‘Men’s Sports’ Category
The Gustavus men's and women's swimming and diving teams are set to get back into action as they head to Northfield, Minn. tomorrow evening for a dual meet with Carleton College.
Despite career scoring highs by two Gusties, the Gustavus men’s basketball team lost 93-82 to league-leading Bethel on Wednesday evening. The loss drops the Gusties to 3-10 overall and 3-5 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, while the Royals improve to 11-2 overall and 7-1 in the league.
The Gustavus men’s basketball team completes its four-game home stand at 7 p.m. tonight as it hosts league-leading Bethel University in a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference contest. The Gusties enter the game 3-9 overall and 3-4 in the MIAC after a 73-56 loss to Saint John’s on Saturday, while the Royals are 10-2 overall and 6-1 in the conference after most recently defeating Augsburg 89-71.
Trailing by two goals with seven minutes remaining in the game, the Gustavus men’s hockey team started its comeback effort and was able to score twice in 62 seconds, eventually forcing an overtime with the University of Wisconsin-Stout. Neither team was able to find the back of the net in the extra period and the game ended in a 3-3 tie. The Gusties move to 1-8-4 overall, while the Blue Devils are now 7-7-1.
The Gustavus men’s basketball team had a tough time slowing down the hot shooting of Saint John’s Saturday, losing 73-56. The loss drops the Gusties to 3-9 overall and 3-4 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, while the Johnnies improve to 8-3 overall and 4-2 in the league.
The Gustavus men’s hockey team hosts UW-Stout at 7:05 p.m. Saturday in the first game after a 27-day winter break. The Gusties enter tomorrow's game with a 1-8-3 overall record, while UW-Stout is 6-7. Gustavus last faced No. 7-ranked UW-Eau Claire on Dec. 10 and held the Blugolds to a 2-2 tie at Don Robers Ice Rink. The Blue Devils fell 6-5 to Northland College in their most recent game. UW-Stout will face Hamline University tonight before facing the Gusties in Saturday’s non-conference matchup.
The Gustavus men’s basketball team continues its four-game homestand Saturday as it takes on Saint John’s at 3 p.m. in a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference game. The Gusties enter the contest 3-8 overall and 3-3 in the MIAC after a thrilling 78-75 win over Augsburg on Wednesday, while the Johnnies are 7-3 overall and 3-2 in the league after a 74-73 loss to Concordia on Wednesday.
The Gustavus Adolphus College Athletics Department is set to host its Winter Showcase on Saturday, Jan. 7, which will feature four games on the College campus – men’s and women’s basketball, and men’s and women’s hockey. By donating an item(s) for the St. Peter Food Shelf, fans will be admitted to all four events. All games will be played at Lund Center.
Wednesday’s men’s basketball game at Gus Young Court certainly didn’t disappoint the fans in a true wire-to-wire contest where Gustavus came out on top of Augsburg 78-75. The Auggies got off a three-pointer in the final seconds, but a block by Jason Faul (Jr., Prior Lake, Minn.) sealed the victory as the Gusties snapped a six-game losing streak, improving to 3-3 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference and 3-8 overall
Mikayla Miller (Jr., Goodhue, Minn.) and Riley Sharbono (So., Marshall, Minn.) have been selected as the Gustavus Adolphus College December Female and Male Student-Athletes-of-the-Month, presented by Thrivent Financial and voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Department.