‘Women’s Tennis’ Category

Valentine Wraps Up ITA Cup with a Victory

Ginger Valentine concluded play at the ITA Cup on Friday, defeating Nina Mitrofanova of Southwestern (Texas) 6-3, 2-6, 6-4. Valentine finishes the fall season 7-3 overall. 

Valentine Drops Two at ITA Cup

Gustavus women’s tennis singles ace Ginger Valentine dropped her first two matches Thursday at the ITA Cup. Valentine opened the day with a 6-4, 6-1 loss to No. 2 seed Serim Jin of Wesleyan (Conn.) and then lost 6-4, 6-4 to Miriam Gandham of Vassar in the consolation bracket.

Valentine Finishes Runner Up at ITA Regional Singles Championship

Ginger Valentine finished runner up at the ITA Midwest Regional Singles Championship on Sept. 23, losing 7-5, 6-4 to Grace Riermann of Bethel University in the championship match.

Multiple Gusties Advance at ITA Women’s Tennis Regional

The 2019 ITA Women’s Midwest Regional Championships started Friday at Gustavus Adolphus College and a number of Gusties advanced in both singles and doubles play.

Gustavus Set to Host ITA Women’s Midwest Regional Championships

Gustavus Adolphus College is set to host the 2019 ITA Women's Midwest Regional Championships in Saint Peter, Minn. this weekend. The tournament runs from Friday, Sept. 20 through Monday, Sept. 23 and will feature 28 of the top teams in the region at eight sites throughout Saint Peter and Mankato. The tournament begins play at 9 a.m. Friday.

Women’s Tennis hosts Gustavus Fall Invite

The Gustavus women's tennis team hosted its first singles and doubles invitational tournament of the fall season Saturday. The Gustavus Fall Invite begins the second and final day of competition at 9 a.m. Sunday. 

Tennis Teams Earn ITA All-Academic Honors

The Intercollegiate Tennis Association recently announced its 2019 All-Academic Teams and Scholar-Athletes with both the Gustavus men’s and women’s teams receiving recognition. This year the Intercollegiate Tennis Association saw an increase in qualifying teams and scholar-athletes. All-Academic honors were awarded to 940 teams and thousands of scholar-athletes.

68 Gusties Recognized as 2018-19 MIAC Winter and Spring Academic All-Conference

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) on Thursday announced its 2018-19 Winter and Spring Academic All-Conference Teams, which included 68 Gustavus student athletes. Combined with the 427 MIAC Fall-sport athletes who were honored in January, the overall total of Academic All-Conference selections for the 2018-19 academic year sets a new Conference-high of 1,172, surpassing the previous record of 1,111, set last June.

Six Gusties Named Women’s Tennis All-Conference

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its women’s tennis postseason awards Wednesday and six Gusties were recognized as All-Conference members. Lilly Hartman (Sr., Cedar Rapids, Iowa), Bri Hartmann (Sr., Owatonna, Minn.), Simona Potockova (Fy., Nova' Dubnica, Slovakia), Anna Stutz (Fy., Dellwood, Minn.), and Ginger Valentine (So., Delano, Minn.) were each named to the All-Conference singles team, while Hannah Borgh (So., Bettendorf, Iowa), B. Hartman, L. Hartmman, Potockova, and Valentine were the All-Conference doubles team honorees.

Women’s Tennis Falls in MIAC Semifinal 5-3 to Bethel

The Gustavus women's tennis team took on Bethel in the MIAC semifinal Friday afternoon and fell by a score of 5-3. With the loss the Gusties fall to 19-12 on the season.