‘Women’s Sports’ Category

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Track & Field Cancels Invitational On Saturday

Due to more than a foot of snow on the ground and potentially more on the way this week, Gustavus track & field has cancelled its home invitational scheduled for Saturday, April 21. The Gusties instead will travel to Concordia-Moorhead on Saturday to compete. Details of the meet will be posted as soon as they become available.

Women’s Golf Takes Fifth At Illinois Wesleyan Invite, Swenson Second Individually

The Gustavus women’s golf team finished fifth out of 18 teams Sunday at the Kathy Niepagen Spring Fling, hosted by Illinois Wesleyan University, posting a two-round total of 320-327-647.

Women’s Tennis Cancels Sunday Home Matches Due To Bubble’s Partial Roof Collapse

The Gustavus women's tennis team's non-conference matches against Southwest Minnesota State University and Minnesota State University-Mankato on Sunday, April 15 have been cancelled due to a portion of the Swanson Tennis Center's roof collapsing from the heavy snowfall.

Women’s Golf In Fifth Place After First Round At Illinois Wesleyan Invite

The Gustavus women's golf team kicked off its spring season Saturday at the Kathy Niepagen Spring Fling, hosted by Illinois Wesleyan University, and sits in fifth place out of 18 teams after the first of two rounds. The Gusties carded a 320, which is 11 strokes behind the leader and host Illinois Wesleyan. Huntingdon College is in second with a 314 and DePauw University is in third at 318.

Gustie Spring Sports Forced To Adjust Schedules

As the winter weather in Minnesota continues its unrelenting pressure into mid-April, spring sports teams at Gustavus have been forced to make a number of changes to events originally scheduled for Saturday, April 14.

Softball Falls Twice At St. Thomas

The Gustavus softball team suffered its second straight sweep Thursday at St. Thomas, losing 9-1 and 12-6. The losses drop the Gusties to 4-14 overall and 0-4 in the MIAC, while the Tommies improve to 17-5 overall and 7-1 in the league.

Women’s Track & Field Competes Well At Maverick Invite

The Gustavus women’s track & field team returned to action on Wednesday, competing at the Minnesota State University Spring Invitational, turning in several notable finishes.

Softball Swept By Saint Ben’s In Home Opener

The Gustavus softball team was swept in its home opener, losing 5-0 and 8-2 to Saint Benedict on Wednesday at Hollingsworth Field. The losses drop the Gusties to 4-12 overall and 0-2 in the MIAC, while the Blazers improve to 15-5 overall and 2-2 in the league.

Aney Named MIAC Women’s Tennis Athlete Of The Week

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its Athlete of the Week award winner for women’s tennis on Tuesday and Gustavus’s Katie Aney (Sr., Rochester, Minn.) was honored with the distinction.

More Schedule Changes Ahead For Softball, 50th Season Celebration Now April 22

As Old Man Winter continues to rear his ugly head, the Gustavus softball team is forced to reevaluate its upcoming schedule. Sunday’s home doubleheader against Macalester has been moved to the Dundas Dome in Dundas, Minn. beginning at 11 a.m. The softball program was also set to celebrate its 50th season on Sunday with a family, friends, and alumni gathering between games, but that has been moved to April 22.