Archive for JJ Akin '11
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 […]
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.
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.
The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference women's hockey coaches recently released its 2010-11 Post-Season Awards and Gustie players Kirstin Peterson, Lindsey Hjelm, and Amanda Cartony were named to the All-Conference Team, while Mike Carroll was named Coach of the Year.
The Gustavus women’s hockey team defeated the University of Wisconsin-River Falls 4-1 in the NCAA Women’s Ice Hockey Quarterfinal on Friday, March 11, in River Falls, Wis. Jenna Christensen led the Gusties, scoring two goals and picking up two assists on the night. Gustavus and UW-River Falls met on December 10 in River Falls, a […]