Archive for CJ Siewert

Alhouni Named ITA Central Region Senior Player Of The Year

The Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced its 2018 Division III Regional Award winners Thursday and Gustavus men’s standout Mohanad Alhouni (Sr., Tripoli, Libya) was named Central Region Senior Player of the Year.

Track & Field Student-Athletes Compete In NCAA Last Chance Meet

Four Gustavus track & field student-athletes competed at an NCAA Final Qualifier on Thursday at UW-La Crosse, hoping to improve their marks to qualify for the NCAA Championships on May 24-26.

Hensch Named MIAC Outstanding Field Athlete, Rooney Joins On All-MIAC Team

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its men’s track & field postseason awards Thursday and two Gustavus student-athletes received recognition. Michael Hensch (Jr., North Branch, Minn.) was named Outstanding Field Athlete after placing in the top-three in four separate events, while Taylor Rooney (Fy., Andover, Minn.) earned All-Conference with first- and second-place finishes.

Six Gusties Earn MIAC Women’s Track & Field All-Conference

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its women’s track & field postseason awards Thursday and six Gustavus student-athletes received recognition.

Men’s Golf Seniors Earn Multiple Postseason Awards

Gustavus men's golf seniors Alec Aunan (Rock Island, Ill.) and Chris Captain (Rochester, Minn.) recently earned accolades from both the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference and the Golf Coaches Association of America. Aunan and Captain were both named MIAC All-Conference as well as Division III Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholars, while Aunan was listed as a member of the Division III PING All-Central Region Team.

Swenson Named MIAC Women’s Golf All-Conference

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its women’s golf postseason awards Wednesday and Gustavus senior McKenzie Swenson (Buffalo, Minn.) was named to the All-Conference Team. 

Men’s Tennis Upset By Whitman In NCAA Region Championship

In a match that lasted four hours, visiting Whitman College pulled off a 5-4 upset over the Gustavus men’s tennis team Saturday at the Brown Outdoor Tennis Complex, capturing the NCAA region championship and advancing to the national quarterfinals for the first time since 1988. The No. 6-ranked Gusties jumped out to a 2-1 lead after doubles and won the first singles match, but the No. 20-ranked Blues won at Nos. 1, 3, and 6 before the clincher at No. 5.

Women’s Tennis Season Ends With 5-2 Loss At UW-Whitewater

The No. 28-ranked Gustavus women's tennis team ended its postseason run Saturday in the second round of the NCAA Championships, losing 5-2 to No. 34 UW-Whitewater. The Gusties finish with an 18-8 overall record. 

Men’s Tennis Blanks Grinnell 5-0 To Open NCAA Championships

The No. 6-ranked Gustavus men’s tennis team made quick work of Grinnell in a NCAA Division III second round match, winning 5-0 at the Swanson Tennis Center. The Gusties got off to a slow start in doubles, but were able to rebound for the sweep followed by swift wins at Nos. 1 and 3 singles.

Eight Gusties Named To NFF Hampshire Honor Society

Gustie seniors earning a place on this year’s NFF Hamshire Honor Society include Casey Decker (Mapleton, Minn.), Scott Eischens (Sr., Victoria, Minn.), Nathan Hajder (Sr., Rogers, Minn.), Cameron Hufendick (Sr., Minneapolis, Minn.), Hunter Johnson (Cannon Falls, Minn.), Kevin Krohn, Alexander McHugh (Sr., New Prague, Minn.), and Chistopher Nelson (Sr., New London, Minn.).