Entries tagged with ‘gustavus women’s tennis’

Valentine Drops Two at ITA Cup

Gustavus women’s tennis singles ace Ginger Valentine dropped her first two matches Thursday at the ITA Cup. Valentine opened the day with a 6-4, 6-1 loss to No. 2 seed Serim Jin of Wesleyan (Conn.) and then lost 6-4, 6-4 to Miriam Gandham of Vassar in the consolation bracket.

Valentine Finishes Runner Up at ITA Regional Singles Championship

Ginger Valentine finished runner up at the ITA Midwest Regional Singles Championship on Sept. 23, losing 7-5, 6-4 to Grace Riermann of Bethel University in the championship match.

Multiple Gusties Advance at ITA Women’s Tennis Regional

The 2019 ITA Women’s Midwest Regional Championships started Friday at Gustavus Adolphus College and a number of Gusties advanced in both singles and doubles play.

Gustavus Set to Host ITA Women’s Midwest Regional Championships

Gustavus Adolphus College is set to host the 2019 ITA Women's Midwest Regional Championships in Saint Peter, Minn. this weekend. The tournament runs from Friday, Sept. 20 through Monday, Sept. 23 and will feature 28 of the top teams in the region at eight sites throughout Saint Peter and Mankato. The tournament begins play at 9 a.m. Friday.

Women’s Tennis hosts Gustavus Fall Invite

The Gustavus women's tennis team hosted its first singles and doubles invitational tournament of the fall season Saturday. The Gustavus Fall Invite begins the second and final day of competition at 9 a.m. Sunday. 

Tennis Teams Earn ITA All-Academic Honors

The Intercollegiate Tennis Association recently announced its 2019 All-Academic Teams and Scholar-Athletes with both the Gustavus men’s and women’s teams receiving recognition. This year the Intercollegiate Tennis Association saw an increase in qualifying teams and scholar-athletes. All-Academic honors were awarded to 940 teams and thousands of scholar-athletes.

Six Gusties Named Women’s Tennis All-Conference

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its women’s tennis postseason awards Wednesday and six Gusties were recognized as All-Conference members. Lilly Hartman (Sr., Cedar Rapids, Iowa), Bri Hartmann (Sr., Owatonna, Minn.), Simona Potockova (Fy., Nova' Dubnica, Slovakia), Anna Stutz (Fy., Dellwood, Minn.), and Ginger Valentine (So., Delano, Minn.) were each named to the All-Conference singles team, while Hannah Borgh (So., Bettendorf, Iowa), B. Hartman, L. Hartmman, Potockova, and Valentine were the All-Conference doubles team honorees.

Women’s Tennis Set for MIAC Playoffs Friday at Home

The Gustavus women's tennis team is in action Friday as it begins the MIAC playoffs. The Gusties, who enter the tournament as the No. 2 seed, will host Bethel at 3:30 p.m. at Brown Outdoor Tennis Complex. 

Hensch, Hartmann Named April Student-Athletes of the Month

Men's track and field throwing specialist Michael Hensch (Sr., North Branch, Minn.) and women's tennis player Bri Hartmann (Sr., Owatonna, Minn.) have been selected as the Gustavus Adolphus College April Male and Female Student-Athletes of the Month, presented by Thrivent Financial and voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Department.

Women’s Tennis Takes Two MIAC Victories

The No. 32 Gustavus women's tennis team played two matches on Saturday, winning both. The Gusties defeated St. Olaf 9-0 before taking down Bethel 6-3 to improve to 19-11 overall and 9-1 in the MIAC.