Category Archives: Sports

  • Viking basketball player Ebone Brown

    Tense sports moment: Two inches of embarrassmentSports

    Story by LeKyndra Duncan Viking player Ebone Brown stands on the line shooting two free-throws. Brown receives the ball; some players have a unique free-throw routine from circling the ball around their waist to practicing their follow-through on their shot. Brown’s is simple; she takes a deep breath, dribbles the ball twice with both hands. […]

  • Viking radio commentators

    Voices of Viking sports liven listening funFeatured, Sports

    Story by James O’Sullivan Trapped behind the table or up in the booth at every Valley basketball and football game are the two men that do not get enough credit for what they do to make the valley games enjoyable.  Ken Kujawa and Joe Aull are the voices of Missouri Valley College on the Viking […]

  • Brett Holt finishes off the season with the last home win against Grandview University on March 27. (Photo courtesy of Laura Lewis Sports Photography)

    Coaches shared duties for volleyballSports

    Story by Jessica Gates The head men’s and women’s volleyball coach Derick White left the team this past January. With White, both teams excelled in many ways. Last season, the men and women placed higher in their conference rankings than they ever have in the recent years. With White gone, two graduate assistants, Brett Holt […]

  • Stephen Valdez, two-time winning libero of the year senior, passes a service return against Grandview University on March 27 in Burns Gym. (Photo courtesy of Laura Lewis Sports Photography)

    Men’s volleyball team marks impressive seasonSports, Sports Gallery

      Story by Jessica Gates Not many volleyball teams can accomplish what the men’s team achieved this 2012 season. The Missouri Valley Men’s Volleyball team went 21-7 in regular season play. The 21-7 season beat the school record of single wins in one season. Only one other team in the country reached 20 wins this […]

  • 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 […]