ACAC Class of 2017: Yvonne Becker and Joe Voytechek Posted on April 18, 2017

The Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference has named two members of the Augustana athletics community, professor Yvonne Becker and former hockey coach Joe Voytechek, as inductees into the ACAC Hall of Fame.

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Once a curler, always a curler Posted on March 15, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday March 24th, 2017 @ 6:00 PM

With Augustana hosting the CCAA Curling National Championships next weekend, we’ll welcome curlers from across Canada as well as some familiar faces – including alumni Roger Stephens (’59) and Sarah Brown (’15). Read more about their stories here!

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Viking roots run deep Posted on December 12, 2016

Read about the Lovsin boys – two generations of Vikings hockey players – on what they love about the sport, about Augustana, and how over the years, they have managed to keep tradition alive.

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Female apprentice coach program: a Purdy great experience Posted on December 2, 2016

Augustana women’s basketball coach apprentice Sydney Purdy talks about the CCAA’s female apprenticeship program, how she likes coaching so far, and how much she admires her mentor, Vikings coach Kelly Lyons.

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Vikes for Tykes Posted on November 17, 2016

Our Vikings are getting into the Christmas spirit! The “Vikes for Tykes” toy drive is a student initiative that allows Augustana athletes, coaches, trainers and fans to give back to the community. Read about it here and see how you can take part.

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Student Life after Life as a Student-Athlete: Mr. Pharmacy Posted on November 15, 2016

Read about the interesting activity current U of A pharmacy student, Augustana alumnus, and former Vikings hockey player Preston Eshenko has discovered as a way to spend some of his spare time.

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Assistant Registrar Blog: 2016 Scholar Athlete Recognition Event Posted on October 28, 2016

Assistant registrar Jonathan Hawkins’ blog post on the Athletics Scholar Award event that took place on Wednesday, October 26th. Congratulations to all of our exceptional 2015/16 Vikings Scholar Athletes!

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Volleyball Ice Breaker Tournament Posted on September 16, 2016

Scheduled for: Friday September 16th, 2016 @ 4:00 PM

Come on down to the Augustana gym and cheer on our Vikings volleyball teams in the campus ice breaker tournament this weekend!

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Earle Berry High School Volleyball Tournament returns to Augustana this weekend Posted on September 9, 2016

by Bryan Laskosky The  University of Alberta, Augustana Vikings Volleyball Teams will be host to the annual Earle Berry Classic Volleyball Tournament on September 9th and 10th.   48 men’s and women’s Senior High School teams from across Alberta will come to compete over the two day period with almost 150 matches  being played at Augustana, …

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Summer training pays off for Women’s Soccer Vikings Posted on September 1, 2016

By Cassandra Sanregret The Augustana Women’s Soccer team began their training in early August to prepare for their third season in the ACAC league. The majority of the team from the past year has returned, making the training go smoother. A team’s chemistry plays a big role in the overall outcome of a game. Luckily, …

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Women’s Soccer announces pre-season schedule Posted on July 8, 2016

Vikings Women’s Soccer Coaches Paul Stone and Gil Bridger anticipate an exciting season ahead, beginning with their pre-season training camp and exhibition play. Training Camp for the Vikings Women begins August 8, 2016 at Augustana Campus. Cheer on the Vikings during the following exhibition pre-season games: August 14, 2016 @ SAIT – Away August 21-22, …

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Coach Drabiuk appointed to position with Basketball Alberta Posted on July 7, 2016

Men’s Basketball Coach Dave Drabiuk has been appointed as Basketball Alberta’s Men’s Director of Coaching Development.

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Vikings Biathlon Welcomes Alumnus, Joel Wilkinson for Sport Psychology Workshop Posted on July 4, 2016

Scheduled for: Thursday July 21st, 2016 @ 6:30 PM

Vikings Biathlon is pleased to welcome former Vikings biathlete, Joel Wilkinson, CLC Alumnus, Vikings biathlete, national team biathlete and ironman triathlete, to present on the topic of Sport Psychology, Mental Toughness and Performance to Camrose Biathlon Camp athletes and in a public workshop for the Camrose Community. Joel has specific expertise in leadership and performance …

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Niven appointed as new Head Coach, Nordic Sports Posted on June 17, 2016

The University of Alberta Augustana Campus and Camrose Ski Club are pleased to announce the appointment of Lowell Niven as Head Coach, Nordic Sport.

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YMM Relief Project: Help young Fort McMurray baseball players get back to normal Posted on May 5, 2016

The Augustana Vikings and the Battle River Vikings Booster Society are raising money to supply three Fort McMurray teams with baseball equipment and uniforms.

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Randal Nickel named Augustana’s new Executive Director of Student Life Posted on April 14, 2016

Nickel will begin his new role July 1 as the chief student affairs officer for the Augustana Campus.

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Les Parsons receives Alumni Citation Award Posted on April 5, 2016

Les Parsons received the Augustana Alumni Citation Award at an ice cream bar in his honour… Yee haw!

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Celebrate our Vikings at Colour Night on April 5 Posted on April 1, 2016

The Vikings are getting ready to celebrate the end of another tremendously successful season!

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Vikings Men’s Curling earns national honours Posted on March 29, 2016

Medals, a prestigious award and another of our coaches earn national recognition!

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Vikings will face Ooks in ACAC Championship Series Posted on March 17, 2016

The Vikings are playing for gold, and will face the undefeated NAIT Ooks in the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference Championship, best of three series.

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