The Gustavus gymnastics team competed in the Best of Minnesota meet Sunday, hosted by the University of Minnesota, and took fourth place with a total of 184.550. The annual meet features all four collegiate gymnastics teams in the state of Minnesota.
The Gustavus gymnastics team competed in a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference dual meet Friday against the University of Wisconsin-Stout and came out on the short side of a 185.350-183.000 decision. Alex Kopp (Sr., Wayzata, Minn.) and Amanda Malo (So., Greenwood, Minn.) highlighted the Gusties performance with a pair of first place finishes. Koop took first on the vault with a score of 9.500, while Malo took first in the all-around at 36.700. The all-around first place finish is the first of Malo’s young career.
The Gustavus gymnastics team returns to the friendly confines of the Sponberg Gymnastics Studio tonight for a 6:30 p.m. Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference dual meet against the University of Wisconsin-Stout. Tonight's meet is designated as Parents Night, as all parents of Gustie gymnasts will be recognized. Gustavus enters the meet 2-6 overall and 2-2 in the WIAC, while UW-Stout is 2-5 overall and 1-2 in the league.
For the second straight meet, the Gustavus gymnastics team posted the second highest team score in program history, totaling 186.275 Friday in a triad against Division I programs Iowa State and Illinois State. Iowa State won the meet with a 195.025, while Illinois State took second at 192.700.
The Gustavus gymnastics team travels to Ames, Iowa today to take part in a triad against Division I schools Iowa State and Illinois State. The three-team meet begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Hilton Coliseum on the campus of Iowa State.
In front of a packed house at the Sponberg Gymnastics Studio Friday night, the Gustavus gymnastics team defeated Hamline 184.600-184.350 in a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference dual meet, posting the second highest team score in program history.
The Gustavus gymnastics team is set to host Hamline University at 7 p.m. tonight in a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference dual meet. The Gusties enter with a 1-4 overall record and 1-2 mark in WIAC duals, while the Pipers are 1-4 overall and 1-1 in league dual meets.
The Gustavus gymnastics team Friday took third of three at the John Zuerlein Invitational, hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Stout, tallying a score of 181.925. Winona State won the triad with a score of 187.650, while UW-Stout took second at 185.700.
After last weekend off, the Gustavus gymnastics team is set to compete in the John Zuerlein Invite today, hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Stout. The three-team meet, which includes Gustavus, UW-Stout, and Winona State, begins at 6 p.m. Gustavus enters the meet 1-2 in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, while UW-Stout is 0-1 (0-3 overall) and Winona State is 2-0 (2-3 overall).
Gustavus senior gymnast Alex Kopp (Wayzata, Minn.) has been named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference All-Around Athlete of the Week for her performance against UW-Whitewater last Saturday.