More news about: Augsburg
Jun 03, 2010
Augsburg photo by Don Stoner
Except where the rouge was involved.
On a beautiful day in Winnipeg, Augsburg played the East Side Eagles football club and came away with a 59-20 win, including the distinctly Canadian way of earning a single point. On the game's last play, Augsburg's Josh Pronschinske punted the ball deep into the Eagles' end zone. When an Eagles player caught the ball a foot out of the end zone, the Auggies had their rouge.
Division III rules allow teams to take a foreign trip once every three years. The benefits include 10 practices in full pads. Well, and the educational experience. And the camaraderie.
Augsburg's passing offense was well-suited to the wider and longer Canadian football field.
For more, check out Augsburg's website.