‘Men’s Sports’ Category
The Gustavus men’s hockey team got retribution Saturday, defeating St. Olaf 3-2 in overtime one day removed from a 3-2 overtime loss to the Oles. The win is the first in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference for the Gusties as they improve to 2-11-4 overall and 1-6-1 in the league.
The Gustavus men’s basketball team dropped a heartbreaking double overtime Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference contest Saturday to Macalester, 95-91. The Gusties erased a 10-point deficit in the second half to force the extra period but were unable to find a rhythm in the extra frames as the Scots came out on top, dropping the home team to 3-13 overall and 3-8 in the MIAC. Macalester improves to 6-10 overall and 2-9 in the league.
The Gustavus men’s and women’s track and field teams started the indoor season strong Friday at Macalester’s Kilt Classic. The men took first place with 179 points, including seven individual event champions, while the women took third place with 116 points, including three event champs.
The Gustavus men's and women's swimming and diving teams both earned wins in a dual meet against Hamline University Friday evening on senior night.
The Gustavus men’s hockey team suffered a 3-2 overtime setback Friday against St. Olaf. A penalty called against Gustavus early in the overtime period set up the game-winning goal for the visitors, dropping the Gusties to 1-11-4 overall and 0-6-1 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.
After completing this season’s non-conference slate of games last weekend, the Gustavus men’s hockey team is set for the final stretch of Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference contests, starting this weekend against St. Olaf. Friday’s game at Don Roberts Ice Rink begins at 7:05 p.m., while Saturday’s game at the Northfield Ice Arena begins at 7:30 p.m. The Gusties enter with a 1-10-4 overall record and 0-5-1 mark in the MIAC, while the Oles are 4-10-2 overall and 2-5-1 in the league.
The Gustavus men’s and women’s track and field teams are set to kick off the 2017 indoor season Friday at Macalester’s Kilt Classic. The meet begins at 5 p.m. at the Leonard Center and includes five Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference teams: Augsburg, Bethel, Gustavus, Macalester, and St. Catherine.
The Gustavus men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams are set to host Hamline University for a dual meet Friday evening at Vic Gustafson Pool with events beginning at 5 p.m.
Sophomore Tanner Sonnek continued his outstanding season with his third-straight MIAC Men's Swimming and Diving Athlete-of-the-Week award. Sonnek's latest heroics included four first-place finishes in a 189-109 dual meet win at Carleton Friday. His season-best time of 2:06.05 not only gave him a win in the 200-yard breaststroke, but it also broke a Thorpe Pool record. Sonnek added individual wins in the 100-yard breaststroke (57.77) and the 200-yard individual medley (2:01.15) and contributed to a win in the 200-yard medley relay (1:39.26).
The Gustavus men’s basketball team Monday suffered a 77-60 setback at Hamline University, falling to 3-12 overall and 3-7 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, while the Pipers improve to 10-4 overall and 7-2 in the league.