Archive for 2005
Gustavus Adolphus junior Hailey Harren (Cold Spring, Minn.) captured the individual title at the NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships held Saturday morning at Ohio Wesleyan University in Delaware, Ohio. Harren outdistanced runner-up Julia Rudd of UW-LaCrosse by eight seconds. Harren, who picked up her sixth individual title of the season, pulled away over the final 1.5 kilometers to finish in a time of 21:52.9.
The Gustavus women's hockey team posted a 10-0 win over the College of St. Catherine Saturday afternoon behind three goals by Mari Gunderson. The Gusties improved to 4-1-0 overall and 2-0-0 in the MIAC. Gustavus is now idle until December 2-3 when the Gusties travel to Moorhead for a weekend doubleheader with Concordia.
The Gustavus Adolphus women's swimming and diving team evened its dual record at 2-2 with a 131-100 win over Concordia-Moorhead on Saturday at Lund Natatorium in St. Peter. Junior Beth Hartman (Eagan, Minn.) figured in three event wins, winning the 200 and 500 freestyles, while also swimming a leg on the 200 medley relay team. The Gusties will be back in action December 2-3 when they participate in the Carthage Invitational and the St. Cloud Diving Invitational.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's basketball team opened its 2005 campaign with an impressive 88-65 win over the Luther College Norse Saturday afternoon on Gus Young Court in St. Peter. Senior Adam TeBrake (St. Peter, Minn.) led the Gusties with 24 points, including 4-of-5 shooting from behind the arc.
The Gustavus women's hockey team scored six goals in the final period Friday night en route to a 9-2 win in its home opener against St. Kate's. Junior co-captain Andrea Peterson (White Bear Lake, Minn.) led the Gusties with four points, including her first hat trick of the season.
The Gustavus men's soccer team advanced to the NCAA Elite Eight for the second consecutive year with an impressive 3-0 win over Loras College in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Gusties, who improved to 15-2-5, will face Fredonia State (NY) on Saturday at 12:00 pm (CST). Fredonia State advanced by virtue of outscoring host Calvin 3-2 on penalty kicks on Friday afternoon. The winner of Saturday's match will advance to the NCAA Division III Final Four in Greensboro, North Carolina on November 25-26.
The Gustavus men's swimming and diving team won eight of 13 events to outdistance St. Thomas in a MIAC dual, 70-42, Friday night in St. Paul. Tyler Wakefield led the Gusties with three event wins, winning the 200 freestyle and 500 freestyle while also teaming with sophomore Jonah Winter and fellow freshmen Clement Auyeung and Matt Stewart to win the 200 freestyle relay in a time of 1:30.07, edging the Tommies to the wall by 0.05 seconds. Gustavus moved to 4-0 in duals this season.
The Gustavus women's swimming and diving team edged the University of St. Thomas, 57-56, Friday night at St. Paul. The Gusties picked up a win in the evening's final event, the 200 freestyle relay, to get the come-from-behind win. Gustavus moves to 3-1 in duals this season and will face Concordia in a home dual on Saturday.
Gustavus women's cross country runners Hailey Harren (Jr., Cold Spring, Minn.) and Kourtney Joyce (Sr., Wadena, Minn.) have been selected to compete in the 2005 NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships on Saturday, November 19 at the Methodist Theological School and Dornoch Golf Club in Delaware, Ohio. Ohio Wesleyan University is the host for the 2005 NCAA Division III Men's and Women's Cross Country Championships. The women's race will begin at 11 a.m., Eastern Standard Time.
The Gustavus men's soccer team will play Loras College on Friday at 10:00 am (CST) at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Minn. The winner will play the winner of the Calvin/Fredonia State (NY) match on Saturday at 12:00 pm (CST) for the right to advanced to the NCAA Final Four in Greensboro, North Carolina on Friday and Saturday, November 25-26. This weekend's matches will be broadcast through the Gustavus Athletics website.