‘Women’s Sports’ Category


Nora Holtan Named MIAC Setter-Of-The-Week

The Gustavus volleyball team continued its remarkable run, going 4-0 last week to run its winning streak to 18 in a row. First-year setter Nora Holtan (Rochester, Minn./Mayo) has been a key contributor throughout the streak, and starred last week with 162 assists - 11.57 per set - in addition to 17 kills, 33 digs, four aces and five total blocks. For her performance, the MIAC sports information directors honored Holtan Monday with the MIAC Volleyball Setter/Libero-of-the-Week award.


Women’s Soccer Holds First Annual ‘Run For Kicks’ 5K On Saturday

The Gustavus Adolphus College women’s soccer team is excited to announce its first annual “Run for Kicks” 5K run/walk. The race is held at 10 a.m., Oct. 17 on the beautiful Gustavus campus. The team hosts Bethel College at 3:30 p.m. that same day.


Women’s Soccer Takes Conference Lead, Beats Augsburg 2-1

The Gustavus women’s soccer team claimed a key league win Saturday afternoon as it defeated Augsburg 2-1 in a battle of the top two teams in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. The Gusties improve to 7-4-1 overall and 5-1-0 in the MIAC with 15 points, which is good for sole possession of first place in the conference standings.


Volleyball Beats UW-Superior In Straight Sets, Win Streak Improves To 18

The Gustavus volleyball team won its 18th consecutive match Saturday afternoon at Gus Young Court, defeating the University of Wisconsin-Superior in straight sets 25-15, 25-20 and 25-14. The non-conference win improves the Gusties' overall record to 18-2.


Volleyball Tops Carleton In Straight Sets

The Gustavus volleyball team continued its winning ways Friday night as it claimed its 17th straight victory, defeating Carleton College in straight sets 25-23, 25-23 and 25-13. The Gusties improve to 17-2 overall and 6-0 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.


Women’s Soccer Hosts Augsburg Saturday, Conference Lead On The Line

After posting a decisive 6-0 shutout victory over Bethany Lutheran on Wednesday, the Gustavus women’s soccer team returns to Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play at 3:30 p.m. Saturday as it hosts Augsburg College at the Gustie Soccer Field. Gustavus enters Saturday’s match with a 6-4-1 overall record and 4-1-0 mark in the MIAC, while the Auggies are 9-2-0 overall and 4-1-0 in league play. Both teams lead the conference with 12 points.


Volleyball Has Tough Road Test At Carleton Friday

The Gustavus volleyball team returns to Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play at 7 p.m. Friday as it travels to Northfield, Minn. for a tough road test against Carleton College. The Gusties are riding a 16-match win streak with an overall record of 16-2 and a 5-0 MIAC mark, while the Knights are 11-6 overall and 3-3 in the league.


Volleyball Claims 16th Straight Win, 3-1 Over Waldorf

After a slow start Wednesday night, the Gustavus volleyball team rebounded from a first set loss and claimed the next three for a 3-1 win over Waldorf College.


Fast Start Propels Women’s Soccer Past Bethany Lutheran 6-0

The Gustavus women’s soccer team got back to its winning ways with a convincing 6-0 shutout over Bethany Lutheran College in non-conference play Wednesday evening, improving to 6-4-1 overall.


Women’s Soccer Heads Down River Valley For Match At Bethany Lutheran Today

After suffering its first MIAC loss last Saturday, the Gustavus women’s soccer team travels 10 miles south on Hwy. 169 for a non-conference match against Bethany Lutheran College this evening at 5 p.m.