Archive for October, 2012

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Women’s Soccer Senior Tam Meuwissen Featured On MIAC’s Student-Athlete Spotlight

St. Paul, Minn. – Gustavus Adolphus senior women’s soccer player Tam Meuwissen (Chanhassen, Minn.) has been featured on the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference’s (MIAC) Student-Athlete Sportlight.  The MIAC Spotlight highlights student-athletes from around the conference twice weekly on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Meuwissen, a Chaska high school graduate, looks to earn degrees in health fitness and […]

Men’s Soccer Cruises Past Buena Vista 7-0

(L to R) Sean Sendelbach, Zach Brown, and Zach Schmith move into position on a corner kick opportunity. St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus men’s soccer team was on the scoreboard early and often on Wednesday afternoon, cruising to a 7-0 win over non-conference opponent Buena Vista University.  Freshman Konnor Tranoris (Des Moines, Iowa) filled […]

Women’s Soccer Gets Back On Track With 2-1 Win Over Buena Vista

Senior Tam Meuwissen scored a goal and added an assist in the 2-1 win on Wednesday. St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus women’s soccer team got back on track with a 2-1 victory over Buena Vista on a blistery afternoon at the Gustie Soccer Field.  The Gusties took a 1-0 lead to halftime on a […]

Volleyball Finds Trouble Closing, Falls 3-0 To Northwestern

Kendra Weege back-sets to Emily Phillips. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus volleyball suffered a 3-0 loss to Northwestern in its last non-conference test of the season on Tuesday night at Gus Young Court.  Despite fighting to the end of every set, Northwestern was able to finish strong three straight times (25-20, 25-22, 25-23) to […]

Women’s Soccer Hosts Buena Vista In First Annual “Kicking For The Cause” Match Wednesday

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus women’s soccer team will host its first annual “Kicking For The Cause” match when the Gusties take on Buena Vista on Wednesday at the Gustie Soccer Field.  Wednesday will serve as a fundraising event for Yuwa, a nationally-based non-profit organization reaching out to girls in rural India, specifically […]

Smith-Dennis Concludes Fall Season At 2012 USTA/ITA National Small College Championships

Mya Smith-Dennis Mobile, Ala. – Gustavus Adophus junior Mya Smith-Dennis (Savage, Minn.) concluded the fall tennis season at the 2012 USTA/ITA National Small College Championships held this weekend at the Copeland-Cox Tennis Center.  Smith-Dennis, who was crowned the singles champion of the Midwest Regional after defeating Fabricio Moncada of Saint John’s 3-6, 6-4, 6-1, suffered […]

Volleyball To Take On Northwestern In Dig Pink Match Tuesday Night

Gustavus will host Northwestern in its annual Dig Pink match on Tuesday night. St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus volleyball team is set to take on Northwestern College on Tuesday night at 7:00 p.m. on Gus Young Court.  The contest will serve as Gustavus’ annual Dig Pink match to help raise awareness of breast […]

Women’s Soccer Suffers Overtime Heartbreaker 1-0 To Augsburg

St. Peter, Minn. – The 90 minutes of regulation were not enough to decide an outcome on the Gustie Soccer Field Saturday afternoon, as the Gusties dropped a 1-0 heartbreaker in overtime to Augsburg.  With 2:05 played in overtime, Gustavus keeper Jessica Richert (Sr., Freeburg, Ill.) made a spectacular save on a Molly Allen shot, […]

Women’s Cross Country Takes Ninth At Tori Neubauer Invitational

West Salem, Wis. – In a field of 26 teams and 433 participants, the Gustavus Adolphus women’s cross country team came away with ninth place and two individual top 20 performances at the Tori Neubauer Invitational on Saturday morning.  The Gusties mounted 232 team points, 16 behind eighth place finisher UW-La Crosse (216), and 150 […]

Men’s Cross Country Finishes 18th at Jim Drews Invitational

West Salem, Wis. – The Gustavus men’s cross country team finished 18th in a field of 26 teams at the Jim Drews Invitational on Saturday morning.  The Gusties amassed 515 team points on the day.  UW-La Crosse, the host school, racked up 45 points to win the Invitational.  Of the eight MIAC schools competing, Gustavus […]