Category Archives: Sports

Excited Viking fans preparing to storm the field.

Vikings trample Pioneers 26-21

It’s all over. The mighty Missouri Valley Vikings triumphed 26-21 over long-time conference rival MidAmerica Nazarene Saturday evening in a defensive battle. The Vikings’ defense once again stepped to regulate the airways against the Pioneers’ offensive unit, taking away 3 passes from MidAmerica back-up quarterback Tyler Herl, who replaced Sean Ransburg after he suffered an injury […]

  • Coach Pickens poses at XC confernce (Photo privided by Sarah Niemeier)

    Cross country teams finish the season strongFeatured, Sports

    The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in the Heart of American Athletic Conference Championship on Saturday afternoon. The race took place on the Fayette Golf course. The women of the HAAC ran their 5k race first. Sophomore Amanda Buhr ran a season best with a time of 20 minutes and […]

  • Baseball

    Brent Kalwei’s all-time Major League Baseball teamFeatured, Gallery, Opinion, Sports, Sports Gallery

      MVC Viking Brent Kalwei pitches against Southwestern Iowa Community College. (Photo by David Roberts) Commentary by Brent Kalwei This is an all-time starting lineup I compiled that I believe would give me the best chance to win a baseball game with the greatest players who ever played the game of baseball. Over the summer, I […]

  • Jacarra Winchester picks her opponet up for a slam

    MVC hosts women’s wrestling tournamentFeatured, Sports

     The lady wrestlers of Missouri Valley College competed in their “Missouri Valley Open”  November 4-5. For the tournament, 10 of the 14 colleges with women’s wrestling programs attended the MVC Open. According to “,” a poll was taken for women’s wrestling and the lady Viking were ranked seventh out of 14 teams. On the first […]

  • Viking football player Chris Heale.

    Sports profile: Chris HealeSports

    Story by Drew Gregory He trots on the field and takes his position behind the long snapper and, with a few swings of his right leg and a simple nod of his head, Chris Heale lets them know he’s ready to crank out another booming punt. Heale came to the Vikings in 2007 from Round […]