Archive for October, 2004
Former Gustavus football standout Ryan Hoag has been moved from the practice squad to the National Football League roster of the Minnesota Vikings. Hoag, who is in his second year in the NFL, has been on the Vikings practice squad for the past five weeks.
Gustavus football player Jon Horbacz has been named Defensive Player of the Week by the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletlic Conference for his strong performance in the Gusties' 34-21 win over Augsburg last Saturday.
The Gustavus women's soccer team picked up its first win in MIAC play this season with a 3-0 victory over Bethel in Arden Hills on Tuesday. Alison Rethwisch led the Gusties with two goals, Jenna Iaizzo scored the other Gustavus goal.
Gustavus Adolphus College junior Kelli Groff (Bloomington, Minn. / Jefferson HS) fired a 14-over par 160 with consistent rounds of 80 each day to capture individual medalist honors at the 2004 MIAC Championships and was named MIAC Golfer of the Week.
The Gustavus men's golf team placed third at the MIAC Championships with a score of 304-310--614. Erik tone and Jon Hagedorn earned all-conference honors for the Gusties.
The Gustavus women's golf team placed second at the MIAC Championships with a score of 345-336--681. Kelli Groff recorded a score of 80-80--160 to earn the 2004 MIAC Individual Championship.
The Gustavus football team spoiled Augsburg's homecoming with a 34-21 win over the Auggies in Minneapolis on Saturday. Drew Stifter rushed for two touchdowns to lead the Gusties.
The Gustavus women's soccer team suffered a disappointing 1-0 loss to Augsburg in double overtime in St. Peter on Saturday afternoon. Millie Suk scored for the Auggies on a penalty kick in the 104th minute.
The Gustavus men's cross country team placed fourth at the Dan Huston Invite hosted by Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa. James Sorenson led the Gusties in the 4 km race and Alex Zupan led the Gusties in the 6 km race.
The Gustavus women's cross country team placed third at the Dan Huston Invitational on Saturday morning in Waverly, Iowa. Lydia Davitt led the Gusties in the 4 km and Nichole Petersen led the Gusties in the 6 km.