The Gustavus volleyball team won its fifth straight Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference match Saturday afternoon, defeating Saint Benedict in four sets 25-21, 25-23, 22-25, 25-15, improving to 20-6 overall and 8-1 in the league.
After dropping the first two sets Friday night, the Gustavus volleyball team dug deep and rallied for an impressive five-set victory over Concordia College. The Gusties posted a convincing 15-3 win in the fifth set, marking the program's largest margin of victory in the fifth game since rally point scoring debuted in 2001. The win propels the Gusties to 19-6 overall and 7-1 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, while the Cobbers fall to 8-15 overall and 4-4 in the league.
After playing five non-conference matches, the Gustavus volleyball team returns to Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play Friday as it takes on Concordia College at Gus Young Court. The Gusties enter the match after escaping with a 3-2 victory over Buena Vista on Tuesday, while the Cobbers were most recently shut out by Colorado College on Saturday. Gustavus is 18-6 overall and 6-1 in the MIAC, while Concordia is 8-14 overall and 4-3 in the MIAC.
The Gustavus volleyball team escaped with a five-set victory over Buena Vista University on Tuesday night, improving to 18-6 overall. The Gusties won the non-conference match by scores of 25-16, 25-13, 21-25, 25-27, 15-9.
After playing five matches on the road last week, the Gustavus volleyball team returns to Gus Young Court tonight to host Buena Vista University in a non-conference match at 7 p.m. The Gusties enter tonight’s match with a 17-6 overall record and a 6-1 mark in the MIAC, while the Beavers are 12-12 overall and 3-4 in the IIAC.
The Gustavus volleyball team concluded play at the Sandy Schumacher Tournament hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire on Saturday, splitting a pair of matches to finish the weekend 2-2. The Gusties shut out the University of Minnesota-Morris 31-29, 25-19, 25-23 before falling to No. 24-ranked Northwestern-St. Paul 25-20, 27-25, 25-22, moving to 17-6 overall.
The Gustavus volleyball team faced a pair of nationally ranked opponents Friday to open the Sandy Schumacher Tournament hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and came away with a split to move to 16-5 overall. The Gusties lost in five sets to No. 21-ranked UW-Oshkosh and rebounded with a five-set victory over No. 22-ranked UW-Eau Claire.
The Gustavus volleyball team is set to play in a tournament at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire today and tomorrow. The Gusties enter this weekend’s matches 15-4 overall and 6-1 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference after a 3-1 victory over Macalester College on Wednesday. Today the Gusties will play back-to-back matches against No. 21 UW-Oshkosh followed by No. 22 UW-Eau Claire. On Saturday, the Gusties will face UM-Morris and No. 24 Northwestern to wrap up the UW-Eau Claire Tournament.
The Gustavus volleyball team used a number of big individual performances Wednesday to claim a 3-1 victory, 23-25, 25-15, 25-19, 26-24, at Macalester College in Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action. The Gusties improve to 15-4 overall and 6-1 in the MIAC, while the Scots fall to 8-12 overall and 1-6 in the league.
The Gustavus volleyball team hopes to stay in the win column tonight as it travels to Macalester College for a 7 p.m. Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference match. The Gusties enter the game as the No. 2 team in the league with a 5-1 record and are 14-4 overall, while the Scots are 10th in the standings at 1-5 and are 8-11 overall.