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Sonnesyn, Welckle Named May Student-Athletes-Of-The-Month

Sonnesyn, Welckle Named May Student-Athletes-Of-The-Month

Senior distance runner Marit Sonnesyn (Plymouth, Minn.) and junior baseball player Isaiah Welckle (Minneapolis, Minn.) have been selected as the Gustavus Adolphus College May Female and Male Student-Athletes-of-the-Month, presented by Thrivent Financial and voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Department.

Sarah Swanson Takes 20th In Shot Put At NCAA Track & Field Championships

Sarah Swanson Takes 20th In Shot Put At NCAA Track & Field Championships

Gustavus women’s track & field throwing specialist Sarah Swanson (Sr., Fairbanks, Alaska) capped her impressive Gustie career Friday at the NCAA Division III Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Championships, finishing 20th in the shot put with a throw of 12.53 meters (41-1.5).

Alhouni, Saenz Fall In NCAA Individual Championships

Alhouni, Saenz Fall In NCAA Individual Championships

Gustavus Adolphus College men's tennis players Andres Saenz (Sr., Cancun, Mexico) and Mohanad Alhouni (So., Tripoli, Libya) suffered a pair of losses Thursday in the 2016 NCAA Individual Championships that were played at Stowe Stadium at Kalamazoo College. In doubles, Saenz and Alhouni were defeated by Scott Rubinstein and James Spaulding of Emory [...]

Marit Sonnesyn Takes 13th In 10k At NCAA Track & Field Championships

Marit Sonnesyn Takes 13th In 10k At NCAA Track & Field Championships

Gustavus long distance runner Marit Sonnesyn (Sr., Plymouth, Minn.) capped her impressive Gustie career Thursday at the NCAA Division III Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Championships with a 13th place finish in the 10k, crossing the line in 38:03.22.

Five Track & Field Athletes Named USTFCCCA All-Region

Five Track & Field Athletes Named USTFCCCA All-Region

The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced the All-Region honorees for the 2016 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field season and five Gustavus athletes earned recognition as part of the All-Central Region Team. On the men’s team, Michael Hensch (Fy., North Branch, Minn.) and Sam Fischer (Sr [...]

Alhouni, Saenz To Represent Gustavus at NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Individual Championships

Alhouni, Saenz To Represent Gustavus at NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Individual Championships

UPDATE (2:32 p.m. May 25): The singles and doubles draws have been released. Mohanad Alhouni will face Steven Chen of Wesleyan (CT) at 9 a.m. Thursday in the singles draw, and Alhouni and Andres Saenz will face Scott Rubenstein and James Spaulding of Emory at 3 p.m. Thursday in the doubles draw.

Sonnesyn, Swanson To Represent Gustavus At NCAA Track & Field Championships

Sonnesyn, Swanson To Represent Gustavus At NCAA Track & Field Championships

UPDATE (12:49 p.m. May 25): Due to the predicted severe weather Thursday afternoon and evening, the Division III Track and Field and Cross Country Committee has decided to adjust the championship schedule of events for Thursday. Marit Sonnesyn is competing in the 10k, which will now begin at 4:35 p.m.

Jeff Annis Announces Retirement As Head Softball Coach

Jeff Annis Announces Retirement As Head Softball Coach

Jeff Annis, head softball coach at Gustavus Adolphus College, has announced his retirement after 11 seasons at the helm of the program.

Sonnesyn, Welckle Named May Student-Athletes-Of-The-MonthSarah Swanson Takes 20th In Shot Put At NCAA Track & Field ChampionshipsAlhouni, Saenz Fall In NCAA Individual ChampionshipsMarit Sonnesyn Takes 13th In 10k At NCAA Track & Field ChampionshipsFive Track & Field Athletes Named USTFCCCA All-RegionAlhouni, Saenz To Represent Gustavus at NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Individual ChampionshipsSonnesyn, Swanson To Represent Gustavus At NCAA Track & Field ChampionshipsJeff Annis Announces Retirement As Head Softball Coach