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Vikings Down Two CCIW Opponents

The Augustana women’s basketball team faced off against two CCIW opponents last week, and the Vikings were able to win both contests in convincing fashion. On Wednesday night, the Vikings hosted the North Central Cardinals at the Carver Center. Taking an 11-point lead into halftime, Augie outscored the Cardinals by…

Vikings Split CCIW Contests

The Augustana Vikings faced adversity in both of their games last week, but Augie, the No. 2 ranked team in the nation, was able to split its CCIW contests against Wheaton and Carroll. On Wednesday night, the Vikings faced off against the Wheaton Thunder at the Carver Center. Falling behind…

Vikings Lose in Double OT Thriller

After a 5-0 start to the season, the No. 2 ranked Augustana Vikings suffered its first loss of the season to the No. 18 UW-Oshkosh Titans by a score of 95-89 in double overtime. Augustana, led by Junior captain, Chrishawn Orange, had 23 points and five rebounds, trailed by as…

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.…

Stytz Earns CCIW Recognition

The Observer sat down with senior kicker Jacob Stytz and discussed his tenure at Augustana and his recent historic performance against Carroll. Stytz, who was awarded CCIW Special Teams Player of the Week, tied a school record with four field goals, which included a 52-yarder that ranks as the second…

Vikings fall to Carthage in home opener

This past Saturday the Augustana Vikings fell to the Carthage Redman with a score of 55-14 during their home opener at Lindberg Stadium. Despite going into their second conference game with a 0-3 record, the Vikings sideline looked energetic at the start of the game. They gained the lead early…

Despite Tough Loss, Vikings Remain Optimistic

After two close losses against non-conference opponents Suny Cortland and Central, the Augustana football team was looking for its first win of the season on Saturday evening against CCIW foe Carroll University. After losing starting quarterback Zach Fuller to an injury late in the second quarter, backup quarterback Luke Bleyer…

Women’s Bowling Eager for Journey Ahead

When Augustana announced the addition of women’s bowling in April of 2016, the wait for a new coach was short lived. By early June, Augustana Director of Athletics, Mike Zapolski, named Marty Resner as the head coach of the newly established program. It was not a difficult decision for Zapolski.…