Tag Archives: Soccer


Patience and Persistence brings success to Janay Stone

By Haley Nichols Women’s soccer player Janay Stone is in her senior year and playing a vital role in the team’s success this season, but it wasn’t always easy for her. After two successful years at her junior college, women’s soccer goalie, Janay Stone, transferred to Missouri Valley College to finish her career.   After […]

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    Tardin finds success in multiple sportsSports

    By Matheus Marinho Surrounded by sports since a really young age, the Brazilian volleyball player Celina Tardin have been practicing several sports since she was a toddler. “My mom was a swim coach, so I started swimming when I was two.” Tardin comes from a really athletic family, so the passion for sports and physical […]

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    In Memoriam: Lucas PereiraNews

    Lucas Pereira, age 24, died on October 9, 2016, in São Paulo, Brazil. Pereira was playing soccer with a group of friends when he suddenly had a cardiac arrest in the middle of the match. He was an alumni from Missouri Valley College, and was a part of the soccer team while attending to MoVal. […]

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    Viking soccer falls to Benedictine in season closerSports

    By Matheus Marinho The Missouri Valley College men’s soccer team hosted Benedictine College in a Heart of America Athletic Conference match Wednesday, October 19.  The Vikings played their final regular season home match, falling to the Ravens, 2-1. Missouri Valley started strong, with Senior Midfielder Alejandro Corella with an assist, resulting in a goal with […]

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    Soccer goalies stand out from the crowdSports

    By Danielle Linton During soccer games or tournaments for Missouri Valley College, the goalie always wears a different color jersey compared to the rest of the team and some of you may be wondering why that is always the case. “In the early 1900s, they wore the same jerseys,” said Drew Hawkins, the women’s soccer […]