Katie Sommer plays basketball for the Knights and will soon be joining the softball team.—Riley Cole/TRUMPET

For the love of both sports: Athletes share experience competing in two sports

Katie Sommer has excelled on the basketball court this season, but after stepping off the court she will step onto the infield as part of the Wartburg softball team. When it came to deciding to compete in sports in college, Sommer said she did not want to compete in just […]

Knights win regular season finale

With the final weekend of the regular season came another strong offensive showing for the Wartburg Knights. This week’s game ended with a 49-34 victory over the Loras Duhawks. The win moves the Knights to 9-1 on the season and they finish Iowa Conference play with a 6-1 record. The […]

by · November 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Football, Sports
Jordan Schmitt carries the ball for a touchdown.

Knights win over Simpson

Senior Day is a day to celebrate the contributions and accomplishments of the Wartburg football seniors, and the Class of 2016 was able to celebrate with style. The Knights took on an upset-minded Simpson Storm and were able to come away with a nail-biting 51-45 win Saturday. The game featured […]

by · November 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Football, Senior Spotlight, Sports

Wartburg wins big at home

This Saturday the Wartburg Knights came away with their biggest win of the season, beating the Buena Vista Beavers 55-0. The Knights’ victory was due to stellar play both the offense and defense. “It’s all about consistency and how you execute, and we’ve been doing a good job with that […]

by · October 31, 2015 · 0 comments · Football, Sports
Knights bounce back with big win

Knights bounce back with big win

The Wartburg Knights football team came into the week knowing they needed a win in order to keep their playoff hopes alive, and they got exactly that. They capped off a week of practice with a 47-7 win over archrival, the Luther Norse. The big win is what the Knights […]

by · October 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Football, News, Sports