five first half field goals while allowing Loras (6-6) to shoot 17 of 29 (.586) from the floor in the opening 20 minutes.

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