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Women’s Soccer suffers two conference losses: Gusties look to senior leaders for inspiration

First-year Kenna West dribbles the ball up the field in a game against Nebraska Wesleyan. The Gusties currently hold an overall record of 4-4-1 and a record of 1-2-1 in the MIAC.

The Gustavus Women’s Soccer Team has played eight games this season and currently holds a season record of 4-3-1 and 1-1-1 in the MIAC.  The team is being led by Senior Captains Trina Rinke, Kylie Lamberty, and Chase Miller.  Lamberty […]

Gustavus hosts ITA Regional Championships: Valentine claims Midwest Regional Singles Title

Sophomore Ginger Valentine competes at the Swanson Tennis Center Sept. 23. Valentine earned All-American status this past weekend by winning the Midwest Regional Championship match.

This past weekend, the Gustavus Women’s Tennis Team competed in its largest competition of the fall season, the ITA Midwest Regional Championships. This competition showcased both singles and doubles matches and 28 different college teams were hosted here at the […]

Women’s soccer begins fall season: Gusties start season with a record of 2-2

Senior Chase Miller battles for possesion of the ball during a game last season against St. Catherine University. The team started their season with a win against Redlands and a loss against Chapman.

Women’s Soccer kicked off their 2018 season with a intensive preseason practice schedule, filled with three-a-days, meetings, and fitness testing to prepare them for the difficult season ahead. Finishing sixth in the conference last season, the Gusties were the last […]

Golf competes at Pioneer Creek Invite: Both teams look forward to impact of First-years

Sophomore Lauren Johnson controls the ball through the midfield.

The Gustie Golf season has been ramping up for both the men’s and women’s teams. The men’s team is being led this season by Junior Ben Hauge and Senior Blake Heiman while the girls are captained by Seniors Ellie Brandt […]

Cross Country opens season at Crown Invite: Gusties prepare for Augsburg Invitational

Junior Sarah Anderson competes in the Gustie Invitational. The team looks forward to its next race at the Augsburg Invitational Saturday, Sept. 15.

The Gustavus Men’s and Women’s Cross Country teams headed to Crown College in St. Bonifacius, MN last Saturday for their first official meet of the 2018 season.  The Crown Invitational featured two scoring teams on the women’s side and four […]

Football defeats Martin Luther 32-20: Gusties look forward to home opener Sept. 8

Junior Brayton Finch breaks a tackle during a game against Martin Luther. The Gusties won their first game with a score of 32-20. Finch completed a touchdown and had four receptions in the game.

The Gustavus Men’s football team currently holds a 1-0 record after starting their season with a victorious 32-20 win over the Martin Luther Knights last Saturday when they traveled to New Ulm.  Despite trailing by two at the end of […]

Men’s Soccer opens with commanding wins: New head coach hopes to carry on the team’s legacy

Junior Luke Laurich dribbles the ball past a Martin Luther midfielder.

The Gustavus Men’s Soccer Team opened its 2018 season last Friday on a positive note with a 4-1 win over Presentation College.  The game marked the first victory for Gustavus under the guidance of Head Coach Tudor Flintham, who assumed […]

Volleyball ranked No. 7 in the nation

The Gustavus Women's Volleyball team celebrates on the court.

As a new season approaches, the women’s volleyball team has been motivated and focused to improve on their impressive record from the year before.  Last season the Gusties boasted a record of 26-7, finishing the season ranked as No. 7 in […]

Men’s Golf season comes to a close: Underclassmen show promise for future seasons

The Gustavus Men’s Golf team’s season concluded two weekends ago at the Bobby Krig Invite, where the Gusties took fifth out of an eight team field. With the season spanning across both the fall and the spring, the Gusties have […]

Baseball’s postseason run concludes: Gusties fall to St. Thomas after ten innings

The Gustavus Men’s Baseball Team continued their historic season this past week as they competed in MIAC postseason play for the first time in a decade. After a rocky stretch of games in April, the Gusties turned their season around […]