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Vikings beat North Central

After losing in double overtime on the road at UW-Oshkosh, the Vikings responded in a big way beating North Central 79-72, which featured four Viking athletes in double figures. With how competitive the CCIW Conference is, Coach Giovanine expressed the importance of winning these early conference games especially with this…

Men’s basketball prepares for Illinois/Michigan Classic

After losing by two points in last year’s National Championship, which ended the men’s basketball’s magical run, the Vikings are now ranked 1st in the preseason poll. Now, they look to start off their season right with their home opener against Calvin in the Illinois/Michigan Classic November 17. They have…

Timmons talks goals for wrestling team season

The Augustana Observer sat down with junior men’s wrestling team member Trace Timmons to talk about his and the team’s goals for the season. 1. Who do you think will be your toughest opponent? “Central college because they have a lot of ranked wrestlers. We are playing them on Dec.…

Men’s hockey aims to expand program in future

On Nov. 4 and 5, the men’s hockey club will be playing against Wheaton College for their seventh game of the season. The Vikings are currently a very young hockey team led by sophomore captains Ben Sera and  Brendan Maize. The Vikings currently compete in AHCA Division II, but play…

Women’s and men’s soccer fall to Carroll University

This past Saturday in Waukesha, Wis., the women’s and men’s soccer teams fell to the Carroll University Pioneers, dropping the women’s record to 1-3 in the CCIW and the men’s to 0-3-1. The women’s team was the first to challenge Carroll at 5 p.m., but fell 0-2, In the beginning…

Men’s golf aims to end season with top finish

Augustana men’s golf looks to end their fall season with a win as  the Vikings host the Viking Fall Shootout on this Saturday at Fyre Lake. Augustana hopes to improve off of their results from the Hopkins Collegiate Classic where the Vikings finished 7th out of 15 teams on day…

Augustana inducts new Hall of Fame class

This past Saturday, the Augustana Athletic Department introduced the 21st class into the Tribe of Vikings Hall of Fame during and after the football game. This year’s inductees included Dave Linger, who graduated in 1981, Joe Wheeler who graduated in 1985, Patti Wenig Miller who graduated in 1991, Corey Christenson who…

Men's soccer go 2-1 on weekend

After an 0-3 start to the season, the men’s soccer team has claimed two big wins to make them 2-3. Their wins this past week came from their games against Lakeland University and Lake Forest Colleg. The team is defeated Lakeland last Sunday and Lake Forest last Wednesday. The men’s…