Blogs at Gustavus
After earning its first overtime victory of the season last night, the Gustavus Adolphus College women's hockey team was unable to keep the ball rolling at home on Saturday, as it fell 2-0 to Saint Mary's University at Don Roberts Ice Rink. With the loss, the Gusties fall to 8-9-4 overall and 7-4-3 in the MIAC, while the Cardinals improve to 7-11-3 overall and 6-6-2 in the league.
It was a historic Saturday afternoon for the Gustavus men’s basketball team, but unfortunately for the Gusties, they came out on the short side of a 114-107 double overtime decision at Concordia College. It was the first double overtime game played by Gustavus since Feb. 1, 1989, and second overtime loss of the season. The Gusties fall to 9-12 overall and 6-10 in the MIAC, while the Cobbers improve to 14-7 overall and 11-5 in the league.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's tennis team began its season on a high note, defeating Division II Augustana University 9-0 in its season opener on Saturday morning.
The Gustavus men’s basketball team hopes to get back to its winning ways Saturday as its squares off against Concordia College at 1 p.m. for game two of the season series. The Cobbers won game one of the series 82-74 on Jan. 2 in St. Peter. The Gusties enter the matchup with a 9-11 overall record and 6-9 mark in the MIAC, while the Cobbers are 13-7 overall and 10-5 in the league. Gustavus has won four of its last five games, while Concordia has won eight of its last nine.
The Gustavus Adolphus College women’s basketball team takes on MIAC foe Concordia College on Saturday, Feb. 6 at Memorial Auditorium, with tipoff set for 3 p.m. The Gusties enter the game with a 14-6 overall record and 9-4 mark in the conference, while the Cobbers are also 14-6 overall but hold a one game lead over the Gusties in the conference standings with an MIAC mark of 10-3.
The Gustavus gymnastics team has a tough task Saturday as it faces off against national powerhouse UW-Whitewater in a dual meet. The meet begins at 4 p.m. against the Warhawks, who have won the NCGA Championship three of the past four years. Gustavus is most recently coming off a 179.675-179.625 defeat at UW-Stout last Friday, while UW-Whitewater lost last Friday 193.900-189.175 at Southeast Missouri State.
The Gustavus men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams kicked off the Minnesota Challenge - hosted by the University of Minnesota - with 10 events on Friday evening at the Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center.
The Gustavus men’s hockey team kept it close with Saint Mary’s for 57 minutes on Friday night at Don Roberts Ice Rink, but a pair of late-game goals gave the Cardinals a 4-1 victory. The loss drops the Gusties to 4-12-4 overall and 3-6-2 in the MIAC, while the Cardinals improve to 9-11-2 overall and 6-6-1 in the league.
The Gustavus Adolphus College women's hockey team earned its first overtime victory of the season on Friday evening, taking a 3-2 victory over Saint Mary's University at Saint Mary's Ice Arena. The win bumps Gustavus to an 8-8-4 overall record and 7-3-3 mark in the MIAC, while the Cardinals fall to 6-11-3 overall and 5-6-2 in the league.
Gusties pals from the class of 1991 traveled together to Vietnam in January 2016. Pictured are Amy Millette Close, Alyssa Bruns Hammar, Susan Johnson Nelson, Kari Clark, Abby Close, and Olivia Hammar in restored Russian and American jeeps from the Vietnam / American war at H?i Vân Pass near Da Nang, Vietnam with the village of L?ng Cô.