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Volleyball fighting for the win

Volleyball fighting for the win

Margaret Cecilio March 29, 2021

The Augustana women's volleyball team has taken in a class of 17 first-year’s this year, more than doubling the returning roster of 10. Now, with a bench of 27, the squad is striving to show the conference...

Augustana senior Madi Glatz attempts an assist during the second match of the game. The Augustana Vikings lost to Millikin by 3-0 (28-26,25-23,25-19) on October, 11, 2019.

Augie Veebz falls to Millikin

Anjelica Ortiz October 17, 2019

The Augustana Women’s Volleyball team took a loss on Friday, Oct. 11 with Millikin sweeping the Vikings in three straight sets. “As a team we felt that it was a defense -oriented game for both sides...

Volleyball earns first CCIW win against Elmhurst

Katrina Scheer October 11, 2018

On Thursday, Oct. 4, the Augustana women's volleyball team (11-10) hosted a game against Elmhurst College. The Vikings beat the Bluejays 3-1, which led the team to their first conference victory of the...

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...

Women’s Volleyball falls to Elmhurst in the fifth set

October 12, 2017

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...

Women’s volleyball aims to win against Carrol

September 28, 2017

On Sept. 19, Augustana’s women’s volleyball played against Carthage for their first CCIW match of the year. The Vikings lost 3-2, but they plan to use what they learned from that game in their next...

Taylor Steger (20) and Kaylah Townsell (21) jump to block a spike from Central last Friday. Photo by Kevin Donovan

Women’s volleyball hosts double games

September 21, 2017

This past Friday, Augustana women’s volleyball kicked off the home portion of their season with a doubleheader against Central College and Dominican University. They defeated Central, but fell to Dominican. “It...

Freshman Morgan Anderberg delivers a pass to the setter during womens volleyball practice.

Women’s volleyball warms up for double games

September 14, 2017

Currently at a 3-5 record, the women’s volleyball team is preparing for their back to back games against Central and Dominican this Friday. The team has some experience in playing both competitors and...

Senior Kaycee Kallenberger practices her serving during a practice. Photo by Jordyn Strange

Kallenberger Plays Volleyball

September 14, 2017

The observer sat down with senior Kaycee Kallenberger and talked about her athletic career at Augie. Kallenberger has played Varsity women's basketball for her 4 years here; however, She will now be playing...

Women's volleyball wins 3 – 0 over North Central College

October 12, 2016

Last night, the Vikings defeated North Central College 3-0 at the Carver Center and earned their 13th win out of 15 matches. The Vikings move to 17-5 for the season and 3-2 in the CCIW. In the first set...

Sophomore Danielle Janacek bumps the ball during a practice drill. The Vikings will play two CCIW games this week. Photo by: Alia McMurray

Volleyball sets sights for 3-1 in CCIW

Madison Williams October 6, 2016

The Augustana volleyball team currently has a 1-1 record in conference and are hoping to go 3-1 after their upcoming matches against Elmhurst College and Illinois Wesleyan University this week. The Vikings...

VanEarwage sets up for successful future

Sophia Reid September 30, 2016

The Augustana Observer sat down with sophomore volleyball player Taryn VanEarwage to talk about her time with the volleyball team and her goals. 1. What are some team and personal goals you have for this...

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