Athletics

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Swanson Named MIAC Women’s Indoor Field Athlete-Of-The-Week

Gustavus thrower Sarah Swanson (Fairbanks, Alaska) won not once, but twice, with a pair of spectacular performances last weekend at the St. Olaf Invite. The Gustie senior finished first in both her events - the shot put and weight throw - with distances that rank among the top two in the MIAC this season. For her performance, the MIAC sports information directors honored Swanson Wednesday with the MIAC Women's Indoor Field Athlete-of-the-Week award.

Track & Field: Swanson, ReMine And Bahr Join KNUJ For Gustie Spotlight

Gustavus track and field athletes Sarah Swanson (Sr., Fairbanks, Alaska) and Ed ReMine (Jr., Mantorville, Minn.), and Head Coach Dale Bahr joined the voice of the Golden Gusties Tom Wheeler on Saturday morning for the Gustie Spotlight, which aired on AM 860 KNUJ.

Men’s Basketball Faces Tough Test Wednesday At No. 5 St. Thomas

The Gustavus men’s basketball team begins a three-game road trip with a tough test at 7 p.m. Wednesday at No. 5-ranked St. Thomas. The Tommies won game one of the series 71-53 on Jan. 6 in St. Peter. The Gusties enter the matchup with a 9-10 overall record and 6-8 mark in the MIAC, while the Tommies are 17-1 overall and 12-1 in the league. Gustavus is trying to extend a four-game winning streak, while St. Thomas has won 13 straight.

Women’s Basketball Hosts Key MIAC Battle With No. 11 St. Thomas On Wednesday

The Gustavus Adolphus College women’s basketball team hosts No. 12 University of St. Thomas on Wednesday, Feb. 3 in a game featuring two of the MIAC's top-three teams. The Gusties enter the game with a 14-5 overall record and 9-3 mark in the conference, while the Tommies are 16-3 overall and 10-2 in MIAC.

Alex Kopp And Gary Cooper Named January Student-Athletes-Of-The-Month

Junior gymnast Alex Kopp (Long Lake, Minn.) and senior men’s basketball player Gary Cooper (Detroit, Mich.) have been selected as the Gustavus Adolphus College January Female and Male Student-Athletes-of-the-Month, presented by Thrivent Financial and voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Department.

Women’s Hockey Falls Just Short In 6-5 Loss At Concordia

Despite trailing 6-3 with four minutes to play, the Gustavus Adolphus College women's hockey team made a game of it, scoring two goals in the final minutes to bring themselves within one. However, their opponent held strong and the Gusties eventually fell by a 6-5 count to Concordia College on Saturday at Moorhead Sports Center. The loss drops Gustavus to 7-8-4 overall and 6-3-3 in the MIAC, while the Cobbers improve to 10-8-1 overall and 8-4-0 in the league.

Men’s Hockey Shut Out 3-0 By Concordia

The Gustavus Adolphus College men’s hockey team suffered a 3-0 shutout by Concordia College on Saturday at Don Roberts Ice Rink. While the Gusties fought hard, with both teams going scoreless in the first period, Gustavus allowed three Cobber goals during the remainder of the game. The loss brings the Gusties to 4-11-4 overall and 3-5-2 in the MIAC, while the Cobbers improve to 8-9-2 overall and 6-3-1 in the league.

Women’s Basketball Wins Big With 86-49 Victory Over Macalester

The Gustavus Adolphus College women's basketball took control from the start and never regressed, earning an 86-49 victory over Macalester College on Saturday afternoon at Gus Young Court. The win is the third straight for the Gusties who are now 14-5 overall and 9-3 in the conference. The Scots fall to 7-12 overall and 2-10 with the defeat.

Men’s Basketball Cruises To 92-67 Victory Over Macalester

The Gustavus men’s basketball team continued its winning ways Saturday afternoon at Gus Young Court, cruising to a 92-67 victory over Macalester College. The Gusties claim their fourth straight and improve to 9-10 overall and 6-8 in the MIAC, while the Scots fall to 3-16 overall and 1-13 in the league.

Women’s Basketball Hosts Macalester Today

The Gustavus Adolphus College women’s basketball team takes on Macalester College on Saturday, Jan. 30 at Gus Young Court, with tipoff set for 3 p.m. The Gusties enter the game with a 13-5 overall record and 8-3 mark in the conference, while the Scots are 7-11 overall and 2-9 in MIAC.