‘Women’s Cross Country’ Category
The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches’ Association (USTFCCCA) announced its national academic honors for the 2011 women’s cross country season on Friday and three Gusties garnered 2011 USTFCCCA Division III All-Academic Cross Country honors. Brooke Beskau (Sr., Hastings, Minn.), Kate Eggers (Jr., Montevideo, Minn.) and Beth Hauer (Jr., Little Falls, Minn.) were [...]
Gustavus Adolphus senior cross country and track & field athlete Erica Roelofs (Vernon Center, Minn.) has been featured on the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference’s Student-Athlete Spotlight. The Spotlight highlights student-athletes from across the conference each Tuesday and Thursday. Roelofs, a graduate of Lake Crystal-Wellcome Memorial, will graduate this spring with a degree in Health and [...]
Former Gustavus Women’s Cross Country Runner Nichole Porath Set To Compete At U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials This Saturday
Former Gustavus Adolphus standout cross country runner Nichole Porath (Petersen) `05 has qualified and will compete in the Olympic Trials Marathon on Saturday, Jan. 14 in Houston, Texas. It will be the first time that the men’s and women’s Olympic Trials Marathon will be hosted on the same day, at the same site. The event [...]
Senior Gustavus women’s cross country runner Brooke Beskau capped off her career Saturday afternoon with a 119th place finish out of 277 runners at the 2011 NCAA Cross Country Championships held in Winneconne, Wis.
The NCAA Division III Men’s and Women’s Track and Field Committee announced Sunday the team and individual qualifiers for the 2011 Division III Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Championships. Among those individuals qualifying for competition at the NCAA Championships was Gustavus Adolphus runner Brooke Beskau (Hastings, Minn.).
The Gustavus women’s cross country team finished its 2011 season with a seventh place finish at the NCAA Central Region Meet on Saturday in Waverly, Iowa with a total of 189 points. Wartburg and Carleton qualified for the national meet taking home first and second, respectively. Wartburg tallied 63 points, while Carleton recorded 85. The [...]
The Gustavus women’s cross country and golf teams made a splash at their respective conference championships in the month of October and a pair of individuals were instrumental to those successes – junior cross country runner Kate Eggers and first-year golfer Sam Falk. For their positive contributions to their respective teams, the Office of Sports [...]
The Gustavus women’s cross country team set out to improve on last year’s fourth place finish at the MIAC Championships, and it did just that placing third at this season’s conference meet Saturday in St. Paul, Minn. Carleton stole the podium with the 2011 team title, including the top three individuals, while St. Olaf took [...]
Gustavus Adolphus senior cross country runner Brooke Beskau (Hastings, Minn.) and head cross country coach Dale Bahr join Tom Wheeler of KNUJ AM 860 for this week’s edition of the Gustie Spotlight. Wheeler, the radio voice of the Golden Gusties, conducts weekly interviews with a different member of the Gustavus Athletics Department throughout the fall [...]
The Gustavus women’s cross country team will compete at the MIAC Championships on Friday, Oct. 29 in St. Paul, Minn. looking to improve on last year’s fourth place finish. The Gusties have been led by the trio of senior Brooke Beskau and juniors Kate Eggers and Beth Hauer. Beskau, a Hastings, Minn. native, hasn’t finished [...]