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The Gustavus Adolphus College track and field team will host the seventh annual Lee Krough Invitational Outdoor Track and Field Meet Saturday, April 14 in St. Peter. Field events begin at 10:30 a.m. with competition in the men's javelin, men's shot put and women's hammer throw. Running events begin at 11:30 a.m. with a combined 10,000-meter run and will follow a rolling schedule.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's track and field team opened its outdoor season Friday, April 6, with a fourth-place finish at the Central (Iowa) Invitational in Pella, Iowa. Hastings College scored 174 points to run away with the team title, followed by Iowa Central Community College (118), host Central (89), and Gustavus (80.5). Alex Zupan won the 1500 and 5000 races to lead the Gusties, who host the Lee Krough Invitational Saturday, April 14.
The Gustavus Adolphus College women's track and field team opened their outdoor season Friday, April 6, with a fourth place finish at the Central (Iowa) Invitational in Pella, Iowa. Gustavus finished with 99.5 points, while Simpson edged Hastings out 183.5-177.5 for the team title. Sophomore Lisa Brown provisionally qualified for the NCAA Division III Championships with a 134-01 effort in the javelin throw, placing second.
Ashley Clemen (discus) and Shanna Dawson (pole vault) met NCAA provisional standards Friday afternoon as the Gustavus Track and Field team competed in its own Lee Krough Invitational. The Gusties claimed titles in six events with Dawson (pole vault), Kourtney Joyce (3000-meter steeplechase), Tanner Miest (110-meter hurdles) and Andy Klaers (discus) each capturing an individual title. The Gustavus men also won the 1600-meter and 3200-meter relays.
The fourth-rated Gustavus women's tennis team saw its bid for a third consecutive Midwest Invitational title come to an end Saturday evening with a 5-1 loss to seventh-rated DePauw University. DePauw was the last team other than Gustavus to take the Midwest Invitational title, beating Gustavus in the 2003 final 6-3. Match scores will be posted when they become available.