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Hofstede, Small Selected as MIAC Swimmers of the Week

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Tuesday announced its Swimming & Diving Athletes of the Week and Gustavus earned both awards. Erik Small (Fy., Hudson, Wis) is this week's Men's Athlete of the Week and Ellen Hofstede (Fy., Hopkins) is the Women's Athlete of the Week. 

Goor Named MIAC Men’s Hockey Athlete of the Week

Robbie Goor (Jr., Anoka) minded the net in both games over the weekend as the Gustavus men's hockey team split a series with Augsburg. Goor is the first Gustavus men’s hockey player to earn MIAC Athlete of the Week since goalie John McLean won the weekly honor on Feb. 16, 2015.

Hudson Named MIAC Men’s Swimmer of the Week

First-year swimmer Dane Hudson (Eden Prairie) had a solid meet for Gustavus at Hamline this past weekend, winning both his individual events as well as partaking in a pair of relay victories. For his performances, Hudson has been named the MIAC Men's Swimmer of the Week.

Larson Earns Second Straight MIAC Men’s Swimmer of the Week

Nolan Larson (Jr., West Des Moines, Iowa) won all three of his events and set a pool record in a dual victory over St. Olaf on Saturday. For his performance, Larson has been named MIAC Men's Swimmer of the Week for the second consecutive week. 

McCoy Named MIAC Women’s Hockey Athlete of the Week

Katie McCoy (Fy., Grafton, Wis.) shut out the No. 7-ranked team in the nation in her first collegiate start in goal as Gustavus defeated UW-Eau Claire 1-0 on Saturday. For her performance, McCoy has been named MIAC Women’s Hockey Athlete of the Week.

Larson Earns MIAC Men’s Swimmer of the Week

Nolan Larson (Jr., West Des Moines, Iowa) turned in four first-place finishes to help Gustavus defeat UW-Stevens Point for the first time since 2007. For his performances, Larson has been named MIAC Men's Swimmer of the Week.

Pedersen Named MIAC Men’s Golfer of the Week

Jacob Pedersen (So., Minnetonka) shot two rounds of one-under-par golf followed by an even-par 73 on Monday to finish in a tie for medalist honors at the Twin Cities Classic over the weekend. For his performance, Pedersen was named MIAC Men's Golfer of the Week. 

Ericson Named MIAC Women’s Golfer of the Week

Gustavus women's golfer Erin Ericson (So., Onalaska, Wis.) captured her first career medalist honor, carding a three-over-par 75-72-147 to win Division III Classic in a field of 90 golfers over the weekend. For her performance, Ericson was awarded the MIAC Women's Golfer of the Week.

Hensch Earns Third Consecutive MIAC Field Athlete of the Week

Michael Hensch (Sr., North Branch, Minn.) once again starred for the Gustavus men's track and field team at the MSU-Mankato Twilight. Hensch started his day with a personal best in the hammer throw, hurling a school record of 200-6 for a second-place finish. For his performance, Hensch was named MIAC Field Athlete of the Week for the third consecutive time. 

Hauge Named MIAC Men’s Golfer of the Week

Ben Hauge (Jr., Ramsey, Minn.) was instrumental in the Gustavus men's golf team's day two comeback at the Bobby Krig Invite last weekend. After shooting a 78 in the opening round, Hauge posted a 69 on day two to help propel the Gusties to their first tournament victory of the season. For his performance, Hauge has been named MIAC Men's Golfer of the Week.