Archive for February, 2010
The Gustavus men’s swimming and diving team is currently in first place after the first day of the MIAC Championships, which are being held in the Aquatics Center on the campus of the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. The Gusties have compiled 212 points and hold a slight advantage over second place St. Thomas, who has 211 points. St. Olaf is in third with 184.5 points, as Saint John’s is in fourth (180.5) followed by Carleton in fifth (104).
The Gustavus gymnastics team suffered a narrow 173.873-173.000 loss to UW-Eau Claire on Thursday night in the Lund Center Forum on the campus of Gustavus Adolphus College. Danielle Thibodeau took first place in the all-around competition with a score of 35.700, as teammate Kelly Mathewson finished behind her in second place with a score of 35.225.
After swimming hundreds of thousands of yards and competing against dozens of teams over the course of the last five months, all of our hard work comes down to this weekend’s MIAC Championship meet.
The Gustavus men’s basketball team suffered a 75-51 loss at the hands of first place St. Thomas on Wednesday night in the Gangelhoff Center on the campus of Concordia University in St. Paul. The Tommies shot 57.4% (31-54) in the game, while Gustavus shot just 36.4% (20-55). St. Thomas’s Sam Eicher (6-7) and Joe Scott (5-9) both scored a game-high 14-points in the game, as Ryan McPartland (5-6) led Gustavus with 10 points.
The Gustavus women's basketball team slipped past St. Thomas 66-56 on Wednesday and in the process clinched at least a share of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Title with one game yet to play. Against the Tommies, Gustavus got a big performance from senior forward Julia Schultz, who started in place leading scorer Molly Mathiowetz who was out with the flu. Schultz scored 12 points and grabbed five rebounds for the Gusties.
2009-10 Gustavus Women's Tennis Season Preview
Gustavus Adolphus Junior Jens Brabbit has been named All-Central Collegiate Ski Association (CCSA) First Team. Brabbit is the first Gustavus skier to ever be bestowed All-CCSA First team honors, as he has ranked in the top 5 over the course of the first four qualifying weekends. He is the only skier from a Division III school to be honored as first or second team All-Conference.
The Gustavus women's swimmig and diving team is set to compete at the 2009-10 MIAC Championships held on Feb. 18-20, in the Aquatic Center on the campus of the University of Minnesota. The Gusties finished second last season and will look to challenge Carleton for the conference crown. Preliminaries will begin on Thursday at 10:30 a.m.
The Gustavus men's swimming and diving team is set to compete at the 2009-10 MIAC Championships on Feb. 18-20 in the Aquatic Center on the Campus of the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. Preliminaries will begin on Thursday at 10:30 a.m.
Gustavus Adolphus Senior, and Mapleton, Minn. native, Janey Helland has been named MIAC Indoor Track & Field Field Athlete of the Week. Helland took first place in the Carleton Pentathlon on Friday night in Northfield, Minn. with an NCAA provisional qualifying total of 3011 points. Helland won the high jump (5' 2.25"), long jump (17' 2.75"), and 800 meter run (2:30.36) at the competition, provisionally qualifying herself for the NCAA meet in the Pentathlon and the long jump.