‘Women’s Swimming & Diving’ Category

Swim & Dive Earns CSCAA Scholar All-America Honors

The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) recently announced that the Gustavus Adolphus College men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams have earned Scholar All-America honors for their efforts in the classroom during the Spring 2022 semester.

197 Gusties Named MIAC Winter/Spring Academic All-Conference

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) announced its 2021-22 Winter and Spring Academic All-Conference honorees on Monday, which included 197 Gustavus student-athletes. 

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. 

Hofstede Places Sixth in 100 Free at NCAA Championship, Earns All-American

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Ellen Hofstede (Jr., Hopkins) ended the season placing sixth in the nation in the 100 Free at the NCAA Championship on Saturday night. Her time of 50.57 in the event proved solid for an All-American nod. Hofstede started the day qualifying for finals in the eighth seed before her final race of the day earned her the hardware while beating her own program record previously set last season. 

Gustie Women’s Team Places 22nd in 800 Free Relay

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - The Gustavus women's team comprised of Ellen Hofstede (Jr., Hopkins), Marit Isaacson (Fy., Saint Paul, , Abigail Yartz (Jr., Bemidji), Lucy Peterson (So., Saint Paul) placed 22nd in the 800 Free Relay with a finals time of 7:46.91. Tufts University won the event with a time of 7:19.17. The Gusties will compete in the final day of the championships on Saturday. 

Swimming and Diving Closes Out Day Two of NCAA Championships

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Five Gusties continued to race against the best in Division III on day two of the NCAA Championships.

Gustie Swimmers Compete in Day One of NCAA Championships

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Andrew Becker and Ellen Hofstede had strong showings in the NCAA DIII National Swimming Championships.

Five Gusties Selected to NCAA Division III Swim & Dive Championships, Three to Regional Diving

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The NCAA announced its selections for the 2022 Division III Men’s and Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships and five Gustavus student-athletes have qualified. Andrew Becker (Jr., Northfield) will represent the Gustie men and will compete in the 100 freestyle with a seed time of 44.66. Becker is the only male swimmer from […]

Gustie Men in First, Women in Second After Day Three of MIAC Swimming and Diving Championships

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Through 27 Events in the MIAC Championship the Gustavus men's swim and dive team leads with an impressive 722 points and broke the school record in the 200 Free Relay with a time of 1:21.53. The Gustie women are in second place with 445 points while St. Catherine leads (542). 

Gustie Men in 1st, Women in 2nd After Day Two of Swimming and Diving MIAC Championships

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - The Gustavus swimming and diving team continued to put the pressure on in the second day of the MIAC Championships. The Gustavus men currently lead with 343 points while the women sit in second place with 250 points. St. Catherine currently holds a 24 point lead.