‘Volleyball’ Category

Embacher, Kes Earn MIAC Volleyball Athletes of the Week

Gustavus volleyball players Hailey Embacher (Sr., Mankato) and Madi Kes (So., Jordan) have been named MIAC Volleyball Defensive and Offensive Players of the Week, respectively.

Volleyball Brings Home a 4-0 Finish at Cornell Tournament

The Gustavus volleyball team capped its success in the final matches of the Cornell tournament and left 4-0 on the weekend after winning 3-2 over Coe College and 3-0 over Grinnell. With the wins, the Gusties move to 8-1 on the season.

Volleyball Wins Both Friday Night Contests

The Gustavus volleyball team traveled to Iowa for the opening matches of the Cornell tournament on Friday night and came away with a pair of wins; 3-0 over Cornell College and 3-1 over Wheaton College. With the wins, the Gusties move to 6-1.

Holtan Gets 1,000th Dig, Volleyball Wins Two

The Gustavus volleyball team concluded the Sugar Loaf Tournament with a set of wins over University of River Falls 3-0, and Luther College 3-0. With the wins, the Gusties finish 3-1 on the weekend, and improve to 4-1 overall. 

Volleyball Splits Two Matches at Sugar Loaf Tournament

WAVERLY, Iowa – The Gustavus volleyball team competed in their first two road contests at Wartburg in the Sugar Loaf tournament and fell to Wartburg 3-2 before sweeping Milwaukee School of Engineering 3-0. With the split, the Gusties move to 2-1 overall on the season. Wartburg 3 – 2 Gustavus In the first set the […]

Volleyball Heads to Wartburg for Sugar Loaf Tournament

The Gustavus volleyball team will travel to Wartburg this weekend for four contests starting Friday. The Gusties enter the weekend after a clean sweep over Bethany Lutheran with a 1-0 record and will take on Wartburg Friday at 5:00, before squaring off with Milwaukee School of Engineering at 7:00. The team will face off against UW-River Falls at 2 p.m. and Luther at 4 p.m. on Saturday.

Volleyball Sweeps Bethany in Home Opener

The Gustavus volleyball used a strong attack Wednesday night to shut out Bethany in a 3-0 sweep. With the win, the Gusties improve to 1-0 overall while the Vikings fall to 0-1.

2021 Volleyball Season Preview

After nearly two years from regular conference season play due to the pandemic, the Gustavus volleyball team is set to begin its 2021 season with a home opener Wednesday against Bethany Lutheran at 7 p.m. 

Volleyball Earns AVCA Team Academic Award

The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) recently announced its Team Academic Awards for the 2020-2021 season and the Gustavus volleyball team received recognition.

Holtan Selected CoSIDA Academic All-America Second Team

Gustavus senior Kate Holtan (Rochester) on Wednesday was selected to the 2020-21 CoSIDA Academic All-America Division III Volleyball Team. Holtan is one of six student-athletes on the Second Team, with 21 student-athletes from across the country comprising First, Second, and Third Teams. Academic All-America Teams recognize the nation’s top student-athletes for their combined performances athletically and in the classroom.