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The Gustavus women's tennis team won its third consecutive MIAC Playoff Tournament title on Saturday with a 9-0 semifinal win over St. Benedict and then an 8-1 Championship victory over St. Olaf. With the tournament title, the Gusties receive an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament. This will be the 22nd consecutive NCAA Tournament appearance for the Gusties.
Gustavus Adolphus College plays host this weekend as the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference crowns a tournament champion in women's tennis. The host Gusties captured their 18th consecutive league title and earned the top seed in this weekend's tournament by going 10-0 in league play. The winner of this weekend's tournament receives the MIAC's automatic bid to the 2009 NCAA Division III Women's Tennis Championships, which will be hosted by Oglethorpe University in Lawrenceville, Georgia, May 9-14.
The third-seed St. Olaf Oles and the fourth-seed St. Ben's Blazers advanced to the semifinal round of the MIAC Women's Tennis Tournament on Friday at the Brown Outdoor Complex in St. Peter. The Oles defeated the sixth-seed Concordia Cobbers 8-1, while the Blazers defeated fifth-seed St. Thomas 5-4.
The Gustavus women's tennis team continued its dominance against Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference competition as it defeated St. Thomas 9-0 to extended the program's MIAC regular season win streak to 186 matches dating back to 1990. The Gusties did not drop a set on their way to defeating the Tommies and finishing conference play with a perfect 10-0 mark. It is the 18th consecutive title for the Gusties.
The Gustavus women's tennis team registered its sixth straight win as it defeated Concordia College 9-0 on Wednesday afternoon in Moorhead. The Gusties, who did not drop a set in the match, improved to 18-9 overall and 9-0 in the MIAC. Gustavus can clinch its 18th consecutive MIAC title with a win at St. Thomas on Sunday.
The Gustavus women's tennis team extended its win streak to five matches with convincing wins over Hamline (8-1) and St. Ben's (8-1) at home on Sunday. The Gusties are now 17-9 overall and 8-0 in the MIAC.
The Gustavus women's tennis team improved its record to 15-9 overall, 6-0 in the MIAC with wins over Bethel (8-1) and Macalester (7-2) on Saturday. Both matches were played in the Twin Cities (Bethel in Arden Hills, and Macalester in St. Paul). The Gusties are currently ranked #13 in Division III. Gustavus will play two matches at home on Sunday hosting Hamline at 10 am and St. Ben's at 4 pm.
The Gustavus women's tennis team took an important step towards the goal of winning its 18th consecutive MIAC regular season title with a 7-1 win over Carleton in Northfield on Friday. The Gusties won five singles matches and two of the three doubles matches to improve to 11-7 overall and 4-0 in the MIAC. Carleton falls to 10-4 overall and 7-1 in the MIAC.
The Gustavus women's tennis team played excellent tennis on the final day of the Midwest Invitational but lost two close matches to finish fourth out of 11 teams. The Gusties lost 5-3 to Denison in the semifinals on Saturday morning and then lost 5-3 to DePauw in the third place match on Saturday afternoon. The Gusties are now 12-9 overall.
The Gustavus women's tennis team posted a first round win over Carthage (7-2) and then surprised Washington University (5-4) in the quarterfinals of the Midwest Invitational, which is being played in Madison, Wisc. The Gusties will now face Denison University in the semifinals on Saturday morning at 7:15 am. Gustavus, which is ranked #17 in the latest ITA Div. III poll, improves to 12-7 overall.