Missouri Valley College News

Paint the Town Purple- MVC to Celebrate Homecoming 2014
Posted August 1, 2014

Media Relations Contacts: Jennifer Hiller, (660) 831-4006, hillerj@moval.edu April DeGraff, (660) 831-4172, degraffa@moval.edu   The Missouri Valley College community will celebrate Homecoming festivities Oct. 17 and 18 on the MVC campus. The 2014 Homecoming theme is Paint the Town Purple. Activities include the 45th annual torch run, homecoming bonfire, alumni banquet, homecoming parade, pre-game tailgate, MVC Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony, 50-Plus Club breakfast and a schedule of Viking athletic events... Read More

HAAC Football Media Day Set for August 5 in Kansas City
Posted July 31, 2014

Viking Football Hosts High Schools for Jamboree Clinic
Posted July 18, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (July 18, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College football program welcomed in a number of area high school football programs this summer for the MVC Football Jamboree.   Football programs from Marshall, Carrollton, Concordia, Fayette, Tipton, Blair Oaks, Macon, Palmyra and Salem High School all took part in the MVC Football Jamboree held over two sessions taking place on June 14 and July 18... Read More

MVC Adds Writing Studies Concentration to English Degree
Posted July 18, 2014

Media Relations Contacts: Dr. Jennifer Eimers, chair of the English program, (660) 831-4213, eimersj@moval.edu    April DeGraff, marketing and media relations director, (660) 831-4172, degraffa@moval.edu   MVC ADDS WRITING STUDIES CONCENTRATION TO ENGLISH DEGREE Beginning fall 2014, Missouri Valley College will offer a writing studies concentration for students interested in pursuing a bachelor’s degree in English... Read More

MVC Men's Wrestler Competes at Pan-American Games
Posted July 17, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (July 17, 2014)-  Missouri Valley College men’s wrestling student-athlete Kevin Bonilla competed at the Pan-American Games in Mexico City, Mexico Thursday.  Bonilla was representing the country of Honduras at the event.   Bonilla wrestled in the 61kg weight class in the free style division... Read More

MVC Football Student-Athlete Wins Gold Medal at International Event
Posted July 17, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (July 17, 2014)- Missouri Valley College Safety Chandler Houtman (Soph., Owasso, Okla.) is coming home with a gold medal after playing in the International Federation of American Football (IFAF) World Championship in Kuwait City, Kuwait this month. Houtman was one of 45 players that represented the United States at the 2014 IFAF Under-19 World Championship which consisted of an eight-team tournament featuring teams from the U... Read More

Four MVC Athletic Teams Earn NAIA Scholar Honors
Posted July 16, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (July 16, 2014)- The NAIA has announced the 2013-2014 Scholar Team honorees.  To be eligible for this honor varsity teams must have a minimum grade-point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.  The team grade-point average includes all eligible varsity student-athletes.   Missouri Valley College teams receiving the scholar team honor; Men’s Tennis Softball Women’s Soccer Women’s Volleyball   Since 2006, 46 Missouri Valley College varsity athletic teams have earned NAIA Scholar Team honors... Read More

MVC's Jacarra Winchester Takes Bronze at World Event
Posted July 10, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (July 10, 2014)-  Missouri Valley College student-athlete Senior Jacarra Winchester (San Leandro, Calif.) competed in the 11th World University Wrestling Championships this week in Pecs, Hungary.  Winchester represented the United States in the women’s freestyle event in the 58kg weight class... Read More

Olympic Medalist Clarissa Chun Returns to Missouri Valley to Help Youth Wrestlers
Posted July 2, 2014

Former Missouri Valley College women's wrestler Clarissa Chun returned to campus to help with the Tenth Annual All-American Girl's Wrestling Camp hosted by Viking Women's Wrestling Head Coach Carl Murphree.   Chun is a two-time Olympian representing the United States in the 2008 Beijing Games and the 2012 London Games... Read More

Viking Football to Play at Arrowhead Stadium Oct. 11
Posted June 24, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (June 24, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College football team will play in the inaugural NAIA Gridiron Challenge at Kansas City’s Arrowhead Stadium on Oct.11. This Heart of America Athletic Conference game will be played against MidAmerica Nazarene University. The No. 7 Vikings will play the MNU Pioneers in the first game of the doubleheader at 3 p... Read More