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Wartburg jumps five spots in men’s soccer poll

Wartburg jumps five spots in men’s soccer poll

Two opening-weekend wins at the Gustie Classic helped elevate Wartburg to No. 11 in the latest edition of the NSCAA Division III men’s soccer poll. The Knights (2-0-0) were ranked No. 16 in the preseason rankings, coming off a Sweet 16 appearance in the 2013 NCAA Tournament. Iowa Conference rival […]

by · September 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Men's Soccer, Sports
Wartburg dominates play, but draws with Wis.-La Crosse

Wartburg dominates play, but draws with Wis.-La Crosse

Wartburg’s women’s soccer team pounded the Wis.-La Crosse goal for 110 minutes Sunday, but wasn’t rewarded with its first win of the season as the Eagles managed to hold on to a 0-0, double-overtime draw. The Knights plastered Wis.-La Crosse’s defense with 40 shots, 31 in regulation. Fifteen of those were […]

by · September 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports
Rochelle Beardsley became the first freshman since 2008 to win the Iowa Conference golf championship last fall. -- File Photo

Beardsley medals at first golf meet of season

A first-round 73 propelled sophomore defending Iowa Conference champion Rochelle Beardsley to individual medalist honors at the Wis.-Eau Claire Invite over the weekend, finishing with a 154 (73-81). Beardsley edged Carleton’s Shannon Holden (77-78) and Bethel’s Leah Swanson (72-83) by one stroke in her first collegiate competition of the fall. […]

by · September 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Golf, Sports
Women’s tennis challenges Luther, handles Stout

Women’s tennis challenges Luther, handles Stout

The gap between Wartburg’s women’s tennis team and Iowa Conference powers has narrowed, just not quite enough for a statement victory on the season’s opening day. A 3-0 hole after doubles play cost the Knights, who rallied to take four of six singles matches in a 5-4 loss to host […]

by · August 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis
Volleyball caps undefeated opening weekend

Volleyball caps undefeated opening weekend

Wartburg handed St. Catherine and host St. Mary’s losses on the second day of the Sugar Loaf Classic on Saturday to finish the weekend 4-0, the lone team to navigate the tournament undefeated. The Knights provided the lone loss for three of its tournament opponents, including both Saturday. St. Catherine […]

by · August 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, Volleyball
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