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Senior quarterback Logan Becker 

Spring Drills Productive As Football Team Prepares For Trip To Mexico

The Gustavus football team concluded its spring practice schedule on Tuesday, May 7. During the non-padded spring practices, the team focused on evaluating strength gains and working on fundamentally sound techniques.

Coach Mike Stehlik 

Women’s Soccer Uses Spring Practices To Develop Young Players

The Gustavus women's soccer team's non-traditional season is winding down, with only one practice remaining this spring. For the Gusties, the non-traditional season consists of seven team sessions that focus on teamwork, skill development and, according to Head Coach Mike Stehlik, a little bit of fun.

Alex Kolquist 

Kolquist Named MIAC Men’s Golf Athlete Of The Week

Gustavus men's golfer Alex Kolquist (So., Hermantown, Minn.) has been named one of three Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Men's Golf Athletes of the Week following his performance at the Saint John's Invitational on April 22-23.

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Men’s And Women’s Track And Field Set To Host Lee Krough Invitational

The Gustavus men's and women's track and field teams will host the 11th Annual Lee Krough Invitational on Saturday, April 16. Field events will start at 10:30 a.m. and running events will begin at 12:15 p.m. Competing teams will include Gustavus, Bethany Lutheran, Carleton, Concordia-Moorhead, Martin Luther, Minnesota, Minnesota-Morris, MSU-Mankato, and North Central.

Assistant Coach Shea Roehrkasse congratulates Taylor Fish after one of his three hits in game one. Fish also picked up the win on the mound in the first game of the doubleheader. 

Baseball Gets First Sweep Of Season, Defeats Augsburg 9-7, 3-2

The Gustavus baseball team picked up its first sweep of the MIAC season on Tuesday, April 12, defeating Augsburg 9-7 in game one and 3-2 in game two. With the wins, the Gusties move to 5-11 overall and 3-3 in the MIAC. In game one, Augsburg scored in the top of the first inning after […]

Amrik Donkena picked up the win at #1 singles (6-2, 5-7, 10-6). 

Men’s Tennis Sweeps UW-Eau Claire 9-0

The Gustavus men's tennis team picked up its second win of the weekend with a 9-0 sweep of the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire on Sunday morning in St. Peter. The Gusties won every set of the day but one, which came in the hotly contested #1 singles matchup between Amrik Donkena and Chris Kuna.

Lisa Klass went 5-8 on the day, scoring three runs and tallying two RBI. 

Softball Sweeps Concordia 9-1, 8-0

The Gustavus softball team swept Concordia on Saturday afternoon in St. Peter, winning game one 9-1 and game two 8-0. With the victories, the Gusties move to 11-9 overall and 4-0 in the MIAC.

Lindsey Hjelm 

Three Women’s Hockey Players Named All-Conference, Carroll Honored As Coach Of The Year

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference women's hockey coaches recently released its 2010-11 Post-Season Awards and Gustie players Kirstin Peterson, Lindsey Hjelm, and Amanda Cartony were named to the All-Conference Team, while Mike Carroll was named Coach of the Year.

Lindsey Hjelm scored late in the second to put Gustavus up 4-0. 

Christensen Scores Twice As Women’s Hockey Defeats UW-River Falls 4-1 In NCAA Quarterfinal

The Gustavus women’s hockey team defeated the University of Wisconsin-River Falls 4-1 in the NCAA Women’s Ice Hockey Quarterfinal on Friday, March 11, in River Falls, Wis. Jenna Christensen led the Gusties, scoring two goals and picking up two assists on the night. Gustavus and UW-River Falls met on December 10 in River Falls, a […]

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Jens Brabbit Finishes 36th In 10k Freestyle At NCAA Skiing Championships

Gustavus senior Jens Brabbit took 36th place in the 10k freestyle race on Wednesday at the NCAA Skiiing Championships in Stowe, Vermont. Brabbit will compete again on Friday, March 11, in the 20k classic race.