Entries tagged with ‘Gustavus women’s basketball’

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Women’s Basketball Cruises To 72-48 Victory At Carleton

The Gustavus women’s basketball team defeated Carleton 72-48 Wednesday evening. The Gusties forced 28 turnovers in the game and 15 players saw time on the court as they improved to 10-2 overall and 4-1 in the MIAC.

Rice, Sharbono Named December Student-Athletes Of The Month

Women's basketball player Miranda Rice (Sr., Forest Lake, Minn.) and men's basketball player Riley Sharbono (Jr., Marshall, Minn.) have been selected as the Gustavus Adolphus College December Female and Male Student-Athletes-of-the-Month, presented by Thrivent Financial and voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Department.

Women’s Basketball Returns To MIAC Play Wednesday, Travels To Carleton

The Gustavus women’s basketball team travels to Northfield, Minn. tomorrow for a 7 p.m. conference game at Carleton. The Gusties enter the contest 9-2 overall and 3-1 in the MIAC, while the Knights are 5-5 overall and 2-2 in the league.

Women’s Basketball Tops UW-Superior 67-46, Coach Kelly Earns 100th Win At Gustavus

The Gustavus women’s basketball team got back to its winning ways Saturday afternoon, defeating Wisconsin-Superior 67-46 in the consolation game of the Wartburg Holiday Tournament. The victory marks the 100th in Head Coach Laurie Kelly’s sixth season at Gustavus as the Gusties improve to 9-2 overall. Kelly becomes the second fastest Gustavus head coach to collect 100 wins, reaching the mark after 144 games. Mickey Haller (2000-12) reached 100 wins after 142 games.

Late Rally Comes Up Short, Women’s Hoops Falls 68-60 To No. 11 UW-Whitewater

In a battle of nationally ranked women’s basketball teams, No. 17 Gustavus was unable to complete a fourth quarter comeback, losing 68-60 to No. 11 UW-Whitewater on Friday at the Wartburg Holiday Tournament. The Gusties got within two points of the lead with two minutes remaining in the contest after trailing by as many as 19, but the Warhawks closed out the game at the free throw line in the waning moments to remain perfect (10-0) on the season. Gustavus falls to 8-2 overall.

Women’s Basketball Set For Highly Competitive Wartburg Holiday Tourney This Weekend

The Gustavus women’s basketball team is set to participate in a highly-competitive four-team invitational this weekend at the Wartburg Holiday Tournament in Waverly, Iowa. The Gusties face No. 11 UW-Whitewater at 4 p.m. Friday. The winner will face the winner of No. 4 Wartburg and UW-Superior at 3 p.m. Saturday, while the losers face each other at 1 p.m. Saturday. Gustavus enters the weekend 8-1 overall, while UW-Whitewater is 9-0, Wartburg is 9-0, and UW-Superior is 8-2.

Women’s Basketball Cruises To 79-45 Win Over Coe

The Gustavus women’s basketball team wrapped up a six-game home stand Friday evening with a convincing 79-45 win over Coe College in non-conference action. The win moves the Gusties to 8-1 overall while Coe drops to 3-8.

Women’s Basketball Hosts Coe Friday

The Gustavus women’s basketball team hosts Coe College at 5 p.m. Friday in a non-conference game. The Gusties are 7-1 overall and 3-1 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, while the Kohawks are 3-7 overall and 1-2 in the Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

Women’s Basketball Drops Ranked Matchup 74-66 To St. Thomas

The Gustavus women’s basketball team lost its first game of the season 74-66 to St. Thomas on Wednesday evening. The Tommies used a 29-11 advantage in the second quarter to create separation and fended off a second half comeback to secure the win in a match of nationally ranked teams. No. 12 Gustavus drops to 7-1 overall and 3-1 in the MIAC, while No. 11 St. Thomas improves to 7-1 overall and 3-0 in the league.

Women’s Hoops Hosts St. Thomas In Battle Of Nationally Ranked Teams

The Gustavus women’s basketball team hosts St. Thomas at 7 p.m. Wednesday in a high-profile game that pits the 12th ranked team in the nation against the 11th, respectively. The undefeated Gusties are 7-0 overall and 3-0 in the MIAC, while the Tommies are 6-1 overall and 2-0 in the league.