August 10, 2010
2010 Season - Football Media Day set for Monday, August 16
|Senior captain Cody Wickenhauser and the rest of the 2010 Augustana Vikings will be unveiled to the local media on Monday, August 16 at the annual "Football Media Day".|
The Augustana Vikings football team will host its annual “Media Day” on Monday, August 15 at Ericson Field. The festivities will begin at 1:30 p.m. Head coach Jim Barnes and the Augustana players will be available for pictures and interviews. Please direct any special requests to Dave Wrath, associate director of athletics/media & alumni relations.
The Vikings, who were 6-4 a year ago and 4-3 in the College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin, began pre-season camp on Wednesday, August 11 in preparation for the season opening game on Friday, September 3 against Greenville. The game, which was originally scheduled for Saturday, September 4 at Greenville has been switched to Friday and will be played at Edwardsville High School. The first home game is Saturday, September 11 against Central of Iowa at 6:00 p.m. Barnes will welcome over 150 players to the Augustana campus in preparation for the 2010 campaign.