Archive for August, 2012

Men’s Soccer Drops Opener 1-0 To UC-Santa Cruz

Rookie Charlie Adams battles for position against a pair of UC-Santa Cruz players. St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus men’s soccer team suffered a 1-0 defeat at the hands of UC-Santa Cruz to open the 2012 season on Friday afternoon at the Gustie Soccer Field.  UC-Santa Cruz’s Phillip Murphy scored the game-winning goal in the […]

Women’s Soccer Drops Opener 1-0 to UW-Oshkosh

Stevens Point, Wis. – The Gustavus women’s soccer team dropped its opener Friday afternoon, falling to the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh 1-0.  A Titan goal in the 35th minute by Megan White (So., Kimberly, Wis.) proved to be the difference as the Gusties fall to 0-1-0 on the young season.  UW-Oshkosh moves to 1-0-0 with the […]

Katie Olson Named Head Gymnastics Coach

St. Peter, Minn. – Gustavus Adolphus College has named Katie (Kortuem) Olson as interim head coach of its women’s gymnastics team.  Olson, a 2000 graduate of Gustavus with a major in elementary education, becomes the fourth head coach in the program’s history. “I am honored to have this opportunity to give back to the program […]

Cross Country Set To Host Annual Alumni Meet

The Gustavus men’s and women’s cross country teams are set to begin their 2012 season in St. Peter, hosting the annual alumni meet on Saturday morning.  Joining the Gusties in Saturday’s race will be Gustavus alumni, as well as Bethany Lutheran College and Martin Luther College.  The meet will take place in Linnaeus Arboretum on […]

Men’s Soccer Set To Open 2012 Season Against UC-Santa Cruz Today

The 2012 men's soccer team. Photo courtesy of Sport PiX. The Gustavus Adolphus men’s soccer team is set to host the first annual Gustie Classic Invitational this weekend in St. Peter, Minn.  Gustavus welcomes non-conference opponents UC-Santa Cruz and the University of Puget Sound, along with Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference foe St. Thomas to campus […]

Women’s Soccer Travels To Stevens Point To Kick Off 2012 Campaign

The Gustavus women’s soccer team will travel to Stevens Point, Wis. to open its 2012 season this weekend.  The Gusties will play twice in two days. Friday afternoon will see the Gusties square off against the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh in the first ever meeting between the two squads.  Kick off for that game is set […]

Volleyball Set To Open Season At UW-Whitewater Tournament

The 2012 Gustavus volleyball team. Photo courtesy of Sport PiX. The Gustavus volleyball team is set to open the 2012 season at the UW-Whitewater Tournament held this weekend in Whitewater, Wis.  Gustavus will begin play on Friday with a match against Wheaton College at 3:00 p.m.  Friday’s second contest will take place at 7:00 p.m. […]

Swimming & Diving Alumni Golf Outing Set For Sept. 16

The Gustavus Swimming and Diving Alumni Golf Tournament has been re-schedule for Sunday, Sept. 16 at 1:45 p.m. at Shoreland Country Club in St. Peter, Minn.  The event was originally scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 25 and was postponed due to inclement weather. To register for the event, please go to For more information, contact: Jon […]

Swimming & Diving Alumni Golf Tournament Postponed

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus swimming and diving alumni golf tournament set for Saturday, Aug. 25 at Shoreland Country Club has been postponed due to inclement weather.  Stay tuned for future details.  

Volleyball Gears Up For St. Olaf Scrimmage

St. Peter, Minn. – Although the 2012 volleyball season is barely underway, the Gustavus volleyball team has set the bar high for what will be a highly competitive and memorable season. After reaching the MIAC Playoffs for the first time since 2008 last season, head coach Rachelle Dosch has high expectations coming in the season.  […]