‘Women’s Sports’ Category

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Women’s Basketball Set For NCAA Tournament Game Against Rose-Hulman

The Gustavus women’s basketball team is set to take on Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in the opening round of the NCAA Championships at 5 p.m. Friday. The four-team regional round is hosted by UW-Whitewater with the host Warhawks taking on UW-Superior at 7 p.m. Friday. The winners Friday will face each other at 7 p.m. Saturday, with the winner advancing to the round of 16.

Miller, Rice, Gonsorowski Honored In MIAC Women’s Hoops Postseason Awards

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its women’s basketball postseason awards Wednesday afternoon, with four Gustavus student-athletes received recognition. Mikayla Miller (Sr., Goodhue, Minn.) and Miranda Rice (Sr., Forest Lake, Minn.) were named All-Conference, Ava Gonsorowski (Fy., Esko, Minn.) was named Rookie of the Year, and Kendall Thompson (Jr., Eden Prairie, Minn.) earned All-Conference Honorable Mention.

Gymnastics Hosts 2018 WIAC/NCGA West Regional Championship

Gustavus Adolphus College is set to host the 45th annual 2018 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Women’s Gymnastics Championship/National Collegiate Gymnastics Association West Regional (presented by Culver’s) at Lund Center (Gus Young Court) on Sunday, March 4.

Women’s Basketball Earns At-Large Bid To NCAA Championships, Faces Rose-Hulman At UW-Whitewater

The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) on Monday afternoon announced the 64-team field for its Division III Women’s Basketball Championship and Gustavus (22-6) is selected to face No. 20-ranked Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology (24-3) in the first round at 5 p.m. Friday, March 2, hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.

Five Gusties Named MIAC Women’s Hockey All-Conference

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its women’s hockey postseason awards Monday afternoon and five Gusties were named All-Conference. Diana Draayer (Sr., Deephaven, Minn.), Kaitlyn Klein (Sr., Plymouth, Minn.), Erica Power (Sr., Lakeville, Minn.), Kristen Cash (So., Roseville, Minn.), and Amanda DiNella (Jr., Oakbrook Terrace, Ill.) received All-MIAC recognition for their performances throughout the 2017-18 regular season.

Softball Drops Two To Complete Play At Rochester Regional Bubble

The Gustavus softball team ended its weekend at the Rochester Regional Bubble with a pair of losses Sunday. The Gusties lost 8-3 to Nebraska Wesleyan and 3-2 to Carroll, moving their overall record to 1-3.

Women’s Tennis Falls In Two Sunday Matches

The No. 29-ranked Gustavus women's tennis team dropped two 4-1 decisions against Division II Northwestern Ohio University and Division I Butler University on Sunday as its record fall to 1-5 on the young season.

Gymnastics Drops Regular Season Finale At Hamline 184.775-179.525

The Gustavus gymnastics team concluded its 2018 regular season schedule Sunday afternoon, dropping a 184.775-179.525 decision at Hamline University during a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference dual meet.

Softball Splits On Opening Day

The Gustavus softball team split two games to start its season Saturday at the Rochester Regional Bubble, losing to Coe College 10-1 in five innings and rebounding with a 4-3 win over UW-La Crosse.

Early Lead Fades Away As Women’s Basketball Falls In MIAC Championship Game

The Gustavus women’s basketball team was unable to upend league champion St. Thomas Saturday in the MIAC playoff title game, losing 62-56. The Gusties led after the first quarter, but seven unanswered points in the second quarter gave the Tommies the advantage for good as they secured an automatic bid to the NCAA tournament. Gustavus will wait to see if it receives an at-large bid when the NCAA announces the championship field Monday afternoon.