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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...

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...

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...

Augie Basketball Team cheer each other up before the game begins. Photo by Janie Le.

Women’s basketball topples Illinois Wesleyan 83-73

January 19, 2017

Coming into last night's game against Illinois Wesleyan University, the Augustana women's basketball was in a three-way tie for first place in the CCIW with the Titans and Wheaton College. The Vikings...

Sophomore Corrie Reiley shoots a free throw in her game against Coe College. Augie won 103-94. Photo by Tawanda Mberikwazvo.

Women's basketball improves to 8-0 after a strong third quarter

December 15, 2016

Entering the second half with a tie game, the women’s basketball team came out of the locker room reenergized as they went on a 21-8 run against Carthage College and earned their eight straight win at...

Anderson talks recent triumphs

Anderson talks recent triumphs

Sophia Reid December 14, 2016

The Augustana Observer sat down with sophomore women’s basketball team member Izzy Anderson to talk about her recent CCIW player of the week award and the team’s historic streak. 1. How did it feel...

Augustana defeats Coe College 103-94

November 30, 2016

For the first time in Augustana women’s basketball history, the team earned the 5-0 start after the team took on Coe College last night at the Roy J. Carver Center and won 103-94. The Vikings had the...

Sophomore Corrie Reiley prepares to shoot the ball during the Vikings win over Coe College on Tuesday Dec. 3. The Vikings won 103-94 and made history, earning the programs first 5-0 start to a season.

Women’s basketball makes history with 5-0 start to season

November 29, 2016

After winning a closely contested game against Coe College on Tuesday, the Augustana women’s basketball team made history, earning a program best 5-0 start to their season. In a huge team effort with...

Softball team works to place in top three place finish

March 17, 2016

After finishing fourth in the CCIW conference last year, Augustana's softball team has started their year with the expectation of finishing at least third in the conference. So far the season has been...

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