‘Men’s Sports’ Category

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Entwistle Earns MIAC Men’s Tennis Athlete Of The Week

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its Athlete of the Week award winner for men’s tennis on Tuesday and Gustavus’s Tommy Entwistle (Jr., Sioux Falls, S.D.) was honored with the distinction.

Track & Field Opens Outdoor Season At Saint Mary’s

With two upcoming meets at Saint John's University and Southwest Minnesota State University being cancelled, the Gustavus men's and women's track & field teams added a meet at Saint Mary's University and are set to compete in the Dingels/Brueggen Open during the outdoor opener on Thursday.

Baseball Reschedules Series, Hosts UM-Morris & Bethany Lutheran Wednesday-Thursday

The Gustavus baseball team is set for its home opener versus the University of Minnesota-Morris, hosting a non-conference doubleheader versus the Cougars at 2:30 from the newly renovated Gustie Baseball Field on Wednesday prior to hosting Bethany Lutheran College on Thursday. The rescheduled doubleheaders will both consist of two seven-inning games.

Men’s Tennis Wins Three Matches, Highlighted By 5-4 Victory Over No. 9 WashU

The No. 7-ranked Gustavus men's tennis team won all three of its matches Saturday to improve to 13-5 overall and 4-0 in the MIAC. The Gusties defeated Bethel 8-1 and Augustana (S.D.) 6-3 at the Swanson Tennis Center, while the top squad beat No. 9-ranked Washington University-St. Louis 5-4 at the Kings Point Sports Club.

Gustie Swimmers Conclude Competition At NCAA Championships

The NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships concluded Saturday as Maggie Webster (Jr., Apple Valley, Minn.) and Kate Reilly (Sr., Hastings, Minn.) swam the 100 freestyle, and Tanner Sonnek (Jr., North Mankato, Minn.) competed in the 200 breaststroke. Webster and Reilly finished the 100 free in 20th and 30th place, respectively, with personal best times of 51.41 and 51.85. Sonnek was disqualified in the 200 breaststroke after the official deemed a turn violation.

Sonnek Earns Second-Straight All-America Award In 100 Breaststroke

For the second consecutive year, Tanner Sonnek (Jr., North Mankato, Minn.) finished seventh in the 100 breaststroke at the NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships to earn All-America status. Sonnek touched the wall in 54.85 after posting a preliminary time of 54.95 in the morning session.

Gustie Baseball’s Friday Doubleheader Postponed

The Gustavus baseball team has postponed its home-opening non-conference doubleheader versus Bethany Lutheran College on Friday due to poor weather and field conditions. Its previous set home opener against Mounty Marty last weekend was cancelled due to lingering snow on the field. The games will have a chance to made up at a later date. The Gusties are now off until March 31 when they will host Macalester in the new home opener on the brand-new field turf, which will also mark the start of MIAC play.

Gustie Baseball Hopeful For Home Opener On Friday

The Gustavus baseball team is set for its home opener versus Bethany Lutheran College Friday afternoon, hosting a doubleheader versus the Vikings at 2:30 p.m. at the newly renovated Gustie Baseball Field with weather and field conditions pending.

Six Gusties To Represent Gustavus At NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships

The Gustavus swimming team will be well-represented at the NCAA Division III Championships this week, which takes place Wednesday through Saturday at the IUPUI Natatorium in Indianapolis, Ind. Kennedy Holwerda (Sr., Willmar, Minn.), Alyssa Lokensgard (So., St. Peter, Minn.), Kate Reilly (Sr., Hastings, Minn.), Maggie Webster (Jr., Apple Valley, Minn.), and Madeline Westendorp (So., St. Michael, Minn.) represent the women’s team, and Tanner Sonnek (Jr., North Mankato, Minn.) represents the men’s squad.

Saturday’s Men’s Tennis Match At Saint John’s Postponed

The Gustavus men's tennis match against Saint John's scheduled for Saturday is postponed due to the Sta-Fit dome in Sartell, Minn. collapsing from last week's heavy snowfall. A makeup date will be announced soon. The Gusties next play on March 24 as a split squad. The Black and Gold hosts Augustana and Bethel, while a second squad travels to Washington University-St. Louis.