Entries tagged with ‘miac athlete of the week’

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Blair Riegel Named MIAC Field Athlete Of The Week

The Gustavus men’s track and field team posted one of its best performances of the season last Saturday in its first home meet – the 11th annual Lee Krough Invitational held in St. Peter, Minn. Sophomore standout Blair Riegel continued to impress both on the track and in the field by claiming two first place finishes along with a pair of top-three performances. For his outstanding performance, Riegel has been named MIAC Men’s Outdoor Field Athlete-of-the-Week.

Kate Rentschler Named MIAC Pitcher Of The Week

Junior Kate Rentschler has been named the MIAC's Pitcher-of-the-Week for her 3-0 performance last week. Gustavus Adolphus junior pitcher Kate Rentschler (Lakefield, Minn.) has hit her stride over her past three starts, going 3-0 within that time span to earn herself the MIAC’s honor of Pitcher-of-the-Week for her outstanding play.  Rentschler was on the hill […]

John McLean Earns Final MIAC Men’s Hockey Athlete-Of-The-Week Honor

For the fourth and final time this season, it was a Gustavus men’s hockey player earning MIAC Athlete-of-the-Week honors, as rookie John Mclean (Eagan, Minn.) garnered the distinction for his performance in Gustavus’ 4-2 victory over St. Olaf in the MIAC Playoff Championship on Saturday, March 3rd in St. Peter, Minn. After turning away eight […]

Amrik Donkena Named MIAC Men’s Tennis Athlete Of The Week

The Gustavus men’s tennis team performed at a dominant level last Saturday with clean sweeps over Elmhurst, 9-0, and Grinnell, 9-0, at the Swanson Tennis Center in St. Peter, Minn. At the forefront of that dominance was junior Amrik Donkena (Rochester, Minn.), winning at the No. 1 singles and doubles spots against each team. For his outstanding play, Donkena has been named MIAC Men’s Tennis Athlete of the Week.

Mollie Carroll Named MIAC Women’s Hockey Athlete Of The Week For Second Time This Season

Gustavus women’s hockey senior Mollie Carroll (Eagan, Minn.) has been named MIAC Women’s Hockey Athlete of the Week for the leading the Gustie offense in a 4-2 victory over Concordia in the league’s playoff title game Saturday in St. Peter, Minn. Carroll bookends the conference’s Athlete of the Week honor as she garnered the award after the first week of the season.

Josh Owens Named MIAC Indoor Field Athlete Of The Week For Second Time This Season

For his record-setting performance at the Pre-MIAC Meet last weekend, Gustavus junior John Owens has been named MIAC Indoor Field Athlete of the Week. This is the second time the Brooklyn Park, Minn. has received the recognition this season.

Josh Owens Named Men’s Indoor Field Athlete Of The Week

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference named Gustavus junior Josh Owens as its Men’s Indoor Field Athlete of the Week for his performance at the Ted Nelson Classic at Minnesota State University-Mankato on Saturday. Owens won the pole vault against a field of NCAA Division II teams, clearing a height of 15-9.25 feet – 5.75 inches higher than the second place vaulter.

Adam Smyth Honored By MIAC As Men’s Hockey Player-Of-The-Week

Gustavus Adolphus sophomore forward Adam Smyth (Burnsville, Minn.) has been named MIAC Men’s Hockey Athlete-of-the-Week for his play this weekend.  Smyth had a breakout performance on Saturday night against Lawrence University, scoring four goals in Gustavus’ 5-3 victory over the Vikings.  The Gusties extended their winning-streak to four games with back-to-back 5-3 wins over Concordia […]

Alissa Tinklenberg Named MIAC Women’s Swimmer-Of-The-Week

Gustavus Adolphus sophomore women’s swimmer Alissa Tinklenberg (Willmar, Minn.) has been named Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Swimmer-of-the-Week for her outstanding performance at the Falcon Invite hosted by UW-River Falls at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center over the weekend. Not being intimidated by an assortment of Division I, II, and III competitors at the largest […]

Mollie Carroll Named MIAC Athlete Of The Week

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) announced Monday Gustavus senior forward and team captain Mollie Carroll as its Women’s Hockey Athlete of the Week. Carroll helped guide the Gusties to a 4-0-0 start to the season with a league-leading 10 points on five goals and five assists. The Eagan, Minn. native notched six of her […]