Colleges – Augustana

Augie Scores 16 Runs in Win Over Winona St.

The Vikings dominate Winona St. 16-11

SIOUX FALLS, SD— The Augustana Vikings were hitting the ball left and right in game 1 of their double header against Winona St. The Vikings would have to endure a five run 6th inning from the Warriors. But, with a Riley Johnson home-run in the bottom of the 7th they went ahead 15-11. Then closed it out in the ninth inning…

Augie Get Double-Header Wins Over Winona State

Augie defeat Winona State 10-5 and 4-2

SIOUX FALLS, SD— Augustana wasted no time against Winona State winning the first game 4-2 with a strong third inning where they scored all their runs. Then in the second game Will Olson hits two home-run bombs, which gives him eight on the season. Winona State would make it interesting by scoring five runs in the 7th inning. But, Augie would…

Augie Softball Sweeps Doubleheader Behind Kadrlik, Petersen

Augie Softball Sweeps Doubleheader Behind Kadrlik, Petersen

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — With one final ground out and a series sweep secured the No. 11 Augustana softball team put the finishing touches on 10-day, 12-game homestand. The Vikings won game one over the University of Sioux Falls 12-4, and scored a pair of runs late for a 4-2 win in game two. Augustana has won six straight games and…

Vikes Sweep Cougars in Baseball at SF Stadium

Vikes Sweep Cougars in Baseball at SF Stadium

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The No. 20 Augustana baseball team (27-11, 20-4 NSIC) swept a mid-week series against the University of Sioux Falls on Tuesday with a 2-1 win in the first game of the doubleheader and took game two with a 7-1 victory against their cross-town rival. Game One In game one, the Vikings and Cougars were scoreless till the…

Mickschl Leads Augie to Sweep of Minot State

Mickschl Leads Augie to Sweep of Minot State

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The 11th-ranked Augustana Vikings improved to 36-7 (16-2) with a sweep of Minot State Monday afternoon at Bowden Field. The Vikes brought the big bats in the 14-5 win in game one. Ashley Mickschl helped her own cause with a 3-run HR. Samantha Eisenreich went for for 4 and knocked in 3 runs. Abbie Lund hit a…

Good Day For Augustana At Sioux City Relays

Vikings With Several Saturday Winners

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  Though most of South Dakota is still digging out from the Bomb Cyclone, the southeastern part of South Dakota near the Iowa border missed the majority of the weather and can still play outdoors.  That was good news for the Augustana track and field team since they had a great day at the Sioux City Relays….

NSIC Volleyball Tournament Moving To Sanford Pentagon

Eight-Team Tournament Agrees To Deal From 2019-2021

BURNSVILLE, Minn. –  The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference and the Sanford Pentagon are excited to announce an agreement that will bring the NSIC Volleyball Tournament to Sioux Falls, South Dakota for the next three years.  The eight-team, single elimination tournament will be held at the Sanford Pentagon in the 2019, 2020 and 2021 seasons. The NSIC Volleyball Tournament, one of,…

Winona Sweeps Augie in Key NSIC Softball Doubleheader

Winona Sweeps Augie in Key NSIC Softball Doubleheader

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Stepping on the diamond in their first top 25 conference matchup of the season, the No. 12 Augustana softball team battled in back-to-back games, but ultimately fell short in a pair of losses. No. 21 Winona State held on a 9-7 win in game one and took game two with a 6-5 victory. Augustana moves to…

Augie Softball Win Streak Reaches 13 After Sweep Of Concordia-St. Paul

Vikings Win 7-1 & 10-1

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — No. 12 Augustana softball made a pitching statement on Sunday afternoon at Bowden Field. The Vikings outlasted Concordia-St. Paul with a 7-1 win in game one, and then finished the day with 12-1 (five inning), no-hitter over the Golden Bears. It’s the second no-hitter of the season for Augustana. Augustana, who has now won six consecutive series…

