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The Gustavus women's golf team is in a three-way tie for fifth place after the first day of the NCAA Division III Championships which are being held at the PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Florida. The Gusties were sparked by the play of Kali Griggs, who fired a five-over par round of 77. Gustavus, which shot a first round team score of 322 trails first place University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, which shot a 312, by 10 shots.
Tyler Geyen, Kaelene Lundstrum, and Diana Scott To Participate In NCAA Track and Field Championships
Senior Tyler Geyen, junior Kaelene Lundstrum, and junior Diana Scott have qualified for the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships which will take place this Friday and Saturday at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Terre Haute, Indiana. Geyen qualified in the 55-meter hurdles with a time of 7.59 seconds, while Scott qualified in the weight throw with a distance of 53 feet, 6 1/4 inches. Lundstrum qualified in the pentathlon with 3,445 points and the high jump at a height of 5 feet, 5 3/4 inches.
The Gustavus women's golf team posted a solid final round score of 316 (+28) to finish sixth at the NCAA Championships out of 20 teams. The 72-hole tournament, was played at Centennial Oaks Golf Course in Waverly, Iowa. The Gusties made up 13 strokes to move up two places and finish one stroke ahead of St. Thomas. Junior Kimbra Kosak (Grand Rapids, Minn.) wrapped up a very strong tournament with a final round score of 75 (+3).
The Gustavus men's golf team posted a final round team score of 304 to finish in 19th place at the NCAA Championships on Friday at Chateau Elan Resort in Braselton, Georgia. The Gusties' four-day, 72-hole team total of 1245 left them four strokes ahead of Nebraska Wesleyan University (1249). Saint John's University came back from fourth place to win the team title with a four-round score of 1192 to finish three strokes ahead of the University of Redlands.
Gustavus Adolphus College women's tennis player Jenni White (Sr., Cedar Rapids, Iowa/Kennedy) fell in the first round singles competition, while White and Sierra Krebsbach (So., North Oaks, Minn./Mounds View) also lost their first round doubles win at the 2008 NCAA Division III Women's Tennis Championships at Gustavus in St. Peter.
The Gustavus men's golf team climbed up the leaderboard three places to stand in 18th place heading into the last round of the NCAA Division III Men's Golf Championships on Thursday at Chateau Elan Resort in Braselton, Georgia, by recording a team score of 304 for a three-day total of 320-317-304--941. St. John Fisher College remains the team leader by four strokes with a three-round total of 302-294-297--893.
The Gustavus women's golf team dropped into a tie for eighth place at the NCAA Division III Women's Golf Championships on Thursday at Centennial Oaks Golf Club in Waverly, Iowa after shooting a team score of 322. The Gusties have a three-day total of 323-323-322--968. First place Methodist University is 27 strokes ahead of the second place team with scores of 307-309-299--915.
The Gustavus men's golf team dropped to 21st place after the second round of the NCAA Division III Men's Golf Championships on Wednesday at Chateau Elan Resort in Braselton, Georgia, but improved its team score by firing a 317 for a two-day total of 320-317--637. St. John Fisher College currently stands as the team leader with a two-day total of 302-294--596.
The Gustavus women's golf team moved up to seventh place at the NCAA Division III Women's Golf Championships on Wednesday at Centennial Oaks Golf Club in Waverly, Iowa after shooting a team score of 323. The Gusties have a two-day total of 323-323--646, which is 30 strokes behind first place Methodist University at 307-309--616. Individually, Rachel Roberg is tied for tenth place after shooting a second round 76 for a two-day total of 79-76--155.
The Gustavus men's golf team got off to a slow start at the NCAA Division III Men's Golf Championships as the team shot a disappointing team score of 320 (+36) and sits in tie for 20th place out of 35 teams. The four-day tournament is being played at Chateau Elan Resort in Braselton, Georgia.