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The Gustavus women's swimming and diving team placed second at the Falcon Invitational held on Friday and Saturday in the University of Minnesota's Aquatics Center in Minneapolis, Minn. Ten teams competed in the two day event, as Gustavus totaled 665.5 points with UW-Eau Claire taking first with 937 points.
The Gustavus women's hockey built a 4-1 lead early in the third period and then had to hold off a scrappy UW-River Falls squad for a 5-3 victory at Don Roberts Ice Rink on Tuesday evening. The Gusties were led by Kathryn DelZoppo who scored a goal and picked up three assists. Emily Klatt was credited with the win in the nets. Gustavus is now 12-1-3 overall.
Special teams played a key role in the Gustavus men's hockey team's 6-4 win over UW-River Falls on Saturday at All Seasons Arena in Mankato. The Gusties scored three power play goals and one short-handed goal as Head Coach Brett Petersen's team improved to 3-1-0 overall this season. The Falcons remained winless at 0-3-1 this season.
For the second night in a row, a senior defender scored a game-winning power play goal in the third period to help the Gustavus women's hockey team defeat UW-River Falls 3-1 in River Falls, Wis. on Saturday. Captain Laura Vannelli (Sr., Apple Valley, Minn.) broke a 1-1 tie with 1:09 remaining in the contest on the Falcons' tenth power play of the night.
The Gustavus men's hockey team got down 4-0 and then made a late run at #3 UW-River Falls, but came up just short in a 6-5 loss on the road. Five different Gustavus players scored in the contest. Nick Kellogg suffered the loss in the nets. The Gusties, who are now 2-1-0 on the season, will face #6 UW-Stout on Saturday night at Don Roberts Ice Rink in St. Peter, Minn.
The Gustavus volleyball took first place at the Blugold Tournament in Eau Claire, Wisconsin by defeating UM-Morris and UW-River Falls 3-0 Saturday afternoon. Senior outside hitter Jennifer Thelemann (Le Sueur, Minn.) and junior setter Bridget Burtzel (Cold Spring, Minn.) were named to the eight-member all-tournament team.
The Gustavus women's hockey team survived a close one-goal game to Wisconsin-River Falls by the score of 1-0 Wednesday evening on Don Roberts Ice Rink. Andrea Peterson scored the game-winning goal in the second period and Gustavus goaltender Sarah Windhorst shut out the Falcons for the victory. Gustavus improves to 8-1-0 overall, while UW-River Falls drops to 7-2-3 this year.