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Women’s basketball team heads into conference play

Although starting out the season 4-0, the Augustana women’s basketball experienced their first loss this season against Wisconsin-Whitewater. The Vikings are using this loss as motivation to improve their performance as conference play beings. In the 2016-17 season, the Vikings started out 10-0 making it their longest winning streak in…

VanWatermeulen discusses women’s basketball season

The Augustana Observer sat down with senior captain Jennifer VanWatermeulen to discuss the women’s basketball team’s record setting season. 1.What are some of your thoughts on the season now that it is over? “It was really good. We met some of the team goals that we had, and I met…

Kaycee weighs-in on transferring to Augie

The Observer sat down with Kaycee Kallenberger, one of the newest additions as a junior transfer to women’s basketball. 1. What’s it like coming in as a junior transfer? “It’s different because I’ve had to adjust to the coaching staff but fun because I’ve gotten to know my teammates.” 2.…

Women's basketball takes tough loss against Loras

Despite having the lead for most of the game, the women’s basketball team lost 61-72 in the final minutes against an evenly matched Loras team at the Carver Center. The Vikings started off strong and led the Duhawks throughout the first half, finishing 35-27 at halftime. In the third, Loras…

Pezzopane back at action after injury

Standing at 6’0’’ it is no surprise that Marissa Pezzopane, known as Pezzy to her teammates, is currently the leading scorer of the Augustana basketball team. Pezzopane has scored 96 points so far this season, with an average of 19.2 points per game. Her teammates attribute her success to her…