Archive for June, 2004
Five Gustavus student athletes have been named to Academic All-America teams sponsored by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). The five include Luke Benoit, Neil Johnson, Stephen Handler, Amanda Parker and Ben Sherer.
Gustavus Adolphus College men's golf coach Scott Moe has been named Division III National Coach of the Year by the Golf Coaches Association of America.
The National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) announced the final totals for the 2003-04 United States Sports Academy Directors' Cup and Gustavus finished 10th out of 430 competing Division III institutions.
The Gustavus Athletics Department has chosen eight individuals for induction into its Athletics Hall of Fame. The 2004 inductees include Lori Allen, Jim Chalin, Bruce Edwards, Barb Jaeger, Dean Kraus, Pachi Lopez, Greg Peterson and Gary Reinholtz.
The Chaska Cubs baseball team is sponsoring MIAC night when the squad faces Rochester on July 16 at 7:30 pm. Any fan wearing clothing from a MIAC institution will be admitted free of charge. Stiftungfest burgers will also be served.
The Gustavus volleyball team will travel to Italy to play four spring matches against competitive Italian teams. The Gusties will leave June 7 and return June 15 and will visit Milan, Lake Region of Como, Venice, Montecatini, Florence and Rome.
The ITA announced the final rankings for the 2003-2004 season on May 31st. The Gustavus women's tennis team ended the year ranked fifth in the nation and had two doubles teams and two individuals ranked nationally by the ITA.
Men's golf player Luke Benoit (Faribault, Minn.) has been selected by the College Sporting News website as one of the MIAC's outstanding student athletes.
Men's golf player Neil Johnson (River Falls, Wisc.) has been selected by the College Sporting News website as one of the MIAC's oustanding student athletes.
Senior women's softball player Molly Biehn (Mankato, MN) has been selected by the College Sporting News website as one of the MIAC's outstanding athletes.