Entries tagged with ‘miac’

Football Finishes Season With 29-20 Win at St. Olaf

The Gustavus football team battled freezing and snowy conditions at St. Olaf on Saturday afternoon and wrapped up its 2018 season with a 29-20 win. The Gusties finish the season 6-4 overall and 5-3 in the MIAC. 

Football Wraps Up Season at St. Olaf Saturday

The Gustavus football team is set for its season finale at 1 p.m. Saturday as its travels to St. Olaf for a MIAC bout. The Gusties enter the game 5-4 overall and 4-3 in the MIAC, while the Oles are 5-4 overall and 3-4 in the league. 

Three Gusties Earn Men’s Soccer All-MIAC, Flintham Coach of the Year

Three Gustavus men’s soccer players were named MIAC All-Conference Friday morning, another four were tabbed honorable mention, and first-year coach Tudor Flintham was named Coach of the Year. Forwards Matt Gibbons (So., Minneapolis, Minn.) and Arthur Parens (Sr., Wayzata, Minn.), and midfielder Scott Heinen (So., Aurora, Ill.) represent Gustavus on the All-MIAC Team.

Volleyball Wins MIAC Playoff Title in Five Set Thriller

The 2018 MIAC volleyball playoff championship could not have been scripted any better. Top-seed Gustavus claimed the first two sets, while second-seed Saint Benedict answered with wins in the third and fourth, setting up a thrilling fifth. Tied 13-13, senior Hanna Albers (St. Louis, Mo.) took over with a kill followed by a match-clinching ace to secure Gustavus its third MIAC playoff title in the past four years.

Football Nearly Knocks Off No. 7 St. Thomas, Falters Late in 14-13 Loss

The Gustavus football team nearly knocked off No. 7 St. Thomas on a rainy Saturday afternoon at Hollingsworth Field, but a fourth quarter comeback propelled the visitors to a 14-13 nail-biting win. The Gusties held St. Thomas scoreless through three quarters, which hasn’t been done since its 2011 NCAA semifinal loss to UW-Whitewater.

Men’s Hockey Ties St. Olaf 3-3 in Home Opener, Drops Shootout

The Gustavus men’s hockey team opened the MIAC season Friday night at Don Roberts Ice Rink and played to a 3-3 double overtime tie against St. Olaf. The Oles were able to pick up the extra point with a shootout victory. Both teams move to 1-1-1 overall and 0-0-1 in the MIAC.

Men’s Hockey Opens MIAC Season Against St. Olaf

The Gustavus men’s hockey team hosts St. Olaf in its home opener tonight at Don Roberts Ice Rink. Faceoff is set for 7:05 p.m. Both the Gusties and Oles are coming off 1-1 showings at the MIAC Showcase last weekend.

Football Hosts St. Thomas on Senior Day

The Gustavus football team is set to host No. 7 St. Thomas at 1:10 p.m. Saturday for its Senior Day. The Gusties enter the contest on a four-game winning streak at 5-3 overall and 4-2 in the MIAC, while the Tommies are 7-1 overall and 5-1 in the league.

Volleyball Comes Back to Beat Augsburg in Five Sets, Advances to MIAC Title Match

It was a defensive battle to the end with long rallies throughout, and at the end of the day the Gustavus volleyball team was able to outlast Augsburg in five sets to advance to the MIAC championship match. The No. 8 Gusties trailed 2-1 after three sets (25-19, 23-25, 20-25), but were able to win the fourth 25-20 and the fifth in convincing fashion 15-6.

Volleyball Hosts Augsburg in MIAC Semifinal Thursday Night

The No. 8 Gustavus volleyball team begins its postseason tonight in the MIAC semifinals against Augsburg. The top-seeded Gusties enter the match having won their last 17 with a 25-2 overall record. The fifth-seeded Auggies advanced to the semifinals with a five-set win at Bethel on Tuesday and boast a 22-7 overall record. Tonight’s match is a rematch of last season’s MIAC quarterfinal, which Augsburg won in four sets.