‘Women’s Basketball’ Category

Women’s Hoops Wins Eighth Straight, Completes Sweep of Augsburg

Gustavus women's basketball, ranked No. 25 in the nation, won its eighth-straight game Saturday afternoon, defeating Augsburg 55-43, completing the MIAC sweep of the Auggies. With the win, the Gusties, who sit first in the conference, improve to 16-2 overall and 13-2 in conference play.

Gusties Pick Up Key Win Over Bethel, 66-53

The red-hot Gusties, having won six straight, faced a familiar foe on Wednesday night. After all, the Bethel Royals were one of two teams to defeat Gustavus this season, coming from behind to win the MIAC contest, 70-66. But the Gusties were determined to make sure history didn't repeat itself.

Sanders Named MIAC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week

Anna Sanders averaged 15.3 points per game, 5.7 rebounds, 3.3 steals per game, and added seven assists during the Gusties perfect week. Against Carleton, Sanders posted 17 points, eight rebounds - including seven defensive - and six steals. For her performance, Sanders was named MIAC Women’s Basketball Defensive Player of the Week.

Women’s Hoops Continues Winning Ways, Defeats Carleton 87-40

The Gusties defeated Carleton by 47, 87-40, rolling to their sixth win in a row to keep hold of the top spot in the MIAC.

Women’s Hoops Nets Season-High 91 Points Over St. Olaf

The Gustavus women's basketball put up a season-high 91 points against St. Olaf on Wednesday night, cruising past the Oles 91-44 for the MIAC victory. Four Gusties scored in the double digits, helping the team improve to 13-2 overall and 10-2 in the conference.

Dominant Women’s Hoops Downs Hamline 84-55

The Gustavus women's basketball team erupted for 84 points, downing Hamline 84-55 in its first of three games this week. With the win, the Gusties improve to 9-2 in the conference to share the top spot with Bethel.

Women’s Hoops Tops SCU 76-31, Laurie Kelly Gets 400th Win

The Gustavus women's basketball team put up 76 points against St. Catherine Saturday afternoon, rolling past the Wildcats for their third straight MIAC victory. With the win, Head Coach Laurie Kelly tallies her 400th career coaching win. The Gusties improve to 11-2 overall and 8-2 in conference play.

Women’s Basketball Keeps Offense Rolling, Defeats St. Scholastica 75-48

The Gustavus women's basketball team kept its offense rolling, posting 75 points for the second game in a row, defeating St. Scholastica by a margin of 27 for the MIAC victory.

Women’s Hoops Smothers Carleton, Wins 75-40

Following their second loss of the season, and first loss at home, the Gustavus women's basketball team was eager to respond, and they did so in convincing fashion, rolling to a 75-40 MIAC victory over Carleton.

Gusties’ Second Half Slump Leads to 66-70 Loss to Bethel

Entering Wednesday's game against Bethel having won four straight, the Gusties looked to carry their success into the New Year. Unfortunately, the Royals had other plans.