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News Archives: October, 2012

University of Dubuque Celebrates Homecoming 2012

Oct 1, 2012
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McGovern Joins Central College Hall of Honor

Oct 1, 2012
University of Dubuque wrestling coach Jon McGovern was inducted into the Central College Athletics Hall of Honor Saturday as part of the school's homecoming festivities.

Iowa Conference Honors Watkins

Oct 1, 2012
University of Dubuque junior Alexandra Watkins has been named Women's Soccer Offensive Performer of the Week.

Morgan Named to D3football.com Team of the Week

Oct 1, 2012
University of Dubuque wide receiver Austin Morgan has been named to the Week 5 D3football.com Team of the Week presented by Scoutware. Morgan caught an Iowa Conference (IIAC) and UD record 21 passes in the Spartans 31-24 loss at Central.

Men's Soccer Ranked #4 in NSCAA North Region Poll

Oct 2, 2012
The University of Dubuque Men's Soccer team has moved up to #4 in the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) North Region Poll.

Spartans Shutout Monmouth

Oct 2, 2012
The University of Dubuque Women's Soccer team began its string of six straight home games off on the right foot with a 4-0 win over Monmouth College on Tuesday night at Oyen Field.

Spartans Win Streak Snapped at Home

Oct 2, 2012
The University of Dubuque Men's Soccer team had its six game winning streak broke due to a bad three minute stretch where North Park scored three goals. After a scoreless first period, UD and NPU combined to score six goals in 18 minutes. The Spartans would go on to lose the game 4-2.

Spartans A Game Out of IIAC Lead

Oct 3, 2012
The University of Dubuque volleyball team moved to within a game of the Iowa Conference lead after posting a 3-1 win over the Luther College Norse on Wednesday night.

Spartans Hold Norse Scoreless

Oct 6, 2012
The University of Dubuque football team scored in the first three quarters on Saturday en route to a 29-0 dominating road victory.

Spartan Men 6th at Warrior Invite

Oct 6, 2012
Spartan Men 6th at Warrior Invite.

Spartan Women 4th at Warrior Invite

Oct 6, 2012
Spartan Women 4th at Warrior Invite.

Spartans Win in Double Overtime

Oct 6, 2012
The University of Dubuque Men's Soccer team jumped out to an early 2-0 lead but needed an extra 15 minutes to earn the 3-2 win over Simpson College. The victory was the 50th for Coach Brad Johnson as the UD Men's Soccer Head Coach.

Spartans Win 1-0 Thriller

Oct 6, 2012
The University of Dubuque Women's Soccer team pulled out a 1-0 win over Simpson College on Saturday afternoon at Oyen Field. The Spartans scored in the 9th minute and then played lock down defense for the next 81 minutes to earn their second consecutive shutout.

Spartans Take 2nd and 3rd in Flight C at IIAC Championships

Oct 6, 2012
The University of Dubuque Women's Tennis team placed two individuals in the semifinals of Flight "C" Singles at the Iowa Conference Individual Championships. The Spartans Stephanie LoCasto won her semifinals match before falling in the Championships match. Alexandra Dixon lost in the semifinals but rallied to win the third place match.

Spartans with Best Finish Ever at IIAC Championships

Oct 6, 2012
The University of Dubuque Women's Golf team fought through tough conditions all weekend to finish in sixth place at the 2012 Iowa Conference Championships.

DeLass Named IIAC Defender of the Week

Oct 8, 2012
University of Dubuque senior Loisann DeLass was named Women's Soccer Defensive Performer of the Week.

McDonald Voted IIAC Offensive Performer of the Week for 3rd Time

Oct 8, 2012
University of Dubuque senior Nick McDonald was named IIAC Men's Soccer Offensive Performer of the Week for the third time this season.

Spartans Push Unbeaten Kohawks to 4th Set

Oct 10, 2012
The University of Dubuque volleyball team jumped out to an early lead on Wednesday night in Stoltz Sports Center before the visiting Coe College Kohawks rallied back to take the match 3-1.

