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2009 Hall of Fame Class Selected

The Gustavus Adolphus College Athletics Department has chosen nine individuals for induction into its Athletics Hall of Fame. The 2009 inductees include Kerri Pool Foss '94, Dan Dohmeier '86, Bob Klindworth '93, Leisha Johnson Ronning '90, C.J. Page '91, Scott Anderson '92, Jon Lindquist '92, Amy McCrea Morrell '91, and Steve Wilkinson.

Bahr Named Cross Country and Track Coach

Dale Bahr has been named the new head coach of both the men's and women's track and field programs and the men's and women's cross country programs at Gustavus Adolphus College.

Gustavus Places Eighth in Directors’ Cup

The National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics and Learfield Sports recently announced that Gustavus Adolphus College placed eighth in the Division III 2008-09 Directors' Cup standings. The Directors' Cup is the only all-sports competition in intercollegiate athletics.

Softball Finishes Third at NCAA Championships

The Gustavus Adolphus College softball team saw its dream season come to an end Monday afternoon with a 4-2 loss to Coe College in Montclair, N.J. Gustavus, which received the third place trophy, finished the season with the program's first 40-win campaign at 42-9.

Women’s Golf Places Third at NCAA Championships

The Gustavus Adolphus College women's golf team placed third at the Division III NCAA Championships at the PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Fla., on Saturday. Junior Kali Griggs finished in a tie for sixth individually.

Softball Wins Game One at NCAA Championships

The Gustavus Adolphus College softball team continued its winning ways on Friday afternoon with a 5-1 come-from-behind victory over the University of Texas-Tyler in the first round of the NCAA Division III Championships being held in Montclair, N.J.

Softball Advances to Division III Finals

The Gustavus Adolphus College softball team defeated Webster University 11-1 in five innings on Sunday, May 10 to win the NCAA Midwest Regional and advance to the Division III Finals for the first time in program history.

Softball Team Receives NCAA Tournament Berth

The Gustavus Adolphus College softball team, which won the MIAC regular season championship with a 21-1 record and finished second at the MIAC Tournament, has received an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament.

Valentini Named Head Men’s Tennis Coach

Tommy Valentini, a native of Duluth, Minn., has been named the head men's tennis coach at Gustavus Adolphus College. Valentini, who has been an assistant coach for the Gusties for the past three years, will replace Steve Wilkinson who is retiring after serving as the head coach for the past 39 years.

Pearson Granted NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship

The National Collegiate Athletic Association announced on Monday that Gustavus Adolphus senior swimmer Dave Pearson has been named one of 29 men's winter sport recipients of an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship.