Cross Country News

David Dominguez Hired to Coach Cross Country and Assist Track and Field
Posted December 1, 2015

Marshall, Mo. (December 1, 2015)- The Missouri Valley College Athletic Department announces today the hiring of David Dominguez to take over as head coach of the cross country programs, and serve as an assistant coach for the track and field programs.   Dominguez comes to Missouri Valley after spending four years as head coach of the cross country programs at the University of St... Read More

Cheruiyot Competes at Cross Country National Meet
Posted November 21, 2015

Results-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (November 21, 2015)- Missouri Valley College men’s cross country student-athlete, Junior Phillip Cheruiyot (Kericho, Kenya) competed Saturday at the NAIA Chross Country National Championship in Charlotte, N.C.   Cheruiyot competed in this third-straight National championship event, having qualified as a member of the 2013 Heart of America Athletic Conference championship team and as an individual in 2014... Read More

Two Viking Programs Set for National Championships Saturday
Posted November 20, 2015

Men's Soccer Bracket-Click Here Men's Cross Country-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (November 20, 2015)- A pair of Missouri Valley College athletic programs will compete in NAIA National championship events Saturday.  The No. 3 Viking men’s soccer team will host a National opening round match at 1 p... Read More

Cross Country Competes at Heart Championships
Posted November 7, 2015

  Marshall, Mo. (November 7, 2015)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s cross country teams competed at the Heart of America Athletic Conference Championships in Oskaloosa, Iowa Saturday.  The men’s team placed No. 6 and the women’s team placed No. 14, with Junior Phillip Cheruiyot (Kericho, Kenya) claiming a spot at the National meet later this month... Read More

Two Vikings Earn Weekly Heart Honors
Posted October 26, 2015

Marshall, Mo. (October 26, 2015)- Two Missouri Valley College student-athletes have been selected for weekly honors in the Heart of America Athletic Conference for their performances in contests last week.    Senior Running Back Elliott Hawkins (Spiro, Okla.) earned his first-career Heart Football Offensive Player of the Week award, after his record-breaking performance in Saturday’s Homecoming win over Avila (Mo... Read More

Viking Men's Cross Country Led by Two Top 20 Finishers
Posted October 24, 2015

Results-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (October 23, 2015)- The Missouri Valley College men’s cross country team competed at the St. Louis (Mo.) Fall Classic Saturday at Forest Park in St. Louis, Mo.  The Vikings had two top 20 runners and placed No. 7 as a team.   Leading the way for the men’s cross country team was Junior Phillip Cheriuyot (Kericho, Kenya) who placed No... Read More

Pair of Vikings Earn Weekly Heart Awards
Posted October 12, 2015

Marshall, Mo. (October 12, 2015)- Two Missouri Valley College student-athletes have been chosen for weekly awards from the Heart of America Athletic Conference.  Both Vikings earned their second-straight weekly awards for their performances last week.   Junior Phillip Cheruiyot (Kericho, Kenya) earned his second-straight Heart Men’s Cross Country Runner of the Week award after his performance Saturday at the Haskell Indian Nations (Kan... Read More

Viking Men's Cross Country Competes at Haskell Indian Nations
Posted October 10, 2015

The Missouri Valley College men’s cross country team competed at the Haskell Indian Nations (Kan.) University Invite Saturday in Lawrence, Kan.  The Vikings were led by Junior Phillip Cheruiyot (Kericho, Kenya) to a No. 6 finish.   Cheruiyot placed No. 4 overall with a time of 26:21 in the 8k race... Read More

Three Vikings Earn Weekly Conference Awards
Posted October 5, 2015

  Marshall, Mo. (October 5, 2015)- Three Missouri Valley College student-athletes were chosen for weekly awards in the Heart of America Athletic Conference for their performances last week.  Junior Phillip Cheruiyot (Kericho, Kenya) was named the Men’s Cross Country Runner of the Week, Junior Kaz Sakai (Palm Desert, Calif... Read More

Viking Cross Country Competes at John Flamer Invite
Posted October 3, 2015

Results-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (October 3, 2015)- The Missouri Valley College men’s cross country team traveled to Edwardsville, Ill., for the Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville John Flamer Invite.  The Vikings were led by Junior Phillip Cheruiyot (Kericho, Kenya) who finished in the top ten and helped Missouri Valley to a No... Read More