Augustana Vikings Athletics

02/13/2020 | News release | Distributed by Public on 02/13/2020 14:36

Men’s Tennis Set for Dual with Morningside

SIOUX FALLS S.D. - The Augustana men's tennis team makes its home debut against Morningside Friday at 7 p.m. at the GreatLIFE Woodlake Athletic Club.

The Mustangs
Morningside College will start the spring portion of its season. The Mustangs finished the fall session going 1-1 in nonconference play.

The Vikings
Augustana is coming off of a split last Saturday against UND and Concordia, where UND won 7-0 and the Vikings rallied back against Concordia to win 5-2. In the Concordia match, the Vikings went on to win four of the singles matches with wins from senior , freshman , senior , and junior .

Player to Watch
Knewtson had a solid sophomore season last year and is looking for continued improvement. His sophomore season concluded with a record of 13-6 in singles play. Also finding success in doubles action, he went 13-5 pairing up with teammates and .

Up Next
The Vikings will be traveling to Fremont, Nebraska, on Saturday Feb. 22 where they will have a nonconference faceoff with Midland at 11 a.m. and Doane at 3 p.m. Both events will take place at the Fremont Family YMCA.