‘Women’s Sports’ Category

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Women’s Basketball Seeks Bounceback At Concordia Saturday

The Gustavus Adolphus College women’s basketball team takes on MIAC foe Concordia College on Saturday, Feb. 6 at Memorial Auditorium, with tipoff set for 3 p.m. The Gusties enter the game with a 14-6 overall record and 9-4 mark in the conference, while the Cobbers are also 14-6 overall but hold a one game lead over the Gusties in the conference standings with an MIAC mark of 10-3.

Gymnastics Duals Against National Power UW-Whitewater Saturday

The Gustavus gymnastics team has a tough task Saturday as it faces off against national powerhouse UW-Whitewater in a dual meet. The meet begins at 4 p.m. against the Warhawks, who have won the NCGA Championship three of the past four years. Gustavus is most recently coming off a 179.675-179.625 defeat at UW-Stout last Friday, while UW-Whitewater lost last Friday 193.900-189.175 at Southeast Missouri State.

Swimming & Diving Underway At Minnesota Challenge

The Gustavus men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams kicked off the Minnesota Challenge - hosted by the University of Minnesota - with 10 events on Friday evening at the Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center.

Women’s Hockey Earns 3-2 Overtime Win At Saint Mary’s

The Gustavus Adolphus College women's hockey team earned its first overtime victory of the season on Friday evening, taking a 3-2 victory over Saint Mary's University at Saint Mary's Ice Arena. The win bumps Gustavus to an 8-8-4 overall record and 7-3-3 mark in the MIAC, while the Cardinals fall to 6-11-3 overall and 5-6-2 in the league.

Track & Field Teams To Compete At Ted Nelson Classic Saturday

The Gustavus track and field teams are set to participate in the Ted Nelson Classic, hosted by the Minnesota State University, Mankato, on Saturday at the Myers Fieldhouse. Participating teams include Augustana, Carleton, Concordia, Gustavus, Iowa Central, Mary, Minnesota State, Minot State, Sioux Falls, South Dakota State, Southwest State, St. Cloud State, St. Olaf and UW-La Crosse. Field events begin at 11 a.m. and track events begin at 11:30 a.m.

Women’s Hockey Takes On Saint Mary’s This Weekend

The Gustavus Adolphus College women’s hockey team takes on Saint Mary’s University this weekend in a home-away series. The Gusties travel to Winona, Minn. on Friday, Feb. 5 for a 7 p.m. game at Saint Mary’s Ice Arena, and return home to Don Roberts Ice Rink on Saturday, Feb. 6 for a 2 p.m. game at Don Roberts Ice Rink. Gustavus enters the series with a 7-8-4 overall record and 6-3-3 mark in the MIAC, while Saint Mary’s comes into the series at 6-10-3 overall and 5-5-2 in the league.

Swimming & Diving Teams Round Out Regular Season At Minnesota Challenge This Weekend

The Gustavus men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams are set to compete in their last meet of the regular season Friday and Saturday at the Minnesota Challenge, hosted by the University of Minnesota at the Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center. The meet begins at 6 p.m. Friday and resumes at 12 p.m. Saturday.

Women’s Basketball Comeback Effort Falls Short, Defeated 75-67 By No. 11 St. Thomas

The Gustavus Adolphus College women’s basketball team was defeated 75-67 by the University St. Thomas on Wednesday at Gus Young Court. The No. 11 Tommies held the lead for the entirety of the game, but the Gusties fought hard to bring their 12-point deficit to one in the final quarter. However, a 14-7 Tommie run in the final 3:25 along with key free-throw shooting widened their advantage to 13 with 16 seconds to play, and the Gusties eventually suffered the eight-point defeat.

Swanson Named MIAC Women’s Indoor Field Athlete-Of-The-Week

Gustavus thrower Sarah Swanson (Fairbanks, Alaska) won not once, but twice, with a pair of spectacular performances last weekend at the St. Olaf Invite. The Gustie senior finished first in both her events - the shot put and weight throw - with distances that rank among the top two in the MIAC this season. For her performance, the MIAC sports information directors honored Swanson Wednesday with the MIAC Women's Indoor Field Athlete-of-the-Week award.

Track & Field: Swanson, ReMine And Bahr Join KNUJ For Gustie Spotlight

Gustavus track and field athletes Sarah Swanson (Sr., Fairbanks, Alaska) and Ed ReMine (Jr., Mantorville, Minn.), and Head Coach Dale Bahr joined the voice of the Golden Gusties Tom Wheeler on Saturday morning for the Gustie Spotlight, which aired on AM 860 KNUJ.