‘Women’s Track & Field’ Category

MIAC Cancels Spring Sports Season

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Presidents' Council has voted to cancel the 2020 conference regular season and postseason championships for spring-sports through the remainder of the academic year, effective immediately. The decision was based on the ongoing impact of the coronavirus, following the lead of the NCAA canceling spring-sport championships and many other conferences canceling their spring seasons.

NCAA Cancels Winter and Spring Championships

Today, NCAA President Mark Emmert and the Board of Governors canceled the Division I men’s and women’s 2020 basketball tournaments, as well as all remaining winter and spring NCAA championships. This decision is based on the evolving COVID-19 public health threat

Four Gusties Earn All-Region, Qualify for NCAA Indoor Championships

The Gustavus men's and women's track and field teams will each send two participants to the NCAA Track and Field Championships. The men's team will send Steven Orzolek (So., Darwin) (shot put) and Taylor Rooney (Jr., Andover) (60m hurdles) while the women will send Birgen Nelson (Fy., Edina) (60m hurdles) and Tierney Winter (Sr., Waterville) (mile). The same four athletes were also named All-Region for their performances during the 2020 indoor season.

Women’s Track and Field Places Fifth at MIAC Indoor Championships

The Gustavus women's track and field team wrapped up the final day of competition at the MIAC Indoor Championships hosted by Saint John's ON Saturday with a fifth place finish out of 12 teams. The Gusties scored 83 points on the two days trailing second place St. Olaf and Bethel by just eight. St. Thomas won the meet with a 171.

Women’s Track and Field Sits in Fifth After First Day of MIAC Indoor Championships

The Gustavus women's track and field team started up competition at the MIAC Indoor Championships Friday and are currently fifth of 12 teams.

Track and Field Set for MIAC Indoor Championships

The Gustavus men's and women's track and field teams will travel to Saint John's this weekend for the MIAC Indoor Championships. The men’s heptathlon and women’s pentathlon were on Thursday while the rest of the events run Friday and Saturday.

Track and Field Performs Well at MSU-Mankato

The Gustavus track and field teams competed at MSU-Mankato Friday night and saw a ton of top times  The men finished third of 10 teams, while the women placed seventh of nine. 

Annika Poe Named MIAC Women’s Field Athlete of the Week

Annika Poe (Fy., Big Lake) helped Gustavus to a solid weekend at the Kelly Family Meet of the Hearts Saturday with a first place finish in the shot put. The first-year posted a career-best throw of 12.67m on both her first and last throws, winning the event by over one and a half meters.

Track and Field with Big Performances at SDSU Indoor

The Gustavus men's and women's track and field team sent a handful of runners to Brookings, S.D. to compete in the SDSU Indoor Classic Friday and Saturday with the Gusties finishing up competition Saturday. The Gustavus men finished 15th of 26 teams, while the women took ninth of 22.

Track and Field with Strong Showing at Carleton

The Gustavus men's and women's track team sent a handful of student-athletes to compete at Carleton at the Meet of Hearts Saturday. The women finished in sixth of 10 teams, while the men finished sixth of eight.