Entries tagged with ‘Jeff Annis’
Jeff Annis, head softball coach at Gustavus Adolphus College, has announced his retirement after 11 seasons at the helm of the program.
The schedule of a Division III head athletic coach is a hectic one. Daily practices, bi-tri weekly games, recruiting trips, and fundraising are just a few of the many tasks that each coach likely undertakes for their individual programs. However, Gustavus Adolphus College head softball coach Jeff Annis enjoys wearing multiple hats and doesn’t mind putting on a few more.
Sunday was a milestone day for the Gustavus softball team as Head Coach Jeff Annis claimed his 300th all-time victory in a season-opening 9-1 win against UW-Stevens Point at the Rochester Regional Bubble. The Gusties then faced UW-River Falls and won 11-4. Now in his 11th season at Gustavus, Annis holds an overall record of 301-122-1 and is the winningest coach in program history.
One year removed from its first ever MIAC playoff championship, the Gustavus softball team is eager to get back to the diamond with healthy mix of returning veterans and incoming first-years. The Gusties kick off their 2016 campaign Sunday with a non-conference doubleheader at the Rochester Regional Bubble against UW-Stevens Point (2:30 p.m.) and UW-River Falls (7 p.m.).
Carly Klass scoops and fires to first base on Thursday afternoon against Carleton. St. Peter, Minn. – Back in MIAC action for the first time since April 6th, the Gustavus Adolphus softball team earned a sweep over Carleton College on Thursday afternoon at Hollingsworth Field. The Gusties cruised to an 8-1 victory in game one […]
St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus softball team held its annual “Alumni Game” on Saturday, Sept. 29 at the Gustie Softball Field. A contingency of alumni, family, and friends of the Gustavus softball program took part in the day’s festivities that also included a non-scored contest between the Gustie past and present. “It was […]
The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its 2012 Softball Awards on Thursday, May 17, recognizing four Gustavus softball players as All-Conference performers this season. Taking home All-MIAC distinction for the Black and Gold was senior Lisa Klass (Richfield, Minn.), junior Kate Rentschler (Lakefield, Minn.), and first-years Kailey Morgan (Mound, Minn.) and Sarah Rozell (Lakeville, Minn.). […]
The Gustavus softball team swept St. Scholastica by scores of 11-3 and 6-2 on Monday at the U of Minnesota. Minneapolis, Minn. – The Gustavus softball team picked up a sweep in its final non-conference test of the season on Monday afternoon. Playing at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium located on the campus of the University […]
St. Joseph, Minn. – The Gustavus softball team was unfazed by the short turnaround and long bus trip to St. Joseph on Monday afternoon, defeating the Blazers by scores of 3-1 and 5-0 at the Blazer Softball Field. With a pair of strong pitching performances that yielded just one run in 14 innings by Kate […]
Sarah Rozell is this week's recipient of the MIAC's Pitcher-of-the-Week award. Photo courtesy of Sport PiX. Simply put, first-year pitcher Sarah Rozell (Lakeville, Minn.) has been on fire as of late, helping the Gusties to a 5-1 week after recording three-consecutive shutout victories over St. Olaf, Macalester, and St. Thomas. For her stellar performances on […]