‘Baseball’ Category

Hanson Named MIAC Baseball Player of the Year, Five Others Join on All-MIAC Team

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) released its baseball postseason awards on Wednesday and five Gustavus student-athletes were named All-Conference, highlighted by Jack Hanson (Sr., Minnetonka) being named the 2022 Max Molock Player of the Year.

Baseball Falls to Bethel in MIAC Playoff Championship

After getting off to a quick start with three runs in the first inning, the Gustavus baseball team couldn't muster any more offense in a 9-3 loss to Bethel in the MIAC playoff championship on Saturday at CHS Field. The Gusties finish the season 28-14 overall, marking the most wins since the 2006 season. 

Baseball Walks Off Saint John’s, Advances to MIAC Championship Game

Trailing 10-9 in the bottom of the 10th with the season on the line, Drake Siens (So., Rogers) hit an RBI triple to tie the game and Nick Azar (So., Edina) followed with a walk-off single to send Gustavus to the MIAC playoff championship game.

Baseball Thumps Saint John’s in MIAC Playoff Opener

The Gustavus baseball team continued its hot streak at the plate Thursday in the opening round of the MIAC playoffs, beating Saint John's 17-7 to advance in the winner's bracket.

Baseball Hits Seven Homers in 22-4 Win Over Concordia

The Gustavus baseball team hit a school record seven home runs in a 22-4 slugfest win against Concordia on Monday to close out the regular season. The Gusties (26-12, 13-7 MIAC) enter the double-elimination MIAC playoffs as the No. 3 seed and will face No. 2 Saint John's at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at CHS Field in St. Paul.

Baseball Loses Game One at Concordia, Game Two Postponed to Monday

The Gustavus baseball team dropped game one of a Sunday doubleheader at Concordia by a score of 5-4, while game two was postponed due to inclement weather. Game two will be played at 4:30 p.m. Monday at Saint John's University in Collegeville. 

Baseball Sweeps St. Olaf, Secures No. 3 Seed in MIAC Playoffs

The Gustavus baseball team locked up the No. 3 seed for MIAC playoffs with a doubleheader sweep over St. Olaf on Saturday. The Gusties won game one 14-0 and followed with a 10-3 victory in game two. The Gusties improve to 25-11 overall and 12-6 in the MIAC. 

Baseball Breaks Home Run Record in Loss to Crown

The Gustavus baseball team hosted its final home game of the season and broke the program record for most home runs in a season. Gavin Baker's two run home run in the first inning was the 38th for the Gusties to set a new school best. The Gusties fell to non-conference opponent Crown 8-3 and move to 23-11 overall.

Baseball Splits With The Saints

SAINT PETER, Minn. - The Gustavus baseball battled through 20 innings to split with St. Scholastica with a 7-1 win in seven innings and a 3-2 loss in 13. With the win and loss, the Gusties move to 23-10 overall and 10-6 in the MIAC.

Baseball Drops a Doubleheader to the Johnnies

SAINT PETER, Minn. - The Gustavus baseball team suffered two losses against Saint John's on Sunday afternoon. After dropping game one 13-4 and game two 23-11, the Gusties move to 22-9 overall and 9-5 in the MIAC.