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St. Peter, Minn. - Gustavus men’s cross country alumni stole the show at the Linnaeus Arboretum, taking the top four spots in the annual alumni meet Saturday morning. Current Gusties rounded out the rest of the top ten, as well as taking spots 11 through 13. The alumni came out on top in the team [...]
Gustavus junior Josh Owens (Brooklyn Park, Minn.) broke the MIAC men’s outdoor pole vault record Saturday at the Meet of the UnSaintly in St. Paul, clearing a height of 16-6.75. Owens broke the previous record of 16-6.5, which has stood since 1983 (Dave Wenberg, Hamline). His new career mark is at the top of the MIAC performance list and is 1-1.75 higher than the second place vauler.
Gustavus senior Danielle Burgmeier broke the Gustavus women’s outdoor track record in the 400-meter hurdles Wednesday night at the Mankato State University Twilight Meet in Mankato, Minn. Burgmeier crossed the finish line first with a time of 1:03.42, breaking the previous record of 1:03.61 set by Carlie Hanson in 2006.
The Gustavus men’s and women’s track and field teams hosted their first meet of the season Saturday afternoon in St. Peter, Minn. and garnered many spots on the podium. The men’s squad collected seven individual first place finishes, while the women came away with three.
Gustavus head track and field coach Dale Bahr said that his Gusties competed with an agenda on the final day of competition at the 2012 MIAC Indoor Championships held March 1-3, in the Leonard Center on the campus of Macalester College. The Gusties were locked in a back-and-forth battle with Bethel for the third spot [...]
The Gustavus men’s track and field team had a strong showing at the Van Nelson Open hosted by St. Cloud State University on Saturday afternoon in St. Cloud, Minn. To team scores were kept at the meet. Blair Riegel (Lakeville, Minn.) was the top Gustavus performer of the day, recording one event win and three [...]