Archive for April, 2008

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Rachael Click being congratulated after her three-run home run. (Photo: Saint Mary’s Sports Information) 

Softball Clinches MIAC Playoff Berth With Sweep Against Saint Mary’s

The Gustavus softball team clinched a berth in the MIAC playoffs after defeating Saint Mary's 7-0 and 6-2 on Sunday afternoon in Winona. Rachael Click and Julie Mahre provided a one-two punch for the Gusties, as Click delivered two home runs and five RBI in game one and Mahre provided three RBI in game two. Callie Nelsen tallied the win in the first game, while Betsie Collins earned the win in game two.

Gustavus Men’s Tennis the 2008 MIAC MIAC Regular Season and Playoff Champions 

Men’s Tennis Defeats Carleton 5-0 To Win MIAC Playoff Championship

The Gustavus men's tennis team defeated Carleton 5-0 in the MIAC Playoff Championship match Saturday evening at the Swanson Tennis Center in St. Peter. The Gusties defeated St. Thomas 5-0 in a semifinal match on Saturday afternoon to get to the championship match.

Gustavus Women’s Tennis the 2008 MIAC Regular Season and Playoff Champions 

Women’s Tennis Defeats St. Thomas 5-0 To Claim MIAC Playoff Title

The Gustavus women's tennis team defeated St. Thomas 5-0 in the MIAC Playoff Championship match late Saturday afternoon at the Swanson Tennis Center in St. Peter. The Gusties defeated St. Olaf 5-0 in a semifinal match on Saturday morning to get to the championship match. Gustavus is now 22-8 on the season.

Drake Alternative Track and Field Meet Has Been Cancelled Due To Poor Weather Conditions

The Drake Alternative Track and Field Meet scheduled to take place at Gustavus Adolphus College on Saturday, April 26 has been cancelled due poor weather conditions. The meet will not be rescheduled.

Lisa  Brown 

Lisa Brown Finishes 7th In Javelin at Drake Relays, Shatters School Record

Gustavus junior Lisa Brown finished seventh in the javelin at the prestigious Drake Relays with a career best effort 156 feet, 5 inches. Brown, who was the only non-Division I competitor to finish in the top ten, broke her own school record of 154 feet, 6 inches, by nearly two feet.

St. Olaf will face Gustavus in the semifinals. 

Macalester And St. Olaf Advance To Semifinals Of MIAC Women’s Tennis Semifinals

The third-seed Macalester Scots and the fifth-seed St. Olaf Oles advanced to the semifinal round of the MIAC Women's Tennis Playoffs on Friday at the Swanson Tennis Center in St. Peter. The Scots defeated the sixth-seed Carleton Knights 5-4, while the Oles defeated the fourth-seed Saint Benedict Blazers 5-2.

Bethel will face Carleton in the semifinals. 

Men’s Tennis Top Seeds Advance In First Round Of MIAC Playoffs

The third-seed Bethel Royals and the fourth-seed St. Thomas Tommies advanced to the semifinal round of the MIAC Men's Tennis Playoffs on Friday at the Swanson Tennis Center in St. Peter. The Royals defeated the sixth-seed St. Olaf Oles 6-0, while the Tommies defeated the fifth-seed Saint John's Johnnies 5-1.

Heat Sheets For Drake Alternative Track Meet

The heat sheets for Saturday's Drake Alternative Track Meet at Gustavus are now available to be viewed. The meet begins with field events at 10:30 am and the running events begin at 12:15 pm.

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Gustavus Adolphus Set To Host MIAC Men’s Tennis Championships

Gustavus Adolphus College plays host this weekend as the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference crowns a tournament champion in men's tennis. The host Gusties captured their 20th consecutive league title and earned the top seed in this weekend's tournament by going 9-0 in league play.

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Gustavus Adolphus Set To Host MIAC Women’s Tennis Championships

Gustavus Adolphus College plays host this weekend as the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference crowns a tournament champion in women's tennis. The host Gusties captured their 17th consecutive league title and earned the top seed in this weekend's tournament by going 10-0 in league play.