Entries tagged with ‘miac’

61 Gusties Named 2017-18 MIAC Winter/Spring Academic All-Conference

Student-athletes in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) continue to achieve in both athletics and in the classroom. For the third consecutive year, the MIAC has recognized more than 1,000 student-athletes with Academic All-Conference honors with 61 Gustavus student-athletes receiving the distinction.

Track & Field Set For MIAC Outdoor Championships This Weekend

The Gustavus men’s and women’s track & field teams are set to compete at the MIAC Outdoor Championships this weekend, hosted by Carleton College. The two-day event begins at 2 p.m. Friday with the men’s javelin and the women’s hammer throw and long jump. Saturday’s events begin at 2 p.m. with the women’s javelin and the men’s hammer throw, high jump, and triple jump.

Men’s Tennis Garners Four All-Conference Members

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its men’s tennis postseason awards Tuesday and four Gusties were recognized as All-Conference members.

Baseball Clinches First MIAC Playoff Berth Since 2008, Splits At St. Thomas

The drought is over. For the first time since 2008, the Gustavus baseball team is back in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference playoffs after salvaging a series split at St. Thomas on Monday. The Gusties dropped game one in a slugfest, 15-8, but a complete game pitching performance by Sam Archer (Jr., Zimmerman, Minn.) in game two resulted in a 6-1 playoff-clinching victory.

Softball Ends Season On High Note, Sweeps Carleton

The Gustavus softball team ended its season Sunday on a high note, sweeping Carleton 4-2 and 8-2 to finish the year 12-24 overall and 8-14 in the MIAC. Pitching and defense were keys to the victories as the Gusties did not commit an error and allowed just 12 combined hits.

Men’s Tennis Shuts Out St. Thomas, Clinches Share Of MIAC Title

The No. 6 Gustavus men’s tennis team completed a convincing 9-0 shutout over St. Thomas on Saturday afternoon on the Brown Outdoor Tennis Courts, marking the first home outdoor match of the season. The win moves the Gusties to 20-8 overall and 8-0 in the MIAC. The Gusties have also clinched at least a share of the MIAC regular season championship since they are the sole undefeated team remaining with one match left to play.

Softball Drops Twin Bill Against Augsburg

The Gustavus softball team was swept by Augsburg on Friday night at the University of Northwestern-St. Paul. The losses drop the Gusties to 10-24 overall and 6-14 in the MIAC, while the Auggies improve to 19-17 overall and 11-9 in the league.

Men’s Tennis Wins A Pair Of MIAC Matches

The No. 6 Gustavus men’s tennis team Friday made quick work of a couple conference opponents on the road, defeating Hamline 7-2 and Macalester 9-0 as a split squad. The victories move the Gusties to 19-8 overall and 7-0 in the MIAC, which has secured them at least the No. 3 seed in the league playoffs with two matches to play.

Softball Splits With Saint Mary’s On Natural Grass

It was a sight for sore eyes Thursday as the Gustavus softball team finally played its first game on the natural playing surface of the Gustie Softball Field. The Gusties hosted Saint Mary's and ended in a split, losing the first game 3-1 before winning the second 2-1. Gustavus is now 10-22 overall and 6-12 in the MIAC.

Softball Splits With Macalester

After dropping game one Thursday night at the Augsburg Dome, the Gustavus softball team shut out Macalester in game two to salvage a split. The Gusties move to 7-15 overall and 3-5 in the MIAC, while the Scots move to 9-19 overall and 3-7 in the league.