Athletics

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Volleyball Captures NCAA Region Title, Advances To ‘Elite 8’

Gustavus volleyball punched its ticket to the NCAA quarterfinals Saturday night, upsetting region host and No. 1 seed Northwestern-St. Paul in four sets. The Gusties captured their first region championship in program history and reach the “Elite 8” for the first time since 1984.

Men’s Hockey Falters In Third Period, Falling 5-3 Versus UW-Stout

Down two goals after the first period, the Gustavus men's hockey team came out of the break with two of their own but gave up three to eventually fall by a 5-3 decision Saturday evening against the University of Wisconsin-Stout at Don Roberts Ice Rink.

Women’s Hockey Sweeps St. Olaf With 3-0 Shutout

The Gustavus women's hockey team earned a series sweep over St. Olaf College Saturday afternoon, led by a shutout performance from Amanda DiNella (Jr., Oakbrook Terrace, Ill.) and Bailey Jackson (Fy., Chaska, Minn.), as well as a three-point game from Erica Power (Sr., Lakeville, Minn.) in the 3-0 victory.

Football Posts Season Finale Shutout Over Carleton

The Gustvaus football team blanked Carleton College by a score of 52-0 during the season finale and senior day Saturday afternoon at Hollingsworth Field, finishing the season with a 5-5 overall record and 4-4 mark in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

Women’s Cross Country Finishes 6th At NCAA Central Region, Men 12th

The Gustavus men’s and women’s cross country teams competed at the NCAA Central Region meet Saturday, hosted by Carleton College. The women’s team posted a sixth place finish out of 32 teams, while the men took 12th out of 29. Sadie Klug (Sr., Waseca, Minn.) led the women with a 15th place finish, crossing the line in a career-best time of 22:26.5, which is tied for the 20th best 6K time in program history. Andrew Stumbo (Fy., Boone, Iowa) paced the men’s squad, finishing in 38th place with a time of 26:03.9.

Men’s Hockey Earns 3-1 Win Over UW-Superior

The Gustavus men's hockey team tallied an even strength, power play, and shorthanded goal in a 3-1 non-conference victory over the University of Wisconsin-Superior Friday evening at Don Roberts Ice Rink.

Volleyball Advances To Region Championship, Defeats Wartburg In Four Sets

For the first time in the 49-year history of Gustavus volleyball, the Gusties have advanced to a NCAA region championship match – also distinguished as the “Sweet 16” – after defeating Wartburg College in four sets Friday evening at the Ericksen Center on the campus of the University of Northwestern-St. Paul.

Klein’s Two Goals Leads Women’s Hockey To Victory Over St. Olaf

The Gustavus women's hockey team opened its 2017-18 Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference slate with a 4-1 victory over St. Olaf College Friday evening at Don Roberts Ice Rink, led by a two goal performance from Kaitlyn Klein (Sr., Plymouth, Minn.). 

Swimming & Diving Hosts St. Olaf For MIAC Dual Meet Saturday

The Gustavus men's and women's swimming & diving teams host St. Olaf College at 1 p.m. Saturday for a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference dual meet at Vic Gustafson Pool. 

Cross Country Prepared For NCAA Regional Saturday

The Gustavus men's and women's cross country teams are set to compete in the NCAA Central Region meet Saturday in Northfield, Minn., hosted by Carleton College. The men's race begins at 11 a.m. and the women start at noon.