Athletics News

Former Viking Wins International Men's Volleyball Title
Posted August 13, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (August 13, 2014)- A former Missouri Valley College men’s volleyball student-athlete represented the United States in an International tournament in Scotland this summer, helping the US team to a championship.   Former Viking Will McCracken (Goleta, Calif.) represented the country on the United States of America Athletes International (USAAI) team, playing in the Scottish Open Tournament in June... Read More

Viking Football To Enter Season Ranked No. 7
Posted August 11, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (August 11, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College football team will enter the 2014 season ranked No. 7 in the NAIA Football Coaches' Preseason Top 25 Poll, which was released Monday.     The Vikings were ranked No. 7 to end the 2013 season and stayed in the same spot in the spring coaches’ poll which came out in April... Read More

Viking Volleyball Earns National Academic Honor
Posted August 7, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (August 7, 2014)- The 2013 Missouri Valley College women’s volleyball team earned another academic award this week, this time from the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA).  The Vikings were one of 33 NAIA programs named to the AVCA Team Academic Award list.   To receive the AVCA Team Academic Award, a team must maintain at least a 3... Read More

Vikings Selected First in Preseason HAAC Coaches' Poll
Posted August 5, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Relations Contact: Andy Pulverenti, sports information director, (660) 831-4230, pulverentia@moval.edu MVC FOOTBALL SELECTED AS TOP TEAM IN HAAC PRESEASON POLL Marshall, Mo. (August 5, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College football team was picked to win the conference in the 2014 HAAC Preseason Coaches’ Poll released Tuesday at the Heart America Athletic Conference Media Day held at the NAIA National office in Kansas City, Mo... Read More

Game Day Page
Posted August 4, 2014

The 2014 Viking Athletics Game Day Page: Friday August 29 (Women's Volleyball Viking Invite) vs. York College @ 4 p.m. vs. Sterling College @ 8 p.m. For today's Live Stats: Click Here For Live Twitter Updates: Click Here 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 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