‘Men’s Sports’ Category

Gustavus Winter Sports Begin MIAC Schedules Feb. 6

Gustavus winter sports teams will begin their conference seasons on Saturday, Feb. 6 after the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Presidents' Council voted to approve plans for a return to competitive athletics this winter.

Hall of Famers Coached by a Hall of Famer; 1950s Golden Era of Gustie Men’s Hoops

The 1950s truly was the golden era of Gustavus men’s basketball. Head Coach Gus Young guided the Gusties to three consecutive runner-up finishes in the MIAC before dethroning Jon Hutton’s Hamline Pipers for conference championships in 1954, 1955, and 1956.

Motley Crew Turned into Perennial MIAC Soccer Champs, Hall of Famers

Skilled foreign students, restless hockey players, frustrated football players, curious first-years, and a few faculty – this motley crew comprised the first men’s soccer club team at Gustavus in 1966.

1976-77 Gustavus Men’s Hockey: The Forgotten Team

A game that would "be a culmination of over 11 years of excellence and accomplishment for the Gustavus hockey program," writes Chris Middlebrook '79 in his newly published booklet, Gustavus Men's Hockey, 1976-77: The Forgotten Team. For anyone unfamiliar with the outcome of the 1977 NAIA National Championship, common adjectives used by the Gustie faithful include devastating, disappointing, and heartbreaking, to name a few.

Iker Ortiz-Hidalgo ’17 Prepares to Make His Professional Debut

Four years removed from patrolling the Golden Gustie defense, Iker Ortiz-Hidalgo ’17 is back on the football field - this time as a professional. Tiburones Cancun announced the selection of Ortiz-Hidalgo as a linebacker for its inaugural season in Liga FAM.

Fan Voting: Gustavus Male and Female Athletes of the Decade 2010-19

The past decade has produced a wealth of exceptional Golden Gustie student-athletes and throughout the upcoming weeks, fans will have the opportunity to vote for the Gustavus Male and Female Athletes of the Decade for 2010-19.

MIAC Postpones All Competition Until January 2021

Following careful consideration of the NCAA Division III Administrative Committee's recommendation that member schools not compete in the fall term to avoid potential increased health and safety risks, the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) announced today that it will postpone all competition until January 2021.

Numerous Gusties Vying for State Amateur Baseball Titles

Here in Minnesota, amateur baseball – better known as “town ball” – is quenching the thirst of many for live action sports. The Minnesota Baseball Association recently released state tournament brackets for its three classes and 15 current Gustavus baseball players have the opportunity to play for a state championship.

Football Welcomes Back Alumni and Friends for 30th Annual Golf Outing

The Gustavus football program hosted its 30th Annual Gustie Football Alumni and Friends Golf Tournament on Friday, Aug. 7 at Shoreland Country Club. 

Men’s and Women’s Hockey Garners 18 AHCA All American Scholars

The American Hockey Coaches Association (AHCA) recognized four Gustavus men’s hockey student-athletes and 14 Gustie women as Krampade All American Scholars from the Division II-III West region