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St. Thomas Walk-Off Homer Ends Baseball’s Season In MIAC Playoffs

The Gustavus baseball team surrendered a walk-off solo home run in the bottom of the 10th inning to fall 6-5 against the University of St. Thomas in a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Playoff matchup on Saturday, ending the Gusties’ season.

Men’s Tennis Upset By Whitman In NCAA Region Championship

In a match that lasted four hours, visiting Whitman College pulled off a 5-4 upset over the Gustavus men’s tennis team Saturday at the Brown Outdoor Tennis Complex, capturing the NCAA region championship and advancing to the national quarterfinals for the first time since 1988. The No. 6-ranked Gusties jumped out to a 2-1 lead after doubles and won the first singles match, but the No. 20-ranked Blues won at Nos. 1, 3, and 6 before the clincher at No. 5.

Women’s Tennis Season Ends With 5-2 Loss At UW-Whitewater

The No. 28-ranked Gustavus women's tennis team ended its postseason run Saturday in the second round of the NCAA Championships, losing 5-2 to No. 34 UW-Whitewater. The Gusties finish with an 18-8 overall record. 

Women’s Track & Field In Sixth After Day One Of MIAC Outdoor Championships

The Gustavus women's track & field team sit in sixth place of 11 teams after day one of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships, scoring 25 points on the campus of Carleton College. The University of St. Thomas is in first place with 54.5 points.

Men’s Track & Field In Sixth After Day One Of MIAC Outdoor Championships

The Gustavus men's track and field team sit in sixth place of 11 teams after day one of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships, scoring 23 points on the campus of Carleton College. The University of St. Thomas is in first place with 69 points.

Baseball Falls Short 6-3 Versus Saint John’s In MIAC Playoff Second Round

The No. 6 seed Gustavus baseball team was unable to come back from a six-run deficit versus the No. 1 seed Saint John's University Friday afternoon at CHS Field in the second round of the MIAC Playoffs, falling 6-3. 

Women’s Tennis Opens NCAA Tourney With 6-0 Win Over St. Scholastica

The No. 28-ranked Gustavus women's tennis team opened the NCAA Championships Friday afternoon with a 6-0 first round regional win over the College of St. Scholastica. Appearing in its 26th NCAA Tournament, Gustavus now owns a 38-27 overall record in the national playoff and has reached the regional semifinal for the third year in a row. 

Men’s Tennis Blanks Grinnell 5-0 To Open NCAA Championships

The No. 6-ranked Gustavus men’s tennis team made quick work of Grinnell in a NCAA Division III second round match, winning 5-0 at the Swanson Tennis Center. The Gusties got off to a slow start in doubles, but were able to rebound for the sweep followed by swift wins at Nos. 1 and 3 singles.

Eight Gusties Named To NFF Hampshire Honor Society

Gustie seniors earning a place on this year’s NFF Hamshire Honor Society include Casey Decker (Mapleton, Minn.), Scott Eischens (Sr., Victoria, Minn.), Nathan Hajder (Sr., Rogers, Minn.), Cameron Hufendick (Sr., Minneapolis, Minn.), Hunter Johnson (Cannon Falls, Minn.), Kevin Krohn, Alexander McHugh (Sr., New Prague, Minn.), and Chistopher Nelson (Sr., New London, Minn.).

10th Annual Women’s Hockey Golf Outing Set For June 18

The Gustavus women’s hockey program is set to host its 10th annual golf outing on Monday, June 18 at Le Sueur Country Club. The cost is $125 per person and proceeds will play an important role in supporting the costs of running a successful hockey program throughout the year.