Thursday, March 11, 2010

Caltech Celebrates Season

At the end of each season, various team members are recognized who shined on and off the court at the program's annual awards dinner. All awards are voted on by the players. The Vesper Trophy and Freshman of the Year honors are longstanding departmental awards -- recipients' names are imprinted in the Braun lobby trophy cases.

2010 Men's Basketball Team Awards

Vesper Trophy - Ryan Elmquist '11

Freshman of the Year - Mike Edwards '13

Leader of the Year - Collin Murphy '13

Mr. Glue - Ethan Boroson '13

Most Improved - Marcus Lucas '12

Lockdown Award - Collin Murphy '13

Citizen(s) of the Year - Ethan Boroson '13 and Arjun Chandar '13

Mr. Hustle - Collin Murphy '13

Construction Point Club - Alex Runkel '13, Collin Murphy '13, Ryan Elmquist '11, and Marcus Lucas '12 (pictured left to right with Coach Eslinger)

2010-11 Captains - Ryan Elmquist '11, Collin Murphy '13, and Ethan Boroson '13

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Beaver Ranks

How did the young Beavers stack up against the competition this past season? Check out various team and individual ranks, within the conference and on the national stage. (For the majority of team stats, the NCAA ranks 404 schools; for most individual stats, the NCAA ranks 500 players).

Team Statistics

CategoryStatisticSCIACNCAA DIII
Blocked Shots3.7172
3FG% Defense32.04

Mike Edwards - Freshman

CategoryStatisticSCIACNCAA DIII
Scoring Avg.18.8265
Free Throw Pct..7778216
Steals per game1.82196
3-Pointers per game2.5278
Blocked Shots1411--

Ryan Elmquist - Junior

CategoryStatisticSCIACNCAA DIII
Scoring Avg.12.813--
Blocked Shots50138
Rebounds per game5.910397
Defensive Rebounds per game4.97--

Collin Murphy - Freshman

CategoryStatisticSCIACNCAA DIII
Assists per game2.013--
Assists per game (conf. only)
Steals per game1.49432
Rebounds per game (conf. only)4.518--

Alex Runkel - Freshman

CategoryStatisticSCIACNCAA DIII
Rebounds per game4.517--
Offensive Rebounds per game1.615--

Jesse Shevin - Freshman

CategoryStatisticSCIACNCAA DIII
Blocked Shots1510--