MONDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2006
This week in Jacksonville University Athletics
Oct. 23, 2006
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -
Here is a recap to last week's thrilling results and a look to what is in store for this week.
WEEK IN REVIEW
Junior quarterback Chris Horton connected on 20-of-37 passes for 331 yards and a program-tying four touchdowns, including a late score to sophomore receiver Geavon Tribble with 2:52 left in the fourth, to lead the JU football team to a 28-24 come-from-behind victory over Morehead State on Oct. 21 at Jayne Stadium.
JU (4-3, 4-1) moved into second place in the Pioneer Football League standings with two conference games remaining.
The Dolphins conclude the road portion of their schedule on Saturday at 7 p.m. at North Greenville.
The Dolphins picked up a pair of victories in Atlantic Sun Conference play at Swisher gymnasium over the weekend.
They racked up 56 kills and 16 blocks en route to a 3-0 win over Stetson on Oct. 20.
Eva Stoilova recorded a season-high 25 kills to go along with 11 digs for her second straight double-double to help the Dolphins defeat Mercer, 3-1.
The Dolphins travel to face Bethune-Cookman on Tuesday before hosting Campbell and Gardner-Webb at home this weekend.
After sitting out three matches due to injury, senior Tommy Krizanovic came off the bench to score the game-winning goal in the Dolphins' 1-0 against Mercer to secure the fifth seed at the A-Sun tournament in DeLand, Fla.
His goal also puts him at 46 for his career, which ties for third on the all-time list at JU.
The Dolphins fell to Stetson on Oct. 22, 1-0, in the A-Sun finale. This week, JU will play its home finale against Georgia Southern on Tuesday at 7 p.m.
The Dolphins dropped a pair of 2-1 decisions at the Ashley Sports Complex to wrap up the A-Sun schedule.
Sophomore Keri Zwikker had both goals, while Michelle Kimotek made 12 saves in goal during the two matches.
Despite the two losses, the Dolphins secured the fifth seed in the A-Sun tournament on Thursday, Nov. 2 in Kennesaw, Ga.
This week, the Dolphins will travel to face No. 3 Florida State in the regular season finale on Tuesday at 2 p.m.
Other JU sports events
- The men's and women's cross country teams will travel to Boiling Springs, N.C. to compete in the A-Sun Championships on Saturday.
- After a week layoff, the men's and women's rowing teams will be in Philadelphia on Saturday to participate in the Head of the Schuylkill.
- The men's and women's tennis teams travel to Tallahassee, Fla. on Saturday for the Seminole Fall Classic after competing in the ITA Regionals in Alabama last week.
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