Archive for March, 2008
The Gustavus baseball doubleheader at Concordia and the softball doubleheader at St. Thomas which were originally scheduled for Tuesday, April 1 have been postponed. The baseball games have been rescheduled for Sunday, April 6 at 1 pm, while the softball games have been rescheduled for Tuesday, April 8 at 4 pm.
The Gustavus men's tennis team wrapped up its spring break trip to Southern California with a 7-2 loss to Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, California on Friday evening. Azusa Pacific is currently ranked #2 in the NAIA national poll. The Gusties are now 18-5 on the season.
Gustavus gymnasts Aryn Bell and Laura Hansen completed their 2008 seasons by competing at the National Collegiate Gymnastics Association Championships at Cortland State University in Cortland, New York. Bell finished in a tie for 42nd on the vault with a score of 9.225, while Hansen placed 52nd on the balance beam with a score of 8.475.
The Gustavus baseball doubleheader scheduled for Sunday, March 30 in St. Peter against St. Scholastica has been postponed. No time or date has been set for the make-up date.
The doubleheader scheduled between the Gustavus and Saint Mary's softball teams for Saturday, April 12 at 1 p.m. in Winona, Minn. has been postponed due to weather conditions. The doubleheader has been rescheduled for Sunday, April 27 at 1 p.m. in Winona, Minn. at Cotter Field.
A combination of pitching and offense helped the Gustavus softball team finish its' week at the Tucson Invitational undefeated after defeating the University of Chicago 5-1 and Lawrence University 13-9. After losing the first two games of the season, head coach Jeff Annis and the Golden Gusties have won ten straight games to bring their overall record to 10-2. Gustavus is scheduled to begin MIAC play with a doubleheader against Macalester on Sunday at 1 p.m. in St. Peter.
The Gustavus men's tennis team lost to the University of Redlands 5-4 in a very tight match on Thursday morning in Redlands, California. Redlands is ranked #11 in the most recent Division III poll. The Gusties, who are now 18-4 on the season, have lost back-to-back matches for the first time this spring. Gustavus will play NAIA power Azusa Pacific on Friday afternoon to wrap up their spring break trip to Southern California.
The Gustavus women's golf team shot a 332 at the Ponte Vedra Inn and Club Ocean Course in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. in a dual meet against Division II Flagler College. Rachel Roberg (Sr., Rice Lake, Minn.) paced the Gusties at 79 on the par-72 course. Flagler had its two participants shoot an 84 and an 87.
The Gustavus men's golf team posted a team score of 303 to finish three strokes behind Division II Flagler College, which had a team score of 300, on Thursday in a dual meet at the Ponte Vedra Inn and Club Lagoon Course in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. Ricky Copeland (So., Mathomedi, Minn.) paced the Gusties with a 73 on the par-72 course.
The Gustavus women's tennis team got back in the win column on Thursday morning with an extremely competitive 6-3 win over 15th-ranked Wellesley in Lexington, Va. Four tiebreakers, including two third set tiebreakers, were played among the nine matches. The Gusties improved to 11-6 overall, while Wellesley dropped to 10-3 overall.