‘Football’ Category

Get to Know Gustavus Football

The Gustavus football program's 2020 junior visit days have been cancelled. For the next six weeks, the Gustie coaching staff will bring Gustavus to you. Get to know Gustavus and Golden Gustie football by watching the video in this post.

Football Announces 2020 Summer Camp, Junior Visit Dates

The Gustavus football program has set dates for its 2020 summer camps. The Golden Gustie Youth Camp for campers in grades 3-8 will take place in two sessions – the first June 11-12 and the second June 18-19. The Golden Gustie 7-on-7 Passing Tournament for high school teams will be held June 17. Both camps will be held at Hollingsworth Field on the Gustavus campus. The football program will also hosts its Junior Visit Day on May 16. 

47 Gusties Earn MIAC Fall Sport Academic All-Conference

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) announced its fall sport Academic All-Conference honorees on Tuesday and 47 Gustavus student-athletes received recognition. 

2019 Gustavus Athletics Year in Review

There's no better time to take a look back at the year that was as we prepare to flip the calendar into a new decade. Gustavus Athletics continued to display excellence throughout 2019, so here are a few of the highlights that happened during the past trip around the sun.

Finch Selected D3football.com All-America Honorable Mention

Gustavus senior tight end Brayton Finch (Mount Morris, Ill.) was named D3football.com All-America honorable mention prior to kickoff of the NCAA Division III championship game Friday night.

Panning Selected to CoSIDA Academic All-America Team

Gustavus senior wide receiver Brice Panning (Hamburg) on Wednesday was named Second Team Academic All-America, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

Finch, Panning Selected to D3football.com All-West Region Team

D3football.com released its 2019 All-West Region Teams on Tuesday and two Gustavus student-athletes received recognition. For the second consecutive season, tight end Brayton Finch (Sr., Mount Morris, Ill.) earned First Team honors, while wide receiver Brice Panning (Sr., Hamburg) was honored on the Second Team.

Six Gusties Named MIAC Football First Team All-Conference

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference released its football postseason awards Tuesday and six Gustavus student-athletes were named First Team All-Conference – Brayton Finch (Sr., Mount Morris, Ill.), Zach Jakes (So., Mankato), Josh Kirk (Sr., Garvin), Brice Panning (Sr., Hamburg),  Kaleb Scott (Jr., Gardena, Calif.), and Michael Veldman (Sr., Becker). 

Football Closes Out Season with Decisive Win Over St. Olaf

The Gustavus football team closed out its 2019 season Saturday with a 49-7 win over St. Olaf. With the win the Gusties complete the season at 7-3 overall and 5-3 in the MIAC, while the Oles finish 5-5 overall and 3-5 in conference. The seven wins are the most for the Gusties since 2015.

Football Finishes Season with Senior Day Against St. Olaf Saturday

The Gustavus football team will wrap up its season Saturday as they host St. Olaf for a 1 p.m. contest. The Gusties enter the contest 6-3 overall and 4-3 in the MIAC while the Oles are 5-4 overall and 3-4 in the conference.