Blogs at Gustavus

Men’s Hockey Gets Revenge, Defeats St. Olaf 3-2 In Overtime

The Gustavus men’s hockey team got retribution Saturday, defeating St. Olaf 3-2 in overtime one day removed from a 3-2 overtime loss to the Oles. The win is the first in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference for the Gusties as they improve to 2-11-4 overall and 1-6-1 in the league.

Men’s Basketball Falls 95-91 In Heartbreaking Double Overtime Loss To Macalester

The Gustavus men’s basketball team dropped a heartbreaking double overtime Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference contest Saturday to Macalester, 95-91. The Gusties erased a 10-point deficit in the second half to force the extra period but were unable to find a rhythm in the extra frames as the Scots came out on top, dropping the home team to 3-13 overall and 3-8 in the MIAC. Macalester improves to 6-10 overall and 2-9 in the league.

Women’s Hockey Upends St. Olaf 7-1 To Take Series Sweep

The Gustavus women's hockey team used seven different scorers to defeat St. Olaf College Saturday afternoon to earn the series sweep and improve its record to 10-5-2 overall and 6-2-2 in MIAC play.

Gymnastics Drops Home Opener To UW-Whitewater

The Gustavus gymnastics team dropped its home opener Saturday to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater by a score of 188.275-181.725. Alex Kopp (Sr., Wayzata, Minn.) highlighted the Gusties by winning the beam with a score of 9.625 and the all-around at 37.700.

No. 22 Women’s Hoops Takes Down Macalester, 103-70

The No. 22/25-ranked Gustavus women's basketball team broke triple digits in defeating Macalester College Saturday afternoon at Gus Young Court, improving its program record win streak to 17 games and moving its record to 17-0 overall and 10-0 in MIAC play.

Hel(sinki) Yeah!

As the sun rose on the Baltic Sea, so did the Olympic questers. By 9:00 am, the 40 of us had stormed the Scandic buffet with a passion for unlimited food that only Americans could possess. After a delicious breakfast, the group embarked on a short journey to a ferry that would take us to […]

Life, Death, and Steve

Steve died two years ago today.  Sometimes it feels like two hundred.  Sometimes it feels like two minutes.  I expect to turn a corner and see his Steve-grin, get a high five, hear a word of encouragement.   But that hasn’t happened for exactly two years now. Death has a way of doing that. But if […]

Women’s Hockey Grabs Road Shutout At St. Olaf

The Gustavus women's hockey team was led by two goals from Emily Gustafson (Sr., Esko, Minn.) in a 3-0 shutout win at St. Olaf College Friday evening, improving the Gustie record to 9-5-2 overall and 5-2-2 in MIAC play.

Men’s Track & Field Wins Macalester Kilt Classic, Women Take Third

The Gustavus men’s and women’s track and field teams started the indoor season strong Friday at Macalester’s Kilt Classic. The men took first place with 179 points, including seven individual event champions, while the women took third place with 116 points, including three event champs.

Swimming & Diving Sweeps Hamline On Senior Night

The Gustavus men's and women's swimming and diving teams both earned wins in a dual meet against Hamline University Friday evening on senior night.