Archive for 2010
The Gustavus men’s swimming and diving team took first place at the SJU Triangular with 1252 points on Saturday in Collegeville, Minn. Saint John’s placed runner-up with 1042 points, while Luther College finished third with 566 points. The Gusties totaled 26 top-three finishes and 11 event wins at the meet.
The Gustavus Adolphus women’s swimming and diving team compiled 1431.5 points to take first place at the CSB Triangular on Saturday in Collegeville, Minn. The Gusties registered 26 top-three finishes and eight event wins at the meet. The College of Saint Benedict came in second with 993 points and Luther College finished third with 721.5 points.
The Gustavus men's basketball saw its valiant comeback fall short when Ben Aalfs hit a three-point shot with :02 remaining to give UW-Superior a 71-68 win over the Gusties in Superior, Wis. Gustavus, which trailed by 14 points at halftime, stormed back behind the play of Seth Anderson who scored 14 second half points. The Gusties, who fall to 1-1 on the season, will next play at Bethany on Saturday, Nov. 27 at 7 pm.
The Gustavus women's basketball team stayed close to Division II Augustana College in the first half on Saturday afternoon, but the depth and strength of the Vikings squad wore the Gusties down in the second half allowing Augustana to pull away for a 93-57 win in Sioux Falls, S.D. Abby Rothenbuehler led Gustavus in scoring with 12 points.
The Gustavus women's hockey team used a second period goal by Gracie Olson and a third period goal by Lindsey Hjelm to slip past Bethel 2-0 at Fogerty Arena in Blaine on Saturday afternoon. Danielle Justice posted her third shutout of the season as the Gusties improved to 6-0-0 overall and 4-0-0 in the MIAC.
The Gustavus men's hockey team jumped out to an early 3-1 lead and then held on for a 5-4 victory to earn a weekend split with Bethel in an important MIAC series. Ilya Kravtchouk scored twice and added an assist to lead the Gusties.
The Gustavus men's hockey team suffered its first MIAC loss of the season 4-1 to Bethel on Friday night in Blaine, Minn. The Royals got out to a 3-0 lead by the 10th minute of the second period and didn't look back, as Jack Paul scored the first and third goals of the game. Gustavus falls to 4-2-1 overall while Bethel improves to 2-5.
The Gustavus women's hockey team jumped out to an early 3-0 lead and never looked back on its way to a 4-1 win over Bethel on Friday night in St. Peter, Minn. Four different players scored for the Gusties who improved to 5-0-0 overall with the win.
The Gustavus volleyball team wrapped up the 2010 season with the team banquet on Monday night in Alumni Hall. Junior middle hitter Angela Ahrendt and senior libero Jenny Ewert highlighted the night’s awards section. Ahrendt earned Offensive MVP honors while Ewert was named Defensive MVP.
The Gustavus women’s basketball team got its first win of the season by defeating UW-River Falls 70-59 on Monday night in St. Peter, Minn. The Gusties had three players in double-figures as Molly Geske leading the way with 14 points.