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Womens Lacrosse forming strong team

Women’s Lacrosse forming strong team

Olivia Hagerty March 21, 2019

The Augustana women’s lacrosse team returned to home action with a 19-10 win against Concordia-Wisconsin on Saturday, Mar. 16, after falling to Wittenberg last week.  With the team predicted to finish...

SAAC group gives student-athletes voices

Olivia Hagerty January 23, 2019

 Augustana’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) has officially made its return to the athletic community this year.   The NCAA’s SAAC is found in all three divisions: Division I, Division...

Women’s bowling prepares for rest of season

Olivia Hagerty November 29, 2018

After their inaugural season last year, the Augustana women’s bowling team began their 2018-19 season at the Five Seasons Classic in mid-October. They have competed in three more tournaments so far. As...

Augie Talks with Abby Casey

Olivia Hagerty October 18, 2018

1. What does it mean to be CCIW runner of the week for the third time? “It’s an accomplishment and I think I put in a lot of hard work. It is reassuring to know that every single minute and every single...

Hockey team hopes to improve season

Olivia Hagerty October 18, 2018

Starting 0-8 is certainly not what the Augustana hockey club had in mind when the season began. But the Vikings will look to work on their skills needed to compete at the American Collegiate Hockey Association...

Augie Talks with Rylie Schurter

Olivia Hagerty October 11, 2018

1. How was your first season playing golf as an Augustana Viking? "It was beyond expectations and was awesome. I had a really great time with my team. The new level of competition was just amazing."   2....

Augie athletes working out in the new Carver gym, on Friday, Sept. 14.

Renovated Carver weight room benefits athletes

Olivia Hagerty October 4, 2018

The new and improved Carver P.E. Center Weight Room opened this fall and has been a great asset to Augustana's varsity teams. The athletic department installed entirely new equipment and flooring for the...

Junior Autumn Anderson leads a cheer in front of the family weekend crowd. Photo by Mary Therese Gehrmann.

Spreading spirit and pride one cheer at a time

Olivia Hagerty September 27, 2018

You hear them at Lindberg Stadium for an Augustana football game, or you see them stunting during timeouts in Carver at a men’s basketball game. The 2018-2019 Augustana Cheerleading Squad is preparing...

eSports live in action for the first time

Olivia Hagerty September 20, 2018

On Thursday, Sept. 13th, the Augustana eSports team traveled to the new Paradigm Virtual Reality Gaming and Training facility in Davenport to compete against their cross-river rivals, the St. Ambrose Bees....

The Augustana womens volleyball team cut a ribbon before playing the first game on the new floor in the Carver Center. Photo by Emma Gannaway.

Volleyball sweep Dubuque on Carver’s new hardwood

Olivia Hagerty September 13, 2018

The Augustana women’s volleyball team defeated the Dubuque Spartans in three straight sets (25-18, 25-22, 25-18) on Wednesday, September 5. With the win, the Vikings advance to 3-2 on the season. The...

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