Category Archives: Sports

  • Clarissa Chun with her Olympic medal. (Photo from

    Former Viking captures Olympics bronze medalSports

    Information provided by Andrew Pulverenti, MVC Sports Information Former Missouri Valley College Wrestler Clarissa Chun captured the women’s wrestling bronze medal in the 48 kilo weight class Wednesday at the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London on Aug. 8. Chun, wrestling for the United States, opened the competition with a two-period win over Sasha Zhao […]

  • Former MVC wrestler Maria Dunn carries the Guam flag during the opening ceremony of the Summer Olympics in London. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images Europe July 27th, 2012)

    Former MVC wrestlers compete at OlympicsSports

    Information provided by Andrew Pulverenti, MVC Sports Information Two former Missouri Valley College female wrestlers are getting set to compete at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Clarissa Chun of Kapolai, Hawaii will represent the US Olympic Wrestling Team, competing in the Freestyle 48kg weight class, while Maria Dunn of Tamuning, Guam will represent the […]

  • Tanner Aus, National Champion cowboy.

    Men’s rodeo team finishes third in finals; Tanner Aus becomes national championSports, Sports Gallery

    Story by Danielle Durham, MVC Sports Information Marshall, Mo. (June 18, 2012)— The Missouri Valley College men’s rodeo team finished in third place overall at the 2012 College National Finals Rodeo held in Casper, Wyo.  The Vikings finished with 530 total points.  MVC senior Tanner Aus (Granite Falls, Minn.) finished as the national champion cowboy […]

  • Athletes and scholars at MVC.

    NAIA names athlete-scholarsSports

    Information provided by Danielle Durham, MVC Sports Information  The NAIA has announced the 2012 Spring Daktronics NAIA Scholar Athletes.  To be eligible for this honor student-athletes must be nominated by their institution’s head coach, must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale, and must have achieved junior academic status […]

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    Photos of football scrimmage sessionGallery, Sports

    MVC Football team organized a massive scrimmage on the beautiful turf on April 28. Students gathered on the bleachers to cheer on the players that made it to the play-offs this year. Warm with a delightful slight wind, the weather was perfect. That Saturday, my camera in hand, I decided to work on my sports […]