Archive for February, 2012

Women’s Hockey Hosts Bethel In MIAC Semifinals Thursday

The Gustavus women's hockey team is set to take on Bethel University on Thursday night for a MIAC Playoff Semifinal game at Don Roberts Ice Rink. The puck is slated to drop at 7:00 p.m. The No. 1 Gusties finished the regular season with a 21-2-2 overall record and 16-1-1 mark in the MIAC, while the No. 5 Royals come in at 12-10-4 overall and 9-7-2 in conference play.

Seth Anderson Named One Of Ten Finalists For 2012 Jostens Trophy

Senior Seth Anderson is one of 10 finalists for the 2012 Jostens Trophy Gustavus Adolphus senior men’s basketball player Seth Anderson (Minnesota Lake, Minn.) has been named a finalist for the 2012 Jostens Trophy.  The finalists for the prestigious Jostens Trophy were announced on Tuesday, Feb. 28 by members of the Rotary Club of Salem, […]

Daniel Pomeranc Named MIAC Tennis Athlete Of The Week

Gustavus men’s tennis player Daniel Pomeranc (Sau Paulo, Brazil) has been named MIAC Men’s Tennis Athlete of the Week for his outstanding play at the 2012 ITA National Indoor Championship last weekend in St. Peter, Minn. Pomeranc won all three of his doubles competitions at the No. 3 spot, all of which were against nationally ranked squads.

Josh Owens Named MIAC Indoor Field Athlete Of The Week For Second Time This Season

For his record-setting performance at the Pre-MIAC Meet last weekend, Gustavus junior John Owens has been named MIAC Indoor Field Athlete of the Week. This is the second time the Brooklyn Park, Minn. has received the recognition this season.

Men’s Hockey Moves Up To No. 11 In Poll

After a 3-1 victory over Saint John’s in the MIAC Playoff semifinals on Saturday, the Gustavus men’s hockey team has leaped to a No. 11 ranking in the most recent Division III Men’s Hockey Poll released Monday, Feb. 17.  The Gusties have been ranked inside the top-15 the past three weeks, moving up three […]

Amanda Cartony Named MIAC Women’s Hockey Athlete Of The Week

Gustavus women’s hockey player Amanda Cartony (Stillwater, Minn.) has been named MIAC Women’s Hockey Athlete of the Week for her outstanding performance against Saint Benedict in the regular season series finale. Cartony scored two goals in each game with an assist in game two of the series for a five-point weekend.

Men’s Basketball Earns Bid Into 2012 NCAA Tournament

The Gustavus Adolphus College men’s basketball team has earned an at-large bid into the 2012 NCAA Division III Men’s Basketball Championship.  The Gusties will travel to River Falls, Wis. to take on Wheaton College of Wheaton, Illinois.  Gustavus and Wheaton will square off in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday, March 2nd. […]

Softball Scores Three Runs In Seventh To Defeat UW-River Falls 3-1

It took until the top of seventh inning to put a run on the scoreboard, nevertheless, the Gustavus softball team got the job done.  Trailing 1-0 heading into their final at-bat, the Gusties scored three runs to come away with a 3-1 victory over UW-River falls on Sunday afternoon in Rochester, Minn. Rookie Sarah Rozell […]

Men’s Tennis Takes Seventh Place At ITA National Indoor Championship

After dropping its first two matches of the weekend, the Gustavus men’s tennis team defeated 11th-ranked University of Chicago 7-2 Saturday in St. Peter, Minn. for a seventh place finish at the 2012 ITA National Indoor Championship. The Gusties improve to 6-4 overall, while the Maroons drop to 4-4.

Men’s Basketball Suffers Overtime Heartbreaker 66-62 To St. Thomas In MIAC Championship

Seth Anderson pulls up for a jumper over St. Thomas' Will DeBerg on Saturday afternoon. Anderson finished with 17 points in the game. Photo courtesy of Caleb Williams, The Gustavus men’s basketball team suffered a heartbreaking 66-62 loss in overtime to St. Thomas in the MIAC Playoff Championship game on Sunday afternoon in St. […]