‘Volleyball’ Category

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Volleyball Travels To Macalester Tonight

The Gustavus volleyball team hopes to stay in the win column tonight as it travels to Macalester College for a 7 p.m. Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference match. The Gusties enter the game as the No. 2 team in the league with a 5-1 record and are 14-4 overall, while the Scots are 10th in the standings at 1-5 and are 8-11 overall.

Volleyball Shuts Out Carleton 3-0

The Gustavus volleyball team got back to its winning ways Friday, shutting out Carleton 25-18, 25-23, 25-23 to improve to 14-4 overall and 5-1 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

Volleyball Hosts Cancer Awareness Match Friday Against Carleton

The Gustavus volleyball team is back to the friendly confines of Gus Young Court on Friday as it hosts Carleton College. The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference contest begins at 7 p.m. and is designated as a Cancer Awareness match. Fans in attendance are encouraged to wear orange apparel in support of all cancer types. The Gustie volleyball team is dedicating the match in memory of the late Dan Rupar and his family, Deb, Daly, and Shaefer.

Volleyball Suffers 3-1 Setback At UW-Stout

The Gustavus volleyball team suffered a 3-1 setback at the University of Wisconsin-Stout on Tuesday, falling to 13-4 overall. The Gusties lost by set scores of 25-23, 25-18, 18-25, 25-16.

Holtan, Knobbe Named September Student-Athletes-Of-The-Month

Sophomore volleyball player Nora Holtan (Rochester, Minn.) and senior men’s cross country runner Thomas Knobbe (Decorah, Iowa) have been selected as the Gustavus Adolphus College September Female and Male Student-Athletes-of-the-Month, presented by Thrivent Financial and voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Department.

Holtan Earns Third MIAC Volleyball Setter Of The Week Award

Gustavus setter Nora Holtan (So., Rochester, Minn.) had another stellar week to earn her third MIAC Volleyball Setter/Libero-of-the-Week award in the season's first five weeks. The sophomore, who also won the honor on Sept. 12 and 19, had 100 assists (12.5 per set), 28 digs, 17 kills and three aces as the Gusties (13-3, 4-1 MIAC) went 1-1 against two of the conference's top teams. Thursday Holtan had 52 assists, 12 digs, seven kills and two aces in a 3-1 loss to Augsburg, then led her team to a 3-1 win over St. Thomas Saturday with a triple-double of 48 assists, 16 digs, 10 kills and an ace.

Catch Up On The Gustie Spotlight

Catch up on each Gustie Spotlight this season by listening to the interviews on the Gustavus Game Central link.

Volleyball Bounces Back With 3-1 Win At St. Thomas

The Gustavus volleyball team earned a bounce-back victory Saturday at St. Thomas, defeating the Tommies in four sets, 25-20, 25-23, 21-25, 25-18, improving to 13-3 overall and 4-1 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

Volleyball Drops First MIAC Match Since 2014 In Four Sets At Augsburg

In a battle of the top two volleyball teams in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, Augsburg was able to take advantage of its home court advantage in a four-set victory, 28-26, 25-23, 17-25, 25-16, over Gustavus on Wednesday night. The loss snaps a 16-match win streak within MIAC play and an eight-match win streak overall, dropping the Gusties to 12-3 overall and 3-1 in the league. Augsburg improves to 10-6 overall and 4-0 in the MIAC.

Volleyball Tops St. Kate’s In Four Sets

The Gustavus volleyball team claimed its 16th consecutive victory against a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opponent Saturday afternoon, defeating St. Catherine in four sets 25-16, 25-19, 21-25, 25-15, improving to 12-2 overall and 3-0 in the league.