‘Women’s Sports’ Category

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Women’s Tennis Hands St. Thomas Its First Loss

The Gustavus women’s tennis team saved its best match of the season for last, ending the regular season with a 7-2 win over previously unbeaten St. Thomas. The win improves the Gusties to 17-7 overall and 9-1 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, while the Tommies fall to 14-1 overall and 8-1 in the league.

Softball Sweeps Carleton On Senior Day

The Gustavus softball team closed out the regular season with an exciting sweep over Carleton College Saturday afternoon at Gustie Softball Field, shutting out the Knights 3-0 in game one before an 11-inning 8-7 thrilling win in game two.

Track & Field Has Strong Showing At Drake Alternative, Rusty Gusties Shine

The Gustavus men’s and women’s track & field teams hosted the 17th Annual Drake Alternative meet Saturday and produced a number of first place finishes. A strong contingent of Gustavus alumni, affectionately known as “Rusty Gusties,” also competed and had a strong showing.

Softball Hosts Carleton For Senior Day

The Gustavus softball team closes out the 2017 campaign on Saturday, hosting a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader against Carleton College while the Gusties honor five seniors.

Women’s Tennis Shuts Out St. Olaf 9-0

The No. 39 Gustavus women’s tennis team shut out St. Olaf 9-0 Friday. The win improves the Gusties to 16-7 overall and 8-1 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, while the Oles drop to 7-9 overall and 2-8 in the league. The closest match of the day occurred at No. 1 singles as the No. 20-ranked doubles team of Michaela Schulz (Sr., Elk River, Minn.) and Ally Baker (Jr., Rosemount, Minn.) defeated Margaret Zimmermann and Erin McDonald 9-7. The other two doubles were clean sweeps, while the Gusties’ singles didn’t allow more than three points in a set.

Gustavus Ranks 36th In Nation As “Best College For Sports Lovers”

Gustavus Adolphus College ranks 36th among colleges and universities across the United States as a “Best College for Sports Lovers,” according to a recent list compiled by MONEY Magazine and Sports Illustrated. Among the top 100 schools across all three divisions of the National Collegiate Athletic Association, Gustavus ranks fifth in Division III and is the only member of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference on the list.

Women’s Golf Set For Carleton Spring Invitational

The Gustavus women's golf team prepares for its final regular season spring invite this weekend in Northfield, Minn. at the Carleton Spring Invitational.

Softball Drops Two At St. Kate’s

The Gustavus softball team was swept in a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader at St. Catherine University on Thursday, losing by scores of 9-3 and 5-4.

Track & Field To Host Drake Alternative Invite Saturday

After an impressive showing last Saturday at the Carleton Relays that saw second place finishes by both the Gustavus men’s and women’s track & field teams, the Gusties return home Saturday to host the Drake Alternative Invitational. The meet begins with field events at 10 a.m. followed by running events at 12:15 p.m. Teams competing include Augsburg, Bemidji State, Bethany Lutheran, Concordia-St. Paul, Crown, Gustavus, Martin Luther, Minnesota-Duluth, Minnesota-Morris, Minnesota State-Mankato, and St. Thomas.

Women’s Tennis Wraps Up Regular Season This Weekend

After claiming a pair of shutouts on Sunday, the Gustavus women’s tennis team wraps up the regular season Friday and Saturday. The Gusties host St. Olaf at 4 p.m. Friday and then close out the regular season at noon Saturday at St. Thomas. Gustavus has secured a spot in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference playoffs and is now jostling for seeding. The Gusties enter the weekend 15-7 overall and 7-1 in the MIAC, which has them in third place behind Carleton and St. Thomas, who both own a perfect 8-0 record in the league.