Archive for January, 2016

Women’s Hockey Falls Just Short In 6-5 Loss At Concordia

Despite trailing 6-3 with four minutes to play, the Gustavus Adolphus College women's hockey team made a game of it, scoring two goals in the final minutes to bring themselves within one. However, their opponent held strong and the Gusties eventually fell by a 6-5 count to Concordia College on Saturday at Moorhead Sports Center. The loss drops Gustavus to 7-8-4 overall and 6-3-3 in the MIAC, while the Cobbers improve to 10-8-1 overall and 8-4-0 in the league.

Men’s Hockey Shut Out 3-0 By Concordia

The Gustavus Adolphus College men’s hockey team suffered a 3-0 shutout by Concordia College on Saturday at Don Roberts Ice Rink. While the Gusties fought hard, with both teams going scoreless in the first period, Gustavus allowed three Cobber goals during the remainder of the game. The loss brings the Gusties to 4-11-4 overall and 3-5-2 in the MIAC, while the Cobbers improve to 8-9-2 overall and 6-3-1 in the league.

Women’s Basketball Wins Big With 86-49 Victory Over Macalester

The Gustavus Adolphus College women's basketball took control from the start and never regressed, earning an 86-49 victory over Macalester College on Saturday afternoon at Gus Young Court. The win is the third straight for the Gusties who are now 14-5 overall and 9-3 in the conference. The Scots fall to 7-12 overall and 2-10 with the defeat.

Men’s Basketball Cruises To 92-67 Victory Over Macalester

The Gustavus men’s basketball team continued its winning ways Saturday afternoon at Gus Young Court, cruising to a 92-67 victory over Macalester College. The Gusties claim their fourth straight and improve to 9-10 overall and 6-8 in the MIAC, while the Scots fall to 3-16 overall and 1-13 in the league.

Women’s Basketball Hosts Macalester Today

The Gustavus Adolphus College women’s basketball team takes on Macalester College on Saturday, Jan. 30 at Gus Young Court, with tipoff set for 3 p.m. The Gusties enter the game with a 13-5 overall record and 8-3 mark in the conference, while the Scots are 7-11 overall and 2-9 in MIAC.

Men’s Basketball Looks To Extend Three-Game Win Streak Today Against Macalester

The Gustavus men’s basketball team continues play at the friendly confines of Gus Young Court at 1 p.m. today for game two of the season series against Macalester College. The Scots won game one of the series 68-63 on Dec. 12 in St. Paul. The Gusties enter the matchup with an 8-10 overall record and 5-8 mark in the MIAC, while the Scots are 3-15 overall and 1-12 in the league. Gustavus is trying to extend a three-game winning streak, while Macalester has lost nine straight with its last win coming against Gustavus.

A Thousand Words

It is wonderful to read the insights from the members of the 2016 Gustavus Department of Music concert tour. They see and hear so much more than I do at the same event. While there is so much to say about the Gustavus Symphony Orchestra and Gustavus Jazz Lab Band’s international concert tour in Greece […]

Two Cups of Coffee

Blog by Joey Wiley ’16 Waking up at 5:30AM is definitely not ideal when home, but on tour, and specifically in Greece, the reward of this early wake up time is much greater than the cost of a couple cups of Greek coffee. As we started our journey from Patras to Volos, I was eager […]

Men’s Hockey Earns Big Win, 6-3, Over Concordia

The Gustavus men’s hockey team picked up a huge 6-3 win over Concordia College on Friday night at Don Roberts Ice Rink. The Gusties improve to 4-10-3 overall and 3-4-2 in the MIAC, while the Cobbers fall to 7-9-2 overall and 5-3-1 in the league. The victory snaps a seven-game winless streak and marks the first win at home this season.

Women’s Hockey Wins Fourth Straight, Takes Down Concordia 4-3

The Gustavus Adolphus College women's hockey team won its fourth straight game on Friday evening, holding off a strong comeback effort from Concordia College in a 4-3 victory at Moorhead Sports Center. With the win, the Gusties jump to 7-7-4 overall, 6-2-3 in the MIAC, and are now within two points of first place in the conference standings, as the current first-place team, the University of St. Thomas, fell to the College of Saint Benedict 3-2 on Friday. Concordia drops to 9-8-1 overall and 7-4-0 in the MIAC with the loss.