There were some anxious basketball players on the St. Thomas campus Monday morning as they waited to find out if they had a postseason coming. After losing 63-53 to St. Olaf in the MIAC Playoff championship game Sunday, The Tommies (22-5) left their fate in the hands of the NCAA Selection Committee where anything can happen.
Four women’s teams and three men’s teams from Minnesota have been picked for the NCAA Division III basketball tournaments.
Augustana College sophomore pitcher Jordan Milbrath has signed with the Cleveland Indians and will forgo his junior and senior seasons at the Sioux Falls school. The Indians drafted Milbrath in the 35th round of this year’s Major League Baseball draft.
Jerry Olszewski is the new head football coach of Augustana College.
Augustana College in South Dakota has named 3 finalists for its vacant head football coach position.
Jerry Fogg was just a teenager when he was handed a gun and told to help guard the South Dakota town of Wounded Knee during one of the most public displays of protest by the American Indian Movement nearly four decades ago.
A freshman from Augustana College has been chosen to represent Team USA at the North America, Central America and Caribbean Cross Country Championships in Port of Spain, Trinidad, later this month.
Reigning NCAA Division II champion Minnesota Duluth starts the new season on the road this weekend.