‘Volleyball’ Category

Tradition of Excellence: 2015 Volleyball Wins 27 Straight

In the absence of sports for the remainder of the 2019-20 academic year, Gustavus sports information will provide a series of stories to take a look back at great moments in Golden Gustie athletics history, celebrating its proud tradition of excellence.

47 Gusties Earn MIAC Fall Sport Academic All-Conference

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) announced its fall sport Academic All-Conference honorees on Tuesday and 47 Gustavus student-athletes received recognition. 

2019 Gustavus Athletics Year in Review

There's no better time to take a look back at the year that was as we prepare to flip the calendar into a new decade. Gustavus Athletics continued to display excellence throughout 2019, so here are a few of the highlights that happened during the past trip around the sun.

Kate Holtan Named AVCA All-America Honorable Mention

The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced its annual All-America Teams Tuesday with Kate Holtan (Jr., Rochester) receiving Honorable Mention honors for Gustavus.

Holtan Named AVCA All-Central Region

The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced its Division III Regional Awards on Thursday and Kate Holtan (Jr., Rochester) was named to the All-Central Region Team for the third consecutive season. Of the 14-member team, Holtan leads the group making her third appearance.

Holtan, Veldman Named October Student-Athletes of the Month

Volleyball outside hitter Kate Holtan (Jr., Rochester) and football quarterback Michael Veldman (Sr., Becker) have been named Gustavus Female and Male Student-Athletes of the Month, which is voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Department and presented by Thrivent Financial.

Embacher and Holtan Named MIAC All-Conference

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) came out with its annual volleyball awards Wednesday, and juniors Hailey Embacher (Jr., Mankato) and Kate Holtan (Jr., Rochester) were named MIAC all-conference. It is Holtan's third consecutive all-conference honor while Embacher is making her first appearance.

Volleyball Falls in MIAC Quarterfinals to Augsburg

The Gustavus volleyball team traveled to Minneapolis Tuesday night for their MIAC Quarterfinal matchup with No. 17 Augsbug and fell in three sets.

Volleyball Travels to Augsburg for MIAC Semifinal Tuesday

The Gustavus volleyball team begins its postseason Tuesday in the MIAC quarterfinals against Augsburg as they'll travel to Minneapolis for a 7 p.m. contest.

Volleyball Clinches MIAC Playoff Berth with 3-1 Win Over Saint Mary’s

The Gustavus volleyball team clinched the No. 5 seed in the MIAC postseason tournament Saturday with a 3-1 win over Saint Mary's. With the win the Gusties move to 14-14 overall and 7-4 in the MIAC.