Athletics News

Volleyball Head Coach Brett Holt Coaches at USA Junior Nationals Event
Posted July 22, 2016

Women's Volleyball Head Coach Brett Holt wrapped up his work at the USA Junior Nationals Sports Festival this week in Columbus, Ohio, leading his volleyball team to a 3-3 record! Coach Holt worked with players from across the country at the event. Valley Will Roll! Read More

Six Viking Athletic Teams Earn NAIA Scholar Honors
Posted July 18, 2016

Scholar Teams-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (July 18, 2016)- The NAIA has announced the 2015-2016 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... Read More

Women's Rodeo Claims Reserve National Championship
Posted June 19, 2016

Results-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (June 19, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College women’s rodeo team capped off its best showing in program history at the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo., as the reserve National champion.  Sophomore Kirbie Crouse (Gallatin, Mo.) led the team by capturing an individual National championship in the breakaway roping competition... Read More

Viking Rodeo Teams Compete Wednesday at CNFR
Posted June 16, 2016

Results-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (June 16, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s rodeo teams continued competition at the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo., Wednesday.   Competing Wednesday for the Viking men’s rodeo team was Senior Cole Picton (Fort Dodge, Iowa) in the bareback riding competition... Read More

Viking Rodeo Teams Compete at College National Finals Rodeo
Posted June 15, 2016

Results-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (June 15, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College rodeo teams are competing this week at the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo.  Cassidy Webster leads the women’s team after winning the third go-round in barrel racing.   Competing for the men’s team in the saddle bronc riding competition are Sophomore Briar Dittmer (Runnells, Iowa) and Sophomore Zeb Diehl (Winterset, Iowa)... Read More

Eight Viking Student Athletes Receive Academic Honors from the NAIA
Posted June 1, 2016

Marshall, Mo. (June 1, 2016)- The NAIA has announced the 2016 Spring Daktronics NAIA Scholar Athletes.  To be eligible for this honor student-athletes must be nominated by their institution’s head coach, must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and must have achieved junior academic status in the classroom... Read More

Heitor Garcia Named Men's Tennis All-American
Posted May 26, 2016

All-American Team-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (May 26, 2016)- Missouri Valley College men’s tennis student-athlete, Sophomore Heitor Garcia (Sao Jose, Brazil) has been named to the 2016 NAIA Men’s Tennis All-America Team.  Garcia was selected as a second team All-American.   During the 2016 season, Garcia led the Viking men’s tennis team as the No... Read More

Men's Lacrosse Ends Season Ranked No. 2 in the NAIA
Posted May 18, 2016

Rankings-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (May 18, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College men’s lacrosse team finished at No. 2 in the NAIA Men’s Lacrosse Coaches’ Postseason Top 10 Poll.  The Vikings ended the season as the National runner-up at the 2016 NAIA Men’s Lacrosse National Invitational... Read More

Three Vikings Chosen to MCLA All-America Team
Posted May 17, 2016

All-American Team-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (May 17, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College men’s lacrosse team put a total of three student-athletes on the 2016 MCLA Division II All-American Team.  The three Vikings were selected to the honorable mention team.   Junior Midfielder Brendan Gallagher (Geneva, Ill... Read More

Courtney Carl Named to Heart All-Conference Team
Posted May 13, 2016

All-Conference Team-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (May 13, 2016)- Missouri Valley College softball student-athlete Junior Courtney Carl (Burlington, Iowa) was named to the 2016 Heart of America Athletic Conference All-Conference team for her play during the season.   Carl, selected as an infield player to the all-conference team, was named to the honorable mention list after finishing the season as the team-leader in batting average (... Read More