Category: Sports

Update: Jennies shutout streak snapped by Hornets

Jennies soccer had earned shutout wins in their last three matches, but were caught off guard in a 3-1 loss to Emporia State Sunday on the road. The Jennies were coming off their third-straight shutout after defeating Washburn 4-0 Friday. Senior forward Jada Scott broke a three-game scoring drought with two goals and an assist… Read more »

Two UCM runners finish in top-10 at Mule Run

For the first time since 2014, Division II and MIAA schools flocked to Mules National Golf Course in Warrensburg for the Mule Run, the final race of the cross country regular season. The Mules took fourth place out of seven teams while the Jennies finished eighth out of 10 teams. Both the Mules and Jennies… Read more »

Mules rugby works to establish fan base

On the easternmost field at South Recreational Complex in Warrensburg, one you can barely see from the parking lot, the University of Central Missouri men’s rugby team practices twice a week in the evening. Rugby is club sport for both the Mules and Jennies, which puts them between the status of an intercollegiate team and… Read more »

Mules look to snap three-game skid on homecoming

By: Nick Distefano and Jason Brown (Sports Editor) In the midst of a three-game losing streak, Mules football will look to get back to winning in a home matchup against Nebraska-Kearney for homecoming weekend at UCM. The Mules are struggling this season with a 3-5 record, the most losses sustained by head coach Jim Svoboda… Read more »

Jennies golfers make program history

For just the fourth time in program history and second this season, a Jennies golfer has won an individual tournament title. Freshman Rosie Klausner won the Central Region Preview Oct. 17 at Muskogee Country Club in Muskogee, Oklahoma, to conclude the Jennies fall season. Klausner joins junior Olivia Sobaski as the only other Jennie to… Read more »

Military appreciation, breast cancer awareness highlight football game

Although the UCM Mules lost 41-23 to Emporia State, UCM students showed their appreciation for the troops and breast cancer awareness. The football team, cheerleaders, Mulekickers and the Marching Mules came together Oct. 13, wearing pink and camouflage around Walton Stadium/Kennedy Field, to support breast cancer awareness and the military during Military Appreciation Day. It… Read more »

Jennies post back-to-back shutouts at home

For the second week this season, Jennies soccer shut out both of their opponents in home wins over Fort Hays State and Nebraska-Kearney and have earned shutouts in three of their last four games. The Jennies bounced back from their 2-0 loss to Central Oklahoma and have now followed both losses this season with victories… Read more »

Update: Mules drop second straight to Hornets

Mules football suffered its second straight loss and first at home this season 41-23 to Emporia State Saturday at Walton Stadium/Kennedy Field. Central Missouri gave up 20 points in a quarter for the second consecutive game after the Hornets piled on three touchdowns in the second quarter. Hornets quarterback Braxto Marstall torched the Mules, going… Read more »

Update: Mules comeback falls short in Edmond

The Mules’ struggles on the road this season continued Saturday in a 33-26 loss to Central Oklahoma. UCO left the Mules in the dust scoring three touchdowns and adding a safety to take a 23-0 lead by the end of the first quarter. The Bronchos used just seven plays combined over their three touchdown drives…. Read more »

Update: Jennies shut down by Bronchos

Jennies soccer split a two-game road trip in Oklahoma over the weekend, shutting out Northeastern State 6-0 Friday before being shut out themselves 2-0 by Central Oklahoma. Five of the Jennies six goals against the Riverhawks came in the first 30 minutes. Two were scored as own goals against the Riverhawks while the others came… Read more »