‘Women’s Sports’ Category
The Gustavus women's swimming and diving team concluded competition at the MIAC Championships Saturday evening with a final score of 684.5 points to finish in second place out of 11 teams and 207.5 ahead of its next closest opponent.
The No. 36-ranked Gustavus women’s tennis team made a clean sweep Saturday over St. Scholastica and Minnesota-Crookston with a pair of 9-0 victories. The Gusties improve to 5-0 overall on the season.
The No. 9-ranked Gustavus women's hockey team used goals in each of the first two periods to held on late to earn a 2-1 win at Hamline University Saturday afternoon, clinching the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference regular season championship.
The Gustavus women's basketball team saw contribution in the scoring column from 11 different players as they prevailed by a score of 73-44 over Carleton College Saturday afternoon at Gus Young Court.
The No. 13/20-ranked Gustavus Adolphus College women’s basketball team closes out the regular season this afternoon, hosting Carleton College on senior day. The 23-1 (16-1 MIAC) Gusties are set to tip off against the 8-16 (6-11 MIAC) Knights at 1 p.m.
The Gustavus women's swimming & diving team remains second place after day two and sessions three and four of the MIAC Championships with 459.5 points.
The No. 36-ranked Gustavus women’s tennis team completed a clean 9-0 sweep over the University of Minnesota, Duluth on Friday night, improving to 3-0 overall on the season.
The No. 9-ranked Gustavus women's hockey team was led by two goals from Allie Lewis (Sr., Kearney, Neb.) en route to a 3-0 shutout win on senior night over Hamline University Friday evening at Don Roberts Ice Rink, improving its record to 16-5-3 overall and 12-2-3 MIAC.
The Gustavus women’s track & field team competed at the Birdman Invite on Friday, hosted by Minnesota State University, Mankato, and took third place with 95 points. Gustavus was the only Division III school in a meet that included Division II MSU-Mankato, Sioux Falls, and Augustana. MSU-Mankato won the meet with 225 points, while Sioux Falls took second with 104 points.
For the second straight meet, the Gustavus gymnastics team posted the second highest team score in program history, totaling 186.275 Friday in a triad against Division I programs Iowa State and Illinois State. Iowa State won the meet with a 195.025, while Illinois State took second at 192.700.