Athletics News

MVC Professor Named Outstanding Athletic Trainer of the Year
Posted June 19, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (June 19, 2014) —  The Missouri Athletic Trainers’ Association (MoATA) has named MVC faculty member Dr. Karla Bruntzel the 2014 MoATA Outstanding Athletic Trainer of the Year. The award is presented annually to a Missouri athletic trainer whose performance has exceeded the expectations of an athletic trainer... Read More

Viking Rodeo Continues Action at CNFR on Day Two
Posted June 19, 2014

The Missouri Valley College rodeo teams continued competition at the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo., Wednesday evening in Casper, Wyo.   On the men’s side Sophomore Dalton Kingery (Monroe, Iowa) moved up from day one in saddle bronc riding and sits at No. 10.  Kingery also sits at No... Read More

MVC Hires New Cheer and Dance Coach
Posted June 18, 2014

Missouri Valley College Athletic Director ‚ÄčTom Fifer has announced the hiring of Jamal Rankins as the new cheerleading and dance coach beginning with the upcoming 2014-2015 athletic season.  Rankins comes to Missouri Valley with over 15 years of experience as a cheerleading coach.   "We are excited to bring Jamal in to lead our cheer and dance programs here at Missouri Valley," said Fifer... Read More

Viking Rodeo Opens Action at College National Finals
Posted June 18, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (June 18, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College rodeo teams opened competition at the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo., Tuesday.  A total of eight Viking student-athletes will compete for both the men’s and women’s programs, with the men’s team competing for a possible team National championship... Read More

Viking Rodeo Set for College National Finals
Posted June 10, 2014

The Missouri Valley College rodeo teams are preparing to compete in the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo., later this month.  A total of eight Viking student-athletes will compete for both the men’s and women’s programs, with the men’s team competing for a possible team National championship... Read More

MVC Men's Lacrosse Finishes First Season Ranked No. 13
Posted June 2, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (June 2, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College men’s lacrosse wraps up its inaugural season with its highest ranking of the campaign. The Vikings finished ranked No. 13 in the final MCLA Division II Coaches’ Poll. The Vikings have now been ranked in nine-straight coaches’ polls... Read More

MVC's Jacarra Winchester Qualifies for US National Women's Wrestling Team
Posted May 31, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (May 31, 2014)- Missouri Valley College’s Junior Jacarra Winchester (San Leandro, Calif.) competed Saturday in the U.S. World Team Trials in Madison, Wisc. Winchester won her way to the championship match in her weight class and earned a spot on the U.S. women’s wrestling National team with her performance in the 58kg weight class... Read More

MVC Student-Athletes Receive NAIA Scholar Athlete Honors
Posted May 29, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Relations Contact: Andy Pulverenti, sports information director, (660) 831-4230, pulverentia@moval.edu     MVC STUDENT-ATHLETES RECEIVE NAIA SCHOLAR ATHLETE HONOR   Marshall, Mo. (May 29, 2014)- The NAIA has announced the 2014 Spring Daktronics NAIA Scholar Athletes... Read More

MVC Track and Field Finishes Competition at NAIA National Meet
Posted May 24, 2014

Results-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (May 24, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College outdoor track and field programs finished competition at the 2014 NAIA Outdoor Track and Field National Championship in Gulf Shores, Ala.  The National meet began Thursday and lasts through Saturday.  One Viking earned All-American status at the National competition... Read More

MVC Track and Field Competes in Day Two of National Meet
Posted May 23, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (May 23, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College outdoor track and field programs continued competition at the 2014 NAIA Outdoor Track and Field National Championship in Gulf Shores, Ala. The National meet began Thursday and lasts through Saturday.   Both Senior Ignacio Franco (Cadiz, Spain) and Freshman Spencer Head (Camas, Wash... Read More