‘Women’s Sports’ Category

Women’s Hockey Ends 2019 with 3-1 Win Over UW-River Falls

No. 4 Gustavus women's hockey won the rubber match 3-1 Friday night against No. 7 UW-River Falls to close out the calendar year. The Gusties improve to 9-1-1 overall while the Falcons drop to 7-3-1.

No. 25 Women’s Basketball Returns Home Saturday Versus Concordia

After five straight road contests and three weeks away from Gus Young Court, the No. 25 Gustavus women's basketball team will return home Saturday as they host Concordia for a 3 p.m. contest. The Gusties enter 7-1 overall and 4-0 in the MIAC while the Cobbers are 4-5 overall and 2-2 in the league.

Women’s Hockey Drops First Game of Season 3-1 at UW-River Falls

The No. 4 Gustavus women’s hockey team lost its first game of the season 3-1 Wednesday night at No. 7 UW-River Falls. The Gusties move to 8-1-1 overall, while the Falcons improve to 7-2-1.

Women’s Basketball Shrugs Off Slow Start, Defeats Saint Benedict 67-57

The No. 25 Gustavus women's basketball team traveled to St. Joseph Wednesday and defeated Saint Benedict 67-57. With the win, the Gusties improve to 7-1 overall and 4-0 in the MIAC while the Bennies fall to 6-2 and 2-2 in the conference.

Women’s Hockey Faces UW-River Falls in Top-10 Matchup

Wednesday night features a top-10 matchup in NCAA Division III women’s hockey as No. 4 Gustavus travels to No. 7 UW-River Falls for a non-conference rivalry game. Puck drop is set for 7 p.m. tonight and game two of the series is 7 p.m. Friday in Saint Peter.

No. 25 Women’s Basketball Travels to Saint Benedict Wednesday

The No. 25 Gustavus women's basketball team will travel to St. Joseph Wednesday to take on Saint Benedict for a 7 p.m. contest. The Gusties enter 6-1 overall and 3-0 in the MIAC while the Bennies are 6-1 overall and 2-1 in the conference.

Orzolek, Rooney, and Winter Named MIAC Athletes of the Week

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its Men’s and Women's Track & Field Athletes of the Week on Tuesday and Gustavus earned three honors. Taylor Rooney (Jr., Andover) and Tierney Winter (Sr., Waterville) were named Men's and Women's Track Athletes of the Week, while Steven Orzolek (So., Darwin) was named Men's Field Athlete of the Week.

Caitlin Rorman Named MIAC Women’s Basketball Athlete of the Week

Caitlin Rorman (Fy., Blue Earth) averaged 16.5 points per contest last week in a pair of Gustie wins and helped lead Gustavus to its first victory over St. Thomas since 2010 and was named MIAC Athlete of the Week for her efforts.

Men’s Swim & Dive Wins Third-Straight Pioneer Classic, Women Second

The Gustavus men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams Saturday concluded competition at the Grinnell College Pioneer Classic. The men won the meet with 1630 points and the women took second at 1357.5, just 2.5 points behind Carleton.

Eight Gusties Compete at Chuck Petersen Open

A small group of the Gustavus men’s and women’s indoor track & field teams kicked off the indoor season Saturday at the Chuck Peterson Open & Multi, hosted by Minnesota State-Mankato. Three athletes on the men’s team and five from the women’s squad competed on Saturday with six Gusties setting lifetime bests, four winning their event, and two breaking school records.