Archive for October, 2006

Men’s Golf Closes Fall Season With Tenth Place Finish at Oglethorpe Invitational

The Gustavus Adolphus men's golf team closed out its fall season with a tenth place finish at the Oglethorpe Fall Classic in Flowery Branch, Ga. The Gusties posted rounds of 308 and 307 for a 615 team score. Defending NCAA Division III champion Methodist took the team title after shooting 290-295--585. The 12-team field featured 10 teams ranked in the most recent GCAA/Bridgestone Division III Coaches Poll.

Alex Groth challenges goalkeeper Pascaul Venter by putting a shot on net. 

Men’s Soccer Advances to MIAC Finals with 1-0 Win Over Augsburg

The Gustavus men's soccer team defeated Augsburg 1-0 in the semifinals of the MIAC playoffs on Tuesday afternoon in St. Peter. Ryan Beduhn (Jr., St. Cloud, Minn.) scored the game-winning goal in the 48th minute and Gustavus held on over the next 42 minutes for the win. Augsburg's season comes to an end with an overall record of 13-3-3. Gustavus improves its record to 16-2-1 overall.

Gustavus junior Mark Stuckey fired a first-round 73 to lead the Gustie effort at the Oglethorpe/Royal Lakes Fall Classic. 

Men’s Golf Tenth After Day One of Oglethorpe Invitational

The Gustavus Adolphus men's golf team sits tenth after the first day of the Oglethorpe/Royal Lakes Fall Classic at Royal Lakes Golf and Country Club in Flowery Branch, Ga. Led by Mark Stuckey's 73, the Gusties posted an 18-hole team score of 308. Defending NCAA Division III champion Methodist leads the 12-team field with a 290. Play concludes with 18 holes on Tuesday.

Men’s Soccer Defeats Bethel 5-2, Earns Share of MIAC Regular Season Title

The Gustavus men's soccer team defeated Bethel University 5-2 on Saturday afternoon and earned a share of the MIAC regular season title with St. John's. The Gusties, who have now shared three consecutive MIAC regular season titles, finished with a league mark of 9-1-0.

Men’s Cross Country Finishes Eighth at MIAC Championships, deLaubenfels Earns All-Conference Honors

The Gustavus men's cross country team finished eighth out of 12 teams at the MIAC Championships which were held Saturday afternoon at Como Park Golf Course in St. Paul, Minn. The Gusties were led by junior Chris deLaubenfels, who placed 14th and sophomore Dan Foley, who finished 17th.

Sarah Bernhardson earned all-conference honors with a 7th place finish 

Women’s Cross Country Finishes Fourth at MIAC Championships, Harren Wins Second Consecutive Individual Title

The Gustavus women's cross country team finished fourth at the MIAC Cross Country Championships held on Saturday afternoon at Como Park Golf Course in St. Paul, Minn. The Gusties were led by Hailey Harren, who won her second consecutive individual title and Sara Bernhardson, who placed seventh.

Amy Larson scored a goal in Saturday’s 2-0 win over Bethel. 

Women’s Soccer Tops Bethel 2-0 in Season Finale

The Gustavus Adolphus women's soccer capped off its 2006 season with a 2-0 win over Bethel University on Saturday in Arden Hills. Seniors Liz Peterson and Amy Larson each scored a goal in their final collegiate games. The Gusties finish the year on a three-game winning streak and end up at 8-8-2 overall, 5-4-2 in the MIAC.

Mitch Anderson led the Gusties with 96 rushing yards against Augsburg. 

Football Holds on for 41-27 Victory over Augsburg in Final Game at Gustavus Stadium

The Gustavus Adolphus football team closed out Gustavus Stadium with a 41-27 victory over Augsburg Saturday in the final game to be played on the site. The Gusties led 34-0, but the Auggies scored four straight possessions in the second half to cut the lead to 34-27 before Jordan Stolp connected with high school teammate Tom Johnson on a 10-yard touchdown strike with 3:22 to play. Gustavus improves to 4-4 on the season, 2-4 in the MIAC, while Augsburg drops to 0-8 overall, 0-6 in the league.

Hailey Harren 

Women’s Cross Country Preparing for MIAC Championships this Saturday

The Gustavus women's cross country team will take part in the MIAC Championships this Saturday at 3:00 pm at Como Park Golf Course in St. Paul, Minn. The Gusties will be battling for an upper division finish, while Hailey Harren will look to claim the individual title for the second consecutive year.

Dan Foley 

Men’s Cross Country Will Race in MIAC Championships on Saturday

The Gustavus men's cross country team will take part in the MIAC Championships on Saturday at 2 pm at Como Park Golf Course in St. Paul, Minn. The Gusties will be looking to improve on their eighth place finish from a year ago.