Entries tagged with ‘marcus speca’


Men’s Cross Country Finishes 11th Of 25 At Blugold Invite

Colfax, Wis. – The Gustavus Adolphus men’s cross country team finished 11th out of 24 teams with a score of 284 at the Blugold Invitational held on Friday at the Whitetail Golf Course. Winning the meet was St. Olaf College with score of 48, placing second was UW-Eau Claire with a 52 and rounding out the podium in third […]


Men’s Fifth, Women Seventh In Classic At Nordic Skiing CCSA Championships

Ishpeming, Mich. – The Gustavus men’s and women’s nordic skiing teams competed in the first day of the two-day CCSA Championships on Saturday afternoon.  Saturday’s race featured the classic technique and saw the Gustie men to a fifth-place finish, while the women ranked seventh. On the men’s side, Marcus Speca (So., Minnetonka, Minn.) led the […]


Women First, Men Fifth At Nordic Skiing Minnesota College Championships

St. Cloud, Minn. – The Gustavus men’s and women’s nordic skiing teams competed in their first race of the season on Saturday morning in the Minnesota College Championships held at the Graystone Trails.  With a relay format, multiple teams competed in the race for each squad.  The top women’s team finished first of 17 entries, […]


Nordic Skiing Teams Partake In Day One Of NCAA Central Region Championships

Houghton, Mich. – The Gustavus men’s and women’s nordic skiing teams competed in day one of the NCAA Central Region Championships on Saturday morning.  Both teams competed in races that featured the Classic technique.  The women landed four skiers inside the top 30 while the men saw two in the top 40.  No team scores […]


Men Tie For Fifth, Women Sixth At Nordic Skiing NCAA Qualifier

Minneapolis, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus men’s and women’s nordic skiing teams finished tied for fifth and sixth, respectively, at the first of three NCAA Qualifiers over the weekend at Wirth Park.  The men finished off the weekend with a 20km Classic race, while the women concluded their two-day competition with a 15km Classic technique […]


Men’s Nordic Skiing Captures Top Four Spots In St. Olaf Dual

Maple Grove, Minn. – The Gustavus men’s nordic skiing team captured the top four spots in a time trial with St. Olaf College on Saturday morning.  Saturday’s time trial was held at Elm Creek with a course that covered 7.5 km. Josh Blankenship led the way for the Gusties.  Blankenship finished in front of everyone […]