Archive for May, 2011

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Football Travel Blog: Mexico Day Six

The Gustavus football team's sixth day travel blog from its trip to Cancun, Mexico on May 25-30.

Logan Becker with some Lagartos youth football players. 

Football Travel Blog: Mexico Day Five

The Gustavus football team's fifth day travel blog from its trip to Cancun, Mexico on May 25-30.

The Caribbean Bowl between the Cancun Lagartos and Gustavus Adolphus Golden Gusties is set to take place at 5:00 p.m. Saturday, May 28. 

Football Travel Blog: Mexico Day Four – Game Day

The Gustavus football team's fouth day travel blog from its trip to Cancun, Mexico on May 25-30.

The whole group at Casa Hogar Esperanza. 

Football Travel Blog: Mexico Day Three

The Gustavus football team's third day travel blog from its trip to Cancun, Mexico on May 25-30.

Helland celebrating national title on the podium 

Janey Helland Wins National Title In Heptathlon!!

For the second year in a row, the Gustavus track and field program has crowned a national champion in dramatic fashion. This year, it is senior Janey Helland, who came from behind in the final event to win the NCAA Division III national title in the heptathlon, following last year's dramatic finish by Max Hanson to win the 800 meter national title.

One of the young campers wearing a Lagartos shirt with a quote from Vince Lombardi on the back. 

Football Travel Blog: Mexico Day Two

The Gustavus football team's second day travel blog from its trip to Cancun, Mexico on May 25-30.

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Amrik Donkena Selected To Play in NCAA Men’s Tennis Singles Championship

Gustavus sophomore tennis player Amrik Donkena has been selected to play in the 2011 NCAA Tennis Championships singles draw, which begins on Friday in Claremont, California.

Helland Has Big First Day At NCAA Track and Field Championships

Janey Helland finished fifth in the long jump and sits in third place in the heptathlon after the first day of the NCAA Track and Field Championships, which are being held at Ohio Wesleyan University in Delaware, Ohio.

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Helland, Broderius, and Voss Selected To Compete in NCAA Track and Field Meet

Gustavus Adolphus College senior women's track and field competitors Janey Helland, Sam Broderius and Allyson Voss have been selected to participate in the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships. Helland will compete in the long jump and heptathlon, while Broderius will compete in the discus and Voss in the pole vault.

Head Coach Peter Haugen, Peter Nyhus, and members of the Cancun Lagartos staff. 

Football Travel Blog: Mexico Day One

The Gustavus football team's first day travel blog from its trip to Cancun, Mexico on May 25-30.