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Men’s Tennis Claims 300th Consecutive MIAC Victory, Defeats Carleton 8-1

For a tennis program with as rich of a history as Gustavus men’s tennis, it can be troubling at times to comprehend how remarkable its run in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference has been. The No. 8-ranked Gusties on Saturday defeated No. 40-ranked Carleton 8-1 for their 300th consecutive MIAC regular season victory.

Men’s Golf Tied For Sixth Place After Day One At Millikin Invite

After day one at the Take Back the Night Challenge, hosted by Millikin University, the Gustavus men’s golf team is tied for sixth place out of 17 teams. The Gusties carded a first round total of 306, which is 22 strokes behind the leader Illinois Wesleyan.

Women’s Golf In Seventh Place After Day One At Wartburg Invite

After day one at the Wartburg College Women’s Spring Invite, the Gustavus women’s golf team is in seventh place out of 12 teams. The Gusties fired a first round total of 332, which is 11 strokes behind the leader Carleton.

Baseball Swept By Saint Mary’s

The Gustavus baseball team suffered a sweep at the hands of Saint Mary’s on Saturday. The Gusties nearly erased a late deficit in game one, but lost 3-2 followed by a decisive 15-6 loss in the nightcap. The Black and Gold move to 9-10 overall and 1-3 in the MIAC.

Women’s Tennis Hands Carleton First MIAC Loss

The No. 35-ranked Gustavus women's tennis defeated Carleton College 7-2 Saturday afternoon at Swanson Tennis Center, handing the Knights their first conference loss of the season while staying unbeaten in the MIAC at 5-0 and improving to 10-7 overall.

Softball Drops Two Versus Pipers In Minneapolis

The Gustavus softball team was swept by Hamline University Saturday morning at the Augsburg Dome, falling 2-0 and 6-2, dropping its record to 7-17 overall and 3-7 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

Women’s Tennis Earns Non-Conference Sweep Over SMSU

The No. 35-ranked Gustavus women’s tennis team defeated Division II opponent Southwest Minnesota State University Friday 9-0.

Tales from Disney World – Hannah Deyo

Where do I even begin?  How does someone describe the best time of their life, and that the time has only lasted two months with four still left to enjoy?  These and many other questions constantly go through my mind as I drive under the “Walt Disney World” sign on my way to work, or […]

Gustavus presents ‘The Marriage of Figaro’

When most people hear The Marriage of Figaro, they think of the lengthy opera by Mozart. But the Gustavus production of The Marriage of Figaro by Pierre Beaumarchais is nothing like the opera.  Beaumarchais’ comedy, which actually inspired Mozart’s infamous work, is perhaps the most prized diamond in the rough theatrical history has to offer.  […]

Gustie of the Week – MJ Johnson

There is a high probability you have seen Megan “MJ” Johnson during your time at Gustavus as she is involved almost everywhere on campus .  MJ is a senior double major in English and history and a double minor in Japanese studies and comparative literature.  Not only is she invested in her studies, but MJ […]