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Men’s hockey sweeps Lawrence University: Gusties prepare for test against UW-Stevens Point

Junior Will LeNeave controls the puck during a game last season. The team started out its season last weeked with two road wins against Lawrence.

The Gustavus Men’s Hockey team started their season off with a bang, as they won their first two games this weekend. On Friday, the Gusties beat Lawrence University by a score of 5-2. The scoring started early, with a goal […]

Gusties win second consecutive MIAC title: Men’s Soccer secures No. 1 seed for MIAC Playoffs

Members of the Men’s Soccer team celebrate their win against Macalester which secured them a share of the 2019 MIAC Regular Season Title. The Gusties went 8-1 in conference this season.

The Gustavus Men’s Soccer team finished up regular season conference play last week with a pair of wins. Going into Saturday, they were tied with St. Thomas in points, and needed a win to secure the regular season conference Championship. […]

Volleyball drops a pair of MIAC matches: Gusties fight to earn a playoff spot as the season winds down

Members of the volleyball team celebrate after winning a point during a match this season. The Gusties last regular season game is Nov. 2 at 3 p.m. against St. Mary’s.

This past week, the Gustavus Volleyball team lost two tough matches on the road to conference foes. With the losses, Gustavus falls to 12-14 overall and 5-4 in the MIAC. On Friday, the Gusties made the trek up north to […]

Women’s Soccer season comes to a close: Gusties hope to end on a high note against Macalester

Sophomore Kenna West takes the ball upfield during a game against Carleton College Oct. 19. The Gusties will play their final game of the season Nov. 2 against Macalester College.

The Gustavus Women’s Soccer team hosted both Carleton and Minnesota-Morris on Oct. 19 and 20. Against Carleton, the Gusties lost a close battle by a score of 1-0. There was no scoring in the first 90 minutes, which led to […]

Football has its sights set on playoffs: Gusties improve to 5-2 overall and 3-2 in the MIAC

Senior Michael Veldman earned MIAC Football Offensive Player of the Week for tying the school and MIAC record of seven touchdowns in a single game.

Ever since a game winning touchdown drive in the final minute that gave Gustavus a 35-28 win over Concordia on Oct. 12, the Gusties haven’t looked back. After setting a school record with 69 points in a win over Hamline […]

Men’s Soccer improves to 11-2: Gusties ride a four game winning streak

First-year Palden Choesang fights for possession of the ball against a St. Olaf defender. The team currently holds a record of 11-2.

The Gustie Men’s soccer team extended their winning streak to three games this past week with gritty victories over two conference foes. Last Wednesday, Gustavus hosted St. Olaf in a makeup contest and secured a close 1-0 victory. The Oles […]

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 […]