‘Women’s Sports’ Category

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Special Teams Success Guides Women’s Hockey To 4-0 MIAC Semifinal Win Over Bethel

Four second period goals and a strong special teams performance by the Gustavus women’s hockey team resulted in a 4-0 win over Bethel Saturday afternoon in a MIAC semifinal playoff game at Don Roberts Ice Rink. The No. 5-ranked Gusties scored twice on the power play and killed off five Bethel skater advantages to advance to the MIAC championship game for the first time since 2014.

Women’s Tennis Drops Tight Match At DePauw, 5-4

The No. 29-ranked Gustavus women's tennis team dropped a close match at No. 23-ranked DePauw University Saturday morning as its overall record falls to 1-3 on the season.

Women’s Hoops Set For MIAC Playoff Championship Rematch At St. Thomas

The Gustavus women's basketball team gets another shot at the league champion in the MIAC playoff title game today. The Gusties (22-5) travel to St. Paul with hopes of upending top seed St. Thomas (24-2) after losing in the conference championship game last season on the Tommies' home court. Tipoff at Schoenecker Arena is slated for 3 p.m.

First Place Distance Medley Leads Women’s Track & Field At Day One Of MIAC Indoor Championships

The Gustavus women's track & field team scored 49 points to sit in fourth place of 12 teams after day one of the 2018 Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Indoor Championships Friday at Macalester College. 

Gymnastics Shines On Bars During Senior Night Loss Versus Winona State

The Gustavus gymnastics team compiled a season-high score of 45.850 on bars despite falling 182.200-183.825 against Winona State University Friday evening at Sponberg Gymnastics Studio during a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference dual meet and senior night.  

Women’s Hockey Hosts Bethel In MIAC Playoff Semifinals

The No. 5-ranked Gustavus women’s hockey team begins MIAC playoffs Saturday, hosting Bethel in the semifinal round. Puck-drop is set for 2 p.m. at Don Roberts Ice Rink. After claiming a share of their 15th MIAC regular season championship, the Gusties enter the game with a 19-2-4 record, while the Royals are 12-12-2 after defeating Concordia 4-3 in the quarterfinal round Thursday.

Women’s Basketball Advances To MIAC Title Game, Upsets Saint Ben’s 61-53

For the first time in program history, the Gustavus women’s basketball team won a MIAC playoff game on the road, upsetting No. 2 seed Saint Benedict 61-53 Thursday to punch its ticket to the conference championship game for the second straight year.

Softball Begins 50th Season This Weekend At Rochester Regional Bubble

The Gustavus softball team is set to begin the 2018 season – its 50th at the College – this weekend at the Rochester Regional Bubble. The Gusties will take on Coe at 1 p.m. Saturday followed by UW-La Crosse at 5 p.m. and then on Sunday face Nebraska Wesleyan at 11 a.m. and Carroll at 1 p.m.

Gymnastics Finishes Regular Season With Weekend Dual Meets

The Gustavus gymnastics team is set to wrap up its regular season campaign with two upcoming Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference dual matches. The Gusties host Winona State University Friday on senior night prior to heading to Hamline University Sunday afternoon. 

Women’s Basketball Travels To Saint Ben’s For MIAC Playoff Semifinal Showdown

The Gustavus women’s basketball team continues Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference playoffs Thursday at Saint Benedict. Tipoff for the semifinal game is 7 p.m. at the Claire Lynch Hall with a trip to the MIAC title game on the line. The No. 3 seed Gusties advanced to the semifinals with a 65-38 win over St. Catherine on Tuesday, while the No. 2 seed Blazers received a first round bye.