‘Women’s Swimming & Diving’ Category
The Gustavus women’s swimming and diving squad competed in a dual meet Friday night at St. Olaf College and escaped with a 152-148 victory.
The Gustavus men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams are set to compete against St. Olaf College Friday night in Northfield, Minn and at Morningside College Saturday afternoon.
The Gustavus men's and women's swimming and diving teams will join thousands of athletes from collegiate, high school, and club teams across the nation and abroad today at 5:30 at Vic Gustafson Pool to celebrate the 11th Annual Ted Mullin “Leave it in the Pool” Hour of Power Relay for Sarcoma Research, sponsored by Carleton College swimming and diving teams.
The Gustavus women's swimming and diving team finished in second of three teams in its season opener at Vic Gustafson Pool Saturday afternoon.
The Gustavus men's and women's swimming & diving squads are set to begin the 2016-17 campaign this Saturday as they host the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and Minnesota State, Mankato at Vic Gustafson Pool.
The Gustavus women's swimming & diving team ranks among the top-25 in the first College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Division III Coach's Poll, coming in at No. 22.
CollegeSwimming.com announced its 2016-17 Division III Preseason All-America selections this week and Gustavus women’s swimmer Kate Reilly (Jr., Hastings, Minn.) was named to the All-America team in the 50 freestyle. Selections were based on the times of both returning and incoming swimmers with input from coaches and sports information contacts.
Remarkably, student-athletes in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) keep finding ways to achieve both in their chosen sports and in the classroom at ever-improving rates. For the first time in MIAC history, the conference recognized more than 1,000 student-athletes with Academic All-Conference honors. Gustavus has 58 student-athletes recognized as Winter-Spring Academic All-Conference.
The College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) has designated 658 swimming and diving teams, representing 388 colleges and universities as Scholar All-America teams, and both the Gustavus men’s and women’s teams received the distinction. The Gustie men posted a team GPA of 3.25, while the women’s team registered a 3.35 GPA. The recognition comes as a result of each team's classroom performance in the past semester. It is only the second time in the program’s 30-plus year history of the program that more than 600 teams.
Picture your stereotypical college-bound high school senior. Ready for a new chapter. Excited for a new set of surroundings. And maybe most significantly, eager to put a bit of distance between themselves and their parents. Now, meet Cal and Grace Carlson. While each have strived to carve their own niche following their graduation from Saint Peter High School, the sisters are doing so close to home as student-athletes at Gustavus Adolphus College. Cal, a junior, is a member of the women’s tennis team, while Grace, a first-year, competes on the women’s swimming and diving squad. The catch? Their father, Jon Carlson, is head coach of both of those teams, and their mother, Heidi, is an assistant coach on the women’s tennis team.