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The Gustavus Adolphus College football team has a strong showing in the 2015 Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Postseason Awards released Tuesday afternoon. Head Coach Peter Haugen highlights the awards as he was named Co-Coach-of-the-Year, while five Gusties were named First Team All-Conference, three were named Second Team and four earned Honorable Mention.
The Gustavus men’s hockey team escaped with a thrilling 4-3 overtime victory at Augsburg College on Saturday night to claim its first Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference victory of the season. The Gusties split the series with Augsburg and improve to 2-4-2 overall and 1-3 in the MIAC.
The Gustavus women’s hockey team skated to a 2-2 tie against Augsburg College on Friday night, moving to 2-1-2 overall and 1-1-1 in the MIAC.
The Gustavus men’s hockey team suffered a 3-1 loss to Augsburg College on Friday night at Don Roberts Ice Rink, dropping its overall record to 1-4-2 with a 0-3 mark in the MIAC.
The Gustavus Adolphus men’s hockey team is set to take on Augsburg College in a home-away series this weekend. The Gusties enter the series with a 1-3-2 overall record and 0-2 mark in the MIAC after getting swept in a two-game series with the University of St. Thomas last weekend. The Gusties lost 3-2 last Friday in Mendota Heights and then lost 2-1 on Saturday in St. Peter. The Auggies enter with a 3-3 overall record after defeating UW-Stout 4-1 last Friday and UW-River Falls 2-1 last Saturday.
The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) announced Wednesday its Elite 22 Award winners and Gustavus Adolphus sophomore midfielder Sophie Leininger (Plymouth, Minn.) has been named the conference’s recipient of the honor for women’s soccer.
The Gustavus men’s hockey team was unable to recover from a two-goal deficit Saturday night in its home opener at Don Roberts Ice Rink, falling 2-1 to the University of St. Thomas. The Tommies swept the weekend series 2-0, while the Gusties drop to 1-3-2 overall and 0-2 in the MIAC.
The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its 2015 Women’s Soccer Awards on Thursday and Gustavus took home two of the top four honors. Laura Burnett-Kurie was named Coach-of-the-Year and goalkeeper Ashley Becker (Fy., Farmington, Minn.) was named Rookie-of-the-Year. Joining Becker on the All-MIAC Team are Maddison Ackliss (Jr., Fairbanks, Alaska), Sophie Leininger (So., Plymouth, Minn.) and Josie Mazzone (So., Rapid City, S.D.)
For the fifth time in program history and the first time since 2008, the Gustavus volleyball team is making an appearance in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) tournament. The Gusties (27-2) received the No. 2 seed in the Whitewater, Wis. regional and are set to face the No. 7 seed University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (26-9) at 3 p.m. Thursday at Russell Arena.
The Gustavus football team showed a never-say-die attitude Saturday afternoon at Hollingsworth Field as it came from behind to beat No. 23-ranked Concordia 41-34 in the final minute of play.