‘Women’s Track & Field’ Category

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Olson-Sola Named Outstanding Field Athlete, Seven More Join on All-MIAC Team

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its women’s track & field postseason awards Thursday and eight Gustavus student-athletes received recognition. Annalee Olson-Sola (Fy., Northfield, Minn.) was named Outstanding Field Athlete, while Katie Keelin (Jr., Burnsville, Minn.), Bailey Van Den Heuvel (Sr., Mondovi, Wis.), Kourtney Kulseth (So., New Richland, Minn.), Sara Moen (So., Blaine, Minn.), Josie Blake (So., Waukegan, Ill.), Tierney Winter (Jr., Waterville, Minn.), and Abigail Schnabel (Sr., Hamburg, Minn.) earned All-Conference as well.

Women’s Track & Field Takes Fourth at MIAC Outdoor Championships

The Gustavus women’s track & field team took fourth place at the 2019 MIAC Outdoor Championships, totaling 77 points. On day two of the meet, the Gusties achieved four All-Conference honors, including one champion.

Women’s Track & Field in Fifth After Day One of MIAC Championships

The Gustavus women’s track & field team sits in fifth place with 29 points after seven events scored Friday at the MIAC Outdoor Championships, hosted by the University of St. Thomas. The Gusties earned two conference titles, while four more advanced to the finals Saturday.

Track & Field Set for MIAC Outdoor Championships This Weekend

The Gustavus men’s and women’s track & field teams are set to compete at the MIAC Outdoor Championships on Friday and Saturday at the University of St. Thomas. The two-day event begins at 2 p.m. Friday with final field events and preliminary track events. Saturday’s events begin at 2 p.m. as well with both days wrapping up competition at approximately 7:30 p.m.

Women’s Track & Field Competes at MSU Twilight

The Gustavus women’s track & field team competed in the MSU-Mankato Twilight on Saturday. Kourtney Kulseth (So., New Richland, Minn.) highlighted the meet by setting the Gustavus school record in the 1500-meter with a time of 4:44.33. The Gusties had nine more top-five performances.

Women’s Track & Field Successful at Drake Alternative

The Gustavus women’s track & field team hosted the Drake Alternative on Friday for its only home meet of the season. Three Gusties captured first-place finishes – Karley DeKnikker (So., Lake Preston, S.D.) in the 400-meter hurdles, Kourtney Kulseth (So., New Richland, Minn.) in the 3000-meter steeplechase, and Bailey Van Den Heuvel (Sr., Mondovi, Wis.) in the hammer throw.

Track & Field Drake Alternative Moved Up to Friday

The Drake Alternative, hosted by the Gustavus track & field team, has been moved up from Saturday to Friday due to expected rainstorms on Saturday. The meet schedule will be posted after entries are submitted later tonight.

Women’s Track & Field Wins the Carleton Relays

The Gustavus women’s track & field team Saturday won the Carleton Relays with 213.5 points, nearly 90 more than second place Carleton. Seven Gusties reached the top of the podium in seven events.

Track & Field to Take Part in Carleton Relays Saturday

The Gustavus men's and women's track & field teams will compete at the Carleton Relays on Saturday. Running events begin at 9:30 a.m. and field events start at 10:30. 

Women’s Track & Field Place First in Four Events at Mustang Open

The Gustavus women’s track & field team competed at the Mustang Open at Mount Mercy University on Saturday as a full team for the first time this outdoor season. Megan Hill, Sara Moen, Tierney Winter, Haley Anderson, Abigail Schnabel, Katie Keelin, and Annalee Olson-Solo all led the Gusties with first place finishes in their respective events.