‘Men’s Sports’ Category
The Gustavus men's and women's swimming and diving teams competed in day one of the Jean Freeman Invitational Friday on the campus of the University of Minnesota.
The Gustavus men’s basketball team is set for its first Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference road game as it travels to Macalester for a 3 p.m. tipoff Saturday. The Gusties enter the contest with a 1-2 overall record and 1-0 mark in the MIAC, while the Scots are 4-2 overall and 0-1 in the league. Gustavus most recently defeated Concordia 92-75 Wednesday in its home opener, while Macalester most recently lost to No. 12 St. Thomas 72-61 Wednesday in St. Paul.
The Gustavus men's and women's swimming and diving teams are prepared to compete in the 2016 Jean Freeman Invitational this weekend at the University of Minnesota.
The Gustavus men’s hockey team struck first Thursday night against Saint John’s for a 1-0 lead in the second period, but three unanswered goals resulted in a 3-1 Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference loss. The Gusties drop to 1-7-1 overall and 0-5 in the MIAC, while the Johnnies improve to 6-4-1 overall and 3-2-0 in the league.
The Gustavus men’s hockey team enters its third Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference series of the season as it takes on the Saint John’s Johnnies in an away-home series Thursday and Saturday. The Gusties enter this weekend’s series with a 1-6-1 overall record (0-4 MIAC) after facing No. 10 Augsburg last weekend - the Gusties fell to the Auggies 3-0 in Minneapolis, followed by a close 2-1 loss in St. Peter. The Johnnies enter with a 5-4-1 overall record (2-2 MIAC) after dropping a 5-4 decision to Marian University, followed by a 6-1 win over Lawrence University. Both games were played at the Herb Brooks National Hockey Center last weekend.
Gustavus Junior Women’s Basketball Guard Mikayla Miller (Goodhue, Minn.) and Sophomore Swimmer Tanner Sonnek (North Mankato, Minn.) have been selected as the Gustavus Adolphus College November Female and Male Student-Athletes-of-the-Month, presented by Thrivent Financial and voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Department.
Gustavus Adolphus College is beginning a complete renovation of the baseball facility, Athletics Director Tom Brown announced today. The $1.5 million project, which is completely donor funded, will begin immediately following the 2017 baseball season.
An 18-1 run midway through the second half provided more than enough of an advantage for the Gustavus men’s basketball team Wednesday night in its home and Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opener against Concordia as the Gusties cruised to a 92-75 victory at Gus Young Court. The victory is the first for the Gusties early in the season as they improve to 1-2 overall and 1-0 in the MIAC, while the Cobbers fall to 2-3 overall and 0-1 in the league.
The Gustavus men’s basketball team hosts its home and Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opener at 7:45 p.m. tonight against Concordia College. The Gusties enter the contest with a 0-2 overall record, while the Cobbers are 2-2 overall. Gustavus most recently lost 90-78 at Simpson College on Saturday, while Concordia defeated St. Scholastica 80-64 Saturday.
The Gustavus men’s basketball team was unable to slow down Simpson’s late second half surge Saturday, dropping a 90-78 decision to fall to 0-2 overall. The Gusties came within six points of the lead midway through the second half, but the Storm were able increase their lead to double digits and held on to a comfortable advantage the rest of the way.