Archive for March, 2010
Both the Gustavus Adolphus men's and women's indoor track and field teams have received All-Academic Team honors from the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). The men's team had a cumulative team GPA of 3.28, while the women's squad had a team GPA of 3.47.
The Gustavus men's hockey team opened NCAA Tournament play with an exciting 3-1 win over St. Thomas in St. Peter on Wednesday night. The Gusties (20-6-2) will now play St. Norbert (22-3-3) on Saturday night in DePere, Wis. for a chance to advance to the NCAA Tournament Finals in Lake Placid, New York.
The Gustavus men's hockey team will make its second consecutive tournament appearance when it hosts familiar foe St. Thomas in a NCAA First Round Tournament game on Wednesday night at Don Roberts Ice Rink at 7:00 pm. The Gusties, who won the MIAC Regular Season title, received an at-large bid to the tournament, while St. Thomas, which knocked off the Gusties 2-1 in overtime last Wednesday to win the MIAC Playoff title received an automatic bid to the tournament.
Bri Radtke Named MIAC Women’s Basketball Player of the Year, Mathiowetz and Geske Also Earn All-Conference Honors
Gustavus Adolphus women’s basketball players Bri Radtke, Molly Geske, and Molly Mathiowetz have been named All-Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference by a vote of the league’s coaches with Radtke being named the league’s Player of the Year.
Gustavus Adolphus Junior Jens Brabbit (Winona, Minn./Cotter) is set to compete at the 2010 NCAA Skiing Championships held March 10-13 at the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club and Howelsen Hill Ski Area in Steamboat Springs, Colo. Brabbit will race in the 10km classic on Thursday, March 11, at 11:30 a.m., and the 20km freestyle on Saturday, March 13, at 10:00 a.m. Both races will take place at the Howelsen Hill Ski Area.
The Gustavus softball team opened its 2010 season with a strong showing at the Finlandia Dome Tournament in Marquette, Michigan. Coach Jeff Annis' squad posted a record of 3-1 with wins over UW-Stevens Point (7-0), Simpson (9-2), and Concordia University (Wis.) (4-0) and a loss to UW-Oshkosh (12-7). Betsie Collins picked up two wins on the mound including a two-hit shutout against UW-Stevens Point.
March is National Athletic Training Month and Gustavus is proud to salute its talented full-time Athletic Trainers as well as the student athletic training staff. The Gustavus athletic training program has long been a leader in the education of athletic trainers in addition to providing outstanding care to thousands of student athletes.
The Gustavus women's tennis team posted a 5-1 record on Saturday with a 9-0 wins over Bethel, Concordia, Macalester, and MSU-Moorhead, a 8-1 victory over Bemidji State, and a 5-2 lost to the University of North Dakota.
The Gustavus Adolphus men’s hockey team will host MIAC rival St. Thomas in a first round game of the NCAA Division III Men’s Hockey Tournament on Wednesday, March 10 at Don Roberts Ice Rink at 7:05 p.m. The Gusties, who are 19-6-2, earned an at-large bid into the tournament after falling to St. Thomas 2-1 [...]
The Gustavus gymnastics team registered 175.275 points to finish in seventh place at the 2010 WIAC Gymnastics Championship held Sunday afternoon on Gus Young Court in St. Peter, Minn. UW-Whitewater took home the 2010 WIAC Championship crown with 185.475 points. UW-La Crosse placed second (183.775), while Winona State University rounded out the top three in third (183.600).