Colleges – Augustana

Augie Soccer Runs Unbeaten Streak To Nine With Victory Over Upper Iowa

Vikings Win 2-0

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Augustana women’s soccer team (9-1-1) controlled all 90 minutes of soccer on Sunday when it defeated the Peacocks of Upper Iowa (2-6-3) 2-0. Augustana got off to a fast start offensively as it scored just eight minutes into the match. Senior midfielder Peyton Stenzel sent a corner kick off the foot of Morgan Keirstead who…

Bemidji State Stuns Augustana With Last Second Trick Play

Vikings Fall Late 21-20

BEMIDJI, Minn. – A late drive from Bemidji State thwarted the Augustana football team’s comeback bid in a 21-20 loss Saturday in Bemidji, Minnesota.   The Vikings, who trailed 13-5 entering the fourth quarter, took their first lead of the game on a Jarod Epperson five-yard run at 14-13. Augustana forced a fumble on the ensuing BSU drive and took…

Augustana Blanks Minot State

Viking Soccer Wins 3-0

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Augustana women’s soccer team (5-1-1) defeated the Minot State Beavers (1-6-0) 3-0 on a wet and rainy Sunday afternoon game at Morstad Field.The Vikings dominated possession throughout the affair and got on the scoreboard early in the first half. Senior Peyton Stenzel sent a high-arcing pass across the field to fellow senior Grace Behm who kicked the ball out of…

Augustana Topples Minot State

Vikings Win 3-1

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Augustana volleyball team finished its home-opening weekend with a 3-1 win over Minot State on Saturday afternoon inside the Elmen Center. After falling in set one, 25-23, the Vikings took the next three sets. Augustana started off the second set trailing 5-2 and after a kill from Minot State made the score 7-3 the Beavers were…

Augustana’s Defense Dominant In Win Over USF

Seven Sacks, two takeaways in 20-13 victory

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. —  Augustana claimed the Key To The City with a defensive effort for the ages against rival Sioux Falls. The Vikings forced a pair of key turnovers and sacked the Coo seven times to preserve a 20-13 victory. Click on the video viewer to hear from them! Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Augustana, Colleges – University…

Augie Takes Back Key to City With 20-13 Win Over USF

Augie Takes Back Key to City With 20-13 Win Over USF

Augustana Recap SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The key is back at Augustana. The Vikings football team prevailed 20-13 over rival Sioux Falls Thursday night at Bob Young Field in the Key to the City game. Senior quarterback Zach Masoli scampered two yards into the end zone early in the fourth quarter to break a 13-13 tie. With the point-after from Luis Guarita, the…

USF and Augie Coaches Excited For Key to City Game

USF and Augie Coaches Excited For Key to City Game

SIOUX FALLS, SD… USF hosts Augustana Thursday night at Bob Young Field with plenty at stake. Both teams are 2-1 and certainly want to win the Key to the City. But it’s also a very important early-season game for both teams. Jerry Olszewski, Augie FB Coach says:”It’s always an exciting time and it’s a great opportunity for these kids to…

One Last Dance Between USF and Augie?

SIOUX FALLS, SD— The Augustana verse USF rivalry is always one to watch. But, will Thursday’s match-up be the last time that these two teams battle for the key to the city? With Augustana’s inevitable move to DI coming within the next year or two, this could be the last dance between the teams. Although, USF leads the key to city…

Augie & USF Eager To Take Rivalry Under The Thursday Night Lights

Vikings At Cougars Thursday At 6 PM

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  For the 8th time the University of Sioux Falls and Augustana will meet on the gridiron for the Key to the City. For the first time, they won’t have to wait till Saturday to do it. That’s because the game will be under the lights at Bob Young Field on Thursday night at 6.  Both teams…

