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Women’s basketball suffers first loss

Women’s basketball suffers first loss

No. 8 St. Thomas handed Wartburg’s women’s basketball team its first loss Friday night in St. Paul, 78-50. The Tommies led 38-20 at the break. Wartburg, which shot 36.6 percent for the game, made just one field goal in the final six minutes of the first half. The Knights (8-1) […]

by · December 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, Women's Basketball
Chris Brinkmeier looks to block the Illinois Wesleyan defense for running back Matt Kastli during last season's first-round playoff game in Bloomington, Ill., a 41-7 Knights' win. -- File Photo

Three Knights named d3football All-Americans

For the first time in program history, three Wartburg football players were named to All-American teams. Senior offensive tackle Chris Brinkmeier, who was selected as the d3football.com West Region Offensive MVP, was named to the website’s first team. Brinkmeier was also an AFCA All-American. Brinkmeier is Wartburg’s first first-team selection since […]

by · December 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Football, Sports
Women improve to 8-0 ahead of vist to No. 8 UST

Women improve to 8-0 ahead of vist to No. 8 UST

A Wartburg women’s basketball team that features star-studded freshmen as well as experienced veterans continues to impress, and now at 8-0, the team gets its biggest test Friday night. The Knights held off Bethany Lutheran 69-49 on the road Sunday behind career highs of 19 and 18 points from freshman […]

by · December 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, Women's Basketball
Knights pummel Bethany Lutheran

Knights pummel Bethany Lutheran

Wartburg’s men’s basketball team dominated all aspects of Sunday’s game against Bethany Lutheran, powering to 7-2 with a 93-53 victory. The Knights shot 55.4 percent from the floor, including a 23-of-37 tally in the second half, while holding the Vikings (0-8) to 29.9 percent shooting and forcing 21 turnovers. Wartburg […]

by · December 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Men's Basketball, Sports
Wrestlers win home opener

Wrestlers win home opener

The Wartburg wrestling team won its first home competition Saturday night in a dual against No. 12 Cornell. Normally, this would have been the day of the Dick Walker Invitational, but because of the unique finals schedule this year the invitational was cancelled and the dual was held instead. It’s a different […]

by · December 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, Wrestling
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