Archive for April, 2012
Senior Dee Dee Arnold with sister Sheila `10 and father John being honored as a part of Senior Day at the Gustie Softball Field. St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus softball team saw its seven-game winning-streak come to an end on Wednesday afternoon, as third place Augsburg used a four-run inning to come away [...]
The Gustavus baseball team earned a tough split against Bethel University on Tuesday afternoon in Arden Hills. In game one, Gustavus won 8-2 after jumping out to an 8-0 lead. Despite taking an early 5-0 lead in game two, Bethel responded with nine unanswered runs and would eventually hold on for a 9-7 win to [...]
Gustauvs golfer Taylor Drenttel named MIAC Athlete-of-the-Week. Photo courtesy of A.J. Dahm of Sport PiX. St. Paul, Minn. - Gustavus Adolphus women’s golfer Taylor Drenttel (Inver Grove Heights, Minn.) has been named MIAC Women’s Golf Athlete-of-the-Week for her outstanding play at the Wartburg Spring Invitational Saturday and Sunday at the Centennial Oaks Golf Club in [...]
Megan Gaard Named MIAC Women's Tennis Athlete-of-the-Week. Banner art courtesy of Dan Coquyt - Gustavus Sports Information. Photo courtesy of Sport PIX. St. Paul, Minn. - Gustavus Adolphus senior women’s tennis player Megan Gaard (Edina, Minn.) has been named the MIAC Women’s Tennis Athlete-of-the-Week for her efforts in Gustavus’ back-to-back 9-0 wins over Saint Benedict [...]
The Gustavus men's golf team has plenty to be proud of after a tremendous performance at the Bobby Krig Invitational, which the Gusties hosted over the weekend. Not only did the host school capture the team title against a great 16-team field, with sophomore Simon Erlandsson (Mjolby, Sweden/ Bildningcentrum Facetten) delivering the individual highlight, finishing second in the 96-player field by shooting a 74 or better in each of the tournament's three rounds. For his performance, Erlandsson has been named the MIAC Men's Golf Athlete-of-the-Week.
St. Joseph, Minn. – The Gustavus softball team was unfazed by the short turnaround and long bus trip to St. Joseph on Monday afternoon, defeating the Blazers by scores of 3-1 and 5-0 at the Blazer Softball Field. With a pair of strong pitching performances that yielded just one run in 14 innings by Kate [...]
The Gustavus men’s golf team put together its best performance of the season Monday at the Le Sueur Country Club in Le Sueur, Minn. by winning the Bobby Krig Invitational. The Gusties posted their two lowest 18-hole rounds of the season after shooting a 283 in round two and 289 in the final round for a three-round total of 866 (+18). Saint John’s University took second with a 294-290-287-871 (+23) and the University of Wisconsin-Stout placed third at 301-298-285-884 (+36).
Story Courtesy of Matt Higgins, Assistant to the Executive Director of the MIAC St. Paul, Minn. - Gustavus athlete Erica Roelofs (Vernon Center, Minn.) was one of the Gusties to compete in the multi-events competition over the weekend at Winona State’s Warrior Open, and her performance was certainly memorable. Roelofs finished first in the heptathlon with [...]
Story Courtesy of Matt Higgins, Assistant to the Executive Director of the MIAC St. Paul, Minn. - Gustavus sent track and field athletes to Winona over the weekend to compete in the Warrior Open, hosted by Winona State, and junior Cameron Clause (Mankato, Minn.) made the most of the trip with his standout performance in the [...]
Article courtesy of Sean Gothier, Minnesota Chapter – National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame St. Paul, Minn. - The Minnesota Chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame honored outstanding individuals from the world of professional and amateur football in Minnesota at the Chapter’s annual awards dinner on Sunday, April [...]