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MIAC Postpones 2020 Fall Sports

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) announced Tuesday it will postpone fall 2020 competition in cross country, football, soccer, and volleyball due to the ongoing pandemic. The conference is working to develop spring schedules for those sports, which have been deemed at medium- or high-risk for coronavirus transmission by the NCAA.

MIAC Cancels 2020 Fall Non-Conference Contests

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) announced today that non-conference contests are cancelled for the 2020 fall sports season. More changes could be made in the future, as Presidents and Athletic Directors continue to explore opportunities for the fall.

Gustavus vs. St. Scholastica to Become MIAC Matchup in 2021

Big changes are coming to the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference a year from now. The conference announced Wednesday the College of St. Scholastica has been accepted as a new member of the league, beginning the 2021-22 academic year.

MIAC Cancels Spring Sports Season

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Presidents' Council has voted to cancel the 2020 conference regular season and postseason championships for spring-sports through the remainder of the academic year, effective immediately. The decision was based on the ongoing impact of the coronavirus, following the lead of the NCAA canceling spring-sport championships and many other conferences canceling their spring seasons.

Women’s Hockey Faces Off with Augsburg

No. 6 Gustavus women’s hockey faces off against Augsburg this weekend for a MIAC home-home series. The Gusties enter the weekend 5-0-0 overall and 2-0-0 in the MIAC, while the Auggies are 3-1-0 overall and 1-1-0 in the league. Friday’s game in Minneapolis begins at 7 p.m. and Saturday’s game in Saint Peter is at 2 p.m.

Women’s Soccer Travels to Hamline Wednesday for Final Road Test

The Gustavus women’s soccer team travels to Hamline Wednesday for its final road game of the season. Kickoff in St. Paul is set for 3:30 p.m. The Gusties enter the match 4-12 overall and 2-7 in the MIAC, while the Pipers are 5-10 overall and 1-8 in the league.

Women’s Soccer Blanks Bethel 1-0

Katie Ashpole’s (Jr., Chaska) team-leading fifth goal of the season in the 60th minute Tuesday lifted the Gustavus women’s soccer team to a 1-0 win over Bethel. The victory snaps a five-game losing streak as the Gusties improve to 3-10 overall and 2-5 in the MIAC.

Women’s Soccer Hosts Bethel Tuesday

After four straight games on the road, the Gustavus women’s soccer team returns to the Gustie Soccer Field on Tuesday for a 3:30 p.m. kickoff against Bethel. The Gusties enter the contest 2-10 overall and 1-5 in the MIAC, while the Royals are 10-2 overall and 4-2 in the league.

Women’s Soccer Edged 2-1 in Overtime Loss at Augsburg

The Gustavus women’s soccer team Wednesday night suffered a hard-fought 2-1 overtime loss at Augsburg. The loss drops the Gusties to 2-7 overall and 1-2 in the MIAC, while the Auggies improve to 7-2 overall and 3-0 in the league.

Volleyball Battles for Five-Set Win Over St. Kate’s

In a match that featured 30 tied scores and 13 lead changes, the Gustavus volleyball team scrapped together a five-set victory over St. Catherine on Wednesday night, 22-25, 25-15, 25-22, 25-27, 15-13. The Gusties improve to 9-8 overall and 2-1 in the MIAC, while the Wildcats drop to 10-8 overall and 0-3 in the league.