Augustana Sweeps Mankato

Viking Softball Wins 6-2 & 12-2 Saturday

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Augustana softball team continued their perfect start in NSIC play, sweeping a doubleheader from MSU-Mankato with 6-2 and 12-2 wins on Saturday afternoon at Bowden Field in Sioux Falls. The doubleheader was originally scheduled to be played in Mankato but had to be moved due to field conditions and weather. Click on the video viewer…

Augie Dominates in Double Header Against SMSU

Augie defeat SMSU 7-1 and 15-5

SIOUX FALLS, SD— The Augustana Vikings had a dominating performance against Southern Minnesota State in their double header. Vikings capitalized on SMSU’s mistakes in the first inning and didn’t look back as they won the first game 7-1. Then in the second in the sixth and seventh inning they scored 13 runs combined to defeat SMSU 15-5. Categories: College Sports, Colleges…

Vikings Dance Past St. Cloud State To Complete Perfect Week

Augie Softball Wins 6-1 & 10-2

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. —  Closing down a six-game homestand on Sunday at Bowden Field, the No. 14 Augustana softball team put together back-to-back impressive performances for a two-game sweep over St. Cloud State. Augustana opened Sunday with a 6-1 win and closed the day with a 10-2 (five inning) game-two win. Augustana pushes their win streak to seven games and improves…

Augustana Wins 8th Straight During Doubleheader Split With Mary

Vikings Take Opener 11-1 But Lose Second Game 8-1

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Augustana baseball team won their 8th straight game in the first half of a doubleheader with Mary on Sunday afternoon at Ronken Field in Sioux Falls. The Vikings took the first game 11-1 to improve to 15-5 overall and 8-0 in the NSIC.  Sam Baier went 2-3 with a 3-RBI double and two runs scored. …

Augustana’s Olivia Montez Brown Wins National Pentathlon Title

6th National Title Winner In Program history

PITTSBURG, Kan. — With 3,915 points, junior Olivia Montez Brown brought home Augustana’s third ever indoor women’s track and field individual championship. Montez Brown took first place in the women’s pentathlon on Saturday at the DII Indoor Track and Field Championships. It was also the sixth ever women’s track and field individual championship (indoor & outdoor) in program history. “It feels great. It…

Augustana’s Colin Ayers Falls In National Championship Match

Viking Wrestler Runner Up At 157 Pounds

CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Augustana wrestling team brings back two top-four finishes from the NCAA Wrestling Championships on Saturday. In his first title appearance senior Colin Ayers fell to Matt Malcolm, 9-4 to earn runner up in 157 lbs. while senior Clayton Wahlstrom fell to Nick Baulmer, 5-2 to place fourth at the 179 lbs. weight class. Ayers started the day off defeating James Wimer…

Augie to Play Basketball Games at Sanford Pentagon

Augie to Play Basketball Games at Sanford Pentagon

SIOUX FALLS, SD…Augustana University Athletics and the Sanford Pentagon are pleased to announce a facility partnership that will move all conference home games for Augustana men’s and women’s basketball to the Sanford Pentagon starting next season (2019-20). The initial agreement is for 10 years and will help elevate the experience for both Viking student-athletes and fans. Augustana has a rich…

NSIC TOURNAMENT-Duluth Women End Augustana’s Season

Vikings Bounced In Quarterfinals 80-72

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Despite mounting a spirited rally from 15 down in the third quarter the Augustana women’s basketball team ran out of gas and time in the NSIC Tournament Quarterfinals, losing to UM-Duluth 80-72 at the Sanford Pentagon on Saturday night. In their final games, senior Shelby Selland led the Vikings with 19 points and senior Lynsey Prosser…

NSIC Basketball Tournament Quarterfinal Previews

Tournament Shifts To Pentagon Tomorrow

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The NSIC Basketball tournament shifts to the Sanford Pentagon tomorrow for quarterfinal play with a bevy of local teams still alive. Perhaps the most intriguing matchup of the weekend comes at high noon on Sunday when the top seeded Northern State men face Sioux Falls. At 23-6 and 3rd in the central region rankings, the defending National…