The Gustavian Weekly

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Volleyball sets sail for NCAA Tournament: The repeat MIAC Playoff Champions take on Wartburg in round one

Gustavus Volleyball has done it again, in eerily similar fashion. The Gusties are MIAC playoff champions after downing the Bethel Royals in a rematch of last years’ MIAC Championship. The Gusties trailed 17-14 in the first set but were able […]

Cross Country readies for a regionals run

Men and Women’s Cross Country have done a lot of running this fall, but their toughest race still lies ahead of them: their postseason run. The Men’s team is coming off an impressive season that culminated with a third place […]

Tommies too much for the Gusties: St. Thomas wins 40-6 in Gusties’ final home game of the season

The Gustie football team took to Hollingsworth Field for the last time of the 2016 season last Saturday against the fourth-ranked St. Thomas Tommies.  St. Thomas’ high-powered offense and superior size proved too much for the Black and Gold, as […]

Volleyball sets sights on playoffs

Gustavus volleyball closed out the regular season with three wins and a loss. With wins against Concordia, Saint Benedict’s and Hamline, the Gusties secured the No. 2 seed in the MIAC Playoffs. Their close five-set loss to Saint Mary’s dropped […]

Women’s soccer season falls short in shootout

On Tuesday the No. 5 Gusties travelled to Saint Catherine’s to take on the No. 4 Wildcats in the MIAC quarterfinals. “We overcame adversity multiple times this fall and it was great to see that resiliency. We battled hard today […]

Football bounces back: A 23-3 win against St. Olaf ends the Gusties’ 4 game skid

The Gustie football team is back on track after a decisive 23-3 win over the St.Olaf Oles in Northfield last weekend. This victory moves the Gusties to 4-4 overall (2-4) MIAC and puts an end to a four-game losing streak. […]

Women’s Soccer gets a W: Bouncing back from a tough Augsburg loss, Gusties beat St. Benedict’s

The Gustavus Women’s Soccer team went 1-1 against two tough teams in Augsburg and St. Benedict’s. The Gusties were shut out for the second game in a row as it fell by a score of 2-0 at Augsburg College on […]

Volleyball nets back to back wins

Coming off a tough 3-1 loss to nonconference opponent UW-Stout on Oct. 4, Gustavus Volleyball had only winning on their minds heading into their Oct. 7 match with MIAC rival Carleton College, and win the Gusties did. “Our offense was […]

Men’s Soccer steps up: Beats three out of the last four MIAC opponents

Take away Wednesdays loss to Saint John’s and the Gusties have finally been playing their soccer. Despite a bit of a rough start to their season, the Gustavus men’s soccer team has had multiple strong performances in the past few […]

Centennial Celebration

The Homecoming football game is always a special event, but this year it was more so. The game also marked the celebration of 100 seasons of Gustavus Football. Football alumni showed up in massive numbers. The alumni not only got […]