Archive for 2017
The Gustavus men’s tennis team is set for its final Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference regular season matchup, traveling to St. Paul, Minn. to face the University of St. Thomas.
The Gustavus men's golf team will compete in its final regular season spring invitational this weekend at Saint John's Spring Invitational in St. Cloud and Monticello, Minn.
The Gustavus women's golf team prepares for its final regular season spring invite this weekend in Northfield, Minn. at the Carleton Spring Invitational.
The Gustavus softball team was swept in a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader at St. Catherine University on Thursday, losing by scores of 9-3 and 5-4.
After an impressive showing last Saturday at the Carleton Relays that saw second place finishes by both the Gustavus men’s and women’s track & field teams, the Gusties return home Saturday to host the Drake Alternative Invitational. The meet begins with field events at 10 a.m. followed by running events at 12:15 p.m. Teams competing include Augsburg, Bemidji State, Bethany Lutheran, Concordia-St. Paul, Crown, Gustavus, Martin Luther, Minnesota-Duluth, Minnesota-Morris, Minnesota State-Mankato, and St. Thomas.
After claiming a pair of shutouts on Sunday, the Gustavus women’s tennis team wraps up the regular season Friday and Saturday. The Gusties host St. Olaf at 4 p.m. Friday and then close out the regular season at noon Saturday at St. Thomas. Gustavus has secured a spot in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference playoffs and is now jostling for seeding. The Gusties enter the weekend 15-7 overall and 7-1 in the MIAC, which has them in third place behind Carleton and St. Thomas, who both own a perfect 8-0 record in the league.
After a week of inclement weather that caused a doubleheader to be postponed three different times, the Gustavus baseball team is now set for a pair of key Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference twin bills this weekend. The Gusties host Concordia at 2:30 p.m. Friday, which was originally scheduled for Tuesday, and then travel to Bethel for a 1 p.m. tilt Saturday. Sunday’s non-conference doubleheader at Minnesota-Morris has been cancelled and will not be made up.
The Gustavus Adolphus College Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is set to host the third annual all-athlete, end of the year banquet entitled the “Golden Gusties” on Monday, May 15 in Don Roberts Ice Rink. The Golden Gusties is an awards banquet celebrating the accomplishments of the College’s athletic teams and its student-athletes over the course of the 2016-17 academic year.
In the second round Monday, the No. 20 Gustavus men’s golf team posted the lowest round of the day at the Bobby Krig Invitational to move into second place and within striking range of the title, but couldn’t replicate the result in the third and final round, finishing third with a score of 887 (+39). No. 15 nationally ranked Illinois Wesleyan won the event with an 875, while No. 11 Saint John’s took second at 883.
After round one of three at the Bobby Krig Invitational, the Gustavus men’s golf team sits in fourth place out of 16 teams, shooting a 298 (+10), which was played at Ridges at Sand Creek. Saint John’s and Illinois Wesleyan lead the field, both shooting a first round score of 291 (+3). Augsburg is in third place with a 294, while Saint John’s B and Gustavus are tied for fourth.