‘Football’ Category

Iker Ortiz-Hidalgo ’17 Prepares to Make His Professional Debut

Four years removed from patrolling the Golden Gustie defense, Iker Ortiz-Hidalgo ’17 is back on the football field - this time as a professional. Tiburones Cancun announced the selection of Ortiz-Hidalgo as a linebacker for its inaugural season in Liga FAM.

Fan Voting: Gustavus Male and Female Athletes of the Decade 2010-19

The past decade has produced a wealth of exceptional Golden Gustie student-athletes and throughout the upcoming weeks, fans will have the opportunity to vote for the Gustavus Male and Female Athletes of the Decade for 2010-19.

Football Welcomes Back Alumni and Friends for 30th Annual Golf Outing

The Gustavus football program hosted its 30th Annual Gustie Football Alumni and Friends Golf Tournament on Friday, Aug. 7 at Shoreland Country Club. 

MIAC Postpones 2020 Fall Sports

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) announced Tuesday it will postpone fall 2020 competition in cross country, football, soccer, and volleyball due to the ongoing pandemic. The conference is working to develop spring schedules for those sports, which have been deemed at medium- or high-risk for coronavirus transmission by the NCAA.

MIAC Cancels 2020 Fall Non-Conference Contests

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) announced today that non-conference contests are cancelled for the 2020 fall sports season. More changes could be made in the future, as Presidents and Athletic Directors continue to explore opportunities for the fall.

Tierney Winter, Brice Panning Named 2019-20 Gustavus Senior Athletes of the Year

The Gustavus Adolphus College Athletics Department is pleased to announce the winners of the Gustavus Senior Athlete of the Year awards. The 2019-20 female recipient is cross country/track runner Tierney Winter (Sr., Waterville) and the male recipient is baseball/football standout Brice Panning (Sr., Hamburg).

Gustavus vs. St. Scholastica to Become MIAC Matchup in 2021

Big changes are coming to the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference a year from now. The conference announced Wednesday the College of St. Scholastica has been accepted as a new member of the league, beginning the 2021-22 academic year.

Gustavus Summer Athletic Camps Cancelled

As the College’s leadership team considered requirements for social distancing and other Minnesota Department of Health recommendations and disease forecasts, it became clear that the College’s ability to host its usual high-quality, high-interaction summer camps and events in a safe manner would be greatly reduced.

NFL Draft Reflection: Gusties in the Pros

A quick look into the archives of Gustavus football shows a rich tradition of 22 conference championships and 31 All-America awards. A deeper look shows a proud history of Gusties who went on to play professional football.

Seven Gusties Named to NFF Hampshire Society

The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) Wednesday announced the members of the 2020 NFF Hampshire Honor Society, which is comprised of college football players from all divisions of play who each maintained a cumulative 3.2 GPA or better throughout their college careers.