Archive for May, 2005
Gustavus will host the Section 2AA Boys' and Girls' Track and Field Meet June 1 and June 3. The heat sheets for the meet are now available.
Gustavus sophomore Janna Castellano tied for 9th place in the pole vault at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships taking place at Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa. Castellano's vault of 11-10 1/2 breaks her own school record of 11-8 that she set two weeks ago at the MIAC Championships.
Gustavus Adolphus College head softball coach Shanda Ness has resigned her position effective immediately, Athletic Director Al Molde announced on Wednesday.
Tara Houlihan and Lyndsey Palen defeated teammates Lauren Hom and Kara Smiley 6-0, 6-3, to win the NCAA Division III Doubles Championship on Monday afternoon in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Houlihan and Palen are the first from the Gustavus women's tennis program to claim an NCAA individual national title.
The Gustavus women's tennis program assured itself of its first NCAA National Doubles title when Tara Houlihan and Lyndsey Palen and Lauren Hom and Kara Smiley each won their semifinal matches today in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The two Gustavus teams will now play for the national championship beginning at 3:15 pm today.
The Gustavus men's doubles of Adam Morgan and Brett Morse-Karzen were knocked out of the NCAA Division III doubles tournament in the quarterfinal round late Sunday evening. Morgan and Morse-Karzen lost to second seeded Matt Brunner and Matt Seeberger of the University of California at Santa Cruz by the score of 7-6 (9-7), 6-2.
The Gustavus Adolphus College women's tennis program advanced two doubles teams to the semifinals of the NCAA Division III doubles championships on Sunday afternoon. The tournament is being held at Kalamazoo College in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
The Gustavus doubles team of Adam Morgan and Brett Morse-Karzen advanced to the quarterfinals of the NCAA Division III men's doubles tournament being played in Santa Cruz, California. Morgan and Morse-Karzen defeated Ari Beilin and Alex Scott of Middlebury 6-4, 2-6, 6-3 in the opening round on Saturday afternoon.
The Gustavus Adolphus College women's tennis program advanced two doubles teams to the quarterfinals of the NCAA Doubles Championship being played at Kalamazoo College in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
The Gustavus men's tennis team fell to Emory University 4-1 and finished fourth at the NCAA Team Championship being held in Santa Cruz, California. It was the second close loss for the Gusties in the past two days, as Coach Steve Wilkinson's squad fell to Middlebury 4-2 yesterday in a semifinal match.