Entries tagged with ‘Gymnastics’

Sawtell Named WCGA Regional Assistant Coach of the Year

Gustavus gymnastics Assistant Coach Erin Sawtell was named North Central Regional Assistant Coach of the Year, the Women’s Collegiate Gymnastics Association (WCGA) announced Monday. Sawtell helped the Gusties to a record season, breaking multiple existing program records. The 2022-23 team set a record for most wins in a season with five, broke the program team score against UW-Stout (187.775), and broke the team beam score at the WIAC Championships (47.675). Including the record performance against UW-Stout, the Gusties added four more team scores that placed in the top 10 in program history.

Gymnastics Finishes Sixth at WIAC Championship/NCGA West Regional

The Gustavus gymnastics team posted its second best team score of the season Saturday at the WIAC Championship/NCGA West Regional hosted by UW-Oshkosh. The Gusties 186.925 earned them sixth place among eight competing teams, defeating both UW-Eau Claire and Hamline. Gustavus finished the day with six personal career-bests and eight season-high scores. 

Gusties Shine in Victory Over Hamline

Friday marked the Gusties' last meet before the WIAC Championships, last home meet of the year, and Senior Night — and the Gusties made it count. Placing first in three of the four events, the Gusties defeated Hamline by a score of 185.800-183.300. The Gusties were dominant on nearly all fronts, getting seven career-bests and eight season-bests.

Gusties Fall to League-Leading UW-La Crosse

The Gusties faced quite the opponent Friday night, after all, the Eagles entered the meet as the current WIAC leader with a conference record of 6-0 and overall record of 7-2. The Gusties, hot off their record-setting performance against UW-Stout last week, gave the Eagles a good fight, but ultimately fell by a score of 189.525-184.775.

Gymnastics Picks Up Conference Victory at Winona State

The Gustavus gymnastics team picked up a WIAC victory on the road Friday, defeating Winona State by a score of 184.800-183.150. The Gusties outscored the Warriors in bars, beam, and floor to take the victory, improving their team score for the fifth straight meet.

Legendary Gymnastics Coach Nancy Baker Dies

Born in Saint Peter in 1936, Nancy Baker went on to a pioneering career that helped set the foundation for women's gymnastics in Minnesota and beyond.

Gymnastics Finishes Fifth At Gershon/McLellan Invite

The Gustavus gymnastics team scored 171.650 points to finish in fifth place at the highly competitive 31st Annual Gershon/McLellan Invitational held Friday at Mitchell Hall in La Crosse, Wis.  UW-La Cross went on to win the five-team meet with a score of 185.425, Winona State placed second (181.600), while UW-Stout took third (180.175) and UW-Eau […]

Gymnasts Thibodeau and Ries Wrap Up Season At NCGA Championships

The Gustavus gymnastics team saw its season come to a close on Friday evening as first year Jamie Ries and sophomore Dani Thibodeau competed at the National Collegiate Gymnastics Championships in Eau Claire, Wis.

Thibodeau, Ries To Compete In Gymnastics Championships This Weekend

Two Gustavus gymnasts sophomore Dani Thibodeau and first year Jamie Ries will take part in the National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) National Championships this weekend in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Thibodeau qualified individually on the balance beam and floor exercise, while Ries qualified on the uneven bars.

Gymnastics Team Finishes With Season Best Score of 178.350 At WIAC Championships

The Gustavus gymnastics team wrapped up its 2011 team schedule with a season best score of 178.350 at the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships, which were held at the University of Wisconsin at Stout in Menonomie.