Tag Archives: Athletics

Kristen (Schmidt) Soukup (’06), who helped lead Concordia’s softball team to three straight NCAA Sweet Sixteen appearances and a trip to the NCAA Elite Eight, has been selected for induction into the 2017 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) Hall of Fame class.… Read More

Concordia University administration and the athletics department have announced plans for an aggressive fundraising campaign aimed at constructing an Athletic Performance Center on campus.

The university’s plans call for a $1.5 million construction project with various naming opportunities to fund the project.… Read More


The top-seeded #1 Concordia-St. Paul volleyball team (35-2) claimed their eighth NCAA Division II Volleyball National Championship in the last 10 years with a sweep (25-19, 25-12, 25-12) of sixth-seeded #9 Alaska Anchorage on Saturday night at Sanford Pentagon.

The Golden Bears closed out the season in tremendous fashion by winning their final 19 matches of the season to hoist the trophy for the eighth time in program history.… Read More


Student-athletes at Concordia University, St. Paul student-athletes have achieved a four-year 92 percent Academic Success Rate and are one of 26 NCAA Division II institutions to earn the Presidents’ Award for Academic Excellence.

Concordia’s 92 percent mark is the highest from the 16-member Northern Sun (NSIC), a point above the University of Sioux Falls at 91, the only other NSIC member to be recognized.… Read More


Concordia University has announced theAthletic Hall of Fame Class of 2016. The eight new members to be inducted this fall are: Paige Dopp (’02, softball), Ted Ihns (’89, football), Brian Jamros (’05, ’08 M.A., ’12 M.B.A., basketball),Joe Peters (’04, football), Jennifer Pozzani (’05, basketball & softball),Erik Quarberg (’06, baseball), Kristen (Schmidt, ’06) Soukup(softball) and Galen Wetzell (’06, baseball).… Read More