Category Archives: Sports

  • The Valley football team shows an example of good sportsmanship with the shaking of the hands of the University of Saint Francis players at the end of the game, despite the Valley loss of the game.

    Sportsmanship remains classyOpinion, Sports

       You’re running down the court with a basketball fast break You go in for a lay-up and hear a racial slur from the opposing team’s fans. Your coach calls a timeout. You run over to the bench. You can’t hear a word of what the coach is saying because the opposing crowd is breathing […]

  • Viking efforts keep the game in play until the fourth quarter.

    Vikings lose play-off to St. FrancisSports, Sports Gallery

    The MVC men’s football team lost this weekend to University of Saint Francis (Indiana) Cougars in the first round of the NAIA national tournament, 28 to 14. The loss meant the end of what has been a great season for the Vikings. After an early score by St Francis, the Vikings responded with an 11-yard scamper buy Bruce Reyes to […]

  • Viking player Alberto Linan Gomez slips through the midfield.

    Soccer Vikings conclude seasonSports

    The Missouri Valley College men’s soccer team lost 2-0 to the University of Science & Arts of Oklahoma (USAO) in the opening round of NAIA National Championship on Saturday, Nov. 19, at 5 p.m. at Gregg-Mitchell Field. The Vikings entered the game ranked No. 8 in the NAIA. The game was largely defensive with rare […]

  • 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 “womenscollegewrestling.com,” a poll was taken for women’s wrestling and the lady Viking were ranked seventh out of 14 teams. On the first […]

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    Women’s soccer season endsSports

    The MVC women’s soccer team suffered a defeat on Tuesday night as they lost in penalty kicks to the Avila University Eagles. The competition could not have been decided in regular time as both teams were scoreless at the end of regulation.  Even after extra minutes, the game was still scoreless as both teams had […]

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