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The Gustavus Adolphus football team returns home to St. Peter on Saturday for a 1 p.m. matchup against Concordia College. The Gusties enter the game with a 6-2 overall record and 4-2 mark in the MIAC after losing 33-24 at Bethel University last week, while the Cobbers are 7-2 overall and 5-2 in the MIAC after losing 38-14 against No. 6 St. Thomas last week.
The Gustavus volleyball team showed no doubt in its MIAC Semifinal match Thursday night as it swept Saint Mary’s in straight sets 25-11, 25-20 and 25-18 to advance to the MIAC Championship for the first time since 2008. With the victory, the Gusties extend their program record win streak to 26 matches and improve to 26-2 overall.
The Gustavus women’s soccer team shut out Concordia College 2-0 in the semifinals of the MIAC Playoffs on Wednesday, marking the first postseason victory for the Gusties since 1998 in their first ever MIAC Playoff game. The Gusties improve to 12-6-1 overall and face No. 1 seed St. Thomas in the conference championship at 1 p.m. Saturday in St. Paul.
The Gustavus volleyball team put a fitting exclamation point on a remarkable regular season last week with wins over Hamline and Saint Mary's to complete an undefeated (11-0) run to the conference title and extend its school-record winning streak to 25-straight victories. Junior middle hitter Taylor Trautman (Hutchinson, Minn.) starred for the Gusties last week, as she racked up 26 kills with a .489 hitting percentage in the two wins to go along with 22 digs, three aces and four blocks. For her performance, the MIAC sports information directors honored Trautman Monday with the MIAC Volleyball Hitter-of-the-Week award.
For the second consecutive night the Gustavus men’s hockey team scored a late-game goal, this time to send it into overtime. But unlike last night’s game winner, the Gusties tied 3-3 Saturday in a shootout to last season’s MIAC Playoff champion Hamline at the MIAC Showcase.
The Gustavus volleyball team beat Saint Mary’s in straight sets 25-17, 25-21 and 25-23 Saturday afternoon to finish the regular season 25-2 overall and a perfect 11-0 in the MIAC. The decisive victory gave the Gusties their 25th straight win, an undisputed regular season conference championship and marked the first perfect conference record since the 1985 team went 11-0 in the league.
The Gustavus men’s hockey team started the 2015-16 season on the right foot with a thrilling 5-4 win over Saint Mary’s on Friday at the MIAC Showcase. With the game tied 4-4 late in the third period, Tim Donohue (So., Bloomington, Minn.) scored the game winning goal with just 25 seconds remaining in the game for the victory.
The Gustavus volleyball team is set to host Saint Mary's University at 3 p.m. Saturday in what may be a playoff preview. The Gusties enter the match with an overall record of 24-2 and are 10-0 in the MIAC, which has them locked as the No. 1 seed for playoffs, while the Cardinals are 19-8 overall and 8-2 in the league, and fighting for the No. 2 seed.
The Gustavus men’s hockey team is set to kick off its 2015-16 campaign this weekend at the annual MIAC Men’s Hockey Showcase at the Schwan Super Rink in Blaine, Minn. The Gusties face Saint Mary’s at 6:30 p.m. Friday and then play Hamline University at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
The Gustavus volleyball team claimed the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference regular season championship outright Wednesday night as it defeated Hamline University in four sets 25-19, 25-27, 25-19 and 25-23. The conference title is Gustavus’ first since 1986 and fifth overall. The Gusties also extended their program record win streak to 24 matches and now own a 24-2 overall record with a 10-0 mark in the MIAC.