‘Women’s Sports’ Category

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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.

Athletics Department Set To Host Third Annual “Golden Gusties” Awards Banquet May 15

The Gustavus Adolphus College Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is set to host the third annual all-athlete, end of the year banquet entitled the “Golden Gusties” on Monday, May 15 in Don Roberts Ice Rink. The Golden Gusties is an awards banquet celebrating the accomplishments of the College’s athletic teams and its student-athletes over the course of the 2016-17 academic year.

Women’s Golf Claims Runner-Up Finish At Bethel’s Royal Match

The Gustavus women's golf team turned in a team score of 310 to take a second place finish Sunday at Deer Run Golf Club during the final round of the Bethel Royal Match.

Softball Swept At St. Olaf In Two Pitcher’s Duels

The Gustavus softball team was shutout by scores of 2-0 and 1-0 in a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader Sunday afternoon at St. Olaf College.

Women’s Tennis Back On Track, Shuts Out St. Kate’s, Saint Ben’s

The Gustavus women’s tennis got back to its winning ways Sunday at home, shutting out St. Catherine and Saint Benedict 9-0. The wins move the Gusties to 15-7 overall and 7-1 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, while the Wildcats drop to 11-5 (6-3 MIAC) and the Blazers move to 9-13 (2-7 MIAC).

Women’s Golf Sits In Second After Day One Of Bethel Royal Match

The Gustavus women's golf team shot a team score of 313 to finish in second place in round one of Bethel's Royal Match Saturday afternoon at Deer Run Golf Club.

Men’s And Women’s Track & Field Both Take Second At Carleton Relays

The Gustavus men’s and women’s track & field teams enjoyed a number of quality performances at the 70th Annual Carleton Relays Saturday. The men’s team took second place out of 10 teams with 135 points, while the women also took second out of eight teams with 185 points. St. Thomas won the men’s team competition with 161.5 points, while Macalester won the women’s side with 200 points.

Women’s Tennis Drops First MIAC Match 5-4 At Carleton

The No. 36 Gustavus women’s tennis team’s eight-match win streak within the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, dating back to last year, was snapped Saturday as No. 39 Carleton claimed a slim 5-4 victory in a battle of unbeaten teams in the league. The rematch of the 2016 MIAC playoff championship went down to the wire, but it was the Knights coming out on top this time with three tiebreaker victories in singles play to seal the victory.

Softball Swept By Tommies On Strikeout Cancer Day

The Gustavus softball team was held scoreless in a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader Saturday afternoon at Gustie Softball Field, losing by scores of 5-0 and 3-0 against the University of St. Thomas on Strikeout Cancer day.