Entries tagged with ‘gustavus women’s track and field’

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Women’s Track & Field Competes At CSB-SJU Invite

The Gustavus women’s track and field team competed at the CSB-SJU Invitational Saturday at the Donald McNeely Spectrum. A trio of first place finishes highlighted the day for the Gusties. Sarah Swanson (Sr., Fairbanks, Alaska) won the shot put with a toss of 43-6.5, Lydia Hayes (So., Decorah, Iowa) took the gold in the one-mile at 5:25.46, and the 4x200-meter relay team of Maddison Ackiss (Jr., Fairbanks, Alaska), Jalia Anderson (Fy., Plymouth, Minn.), Kaitlin Bembenek (Sr., Prior Lake, Minn.) and Ashley Elford (So., Red Wing, Minn.) crossed the line in 1:51.45.

Women’s Track & Field Takes Fourth At Carleton’s Meet Of The Hearts

The Gustavus women’s track and field team took fourth place out of eight teams at Carleton’s Meet of the Hearts on Saturday. “We looked good overall with a few first place finishes and we have a bit of depth in areas,” Head Coach Dale Bahr said. “This gives us an idea of where we are at against similar competition.”

Track & Field Teams To Compete At Ted Nelson Classic Saturday

The Gustavus track and field teams are set to participate in the Ted Nelson Classic, hosted by the Minnesota State University, Mankato, on Saturday at the Myers Fieldhouse. Participating teams include Augustana, Carleton, Concordia, Gustavus, Iowa Central, Mary, Minnesota State, Minot State, Sioux Falls, South Dakota State, Southwest State, St. Cloud State, St. Olaf and UW-La Crosse. Field events begin at 11 a.m. and track events begin at 11:30 a.m.

Swanson Named MIAC Women’s Indoor Field Athlete-Of-The-Week

Gustavus thrower Sarah Swanson (Fairbanks, Alaska) won not once, but twice, with a pair of spectacular performances last weekend at the St. Olaf Invite. The Gustie senior finished first in both her events - the shot put and weight throw - with distances that rank among the top two in the MIAC this season. For her performance, the MIAC sports information directors honored Swanson Wednesday with the MIAC Women's Indoor Field Athlete-of-the-Week award.

Track & Field: Swanson, ReMine And Bahr Join KNUJ For Gustie Spotlight

Gustavus track and field athletes Sarah Swanson (Sr., Fairbanks, Alaska) and Ed ReMine (Jr., Mantorville, Minn.), and Head Coach Dale Bahr joined the voice of the Golden Gusties Tom Wheeler on Saturday morning for the Gustie Spotlight, which aired on AM 860 KNUJ.

Track & Field Teams Both Take Second At St. Olaf Invite

The Gustavus men’s and women’s track and field teams both took second place at the St. Olaf Invite on Friday. The men scored 161 points, while the women tallied 122 points. St. Thomas took first among the women’s teams with a score of 195, while Bethel took first on the men’s side with 186 points.

Men’s And Women’s Track & Field Kick Off Indoor Season Friday At St. Olaf

The Gustavus men’s and women’s track and field teams are set to kick off the indoor season Friday at the St. Olaf Triangular. The meet begins at 4 p.m. in the Tostrud Center and participants include St. Olaf and Bethel.

Track And Field’s Weiers Honored With Prestigious Elite 89 Award

Delaware, Ohio – Gustavus Adolphus junior track and field athlete Elizabeth Weiers (Le Center, Minn.) has been named the recipient of the Elite 89 award for the 2014 NCAA Division III Track and Field Championships.  Weiers, who majors in english, currently carries a perfect 4.0 cumulative grade point average.  She was presented with the award […]

Women’s Indoor Track & Field In Ninth Following Day One Of MIAC Championships

Collegeville, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus women’s indoor track and field team sits in ninth place after registering 15 points on the opening day of the 2014 Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships being held over the weekend at the McNeely Spectrum on the campus of Saint John’s University. St. Thomas is off to the best […]

Women’s Track And Field Places Sixth At MIAC Championships

Allyson Voss won the pole vault for the second straight year on Saturday. Photo courtesy of Jeff Hunt. St. Paul – The Gustavus women’s track and field team placed sixth in a field of 12 teams at the 2013 Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Championships on Saturday afternoon at the University of St. Thomas.  St. […]