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Women’s Lacrosse Season Starts Strong

Women’s Lacrosse has started off their season with six wins and only one loss. Women’s Lacrosse head coach Meredith Newman is ready for her team to set themselves as the best in the Midwest. “We’re basically playing the top three teams in the Midwest Women’s lacrosse conference through our next…

Duncan discusses DIII tourney aspirations

The Observer sat down with senior captain Cori Duncan to discuss the women’s lacrosse team’s goals for the upcoming season. 1. What are some of the acrosse team’s goals and expectations for this season? “We want to be CCIW champions for the second year in a row and attend the…

Women's lacrosse provides holiday cheer

The Augustana women’s lacrosse team added to their growing number of service projects by helping spread holiday cheer to children with incarcerated parents through the Mentoring Connections Program. “The Mentoring Connections Program and Madison-Area Urban Ministry work in restorative justice, which can take on a couple of different avenues,” said…

Women's Lacrosse has successful season

The women’s lacrosse team made history this past Saturday when they became the first CCIW women’s lacrosse champions. with their win against Carthage. The team also received an NCAA bid the following Sunday night. Now in post season, the team will be playing in the NCAA Div. III tournament on…

Women's lacrosse takes CCIW tournament title

Letting up or slowing down were not in the cards for Augustana women’s lacrosse in the team’s 25-3 victory against Carthage College’s Lady Reds in the CCIW tournament championship game. Head coach Meredith Newman said that she is proud of her team for keeping the momentum going throughout the game’s entirety, no matter the score. “We didn’t…

Women’s lax preps for tournament

  The Augustana women’s lacrosse team has qualified for the CCIW tournament, having won all of their games in the regular season of conference play. Their smallest margin of victory in conference was by 10 goals, outscoring their opponents by nearly 109 combined goals in 6 games. Due to the…

Women's lacrosse headed to CCIW final

Scoring six goals in the first six minutes of the game, the Augustana women’s lacrosse team defeated Elmhurst for the second time this season with a 19-2 finish, securing the Vikings a spot in the CCIW tournament final on Saturday at 1 p.m. The first time the two teams faced off, Augustana won…

Kargl: More than meets the eye

Listed generously at 4 feet 11 inches, Hilary Kargl appears tiny on the lacrosse field, but her impact on the Vikings women’s lacrosse team is anything but. The senior attacker leads the 14-1Vikings with 103 points (57 goals and 46 assists) this season. Entering her final season, Kargl was Augustana’s…

Women's Lax ready for new season

The women’s lacrosse team sees an eventful season ahead, as they have new dynamics this season along with big goals, plans, and expectations. This year the team has a new head coach, Meredith Newman, who has been with the team since August. Kelly Stelzer, one of the team’s captains, said…