Entries tagged with ‘miac athlete of the week’

Reilly Named MIAC Women’s Swimming & Diving Athlete-Of-The-Week

The Gustavus women's swimming and diving proved once again that it is one of the top college teams in the region regardless of division with a strong showing at the University of Minnesota's Minnesota Challenge. Sophomore standout Kate Reilly (Hastings, Minn. / Minnesota Virtual Academy) led the Gusties with seven top-10 finishes, including three strong individual performances and a quartet of outstanding relay finishes. For her performance, the MIAC sports information directors honored Reilly Tuesday with her second MIAC Women's Swimming and Diving Athlete-of-the-Week award of the 2015-16 season.

Swanson Named MIAC Women’s Indoor Field Athlete-Of-The-Week

Gustavus thrower Sarah Swanson (Fairbanks, Alaska) won not once, but twice, with a pair of spectacular performances last weekend at the St. Olaf Invite. The Gustie senior finished first in both her events - the shot put and weight throw - with distances that rank among the top two in the MIAC this season. For her performance, the MIAC sports information directors honored Swanson Wednesday with the MIAC Women's Indoor Field Athlete-of-the-Week award.

Mitch Hendricks Named MIAC Offensive Player Of The Week

Mitch Hendricks accounted for 6 touchdowns in last week's 49-0 win against Lake Forest. Article courtesy of Matt Higgins, MIAC Assistant Executive Director ST. PAUL, Minn. – The high-flying Gustavus offense was at its best Saturday in a decisive 49-0 win over Lake Forest in the Gusties’ 2015 home opener. Senior quarterback Mitch Hendricks (Bemidji, Minn.) had […]

Mitch Hendricks Named MIAC Football Offensive Player Of The Week

Junior quarterback Mitch Hendricks was named the MIAC Offensive Player-of-the-Week for his performance against Crown on Saturday. Photo courtesy of AJ Dahm - Sport PiX. Bloomington, Minn. – For his standout performance on Saturday in the Gustavus football team’s season-opening 44-17 win over Crown College at Hollingsworth Field, junior quarterback Mitch Hendricks (Laporte, Minn.) has […]

Rookie Hannah Heacox Earns MIAC Softball Pitcher-Of-The-Week Honors

Release Courtesy of Matt Higgins – MIAC Assistant Executive Director The Gustavus softball team had an outstanding week and locked up the No. 2 seed in the MIAC Softball Playoffs, with a rookie performing beyond her years on the mound throughout the crucial stretch of the schedule. First-year pitcher Hannah Heacox (Stillwater, Minn.) didn’t allow […]

Junior Laurel Krebsbach Named MIAC Women’s Tennis Athlete Of The Week

Laurel Krebsbach was named the MIAC Women's Tennis Athlete of the Week for the first time this season. Release Courtesy of Matt Higgins – MIAC Assistant Executive Director St. Paul – The Gustavus women’s tennis team won a pair of matches in Winona, Minn., to keep its current winning streak alive, now at eight matches […]

Michaela Schulz Garners MIAC Women’s Tennis Athlete-Of-The-Week Honors

St. Paul, Minn. – First-year Michaela Schulz (Plymouth, Wis.) helped the Gustavus women’s tennis team open its conference season 2-0 on Saturday after registering a pair of 9-0 wins over Concordia and Macalester.  Schulz went 3-0 on the afternoon, recording two wins at No. 1 singles and another at No. 1 doubles.  For her efforts, […]

Melissa Doyle Named MIAC Women’s Hockey Athlete-Of-The-Week

St. Paul, Minn. – Gustavus Adolphus senior women’s hockey player Melissa Doyle (White Bear Lake, Minn.) played a key role in last weekend’s sweep over Saint Mary’s with three goals and one assist for a total of four points on the weekend.  The Gusties defeated the Cardinals 4-3 on Friday night in Winona before cruising […]

Dubose, Schleusener Earn MIAC Football Player Of The Week Honors

St. Paul – Two Gustavus football players earned MIAC Player of the Week honors on Monday after their performances in Saturday’s 34-19 win over Carleton.  Senior running back Jeffrey Dubose (St. Paul, Minn.) was named the Offensive Player of the Week, while junior kicker Thomas Schleusener (Rapid City, S.D.) was dubbed the Special Teams Player […]

Sam Falk Garners MIAC Women’s Golf Athlete-of-the-Week Honors

St. Paul – One week after winning the College City Classic by seven strokes, Gustavus junior women’s golfer Sam Falk (Jr., Glenwood, Minn.) came back to finish in a tie for second in last weekend’s Gustavus Fall Invitational.  For her efforts, Falk has been named the MIAC Women’s Golf Athlete-of-the-Week. Following a weekend in which […]