Archive for January, 2013


Men’s Hockey To Battle Hamline With Crucial Points On The Line This Weekend

Alec Ackmann and the rest of the Gustavus seniors will be squaring off against Hamline for the final time in their careers this weekend. Photo taken by Dan Coquyt - Gustavus Sports Information. St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus men’s hockey team is set to face Hamline in a critical away/home series this weekend.  […]


Women’s Hockey Set For Weekend Tilt With Hamline

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus women’s hockey team is set for an MIAC weekend series with Hamline University this weekend.  The two squads will kick off the series with a Friday night game at Don Roberts Ice Rink at 7:00 p.m. before traveling to St. Paul for a 2:00 p.m. game at Warner Coliseum.  […]


Two-Sport Athlete Amanda Cartony Featured On MIAC Student-Athlete Spotlight

St. Paul, Minn. – A two-sport athlete in women’s soccer and women’s hockey, Amanda Cartony (Jr., Stillwater, Minn.) has been featured on the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference’s (MIAC) Student-Athlete Spotlight.  The MIAC Spotlight highlights student-athletes from around the conference twice weekly on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Cartony, a graduate of Stillwater high school, looks to earn degrees in sociology […]


Gymnastics Heads To La Crosse For Gershon/McLellan Invitational Friday

The Gustie gymnasts will head to La Crosse, Wis. to take part in the Gershon/McLellan Invite on Friday night. St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus gymnastics team is set to take part in the Gershon/McLellan Invitational on Friday, Feb. 1 at 6:00 p.m.  The Gusties will travel to La Crosse, Wis. for the five-team meet […]


Comeback Falls Short, Women’s Basketball Suffers 65-58 Loss To Saint Mary’s

Winona, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus women’s basketball team could not keep a surging Saint Mary’s team at bay in the second half, as the Gusties fell by the score of 65-58 to the Cardinals on Wednesday night at the SMU Gym.  Gustavus has now dropped two straight and four of its last five.  Although […]


Men’s Basketball Runs Away With 82-43 Win Over Saint Mary’s

Senior Blake Shay finished with a career-high 20 points off the bench. (Photo courtesy of Dan Coquyt `14). St. Peter, Minn. – After giving up a layup to Saint Mary’s on the opening possession of the game, the Gustavus men’s basketball team came back with a three-pointer on the ensuing trip down the floor to […]


Women’s Basketball Looks For Rebound On Wednesday At Saint Mary’s

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus women’s basketball team will travel to Winona, Minn. to take on Saint Mary’s University on Wednesday, Jan. 30 at 7:30 p.m.  At 12-6 overall and 11-4 in the MIAC, Gustavus sits in a tie for third place alongside St. Thomas in the conference standings. Saint Mary’s is currently […]


Men’s Basketball To Host Saint Mary’s Wednesday Night

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus men’s basketball team will host Saint Mary’s University in a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) match-up Wednesday night in St. Peter. The Gusties enter Wednesday night’s contest after suffering three straight losses to MIAC opponents, dropping games to St. Olaf (70-66), Bethel (82-62) and Saint John’s (59-57). Similarly, the […]


Samantha Opsahl Takes Home WIAC Gymnastics Specialist Of The Week Honors

Samantha Opsahl took home WIAC Athlete of the Week honors for her performance on the beam this past weekend. St. Peter, Minn. – Gustavus Adolphus senior gymnast Samantha Opsahl (Forest Lake, Minn.) has been recognized as the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Gymnastics Specialist-of-the-Week for her showing at the John Zuerlein Invitational held Friday, Jan. 25 […]


Josh Owens Earns MIAC Men’s Indoor Field Athlete-Of-The-Week

Gustavus pole vaulter Josh Owens (Sr., Brooklyn Park, Minn.) was named MIAC Men’s Indoor Field Athlete-of-the-Week for his first place finish after clearing a height of 4.75 meters, or 15-feet 7-inches, on Friday at the season-opening St. Olaf Invitational.  This is the third time Owens’ has earned MIAC Athlete-of-the-Week honors throughout his career at Gustavus. Owens’ […]