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Senior post Phil Sowden 

Men’s Basketball Opens at Luther Saturday; Hosts Buena Vista Tuesday

The Gustavus Adolphus men's basketball team opens the 2006-07 season Saturday afternoon when it faces Luther College in Decorah, Iowa. The Gusties open the home portion of the schedule next Tuesday evening, Nov. 21 when they host Buena Vista University of Storm Lake, Iowa. Both games are non-conference tilts.

The Gustavus women’s hockey team captured the MIAC title and finished fourth at the NCAA Division III Championships last season. 

Women’s Hockey Opens 2006-07 Season Against UW-Stevens Point, UW-Superior

Gustavus Adolphus becomes the final MIAC women's hockey team to open its season Saturday evening when it drops the puck in a nonconference game at sixth-ranked UW-Stevens Point. The Gusties, who enter the season ranked third in the USCHO.com Division III Preseason Women's Poll, will then host fifth-ranked UW-Superior on Tuesday, Nov. 14.

Junior quarterback Jordan Stolp needs 125 passing yards to move into fourth place on the Gustavus career passing list. 

Football to Host St. Thomas in MIAC Opener

Gustavus welcomes the University of St. Thomas to Lloyd Hollingsworth Field Saturday in the 2006 MIAC opener for both schools. The Gusties enter the game with a 1-0 record following a 35-7 season-opening win at Willamette University in Salem, Oregon last Saturday. St. Thomas is 1-1 on the season and posted a 19-7 victory over Loras last weekend.

Team captain Ashley Cronen finished second in the 400-meter run at the 2005 MIAC Indoor Championships. 

2006 Women’s Indoor Track and Field Preview

The Gustavus Adolphus women's indoor track and field team lost two of three indoor all-conference selections from a year ago, but that doesn't worry head coach Tom Thorkelson. According to Thorkelson, the Gusties should field a very balanced squad. Gustavus opens the season Thursday, January 26 when they host Macalester and Martin Luther in a triangular.