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Football defeats Concordia 35-28: Kirk tallies 233 yards, second most in program history

Senior Josh Kirk was the driving force in Gustavus’ success against Concordia. His 233 receiving yards, second most in program history, earned him MIAC Athlete of the Week honors.

The Gustavus Football team won in dramatic fashion on Saturday by a score of 35-28. The ending of the game resembled the Minneapolis Miracle, the game in which the Vikings beat the New Orleans Saints in the 2018 NFC divisional […]

President Bergman comments on UST verdict: St. Thomas receives invitation to join D1 Summit League

Junior Kate Holtan attempts a kill against two St. Thomas defenders. On Oct. 4, St. Thomas announced it had received an invitation to join the D1 Summit League.

The University of St. Thomas announced on Friday, October 4th that is has received an invitation to join the Division I Summit League. Although this is an important step forward in their search for a new conference, they require a […]

Cross Country competes at Wartburg: Men’s and women’s team both place fifth overall

Sophomore Matthew Payne tries to keep his pace as he treks through deep puddles that formed all over the course at the Dan Huston Invitational in Waverly, Iowa.

The Gustavus cross country teams travelled south of the border this past weekend to Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa for the Dan Huston Invitational. The men entered the meet ranked number seven in the Central Region, and the women’s strong […]

Women’s Soccer falls to St. Olaf: Gusties fall to 2-8 overall and 1-4 in conference play

Junior Taylor Hemme takes the ball up the field for the Gusties during a match against St. Mary’s earlier this season. Most recently, the Gusties took on St. Olaf and dropped the game 2-1.

The Gustie Women’s Soccer team lost a close game this past weekend by a score of 2-1. On Sunday, the Gusties traveled to Northfield to take on St Olaf. The Oles are off to a good start this season, as […]

Men’s Golf places second in the MIAC: Pedersen and Ullan earn All-Tournament Team honors

Sophomore Jacob Pedersen posted the best score for the Gusties at the MIAC Championships and earned All-Tournament honors along with Junior Max Ullan.

The Gustavus Men’s Golf Team, ranked No. 25 in the latest polls, capped off a phenomenal fall season with a second place finish at the MIAC Championships on Monday. The Gusties were coming off a victory at the Twin Cities […]

Volleyball prepares for next MIAC test: Gusties hold 8-8 overall record and are 1-1 in MIAC play

Junior Kate Holtan goes for a kill during a match against St. Olaf Sept. 26. The Gusties have split games so far this season, holding a record of 8-8.

The Gustie volleyball team earned their first MIAC conference win last week on Thursday when they swept St. Olaf. In their following match during homecoming, the Gusties then lost in three sets to Northwestern. In set one against the Oles […]

Football falls to Bethel 35-33: Gusties look for their first conference win against Concordia

Sophmore Dalton Thelen makes a catch and scores a touchdown for the Gusties during their homecoming game against Bethel University Sept. 28.

The Gusties lost their homecoming football game on Saturday to Bethel by a score of 35-33. In this high scoring game, there were a total of 40 points scored between the two teams in the fourth quarter alone. With the […]

Gusties place sixth at MIAC Championships: Women’s Golf prepares for last tournament of the fall season

Sophomore Erin Ericson tees off at the MIAC Championships this past weekend. Ericson posted the best individual score (75) on the team and finished sixth overall.

The Gustavus Women’s Golf Team competed at the MIAC Championships last weekend and finished in sixth place overall as a team. After a sixth place finish at the St. Kate’s Invite one week earlier, the Gusties traveled to Becker, Minnesota […]

Men’s Golf places second at SJU Invite: Pedersen places second out of 120 golfers

Sophomore Jacob Pedersen attempts to sink the ball during the SJU Fall Invite. Individually, Pederson finished second out of 120 golfers at the invite.

This past weekend, Men’s Golf competed against 21 midwest teams at the St. John’s University Fall Invite and showed that they are one of the top contenders in the region, placing second overall. In this two-day event, the Gusties found […]

Women’s Soccer wins two in a row: Gusties improve record to 2-5

Sophomore Rachel Rehnelt and Senior Abby Mullenbach celebrate a goal during a game against Norwestern University-St. Paul.

The Gustie Women’s Soccer team pulled out two close games on Saturday and Monday as a result of some stellar defense. The Gusties edged out Saint Mary’s 2-1 on Saturday, as Junior Katie Ashpole scored both goals for Gustavus. This […]