‘Women’s Tennis’ Category

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Women’s Tennis Drops a Pair to Division I Opponents

The Gustavus women's tennis team faced a couple Division I teams over the weekend and lost both. The Gusties lost to Northern Iowa 7-0 on Saturday before dropping another 7-0 match to Drake on Sunday. The Gusties are now 1-2 early in the season. 

Valentine Named MIAC Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week

Ginger Valentine (Jr., Delano) led Gustavus to a spring season-opening shutout win over Saint Mary's on Sunday. Valentine won in straight sets, 6-0, 6-2, at No. 1 singles and teamed with Simona Potockova at No. 1 doubles to win that match 8-1. For her performance, Valentine has been named MIAC Women's Tennis Athlete of the Week. 

Women’s Tennis Defeats Saint Mary’s 9-0 to Open MIAC Play

The Gustavus women's tennis team opened its season Sunday and defeated Saint Mary's 9-0 in an MIAC contest

2019 Gustavus Athletics Year in Review

There's no better time to take a look back at the year that was as we prepare to flip the calendar into a new decade. Gustavus Athletics continued to display excellence throughout 2019, so here are a few of the highlights that happened during the past trip around the sun.

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.