‘Women’s Sports’ Category

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Women’s Hockey Falls To St. Thomas 5-3

St. Thomas 5, Gustavus 3 (Box) MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn. – After posting a six-goal effort in its conference opener less than 24 hours prior, the Gustavus Adolphus College women’s hockey team could not hold off the University of St. Thomas in the teams’ series finale, falling 5-3 in a game played Saturday afternoon at the St. […]


Women’s Cross Country Places 11th of 30 At NCAA Central Region Meet

Complete Results PELLA, Iowa – The Gustavus Adolphus College women’s cross country team placed 11th of 30 teams at the NCAA Central Region Meet that was held on Saturday afternoon at Central College. The Gusties scored a 267, just 11 points behind ninth place Wartburg College. The University of St. Thomas won the meet with a […]


Women’s Swimming & Diving Earns 153-141 Win Over St. Olaf In Dual

Complete Results ST. PETER, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus College women’s swimming and diving teams earned a 153-141 victory over St. Olaf College on Friday evening at the Vic Gustafson Pool. “We knew this was going to be a very close meet,” said Coach Jon Carlson. “We knew St. Olaf had beaten St. Thomas last week and […]


Cross Country Teams To Compete In NCAA Central Region Championships

Regional Championship Website SAINT PETER, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus College men’s and women’s cross country teams are set to compete at the 2015 NCAA Division III Central Region Championships being held on Saturday at Central College in Pella, Iowa.  The women’s race will begin at 11 a.m. with the men’s race to follow at 12:30 p.m. […]


Women’s Hockey Defeats St. Thomas 6-4 Behind Draayer’s Hat Trick

Sophomore forward Diana Draayer earned a hat trick in Friday's 6-4 win over No. 4 St. Thomas. Gustavus 6, St. Thomas 4 (Box) | Photo Gallery ST. PETER, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus College women’s hockey team was able to find a way on Friday evening, as it earned a 6-4 victory over No. 4 University of […]


Women’s Soccer Nearly Completes Comeback, Drops Heartbreaker 2-1 To Wheaton At NCAA Tourney

It was a battle all the way to the final seconds as the Gustavus women’s soccer team nearly completed the comeback on Friday night in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament, but Wheaton was able to make a number of late-game saves and escaped with a 2-1 win over the Gusties. With the loss, the Gusties finish their remarkable turnaround season with a 13-7-1 overall record.


Women’s Hockey To Take On No. 4 St. Thomas This Weekend

ST. PETER, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus College women’s hockey team is set to compete in its first Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) series on Friday and Saturday against the University of St. Thomas. The series should be a competitive one, as the Gusties enter the series with an overall record of 1-0-1 and ranked are […]


AVCA Names Sherden Region Coach Of The Year, Taylor And Holtan Also Honored

The American Volleyball Coaches Association announced its Division III Regional Awards on Thursday and three Gusties were honored. Rachelle Sherden was named Central Region Coach of the Year, while Alyssa Taylor (Sr., Trimont, Minn.) was named All-Region as a middle blocker and Nora Holtan (Fy., Rochester, Minn.) was named Honorable Mention and the Central Region Freshman of the Year.


Women’s Soccer Takes On Wheaton Tonight At NCAA Tourney

For the seventh time in program history and the first time since 1998, the Gustavus women’s soccer team is making an appearance in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) tournament. The Gusties (13-6-1) received the No. 3 seed in the Whitewater, Wis. regional and are set to face the No. 2 seed Wheaton College (15-6) at 8 p.m. Friday at Fiskum Field.


Four Gusties Named MIAC Women’s Soccer All-Conference, Burnett-Kurie Coach-Of-The-Year

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its 2015 Women’s Soccer Awards on Thursday and Gustavus took home two of the top four honors. Laura Burnett-Kurie was named Coach-of-the-Year and goalkeeper Ashley Becker (Fy., Farmington, Minn.) was named Rookie-of-the-Year. Joining Becker on the All-MIAC Team are Maddison Ackliss (Jr., Fairbanks, Alaska), Sophie Leininger (So., Plymouth, Minn.) and Josie Mazzone (So., Rapid City, S.D.)