Augustana completed the 2012 men's soccer season with an overall record of 6-9-3 and a CCIW mark of 2-4-1, finishing in sixth place. Junior midfielder Matt Shipon earned second team All-CCIW recognition, while junior goalkeeper Tyler Cowherd (Bettendorf HS, Bettendorf, Iowa) was selected as the Vikings' Most Valuable Player.
Junior goalkeeper Tyler Cowherd has been chosen as the most Valuable Player for the 2012 Augustana men’s soccer team. The Vikings finished the 2012 campaign with a 6-9-3 overall record and a 2-4-1 mark in the College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin.
The College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin has announced its 2012 men's soccer all-conference selections and Augustana junior midfielder Matt Shipon has been named to the second team. He tied for the Viking team lead this year with a pair of assists and scored one goal as well.
Elmhurst's Mikey Emig scored twice in the second half Saturday to give Elmhurst a 3-1 win over Augustana. The loss brings to an end the Vikings' 2012 season. They finish 6-9-3 overall and 2-4-1 in the CCIW. The Bluejays close the year at 9-10 overall and 1-6 in the conference.
Wheaton's Stephen Golz scored a back-breaking goal with less than a minute to play in the first half and the Thunder went on to a 3-0 win over Augustana Wednesday night at Joe Bean Stadium. Wheaton moves to 13-3-2 overall and stays atop the CCIW standings at 5-0-1. The Vikings fall to 6-8-3 overall and 2-3-1 in the league.