‘Men’s Track & Field’ Category

Hensch Takes 11th in Shot Put at NCAA Indoor Championships

Gustavus throwing specialist Michael Hensch (Sr., North Branch, Minn.) took 11th in the shot put Saturday at the NCAA Division III Men's Indoor Track & Field Championships. 

Rooney Finishes 10th in 60M Hurdles at NCAA Indoor Meet, Hensch 13th in Weight Throw

Michael Hensch (Sr., North Branch, Minn.) and Taylor Rooney (So., Andover, Minn.) represented Gustavus at the NCAA Division III Men’s Indoor Track & Field Championships on Friday.

Rooney, Webster Named February Athletes of the Month

Men’s track and field student-athlete Taylor Rooney (So., Andover, Minn.) and women's swimmer Maggie Webster (Sr., Apple Valley, Minn.) have been selected as the Gustavus Adolphus College February Male and Female Student-Athletes of the Month, presented by Thrivent Financial and voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Department.

Track & Field Qualifies Two for NCAA Indoor Championships, Six Earn All-Region Honors

The 2019 NCAA Division III Men's Indoor Track and Field participants were announced on Sunday and Gustavus will be represented by Taylor Rooney (So., Andover, Minn.) and Michael Hensch (Sr., North Branch, Minn.). Rooney will compete in the 60-meter hurdles with a seed time of 8.14 (10th), while Hensch will compete in the shot put with a seed distance of 16.39 meters (15th) and the weight throw with a distance of 18.47 meters (16th). 

Men’s Track & Field Takes Fifth at MIAC Indoor Championships

The Gustavus men’s track & field team took fifth place at the MIAC Indoor Championships on Saturday at St. Olaf with 68 points. St. Thomas claimed the title with 185 points.

Men’s Track & Field in Fourth After Day One at MIAC Championships

The Gustavus men’s track & field team sits in a tie for fourth place after day one of the MIAC Indoor Championships with 46 points. St. Thomas leads the field with 103 points.

Track & Field Set to Compete at MIAC Indoor Championships This Weekend

The Gustavus men’s and women’s track & field teams are set to compete in the MIAC Indoor Championships on Thursday through Saturday at St. Olaf College. The men’s heptathlon and women’s pentathlon are on Thursday with the rest of the events running Friday and Saturday.

Men’s Track & Field Wins Maverick Invite

The Gustavus men’s track & field team won the Maverick Invite on Friday, hosted by Minnesota State University, Mankato. The Gusties scored 151 points.

Hensch Named MIAC Indoor Field Athlete of the Week

Gustavus senior throwing specialist Michael Hensch (North Branch, Minn.) has been named MIAC Indoor Field Athlete of the Week for his performance at the CSB/SJU Invite last Saturday.

Hensch Breaks Facility Weight Throw Record at Saint John’s Track & Field Invite

The Gustavus men’s track & field team competed at the CSB-SJU Indoor Invitational on Saturday and recorded 122 points for second place.