Archive for May, 2012
Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla. - Despite improving its day one score by four strokes, the Gustavus men’s golf team found that the field also saw improvement across the leaderboard. The result – Gustavus is still in 11th place after the second day of competition at the 2012 NCAA Championships. Playing at the Las Colinas course on day [...]
St. Paul, Minn. – The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) released iys annual Men’s and Women’s Outdoor Track and Field Awards on Wednesday afternoon. Among the conference’s award winners was Gustavus’ Blair Riegel (So., Lakeville, Minn.), who took home the Outstanding Field Athlete award for his performance at 2012 MIAC Championships held over the weekend [...]
Howey-In-The-Hills, Florida - Gustavus Adolphus sophomore golfer Tyler McMorrow (St. Cloud, Minn.) has been named a Division III PING All-Region honoree by the Golf Coaches Association of America (NGCA). Players across six regions – Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, South, Great Lakes, Central and West – earned all-region honors for 2012. McMorrow is one of six players from [...]
The 2011 volleyball season signaled an incredible turnaround from bottom feeder to playoff contender in the MIAC. The Gusties finished the 2010 season with a 7-19 record and were last in league play. In 2011, the Gusties finished 20-10 and finished fifth in the conference, advancing to the MIAC playoffs
Gustavus Adolphus first-year golfer Sam Falk (Glenwood, Minn.) was named Co-Rookie-of-the-Year as part of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference’s 2011-12 Women’s Golf Awards released Monday, May 14. The 2011-12 season was a banner year for first-year talent, so it was no surprise that two of the top newcomers, Sam Falk and Gina Kabasakalis of Carleton, [...]
The Gustavus men’s golf team shot a 301 (+13) in the first round of the NCAA Division III Championships Tuesday in Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla. and sits in 11th place. Host institution Oglethorpe leads the field of 41 after recording a 285 (-3) at the Mission Inn Resort & Club. Claremont Mudd Scripps and Christopher Newport both shot a 289 (+1) and are tied for second.
The Gustavus women’s basketball held its annual awards banquet last week in the Heritage Room of the Jackson Student Center. Senior wing Molly Geske highlighted the event’s awards ceremony by being named the team’s Most Valuable Player.
Starkville, Miss. - As a part of the National Fastpitch Coaches Association’s annual Division III All-Region awards released on Monday, May 14, three Gustavus Adolphus softball players were named to the All-Midwest Region Team as at-large selections. Senior second baseman Lisa Klass (Richfield, Minn.) earned a spot on the first team, while first-year pitcher Sarah [...]
The Gustavus men’s golf team is prepared to compete in the NCAA Division III Championships on Tuesday, May 15 through Friday, May 18 held at the Mission Inn Resort in Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla. After claiming second place in last October’s MIAC Championships and taking first and second in their last two meets, the Gusties earned an at-large bid into this year’s NCAA Tournament.
The Gustavus men’s tennis team ended its season Sunday afternoon in Whitewater, Wis., falling to 15th-ranked Washington University in St. Louis 5-0 in an NCAA Division III Regional title match. Washington advances to the eight-team championship series with a 17-6 record, while the Gusties end their campaign at 22-8 – the most wins in a season during head coach Tommy Valentini’s three years at the helm.