‘Gymnastics’ Category

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Charles Aydt Named Head Gymnastics Coach

St. Peter, Minn. – Gustavus Adolphus College has named Charles Aydt as head coach of its gymnastics team.  Aydt brings over 35 years of coaching experience to Gustavus, where he will be the fifth head coach in the program’s history.  He takes over for Katie Olson who served as interim head coach for the 2012-13 […]


Jamie Ries Places Ninth On Bars At NCGA Championships

Jamie Ries earned NCGA All-America honors with her ninth place finish on the bars. Whitewater, Wis. – Gustavus Adolphus junior gymnast Jamie Ries (Monticello, Minn.) highlighted the second day of the National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) Championships with the gymnastics program’s best finish at nationals since 2007.  Ries, who earned a spot in Saturday’s finals […]


Jamie Ries Leads Gymnastics At NCGA Championships

Whitewater, Wis. – Three Gustavus Adolphus gymnasts concluded the 2013 season at the National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) Championships held Friday, March 22 on the campus of the University of Wisconsin, Whitewater.  Junior Jamie Ries (Jr., Monticello, Minn.), and seniors Sam Opsahl (Forest Lake, Minn.) and Bailey Zeinert (Oshkosh, Wis.) represented the Gusties at the […]


Opsahl, Zeinert, And Ries To Represent Gymnastics At NCGA Championships This Weekend

Bailey Zeinert, Jamie Ries, and Sam Opsahl will compete at the NCGA Championships this weekend. Photo courtesy of Tyler Grey. St. Peter, Minn. – Three Gustavus Adolphus gymnasts will compete in the 2013 National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) Championships held March 22 and 23 in Whitewater, Wis.  Sam Opsahl (Sr., Forest Lake, Minn.), Bailey Zeinert […]


Gymnast Samantha Opsahl Shines At WIAC Chamionships

Oshkosh, Wis. – Gustavus Adolphus senior Samantha Opsahl (Forest Lake, Minn.) stole the show for the gymnastics team at the 2013 WIAC Championships/NCGA West Regional held Saturday at the Kolf Sports Center located on the campus of the University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh.  Opsahl became the first Gustie in over five years to earn a spot […]


Gymnastics Suffers 184.525-176.850 Loss To UW-La Crosse

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus gymnastics team suffered a 184.525-176.850 loss to the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse in its final home meet of the season on Saturday in the Lund Center Gymnastics Studio. Junior Jamie Ries (Monticello, Minn.) turned in Gustavus’s top performance of the dual by winning the uneven parallel bars competition with […]


Gymnastics Suffers Road Loss To UW-Eau Claire

Eau Claire, Wis. – The Gustavus Adolphus gymnastics team suffered a 183.000-174.575 loss to UW-Eau Claire in a dual held on Friday night at the McPhee Physical Education Center. The Gusties recorded individual event scores of 45.475 on the vault, 40.750 on the uneven parallel bars, 43.375 on the balance beam, and 44.975 on the […]


Gymnastics Places Fourth At Best Of Minnesota

Minneapolis – The Gustavus Adolphus gymnastics team scored over a 177.000 for the second straight meet on Saturday night, finishing fourth out of four competing teams with a score of 177.450 at the annual Best of Minnesota competition held at the Sports Pavilion on the campus of the University of Minnesota.  The Gophers won the […]


Jamie Ries Named WIAC All-Around Gymnast Of The Week

Jamie Ries named WIAC All-Arounder-of-the-Week. St. Peter, Minn. – Gustavus Adolphus junior gymnast Jamie Ries (Monticello, Minn.) has been named the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) All-Around Gymnast-of-the-Week for her performance against Hamline University on Friday, Feb. 8. Ries led Gustavus to its first dual meet victory since the 2010 season, defeating Hamline on Friday […]


Gymnastics Goes Down To The Wire With Hamline, Wins 177.900-177.575

Head Coach Katie Olson hugs Samantha Opsahl after her performance on the balance beam in Friday night's win over Hamline. Photo take by Dan Coquyt - Gustavus Sports Information St. Peter, Minn. – In front of a packed house at inside the Gustavus Gymnastics Studio, the Gustie gymnastics team fed off the crowd’s energy all […]