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The Gustavus men's tennis team posted a pair of 8-1 wins over UW-Eau Claire and Hamline on Saturday afternoon at the Owatonna Tennis and Fitness Club in Owatonna, Minn. The Gusties led 2-1 after doubles play in each match, but went on to win all six singles points as they improved to 7-3 overall and 2-0 in MIAC competition.
In the last dual meet of the season, the Gustavus women's gymnastics team defeated UW-Eau Claire 178.225 to 175.725 on Friday night in Eau Claire, Wis. The Gusties trailed by 0.3 points after vault and balance beam, but outscored the Blugolds by more than one point on balance beam and floor exercise to come away with the win. Seniors Laura Hansen and Christine Askham won event titles on the balance beam and the floor exercise, respectively, while sharing the uneven bars title.
The 17th-ranked Gustavus volleyball team saw its season come to an end after a 3-0 (18-25, 21-25, 21-25) loss to UW-Eau Claire in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Thursday afternoon in St. Paul. Meghan Gehring paced the Gusties with 10 kills, while no other player finished with more than seven kills. Abby Freiborg was one of three Blugold players to register double-digit kills with 14. Gustavus ended the season at 26-5 overall with its first appearance in the national tournament since 1986.
The Gustavus volleyball team will face the University of Wisconsin in Eau Claire in the first round of the NCAA Division III Volleyball Tournament on Thursday, Nov. 13 at 3:30 p.m. at Schoenecker Arena in St. Paul, Minn. Gustavus, which finished tied for second in the MIAC regular season, enters with a mark of 26-4. Gustavus will be providing a live video broadcast of the match with Tom Wheeler doing the play-by-play.
The Gustavus women's basketball team picked up its biggest win of the young season by knocking off #24-Wisconsin Eau-Claire 65-60 in the first round of the Surf'n Slam Tourney in San Diego, CA hosted by Point Loma Nazarene University. Gustavus outscored the Blugolds 34-23 in the second-half to overcome a six-point halftime deficit for the victory. Gustavus improved its record to 4-1, while Wisconsin-Eau Claire fell to 8-2.
The Gustavus volleyball team started the season right by knocking off #18 UW-Eau Claire 3-0 and UW-Stout 3-0 Friday at the UW-Eau Claire Labor Day Tournament. Sophomore Meghan Gehring (Eau Claire, Wisc.) paced the Gusties with a total of 20 kills in the first day of tournament play. Junior Emily Klein contributed 64 digs in the winning effort, while junior Bridget Burtzel dished out 63 assists. Gustavus opened the day by upsetting #18 UW-Eau Claire 3-0 (30-24, 30-23, 32-30).
The Gustavus Adolphus gymnastics team competed on the road for the first time this season, taking fourth place in the UW-Eau Claire Invitational Friday night in Eau Claire, Wis. Defending national champion UW-La Crosse took the title with a score of 181.900, while Hamline edged the host Blugolds 175.750-174.000 for second. The Gusties posted a score of 170.775 led by Christine Askham's 9.500 on the floor exercise.
The Gustavus men's hockey team out-shot UW-Eau Claire, 32-23, but fell to UW-Eau Claire 5-2 on Saturday night in Eau Claire. Jon Keseley scored a goal and an assist to lead the Gusties, who fall to 9-3-1 overall. Gustavus will jump back into MIAC play next weekend (Jan. 20-21) with a home-and-home series with Saint Mary's.
Because of a change in starting time, the Gustavus Adolphus gymnastics team will be unable to participate in tomorrow's UW-Eau Claire Invitational. Originally scheduled as a 1 p.m. meet, the meet will now start at 11 a.m. due to the availability of judges. Gustavus returns to action on Friday, Jan. 20 when they host Winona State University in a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference dual at 7 p.m. in Sponberg Gymnasium.
The Gustavus women's basketball team fell to 1-1 on the season following a 83-51 loss to Luther College Friday at the UW-Eau Claire Thanksgiving Showcase. Luther broke a 20-20 tie with a 19-2 run to take a 39-22 lead with 2:18 to play in 1st half. The Gusties got no closer than 11 in the second half. Junior post Bri Monahan led the Gusties with 16 points. Gustavus will face St. Scholastica in the consolation game at 6 p.m. on Saturday, November 26.