Entries tagged with ‘Jeff Annis’
Rock Island, Ill. – The Gustavus Adolphus softball team went 1-1 on the opening day of the Augustana Invitational being held at the Green Valley Complex in Rock Island, Ill. on Saturday and Sunday. The Gusties suffered a 4-1 loss to UW-River Falls in their tournament-opener, yet bounced back later in the day with a […]
Gustavus Adolphus sophomore softball player Brittany Brenke (Le Sueur, Minn.) has been featured on the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference’s Student-Athlete Spotlight. The Spotlight highlights student-athletes from across the conference each Tuesday and Thursday. Brenke has started in all eight games at center fielder for Head Coach Jeff Annis. The Le Sueur-Henderson High School product is […]
The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its 2011 Softball Awards on Tuesday, May 17, recognizing four Gustavus softball players with All-Conference honors. Senior catcher Dani Cattrysse, sophomore outfielder MacKenzie Dalton, junior infielder Lisa Klass, and sophomore pitcher/DH Kate Rentschler were all named to the 2011 MIAC All-Conference Team.
Gustavus Adolphus senior pitcher Erin Truebenbach (Mapleton, Minn.) has been named MIAC Softball Pitcher of the Week after going 2-0 with two complete-game performances against MIAC opponents St. Olaf and Carleton last week.
The 2011 Gustavus Adolphus College Softball Season Preview
The Gustavus softball team will open its 2010 season with four games at the Finlandia Dome Tournament in Marquette, Michigan this Saturday and Sunday. The Gusties will play UW-Stevens Point (noon), UW-Oshkosh (2 pm), and Simpson (6 pm) on Saturday and then wrap up the tournament against Concordia University of Mequon, Wisconsin on Sunday at 8 am. The Gusties enter the 2010 season with high expectations as Head Coach Jeff Annis returns six starters in the field and all three starting pitchers from a squad that won the MIAC Championship with a 21-1 record and then went on to finish third at the NCAA Championship.
Current Gustavus softball coach Jeff Annis and former Gustavus softball player Sara Medved Smude were inducted into the Minnesota Softball Coaches Hall of Fame on Thursday, February 5 in St. Cloud, Minnesota. Annis has been the head coach at Gustavus since the 2006 season, while Medved-Smude was a pitcher for the Gusties from 2002 until 2004.
Gustavus Adolphus College has selected Mapleton, Minnesota native, Jeff Annis as its new softball coach. Annis replaces Shanda Ness who resigned in May after serving as head coach for the past eight years. Annis, who retired as the girls' head softball coach at Maple River High School in May, will begin his duties immediately.