Throwback Thursday ACAC Hockey at the Max Posted on November 22, 2014

Don’t miss Throwback Thursday this week! ACAC Regular Season Hockey returns to the Max McLean Arena for one game only on November 27 vs. Red Deer College. Look forward to special guest, the Edmonton Oilers “Organ Guy”, Gord Graschuk – who will be entertaining the crowd on live organ between whistles. Former ‘Voice of the …

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Staff vs Student Benefit Hockey Game Posted on November 19, 2014

Scheduled for: Tuesday December 2nd, 2014 @ 7:00 PM

3rd Annual Staff vs Student Benefit Hockey Game 7pm  |  Tuesday, December 2 Augustana Gym Proceeds to Camrose Kidsport

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Hockey Vikings split with NAIT Posted on November 18, 2014

The Vikes could take many positives out of the past week’s mid-week split with the NAIT Ooks. On Wednesday evening they took to one of the most unique arenas in Alberta, with high hopes that were very quickly dashed by a strong NAIT team. NAIT skated very well and having played three “weaker” teams the …

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Throwback Thursday brings ACAC Hockey back to the Max McLean Arena Posted on November 17, 2014

Hockey Fans feeling nostalgic about the old days of College hockey in Camrose will have the perfect opportunity to experience ACAC action once again under the wooden roof of the Max McLean Arena. Due to preparations for the Canada Cup of Curling – the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference regular season University of Alberta, Augustana Vikings …

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Vikings Men’s Volleyball posts strong weekend results Posted on November 17, 2014

Over the weekend the Vikings were faced with the task of taking on The King’s University College Eagles. Friday night’s match got underway in Edmonton relatively quickly. The Vikings got off to a bit of a slow start, trailing by a score of 13-16, missing an unusual amount of serves. Fortunately, the Vikings were able …

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Women’s Volleyball tests perserverance Posted on November 17, 2014

The Women’s Volleyball team took on the King’s University College Eagles. On Friday November 14, the team traveled to Edmonton and had their sights set on a win. Unfortunately, the team had a rough start to the night and struggled to get any momentum in the first set. They lost the first set 9-25. The …

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Vikings Cross Country Running finishes the season strong Posted on November 17, 2014

Nine more months until the next Cross Country Running season starts! The running team had a strong showing at the final event of the season in Calgary for the CCAA National Championships on November 7th, hosted by SAIT. It was a perfect day for racing under sunny blue skies and awesome temperatures (which were shortly …

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Vikings Hockey Alumni Weekend, Nov 21-22 Posted on November 16, 2014

Two hockey games, an exhibition Alumni Game, and a Pub Night for Vikings Hockey.

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Vikings recognize Bob & Margaret Prestage Posted on November 14, 2014

Vikings Athletics was proud to recognize two of Vikings Hockey’s most ardent supporters, Bob and Margaret Prestage, at the November 13 Hockey Game versus the NAIT Ooks. The entire Vikings Community joined in recognizing Bob and Margaret’s tireless energy in support of minor sports in the community and both were congratulated on being the recipients …

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Vikings Women’s Volleyball split Keyano Huskies doubleheader Posted on November 13, 2014

This weekend the Vikings team headed up to Fort McMurray to take on the Keyano Huskies. On Friday October 7, the team came out looking for a win. However, the women’s team struggled to settle in and find their range. Though the Vikings fought hard they couldn’t finish. They lost to Keyano in three sets; …

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Vikings Men’s Volleyball wins Keyano Huskies doubleheader Posted on November 13, 2014

The Vikings were up in Fort MacMurray this past weekend to battle with the Keyano Huskies. After the long trip up the Vikings came out fairly strong on Friday night, keeping pace with the home team for the first 15 points and then started to pull away. The Vikings ended up taking the first set …

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“Relentless. All out. All game. All season.” Posted on November 13, 2014

“Relentless. All out. All game. All season.” The Augustana Women’s Basketball team has been building a very strong foundation so far this season. Having new coaches and new systems, the girls have been nothing but hard working and willing to learn. They have had a very strong start with a record of 4-2 after four …

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The All-Saskatchewan Roadtrip Posted on November 12, 2014

A glance of the Vikings Hockey roster will tell you where Coach Gusdal likes to recruit Student Athletes. Vikings Hockey has been fortunate to have recruited many of the best players in the SJHL to it’s Club over the past few years. For many of the Vikes, the annual double-header in Caronport, Saskatchewan versus the …

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Vikings Hockey Toque Toss Posted on November 12, 2014

Scheduled for: Friday November 21st, 2014 @ 7:30 PM

7:30pm Friday, November 21 at EnCana Arena Toque Toss (in support of the Camrose Emergency Clothing and Furniture Depot and the Augustana Reciprocity Shelf) Step 1: Bring new or gently-used toque, scarf, or mitts to the Vikings Hockey game vs the Keyano Huskies Step 2: Throw them on the ice at the end of the …

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Augustana’s Biathletes Ready to Race Posted on November 5, 2014

Augustana’s Biathletes are well on their way to starting the season. They have been training non-stop since the beginning of the semester and are ready to jump into the race season. Coach Lowell Niven has been working hard with to make sure they are performing at their best for the first race at the end …

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Women’s Volleyball fight hard versus Lakeland College Posted on November 4, 2014

Over the weekend, Women’s Volleyball took on the Lakeland Rustlers. On Friday, October 31, the Vikings played the Rustlers at home, but the team struggled to get into a rhythm. The Vikings dropped the first two sets 17-25 and 16-25. The team fought back in the third set and won 25-11. In an exciting fourth …

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Vikings Men’s Volleyball successful versus Lakeland College Posted on November 4, 2014

This past weekend the Vikings took on the Lakeland College Rustlers. Friday night’s game took place in Camrose in front of a smaller, but none-the-less, spirited, dressed-up crowd. The Vikings cam out strong in the first set and proceeded to win the opener 25-19. The second set started out a little bit rougher with the …

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Vikings Curling to play Chinese Junior National Teams Posted on November 4, 2014

Enjoy some International Curling in Camrose on out on November 9th as our Vikings Curling teams gain some unique exhibition exhibition experience in preparation for our Regional competition at Red Deer College November 28-30.The Vikings will need your cheering and support as they test their skills against the Chinese Junior National teams. Men’s, Women’s & …

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Vikings Hockey sweeps Concordia Posted on November 4, 2014

This weekend the Vikes faced the pesky Concordia Thunder and were able to skate away with four points. Vikings Hockey outmatched Concordia with skill and knew going into the weekend that if they were able to outwork their opponents, they would be just fine. On Friday night the Vikings headed into North Edmonton to play …

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Vikings Curling victorious at Lakeland College Posted on November 3, 2014

On November 1st our Men’s, Women’s and Mixed curling teams traveled to Vermilion to defend our title in the second annual Challenge Cup. This is a competition between Augustana and Lakeland College to gain some practice and experience. The Challenge Cup consists of a classic curling game, a skills competition and a skins curling game. …

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