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New Orleans – Gustavus Adolphus College track and field athletes Cameron Clause (Mankato, Minn.) and Steve Groskreutz (Faribault, Minn.) have been named to the 2012 United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division III Track & Field All-Academic Team. Headlining this season’s academic awards was UW-Stout’s Tim Nelson, UW-Eau Claire’s Tyler [...]
The 2012 Capital One Academic All-District Men’s Track/Cross Country Teams, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), have been released to recognize the nations top student-athletes for their combined performances athletically and in the classroom. Athletes representing Gustavus Adolphus on this season’s Academic All-District Six First Team include senior cross country runner [...]
Senior track athlete Steve Groskreutz capped his career at Gustavus by finishing ninth at the 2012 NCAA Championships last week in Claremont, Calif. For his outstanding finish to his career, the Office of Sports Information has named Groskreutz Male Student-Athlete of the Month for May, presented by Thrivent Financial.
Hurdle specialist Steve Groskreutz will placed eighth in the prelims of the 400-meter hurdles of the NCAA Championships on Thursday, earning a spot in Saturday's finals. Claremont, Calif. - Gustavus Adolphus senior track and field athlete Steve Groskreutz (Faribault, Minn.) is moving on to the finals of the 400-meter hurdles after placing eighth in the [...]
The NCAA Division III Men’s and Women’s Track and Field Committee announced Sunday the participants in the 2012 NCAA Division III Men’s and Women’s Outdoor Track and Field Championships set to take place on May 24-26. Three Gustavus Adolphus student-athletes have qualified for this year’s competition, they include senior Steve Groskreutz (Faribault, Minn.), junior Josh [...]
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 [...]
Moorhead, Minn. – The Gustavus men’s outdoor track and field team compiled 87 points on the final day of competition at the 2012 MIAC Championships to finish in third place with a two-day total of 118 points. The Gustie men have now finished third at the conference meet in back-to-back seasons. After losing the title [...]
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 track and field team hosted its second meet of the season Saturday at the Gustavus track complex for the 12th Annual Drake Alternative.