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Men’s Hoops Wins in OT Over Bethel, Swanson Scores 38

After six second half lead changes Wednesday night the Gustavus men's basketball team came out on the winning end of a 96-92 overtime decision against Bethel, improving to 8-10 overall and 8-5 in the MIAC.

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.

86 Gusties Named Fall Sport MIAC Academic All-Conference

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) announced its Academic All-Conference selections for the 2022 fall semester and 86 Gustavus student-athletes received distinction. 

Jensen Selected MIAC Men’s Diver of the Week

Andrew Jensen led all MIAC divers at the Point Invitational over the weekend, scoring 405.70 off the 1-meter board and 457.85 off the 3-meter board.

Kes Named MIAC Women’s Indoor Field Athlete of the Week

 Madi Kes had a record breaking weekend at the Macalester Vanessa Seljeskog Classic. Kes broke not only her 2022 standing meet record of 11.19 on the triple jump, but, with a distance of 11.70 meters, Kes set a new school record. Kes’ jump was good for first overall in the triple jump, first in the conference, and is the seventh best distance in NCAA Division III this season. On top of that performance, Kes added a fourth place finish in the long jump, good for sixth in the MIAC. For her performance, Kes was named MIAC MIAC Women’s Indoor Field Athlete of the Week.

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 Swim & Dive Wins Point Invite, Men Take Second

The Gustavus women's swim & dive team won the Point Invite on Saturday with a score of 1016, while the Gustie men finished second at 1014 points. 

Men’s Hockey Earns First MIAC Win, 4-3 at Augsburg

The Gustavus men's hockey team won its first conference game of the season, 4-3, Saturday night at Augsburg.

Track and Field Sets Records at Macalester Vanessa Seljeskog Classic

Gustavus track and field competed at the Macalester Vanessa Seljeskog Classic on Satuday, and set a few records in the process.

Gymnastics Scores 182.300 at UW-Oshkosh

Facing one of the top teams in the nation, Gustavus gymnastics had a tough WIAC matchup in UW-Oshkosh on Saturday. While the Gusties ultimately fell to Oshkosh 182.300-188.675, they continue to improve, posting their highest team score this season.