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The Gustavus men’s soccer team won its third straight Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference match Saturday night, defeating Augsburg 2-1 in overtime. The victory moves the Gusties to 4-7-1 overall and 3-2-1 in the MIAC, which is good for third place in the current league standings.
The Gustavus men’s soccer team earned its first victory in Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play Tuesday in dramatic fashion, defeating Saint Mary’s 1-0 in double overtime. The Gusties improve to 2-7-1 overall and 1-2-1 in the MIAC, while the Cardinals drop to 5-4-0 overall and 2-2-0 in the league.
The Gustavus men’s soccer team played in its second straight overtime game Saturday, this time ending in a 1-1 draw against St. Olaf. The tie moves the Gusties to 1-6-1 overall and 0-1-1 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.
The Gustavus men’s soccer team concluded play at the Seahawks Classic on Sunday afternoon, dropping a 2-1 decision to Salisbury State, moving to 1-5 overall.
Playing on the alternative field on campus due to poor field conditions on the Gustie Soccer Field, the Gustavus men’s soccer team claimed its first victory of the season, 5-0 over Martin Luther College, to improve to 1-3 overall.
The Gustavus men’s soccer team’s home opener Saturday was spoiled by St. Schoalstica as the visitors won by a score of 4-1. The loss moves the Gusties to 0-2 overall, while the Saints improve to 1-1 overall.
The Gustavus men’s soccer team kicks off its 2016 campaign tonight at Wartburg and the anticipation for playing a competitive schedule is running high for a relatively young Gustie squad. This season’s team features two seniors in Patrick Roth (Stillwater, Minn.) and Henry Brose (Hudson, Wis.), along with five juniors, 11 sophomores, and 11 freshmen. Although the bulk of the 2016 Gusties are underclassmen, eighth-year head coach Mike Middleton doesn’t feel there is a lack of skill on the team.
The Gustavus men’s soccer team had its highest offensive output of the season Monday afternoon as it defeated Bethany Lutheran College 7-0 in non-conference play, and in the process Eli Bjerk (Sr., Stillwater, Minn.) posted three assists to tie the program record for most assists in a game. The record of three assists is held by three different players (Matt Lindberg, 1994; Caleb Bausu, 2005; Mark Adams, 2009).
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ST. PETER, MINN. – The Gustavus Adolphus men’s soccer team has returned to campus, and after nearly a week of practice, the team’s veterans and head coach like what they have witnessed from newcomers and returners alike. Head Coach Mike Middleton’s 2015 squad must replace 53 percent of last season’s scoring, but is excited about the new opportunities that await. “We […]