Spartans Shutout Luther

Oct 10, 2012
The University of Dubuque Women's Soccer team has now shutout its last three opponents after beating Luther 1-0 on Wednesday night at Oyen Field. UD has not given up a goal in nearly 315 minutes.

McDonald Breaks UD Career Goals Record

Oct 10, 2012
The University of Dubuque Men's Soccer team pulled out a thrilling 2-1 victory over Luther College on Wednesday night at Oyen Field. Three time Iowa Conference Offensive Performer of the Week Nick McDonald scored two goals in the game setting a new school record for career goals with 46.

University of Dubuque and Coe College to Tackle Alzheimers

Oct 11, 2012
The University of Dubuque and Coe College football teams have joined together to tackle Alzheimers when they play on October 13, 2012.

Men's Soccer Schedule for Saturday, October 13th UPDATE

Oct 12, 2012
Due to the threat of severe weather in the late afternoon the start times for soccer on Saturday, October 13th vs. Coe College have been moved up. The women's game will now begin at Noon with the men to follow at 2:00 pm.

Women's Soccer Schedule for Saturday, October 13th UPDATE

Oct 12, 2012
Due to the threat of severe weather in the late afternoon the start times for soccer on Saturday, October 13th vs. Coe College have been moved up. The women's game will now begin at noon with the men to follow at 2:00 pm.

Bloedow 3rd at Dr. Tucker Invite

Oct 12, 2012
Bloedow 3rd at Dr. Tucker Invite.

Spartan Men 4th at Dr. Tucker Invite

Oct 12, 2012
Spartan Men 4th at Dr. Tucker Invite.

Spartans Lose Double Overtime Thriller

Oct 13, 2012
The University of Dubuque Spartans football team playing in front of a large homecoming crowd on Saturday would give the fans plenty of excitement to watch.

UD Spartans Triangular

Oct 13, 2012
UD Spartans Triangular Results.

Spartans Drop IIAC Match-up with Coe

Oct 13, 2012
The University of Dubuque Men's Soccer team and Coe College dealt with less than ideal playing condition on Saturday, afternoon on Oyen Field. The Kohawks dealt UD a 2-1 loss on Homecoming and Senior Day.

Spartans Record 4th Straight Shutout

Oct 13, 2012
The University of Dubuque Women's Soccer team continued its tremendous defense with their fourth straight shutout on Saturday, October 13th at Oyen Field. Loisann DeLass extender her minutes in goal scoreless streak to 429:36 minutes, a new school record.

Spartans Meet League Leader

Oct 16, 2012
The University of Dubuque volleyball team faced a tough opponent on Tuesday night on the road. UD met the league leading Wartburg Knights with the hosts taking the match 3-0 over the Spartans.

Spartans Tie with Augie

Oct 16, 2012
The University of Dubuque Men's Soccer team stepped out of the Iowa Conference on Tuesday night with Augustana College coming to Oyen Field. The Spartans and Augustana played to a 1-1 double overtime tie.

Spartans Play Complete Game in Victory

Oct 17, 2012
The University of Dubuque Women's Soccer team played a complete game on Wednesday night combining a strong offensive attack with a lock down defense effort in route to a 7-0 victory over Cornell College.

Gold Medalist Gardner to Speak at University of Dubuque

Oct 19, 2012
Olympic Gold and Bronze Medalist in Greco-Roman Wrestling Rulon Gardner to speak at the University of Dubuque on Nov. 8 at 7:00 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

Loras College Invitational Schedule and Results

Oct 19, 2012
Loras College Invitational Schedule and Results.

Gold Medalist Gardner to Speak at University of Dubuque

Oct 19, 2012
Olympic Gold and Bronze Medalist in Greco-Roman Wrestling Rulon Gardner to speak at the University of Dubuque on Nov. 8 at 7:00 p.m. in McCormick Gymnasium.

Spartans Miss Game Tying Opportunity

Oct 20, 2012
The University of Dubuque football team marched down the field as time ran out to give them one chance at tying the game on Saturday only to have a 37 yard field goal sail wide to the right and suffer their third IIAC loss in the final minutes of the game by a 31-34 final.

