‘Women’s Sports’ Category

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Track & Field Competes At Hamline’s Meet Of The UnSaintly

A contingent of the Gustavus men’s and women’s track & field teams competed at Hamline’s Meet of the UnSaintly Saturday.

Women’s Tennis Advances To MIAC Championship, Defeats St. Thomas 5-1

The Gustavus women’s tennis team earned a trip the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championship with a 5-1 victory over the University of St. Thomas Friday. The Gusties claimed two of three doubles matches and then won the first three singles to secure the victory. Gustavus improves to 18-7 overall, while the Tommies fall to 15-3.

Five Gusties Named Women’s Tennis All-Conference, Carlson Earns Chris Evert Award

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its women’s tennis postseason awards Thursday and five Gusties were recognized as All-Conference members. Cal Carlson (Sr., St. Peter, Minn.) highlighted the awards as she was honored with the Chris Evert Award, which annually recognizes a senior tennis student-athlete with outstanding sportsmanship and exemplary athletic, academic and humanitarian accomplishments.

Track & Field Competes At MSU-Mankato Twilight Meet

The Gustavus men’s and women’s track & field teams Wednesday competed in the annual Minnesota State University-Mankato Twilight Meet, making preparations for the conference meet next week. The Gusties posted a number of quality performances, which are listed below. Other teams competing in the meet included Augustana, Martin Luther, MSU-Mankato, Sioux Falls, South Dakota State, and Southwest Minnesota State.

Hensch, Heacox Named April Student-Athletes-Of-The-Month

Men's field specialist Michael Hensch (So., North Branch, Minn.) and softball pitcher/outfielder Hannah Heacox (Sr., Stillwater, Minn.) have been selected as the Gustavus Adolphus College April Male and Female Student-Athletes-of-the-Month, presented by Thrivent Financial and voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Department.

Women’s Golf Finishes Seventh At Carleton Invite

The Gustavus women's golf team wrapped up its regular season by turning in a team score of 333 to finish in seventh of 11 teams at Bellwood Oaks Golf Club on Saturday at the Carleton Invitational.

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.