Archive for May, 2005
The Gustavus softball team had three players selected by the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference coaches to the 2005 All-Conference Team, including first baseman Audrey Lenoch (Pine Island, Minn.), pitcher Joyce DeWitz (Good Thunder, Minn.), and second baseman Julie Mahre (White Bear Lake, Minn.).
The Gustavus Adolphus College baseball team had two players selected to the 2005 All-Conference Team. First baseman Ben Sherer, a junior from Bismarck, N.D., and pitcher Anders Schmidt, a junior from Lakeville, Minn. were both selected to the team.
The Gustavus men's tennis team saw its hopes of a national championship dashed with a 4-2 loss to Middlebury College in the NCAA Division III Team Championship being held in Santa Cruz, California.
The Gustavus men's tennis team advanced to the semifnals of the NCAA Team Championships with a thrilling 4-3 win over Trinity University (TX) on Wednesday afternoon in Santa Cruz, California.
The Gustavus women's tennis team suffered another heartbreaking loss in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Team Championship which is being held in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The Gusties lost to Middlebury 5-4 on Wednesday morning. Coach Jon Carlson's squad finishes the season with a 30-3 mark.
The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference has announced that Gustavus has claimed the Pat Wiesner Women's All-Sports Award for the 2004-05 school year, while the men's program finished second to St. Thomas after winning the Durenberger All-Sports Award last year.
The Gustavus Adolphus College women's tennis team qualified to compete in the 2005 NCAA Division III Women's Tennis Championships on May 18-20 at Kalamazoo College in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The Gusties (30-2) advanced to the NCAA Team Championship quarterfinals for the 17th consecutive time.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's tennis team will compete in the 2005 NCAA Division III Men's Tennis Championships on May 18-20 at the University of California, Santa Cruz.
The Gustavus women's track and field team, which was in fifth place after the first day of competition, came on strong on the final day and posted an impressive second place finish at the MIAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships. The meet was held at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minn.
Gustavus women's golfer Kelli Groff, a junior from Bloomington, Minn., placed 15th at the NCAA Division III Championships which were played at Mid-Pines Golf Club in Southern Pines, North Carolina. Groff fired a 72-hole total of 85-83-83-80--331.