‘Women’s Tennis’ Category
For the first time in the six-year history of the MIAC Women’s Tennis Playoffs, Gustavus did not claim the title. After defeating the Gusties 5-4 for the MIAC regular title on April 29, the Carleton Knights responded with a 5-3 decision over defending champion Gustavus on Saturday night in St. Peter, Minn. The Knights will enter the NCAA Regional Championships with an overall record of 18-5.
Preview courtesy of Matt Higgins, Assistant to the Executive Director of the MIAC The Gustavus men’s and women’s tennis teams are set to host the 2012 MIAC Playoffs this weekend in St. Peter, Minn. On the women’s side, postseason action begins Friday with No. 3 St. Olaf meeting No. 6 St. Catherine in one quarterfinal, […]
An indisputable leader for the Gustavus women's tennis team has been senior Megan Gaard and for her outstanding play during the final month of the regular season, the Office of Sports Information has named Gaard Female Student-Athlete of the Month for April, presented by Thrivent Financial.
Megan Born provided the Gusties a key come-from-behind win at No. 4 singles on Sunday against Carleton. St. Peter, Minn. – Streaks, just like records, are meant to be broken – sports have taught us that. For more than two decades, the Gustavus women’s tennis team, under the direction of the Head Coach Jon Carlson, […]
St. Peter, Minn. - With a 9-0 win over Bethel on Saturday afternoon in the Swanson Tennis Center, the Gustavus women’s tennis improved to 9-0 in the MIAC and 16-7 overall. Bethel finishes its season at 1-9 in the MIAC and 6-13 overall. “We played well today and set ourselves up for a big match […]
St. Peter, Minn. - The Gustavus women’s tennis team will face Bethel University on Saturday, April 28 at 3:00 p.m. in the Swanson Tennis Center. The match was originally scheduled to be played on Saturday morning in St. Paul and has been moved due to weather. Gustavus Women’s Tennis Schedule
Mallory Shellum picked up her team-high 20th win of the season in singles play with a 6-3, 6-2 victory over Erin Hynes at No. 5 singles. St. Peter, Minn. - The Gustavus women’s tennis team is beginning to heat up down the backstretch of the regular season, picking up another win this afternoon by defeating […]
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 […]
St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus women’s tennis team extended its winning-streak to four matches with a 9-0 win over St. Thomas on Saturday afternoon in the Swanson Tennis Center. For the second consecutive match, Gustavus swept both the doubles and singles competitions. The Gusties improve to 14-7 overall and 7-0 in the MIAC, while […]
The Gustavus women’s tennis team picked up a 9-0 win over Saint Benedict on Wednesday afternoon in St. Joseph, Minn. The Gusties swept both the singles and doubles competitions, improving to 13-7 overall and 6-0 in the MIAC. After ten straight matches on the road, a period in which the they went 5-5, the Gusties […]