Gophers Ramler and Loper named to first-team All-Big Ten in gymnastics
Lexy Ramler and Ona Loperboth fifth-year seniors, were named to the Big Ten all-conference first team for the fifth and fourth time, respectively, while the second-year mya hooten and junior Hall Remlinger were named to the second team.
Ramler, the Big Ten Gymnast of the Year in 2019, 2020 and 2021, is tied for fifth in the nation overall with Loper.
Loper is ranked third on vault. Hooten has three perfect 10s in floor exercise this season.
National honors for two
from Augustana Tyler Riemersma of Bloomington was named the CoSIDA Academic All-America Team of the Year for NCAA Division II Men’s Basketball. Riemermsa has a 4.0 grade point average while pursuing her Masters in Sports Administration Leadership. He was the NSIC South Division Player of the Year with an average of 18.1 points and 11.1 rebounds per game.
Minnesota Duluth austin andrews of Eden Prairie took second team honors. He has a 3.89 GPA; its major is pre-civil engineering. Andrews has averaged 18.1 points, 9.5 rebounds and 2.9 assists per game this season.
Two-time Minnesota State Open champion Andrew McCain will play this week in the PGA Tour Valspar Championship in Florida after birdying five and shooting a 67 in Monday’s qualifying.
The Gophers Women’s Golf Team finished 14th (298-296-307—901) at the Briar’s Creek Invitational in Kiawah Island, SC Grace Curran was the best golfer on the team, tied for 24th at 5 over (73-71-77—221).
Nine members of the Gophers women’s swimming and diving team will compete in the four-day NCAA meet starting Wednesday in Atlanta. Sarah Bacon is the defending champion in diving at 1 and 3 meters.
Nate DavisSenior Associate Director of Athletics for the state of Pittsburgh (Kan.), was named the Northern State Director of Athletics.
Bethany Lutheran College senior Hanna Geistfeld was named D3hoops.com Region IX Player of the Year.
Four members of Minnesota State Mankato have been named to the All-CCHA First Team: senior goalkeeper Dryden McKaysenior striker Julien Napravnikjunior striker Nathan Smith and second defender Jake Livingstone.