Jul 25, 2018
Concordia Athletic Director Rachel Bergeson announced that former Augsburg and St. Thomas assistant coach Maureen (Hardwick) Greiner has been named the new women's hockey head coach.
"The hiring of Maureen is a big step for our women's hockey team," Bergeson said. "Her knowledge of the MIAC, ability to coach teams that are highly successful and background in high school hockey in the area make her a tremendous asset to the…
Jun 20, 2018
Concordia reached back into its history to find a leader for the future.
Vice President for Finance Linda Brown announced that Rachel Bergeson ’05 has been hired as the new athletic director. “Rachel has the knowledge, experience, and skills to provide leadership to this athletics department and to this college,…Alumni
Jun 05, 2018
Concordia alumni, family and friends can stay in touch with Cobber Nation by participating in one of the four golf outings this summer.
The Finn and Carol Grinaker Golf Scramble, Clay Nagel Wrestling Golf Tournament, Cobber Baseball Golf Scramble or the Concordia Football Golf Tournament will offer Cobber fans a chance to rekindle old memories and the opportunity to support…Alumni
May 22, 2018
Senior Bailey Hovland parlayed a trio of Top 4 finishes at the MIAC Outdoor Championship Meet into the Outstanding Field Athlete honor.
Hovland earns her first-ever conference post-meet honor and becomes the third Cobber athlete to earn post-conference championship meet honors since 2015. Emma Peterson won the same honor last year to go along with the 2017 MIAC Outdoor Outstanding…
May 11, 2018
Head Coach Joseph Murrey capped off the Cobbers’ playoff season by being named the MIAC Coach of the Year. He earns the award after leading Concordia to the conference postseason for the first time since 2011.
Murrey is joined by seniors Isaac Toivonen and David Schneck and sophomore Erik Porter as recipients of MIAC postseason awards. Toivonen and Porter earned MIAC All-Conference honors in singles play while Schneck and Porter earned All-Conference…
Apr 30, 2018
A pitching gem from Ty Syverson and a 5-run sixth inning led to Concordia's second split of the weekend.
The Cobbers used the arm of Syverson to post a 70-minute, 1-0 win over St. Mary's in the opener. The Cardinals then broke open a 3-3 tie with five runs in the sixth inning of Game 2 to claim an 8-3 win. Concordia has now split four of its last…
Apr 16, 2018
Senior Bailey Hovland wasted little time in getting used to the outdoor season. In the first meet of the delayed season, Hovland broke her own school record in the hammer throw at the weather-shortened Sioux City Relays.
Hovland recorded a distance of 170-01 and finished sixth in the hammer throw in a meet that was predominantly NCAA Division I and II athletes. Hovland's finishing distance eclipsed her old mark of 166-04, which she set last season. Hovland's…
Apr 10, 2018
Unseasonably cold weather and a 16-day break between games led to cold bats for the Cobbers as they dropped a pair of nail-biters against Macalester in a doubleheader played in the Augsburg Dome.
Concordia could only come up with one hit in the opener and lost 1-0 and then fell 2-0 in the second game after collecting five hits. The twinbill was the first MIAC competition of the year for the Cobbers as they fall to 4-12 in all games.…
Mar 26, 2018
Move over Erin Gunderson, Concordia has a new career strikeout queen.
Abby Haraldson's two-out strikeout in the second inning of the Cobbers' game against Bethany Lutheran pushed her ahead of Gunderson as the school's all-time leader in strikeouts. Haraldson finished the game with eight K's and helped Concordia…
Mar 19, 2018
Concordia's quest for their first MIAC playoff berth since 2011 continued as they ground out a trio of super-set tie-breaker wins in singles play and swept St. Mary's 9-0 in the first home match of the season.
The win is the third straight, and second consecutive in conference play, for the Cobbers who are now 8-6 in all matches and 3-3 in league play. Concordia is currently in fifth place in the race for the Top 5 spots in the MIAC standings that…
Mar 07, 2018
Concordia used a pair of complete-game pitching performances to sweep its final doubleheader in Florida.
The Cobbers got a four-hit shutout performance from Austin Ver Steeg in the opener against Waynesburg (Pa.) and then Ty Syverson backed that up with a six-hit outing in the second games as the Cobbers won 4-0 and 6-3 to complete their annual…
Feb 19, 2018
When is a tie as good as a win?
When the tie gets you a point in the conference standings, clinches a playoff spot and earns you a home game in the league tournament. Concordia used a second straight 2-2 overtime tie at Augsburg to clinch its eighth straight MIAC playoff berth…
Feb 05, 2018
The box score will show that Concordia earned its second win in three games by outscoring Augsburg 25-22 in the fourth and holding off a last-minute comeback attempt.
However, fans that watched the game know that the turning point came when Kirstin Simmons drilled a three-quarter court, one-handed shot as time ran out in the third quarter to give the Cobbers a 53-52 lead. Simmons' line drive 3-pointer gave…
Jan 22, 2018
Concordia continues to take small steps forward as they progress toward the end of the season. Senior Joe Heinz led a group of four Cobbers who all finished in the Top 4 at the Worthington Open.
Heinz, who posted one of the two wins in Concordia's dual-meet against No. 1 Augsburg on Thursday, went 4-0 on the day and won the 165-lb. weight class at the open tournament. Heinz beat a pair of wrestlers from Division I South Dakota State…
Jan 16, 2018
Dalton Mills' snipe from the left circle capped an end-to-end overtime thriller that saw Concordia come back from a 2-0 deficit to post a 5-4 win over St. Mary's.
Mills' game winner earned Cobber head coach Chris Howe his 100th career collegiate victory. Howe becomes the third coach in Concordia history to reach the 100-win milestone. The Cobbers scored three straight goals after the Cardinals took a…