‘Women’s Sports’ Category

 

Women’s Soccer 2015 Season Preview

The 2015 Gustavus Adolphus women's soccer team (photo courtesy of SPX Sports). St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus women’s soccer team kicks off its 2015 campaign at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Gustie Soccer Field, playing host to UW-Eau Claire. Head Coach Laura Burnett-Kurie begins her fourth season at the helm and is excited […]

 

Gymnastics Places 11 On WIAC Scholastic Honor Roll

Madison, Wis. – The Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) announced its All-Academic Award winners and Scholastic Honor Roll recipients for the 2014-15 academic year on Aug. 13. The Gustavus Adolphus gymnastics team once again had a strong showing on the WIAC Scholastic Honor Roll with 11 members of the team taking home the honor for their achievements […]

 

Drenttel, Meierhenry Named To WGCA All-American Scholars

Jordy Drenttel and Mae Meierhenry were recently named WGCA All-American Scholars. CORAL SPRINGS, Fla.  – Gustavus Adolphus women’s golfers Jordy Drenttel (Inver Grove Heights, Minn.) and Mae Meierhenry (Sioux Falls, S.D.) were recently honored by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) as All-American Scholars. A total of 758 women’s collegiate golfers nationwide were recognized with […]

 

Nineteen Tennis Players Named ITA Scholar Athletes

SKILLMAN, N.J. – A total of 19 Gustavus Adolphus men’s and women’s tennis team members were recently named 2015 Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Scholar Athletes. The women’s team was represented by Katie Aney (Fy., Rochester, Minn.), Avery Bather (Fy., Golden Valley, Minn.), Sidney Dirks (Jr., St. Peter, Minn.), Sofia Huitron (Jr., Cancun, Mexico), Laurel Krebsbach (Sr., North Oaks, […]

 

Elizabeth Weiers Awarded NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship

Elizabeth Weiers becomes the 37th Gustavus student-athlete to earn an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship. INDIANAPOLIS – The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has announced its 2015 spring sports postgraduate scholarship winners. Among the list of 29 male and 29 female recipients was Gustavus Adolphus College track and field throwing specialist Elizabeth Weiers (Le Center, Minn.). “This is another outstanding […]

 

Six Gusties Named To CSCAA Scholar All-American Team

SAINT PETER, MINN. – A total of six Gustavus Adolphus men’s and women’s swimming and diving team members were recently named to the 2015 College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Individual Scholar All-American Team. The women’s team was represented by Michelle Campeau (Fy., Rochester, Minn.), Heather Funai (Sr., Lincolnwood, Ill.), Dani Klunk (Sr., Appleton, Wis.), Katie Olson (Sr., […]

 

Elizabeth Weiers Named Capital One Academic All-American

AUSTIN, TEXAS – Gustavus Adolphus track and field throwing specialist Elizabeth Weiers (Sr., Le Center, Minn.) has been named to the 2015 Capital One Academic All-America Division III Track & Field/Cross Country First Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). To be eligible for Academic All-America consideration, a student-athlete must be a […]

 

Softball Coaches Named NFCA Division III Midwest Region Staff Of The Year

The Gustavus Adolphus softball coaching staff was named the National Fastpitch Softball Association’s (NFCA) Midwest Coaching Staff-of-the-Year on Thursday. LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Gustavus Adolphus softball coaching staff has been named the National Fastpitch Softball Association’s (NFCA) Midwest Coaching Staff-of-the-Year. NFCA Regional Coaching Staffs-of-the-Year are selected by member head coaches in the eight NCAA regions. Led by […]

 

Carolyn Draayer And Katie Olson Named Capital One Academic All-Americans

AUSTIN, TEXAS – Gustavus Adolphus women’s hockey player Carolyn Draayer (Sr., Deephaven, Minn.) and women’s swimmer Katie Olson (Sr., North Oaks, Minn.) have been named to the 2015 Capital One Academic All-America Division III At-Large Teams, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). To be eligible for Academic All-America consideration, a student-athlete must […]

 

David Lilly and Jenny Strom Named Gustavus Student-Athletes Of The Year

SAINT PETER, MINN. – Gustavus Adolphus senior soccer player David Lilly (Maple Grove, Minn.) and senior swimmer Jenny Strom (Rochester, Minn.) have been named the 2014-15 Gustavus Student Athletes-of-the-Year. The awards, which were voted on by the Gustavus head coaches and the Gustavus Sports Information Department, were announced last Friday and cap the 2014-15 academic year […]