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2022 Crimson & Gold Challenge

$44,323 from 124 Austin College 'Roo Supporters

2022 Crimson & Gold Challenge


The fourth annual Crimson & Gold Challenge kicks off on Monday, August 15th and runs through Friday, August 19th. For five days Kangaroo athletic teams will be battling it out for first place, it’s a participation challenge! The team with the most participation gifts wins. 

When you support ’Roos Athletics, you’ll help bridge the gap between our budget and the true cost of the resources needed to sustain our men’s and women’s teams. 

Your gift will:
Benefit almost 400 student-athletes who compete for Austin College, directly impacting them on the field of play; 

Support coaches and staff, who serve as role models for leadership, with resources to build our athletic programs and shape the student-athlete experience; 

• Impact team budgets by providing resources for travel, equipment, and uniforms.

Austin College Crimson & Gold Challenge is all about alumni and friends showing their support for the College and athletic teams we love. Help us reach 125 gifts and help us FUND THE FIERCE!


All gifts toward the current Apple Stadium renovation project, up to a total of $25,000, will have twice the impact, thanks to a matching challenge from alumna Sarah Gunderson '81. All our student-athletes will benefit from the stadium upgrades, which include new all-weather turf, a fitness track, and lights to provide flexibility around training and practices. Renovations will be revealed at the football home opener on September 10.