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Viking Men's Wrestling Sits at No. 9
Posted December 10, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (December 10, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College men’s wrestling team is ranked No. 9 in the latest NAIA Wrestling Coaches’ Top 20 Poll released Wednesday.  The Vikings fell four spots from the previous poll which was released Nov. 19.   Since the previous poll was released last month, the Vikings have lost a dual to Missouri Baptist, which is in the “others receiving votes” category in this week’s poll, by a 23-19 score... Read More

Justin Smith Earns Weekly HAAC Honor
Posted December 8, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (December 8, 2014)-  Missouri Valley College Freshman Justin Smith (Corral Springs, Fla.) has earned the Heart of America Athletic Conference Wrestler of the Week honor for his efforts at the Kaufman Brand Open over the weekend.   Smith placed third at the Kaufman Brand Open at Maryville (Mo... Read More

Vikings Have Four Medalists at Kaufman Brand Open
Posted December 6, 2014

Results-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (December 6, 2014)- The No. 5 Missouri Valley College men’s wrestling team competed at the Kaufman Brand Open at Maryville (Mo.) University Saturday.  The Vikings competed against a mix of NAIA and NCAA competition at the event.  The team finished with five medalists, led by Freshman Justin Smith (Corral Springs, Fla... Read More

Viking Men's Wrestling Competes at Lindenwood Saturday
Posted November 22, 2014

Results-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (November 22, 2014)- The No. 5 Missouri Valley College men’s wrestling team competed at the Joe Parisi Open at Lindenwood (Mo.) University Saturday in St. Charles, Mo.  The Vikings competed against a mixture of NAIA , NCAA Division I and NCAA Division II programs... Read More

Viking Wrestling Programs Host Missouri Baptist
Posted November 19, 2014

Women's Results-Click Here Men's Results-Click Here   Marshall, Mo. (November 19, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s wrestling teams hosted Missouri Baptist University in duals Wednesday night at the Burns Athletic Complex.  The women’s team battled to a 24-24 draw, while the No... Read More

Viking Men's Wrestling Sits at No. 5 in Coaches' Poll
Posted November 19, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (November 19, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College men’s wrestling team remain ranked in the top five of the latest NAIA Wrestling Coaches’ Top 20 Poll released Wednesday.  The Vikings fell one spot to the No. 5 position in the first regular season poll.   The Vikings had been ranked No... Read More

Viking Men's Wrestling Competes at UCM Open Sunday
Posted November 16, 2014

Results-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (November 16, 2014)- The No. 4 Missouri Valley College men’s wrestling team sent student-athletes to the University of Central Missouri Open in Warrensburg, Mo., Sunday.  The Vikings competed against a mixture of NCAA and NAIA competition.   Freshman Sterling Karr (Warsaw, Mo... Read More

No. 4 Men's Wrestling Goes 2-1 at HAAC Duals
Posted November 15, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (November 15, 2014)- The No. 4 Missouri Valley College men’s wrestling team competed at the Heart of America Athletic Conference Duals at Baker (Kan.) University Saturday.  The Vikings opened with a 41-12 win over Graceland (Iowa) University.  The Vikings then defeated No... Read More

Two Vikings Earn Weekly HAAC Honors
Posted November 10, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (November 10, 2014)-  Two Missouri Valley College student-athletes have earned weekly Heart of America Athletic Conference awards for their efforts in contests last week.  Senior Defensive Back Michael Barnes (Beaumont, Texas) earned football’s Defensive Player of the Week and Junior Jake Ekster (Houston, Texas) won Wrestler of the Week... Read More

Ekster Leads No. 4 Viking Wrestling at Swede Open
Posted November 8, 2014

Results-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (November 8, 2014)- The No. 4 Missouri Valley College men’s wrestling team competed at the Bethany (Kan.) College Swede Open in Lindsborg, Kan., Saturday.  The Vikings competed against NAIA and NCAA competition and finished with seven top-4 finishers, including No... Read More