‘Women’s Sports’ Category
The Gustavus women's golf team turned in a team score of 310 to take a second place finish Sunday at Deer Run Golf Club during the final round of the Bethel Royal Match.
The Gustavus softball team was shutout by scores of 2-0 and 1-0 in a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader Sunday afternoon at St. Olaf College.
The Gustavus women’s tennis got back to its winning ways Sunday at home, shutting out St. Catherine and Saint Benedict 9-0. The wins move the Gusties to 15-7 overall and 7-1 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, while the Wildcats drop to 11-5 (6-3 MIAC) and the Blazers move to 9-13 (2-7 MIAC).
The Gustavus women's golf team shot a team score of 313 to finish in second place in round one of Bethel's Royal Match Saturday afternoon at Deer Run Golf Club.
The Gustavus men’s and women’s track & field teams enjoyed a number of quality performances at the 70th Annual Carleton Relays Saturday. The men’s team took second place out of 10 teams with 135 points, while the women also took second out of eight teams with 185 points. St. Thomas won the men’s team competition with 161.5 points, while Macalester won the women’s side with 200 points.
The No. 36 Gustavus women’s tennis team’s eight-match win streak within the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, dating back to last year, was snapped Saturday as No. 39 Carleton claimed a slim 5-4 victory in a battle of unbeaten teams in the league. The rematch of the 2016 MIAC playoff championship went down to the wire, but it was the Knights coming out on top this time with three tiebreaker victories in singles play to seal the victory.
The Gustavus softball team was held scoreless in a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader Saturday afternoon at Gustie Softball Field, losing by scores of 5-0 and 3-0 against the University of St. Thomas on Strikeout Cancer day.
The Gustavus softball team has two upcoming Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference doubleheaders, hosting the University of St. Thomas on Saturday prior to heading to St. Olaf College on Sunday.
The Gustavus men’s and women’s track & field teams are set to take part in the 70th Annual Carleton Relays at 9:30 a.m. Saturday. Teams competing include Bethany Lutheran (M/W), Bethel (M/W), Carleton (M/W), Crown (M/W), Gustavus (M/W), Hamline (M), Macalester (M/W), Martin Luther (M/W), St. Olaf (M), St. Thomas (M), and the University of Minnesota Running Club.
After having last weekend off for the holiday, the Gustavus women’s tennis team returns to Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play Saturday at Carleton. The meeting is a rematch of last year’s MIAC playoff championship, which the Gusties won 5-0. Both teams enter the match undefeated in league play – the Gusties are 5-0 (13-6 overall) and the Knights are 7-0 (11-4 overall). Saturday’s match begins at 11 a.m.