Archive for May, 2008
The Williams Ephs advanced to the 2008 NCAA Division III Women’s Tennis Championship match by defeating the Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens 5-2 on Wednesday morning on the campus of Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, Minnesota. Williams will be appearing in the national final for the fifth time in the program’s history, but this is the Ephs’ [...]
Gustavus student Jessie Doig is doing a video recap of each day at the championships. Jessie interviews Denison coach Peter Burling, Washington and Lee coach Eric Ishida, and Gustavus coach Heidi Carlson. In addition, there are highlights of the #1 singles match between Jenni White of Gustavus and Katie Tabb of Washington and Lee. Watch [...]
The Gustavus women's golf team moved up to seventh place at the NCAA Division III Women's Golf Championships on Wednesday at Centennial Oaks Golf Club in Waverly, Iowa after shooting a team score of 323. The Gusties have a two-day total of 323-323--646, which is 30 strokes behind first place Methodist University at 307-309--616. Individually, Rachel Roberg is tied for tenth place after shooting a second round 76 for a two-day total of 79-76--155.
The Gustavus men's golf team dropped to 21st place after the second round of the NCAA Division III Men's Golf Championships on Wednesday at Chateau Elan Resort in Braselton, Georgia, but improved its team score by firing a 317 for a two-day total of 320-317--637. St. John Fisher College currently stands as the team leader with a two-day total of 302-294--596.
The NCAA Division III Women’s Tennis Committee have selected the individuals and the doubles teams that will compete in the 2008 NCAA Division III Women’s Tennis Championships. The individual championships include 32 single players and 16 double teams. Four singles players and four doubles teams are selected as alternates in the event a player or [...]
Williams College and Pomona-Pitzer advanced to Wednesday’s semifinal round with hard-fought quarterfinal wins on Tuesday morning. Williams defeated Mary Washington 5-0, while Pomona-Pitzer, which trailed 2-1 after doubles play, rallied to sneak past Bowdoin 5-3. Both morning matches were played outdoors in cool and windy conditions. In the afternoon, Denison University and Washington and Lee [...]
The Gustavus men's tennis team lost to Washington University of St. Louis 5-0 in a NCAA Quarterfinal match on Tuesday evening. The NCAA Championship is being hosted by Bates College in Lewiston, Maine. The Gusties, who failed to advance the semifinal round at the NCAA Tournament for only the second time in the past nine years, finish the season with a record of 29-6.
The 16th-ranked Gustavus women's tennis team saw its season come to an end with a hard-fought 5-3 loss to defending national champion Washington and Lee in the quarterfinal round of the NCAA Women's Tennis Championships in St. Peter. Head coach Heidi Carlson and the Golden Gusties, who lost to Washington and Lee 9-0 earlier in the season, stayed with the top-ranked Generals throughout a match that was nearly five hours long. Gustavus finished its season at 25-9 overall.
The Gustavus women's golf team is in eighth place after the first day of the NCAA Division III Championships which are being held at Centennial Oaks Golf Club in Waverly, Iowa. The Gusties were sparked by the play of Rachel Roberg and Katie Schenfeld, who fired seven-over par rounds of 79. Gustavus, which shot a first round team score of 323 trails first place Methodist, which shot a 307, by 16 shots.
The Gustavus men's golf team got off to a slow start at the NCAA Division III Men's Golf Championships as the team shot a disappointing team score of 320 (+36) and sits in tie for 20th place out of 35 teams. The four-day tournament is being played at Chateau Elan Resort in Braselton, Georgia.