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.
The Gustavus gymnastics team dropped its home opener Saturday to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater by a score of 188.275-181.725. Alex Kopp (Sr., Wayzata, Minn.) highlighted the Gusties by winning the beam with a score of 9.625 and the all-around at 37.700.
After two meets on the road to start the season, the Gustavus gymnastics team is set to host its home opener at 1 p.m. Saturday against the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater at the Sponberg Gymnastics Studio. The Gusties are 1-1 in Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference duals, while the Warhawks are 1-0.
The Gustavus gymnastics team showed a big improvement Friday from its first meet of the season last week, scoring 182.400 in a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference dual loss to Winona State, who tallied 184.150. The jump of nearly seven points from last week is the largest team score improvement in consecutive meets since the 2011 season.