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A blend of current and former Gustavus tennis players made their mark at the recent 2008 Boston Scientific Aquatennial Plaza Tennis Classic by claiming men's, women's, and mixed doubles titles. The first title was won by the #2-seed duo of Lauren Hom and Sierra Krebsbach, who defeated Rajasree Hawk and Amy Jamieson 7-6, 4-6, 1-0 (4) in the women's doubles final. Krebsbach (North Oaks, Minn.) will be a junior at Gustavus this fall, and is a two-time All-American in doubles.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's tennis team posted wins over Concordia (9-0) and Carleton (6-3) Saturday in St. Peter to capture the MIAC Tournament title and lock down one of 41 spots in the 2007 NCAA Division III Men's Tennis Championships. Selections for this year's national meet will be disclosed Monday, April 30.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's tennis team posted a trio of wins Saturday to improve to 21-8 overall. Gustavus defeated Wartburg and Carleton by 9-0 scores and Luther by an 8-1 margin. The win over Carleton completed an undefeated MIAC season for the Gusties.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's tennis team was shut out by NAIA No. 4 Fresno Pacific University 9-0 Tuesday in Claremont, California. The Gusties (17-7), rated fifth in NCAA Division III, continue their Spring Break trip Wednesday with a dual at the University of Redlands. Redlands is currently ranked 12th in Division III.
The Gustavus women's tennis team won its 21st Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference title Saturday with a 6-0 win over Carleton at the Swanson Tennis Center in St. Peter. Seniors Tara Houlihan and Lyndsey Palen teamed for a win at No. 1 doubles before recording wins at No. 1 and No. 2 singles, respectively. The seventh-rated Gusties (27-4) must now wait to see if they will host First- and Second-Round NCAA matches next weekend. That announcement will be made Monday, May 1.
The Gustavus Adolphus women's tennis team closed out its 15th consecutive spotless MIAC schedule Wednesday with a 9-0 win over St. Olaf in Northfield. The Gusties, now 24-4 overall and rated seventh in the nation, will host the 2006 MIAC Championships this weekend.
The Gustavus Adolphus men's tennis team posted a 7-0 win over Pomona-Pitzer Monday in the first match of its West Coast swing. The Gusties dropped only one match, with Adam Morgan and Brett Morse-Karzen falling to Jeff Jablonski and Neil Patel 8-6 at #1 doubles. Gustavus will face #8 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps in a dual at 2 p.m. PST in Claremont, Calif.
In its last action before Spring Break, the Gustavus women's tennis team forged a 5-1 dual record last weekend, defeating Southwest Minnesota State (8-1), Saint Mary's (9-0), Nebraska-Omaha (8-1), Augustana (S.D.) (9-0) and Concordia (6-0), while falling to Division I Drake University (6-1). Jenny Arnfelt went 7-0 in matches over the weekend, while Alex Burleigh and Laura Arnebeck was 6-0. Hannah Frericks and Darcy Haubrick each added five wins.
The Gustavus women's tennis team moved its overall record to 9-1 with a wins over St. Thomas (9-0), Minnesota State Mankato (9-0) and #22 Luther College (9-0) on Saturday, March 4. Gustavus will split its team again this weekend, sending part to Des Moines for duals against Drake and Nebraska-Omaha, while part will stay at home to face Southwest Minnesota State, Saint Mary's and Augustana (S.D.).
The Gustavus women's tennis team opened its Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference schedule with a pair of 9-0 wins over Bethel and Macalester Saturday at the Swanson Tennis Center in St. Peter. Gustavus improves to 6-1 overall with the victory and is off next weekend before facing Minnesota State Mankato, St. Thomas and Luther College on March 4.