Augustana unveils 2024-25 hockey schedule – Sioux Falls Live

SIOUX FALLS – The Augustana hockey program unveiled its 2024-2025 schedule Wednesday, featuring 14 home games and four new opponents.

The Vikings, who finished their freshman season with an overall record of 12-18-4, will open the season with an exhibition game against the University of North Dakota on Saturday, Oct. 5 in Grand Forks.

AU then begins the regular season with a two-game matchup against Long Island on Oct. 11 and 12 at Midco Arena. Augustana will head south on Interstate 29 the following weekend for a two-game series against Nebraska Omaha, which won against the Vikings in a home-and-home series last season.

AU coach Garrett Raboin will take his team on the road for a two-game series on Oct. 25 and 26 at St. Cloud State, where Raboin was a four-year player from 2006 to 2010.

The Vikings’ partial CCHA schedule begins Nov. 1-2 at St. Thomas before returning home for a two-game series against Bemidji State on Nov. 8-9. They then head on a road trip to Ferris State (Nov. 22-23) for a home game against Northern Michigan (Nov. 29-30).

In December, the AU will make a two-week trip to Alaska, where it will battle the Nanooks on December 6 and 7 and the Alaska-Anchorage on December 12 and 13. Next, the Vikings travel to Colorado College in a two-game series on January 3 and 4 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. AU handed the Tigers their first loss of the season last year in a 4-3 decision on Oct. 28 in Colorado.

Augustana goalie Josh Kotai takes a break from action against Colorado College on Saturday, October 28, 2023 in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Augustana goalie Josh Kotai takes a break from action against Colorado College on Saturday, October 28, 2023 in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

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After a two-game series against visiting Lindenwood on Jan. 17 and 18, Augustana will conclude its partial CCHA slate with four consecutive series against conference opponents. The Vikings travel to Bowling Green on Jan. 24-25, return home to play Lake Superior State on Jan. 31-Feb. 1, hit the road for a two-game set at Minnesota State on Feb. 7-8 and wrap things up with a home series against Michigan Tech on February 14-15.

Augustana concludes the regular season with a Feb. 21-22 series against Alaska at Midco Arena.

There are still season tickets available for the 2024-2025 season.

Augustana hockey schedule 2024-25

  • October 5 | in North Dakota (ex.)
  • October 11-12 | vs. Long Island
  • October 18-19 | in Nebraska Omaha
  • October 25-26 | at St. Cloud State
  • November 1-2 | at St. Thomas
  • November 8-9 | vs. Bemidji State
  • November 22-23 | at Ferris State
  • November 29-30 | vs. Northern Michigan
  • December 6-7 | near Alaska
  • December 12-13 | at Alaska Anchorage
  • January 3-4 | at Colorado College
  • January 17-18 | vs. Lindenwood
  • January 24-25 | at Bowling Green
  • January 31 – February 1 | vs. Lake Superior State
  • February 7-8 | in the state of Minnesota
  • February 14-15 | vs. Michigan Tech
  • February 21-22 | against Alaska
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Trent Singer is a hockey and sports reporter for The ice rink live And Sioux Falls live. He focuses his reporting on Augustana men’s hockey, the CCHA and Sioux Falls sports in the area. Singer’s previous stops include Just women’s sportsthe Southeast Missouri and the Kentucky New Era.