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August 6, 2012

Football media day set for August 13

The Vikings will have their annual Football Media Day on Monday, August 13 on the newly installed FieldTurf at Ericson Stadium.

The Augustana Vikings football team will host its annual “Media Day” on Monday, August 13 at Ericson Field. The festivities will begin at 12:30 p.m. First year head coach Rob Cushman 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 2-8 a year ago and 2-5 in the College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin, report to campus on Wednesday, August 8. The pre-season camp begins on Thursday, August 9 in preparation for the season opening game on Saturday, September 1 on the road against the University of Dubuque at 6:00 p.m. in Dubuque, Iowa. Cushman is expecting to welcome over 135 players to the Augustana campus in preparation for the 2012 campaign.

2012 AUGUSTANA VIKINGS FOOTBALL SCHEDULE

DATE

OPPONENT

SITE

TIME

September 1

Dubuque

Dubuque, Iowa

6:00 p.m.

September 8

Central of Iowa

Pella, Iowa

1:00 p.m.

September 15

Loras

Family Weekend

HOME

6:00 p.m.

September 29

*Wheaton

HOME

1:00 p.m.

October 6

*Elmhurst

Elmhurst, Illinois

1:00 p.m.

October 13

*Millikin

Homecoming

HOME

1:00 p.m.

October 20

*North Park

Chicago, Illinois

1:00 p.m.

October 27

*Carthage

HOME

1:00 p.m.

November 3

*Illinois Wesleyan

Bloomington, Illinois

1:00 p.m.

November 10

*North Central

HOME

1:00 p.m.

November 17

First Round NCAA Playoffs

 

 

 

* - College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin game

 

HEAD COACH: Rob Cushman