Entries tagged with ‘UC-Santa Cruz’


Defense Shines As #24 Men’s Soccer Edges #14 UC-Santa Cruz

The Gustavus men’s soccer stayed hot with a 1-0 win over #14 UC-Santa Cruz on Saturday afternoon in Santa Cruz, Calif.  Head coach Mike Middleton watched the UC-Santa Cruz soccer team defeat Cal Lutheran 4-1 on Friday, thinking that the Banana Slugs were one of the best NCAA Division III teams he’d seen in the […]

Men’s Tennis Ends Spring Break Trip With 5-4 Loss To UC-Santa Cruz

The Gustavus men's tennis concluded its Spring Break trip to California with a heartbreaking 5-4 loss to UC-Santa Cruz on Thursday afternoon in Santa Cruz, Calif. The Gusties held a 2-1 lead after doubles play, but lost four of the six singles matches. John Kauss and Mike Burdakin tallied both singles match victories as each player posted come-from-behind wins at #1 and #3 singles, respectively. Gustavus dropped to 17-7 overall.

Men’s Tennis Knocks Off UC-Santa Cruz 5-4, Finishes Fifth At ITA National Indoor Championships

The ninth-ranked Gustavus men's tennis team upset fourth-ranked UC-Santa Cruz 5-4 on Saturday night to win the consolation championship at the ITA Division III National Indoor Championships in St. Peter. The Gusties, which improved to 5-3 overall, grabbed a 3-0 lead after doubles play and won the first two singles points to clinch the match as the Banana Slugs claimed the remaining four singles points.


Comeback Falls Short As Men’s Soccer Loses To UC-Santa Cruz 3-2

In a physical match that featured 24 fouls and three yellow cards, Gustavus fell to UC-Santa Cruz 3-1 in St. Peter Saturday morning. UC-Santa Cruz scored two of the three goals in a six-minute span in the second half to take a 3-1 lead the Gusties would be unable to overcome. The three goals allowed were the most goals given up by a Gustavus defense since 2001. Gustavus drops to 12-3-1 overall, while UC-Santa Cruz improved to 13-4.

Men’s Tennis Swept by No. 1 UC-Santa Cruz 5-0 at NCAA Championships, Will Face Middlebury Thursday for Third Place

The Gustavus Adolphus College men's tennis team was swept by top-ranked UC-Santa Cruz 5-0 Wednesday in the semifinal round of the NCAA Division III Championships in St. Louis, Mo. Gustavus (27-9) will face Middlebury (21-2) Thursday morning at 10 a.m. for third place.


Men’s Soccer Upsets #4 UC-Santa Cruz 3-1

The Gustavus men's soccer team moved its record to 8-2-3 with a 3-1 non-conference win over UC-Santa Cruz. UC-Santa Cruz, which entered the match ranked fourth nationally by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America, dropped to 10-1-1.