‘Volleyball’ Category

Volleyball Wins in Four Sets Against Hamline

The Gustavus volleyball team got back on track Tuesday night with a 3-1 victory over Hamline at Gus Young Court. The Gusties won by set scores of 25-16, 25-17, 17-25, and 25-21, improving to 2-1 overall.

Volleyball Drops Five-Set Heartbreaker to Saint Mary’s

The Gustavus volleyball team was able to force a fifth set Saturday in its home opener, but lost in the tiebreaker to Saint Mary’s to drop to 1-1 overall. The Gusties lost by scores of 25-18, 17-25, 25-27, 25-15, 13-15.  

Kate Holtan Named MIAC Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week

Kate Holtan (Sr., Rochester) picked up right where she left off from the last time Gustavus played a volleyball match in 2019. On Sunday in the Gusties' season-opening match at Concordia, Holtan led the team with 18 kills in a straight-set victory.

Volleyball Wins Season Opener in Straight Sets at Concordia

The Gustavus volleyball team started its spring season Sunday at Concordia and came away with a straight-set victory. The Gusties won by set scores of 25-23, 25-18, and 31-29.

2021 Spring Volleyball Season Preview

After not having a traditional fall season due the pandemic, the Gustavus volleyball team is set to begin its truncated spring season Sunday afternoon at Concordia.

Wednesday Night Volleyball Postponed

Wednesday night's (March 31) Gustavus volleyball season-opening home match against Hamline is postponed due to COVID-19 testing protocols. The match is rescheduled for Tuesday, April 20 starting at 7 p.m.

Updated Spectator Policy for Gustavus Athletic Spring Events

A limited number of fans will be permitted at some Gustavus home sporting events this spring, beginning Tuesday, March 23. The recently updated Gustavus Athletic Department spectator policy for home athletic events this spring applies to baseball, softball, men’s and women’s soccer games, as well as men’s and women’s tennis matches this spring. Spectators will not be allowed at volleyball games, football scrimmages, or track & field events.

MIAC Announces Plans for Spring Competition

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Presidents' Council approved plans to move forward with spring and postponed fall sports competition. Teams may officially begin competing again as early as March 5.

Woman Coach Wednesday: Alyssa Taylor

We need more women in positions of influence. More women coaching women. More moms coaching youth teams. More women in athletic administration. I am proud to coach with an all-female staff. I am proud to coach in the MIAC, where ten out of twelve teams have females at the head of their volleyball programs AND is one of the most competitive conferences in Division III volleyball. I am proud to work at Gustavus, where our President is a female, our Dean of Students, Provost, and Head of Health Services are all females.

Gustie Women’s Athletics: A Family Affair for Hall of Fame Coach Gretchen Koehler

Travelling in a passenger van, eating sack lunches, and sleeping on floors. No, we’re not talking about some random Little League team – this was the state of affairs for Gustavus’s first women’s athletic team to participate in a national championship.