It is the beginning of a new season and with the fresh start the Gustavus gymnastics team has its eyes set on making big strides forward. The Gusties know they can’t affect the scoring of their opponents in a competitive Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, so they plan on keeping the focus on themselves to improve every day.
2015 was another year filled with conference championships, national tournament appearances and spectacular individual performances both on and off the field of play for Gustavus athletics. Here's a look back at numerous highlight events that occurred throughout the year...
The Gustavus Adolphus College Athletics Department has selected nine individuals for induction into its Athletics Hall of Fame. The 2015 class of inductees include Tina Peterson Bross ’96 (Soccer), Kyle Landon ’99 (Golf), Lisa Broughten Monjeau ’98 (Tennis), Kevin O’Laughlin ’99 (Swimming), Katie Kortuem Olson ’00 (Gymnastics), Erica Stone Scott ’00 (Track and Field), Chris Swansson ’99 (Football, Baseball), Dave Underdale ’84 (Ice Hockey), and Alan Markman (Benefactor).
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 […]
Mitchell Hall on the campus of UW-La Crosse. La Crosse, Wis. – Gustavus Adolphus sophomore gymnast Alexandra Kopp (Wayzata, Minn.) finished 12th overall in the all-around and 13th on the balance beam at the 2015 NCGA Championships held over the weekend in UW-La Crosse’s Mitchell Hall. Kopp, who was Gustavus’s lone representative at the two-day […]
Alex Kopp will represent Gustavus at the NCGA Championships being held this weekend in La Crosse, Wisconsin. St. Peter, Minn. – Gustavus Adolphus sophomore gymnast Alexandra Kopp (Wayzata, Minn.) will represent the gymnastics team at the upcoming National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) Championships being held on Friday, March 27 and Saturday, March 28 in Mitchell […]
The Gustavus gymnastics team capped its season with an eighth place finish at the WIAC Championships on Sunday in St. Paul. St. Paul – The Gustavus Adolphus gymnastics team concluded its season with an eighth place finish at the 2015 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships/National Collegiate Gymnastics Association Midwest Regional held Sunday, March 15 in […]
Oshkosh, Wis. – The Gustavus Adolphus gymnastics team capped the regular season with a 182.150-179.300 defeat at the hands of UW-Oshkosh on Friday, March 6 in the Kolf Sports Center. With their regular season schedule now in the rearview mirror, the Gusties will gear up for the WIAC Championships set to take place on the […]
Eau Claire, Wis. – The Gustavus Adolphus gymnastics team got the bounce-back performance it was looking for on Friday night in its dual against UW-Eau Claire. After finishing its home schedule with a score of 174.875 against UW-Whitewater on Feb. 13, the Gusties took to the road where they scored a 178.300 at UW-Eau Claire’s McPhee […]
Alexandra Kopp has been named the WIAC Gymnastics All-Arounder-of-the-Week. Madison, Wis. – Gustavus Adolphus sophomore gymnast Alexandra Kopp (Wayzata, Minn.) has consistently proven herself as one of the top all-around competitors in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference throughout her first campaign representing the Black and Gold. In the team’s first two-meet week of the season […]