Archive for May, 2004
Gustavus senior Kristin Petersen won the NCAA Division III Championship in the discus on Friday afternoon. The meet is being held at Millikin University in Decatur, Illinois.
The Gustavus Adolphus College women's track field team have qualified two individuals and one relay team for the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships. The championships will be hosted by Millikan University May 27-29 in Decatur, Illinois.
The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced the 2004 baseball awards in the past week and Gustavus figured notably in the awards. Six Gusties were named to the All-Conference team, and sophomore Ben Sherer was named MIAC Player of the Year.
Gustavus Adolphus College sophomore Audrey Lenoch (Pine Island, Minn.) has been named to the 2004 Louisville Slugger/National Fastpitch Coaches Association Division III All-America Team for the second consecutive year.
The National Fastpitch Coaches Association named two Gustavus softball players to the 2004 Louisville Slugger/NFCA Division III All-Midwest Region Team. Sophomore Audrey Lenoch was named to the first team and senior Molly Biehn was named to the third team
The Gustavus softball team had three players named to the MIAC All-Conference Team. Ingrid Olson and Audrey Lenoch were named to the all-conference team for the second time of their career, while Molly Biehn was named for the third time of her career.
Gustavus head cross country running and nordic skiing coach Scott Jerome who has been at Gustavus for the past four years has announced his resignation.
The Gustavus women's tennis team began play in the individual portion of the NCAA Championships on Saturday. The tournament is being played in Memphis, Tennessee.
It was a rough first day for the Gusties at the NCAA singles and doubles tournaments as Loren Collins and Adam Morgan and Brett Morse-Karzen were upset in the first round.
The Gustavus baseball team lost 6-5 to St. Thomas in the MIAC Playoff Championship game in Dundas, Minn. on Saturday afternoon. The Gusties conclude their season at 29-15.