The Gustavian Weekly

Sports & Fitness

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 […]

Football falls short on homecoming: Strong final quarters sees Cobbers run away with 46-21 victory

A year after losing to the Gusties in the final seconds, the Cobbers had their revenge. Despite keeping the score close throughout the first three quarters of the game, the Gustavus football team dropped their Homecoming game to the Cobbers […]

Volleyball goes one in three against tough rivals

Volleyball’s eight-match win streak was snapped by Augsburg on Wednesday, Sept. 28, when the Auggies beat the Gusties 3 sets to 1. The loss also broke a 16-match win streak within the MIAC that dated back to 2014. “Augsburg played […]

Men’s Tennis sweep ITA Regionals: Al-Houni and Whaling takes first and second to highlight cool fall season

Over the past number of weeks, Gustavus Men’s and Women’s Tennis have both been hard at work during their fall season. This rather brief fall season only lasted about one month. Each team, however, is very pleased with how their […]

Women’s Soccer surges past St. Mary’s: Senior Madison Ackiss scores twice in victory

After only two and a half minutes of play on Wednesday, Women’s Soccer found themselves down 1-0 to St. Mary’s.  Sixteen minutes later a boot from Sophomore Goalkeeper Ashley Becker found Senior Madison Ackiss past midfield. Ackiss did the rest […]

Football comes up short in shootout

The Gustavus Football team took their first loss of the 2016 season last weekend when they lost a nail-biter to the Hamline Pipers in St. Paul. The Gustie offense had a chance after a forced safety brought them within two […]

Gustie Golf looks to make a mark

With the Ryder Cup coming up, the sport of golf is on many Minnesotan’s minds. As for the Gustavus golf teams, the fall has been a successful one. “We have had great opportunities thus far to compete against nationally ranked […]

First-year Spotlight – Abby Mullenbach

Q: Why did you choose Gustavus? A: I chose Gustavus for a lot of reasons but mostly because it felt like college football. Q: What has been your favorite athletic memory so far? A: My favorite moment of the […]

Women’s Soccer suffers first loss

Women’s Soccer opened MIAC play with a victory over Macalester College Tuesday, September 13. The Gusties shutout the Scots by a final score of 2-0 to record their fifth shutout on the season. With that win, Gustavus moved to 4-0-1 […]

Football tells tale of two halves: Big rally executed against Augsburg to remain undefeated

After a slow start last week, the Gustie Football team surged in the second half to defeat the Augsburg Eagles.  This victory moved the Gusties to 3-0 on the season and 1-0 in MIAC play.  The game was certainly a […]