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Women’s lacrosse gears up for new season

With fall term right around the corner, sports teams are beginning to get into their regular season including Women’s Lacrosse. Their first game is a scrimmage against Concordia-Chicago on Saturday, February 17. The women are coming off a very strong season. Last year, they won their third CCIW regular season…

Women’s lacrosse wins third consecutive regular season conference title

Coming off a regular season where they finished as the CCIW regular season champions, the Vikings are aiming to repeat that success during the CCIW tournament, which began this Wednesday against North Central College. The Augustana women’s lacrosse team (9-5, 6-0) became 2017 regular season CCIW champions after defeating Carroll…

Women’s lax hits a season stride

Despite beginning the season 0-4, the Augustana women’s lacrosse has hit a strong midseason stride as they have earned nine victories and one loss since the 0-4 start. Five of those victories have also been conference wins. Head coach Caroline Durham said the two wins against Illinois Wesleyan University and…

Women’s lacrosse looks for revival to get back on track

Although starting their season 0-4, the Augustana women’s lacrosse team is looking forward to making improvements throughout the rest of the season. The first three losses were played in California over spring break, while the fourth game was at Concordia. Senior Olivia Mayer said that although the team knows they…

Augustana Athletics announces women's lacrosse coach

The Augustana Athletic department finished its search for a new head women’s lacrosse coach after hiring Caroline Durham, who coached previously at Hanover College. Durham replaced Meredith Newman as the head coach after Newman left to coach women’s lacrosse at her alma mater, New Briar College. Durham was one of…

Augustana continues search to hire new lax coach

Augustana is still in the process of finding a new coach for women’s lacrosse. This search coming after the resignation of Meredith Newman this past spring. Former women’s head lacrosse coach, Meredith Newman, left Augustana to go and coach at her alma mater Sweet Briar College. “It was a very…

Women’s lax enters postseason

After a successful regular season, the Augustana women’s lacrosse team is ready to come out and dominate in the CCIW conference tournament, which they begin with Carthage on Wednesday. The Vikings are the number one team in the conference and are ready to host the number four team on home…

Women’s lacrosse hosts first youth clinic

The women’s lacrosse team is hosting a youth clinic on April 24 for kids and teens to develop their interest in the sport. The original youth clinic was scheduled on April 10 but was postponed to April 24 due to bad weather. Head coach Meredith Newman said the women’s lacrosse…

Women’s lacrosse prepares for conference

The women’s lacrosse team remains 10-1 on the season and looks to continue their eight game win streak into this week’s competition against the University of Dubuque and CCIW rival, Carthage College. The women’s lacrosse team has experienced its fair share of success over the past few seasons. Since 2013,…