Category Archives: Sports

  • Students attend an agility camp at MVC, organized by the men's basketball coaches. (Photo courtesy of MVC Sports Information)

    Men’s basketball hosts youth campFeatured, Gallery, Sports

      Story by Andrew Pulverenti, MVC Sports Information Director Missouri Valley College Head Men’s Basketball Coach Chad Lance and Assistant Coach Ramone Powell hosted a week-long speed and agility camp at MVC in early June, bringing in more 20 kids from Marshall and the surrounding area. This was the inaugural year for the camp, which is designed […]

  • MVC Cheerleading squad. (Photo courtesy of MVC Sports Information)

    Cheer squad wins national championshipSports, Sports Gallery

    Story by Andrew Pulverenti, MVC Sports Information Director  The Missouri Valley College cheer squad is bringing home a National championship after winning the NAIA Small Co-Ed Division at the NCA and NDA Collegiate Cheer and Dance Championships in Daytona Beach, Fla. This is the second National championship for the cheer squad, winning a championship in […]

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    Website offers Viking moments captured by sports photographerFeatured, Sports

    Laura Lewis describes herself as “just a mom with a camera and having a blast.” And “awesome” comes to mind for anyone who sees Laura’s impressive work of sports action photography. What’s even better is that Lewis has a website where her photos can be viewed in a variety of categories and then purchased as a individual or gift print. The […]

  • Viking Todd Brackett wins the match.

    Viking wrestlers tally wins at MVC OpenFeatured, Gallery, Sports

       Story by Andrew Pulverenti, Sports Information Director  The No. 10 Missouri Valley College men’s wrestling team welcomed teams from all over the Midwest for its annual MVC Open Sunday at the Burns Athletic Complex. The Vikings had 16 wrestlers place including four taking first place. At 125 pounds, freshman No. 17 Ryan Stearns (Williston, […]

  • The Viking mascot provides an amusing skit.

    Cheer squad earns opportunity for national competitionFeatured, Gallery, Sports

       Cheers, dancing, acrobatics, and funny-looking mascots were part of the performances of MVC teams and others at  the NAIA Regional Competition on Saturday, Feb. 2, at the Burns gym. The Heart of America Conference championships also were held over that weekend. The Viking cheer squad took first place in both the HAAC and region in […]