Entries tagged with ‘Men’s Cross Country’
The Gustavus men's cross country team placed fourth out of five teams at the North Dakota State University (NDSU) Bison Open. The Gusties posted a team total of 90 points which was 47 points behind first place finishers South Dakota State University and Minnesota State University, Moorhead (43). Junior Dan Foley (Minneapolis, Minn.) turned in a 10th-place finish with a time of 21:34.10 in the 6,000 meter race.
The United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) recently released its All-Academic Cross Country teams for the 2006 season and junior Chris deLaubenfels (Mount Vernon, Iowa) and the entire Gustavus team were honored for their scholastic accomplishments.
Gustavus Adolphus College student athletes Hailey Harren (women's cross country) and Alex Zupan (men's cross country) have been selected as two of 58 student-athletes from across the country to receive a NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship for the fall sport season. Harren and Zupan were the only student-athletes from a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference institution selected to receive the $7,500 award this fall.
The Gustavus men's cross country team finished eighth out of 12 teams at the MIAC Championships which were held Saturday afternoon at Como Park Golf Course in St. Paul, Minn. The Gusties were led by junior Chris deLaubenfels, who placed 14th and sophomore Dan Foley, who finished 17th.
The Gustavus men's cross country team will take part in the MIAC Championships on Saturday at 2 pm at Como Park Golf Course in St. Paul, Minn. The Gusties will be looking to improve on their eighth place finish from a year ago.
The Gustavus men's cross country team finished 19th out of 31 at the Jim Drews Invitational hosted by the University of Wisconsin at La Crosse. Dan Foley paced the Gusties with an 83rd place finish in a time of 26:18 over the 8,000 meter course.
The Gustavus men's cross-country team participated in the Dan Huston Invitational hosted by Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa on Saturday. The Huston Invitational is a unique meet in that there are two separate races offered, one was a four kilometer race (2.48 miles) and the other was a 8 kilometer race (4.97 miles). The Gusties finished 12th (out of 12) in the 4km race and 5th (out of 10) in the 8 km race.
The Gustavus men's cross country team finished 28th out of 52 teams in a very strong field at the Roy Griak Invitational hosted by the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities and run at the Les Bolstad Golf Course.
The Gustavus men's cross country team finished eighth out of 23 teams at the St. Olaf Invitational in Northfield, Minn. Dan Foley led the Gusties for a second straight week as he finished 40th in a time of 27:56.
The Gustavus men's cross country team opened its 2006 season with a second place finish at the four team University of River Falls Invitational. The Gusties scored 48 points, while host UW-River Falls finished first with 23 points. Dan Foley finished second individually for Gustavus with a time of 27:08.7 over the 8,000 meter course.