Entries tagged with ‘Athletics’

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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.

Softball and Tennis Teams Win Conference Titles

The Gustavus Adolphus College softball, men's tennis, and women's tennis teams all secured Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championships during this past weekend.

Steve Wilkinson Announces Retirement

Steve Wilkinson, the head men's tennis coach at Gustavus Adolphus College for the past 39 years and the winningest coach in men's tennis collegiate history with 923 victories, has announced that he will retire from coaching at the end of the current school year.

Men’s Hockey Advances to Frozen Four

The Gustavus Adolphus College men's hockey team defeated UW-Superior 2-0 in an NCAA quarterfinal game on Saturday, March 14 to advance to the NCAA Division III Frozen Four in Lake Placid, N.Y.

Longtime Coach to be Honored by U of M

Longtime basketball and golf coach at Gustavus Adolphus College, Whitey Skoog, will have his jersey retired by the University of Minnesota at halftime of the Gophers' game against Northwestern on Feb. 22.

Fall Student-Athletes Return to Campus

While a majority of Gustavus Adolphus College students will not return to campus until next week, many students who participate on fall athletic teams have already arrived in St. Peter.