Category: Sports

Update: Baseball set to finish regular season

One series remains in the regular season for Mules baseball (32-12, 22-8 MIAA) as the team carries a 6-game win streak and stretch of 11 wins in 12 games toward the postseason. The Mules completed a senior weekend sweep of Fort Hays State (3-37, 2-28 MIAA) in which they outscored the Tigers 48-5. The sweep… Read more »

Update: Mules remain in top 10

Central Missouri outdoor track and field remains in the top-10 in the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association’s rankings that were released Tuesday morning. A week ago, the Mules were ranked No. 9 with 103.47-points. After a busy weekend at Drake Relays and the PSU Wendy’s Tune-Up, UCM now sits at… Read more »

Update: Eight Jennies make All-MIAA team

The MIAA announced the 2019 All-MIAA softball awards Wednesday ahead of the beginning of the conference’s tournament. Eight different Jennies made this year’s team as UCM went 33-19 in the regular season to earn the No. 4 seed in the upcoming tournament. Lauryn Deer was selected to the second team as an outfielder. Alexa Bradley… Read more »

Update: Bowling ranked 11th in final coaches poll

The National TenPin Coaches Association (NTCA) came out with its final women’s bowling rankings for the 2018-19 season April 25. Central Missouri moved up one place in the national poll to No. 11. They also came in third in the Division II/III poll. The Jennies finished in second place at the MIAA Tournament. They had… Read more »

Update: Puni signs with Cowboys

Former Mules football offensive lineman Derrick Puni has signed a pro contract with the Dallas Cowboys following the conclusion of the 2019 NFL Draft. Puni was a three-time All-American as an offensive lineman at UCM. He was also a First Team All-MIAA pick and a D2CCA All-Region selection. Puni returned from missing the 2017 season… Read more »

Update: Mules baseball take 2 of 3 from Bearcats

Baseball capped a seven-game homestand over the weekend in a three-game series with Northwest Missouri State. The Mules dropped a thriller in the opening game that lasted 10 innings before taking the final two games. A seven-run Mules comeback in the eighth and ninth innings tied game one at 10 and forced extra innings. The… Read more »

Update: Track and field enters final weekend

After a strong showing at home Friday in the Mules Relays, UCM outdoor track and field is set to begin the final week of the regular season prior to the MIAA Championships. Both the Mules and the Jennies won multiple events in their last home meet of the season. Heading into the final week, the… Read more »

Update: Jennies split midweek series

Following two walk-off wins against Emporia State Saturday, Jennies softball (22-12, 8-3 MIAA) traveled to Pittsburg State (19-22, 7-9 MIAA) for a midweek two-game series Tuesday in Pittsburg, Kansas. The Jennies fell behind early in the first game after the Gorillas plated three runs on a double and single. Runs in the second and third… Read more »