Entries tagged with ‘gustavus athletics’

 

Athletic Department Honors Senior Student-Athletes

The senior-athlete captains lead the Gustie Rouser following last week's Senior Athlete Banquet. St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus Department of Intercollegiate Athletics hosted the Second Annual Senior Athlete Banquet on Thursday, May 29 in the Three Crowns Room of the Jackson Campus Center. More than 90 senior student-athletes were honored and the major […]

 

Gustavus Set To Induct Eight New Members Into Athletics Hall Of Fame This Saturday

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus College Athletics Department has selected eight individuals for induction into its Athletics Hall of Fame.  The 2013 class of inductees includes Todd Bowlby `98 (Tennis), Rebecca Wold Freeman `98 (Cross Country, Basketball, Track & Field), Alecia Tromiczak Gazzola `98 (Soccer), Scott Lauinger `96 (Basketball), Shasta Lininger Johnson `95 […]

 

Athletic Department Hosts First Special Olympics Unified Flag Football Tournament

Mike Broker of the Mankato LEEP Vikings jumps into Ethan Armstrong's arms in celebration of a victory at the Special Olympics Unified Flag Football Tournament held at Gustavus in late September. St. Peter, Minn. – Hollingsworth Field, located inside the Gustavus Football Stadium, has hosted its share of collegiate and high school football since opening […]

 

MIAC Nominates Gustavus’ Lindsey Hjelm For NCAA Woman Of The Year

Story courtesy of Matt Higgins – Assistant Executive Director of the MIAC St. Peter, Minn. – Gustavus’ Lindsey Hjelm just completed a senior season defined by greatness and highlighted by numerous awards. She was named the MIAC Sheila Brown Award winner as well as the MIAC Women’s Hockey Player-of-the-Year and a First-Team All-American for her […]

 

Gustavus Places 36th In 2012-13 NACDA Director’s Cup Standings

Cleveland – The National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) and Learfield Sports have announced the final totals for the 2012-13 Division III Directors’ Cup.  Gustavus Adolphus College placed 36th out of 444 competing NCAA Division III schools after earning 418.25 points over the year. The Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup was developed as a […]

 

Three Gustie Student-Athletes To Participate In NCAA Career In Sports Forum

St. Peter, Minn. – Three Gustavus Adolphus student-athletes have been invited to participate in the National College Athletic Association’s Sports Forum being held June 8-11 in Indianapolis.  Representing Gustavus at the event will be softball player Shelby Nosan (Jr., Baudette, Minn.), football player Jake Forcier (Jr., Watkins, Minn.), and soccer player Casey Gilbert (Sr., Marshfield, […]

 

Gustavus Athletics Begins Movember Initiative

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus Athletics Department is in the early stages of Movember, a global event that helps raise vital awareness and funds for men’s health issues, specifically prostate and testicular cancer initiatives.  Members of its sports teams, along with members of the athletic department staff, will participate in the Movember throughout […]

 

President Jack R. Ohle Elected Chair Of Division III Presidents Council

Story written by Gary Brown of NCAA.org Indianapolis – Gustavus Adolphus College President Jack Ohle has been elected as chair of the Division III Presidents Council for the 2013 term. Ohle’s service as chair will begin immediately after the 2013 NCAA Convention. Ohle, currently the vice chair of the Presidents Council, will replace Jim Schmotter, […]

 

Gusties Take Part In Walk To School Day With St. Peter Elementary School Students

Gusties, students, and parents will be taking part in Walk to School Month this October. St. Peter, Minn. – Despite the frigid temperatures on Wednesday morning, a multitude of Gustavus Adolphus athletes, coaches, and faculty took part in Walk to School Day – an annual event involves communities from more than 40 countries walking and […]

 

Gustavus Set To Induct Nine New Members Into Athletics Hall Of Fame

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus College Athletics Department has selected nine individuals into its Athletics Hall of Fame.  The 2012 class of inductees include Rhonda Gorseth Alberts `93 (Gymnastics), Brian Brekke `95 (Football), Kara Bloomquist Drekonja `96 (Cross Country), Brett Gross `96 (Track & Field), Brock Guettler `92 (Basketball), Mark Kruger `86 (Tennis), […]