‘Women’s Sports’ Category

Volleyball Sweeps Carleton In Home Opener

The No. 10-ranked Gustavus volleyball team swept Carleton College in the home opener on Wednesday evening at Gus Young Court, improving its overall record to 13-1 and 2-0 during Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play.

Late Goal Pushes Women’s Soccer Past UW-Stout 2-1

For the second straight game, the Gustavus women’s soccer team claimed a 2-1 victory, this time against the University of Wisconsin-Stout on Tuesday. A goal with less than eight minutes remaining in regulation proved to be the game-winner for the Gusties as they improve to 5-1-1 overall, while UW-Stout drops to 1-4.

Volleyball Hosts Carleton For Home Opener

The No. 10-ranked Gustavus volleyball team is set for its 2017 home opener after beginning with the season with 13 road matches. The Gusties host Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference foe Carleton College on Wednesday evening at Gus Young Court.

Women’s Golf Takes Eighth In Highly Competitive NCAA Preview

The Gustavus women’s golf team concluded play at the NCAA Division III Preview on Monday, taking eighth place out 14 teams in a nationally ranked field. The Gusties posted a 325-330-655, which was 49 strokes behind the winner New York University. Carnegie Mellon took second with a 639 and Washington and Lee placed third with a 641.

Women’s Soccer Hosts UW-Stout Tuesday In Non-League Match

The Gustavus women’s soccer team continues its homestand at 4 p.m. Tuesday as it hosts the University of Wisconsin-Stout. The Gusties enter the match 4-1-1 overall and 2-0 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference after a 2-1 victory Saturday against Concordia, while the Blue Devils are 1-3 overall after most recently defeating UW-Superior 4-0 last Wednesday.

Kate Holtan Named MIAC Volleyball Hitter Of The Week

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its Volleyball Athlete of the Week awards this afternoon, with Gustavus right side/outside hitter Kate Holtan (Fy., Rochester, Minn.) earning the Hitter of the Week honor.   

Women’s Golf Sits In Fourth Place After Day One At NCAA Preview

Competing against some of the best teams in the country, the Gustavus women’s golf team sits in a tie for fourth place after round one at the NCAA Division III Preview, which is being played at Mission Inn Resort. The Gusties fired a first round 325, which is 27 strokes behind the leader New York University. Carnegie Mellon is in second place at 322 and Washington and Lee is in third at 323.

Volleyball Claims Two More Wins To Conclude UW-Eau Claire Tourney

The No. 14-ranked Gustavus volleyball team defeated the University of Chicago and Lakeland University during day two of the Nike/Eastbay Fall Classic on Saturday, improving its overall record to 12-1 on the season. 

Women’s Soccer Erases One-Goal Deficit For 2-1 Victory Over Concordia

In front of a record-setting crowd Saturday for a women’s soccer game at the Gustie Soccer Field, Gustavus erased a second half 1-0 deficit and came away with an emotional 2-1 victory over Concordia on a day that celebrated Trina Rinke – a would-be junior defender who is missing the season as a result of her treatment for ovarian cancer, which was diagnosed this summer.  

Women’s Cross Country Takes Eighth At St. Olaf, Men 10th

The Gustavus men’s and women’s cross country teams participated in the St. Olaf Invitational Saturday morning with both squads finishing in the top-10. The women placed eighth of 23 teams, while the men took 10th out of 19.