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Defensive Playmakers Guide Football To 38-21 Win At Carleton

Four interceptions and two that went for touchdowns propelled the Gustavus football team to a 38-21 victory at Carleton College Saturday in the season finale. Holding on to a slim 24-21 advantage midway through the fourth quarter, the Gustie defense stood tall with two interception returns for touchdowns on consecutive Carleton possessions. The Gusties edged the Knights 378-361 in total yards to finish the season 5-5 overall and 3-5 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

Football Travels To Carleton For Season Finale Today

The Gustavus Adolphus College football team is set play in its season finale today at Carleton College. The Gusties come into today’s Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup with a 4-5 overall record and a 2-5 mark in the league after a 40-6 loss to No. 4 St. Thomas last Saturday, while the Knights are 1-8 overall and 1-6 in the league.

Men’s Hockey Drops MIAC Opener 3-1 To St. Thomas

The Gustavus men’s hockey team opened Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play Friday at Don Roberts Ice Rink, losing 3-1 to the University of St. Thomas. The loss drops the Gusties to 1-3-1 overall and 0-1 in the league, while the Tommies improve to 2-2-1 overall and 1-0 in the conference.

Football Downed By No. 4 St. Thomas 40-6

In the final home game of the 2016 season, the Gustavus football team lost to No. 4-ranked University of St. Thomas 40-6. The Tommies outgained the Gusties 458-128 in total yards and limited the home team to two field goals. Gustavus had a significant advantage in time of possession at 35:46-24:14, but was unable to finish drives in the endzone. The Gusties fall to 4-5 overall and 2-5 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Confernce, while the Tommies remain undefeated at 9-0 overall and 7-0 in the league.

Men’s Hockey Splits At MIAC Showcase With 4-1 Win Over St. Olaf

The Gustavus men’s hockey team earned a split at the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Showcase on Saturday with a 4-1 victory over St. Olaf. Colin Hernon (Jr., Bloomington, Minn.) scored his second goal in as many days, while Russell Barone (Fy., Mohena, Ill.) netted his first collegiate goal soon after, which proved to be the game-winner.

Last Minute First Overtime Goal Gives Men’s Soccer 2-1 Win At Hamline, No. 3 Seed For Playoffs

The Gustavus men’s soccer team secured the No. 3 seed in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Playoffs on Saturday with a thrilling 2-1 overtime victory at Hamline. Cody Billins’ (Fy., Farmington, Minn.) first career goal came with just five seconds remaining in the first overtime period to seal the victory in the regular season finale. The Gusties improve to 7-8-1 overall and 6-3-1 in the MIAC, and will host No. 6 seed Augsburg at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the first round of league playoffs.

Volleyball Falls In Close Five-Set Match At Saint Mary’s

The Gustavus volleyball team ended the regular season Saturday with a five-set loss at Saint Mary’s. The Gusties lost by set scores of 21-25, 25-21, 23-25, 25-17, 12-15, dropping to 21-7 overall and 9-2 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Gustavus now prepares for the MIAC Playoffs as the No. 2 seed and will host the winner of No. 3 St. Thomas and No. 6 Concordia on Thursday.

Football’s Early Lead Results In 23-3 Victory At St. Olaf

An early 14-0 lead in the first quarter set the tone for the Gustavus football team’s 23-3 victory over St. Olaf on Saturday. The Gusties outgained the Oles 407-209 in total yards, while forcing the home team to punt seven times and commit three turnovers. Gustavus snaps a four-game skid in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, improving to 4-4 overall and 2-4 in the league, while the Oles fall to 2-6 overall and 1-5 in the conference.

Playoff Seeding On The Line For Men’s Soccer Saturday At Hamline

The Gustavus men’s soccer team concludes the regular season at 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Hamline University. The Gusties enter the game with a 6-8-1 overall record and 5-3-1 mark in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, and are fighting for potentially the No. 2 seed in the league playoffs, while Hamline enters at 9-5-2 overall and 3-4-2 in the conference, and is battling for a spot in the postseason having not secured a spot yet.

Men’s Hockey Drops Season Opener 5-2 To Saint John’s

The Gustavus men’s hockey team dropped its season opener Friday 5-2 to Saint John’s at the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Showcase. The Gusties and Johnnies were tied 2-2 at the second intermission, but a pair of even-strength goals in the third period followed by a late power play goal led to the lopsided defeat.