Archive for April, 2005
Gustavus Adolphus College senior Brady Hoffman (Owatonna, Minn.) and Saint John's University junior Chad Michelson (Marshall, Minn.) have been named Co-Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Men's Golfers of the Week.
Gustavus Adolphus College sophomore Jered Hokenson (Watertown, Minn.) has been named the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Men's Field Athlete of the Week. Hokenson won the high jump by clearing a height of 6' 8" at the Lee Krough Invite this past weekend, which tied a 40-year old school record.
The Gustavus men's golf team placed third in the Gustie Spring Invite which concluded on Tuesday afternoon in Jordan, Minn. The Gusties compiled a 54-hole score of 299-295-298--892, seven strokes behind the winner Saint John's University (285-298-302--885).
The Gustavus softball team defeated Bethel College 2-0 and 6-0 at the Gustavus softball field on Monday afternoon. The doubleheader had originally been scheduled for Saturday but was postponed due to rain.
The Gustavus men's golf team is currently in third place at the Gustie Spring Classic with a 36-hole total of 299-295--594. Saint John's holds the lead after the first round of play at the LeSuer Country Club with a score of 285-298--583.
The Gustavus women's track & field team competed at the fifth annual Lee Krough Invitational on Saturday, April 16 in St. Peter, Minn. No team scores were kept. Junior Kourtney Joyce won the 3000-meter steeplechase with a time of 11:30.40.
The Gustavus men's track and field team claimed eight event titles at the fifth annual Lee Krough Invitational on Saturday, April 16. Freshman Jared Hokenson won the high jump with a height of 6' 8", which tied a 40-year old school record.
The Gustavus women's golf team compiled a 36-hole score of 344-327--671 to place second at the Carleton Invitational on Sunday, April 17. Kelsey Getz and Steph Polzin tied for third place with a two-round score of 167 to lead the Gusties.
The Gustavus women's tennis team defeated St. Thomas 9-0 and Macalester 9-0 in St. Paul on Sunday. The Gusties, who improved to 23-2 overall and 7-0 in the MIAC, did not drop a set in the two matches.
The Gustavus men's tennis team, which is ranked #5 in Division III, picked up an important win over #10 Kalamazoo 5-2 in Milwaukee on Sunday morning. The Gusties clinched the top seed in the Central Region with the win over the Hornets.