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September 11, 2009

2009 Season - Vollleyball team picks up first win

OSHKOSH, Wisconsin - After going winless in their first six matches of the 2009 season, the Vikings picked up their first victory of the year on Friday afternoon. Augustana defeated Carroll 3-0 (25-17; 25-22; 25-19) in the first round of the Wisconsin-Oshkosh Tournament in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

Second year head coach Janelle Hester's team were 0-6 heading into the UW-Oshkosh Tournament but broke into the victory column in a big way with the straight set win over the Pioneers.

Following that win the Vikings dropped a 3-0 (25-20; 25-18; 25-20) decision to Wisconsin-Oshkosh to fall to 1-7 on the season.

Augustana will play Lake Forest at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 12 and then face Lakeland at 2:00 p.m.