Category: Sports

The racquetball king

Baseball player enters as 20-time national baseball champion CHELSEA FELTON cmfelton17@ole.augie.edu At first glance, a spectator would see Jordan Barth as an Augustana’s freshman baseball player taking on his position as a shortstop. Barth started playing baseball at 8 years…

Cross country claims 8th, 14th at nationals

BEAU BORDEWYK bjbordewyk16@ole.augie.edu The Augustana men’s and women’s cross country teams finished 8th and 14th respectively at the NCAA Division II Cross Country Championship in Evansville, Ind. on Nov. 18.  The men’s team garnered 326 points, earning their 10th top-ten…

Cardio kickboxing keeps on kicking, grows in popularity

HOLDEN SUTTER hasutter17@ole.augie.edu It’s Tuesday night on the Augustana campus and dozens of people are filing into the wrestling room of the Elmen Center. Inside, the song “Alone” by Marshmello crackles on the stereo in the room signaling the start…

All in to stand out

Women open season with 5-0 record, return eight veteran players to roster REBEKAH TUCHSCHERER rjtuchsherer16@ole.augie.edu And they’re back. Returning eight junior and senior players, the women’s basketball team has captured its first undefeated 5-0 season start in five years. The…