Archive for JJ Akin '11

Minnesota Vikings Media Whiz “Wobby” Reflects on Gustavus Experience

Mike Wobschall took advantage of his education, student employment, and several internships to find his niche with the Minnesota Vikings.

Gustavus Hill Crew To Host Teddy Bear Toss Benefit February 11

The inaugural Teddy Bear Toss will benefit Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare and Partners for Affordable Housing in Mankato.

Iker Ortiz Hidalgo ’17 Pairs Classics and Football for Well-Rounded Experience

His experiences on the hill have allowed him to discover his vocation, play on the Golden Gusties football team, and – most recently – to spend the summer on an archaeological dig in Portugal after winning the College’s Kehm Smith Award.

Spring Drills Productive As Football Team Prepares For Trip To Mexico

The Gustavus football team concluded its spring practice schedule on Tuesday, May 7. During the non-padded spring practices, the team focused on evaluating strength gains and working on fundamentally sound techniques.

Women’s Soccer Uses Spring Practices To Develop Young Players

The Gustavus women's soccer team's non-traditional season is winding down, with only one practice remaining this spring. For the Gusties, the non-traditional season consists of seven team sessions that focus on teamwork, skill development and, according to Head Coach Mike Stehlik, a little bit of fun.

Kolquist Named MIAC Men’s Golf Athlete Of The Week

Gustavus men's golfer Alex Kolquist (So., Hermantown, Minn.) has been named one of three Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Men's Golf Athletes of the Week following his performance at the Saint John's Invitational on April 22-23.

Men’s And Women’s Track And Field Set To Host Lee Krough Invitational

The Gustavus men's and women's track and field teams will host the 11th Annual Lee Krough Invitational on Saturday, April 16. Field events will start at 10:30 a.m. and running events will begin at 12:15 p.m. Competing teams will include Gustavus, Bethany Lutheran, Carleton, Concordia-Moorhead, Martin Luther, Minnesota, Minnesota-Morris, MSU-Mankato, and North Central.

Baseball Gets First Sweep Of Season, Defeats Augsburg 9-7, 3-2

The Gustavus baseball team picked up its first sweep of the MIAC season on Tuesday, April 12, defeating Augsburg 9-7 in game one and 3-2 in game two. With the wins, the Gusties move to 5-11 overall and 3-3 in the MIAC. In game one, Augsburg scored in the top of the first inning after […]

Men’s Tennis Sweeps UW-Eau Claire 9-0

The Gustavus men's tennis team picked up its second win of the weekend with a 9-0 sweep of the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire on Sunday morning in St. Peter. The Gusties won every set of the day but one, which came in the hotly contested #1 singles matchup between Amrik Donkena and Chris Kuna.

Softball Sweeps Concordia 9-1, 8-0

The Gustavus softball team swept Concordia on Saturday afternoon in St. Peter, winning game one 9-1 and game two 8-0. With the victories, the Gusties move to 11-9 overall and 4-0 in the MIAC.