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Baseball’s Home-Opening Weekend Games Cancelled

The Gustavus baseball team has cancelled its home-opening weekend games against Mounty Marty on Saturday and Sunday due to lingering snow on the field. The games will not be made up. The Gusties are now off until March 31 when they will host Macalester in the new home opener on the brand-new field turf, which will also mark the start of MIAC play.

Softball Returns To Action This Week At Tucson Invitational

After nearly three weeks away from competition, the Gustavus softball team returns to the diamond this week under the sunny Arizona skies as it will participate in the Tucson Invitational Thursday through Monday. The Gusties, who started the season 1-3 with games at the Rochester Regional Bubble Feb. 24-25, will play 10 games in five days.

Gustavus Football Announces 2018 Summer Camp Dates

The Gustavus football team has set dates for its 2018 summer camps. The Golden Gustie Youth Camp for campers in grades 3-8 will take place in two sessions – the first June 14-15 and the second June 21-22. The Golden Gustie 7-on-7 Passing Tournament for high school teams will be held June 20. Both camps will be held at Hollingsworth Field on the Gustavus campus.

Alhouni Named MIAC Men’s Tennis Athlete Of The Week

Gustavus men's tennis student-athlete Mohanad Alhouni (Sr., Tripoli, Libya) won both of his doubles matches and split his singles at the No. 1 spot, as the Gusties lost 4-3 at Division I UW-Green Bay and then defeated No. 40-ranked UW-Whitewater 8-1. Alhouni took his Division I singles opponent to three sets in his first loss in more than a month, and rebounded the next day with a decisive 6-1, 6-2 win. Alhouni and doubles partner Patrick Whaling (Jr., Manikob Sabot, Va.) won both of their matches over the weekend, starting with a 6-4 decision against a D-I opponent last Saturday. For his performance, Alhouni was named MIAC Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week.

Valentine Named MIAC Women’s Tennis Athlete Of The Week

Gustavus women's tennis student-athlete Ginger Valentine (Fy., Delano, Minn.) won all four of her matches last weekend in Rock Island, Ill. against Augustana College and No. 28-ranked UW-Whitewater. Valentine's singles victory in a tiebreaker was the game-winning point against UWW. The first-year competitor has won each of her last three matches in both singles and doubles action. For her performance, Valentine was named MIAC Women's Tennis Athlete of the Week. 

Miller, Rice Named All-West Region released its 2018 Women’s All-Region Teams on Tuesday morning and Gustavus student-athletes Mikayla Miller (Sr., Goodhue, Minn.) and Miranda Rice (Sr., Forest Lake, Minn.) received recognition. Miller was named to the five-player All-West Region Second Team for the second consecutive year, while Rice was named to the six-player Third Team.

Men’s Tennis Tops UW-Whitewater 8-1

After a slim one-point loss to a Division I team Saturday, the No. 10-ranked Gustavus men’s tennis team rebounded Sunday with a decisive 8-1 win over No. 40-ranked UW-Whitewater. The Gusties’ lone loss came in doubles play as they swept in singles to improve to 10-5 overall.

Men’s Tennis Drops Slim 4-3 Decision At Division I UW-Green Bay

The No. 10 ranked Gustavus men’s tennis team dropped a close 4-3 decision at Division I UW-Green Bay on Saturday afternoon, moving to 9-5 overall on the season. The Gusties claimed two of three doubles matches, but those counted for only one team point as Division I awards just one point for doubles. UW-Green Bay then won four of six singles to claim the slim victory.

Gusties Upset In Triple OT, Set Record For Longest NCAA Division III Women’s Hockey Tourney Game

The 2018 NCAA Division III Women’s Ice Hockey Championship could not have started with a more exciting opening round game Friday as Gustavus and UW-Eau Claire played into triple overtime, marking the longest game in NCAA Division III women’s hockey tournament history. Even after being out-shot 60-29, UW-Eau Claire came out on top with a goal 1:02 into the third overtime period, upsetting the host Gusties in a game that lasted four hours.

Gustavus To Host Opening Round Of NCAA Division III Women’s Ice Hockey Championship

The Gustavus women’s hockey team was awarded an at-large bid to the NCAA Division III Women’s Ice Hockey Championship and was also selected to host the opening and first round games Friday and Saturday night. Friday’s game features Gustavus (20-3-4) and UW-Eau Claire (18-6-4) with the winner facing Hamline (20-4-3) on Saturday. Both games will be played at Don Roberts Ice Rink, starting at 7 p.m.