Sioux Falls & Augustana Fight To Scoreless Draw

City Rivals Tie On Sunday

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Augustana women’s soccer team (3-1-1) battled the Sioux Falls Cougars (0-4-1) to a 0-0 tie on a windy Sunday afternoon NSIC game at the Sioux Falls Sports Complex. The Vikings controlled possession for a majority of the game and outshot Sioux Falls 21-5, but could not find the back of the net. Of the 21…

Augustana Tames Wayne State Wildcats

Vikings Score 23 Unanswered To Win 26-13

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Augustana football team scored 26-straight points to claim a 26-13 victory over Wayne State Saturday in Kirkeby-Over Stadium.   It was a tale of two halves as the Augustana (2-1, 2-1 NSIC South) offense racked up 278 of its 395 yards in the second half while holding Wayne State (1-2, 1-2 NSIC South) to 61 yards…

Augustana Falls At Mankato

Vikings Drop First Game 27-7

MANKATO, Minn. – The Augustana football team dropped its first contest on the road since the 2017 season in a 27-7 setback to No. 3 Minnesota State.   The Viking’s six-game road winning streak collided with the Maverick’s 25-game NSIC winning streak. Minnesota State improves to 2-0 on the season while Augustana falls to 1-1.   “Hats off to Mankato,”…

Resch Shares NBA Trophy at Augustana

Resch Shares NBA Trophy at Augustana

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Former Augustana amd Jackson County Central volleyball standout Teresa Resch was back at her old stomping grounds Tuesday and brought something pretty cool with her. Resch is the VP of Basketball Operations and Player Development for the Toronto Raptors who won the NBA title in June. And Teresa brought the Larry O’Brien Trophy with her. She’s been…

Augustana Alum Paving a Way for Women in the NBA

Teresa Resch returned to Augie's campus with the NBA Championship trophy

SIOUX FALLS, SD—Growing up Teresa Resch never dreamed of working in an NBA front office, let alone becoming the vice president of basketball operations and player development for the Toronto Raptors, and playing a vital behind the scenes of their first-ever NBA Championship. “No way, when I was a little girl the NBA didn’t even exist in the Midwest,” said…

Augustana Hammers Upper Iowa

Vikings Win 52-0

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Augustana quarterback Kyle Saddler threw for 235 yards on 22-of-25 passing as the Augustana football team shutout Upper Iowa 52-0 Saturday in the 2019 season opener.   The shutout inside Kirkeby-Over Stadium is the first since the 2014 season when Augustana prevailed 52-0 over UMary on Sept. 27. The last Vikings shutout came Sept. 10, 2016,…

Augie Football Looks To Make Their Mark As Division Two Days Draw To A Close

Vikings Coming Off 7-4 Season

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  It was media day this afternoon for Augustana football and the rest of their fall sports as the question of when they’ll join former in-state rivals SDSU and USD in Division One continues to hang over head. Though nobody knows when Augustana will make the transition or what league football would end up in, the reality…

2019 KDLT Sports Gridiron Preview

Get Ready For Kickoff As We Preview The 2019 College & Prep Football Season!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Football is back and the KDLT Sports team is here to get you ready for kickoff with the 2019 Gridiron Preview!  We’re giving you features, analysis and insight on all our area college and prep teams that will get you set for another great year on the gridiron!  Click on the video viewers below to see…

Augie Must Finish Stronger in 2019

Augie Must Finish Stronger in 2019

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Augustana Vikings are looking to improve upon their 7-4 record from last year. It was a good solid record, but the players and coaches know they could easily have increased their win total by finishing stronger in close games. Head coach Jerry Olszewski is excited about this year’s version of the Vikings led by 3-year starting…

Augie Softball Takes Over Target Field

MINNEAPOLIS, MN— The Augustana Vikings softball team took-over target field tonight, as the twins recognized the team tonight for winning their 2nd softball national championship. Head coach Gretta Melsted was bestowed with the honor of throwing out the pitch, which came with some perks like her own twins jersey and an official major league baseball. Melsted says she was training for…