The Gustavus gymnastics team took third at the Blugold Invite Friday, hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. The Gusties posted a team score of 184.750, which is third best in school history, while host UW-Eau Claire won the meet at 186.300 – UW-Stout took second at 185.175.
The Gustavus softball team split two games Friday, moving its overall record to 3-1 as they fell 9-1 against the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire before defeating the University of Dubuque 6-5.
The Gustavus women's basketball team fell in the first round of the NCAA Tournament Friday versus DePauw University, losing by a score of 67-57. The Gusties end their season with a 25-3 overall record after making their sixth appearance in the NCAA Championships.
The No. 23-ranked Gustavus men’s tennis team is set to host the No. 17-ranked University of Wisconsin-Whitewater and Macalester College Saturday at Swanson Tennis Center. The Gusties (9-2 overall, 2-0 MIAC) will take on UW-Whitewater (5-3 overall) at 9:00 a.m. before Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference foe Macalester College (2-1 overall) at 6:00 p.m.
The Gustavus softball team heads back to the Rochester Regional Bubble this weekend, set for doubleheaders on Friday and Saturday. The Gusties are set to face the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and the University of Dubuque at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Friday and Dubuque and Grinnell College at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday.
Gustavus women's basketball players Hannah Howard (Sr., St. Paul, Minn.), Mikayla Miller (Jr., Goodhue, Minn.), and Miranda Rice (Jr., Forest Lake, Minn.) have been selected to the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Women's Basketball All-Conference Team, announced Thursday.
Women’s hockey player Kaitlyn Klein (Jr., Plymouth, Minn.) and men’s track and field mid-distance runner Kyle Fredrickson (Sr., Victoria, Minn.) have been selected as the Gustavus Adolphus College February Female and Male Student-Athletes-of-the-Month, presented by Thrivent Financial and voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Department.
The Gustavus gymnastics team is set for a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference invite at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire at 6:30 p.m. Friday. The Blugold Invite features the host Blugolds, Gustavus, and UW-Stout. Gustavus enters the meet with a 2-10 overall record and 2-3 mark in the WIAC, while UW-Eau Claire is 2-11 (1-4 WIAC), and UW-Stout is 3-5 (2-2 WIAC).
The No. 14/19-ranked Gustavus women’s basketball team is set to make its sixth appearance in the national tournament, facing No. 11-ranked DePauw University in Oshkosh, Wis on Friday. The Gusties earned one of 21 at-large bids in the 64-team national field and are in a four-team regional bracket that also includes the No. 13/16-ranked University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh and Calvin College. The winners of Friday’s games play each other at 7 p.m. Saturday, in hopes of advancing to one of four sectional sites.
The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its men’s basketball postseason awards Tuesday and two Gustavus student-athletes received honorable mention. Peter Kruize (Sr., St. Peter, Minn.) and Riley Sharbono (So., Marshall, Minn.) were recognized as All-Conference Honorable Mention.