Archive for March, 2006
Gustavus junior Jered Hokenson claimed titles in the high jump and pentathlon and fellow juniors Tanner Miest and Andy Klaers posted NCAA provisional qualifying marks in the 55-meter hurdles and weight throw, respectively, as the Gustavus men's indoor track and field team recorded a fifth-place at the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships Saturday evening at Carleton.
The Gustavus women's gymnastics team posted a season high score of 177.85 and placed seventh out of eight teams at the National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) West Regional which was held at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh on Friday night.
The Gustavus women's hockey team defeated St. Thomas 2-1 in overtime to win the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference playoff championship on Saturday afternoon at Don Roberts Ice Arena. Andrea Peterson ripped a slapshot past St. Thomas goaltender Becky Kilpatrick 11:39 into the overtime to give the Gusties the victory.
Live results from this weekend's Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships will be posted courtesy of Raceberry Jam. Click here for men's results and here for women's results throughout the weekend.
Gustavus Adolphus men's basketball players Phil Sowden and Adam TeBrake have been named All-Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference by a vote of the league's coaches. Trevor Wittwer was named the league's Sixth Man of the Year, while also receiving honorable mention honors. In addition, Trent Hollerich was named to the MIAC All-Defensive Team and Mike DesLauriers was named to the All-First Year Team.
The Gustavus women's hockey team defeated St. Olaf College Thursday night at Don Roberts Ice Arena to advance the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championship game. Andrea Peterson (Jr., White Bear Lake, Minn.), Jaclyn Dufault (So., Crookston, Minn.), and Molly Doyle (So., Eagan, Minn.) scored the three Gustie goals in the victory. Gustavus is now 21-3-2 overall, while the Oles finish the season with a record of 12-14-0.
Andrea Peterson Named Player of the Year for Third Time As Gustavus Dominates MIAC Post-Season Women’s Hockey Awards
The MIAC women's hockey coaches have named Gustavus junior defender Andrea Peterson the 2006 Player of the Year. Head Coach Mike Carroll was also named Coach of the Year. Joining Peterson on the all-conference team were senior Abby Randall, junior Kelly Crandall, sophomores Molly Doyle and Margaret Dorer, and first year Mari Gunderson.
Gustavus Adolphus men's hockey players Mike Hosfield and Jon Keseley have been named All-Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference by a vote of the league's coaches. Both juniors, Hosfield and Keseley are being honored by the league for the first time. Senior Loren Havemeier received honorable mention honors.
Gustavus Adolphus junior post player Bri Monahan and sophomore Jess Vadnais have been received All-Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference honors for the 2005-06 season as selected by the league's coaches. Junior post player Erin Boese was named to the MIAC All-Defensive Team, while head coach Mickey Haller was honored as the league's Coach of the Year for the third time in five years.
A total of 13 Gustavus men's swimmers have captured All-MIAC honors following the recent MIAC Swimming and Diving Championships. Junior Scott Hagemeyer led the way, picking up honors in seven events, while fellow junior Brian Amundson and freshman Matt Stewart each captured honors in six events. Sophomore Ben Hanson, who was the only Gustie to post wins in multiple individual events, pulled down honors in five events and repeated as MIAC Swimmer of the Meet.