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Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) Commissioner Erin Lind presented Concordia University, St. Paul Director of Athletics Mark “Lunch” McKenzie with the league’s 2017-18 Sportsmanship Award at the NSIC’s Annual Hall of Fame banquet. This marks the first time in the 11 year history of the award that CSP has earned the honor, becoming the eighth different institution to receive the award.… Read More

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With the ninth pick in the 14th round of the 2018 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft, the Oakland Athletics selected Concordia St. Paul junior right-hander Gus Varland.

As the 413th overall pick, Varland becomes the highest drafted player in program history, surpassing Bryan Lippincott, who was drafted in the 19th Round by the Washington Nationals in 2012.… Read More

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As tourists across the Twin Cities pack their luggage and head home to warmer climates, festivities from last week’s highly-publicized NFL championship game are being packed away as well. This leaves Minnesota to reflect on a successful week of live events leading up to its much anticipated time in the spotlight.… Read More

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The top-seeded #3 Concordia-St. Paul volleyball team (34-3) claimed their ninth NCAA Division II Volleyball National Championship in 11 years with a sweep of Florida Southern (30-7) at UWF Field House on Saturday night.

The Golden Bears made it back-to-back titles to bring their total to nine, putting them within one of Division III Washington-Louis’s NCAA record 10 volleyball championships.… Read More

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Ten exceptional former student-athletes will be honored as 2018 Today’s Top 10 Award winners at the NCAA Convention, including recent Concordia St. Paul volleyball graduate Riley Hanson.

The award recognizes former student-athletes for their successes on the field, in the classroom and in the community.… Read More

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