‘Women’s Sports’ Category

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Women’s Hockey Faces UW-River Falls In Series Of Top-10 Teams

After sweeping Bethel last weekend in MIAC action, the Gustavus women’s hockey team is set for a top-10 battle this week against UW-River Falls. In a rematch of last season’s NCAA quarterfinal game, the No. 6 Gusties host the No. 5 Falcons at 7 p.m. tonight before traveling to River Falls, Wis. for the second game of series 2:05 p.m. Saturday. The Gusties enter the series 6-1-1 overall, while the Falcons are 6-2-1.

Women’s Basketball Continues Home Stand Wednesday, Hosts Augsburg

The No. 12-ranked Gustavus women’s basketball team continues its six-game home stand at 7 p.m. Wednesday, hosting Augsburg University in a MIAC matchup. The Gusties enter the game 5-0 overall and 1-0 in the MIAC, while the Auggies are 4-2 and 1-0 in the league.

Women’s Swimming & Diving Wins Grinnell Pioneer Classic

The Gustavus women’s swimming & diving team took first place out of 11 teams Saturday at the Pioneer Classic, hosted by Grinnell College. The Gusties accumulated 1898.5 points, more than 800 points over second place Grinnell. After racing out to a first place start in Session 1 Friday night, the Gusties won eight of 15 events on Saturday and placed second in the remaining seven events. 

Women’s Basketball Wins Big In Conference Opener, 88-47 Over St. Olaf

After starting slow for the second consecutive game Saturday with just 11 points in the first quarter, the Gustavus women’s basketball team was able to kick it in gear during the second quarter and cruised to an 88-47 win over St. Olaf. The No. 12-ranked Gusties, who were able to play all 17 members on the roster, improve to 5-0 overall and 1-0 in the MIAC, while St. Olaf drops to 2-6 overall and 0-1 in the league.

Women’s Hockey Completes Sweep, Defeats Bethel 4-2

The No. 7-ranked Gustavus women’s hockey team completed the sweep over Bethel University on Saturday afternoon, winning 4-2 at Don Roberts Ice Rink. The victory moves the Gusties to 6-1-1 overall and 5-1 in the MIAC, while the Royals fall to 3-6-1 overall and 1-4-1 in the league.

Men’s And Women’s Swimming & Diving Squads Sit In First Place After Session 1 At Pioneer Classic

The Gustavus men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams kicked off competition Friday at the Grinnell Pioneer Classic and both teams sit in first place after the first session. The Gustie men accumulated 523 points, ahead of second place Grinnell with 310 points, while the Gustie women posted 392 points, ahead of second place Grinnell with 286 points

Women’s Hockey Tops Bethel 3-1

The No. 7-ranked Gustavus women’s hockey team defeated Bethel University 3-1 Friday night. The win moves the Gusties to 5-1-1 overall and 4-1 in the MIAC, while the Royals fall to 3-5-1 overall and 1-3-1 in the league.

Women’s Hoops Opens MIAC Play Saturday, Hosts St. Olaf

The No. 12-ranked Gustavus women’s basketball team wraps up a three-game week at 3 p.m. Saturday, hosting St. Olaf in the MIAC opener. The Gusties are 4-0 to start the season, while the Oles are 2-5.

Klug, Larson Named November Student-Athletes Of The Month

Cross country runner Sadie Klug (Sr., Waseca, Minn.) and swimmer Nolan Larson (Fy., West Des Moines, Iowa) have been selected as the Gustavus Adolphus College November Female and Male Student-Athletes-of-the-Month, presented by Thrivent Financial and voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Department.

Women’s Hockey Back To MIAC Action This Weekend Against Bethel

After nearly two weeks off, the No. 7-ranked Gustavus women’s hockey team is set to compete against Bethel in a home and home series this weekend. Friday’s game in Blaine starts at 7 p.m., while Saturday’s game in St. Peter begins at 2 p.m. The Gusties enter the weekend with a 4-1-1 overall record and 3-1 mark in the MIAC, while the Royals are 3-4-1 overall and 1-2-1 in the league.