Archive for November, 2013

Two Goal Third Period Lifts Men’s Hockey Past Marian 3-2

Appleton, Wis. – After last night’s high-scoring, high-octane 6-6 tie against Lawrence University, the Gustavus Adolphus men’s hockey team was able to come away with a victory via the more traditional score of 3-2 on Saturday afternoon against Marian University on the final day of the NCHA/MIAC Thanksgiving Showdown held this weekend at the Appleton […]

Women’s Basketball Picks Up Third Straight Win With 75-53 Victory Over Northwestern

Britta Rinke led the Gusties in scoring with 25 points in Saturday’s win over Northwestern. Photo courtesy of Sara Sneer - Sport PiX. St. Peter, Minn. – Led by a career performance from senior wing Britta Rinke (Waconia, Minn.), the Gustavus Adolphus women’s basketball team earned a 75-53 victory over the University of Northwestern at […]

Men’s Hockey Battles Back And Comes Away With 6-6 Tie Against Lawrence

Corey Leivermann's third period goal put Gustavus up 6-5 and capped off a five-goal scoring-spree. Photo courtesy of Larry Radloff, Appleton, Wis. – Thanks to a late offensive-surge that saw the Gustavus Adolphus men’s hockey team score five unanswered goals over the second and third periods, the Gusties were able to come away with […]

Men’s Hockey To Take Part In NCHA/MIAC Thanksgiving Showdown This Weekend

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus men’s hockey team will head to Appleton, Wis. to take part in the NCHA/MIAC Thanksgiving Showdown being held at the Appleton Family Ice Center this weekend.  The Gusties will face Lawrence University on Friday, Nov. 29 at 7:00 p.m. and Marian University on Saturday, Nov. 30 at 4:00 […]

Football Places Six On MIAC All-Conference Teams

St. Paul, Minn. – Following its best season in the last five years, the Gustavus Adolphus football team saw six of its players named to the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) All-Conference First Team by the league’s coaches as a part of the 2013 MIAC Football awards.  Three players earned their way on to each the […]

Women’s Hockey Climbs To No. 5 In Latest Poll

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus women’s hockey team climbed to No. 5 in the latest Division III Women’s Hockey Poll, which was released Monday.  The Gusties, ranked No. 6 in last week’s poll, jumped back in front of UW-Superior after sweeping Hamline University last weekend.  Gustavus is now 5-1-1 overall and 4-0-0 in […]

Men’s Hockey Scores Four Unanswered Goals In 5-1 Win Over Hamline

St. Paul – After Hamline University tied the game at 1-1 with a goal inside the first minute of the second period, the Gustavus men’s hockey team scored four unanswered on its way to a 5-1 road victory at Oscar Johnson Arena.  Receiving five goals from five different players, Gustavus earned its first conference sweep […]

Men’s Swimming & Diving Takes First At Gustie Mini Invite

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus men’s swimming and diving team turned in a total of six event victories on its way to a first place finish with 1,209 points at the three-team Gustie Mini Invitational held Saturday at the Vic Gustafson Pool.  The Gusties defeated Saint John’s University who placed second with 1,079 […]

Women’s Basketball Uses Fast Start To Pick Up 70-38 Win Over Minnesota Morris

Morris, Minn. – In its second game of the year and first contest on the road, the Gustavus Adolphus women’s basketball team used another fast start to run away with a non-conference victory.  The Gusties cruised to a 70-38 win over the University of Minnesota Morris on Saturday afternoon on Jim Gremmels Court, helping them […]

Men’s Basketball Falls In Final Minute To UM-Morris 68-64

Morris, Minn. – After the Gustavus men’s basketball team had led for the entire second half, Brendon Foss scored a layup with 26 seconds remaining to give the University of Minnesota-Morris a 65-64 lead, which would be all the Cougars would need in a 68-64 win on Saturday afternoon.  Foss’s layup came in the midst […]