Athletics

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Men’s Tennis Upsets No. 3 Chicago 6-3

Six days after suffering a shutout loss to the No. 6-ranked team in the country, the No. 8-ranked Gustavus men’s tennis team upset No. 3 Chicago 6-3 Friday night in a rematch of last season’s NCAA Central Region championship. The Gusties are now 16-8 overall and 7-2 against Division III nationally ranked teams.

Gustie Spring Sports Forced To Adjust Schedules

As the winter weather in Minnesota continues its unrelenting pressure into mid-April, spring sports teams at Gustavus have been forced to make a number of changes to events originally scheduled for Saturday, April 14.

Softball Falls Twice At St. Thomas

The Gustavus softball team suffered its second straight sweep Thursday at St. Thomas, losing 9-1 and 12-6. The losses drop the Gusties to 4-14 overall and 0-4 in the MIAC, while the Tommies improve to 17-5 overall and 7-1 in the league.

Women’s Track & Field Competes Well At Maverick Invite

The Gustavus women’s track & field team returned to action on Wednesday, competing at the Minnesota State University Spring Invitational, turning in several notable finishes.

Men’s Track & Field Competes Well At Maverick Invite

The Gustavus men's track & field team returned to action on Wednesday, competing at the Minnesota State University Spring Invitational, turning in several top finishes.

Softball Swept By Saint Ben’s In Home Opener

The Gustavus softball team was swept in its home opener, losing 5-0 and 8-2 to Saint Benedict on Wednesday at Hollingsworth Field. The losses drop the Gusties to 4-12 overall and 0-2 in the MIAC, while the Blazers improve to 15-5 overall and 2-2 in the league.

Baseball Splits With Johnnies In MIAC Opener, Headlined By Game Two Walk-Off

The Gustavus baseball team opened Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play on Wednesday afternoon at Gustie Baseball Field, splitting with the No. 25/27-ranked Saint John's University, headlined by a 2-1 walk-off win in game two.

Aney Named MIAC Women’s Tennis Athlete Of The Week

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its Athlete of the Week award winner for women’s tennis on Tuesday and Gustavus’s Katie Aney (Sr., Rochester, Minn.) was honored with the distinction.

Men’s Golf Bobby Krig Invitational Cancelled

Due to forecasted inclement weather and unplayable course conditions, the Gustavus men’s golf team has cancelled the Bobby Krig Invitational, which was scheduled for Sunday at Ridges at Sand Creek in Jordan, Minn. and Monday at the Le Sueur Country Club in Le Sueur, Minn. The event may be rescheduled for a later date.

More Schedule Changes Ahead For Softball, 50th Season Celebration Now April 22

As Old Man Winter continues to rear his ugly head, the Gustavus softball team is forced to reevaluate its upcoming schedule. Sunday’s home doubleheader against Macalester has been moved to the Dundas Dome in Dundas, Minn. beginning at 11 a.m. The softball program was also set to celebrate its 50th season on Sunday with a family, friends, and alumni gathering between games, but that has been moved to April 22.