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Women’s Volleyball falls to Elmhurst in the fifth set

On October 3, Women’s Volleyball took on the Elmhurst Bluejays at home and fell to them in the fifth set. “We came into it knowing that it was going to be challenging, and knowing that we would have to compete and play well. We’re evenly matched up,” said Senior Emily Westermeyer.…

Women’s volleyball aims to win against Carrol

On Sept. 19, Augustana’s women’s volleyball played against Carthage for their first CCIW match of the year. The Vikings lost 3-2, but they plan to use what they learned from that game in their next upcoming CCIW match against Carrol, which will take place on Sept. 26. As the team…

Women’s volleyball hosts double games

This past Friday, Augustana women’s volleyball kicked off the home portion of their season with a doubleheader against Central College and Dominican University. They defeated Central, but fell to Dominican. “It was our first home game so we were very excited,” senior and captain Claire Martin said, “that took away…

Kallenberger Plays Volleyball

The observer sat down with senior Kaycee Kallenberger and talked about her athletic career at Augie. Kallenberger has played Varsity women’s basketball for her 4 years here; however, She will now be playing on the varsity women’s volleyball team. 1.) How long have you played competitive basketball? I’ve been playing…

Women's volleyball wins 3 – 0 over North Central College

Last night, the Vikings defeated North Central College 3-0 at the Carver Center and earned their 13th win out of 15 matches. The Vikings move to 17-5 for the season and 3-2 in the CCIW. In the first set of the match, sophomore Taryn VanEarwage helped the team extend their…

Volleyball sets sights for 3-1 in CCIW

The Augustana volleyball team currently has a 1-1 record in conference and are hoping to go 3-1 after their upcoming matches against Elmhurst College and Illinois Wesleyan University this week. The Vikings have lost to Elmhurst the past couple years and are hoping for a victory against them this week.…

VanEarwage sets up for successful future

The Augustana Observer sat down with sophomore volleyball player Taryn VanEarwage to talk about her time with the volleyball team and her goals. 1. What are some team and personal goals you have for this season? “As a team, we set pretty high goals like winning the national championship. I…

Women’s Volleyball wins Viking Classic

The women’s volleyball team concluded a strong weekend as they won the Viking Classic and earned four wins to move to 9-3 for the season. The Vikings defeated Illinois College and Wisconsin Lutheran College on Friday and then came back on Saturday to defeat Marian University and Grinnell College. The…

Women's volleyball fall to Carthage

The women’s volleyball team lost their first CCIW match of the year as they fell to Carthage College in four sets on Wednesday night.The team is now 0-1 in conference play and 9-4 on the season. The Vikings lost the first two sets by scores of 23-25 and 17-25 before coming…