‘Football’ Category

Football Seeking 500th All-Time Win Saturday at Home vs. Augsburg

The Gustavus football team is aiming for its third straight and 500th all-time victory Saturday as it hosts Augsburg University at 1 p.m. at Hollingsworth Field. The Gusties are 3-3 overall and 2-2 in the MIAC, while the Auggies are 2-5 overall and 0-5 in the league.

Gustie Athletics Rewind: Oct. 8-15

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Panning Named MIAC Special Teams Athlete of the Week

Brice Panning (Jr., Hamburg, Minn.) fielded a punt at the Gustie 42-yard line and returned it 58 yards for a score in the second quarter of Gustavus's 42-14 win at Hamline. The punt return touchdown is the first by Gustavus since Ethan Armstrong did so in 2006 against Macalester. For his performance, Panning received MIAC Special Teams Athlete of the Week honors. 

Special Teams Shine, Football Beats Hamline 42-14

Two blocked punts, one recovered for a touchdown, and a punt return touchdown highlighted the Gustavus football team’s 42-14 win at Hamline on Saturday afternoon. The Gusties also had three rushing touchdowns and surpassed 400 yards of total offense for the first time this season to move to .500 at 3-3 overall and 2-2 in the MIAC.

Football Travels to Hamline Saturday

The Gustavus football team is set to take on Hamline University at 1 p.m. Saturday at Klas Field. The Gusties, coming off a 27-14 win against Concordia, are 2-3 overall and 1-2 in the MIAC, while the Pipers, coming off a 42-26 loss at Carleton, are 0-6 overall and 0-4 in the league.

Gustavus Athletics Department Inducts Class of 2018 Hall of Fame

The Gustavus Athletics Department inducted nine new members into its Hall of Fame on Saturday night during the 41st annual banquet. The new members include Renee Beaudry Scanlon ’03 (Soccer), Eric Butorac ’03 (Tennis), Meghan Donley Kimber ’00 (Tennis), Ryan Hoag ’03 (Football, Track & Field), Luke Speltz ’03 (Track & Field), Andy Traetow ’03 (Football), Jerry Washington ’03 (Track & Field), Kevin Whipple ’03 (Tennis), and Al Molde ‘66 (Benefactor).

Gustie Athletics Rewind: Oct. 1-7

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Stout Defense, Strong First Half Propel Football to 27-14 Homecoming Win Over Concordia

A strong defensive performance with a lopsided time of possession resulted in the Gustavus football team defeating Concordia 27-14 Saturday afternoon on its Homecoming. The Gusties controlled possession for more than 41 minutes and held the MIAC’s top rushing attack to a pedestrian 20 yards on 23 carries. The Gusties snap a three-game losing streak to improve to 2-3 overall and 1-2 in the MIAC, while the Cobbers drop to 3-3 overall and 2-2 in the league.

Football Hosts Concordia for Homecoming, Hall of Fame Saturday

After enjoying its bye last week, the Gustavus football returns to Hollingsworth Field 1 p.m. Saturday to host Concordia for the annual Homecoming and Hall of Fame game. The Gusties enter the game 1-3 overall and 0-2 in the MIAC, while the Cobbers are 3-2 overall and 2-1 in the league.

Football loses at Bethel 31-0

The Gustavus football team suffered a 31-0 loss at Bethel on Saturday afternoon. The Gusties fall to 1-3 overall and 0-2 in the MIAC, while the Royals improve to 3-0 overall and 1-0 in the league.