Spartans Set School Record for Consecutive Wins

Oct 20, 2012
The University of Dubuque Women's Soccer team won its sixth straight game on Saturday afternoon, setting a new school record. The 3-1 victory over Buena Vista also pushes their unbeaten streak to eight games, 7-0-1.

Spartans Clinch 1st Round Bye in IIAC Tournament

Oct 20, 2012
The University of Dubuque Men's Soccer team made the long trip to Buena Vista on Saturday and came back with a 6-1 victory.

Schmidt Named to All-Tournament Team at Loras

Oct 20, 2012
University of Dubuque sophomore Meggie Schmidt was named to the All-Tournament Team at the Loras College Invitational on October 19th and 20th. Schmidt led the Spartans to a tournament best 3-1 record.

Watkins Named IIAC Performer of the Week

Oct 22, 2012
For the second time this season University of Dubuque forward Alexandra Watkins has been named Women's Soccer Offensive Performer of the Week.

Basierak Named IIAC Female Athlete of the Week

Oct 22, 2012
The Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) announced today that University of Dubuque volleyball player Klaudia Basierak has been named IIAC Athletes of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 21, 2012.

Spartans Defeated by IIAC Champs

Oct 23, 2012
The University of Dubuque Women's Soccer wrapped up the 2012 regular season with a 3-1 loss at Loras College on Tuesday night.

Spartans Rally to Win on Senior Night

Oct 23, 2012
The University of Dubuque volleyball team, put themselves in a deficit to start Tuesday night's match dropping the opening two sets to the visiting Simpson College Storm by scores of 24-26 and 22-25. UD battled back on senior night and collected wins in the final three sets (25-19, 25-19, 16-14) to claim the conference match and improve to 4-3 in league play.

Spartans Finish 2nd in Iowa Conference

Oct 23, 2012
The University of Dubuque Men's Soccer team traveled down the street to take on nationally ranked #4 Loras College on Tuesday night. UD was unable to get the offense clicking in the 2-0 loss to the Duhawks.

IIAC JV Conference Tournament Schedule

Oct 27, 2012
IIAC JV Conference Tournament Schedule

Spartans in Iowa Conference Championships

Oct 27, 2012
Spartans in Iowa Conference Championships

Spartans Advance to IIAC Tournament Semifinals

Oct 27, 2012
The University of Dubuque women's soccer team broke open a halftime 1-1 tie to capture the opening round of the 2012 IIAC Tournament wit a 4-2 victory over the Luther College Norse on Oyen Field.

Spartans Best Women's Finish Ever at IIAC Championships

Oct 27, 2012
The University of Dubuque women's cross country team finished with the lowest point total ever and the highest finish ever when they placed 5th in the 2012 Iowa Conference Championships with a score of 159.

Men's Cross Country at IIAC Championships

Oct 27, 2012
Men's Cross Country Results at IIAC Championships

Spartans Hold on to Victory in Offensive Shoot Out

Oct 27, 2012
The University of Dubuque football team held on as the visiting Simpson Storm rallied back after trailing 38-6 to put in scare into the Spartans when the offensive shoot out finally ended 45-40 in favor of the host Spartans.

Resner Chosen IIAC Performer of the Week

Oct 29, 2012
University of Dubuque sophomore Trish Resner has earned IIAC Women's Soccer Offensive Performer of the Week.

Hanus Named IIAC Performer of the Week

Oct 29, 2012
University of Dubuque senior Wyatt Hanus was named IIAC Football Offensive Performer of the Week.

Spartans Earn Berth in IIAC Finals

Oct 31, 2012
The University of Dubuque Women's Soccer team advanced to the finals of the Iowa Conference Tournament with a 2-1 victory over Wartburg College on Wednesday night.

Spartans Stunned in IIAC Semi-finals

Oct 31, 2012
The University of Dubuque Men's Soccer team was stunned in double overtime of the Iowa Conference Semi-Finals by Central College. The 2-1 loss at Oyen Field on Wednesday night ended the #2 seeded Spartans season.