‘Football’ Category

Football Kicks Off 2018 Season with Annual Golf Tournament

The Gustavus football team welcomed 155 alumni, family and friends to its 28th annual golf tournament on Friday, Aug. 3 at Shoreland Country Club.

Gustavus set to induct nine new members into Athletics Hall of Fame

The Gustavus Adolphus College Athletics Department has chosen nine individuals for induction into its Athletics Hall of Fame. The 2018 inductees include Renee Beaudry ’03 (Soccer), Eric Butorac ’03 (Tennis), Meghan Donley ’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).

Athletics Department Announces 2018 Annual Golf Tournament Dates

The Gustavus Athletics Department has announced the dates for its 2018 annual golf tournaments, which serve as social gatherings and fund raisers for a number of different teams. Select teams organize their own golf tournaments.

Eight Gusties Named To NFF Hampshire Honor Society

Gustie seniors earning a place on this year’s NFF Hamshire Honor Society include Casey Decker (Mapleton, Minn.), Scott Eischens (Sr., Victoria, Minn.), Nathan Hajder (Sr., Rogers, Minn.), Cameron Hufendick (Sr., Minneapolis, Minn.), Hunter Johnson (Cannon Falls, Minn.), Kevin Krohn, Alexander McHugh (Sr., New Prague, Minn.), and Chistopher Nelson (Sr., New London, Minn.).

Gustavus Football Announces 2018 Summer Camp Dates

The Gustavus football team has set dates for its 2018 summer camps. The Golden Gustie Youth Camp for campers in grades 3-8 will take place in two sessions – the first June 14-15 and the second June 21-22. The Golden Gustie 7-on-7 Passing Tournament for high school teams will be held June 20. Both camps will be held at Hollingsworth Field on the Gustavus campus.

38 Gusties Recognized As Fall Academic All-Conference

For the sixth consecutive year, the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) has honored a record number of fall sport student-athletes with Academic All-Conference recognition.

Decker Named MIAC Football All-Conference, Four Others Named To Second Team

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference released its 2017 Football Postseason Awards Tuesday, with Casey Decker (Sr., Mapleton, Minn.) earning a spot on the First Team Defense, four on the Second Team, and three honorable mentions.

Casey Decker Named CoSIDA Academic All-District

The 2017 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District Football Teams were released Thursday and Gustavus co-captain linebacker and punter Casey Decker (Sr., Mapleton, Minn.) was named to the District 6 Team, which features student-athletes of institutions from Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin. The CoSIDA Academic All-District Teams recognize the nation’s top student-athletes for their combined performances athletically and in the classroom.

Veldman, Berkner Garner MIAC Football Player Of The Week Accolades

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its football Athlete of the Week awards this afternoon, with Gustavus quarterback Michael Veldman (Jr., Becker, Minn.) earning the Offensive Player of the Week honor and Matt Berkner (Jr., Sleepy Eye, Minn.) receiving the Defensive Player Of The Week award. 

Football Posts Season Finale Shutout Over Carleton

The Gustvaus football team blanked Carleton College by a score of 52-0 during the season finale and senior day Saturday afternoon at Hollingsworth Field, finishing the season with a 5-5 overall record and 4-4 mark in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.