The Lady Lakers improved their record to 8-5 by winning their third straight game over NCAA Division III Mount Mary University 78 to 60. This was the first road game of the second half of the season and the Lady Lakers got off to a very sluggish start. The team did pick up the pace on defense and fought back late in the first half to take the lead just before half time 43 to 39. The second half the team played with much more enthusiasm. The Laady Lakers played extremely well on defense causing many turnovers which turned into easy layups to put the game away. The coaching staff was very excited to see the effort on the court as well as the enthusiasm on the bench in that second half. This was a team victory.
Soup With Substance 2014
“The Language Of Love”
February 6 (5:30-7:30 pm)
Silver Lake College of the Holy Family is delighted to present “Soup with Substance: The Language of Love” on Thursday, February 6, at 5:30 pm in the College Dining Room (first floor, main building), 2406 South Alverno Road, Manitowoc. Guests will enjoy hearty homemade soups and breads served up by local restaurants and bakeries while they go on a hilarious journey of the “Language of Love” with humorist, performer and author, Liysa Callsen, whose parents and husband are deaf.
The Lady Lakers improved their record to 7-5 with an impressive win over Andrews University 75 to 10. After Andrews scoring the first two points of the game the Lady Lakers swarming defensive gave up only 2 more points for the rest of the half giving the Lady Lakers a 37 to 4 lead. It could be seen that the Andrews guards were struggling with the half court pressure so the Lady Lakers extended their press and caused Andrews to turn the ball over 20 times in the first half. We were extremely proud of the energy and the defensive pressure that our players played the entire game. The Lady Lakers had 30 steals for the game which resulted in many offensive layups which locked up the victory in the second half.
The 12th ranked Lady Lakers improved their record to 6 and 5 with a victory over UW Fond du Lac by a score of 68 to 41. The Lady Lakers did struggle from the field shooting only 26.7% in the first half, but played extremely well defensively holding the Lady Falcons to 11 points. Once again the team came out with a lot of energy defensively but missed some very makeable shots that could of increased the lead. The second half they played well enough to maintain the lead and the victory with everyone on the roster getting a chance to play. Everyone but one scored in the game. It was great to see everyone getting the opportunity to play.
Silver Lake College of the Holy Family is pleased to host a guest artist exhibit featuring paintings by Benjamin Sloma in the College’s Art Wing Gallery, on the first floor inside the east entrance to the main College building, 2406 South Alverno Road, Manitowoc, from January 21 through February 22, 2014. The exhibit is open to the public without charge from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm Monday through Thursday, and 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Friday and Saturday.
Silver Lake College to Host Food & Wine Pairing Event on January 25 in the new Franciscan Music Center
Silver Lake College of the Holy Family is delighted to host its first annual Food & Wine Pairing Event on Saturday, January 25th at 6:00 pm. The event will be held in the stunning glass and stone clad Ariens Atrium of the beautiful new Franciscan Music Center on the west side of the College campus, 2406 South Alverno Road, Manitowoc. The evening will begin with a champagne reception, followed by five courses of mouth-watering hors d’oeuvres, each paired with a delightful wine selection. Guests will learn how tastes and flavor notes of foods are accentuated by different wines, and how to make a perfect pairing. Entertainment for this elegant evening will include a live jazz quartet. Tickets are $50 per person, and each includes a complimentary bottle of wine. Makes a wonderful gift! Please contact Event and Conference Coordinator Hollie Marcola-Pichla at 920-686-6173 no later than January 17th for tickets.
The Lady Lakers dropped a hard fought game to the NAIA athletic Judson Lady Eagles on January 4. The final score was 73 to 46. The Lady Lakers came out with an enormous amount of energy and actually held the lead until late in the first half. The Lady Lakers broke their press and were beating them down court and scored. Their press did not actually hurt us like the first game they played. They took off their press and switched to a very tight person to person which caused some problems to their offense. They made some shots down the stretch and moved out to a 35 to 24 lead at the half. The Lady Lakers came out of the half time with great determination but the lay off of the holiday caught up with the team and Judson went out to a 10 -2 run to start off the second half. The Lady Lakers never back down and played extremely hard for the entire game.
Silver Lake College to Host “The Franciscan Charism,” Presentation By Assistant Professor, Daniel Minter, Jan. 28 at 1:00 pm
Silver Lake College of the Holy Family is delighted to present a faculty colloquium by Daniel Minter, Assistant Professor of Education, on Tuesday, January 28, at 1:00 pm in the Heritage Room (#238, second floor, main building), 2406 South Alverno Road, Manitowoc. The public is welcome without charge and there is no registration required.
Silver Lake College of the Holy Family is honored to be among a select group of organizations to be awarded grants by the Green Bay Packers Foundation, presented at a luncheon in the Lambeau Field Atrium on Tuesday, December 17th. Accepting the award on behalf of the College was President Chris E. Domes, accompanied by his wife, Mary Domes. The grant will be used for materials and equipment in the College’s music program, housed in the new Franciscan Center for Music Education and Performance, which was dedicated in early October.
The Lady Lakers improve their record to 5 and 4 with a victory over the visiting NCAA III Mount Mary Angels 84 to 45. The Lady Lakers bolted to a 15 to 0 lead to start the game and never looked back. It certainly was a great defensive effort especially early in the first half. The Lady Lakers were very efficient with their offense as well and dominated the first half 36 to 15. For the game, the Lady Lakers shot an impressive 51% from the field as well as 50% from the 3 point line for the game. This was a total team effort, and everyone on the roster contributed.