Winter sports preview

Winter sports preview

Concordia’s wrestling team has placed in the top 15 teams in the country the last three years, wrestling coach Matt Nagel said.  The team has two all-American wrestlers and several […]

 

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  • Goalie Ali Nelson, who got her 38th shutout in a game against St. Olaf last week, makes a save for the Cobber women’s soccer team. The team won the MIAC championship  title  this past Saturday.

    Women’s soccer takes MIAC title

    The Cobber women’s soccer team has ended their regular season with a bang as they look towards playoffs. The women beat St. Olaf last week, clenching the number one seed […]

     
  • Photo by Jamie Telander. Members of an informal pick-up basketball league gather in Memorial Auditorium for a scrimage. The group refers to themselves as “noonballers” and attracts a diverse array of Concordia faculty, staff and students as well as local community members.

    Noonballers

    Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, a group of men from Concordia and the community get together in Memorial Auditorium to play basketball over the noon hour. They call their weekly […]

     
  • Photo by Jamie Telander. The door to the Athletic Department stands open to receive new recruits to the College’s  Division III athletics program. Cobber athletics brings in so many new students, the Athletic Department serves almost as a second Admissions Office, Athletic Director Rich Glas said.

    Concordia draws true student athletes

    As Kyle LeDuc prepared to end a successful high school wrestling career and move onto collegiate athletics, he had several possibilities open to him. He could attend NDSU, where he […]

     
  • Photo by Jamie Telander. Soren Poffenberger, Concordia 2013, aims at his target in the archery wellness course.

    Archery wellness class hits the mark

    Piles of homework and jam-packed schedules can make for stressful days. Concordia offers a variety of physical education classes throughout the year to “allow students to let loose during their […]

     
  • Get up, Get out; biking trails in Fargo – Moorhead

    Get up, Get out; biking trails in Fargo – Moorhead

    Siri Manning, a junior, knows all the hot spots in the Fargo-Moorhead area to give you whatever outdoor biking, rollerblading or running experience you need. She’s a bit of an […]

     
  • Submitted Photo. Freshman golfer Landon Poss takes a shot at the MIAC Championships last week. Poss finished 8th overall. However, the Cobbers as a whole felt disappointed about their championship performance.

    Golf team struggles at MIAC championships

    The men’s golf team competed in the MIAC tournament last week at Bunker Hills Golf Course in Anoka, Minn., wrapping up their fall season. The Cobbers placed fifth out of […]

     
  • Photo by Jamie Telander. Concordia students fill the stands at a volleyball game. Athletic Director Rich Glas is partnering with the Marketing Club to create “Cob Mob”, a student fan group that will hopefully keep sports spectators coming.

    ‘Cob Mob’ takes steps to increase fan attendance

    The athletic department has worked with the Marketing Club to create a new way of giving students at Concordia more incentive to attend sporting events this semester. Cob Mob will […]

     
  • Photo by Jamie Telander. The volleyball team warms up. The women would not be playing Division III volleyball if not for Title IX, an education amendment that passed 40 years ago.

    Celebrating Title IX

    When Title IX, an amendment outlawing gender discrimination in any educational program receiving federal funding and assistance, was passed, it opened a whole world of opportunity for women. This included […]

     
  • Graphic by Ryan Bloom.

    Sports brief: Olson Forum balcony

    Concordia is evaluating the equipment located in the balcony of Olson Forum in order to make appropriate repairs, replacements and additions sometime this school year. The college started evaluations earlier […]