Archive for May, 2011
Gustavus Adolphus sophomore hurdler Steve Groskreutz has been named MIAC Outdoor Track and Field Track Athlete of the Week for his performance at the Meet of the UnSaintly hosted by Hamline this past Friday and Saturday. Groskreutz registered two top-10 finishes at the meet, taking second in the 400-meter hurdles and sixth in the 110-meter [...]
The Gustavus women's golf team, which automatically qualified for the 2011 NCAA Championships by virtue of winning the MIAC Championship last October, will be making its sixth consecutive appearance at the national meet. The women's championship will take place at Mission Inn Resort and Club in Howey-In-The-Hills, Florida, May 10-13.
The Gustavus men's golf team begins play in the NCAA Championships on Tuesday, May 10 at Grandover Resort in Greensboro, North Carolina. The 72-hole tournament runs through Friday. The Gusties, who received an at-large bid to the championship, will be making their 18th appearance in the national meet, but the first since 2008.
The Gustavus women's tennis team has been selected to participate in a NCAA Regional Tournament at the University of Chicago this Friday, May 13 through Sunday, May 15.
Gustavus Adolphus College has been selected to host one of the eight NCAA Regional Tournaments for men’s tennis at the Brown Outdoor Tennis Complex in St. Peter this Friday, May 13 through Sunday, May 15.
The Gustavus men's tennis team earned an automatic berth to the NCAA Championship by winning the 2011 MIAC Playoff Title with impressive wins over St. Olaf, 6-0 in the semifinals, and Carleton 7-2 in the championship match on Saturday in St. Peter. The Gusties will find out on Monday who and where they will play in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, which will take place on May 13-15.
The Gustavus baseball team wrapped up Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play with a satisfying doubleheader sweep over Concordia-Moorhead on Saturday afternoon in St. Peter. The Gusties won the first game 6-1 behind the strong pitching of Kellan Euerle and then claimed game two 4-3 thanks to a clutch one-out, bases loaded single by Timmy Miller that scored the winning run in the bottom of the sixth inning.
The Gustavus men’s track and field team had 24 individuals record a top-10 finish at the Meet of the UnSaintly hosted by Hamline in St. Paul on Friday and Saturday. No team scores were kept, as it was the final regular season meet before the Gusties compete at the 2011 MIAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Friday and Saturday, May 13-14 in St. Peter, Minn.
The Gustavus women’s track and field team had a strong showing at the Meet of the UnSaintly hosted by Hamline University in St. Paul on May 6-7. No team scores were kept at the meet, as 24 individual Gustavus athletes recorded at least one finish in the top-10. It was the squad’s final regular season meet before competing at the 2011 MIAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Friday and Saturday, May 13-14.
Gustavus Adolphus senior Janey Helland successfully defended her title in the MIAC Heptathlon, winning the event with 4,595 points on Friday in Northfield, Minn. Erica Roelofs and Laura Secor rounded out Gustavus' top competitors in fifth and tenth place, respectively.