Archive for October, 2019

Raphael Cattelin Named MIAC Men’s Soccer Athlete of the Week

Raphael Cattelin (Fy., Edina) played an integral role this past week in the Gustavus men's soccer team's two conference victories and earned MIAC Men's Soccer Athlete of the Week honors for his play.

Josh Kirk Named MIAC Football Player of the Week

Josh Kirk (Sr., Garvin) hauled in the second most receiving yards in a game in Gustavus football history on Saturday as the team took down Concordia 35-28.

The Arc of Tennis, The Arc of Life

There is an arc to every career.  And to every tennis player.  To every society.  And to every life. At some point, as a singer/songwriter, whether or not Leandra and I decided to “retire” (which we did seven years ago) from performing publicly as a duo, our audience would have faded away.  It is never […]

Monday Moments with President Bergman: October 14, 2019

Gustavus President Rebecca M. Bergman shares her thoughts with College employees each week.

Patricia Lindell Scholarship Application Now Open

Every other year, the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library awards a junior or senior student the Patricia Lindell Scholarship, established through the generosity of the Gustavus Library Associates. The recipient will be awarded $1,200 to undertake a research project for the library that benefits the wider Gustavus community. The scholarship is awarded upon the successful completion […]

Double Overtime Goal Lifts Men’s Soccer Past Saint John’s

With time winding down in the second overtime and a tie on the horizon Scott Heinen (Jr., Aurora, Ill.) took a corner kick that found the head of Joe Brandel (Sr., St. Louis Park), who was able to direct it into the net for a Gustavus 3-2 win.

Volleyball Drops Two Matches at UW-Whitewater Tournament

The Gustavus volleyball team competed in their final two contests at the UW-Whitewater and fell to UW-La Crosse 3-2 before losing their second contest to UW-Stevens Point 3-1.

Women’s Soccer Downed 2-0 at Saint Ben’s

Playing in a wintery mix of snow and rain Saturday afternoon, the Gustavus women’s soccer team lost a 2-0 decision at Saint Benedict, falling to 2-10 overall and 1-5 in the MIAC. Saint Ben’s is now 7-2-2 overall and remains unbeaten in the league at 4-0-1.

Late Game Heroics Lead to Football’s First Road Win at Concordia Since 2010

Trailing by one with 30 seconds to play and the ball on its own 22 yard line, the odds were stacked against the Gustavus football team. Michael Veldman (Sr., Becker) took a snap and ended up scrambling left from the pocket before unleashing a deep ball on the run that traveled 50 yards in the air and was caught by Josh Kirk (Sr., Garvin) on the left sideline, which he was able to take in for the score.

Men’s Soccer Postponed to Sunday

The Gustavus men's soccer teams contest at Saint John's today has been postponed due to snow and will be played tomorrow at 3 p.m. Depending on field conditions the game may be moved to the College of Saint Benedict.