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Men’s soccer finishes 2019 season strong

Anjelica Ortiz November 7, 2019

The Augustana men’s soccer season came to an end as they finished with an overall record of 6-7-2 and a conference record of 3-4-1. The Vikings finished sixth in the conference winning their last game...

Men’s Soccer Celebrates Overtime Win Against Carroll

Anjelica Ortiz October 10, 2019

Saturday evening the Augustana College Men’s Soccer team took Carroll University into over time as the Vikings took the win in the first 18 seconds of the overtime period.  The match began with Carroll...

Players lining up and paying respect to the national anthem before the start of the game (Augustana vs. Knox) on Tuesday, Sept 24.

Viking Men’s Soccer Opens Up Conference Play

Alexis Jones October 3, 2019

The Augustana men’s soccer team began their conference season on the road this past weekend versus North Park University. The Augustana Vikings fell to the North Park Vikings for the fifth straight time. However...

Augustana sophomore Chris Plantz  attempts to steal the ball from Luke Cangilla (#9) in their game against Illinois Wesleyan on October 10. Vikings won 1-0.

Men’s soccer wins third CCIW game

Katrina Scheer October 18, 2018

On Wednesday, Oct. 10, the Augustana men’s soccer team (5-7) played against their conference rival, Illinois Wesleyan. As the home game went into overtime, the Vikings managed to score making the final...

Men’s soccer showing improvements

Clint Ugolini September 27, 2018

The Augustana men's soccer team is looking revamped and improved from last year. After only six games, they have reached the win total the team had last year (2-4). Even though the Vikings lost to North...

(From left) Matthew Allen, Grant Bracken, Chris Plantz and Daniel Artman celebrate Allens goal against Knox College on September 16th.

Men’s soccer get knocked out by Knox

September 21, 2017

The Augustana Vikings have had a hard time earlier this season. They just lost their fifth straight game in a row to Knox college 2-1. This was mainly due to their lack of ability to score; however, during...

Assistant mens soccer coach Joe Sagar runs his goalkeepers through warm up drills to help them prepare for the upcoming game. Photo by Jordyn Strange

Young men’s soccer team prepares for new season

September 7, 2017

With the team being predominantly underclassmen, the returning members of the Augustana men’s soccer team are ready to give the new players a taste of what college soccer is like in their first couple...

Women’s and men’s soccer fall to Carroll University

October 16, 2016

This past Saturday in Waukesha, Wis., the women’s and men’s soccer teams fell to the Carroll University Pioneers, dropping the women’s record to 1-3 in the CCIW and the men’s to 0-3-1. The women’s...

Men’s soccer looks for CCIW wins before conference tournament

Madison Williams October 13, 2016

After a recent tie against Elmhurst College, the Augustana men’s soccer team currently has a record of 0-1-1 in conference, and they hope to finish the rest of the season strong against other CCIW teams. Overall,...

Men's soccer go 2-1 on weekend

September 23, 2016

After an 0-3 start to the season, the men’s soccer team has claimed two big wins to make them 2-3. Their wins this past week came from their games against Lakeland University and Lake Forest Colleg. The...

Sullivan discusses men’s soccer goals

Sophia Reid September 22, 2016

The Augustana Observer sat down with men’s soccer captain Dom Sullivan to talk about the team’s season and goals. 1. Who do you think will be your toughest opponent this season and why? “North Park...

A Q&A with Jack McKearnan

October 12, 2015

1. What is the team’s biggest obstacle thus far in the season and why? The team’s biggest obstacle this season has been our consistency and playing our best soccer for the full 90 minutes every time...

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