Archive for April, 2004
The Gustavus women's track & field team traveled to Northfield, Minn. on Saturday to compete in the Manitou Classic hosted by St. Olaf College. Senior Jackie Luehmann won the shot put with a distance of 45' 4.5".
The Gustavus baseball team evened its MIAC record at 5-5 with a doubleheader sweep over Augsburg Saturday in Minneapolis. The Gusties won the first game 11-4 and the second game 14-4.
The Gustavus men's golf team rallied to shoot a strong 301 on the second day and finish third at the 20-team Buena Vista Classic. Neil Johnson finished fourth (76-70-146) to lead the Gusties. Luke Benoit finished sixth at 74-73-147.
The Gustavus men's tennis team defeated Division I UW-Green Bay 5-2 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on Saturday. The win improved the Gusties season record to 22-6 and it marked the 800th win of Head Coach Steve Wilkinson's career.
The Gustavus softball teams dropped two games on Saturday to conference leader St. Thomas. The Tommies defeated the Gusties 12-3 in game one and 6-2 in game two.
The Gustavus women's tennis team defeated Bethel College 9-0 Saturday morning in St. Peter, Minn. The Gusties defeated Carleton College 9-0 in the afternoon to stay undefeated in conference play. The Gusties improve to 21-7 overall and 7-0 in the MIAC.
The Gustavus softball team swept Bethel College 9-1 and 2-0 on Thursday in Arden Hills, Minn. Audrey Lenoch hit her sixth home run of the season in game two, which is a school record for most home runs in a season.
Gustavus Adolphus College senior Trent Larson has been named Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conferece baseball fielder of the week for April 5-11. Larson hit .529, scored 10 runs and drove in eight runs to help the Gusties post a 5-1 record last week.
The Gustavus men's tennis team defeated St. Thomas 9-0 to finish MIAC regular season dual match play with a perfect 9-0 record. It is the 19th consecutive year that Gustavus has finished MIAC regular season play undefeated. The Gusties are 22-6 overall.
The Gustavus baseball team split with Bethel College 8-5 and 0-4 on Tuesday afternoon in St. Peter, Minn. Andy Schmidt, who struck out four batters and allowed two hits in two-and-one-thirds innings, recorded the win for Gustavus in game one.