Athletics

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Men’s Hockey Earns Big Win, 6-3, Over Concordia

The Gustavus men’s hockey team picked up a huge 6-3 win over Concordia College on Friday night at Don Roberts Ice Rink. The Gusties improve to 4-10-3 overall and 3-4-2 in the MIAC, while the Cobbers fall to 7-9-2 overall and 5-3-1 in the league. The victory snaps a seven-game winless streak and marks the first win at home this season.

Women’s Hockey Wins Fourth Straight, Takes Down Concordia 4-3

The Gustavus Adolphus College women's hockey team won its fourth straight game on Friday evening, holding off a strong comeback effort from Concordia College in a 4-3 victory at Moorhead Sports Center. With the win, the Gusties jump to 7-7-4 overall, 6-2-3 in the MIAC, and are now within two points of first place in the conference standings, as the current first-place team, the University of St. Thomas, fell to the College of Saint Benedict 3-2 on Friday. Concordia drops to 9-8-1 overall and 7-4-0 in the MIAC with the loss.

Women’s Swimming & Diving Earns 155-138 Dual Win Over St. Thomas

In its final dual of the season, the Gustavus Adolphus College women’s swimming and diving team took care of business against one its chief MIAC rivals on Friday evening at the Anderson Athletic and Recreation Complex Aquatic Center. The Gusties won a total of 12 events and kept their unblemished dual record intact by defeating the University of St. Thomas 155-138.

Track & Field Teams Both Take Second At St. Olaf Invite

The Gustavus men’s and women’s track and field teams both took second place at the St. Olaf Invite on Friday. The men scored 161 points, while the women tallied 122 points. St. Thomas took first among the women’s teams with a score of 195, while Bethel took first on the men’s side with 186 points.

Gymnastics Falls To UW-Stout By .05 With Score Of 179.625

In a sport that involves so much scoring, its hard to imagine losing by five one-hundredths of point, but the Gustavus gymnastics team came out on the short end of a 179.675-179.625 decision Friday evening against the University of Wisconsin-Stout, moving to 1-2 in WIAC dual meets this season.

Men’s Swimming & Diving Falls To St. Thomas 210-87

The Gustavus Adolphus College men's swimming and diving team fell to the University of St. Thomas 210-87 in what served as the Gusties' final dual meet of the 2015-16 season. Gustavus earned three event wins against the defending MIAC Champion Tommies.

Men’s Hockey Welcomes Concordia For Home Doubleheader

The Gustavus men's hockey team is set to host Concordia College this weekend in a Friday-Saturday home doubleheader at Don Roberts Ice Rink. The Gusties enter the series with a 3-10-4 overall record and 2-4-2 mark in the MIAC, while the Cobbers are 7-8-2 overall and 5-2-1 in the league. Friday's game begins at 7:05 p.m. and Saturday's game is at 2:05 p.m.

Women’s Hockey Travels To Concordia For Road Series This Weekend

The Gustavus Adolphus College women’s hockey team returns to action this weekend with an away series against Concordia College on Friday and Saturday. Due to the distance between the two schools, Concordia hosts both games of the conference series, as Gustavus hosted both in 2014-15. On Friday, the Gusties and Cobbers play at 7 p.m., and play at 2 p.m. Saturday. Both games take place at the Moorhead Sports Center. Gustavus enters the series with a 6-7-4 overall record, and 5-2-3 mark in the MIAC, while Concordia comes in with at 9-7-1 overall and 7-3-0 in the league.

Men’s And Women’s Track & Field Kick Off Indoor Season Friday At St. Olaf

The Gustavus men’s and women’s track and field teams are set to kick off the indoor season Friday at the St. Olaf Triangular. The meet begins at 4 p.m. in the Tostrud Center and participants include St. Olaf and Bethel.

Gymnastics Competes At UW-Stout Friday

The Gustavus gymnastics team is set to take on UW-Stout at 6 p.m. Friday in Menomonie, Wis. for a dual meet. The Gusties are coming off a 180.775-180.200 victory over Winona State last Tuesday in St. Peter. Gustavus's score against Winona State was the highest in 12 years and first dual victory since 2013.