Athletics News

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

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

MVC Rodeo Teams Finish Season at College National Finals
Posted June 22, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (June 22, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s rodeo teams finished the 2013-2014 season Saturday evening at the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo. On the men’s side, Sophomore Dalton Kingery (Monroe, Iowa) finished No. 5 saddle bronc riding, and finished No... Read More

MVC Rodeo Teams Perform Friday at CNFR
Posted June 21, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (June 21, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s rodeo teams continued performing at the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo., Friday evening. On the men’s side, Sophomore Dalton Kingery (Monroe, Iowa) maintained his third place standing in saddle bronc riding, but dropped to No... Read More

Former Viking Tyler Davis Makes Pro Debut
Posted June 20, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (June 19, 2014)- Former Missouri Valley College Football Player Tyler Davis made his professional football debut over the weekend, playing for the Munich Cowboys of the German Football League which improved to 2-3 on the season with a win on June 14.   Davis, a 2014 graduate from St... Read More