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Gymnastics Opens Season With Conference Win At UW-Oshkosh

The Gustavus gymnastics team started its season Saturday with a dual victory for the first time since 2007, defeating the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh 175.550-174.725 in a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference meet.

Miranda Rice Leads Women’s Basketball To 71-50 Win Over Saint Benedict

The Gustavus women's basketball team was led by Miranda Rice's (Jr., Forest Lake, Minn.) career-high 30 points in the 71-50 win over the College of Saint Benedict Saturday afternoon at Gus Young Court.

Hot Shooting Saint John’s Downs Men’s Basketball 73-56

The Gustavus men’s basketball team had a tough time slowing down the hot shooting of Saint John’s Saturday, losing 73-56. The loss drops the Gusties to 3-9 overall and 3-4 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, while the Johnnies improve to 8-3 overall and 4-2 in the league.

Women’s Hockey Shuts Out St. Norbert, 1-0

The Gustavus women's hockey team started off the new year using all three of its goaltenders to combine for a 1-0 shutout over St. Norbert College Saturday afternoon at Don Roberts Ice Rink.

Gymnastics Kicks Off 2017 Season Saturday At UW-Oshkosh

After taking a step forward last season, the Gustavus gymnastics team looks to keep improving this year with a veteran group as the 2017 campaign begins Saturday at UW-Oshkosh. Head Coach Aryn DeGrood enters her third season at the helm and returns 15 letterwinners to this season’s squad, which she feels has a lot of potential.

Men’s Hockey Hosts UW-Stout Saturday After 27-Day Winter Break

The Gustavus men’s hockey team hosts UW-Stout at 7:05 p.m. Saturday in the first game after a 27-day winter break. The Gusties enter tomorrow's game with a 1-8-3 overall record, while UW-Stout is 6-7. Gustavus last faced No. 7-ranked UW-Eau Claire on Dec. 10 and held the Blugolds to a 2-2 tie at Don Robers Ice Rink. The Blue Devils fell 6-5 to Northland College in their most recent game. UW-Stout will face Hamline University tonight before facing the Gusties in Saturday’s non-conference matchup.

Men’s Basketball Welcomes Saint John’s To Town Saturday

The Gustavus men’s basketball team continues its four-game homestand Saturday as it takes on Saint John’s at 3 p.m. in a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference game. The Gusties enter the contest 3-8 overall and 3-3 in the MIAC after a thrilling 78-75 win over Augsburg on Wednesday, while the Johnnies are 7-3 overall and 3-2 in the league after a 74-73 loss to Concordia on Wednesday.

Women’s Basketball Continues MIAC Play Hosting Saint Ben’s

The Gustavus Adolphus College women’s basketball team continues Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play Saturday afternoon, hosting the College of Saint Benedict at Gus Young Court. The Gusties are set to tip off against the Blazers at 1 p.m.

Four Games, One Day: Gustavus Athletics Set To Host Winter Showcase Saturday

The Gustavus Adolphus College Athletics Department is set to host its Winter Showcase on Saturday, Jan. 7, which will feature four games on the College campus – men’s and women’s basketball, and men’s and women’s hockey. By donating an item(s) for the St. Peter Food Shelf, fans will be admitted to all four events. All games will be played at Lund Center.

Women’s Hockey Begins Second Half Hosting St. Norbert

The Gustavus women’s hockey team is set to begin the second half of the 2016-17 campaign Saturday afternoon, hosting St. Norbert College for a non-conference matchup.