‘Men’s Track & Field’ Category
The Gustavus men's and women's track & field teams are set to host the Lee Krough Invitational on Saturday. Field events begin at 9 a.m. and track events begin at 12:15 p.m. Teams participating include Gustavus, Concordia, Saint Benedict, Saint Mary's, Bethany Lutheran, Crown, Martin Luther, Luther, University of Minnesota-Morris, Minnesota State University-Mankato, St. Scholastica, Winona State, and Waldorf.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's and women's track and field teams each competed in the College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University Outdoor Invitational on Sunday at the Saint John's University Track and Field Complex. The Gustie women tallied 13 top-5 finishes at the meet, while the men were close behind with 11 top-5 finishers of their own.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's and women's track and field teams will each compete in the CSB/SJU Invitational beginning Sunday, April 10 and concluding Monday, April 11. The meet, which was originally scheduled to begin Saturday, will be held at the Saint John's University track and field complex.
Members of the Gustavus Adolphus College men's and women's track and field teams competed in the Point Loma Collegiate Invitational on Saturday at Point Loma Nazarene University. More than 20 total teams competed in the meet, which included such Division I and Division II institutions such as Yale and California State-San Francisco.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's and women's track and field teams will each compete in the Point Loma Nazarene University Invitational held in San Diego this Saturday. Approximately 20 Gusties will make the trip west to compete in the spring break meet.
Gustavus men’s track & field throwing specialist Sam Fischer (Sr., Sauk Centre, Minn.) took 15th place in the weight throw Friday at the NCAA Championships, hosted by Grinnell College. Fischer posted a mark of 16.38 meters (53-9) on his first toss, and could not better his throw in the next two attempts.
Gustavus track & field throwing specialists Sarah Swanson (Sr., Fairbanks, Alaska) and Sam Fischer (Sr., Sauk Centre, Minn.) have qualified for the NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships, which takes place Friday and Saturday at Grinnell College’s Bear Athletic Center in Grinnell, Iowa. Swanson will compete in the shot put after winning the MIAC title last week, while Fischer will compete in the weight throw after claiming the conference crown as well.
The Gustavus men’s and women’s track & field teams put a wrap on the indoor season Saturday at the MIAC Championships. Both team placed eighth as the men scored 48 points and the women 48.5 points. St. Thomas won the conference title for both the men and women.
The Gustavus men’s and women’s track & field teams are complete with day one at the MIAC Indoor Championships and both teams boasted finishes that reached the podium, including a sweep in the weight throw. After day one, the women are in ninth place with 21 points, while the men are in seventh place with 33 points.
The Gustavus track & field teams are set to compete at the MIAC Indoor Championships this weekend, hosted by Carleton College in Northfield, Minn. The men’s heptathlon and women’s pentathlon are Thursday and Friday, while the rest of the events are Friday and Saturday. Last season, the Gustie men took ninth place with 36 points, while the women also took ninth with 29.5 points.