Archive for January, 2012
Aspirations of an unbeaten season for the Gustavus women’s hockey team came to end Tuesday night in Superior, Wis. as No. 10 University of Wisconsin-Superior upset the fifth-ranked Gusties 5-1. Gustavus falls to 14-1-2 overall with its first loss since its 2010-11 campaign ended in the third place game of the NCAA Championships, while Superior improves to 12-5-2 on the year.
Gustavus Adolphus senior cross country and track & field athlete Erica Roelofs (Vernon Center, Minn.) has been featured on the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference’s Student-Athlete Spotlight. The Spotlight highlights student-athletes from across the conference each Tuesday and Thursday. Roelofs, a graduate of Lake Crystal-Wellcome Memorial, will graduate this spring with a degree in Health and [...]
The Gustavus women’s hockey team is set to take on the University of Wisconsin-Superior Yellowjackets on Tuesday night in Superior, Wis. The Gusties come into the match-up ranked No. 5 in the nation, and No. 1 in the West Region, according to the latest United States College Hockey Online (USCHO.com) poll with a 14-0-2 overall record and 9-0-1 mark in the MIAC. Superior is ranked No. 10 in the USCHO.com poll - 4th in the West - with an 11-5-2 overall mark and 10-3-1 record in the NCHA.
Gustavus Adolphus junior gymnast Sam Opsahl (Forest Lake, Minn.) has been named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Gymnastics Specialist-of-the-Week for her performance at the John Zuerlein Invitational hosted by UW-Stout on Saturday, Jan. 27. Ophsahl recorded three finishes inside the top-10 at the four-team meet. The junior broke out with the best performance of her [...]
Minneapolis - After picking up a big win over St. Thomas on Saturday and moving into a tie for first place in the conference standings, the Gustavus men’s basketball team refused to have a letdown after a short turnaround on Monday night against Augsburg. The Gusties were able to build a 23-point lead in a [...]
The Gustavus women’s basketball team got back in the win column Monday night in St. Peter, Minn. with a 63-58 victory over Augsburg. The Gusties improve to 16-3 overall and 14-2 in the MIAC, while the Auggies fall to 11-8 overall and 8-8 in conference action.
The Gustavus men’s and women’s nordic skiing teams competed in the Battle Creek Super Tour on Saturday and Sunday in Lake Elmo, Minn. The men came away with a third place finish with 84 combined points, while the women took fourth with 66 points.
After a tough setback to MIAC-leading St. Thomas on Saturday, the Gustavus women's basketball team is back in action tonight at home against Augsburg. Tip-off at Gus Young Court is set for 7:30 p.m. The Gusties come in as the No. 2 team in the conference at 13-2 and 15-3 overall, while the Auggies are 8-7 in the MIAC and 11-7 overall.
After a short turnaround, the Gustavus men’s basketball team hits the road for an MIAC test against third place Augsburg. Tip-off is set for 7:30 p.m. in Minneapolis. The Gusties enter Monday’s game in a tie for first place in the conference standings alongside St. Thomas with an MIAC mark of 10-3 and an overall [...]
For the first time in seven games dating back to Dec. 6, 2011, the No. 4 Gustavus women’s hockey team found itself behind on the scoreboard Saturday afternoon in Moorhead, Minn. But that didn’t deter the Gusties as they battled back from a 3-1 deficit late in the third period and skated to a 3-3 tie with ninth-ranked Concordia.