The Gustavus baseball team enters the 2016 season with a revamped panel of coaches hoping to breathe new life into a program that’s seen struggles in recent years. The College hired former player, coach, and Gustavus Athletics Hall of Fame member Brad Baker - a St. Peter native - last June, and the excitement for what’s in store for the program has picked up steam as the Gusties prepare for the new season with a clean slate.
The Gustavus Adolphus Athletic Department concluded the Special Olympics winter season by hosting back-to-back area competitions on consecutive weekends in February. On Sunday, Feb. 7, Gustavus hosted the Area 9 aquatics competition at the Vic Gustafson Pool and on Sunday, Feb. 14, it held the Area 9 basketball tournament in the Lund Center Forum.
2015 was another year filled with conference championships, national tournament appearances and spectacular individual performances both on and off the field of play for Gustavus athletics. Here's a look back at numerous highlight events that occurred throughout the year...
ST. PETER, Minn. – Brad Baker, a native of St. Peter, Minnesota, has been named the head baseball coach at Gustavus Adolphus College. A 1980 graduate of Gustavus, Baker previously served as the program’s head coach during the 1981 season and directed the Gusties to a 16-10 record overall, including a 10-6 league mark. Baker, currently […]
Mike Carroll Steps Down As Head Baseball Coach, Will Continue As Head Women’s Hockey Coach And Don Roberts Ice Rink Manager
St. Peter, Minn. – Mike Carroll, head baseball and women’s hockey coach at Gustavus Adolphus College, has decided to step away from his duties as head baseball coach after 19 seasons. Carroll will remain at the helm of the women’s hockey program, while also serving as rink manager for Don Roberts Ice Rink. “We would […]
The Gustavus baseball team hosted a youth clinic on Saturday, May 16 at the Gustie Baseball Field. SAINT PETER, MINN. – The Gustavus Adolphus baseball team partnered with the St. Peter Youth Baseball Association to hold its first annual St. Peter Youth Baseball Clinic on Saturday, May 16 at the Gustie Baseball Field. Over 50 baseball players grades 2-6 took […]
BLOOMINGTON, MINN. – Gustavus Adolphus senior baseball player Garrett Fuchs (Cold Spring, Minn.) has been named to the 2015 MIAC All-Conference Baseball Team as a part of the league’s postseason awards that were announced Wednesday by the conference office. In his senior campaign, Fuchs proved to be one of Gustavus’ top hitters, as he led the team […]
Dalton Mattson has earned a place on the 2014-15 CoSIDA Academic All-District Team. SAINT PETER, MINN. – Gustavus Adolphus baseball player Dalton Mattson (So., Princeton, Minn.) has been named to the 2014-15 Academic All-District Baseball Team for District Six. The Capital One Academic All-District Teams, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), are released to recognize the nation’s […]
COLLEGEVILLE, MINN. – The Gustavus Adolphus baseball team concluded its season on Saturday by splitting its doubleheader with Saint John’s University, suffering a 6-5 loss in game one and earning a 9-8 victory in game two. The split brings the Gusties’ final records to 6-12 in the MIAC and 14-22 overall, while Saint John’s moved to 12-6 in […]
Max Fidler hit his second home run in his past three games on Friday afternoon in a 8-3 loss to Augsburg. SAINT PETER, MINN. – Playing in its final home game of the 2015 season, the Gustavus Adolphus baseball team was not able to hold off Augsburg College, as it fell 8-3 in a nine-inning non-conference […]