Gustavus AD Retires 20 Dec 11

Athletic Director of Gustavus Adolphus College, Dr. Al Molde has announced his retirement at the end of the school year.

Dr. Molde, a 1966 graduate of Gustavus, held the position since 1997. During those 15 years, the Gustavus Athletic Department had 14 Top 25 finishes in the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics Directors’ Cup standings, six Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference All Sport Titles, 21 NCAA Postgraduate Scholars, 66 CoSIDA Academic All Americans and 130 NCAA National Tournament team invitations including 17 NCAA Final Four appearances and one NCAA National Championship claimed by the men’s golf team in 2004.

Assistant Athletic Director, Tom Brown has been named as Molde’s replacement and will begin duties on June 1, 2012.