Cross Country News

Five Vikings Earn Player of the Week Honors
Posted October 27, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (October 27, 2014)-  Five Missouri Valley College student-athletes have earned weekly Heart of America Athletic Conference awards for their efforts in contests last week. The No. 14 men’s soccer team swept the conference awards for the second week in a row. Also earning weekly awards were the No... Read More

Viking Cross Country Teams Compete in St. Louis
Posted October 25, 2014

Results-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (October 25, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College cross country programs competed at the St. Louis (Mo.) Fall Cross Country Classic Saturday.  The Viking men’s team placed seventh with two top 20 finishers.   The MVC men’s team was paced by Sophomore Phillip Cheriuyot (Nairobi, Kenya) who finished fourth overall in a time of 26:42 in the 8k race... Read More

Viking Cross Country Competes at Pre-Nationals
Posted October 11, 2014

Men's Results-Click Here Women's Results-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (October 11, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College cross country teams had runners competing Saturday in the NAIA Pre-National event at Rimrock Farms in Lawrence, Kan.   On the men’s side, Freshman Austin Bestgen (Centerview, Mo... Read More

Seven Vikings Earn Weekly HAAC Awards
Posted September 29, 2014

  Marshall, Mo. (September 29, 2014)-  Seven Missouri Valley College student-athletes have earned weekly Heart of America Athletic Conference awards for their efforts last week.  The Vikings swept the cross country and women’s soccer awards, won two football awards and picked up one volleyball weekly award... Read More

Viking Cross Country Competes at Cowboy Jamboree
Posted September 27, 2014

 Men's Results-Click Here Women's Results-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (September 27, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College cross country teams competed at the Oklahoma State Cowboy Jamboree in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday.  The Vikings men’s team finished tenth at the event.   The No... Read More

Men's Cross Country Now Ranked No. 21
Posted September 24, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (September 24, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College men’s cross country team is dropped two spots in the second regular season edition of the NAIA Men’s Cross Country Coaches’ Top 25 Poll.  The Vikings are now ranked No. 21, after being ranked No. 19 last week.   Missouri Valley has not competed in an event since last week’s poll was released, however, the team has competed twice so far this season... Read More

MVC Men's Cross Country Ranked No. 19
Posted September 18, 2014

  Marshall, Mo. (September 18, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College men’s cross country team is ranked No. 19 in the first regular season NAIA Men’s Cross Country Coaches’ Top 25 Poll.  The Vikings were ranked No. 17 in the preseason coaches’ poll released last month.   Since the preseason poll was released the Vikings have competed at two meets, the Walt Crawford Open at Eastern Illinois University on Sept... Read More

Trio of Vikings Earn Weekly HAAC Awards
Posted September 15, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (September 15, 2014)-  Three Missouri Valley College student-athletes have earned weekly Heart of America Athletic Conference awards for their efforts last week.  Sophomore Phillip Cheruiyot (Nairobi, Kenya) was named the Men’s Cross Country Runner of the Week, Senior Forward Melquiades Mora (Santa Cruz de Tenrife, Spain) was named the Men’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week and Freshman Forward Inma Martinez (Madrid, Spain) was named the Women’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week... Read More

MVC Cross Country Competes at SIU-Edwardsville Friday
Posted September 12, 2014

Results-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (September 12, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College cross country teams competed at the SIU-E XC Challenge in Edwardsville, Ill.  The No. 17 men’s cross country team finished No. 3 in the team standings in the race that featured a mixture of NCAA and NAIA programs... Read More

Viking Cross Country Opens Season at Walt Crawford Open
Posted September 5, 2014

Men's Results-Click Here Women's Results-Click Here   Marshall, Mo. (September 5, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College cross country teams opened its 2014 season competing at the Walt Crawford Open at Eastern Illinois University in Jacksonville, Ill., where temperatures were over 90 degrees during the meet... Read More