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Women’s basketball finishes the regular season and prepares for the conference tournament

Timothy Wallis February 22, 2024

The Augustana women’s basketball team has just finished their regular season with a 72-46 loss against number 19-ranked Carroll on Saturday, Feb 17. The team is coming off of a 19-9 season last year,...

Seniors (left to right) Maddy Murillo, Jeni Crain, Mia Lambert, Alexis Jones, and Emily Ness lined up for some pictures with their photo boards after defeating North Park 62-56 at Roy J. Carver on February 22, 2020.

Double Senior Night Equals Double Success

Anjelica Ortiz February 27, 2020

  Saturday night both the Augustana Men’s and Women’s basketball teams had their senior nights against North Park. Both teams honored their total of 11 seniors by defeating North Park, the Women...

Augie Talks with Mia Lambert

Margaret Cecilio February 27, 2020

Q:  North Park won the last matchup between the two teams, what do you think allowed Augie to win this time? Are you happy with the way you and the Vikings performed overall? A: “We definitely weathered...

Augustana sophomore Olivia Hagerty, sophomore Cassie Kruse, and senior Jeni Crain practice their team drill during during the womens basketball practice in Carver on November 4, 2019.

The new faces of Augustana women’s basketball

Margaret Cecilio November 7, 2019

This Friday, Nov. 8,  the 2019-2020 Augustana Women’s Basketball roster will make their debut against Benedictine University in the Roy J. Carver Center. The Vikings are looking to follow up a successful...

Izzy Anderson hits 1000 point career mark

Katrina Scheer January 29, 2019

As an athlete, breaking a record is a goal that every athlete hopes to achieve. For senior basketball star Izzy Anderson, breaking just one record wasn’t enough. Over the course of four years, Anderson...

Augie Talks with Alexis Jones

Matthew McKay January 16, 2019

Against Elmhurst, you had a perfect night from the field and scored 26 points. What clicked for you during that basketball game? “I think it was just one of those moments where the game was close...

Women’s basketball progresses with three game win streak

Katrina Scheer November 29, 2018

The Augustana Women’s basketball team has started their 2018-2019 season with a record of 3-2. They started the season with two losses, but are now on a three game win streak. Throughout the past few...

Women’s basketball players receive season awards

Morgan Clark April 26, 2018

The women’s basketball team ended this year’s season by winning against North Central ending their season with 15-10 record. There were several members from the team that gained letters and awards...

Junior Meghan Stovall prepares to make a free throw to push the Vikings ahead of North Central College. Photo by Tony Dzik

Women’s Basketball preps to compete against Elmhurst

Morgan Clark February 8, 2018

The women’s basketball team has had a great season having a record of 12-9 so far. Augie will compete next against their CCIW competitor, the Elmhurst Bluejays. As the season is coming to an end, the...

Alexis Jones seeks a way around Wheaton player Maggie Dansdill during the January 24th match held at home. Photo by Chelsea Meyer.

Augie Talks with Alexis Jones, CCIW player of the week

January 31, 2018

The Augustana Observer sat down with sophomore women’s basketball team member, Alexis Jones, to talk about her recent CCIW player of the week award and the team’s goals for the rest of the season. How...

Junior Izzy Anderson pushes past an opponent on her way to the basket. Photo by Tony Dzik

Vikings Down Two CCIW Opponents

January 25, 2018

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...

Women’s basketball team heads into conference play

December 7, 2017

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...

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