‘Gymnastics’ Category

Gusties Post Season-High 183.750 at UW-Eau Claire

The Gustavus gymnastics team combined for a score of 183.750 against UW-Eau Claire, who totaled a score of 184.850 to defeat the Gusties in a WIAC meet Friday night.

Gymnastics Scores 182.300 at UW-Oshkosh

Facing one of the top teams in the nation, Gustavus gymnastics had a tough WIAC matchup in UW-Oshkosh on Saturday. While the Gusties ultimately fell to Oshkosh 182.300-188.675, they continue to improve, posting their highest team score this season.

Gymnastics Falls to UW-Whitewater in Home Opener

The Gusties hosted their first meet of the year, inviting national notable UW-Whitewater to Sponberg Gymnastics Studio Saturday afternoon. The Warhawks, in their first meet of the season, put up a score of 186.450 to top the Gusties, who finished with a 181.500 in their home opener.

Gusties Finish Second in Best of Minnesota Meet

The Gustavus gymnastics team kicked off its 2023 season at the Best of MN Meet, competing against Hamline, Winona State, and host U of M. The Gusties finished second behind Minnesota, edging out Winona State by just 0.175.

Gymnastics 2023 Season Preview

The Gustavus gymnastics team kicks off its 2023 season at 6 p.m. on Friday, heading to Minneapolis for the Best of Minnesota meet between Hamline, Winona State, and host Minnesota.

Merila, Vrieze Selected CoSIDA Academic All-America

The 2022 CoSIDA Academic All-America Women’s At-Large Teams were announced Wednesday and Gustavus gymnast Brooke Merila (Sr., St. Michael) and hockey player Kayla Vrieze (Sr., Eagan) were selected First and Second Team Academic All-America, respectively. Academic All-America Teams recognize the nation’s top student-athletes for their combined performances athletically and in the classroom.

Four Gusties Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District

The 2021-22 Academic All-District Men's and Women's At-Large Teams, selected by CoSIDA, were released Thursday and four Gustavus student-athletes received recognition. Men's tennis player Nick Aney (Sr., Rochester), women's swimmer Ellen Hofstede (Jr., Hopkins), gymnast Brooke Merila (Sr., St. Michael), and women's hockey player Kayla Vrieze (Sr., Eagan) all earned CoSIDA Academic All-District honors, recognizing the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances in athletic competition and in the classroom. 

Merila and Redding Earn All-American at NCGA Championships, Redding Breaks Her Own Program Bars Record

ITHACA, N.Y. - After competing on the national level, Brooke Merila (Sr., St. Michael) and Sophia Redding (Sr., Saint Paul) came away with All-American honors at the NCGA Championship on Saturday afternoon.

Gymnastics National Championship Preview

ITHACA, N.Y. - Brooke Merila (Sr., St. Michael) and Sophia Redding (Sr., Saint Paul) will represent the Gustavus gymnastics team in the NCGA National Championship on Saturday. Merila has been selected as a competitor in the all-around, while Redding will compete on the bars. 

Merila Named Judy Kruckman Women’s Gymnastics Scholar-Athlete

MADISON, Wis.-- Brooke Merila of Gustavus Adolphus College (Minn.) has been selected recipient of the 2022 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Judy Kruckman Women’s Gymnastics Scholar-Athlete Award.