Archive for November, 2006

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Adam Miron Named to Team of the Week

Gustavus Adolphus College senior linebacker Adam Miron (Princeton, Minn. / Princeton) has been named to the Team of the Week for the week ending Nov. 12, 2006. Miron amassed a game-high eight tackles (five solo), a sack, an interception and recovered a fumble in Gustavus' 14-10 season-ending win over Carleton.

Men’s Basketball Opens at Luther Saturday; Hosts Buena Vista Tuesday

The Gustavus Adolphus men's basketball team opens the 2006-07 season Saturday afternoon when it faces Luther College in Decorah, Iowa. The Gusties open the home portion of the schedule next Tuesday evening, Nov. 21 when they host Buena Vista University of Storm Lake, Iowa. Both games are non-conference tilts.

Women’s Hockey Defeats UW-Superior 6-2 in Home Opener

The Gustavus women's hockey team skated to a 6-2 victory over UW-Superior Tuesday night at Don Roberts Ice Rink. First-year Melissa Mackley (Fy., Burnsville, Minn.) led the Gusties with one goal and one assist. Gustavus improves to 1-1-0 on the season while UW-Superior suffers its first loss and falls to 6-1-0.

Carrie Gundersen Named MIAC Swimmer of the Week

Gustavus women's swimmer Carrie Gundersen has been named MIAC Swimmer of the Week for her efforts in dual meets against St. Olaf and St. Thomas last weekend. Gundersen broke the school record in the 1,000-yard freestyle by over 20 seconds on Friday against St. Olaf.

Larson, Quealy Named All-MIAC in Women’s Soccer; Three Others Named Honorable Mention

A pair of Gustavus Adolphus women's soccer players have been named to the All-Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference women's soccer team for the 2006 season. Forward Amy Larson and defender Shannon Quealy, both seniors, were named to the first team, while senior midfielder Alison Rethwisch, junior forward Jenna Iaizzo and first-year defender Rachel Iblings received honorable mention.

Men’s Soccer Falls to Wartburg 1-0 in Second Round of NCAA Tournament

The Gustavus men's saw its season come to a close with a heartbreaking 1-0 loss to Wartburg in St. Peter on Saturday afternoon. The winning goal was an own goal scored in the 80th minute of play. Gustavus completed its season with a mark of 18-3-1.

Men’s and Women’s Swimming Teams Claim Dual Meet Wins Over St. Thomas

The Gustavus men's and women's swimming teams both won dual meets against St. Thomas on Saturday afternoon at the Gustavus natatorium. The men's team defeated the Tommies 158-118, while the women's team claimed a 164-132 victory.

Men’s Cross Country Finishes Strong With 8th Place Finish at NCAA Central Region Meet

he Gustavus men's cross country team turned in one of its finest performances of the season with an eighth place finish out of 23 teams at the NCAA Central Region Meet held at St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minn. The Gusties were led by Dan Foley who finished 38th in a time of 26:52.05.

Women’s Cross Country Finishes 8th at NCAA Region Meet, Harren Wins Individual Title

The Gustavus women's cross country team completed its season with an eighth place finish at the NCAA Central Region meet held at St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minn. Individually, Hailey Harren won her second consecutive region title with a time of 21:37.82 over the 6,000 meter course. Harren will try to win her second consecutive NCAA Individual National Title next weekend in West Chester, Ohio.

Men’s Hockey Falls to St. Scholastica 3-2

The Gustavus men's hockey lost to the College of St. Scholastica 3-2 on Saturday night at Don Roberts Ice Rink in St. Peter. Matt Andres and Jon Kesely scored for Gustavus which falls to 0-3-1 on the season.