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After claiming a pair of shutouts on Sunday, the Gustavus women’s tennis team wraps up the regular season Friday and Saturday. The Gusties host St. Olaf at 4 p.m. Friday and then close out the regular season at noon Saturday at St. Thomas. Gustavus has secured a spot in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference playoffs and is now jostling for seeding. The Gusties enter the weekend 15-7 overall and 7-1 in the MIAC, which has them in third place behind Carleton and St. Thomas, who both own a perfect 8-0 record in the league.
After a week of inclement weather that caused a doubleheader to be postponed three different times, the Gustavus baseball team is now set for a pair of key Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference twin bills this weekend. The Gusties host Concordia at 2:30 p.m. Friday, which was originally scheduled for Tuesday, and then travel to Bethel for a 1 p.m. tilt Saturday. Sunday’s non-conference doubleheader at Minnesota-Morris has been cancelled and will not be made up.
The Gustavus women’s tennis got back to its winning ways Sunday at home, shutting out St. Catherine and Saint Benedict 9-0. The wins move the Gusties to 15-7 overall and 7-1 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, while the Wildcats drop to 11-5 (6-3 MIAC) and the Blazers move to 9-13 (2-7 MIAC).
The No. 36 Gustavus women’s tennis team’s eight-match win streak within the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, dating back to last year, was snapped Saturday as No. 39 Carleton claimed a slim 5-4 victory in a battle of unbeaten teams in the league. The rematch of the 2016 MIAC playoff championship went down to the wire, but it was the Knights coming out on top this time with three tiebreaker victories in singles play to seal the victory.
After having last weekend off for the holiday, the Gustavus women’s tennis team returns to Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play Saturday at Carleton. The meeting is a rematch of last year’s MIAC playoff championship, which the Gusties won 5-0. Both teams enter the match undefeated in league play – the Gusties are 5-0 (13-6 overall) and the Knights are 7-0 (11-4 overall). Saturday’s match begins at 11 a.m.
The Gustavus softball team Thursday continued its winning ways, taking down Macalester 13-0 in game one and 4-1 in the nightcap for its third consecutive sweep in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Hannah Heacox (Sr., Stillwater, Minn.) highlighted the day by tossing her second no-hitter of the season in game one. The sweep improves the Gusties to 21-11 overall and 8-6 in the MIAC, while the Scots drop to 18-16 overall and 6-10 in the league.
After Wednesday’s postponement, the Gustavus baseball team is set to play six Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference games in the next five days. The Gusties travel to Macalester Friday (2:30 p.m.), host St. Olaf Saturday (1 p.m.), and host Concordia Tuesday (2:30 p.m.) for three league doubleheaders.
The Gustavus baseball team Monday salvaged a split against last year’s Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference playoff champion Saint John’s, losing the first game 2-0 before winning game two 7-3. The split moves the Gusties to 17-9 overall and 5-3 in the MIAC, while the Johnnies move to 17-8 overall and 7-3 in the league.
After 10 non-conference matches over the past month, the Gustavus women’s tennis team returned to Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play Tuesday, shutting out Concordia 9-0. The Gusties improve to 13-6 overall and 5-0 in the MIAC, while the Cobbers fall to 1-14 overall and 0-10 in the league.
The Gustavus baseball team Saturday erupted for 16 runs in a decisive 12-run game one decision, but settled for a split after dropping the second game 8-3 to Hamline. The Gusties move to 14-8 overall and 4-2 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, while Hamline moves to 10-14 overall and 3-3 in the league.