MVC Cheer Squad In First After Prelims at NCA ChampionshipPosted April 10, 2014
Marshall, Mo. (April 10, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College cheer squad began competition Thursday morning at the NCA Collegiate National Championship in Daytona Beach, Fla. The Vikings competed in the preliminary round of the NAIA Small Co-Ed Division.
- The cheer squad finished the preliminary round in first place, after scoring an 89.78. The Vikings received a 90.53 sub-total, with a .75 deduction to finish with their preliminary round score. MVC leads second place Oklahoma City University which scored an 87.63 and third place Martin Methodist College which scored an 85.33. The other finalists include Indiana Wesleyan University, St. Ambrose University and Lindenwood University-Belleville. MVC advances to the competition finals which are scheduled for Friday morning.
- MVC will be attempting to repeat as National champions, as the squad captured the NCA Small Co-Ed Division championship in 2013.
About Missouri Valley College
Known for its dynamic, richly diverse, and friendly educational environment, Missouri Valley College offers many opportunities to grow in mind, body, and spirit. Grounded in the liberal arts, undergraduate studies empower students to master interdisciplinary skills needed to succeed in a knowledge-based global society. MVC offers over 40 academic programs, study abroad program, honors program, extracurricular activities, and 13 sports. The most popular majors include education and business, and some new majors are ag-business, nursing, graphic design, and health information systems (associate degree). Above all, Valley is committed to student success. For more information, call (660) 831-4000 or visit www.moval.edu.