Entries tagged with ‘championship’
The Gustavus Adolphus men's track and field team captured four titles en route to a third place finish at the 2007 MIAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships held last weekend at Saint John's University in Collegeville. Saint John's won the team title with 225 points, followed by St. Thomas with 178. The Gusties were a distant third with 94 points.
Gustavus Adolphus College plays host this weekend as the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference crowns a tournament champion in men's tennis. The host Gusties captured their 19th consecutive league title and earned the top seed in this weekend's tournament by going 9-0 in league play. The tournament champion receives the MIAC's automatic bid to the field of 41 teams for the 2007 NCAA Division III Men's Tennis Championships.
The Gustavus Adolphus men's golf team closed out the 2006 Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Men's Golf Championships Monday with a final round total of 300 to finish the event with a 54-hole total of 901, 24 shots behind defending champion Saint John's. Erik Tone shot a final-round 70 to finish at even-par 216, second in the medalist hunt behind SJU's Joe Schoolmeesters (214). Tone, Jordan Hawkinson (fifth) and Eric Harris (tie-ninth) picked up All-MIAC honors.
The Gustavus Adolphus men's golf team finds itself in a tie for second place following day one of the 2006 MIAC Men's Golf Championships. Gustavus and Augsburg each posted team scores of 303, nine shots back of defending champion Saint John's, which currently has four players in the top nine.
The Gustavus Adolphus men's golf team will participate in the 2006 Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Men's Golf Championships this weekend (Saturday-Monday) at Bunker Hills G.C. in Coon Rapids, Minn. The Gusties, who are in pursuit of their 25th league crown, will be trying to knock off two-time defending champion Saint John's.
The Gustavus Adolphus women's track and field team finished second while the men's team finished third as this year's MIAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships wrapped up Saturday at O'Shaughnessy Stadium on the campus of University of St. Thomas in St. Paul. Host St. Thomas swept both titles for the sixth time in eight years.
The Gustavus women's tennis team won its 21st Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference title Saturday with a 6-0 win over Carleton at the Swanson Tennis Center in St. Peter. Seniors Tara Houlihan and Lyndsey Palen teamed for a win at No. 1 doubles before recording wins at No. 1 and No. 2 singles, respectively. The seventh-rated Gusties (27-4) must now wait to see if they will host First- and Second-Round NCAA matches next weekend. That announcement will be made Monday, May 1.
The Gustavus men's swimming and diving team used a sixth in the 400 free relay, an eighth in the 1650 free and a tie for ninth in the 100 free to solidify its position as one of the top programs in the country at the 2006 NCAA Division III Men's Swimming and Diving Championships, which ended Saturday at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center in Minneapolis. The Gusties finished 11th with 118 points, just 1.5 points behind tenth place Tufts University.