Archive for February, 2012

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Women’s Tennis Defeats Saint Mary’s 7-2 On The Road

The Gustavus women’s tennis came away with a 7-2 victory over conference opponent Saint Mary’s University on Sunday afternoon in Winona, Minn.  The Gusties won two of three points in doubles before taking five of six in the singles competition.  Gustavus withstands its first Minnesota road test and improves to 4-1 overall and 3-0 in […]

Paige Dieleman recorded a season-best 9.225 to finish fourth on the beam in Saturday's daul against UW-Whitewater 

Gymnastics Falls 184.100-174.925 To UW-Whitewater In Regular Season Finale

Despite scoring season-high 174.925 on Saturday afternoon in Whitewater, Wis. the Gustavus gymnastics team couldn’t keep up with UW-Whitewater who won the dual meet with a team score of 184.100. Gustavus tallied a season-high mark of 44.300 on the balance beam at the meet.  The Gusties also recorded individual event scores of 46.150 on the […]

Senior Lisa Klass led the Gusties at the plate in their season-opening doubleheader, going 3-for-7 with three runs, two RBI and a home run. 

Softball Opens Season With A Pair Of One-Run Losses To No. 23 UW-Eau Claire

Despite battling until the end in both of its first two games of the 2012 season, the Gustavus softball team suffered a pair of one-run losses to No. 23 UW Eau-Claire on Saturday, Feb. 25 in Rochester, Minn.  The winning run was scored in the final inning of both contests, as the Blugolds picked up […]

Gustavus goaltender John McLean made 26 saves in his first career MIAC Playoff start. 

Men’s Hockey Holds On To Defeat Saint John’s 3-1, Advances To MIAC Championship

Gustavus goaltender John McLean made 26 saves in his first career MIAC Playoff start. St. Peter, Minn. – A pair of goals by Ryan Johnson and an empty-netter by Adam Smyth gave the Gustauvs men’s hockey team a 3-1 victory over Saint John’s in the semifinals of the MIAC Playoffs on Saturday night in front […]

Junior Ben Biewen goes up for a layup in Gustavus' last meetin with St. Thomas. 

Men’s Basketball Travels To Schoenecker Arena To Face St. Thomas In MIAC Playoff Championship

In what will be a rematch of last seasons’ title bout, the Gustavus men’s basketball team will face the University of St. Thomas in the MIAC Playoff Championship game on Sunday, Feb. 26.  Tip-off is set for 2:00 p.m. at Schoenecker Arena in St. Paul. Gustavus Game Notes Gustavus Statistics St. Thomas Statistics Gustavus play-by-play […]

Amanda Cartony finished the weekend series with six points (4G, 2A). 

Women’s Hockey Finishes Regular Season With 7-2 Win Over Saint Ben’s

The Gustavus women’s hockey team capped its impressive 2011-12 regular season campaign with a 7-2 victory over Saint Benedict on Saturday afternoon in St. Cloud, Minn. The Gusties finish the regular season with a 21-2-2 overall record and 16-1-1 mark in the MIAC, while the Blazers end their season at 5-17-3 overall and 3-12-3 in league play.

Colleen Ruane set the program record for most steals in a season with 83. 

Second Half Surge Comes Up Short, Women’s Basketball Falls 66-54 To St. Thomas In MIAC Championship

Trailing by 15 points at halftime, the Gustavus women’s basketball team rallied at the onset of the second half and cut the St. Thomas lead to two at the midway point. The Gusties kept it close until the 11th-ranked Tommies capitalized on 7-of-10 free throws late in the game for a 66-54 victory in St. Paul on Saturday afternoon for the MIAC Playoff Championship.

Patrick Clark eyes up his shot against the Sagehens. Photo courtesy of Jeff Hunt (North Oaks, Minn.) of J-Buddy Photography 

Men’s Tennis Drops ITA Consolation Semifinal Match 6-3 To Pomona-Pitzer

The Gustavus men’s tennis team fell to another nationally ranked squad Saturday in St. Peter, Minn., this time to eighth-ranked Pomona-Pitzer Colleges 6-3 in an ITA National Indoor Consolation Semifinal match. The Gusties fall to 5-4 on the season, while the Sagehens improve to 1-2.

Josh Owens 

Men’s And Women’s Indoor Track & Field Have Record-Setting Day At Pre-MIAC Meet

The Gustavus men’s and women’s indoor track and field teams took part in the Pre-MIAC Meet hosted by Macalester College in St. Paul on Friday. Both the Gustie men and women had strong showings at the conference meet precursor setting Macalester indoor and field house records, but the men had an exceptional performance from their top pole vaulter.

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Men’s Hockey Hosts Saint John’s In MIAC Playoff Semifinal Tonight At Don Roberts Ice Rink

The Gustavus men’s hockey team is set to take on Saint John’s University if the semifinal round of the MIAC Playoffs on Saturday, Feb. 25 at 7:30 p.m. in Don Roberts Ice Rink.  The No. 2 seed Gusties enter the contest with an overall record of 19-5, while Saint John’s comes in at 14-10. The […]