Blogs at Gustavus
The Gustavus men’s hockey team evened the series with Saint Mary’s University on Saturday night, claiming a 5-2 victory. With the win, the Gusties gain three points in the MIAC standings with a 4-6-2 league record and a 5-12-4 mark overall.
The Gustavus men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams turned in multiple impressive performances Saturday at the Minnesota Challenge, hosted by the University of Minnesota. After 10 events last night, the meet concluded today with 30 more events.
The Gustavus Adolphus College indoor track and field teams competed in the Ted Nelson Classic held Saturday at Meyers Field House located on the campus of Minnesota State University, Mankato. Against a field comprised of both NCAA Division II and III institutions, four Gusties posted top-five performances.
After dropping a narrow loss to No. 11 St. Thomas this past Wednesday, the Gustavus Adolphus College women's basketball team was seeking a bounceback effort when it hit the floor with Concordia College on Saturday at Memorial Auditorium. It got just that, taking a 75-72 overtime thriller over the Cobbers to move into a third place tie with Concordia in the MIAC standings. Both teams are now 10-4 in the league and two games behind St. Thomas and Saint Mary's which are both 12-2.
The Gustavus gymnastics team dropped a WIAC dual meet 189.100-178.750 to UW-Whitewater on Saturday evening. The loss moves the Gusties to 1-3 in dual meets, while the Warhawks improve to 2-1.
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.