Ambrose athletes continue to excel in their sport—and in the classroom. Enjoy media stories featuring a Fighting and Queen Bee student-athlete, as well as a veteran pitching coach alum.
'College athletes enjoy track success' - Read about Ian VanAntwerp's first year at Ambrose.
'Christiansen shines in classroom, community and athletics at SAU' - St. Ambrose junior track and field captain
'Stolte Joins Rebel Staff' (University of Nevada, Las Vegas)
Stan Stolte '84 "has developed 22 all-conference pitchers, three freshman All-Americans and two WAC Pitcher of the Year winners, including 2010 honoree Brock Stassi, who led the league with a 3.43 ERA while compiling a 7-4 overall record. Stolte has coached 34 pitchers that have made it to the professional ranks, including Dan Reichert, who was a 1997 first round selection of the Kansas City Royals."
Athletics Fast Facts for 2009-10:
Qualified for national championships in 10 sports
Eight conference championships
41 NAIA Scholar-Athletes
16 NAIA Scholar Teams
133 academic all-conference selections
30 student-athletes named conference player of the week a total of 65 times
71 all-conference selections
Four conference coaches of the year (Jon Mannall - women's soccer, Dan Tomlin - men's indoor track & field and men's outdoor track & field, Dan Zeimet - men's cross country)
Eight conference players of the year (Lauren Aderman - women's volleyball setter, Miguel Calvillo - men's volleyball libero, Sam Cohen - women's soccer, John Darmody - men's cross country and men's outdoor track, Dusty Drenth - men's golf, Mandy Streu - women's indoor field and women's outdoor field)