‘Men’s Tennis’ Category
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's tennis team came up with another decisive win in MIAC play Saturday to continue its perfect start to the 2016 season. Sophomore Zach Ekstein (Eagan, Minn.) turned in a near-perfect performance with wins at No. 2 doubles and No. 3 singles to lead the Gusties to an 8-1 conference win over St. Thomas. For his performance, the MIAC sports information directors honored Ekstein Tuesday with the MIAC Men's Tennis Athlete-of-the-Week award.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's tennis team swept a pair of MIAC foes on Saturday, taking down the University of St. Thomas 8-1 at the Swanson Tennis Center, and also earning a 7-2 win over Saint Mary's University at the Winona Tennis Center. With the victories, the Gusties move to 5-0 overall and 3-0 in the MIAC.
Gustavus Adolphus College men's and women's tennis players Mohanad Alhouni (So., Tripoli Libya) and Ally Baker (So., Rosemount, Minn.) were honored with the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference's tennis Athlete of the Week honors as chosen by the league's sports information directors Tuesday.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's tennis team continued its stellar start to the season on Saturday, as it swept both the Univeristy of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and Saint John's University 9-0. The Gusties took down the Blugolds Saturday morning at the Swanson Tennis Center before making their way north to defeat the Johnnies in Sartell, Minn. The wins bump Gustavus to 3-0 overall and 1-0 in the MIAC.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's and women's tennis teams open their home schedules on Saturday at the Swanson Tennis Center. The men open the day with an 8:30 a.m. match against UW-Eau Claire, while the women round out the afternoon with two matches against Southwest Minnesota State and Sioux Falls University at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., respectively. All matches will be available to watch live at the links above.
Gustavus men's tennis player Andres Saenz (Jr., Cancun, Mexico) and Head Coach Tommy Valentini joined the voice of the Golden Gusties Tom Wheeler on Saturday morning for the Gustie Spotlight, which aired on AM 860 KNUJ.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's tennis team began its season on a high note, defeating Division II Augustana University 9-0 in its season opener on Saturday morning.
2015 was another year filled with conference championships, national tournament appearances and spectacular individual performances both on and off the field of play for Gustavus athletics. Here's a look back at numerous highlight events that occurred throughout the year...
Sophomore tennis player Mohaned Alhouni (Tripoli, Libya) and senior middle hitter Alyssa Taylor (Trimont, Minn.) have been selected as the Gustavus Adolphus College October Male and Female Student-Athletes-of-the-Month presented by Thrivent Financial and voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Department.
SAINT PETER, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus College men’s and women’s tennis teams completed their fall seasons last week, with both squads turning in noteworthy results. Each team will resume competition with their main conference schedules in February. MEN: The men’s team played in two tournaments during the fall season, including the Drake Fall Invitational in Des […]