Entries tagged with ‘miac athlete of the week’

Hanson Named MIAC Baseball Hitter of the Week

Jack Hanson (So., Minnetonka) went 3-for-4 with two runs batted in and a pair of runs scored in the Gustavus baseball team's 13-2 victory over Marian last Thursday. The sophomore first baseman tallied two singles, a double, and a walk in the game. For his performance, Hanson has been named MIAC Hitter of the Week. 

Rooney Named National and MIAC Track Athlete of the Week

Taylor Rooney (Jr., Andover) clocked another sub-8.05 effort in the 60-meter hurdles last weekend when he went 8.00 at the Maverick Invitational to better his NCAA Division III lead, setting a new Gustavus school record. For his performance, Rooney has been named both USTFCCCA National Athlete of the Week and MIAC Track Athlete of the Week. 

Wikström Named MIAC Men’s Tennis Athlete of the Week

Oscar Wikström (Fy., Hunnebostrand, Sweden) won all three of his singles matches at the ITA Division III National Men's Team Indoor Championship last week. For his performance, Wikström has been named MIAC Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week. 

Valentine Named MIAC Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week

Ginger Valentine (Jr., Delano) led Gustavus to a spring season-opening shutout win over Saint Mary's on Sunday. Valentine won in straight sets, 6-0, 6-2, at No. 1 singles and teamed with Simona Potockova at No. 1 doubles to win that match 8-1. For her performance, Valentine has been named MIAC Women's Tennis Athlete of the Week. 

Thate Selected MIAC Women’s Swimmer of the Week

Rachel Thate (Jr., North Mankato) competed in seven events at the two-day Minnesota Challenge last weekend, winning two individual events.

Anderson Named MIAC Men’s Hockey Athlete of the Week

Caleb Anderson (Jr., Sioux Falls, S.D.) had a five-point weekend for Gustavus in its weekend series with Hamline. For his performance, Anderson has been named MIAC Men's Hockey Athlete of the Week.

Bican, Steinberg Named MIAC Swim & Dive Athletes of the Week

Gustavus divers Logan Bican (Sr., Monticello) and Sophia Steinberg (Jr., Faribault) both broke school records Saturday at the Collegeville Dual. For their efforts, Bican and Steinberg were named MIAC Swim & Dive Athletes of the Week.

McCoy Named MIAC Women’s Hockey Athlete of the Week

Gustavus women's hockey goalie Katie McCoy (Fy., Grafton, Wis.) improved to 6-0-1 and recorded her third and fourth shutouts of the season last weekend, helping the Gusties sweep St. Thomas for the first time since 2012.

Cash Named MIAC Women’s Hockey Athlete of the Week

Kristen Cash (Sr., Roseville) tallied a goal and an assist in the Gustavus women's hockey team's two-game series split with No. 7 UW-River Falls last week. For her performance, Cash has been named MIAC Women's Hockey Athlete of the Week. 

Becker Earns MIAC Men’s Swimmer of the Week

Andrew Becker (Fy., Northfield) competed in nine events to help the Gustavus men's swim & dive team win the two-day Grinnell Pioneer Classic over the weekend. For his performances, Becker has been named MIAC Men's Swimmer of the Week.