‘Gymnastics’ Category

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.

Merila, Redding Qualify for NCGA Championships

The National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) announced the qualifiers for its national meet and two Gustavus student-athletes have been selected. Brooke Merila and Sophia Redding will compete at the NCGA National Championships, held on March 26 at Ithica College in Ithica, New York. 

Gymnastics Takes Seventh at WIAC/NCGA West Regional

WHITEWATER, Wis. - The Gustavus gymnastics team took seventh place at the WIAC/NCGA West Regional on Saturday at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater accumulating a total of 184.800 – the highest mark of the season. UW-Oshkosh won the meet with a 192.300. Additionally, senior Brooke Merila received the WIAC Judy Kruckman Women’s Gymnastics Scholar-Athlete Award.

Gymnastics Breaks School Record on Vault Against UW-Oshkosh

SAINT PETER, Minn. - The Gustavus gymnastics team hosted UW-Oshkosh on Saturday afternoon while honoring its seniors, Brooke Merila (Sr., St. Michael), Sophie Redding (Sr., Saint Paul), and Lauren Smith (Sr., Mangatangi, New Zealand). The Gusties set a new team record on vault and scored 182.40 overall to the Titans 188.800

Gymnastics Scores 182.350 in Dual Meet Loss at UW-Stout

MENOMONIE, Wis. - The Gustavus gymnastics team fell to the UW-Stout Blue Devils in a dual meet on Thursday night 187.150-182.350.

Gymnastics Falls to UW-Eau Claire

SAINT PETER, Minn. - The Gustavus gymnastics team battled to a tough 181.650-180.275 loss to the Blugolds on Friday night at home.