Track News

MVC Track Student-Athlete Earns All-American Status at NAIA National Meet
Posted May 22, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (May 22, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College outdoor track and field programs opened 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 competed at the National meet Thursday as Freshman Phillip Cheruiyot (Nairobi, Kenya) ran in the 10000 meter run... Read More

MVC Track and Field Prepares for National Meet
Posted May 21, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (May 21, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College outdoor track and field programs are sending seven student-athletes to the 2014 NAIA Outdoor Track and Field National Championship in Gulf Shores, Ala.  The National meet begins Thursday and lasts through Saturday.   Six members of the men’s track and field team will compete at the National meet led by Freshman Phillip Cheruiyot (Nairobi, Kenya) who qualified in both the 10000 meter run and the marathon... Read More

MVC Track and Field Competes at Emporia State Saturday
Posted May 10, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (May 10, 2014)- Members of the Missouri Valley College outdoor track and field programs took part in the Sam Williams Twilight Qualifier at Emporia State University Saturday. This marked the final meet before the NAIA National Track and Field meet later this month.   On the men’s side, Senior Ignacio Franco (Cadiz, Spain) placed second in the 800 meter run in a time of 1:53... Read More

Phillip Cheruiyot Leads MVC Track and Field Teams at HAAC Meet
Posted May 3, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (May 3, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College outdoor track and field programs finished competing at the Heart of America Athletic Conference meet Saturday at Benedictine College.  The men’s team took third and the women’s team placed third.  Freshman Phillip Cheruiyot (Nairobi, Kenya) led the Vikings by winning three events... Read More

MVC Track and Field Competes in Day One of HAAC Championships
Posted May 1, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (May 1, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College outdoor track and field program began competition at the Heart of America Athletic Conference championships at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kan. The first day consisted of events in the men’s decathlon and the women’s heptathlon... Read More

MVC Track and Field Competes at Wildcat Open Saturday
Posted April 26, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (April 26, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College outdoor track and field program competed at Wildcat Open at Baker University Saturday. The Viking men’s team placed No. 4 and the women’s team placed No. 6 at the meet.   Men’s Results featuring point scorers: Freshman Andrew Longboy (Mililani, Hawaii) competed in the high jump and placed No... Read More

MVC Track & Field Gets Two to Nationals at the KU Relays
Posted April 19, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (April 19, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College outdoor track and field program wrapped up competing at the KU Relays in Lawrence, Kan., Saturday. The highlights of the competition for MVC were Freshman Spencer Head (Camas, Wash.) achieving a National qualifying time in the 800 meter run and Senior Byron Evans (Chicago, Ill... Read More

MVC Track and Field Competes in Day Two of KU Relays
Posted April 18, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (April 17, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College outdoor track and field program continued competition at the KU Relays in Lawrence, Kan., Friday. Day one was highlighted by Freshman Spencer Head (Camas, Wash.) achieving a National qualifying time in the 800 meter run.   Friday’s Men’s Results:   Senior Byron Evans (Chicago, Ill... Read More

MVC Track and Field Teams Compete at KU Relays
Posted April 17, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (April 17, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College outdoor track and field program began competition at the KU Relays in Lawrence, Kan., Thursday evening.   Men’s Results:   Senior Ignacio Franco (Cadiz, Spain) competed in the 800 meter run and placed No. 15 in the unseeded race in a time of 1:55... Read More

MVC Track & Field Competes at Mizzou Relays
Posted April 12, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (April 12, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College outdoor track and field program at the Mizzou Relays in Columbia, Mo., Saturday.   Men’s Results: Freshman Zhitavion Shelby (Kyiv, Ukraine) competed in the long jump and placed No. 9 with a distance of 6.25 meters and in the triple jump he placed No... Read More