‘Women’s Tennis’ Category

Women’s and Men’s Tennis Earn ITA Academic Awards

TEMPE, Ariz. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) recently announced its 2021 Division III Women’s and Men’s ITA Scholar-Athletes and All-Academic Teams. Both the Gustavus men and women received All-Academic Team honors as well as numerous Scholar-Athletes. In 2021, 1048 Division III women student-athletes were named an ITA Scholar-Athlete and 144 women’s tennis programs were […]

237 Gusties Named MIAC Academic All-Conference

On Tuesday, the MIAC announced its Academic All-Conference Teams for the full 2020-21 academic year, which included a record 237 student-athletes from Gustavus.

Gustavus Set to Induct Nine New Members into Athletics Hall of Fame

The Gustavus Adolphus College Department of Athletics has chosen nine individuals for induction into its Athletics Hall of Fame. The 2021 inductees include Beth DeLaRosby ’05 (swimming & diving), Doug Espenson ’05 (basketball), Tara Houlihan Whiting ’06 (tennis/volleyball), Bobby Kroog ’06 (soccer), Audrey Lenoch ’06 (softball), Lyndsey Palen Crossley ’06 (tennis), Amanda Parker ’05 (gymnastics), Ben Sherer ’06 (baseball), and Tom Thorkelson ’70 (coach).

Valentine Finishes in Second Round of NCAA Singles Championships, Earns All-America

Gustavus women’s tennis ace Ginger Valentine (Sr., Delano) Friday experienced her first NCAA singles tournament, winning the first match and losing in the second round to her Emory opponent.

Three Gusties Selected to NCAA Singles and Doubles Championships

Ginger Valentine (Sr., Delano) will compete in the women’s singles tournament, Nick Aney (Jr., Rochester) will compete in the men’s singles draw, and then Aney will team with Alex Budde (So., Menomonee Falls, Wis.) for the doubles tournament.

Four Gusties Named to Women’s Tennis All-Conference Team

The MIAC released its women’s tennis awards Tuesday and four Gusties were selected All-Conference.

Women’s Tennis Falls to the Tommies in MIAC Championship

The Gustavus women's tennis concluded its MIAC postseason in a 5-0  loss at St. Thomas. The Gusties finish the season with a 16-2 overall record after finishing with an 8-2 mark in the conference. The Gusties faced an early deficit after dropping all three of their doubles matches and St. Thomas won in the first two singles matches to secure the championship title.

Women’s Tennis Wins in MIAC Semifinal

The Gustavus women's tennis team won 5-3 over the Bethel Royals in the MIAC Semifinal on Friday. The Gusties improve to 16-1 and will face the winner of St. Thomas and St. Olaf on Saturday.

Women’s Tennis Beats Macalester 7-2

The Gustavus women's tennis team defeated Macalester 7-2 in its final conference match of the year.

Women’s Tennis Wins 5-4 Over Bethel

ARDEN HILLS, Minn. – The Gustavus women’s tennis team defeated the Bethel Royals in Saturday afternoon matches in a 5-4 final. With the win the Gusties move to 14-1 overall and 7-1 in the conference. “It was a great battle between two great teams,” said Head Coach Jon Carlson. “The women really stepped up and it […]