Category: UCM Sports

Jennies basketball open season with win over Webster

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — Five players scored in double figures as the Central Missouri Jennies defeated the Webster (Mo.) Gorlocks, 92-49, Saturday afternoon at the Multipurpose Building. Junior guard BreAnna Lewis led the attack with 19 points. The Jennies shot 36-of-72 from the field, while holding Webster to just 18-of-60, and forcing 27 Gorlock turnovers. After… Read more »

Jennies close regular season with win over Ft. Hays

(HAYS, Kan.) — Junior hitter Taylor Goodness knocked down a career-high 22 kills in Central Missouri’s four-set victory at Fort Hays State, 25-19, 25-22, 20-25, 25-14. The Jennies finish the 2012 regular season with a 24-5 record, and a 16-2 record in the MIAA. The Jens took control early in the opening set, taking an… Read more »

Mules, Jennies cross country finish ninth at NCAA-II Central Regional

(JOPLIN, Mo.) — The Mules and Jennies Cross Country teams both completed their seasons with ninth place finishes at the NCAA-II Central Regional hosted by Missouri Southern on Saturday morning. The top four men’s teams and the top five women’s teams automatically qualified for the NCAA-II Championships in two weeks in Joplin. Tyler Stuber was… Read more »

Sojka’s 20 kills lead Jennies past Truman

(KIRKSVILLE, Mo.) — Freshman hitter Carly Sojka knocked down a team-high 20 kills, as the No. 6 Central Missouri Jennies defeated the No. 15 Truman Bulldogs in a pivotal MIAA road match. The Jens took the match in four sets, 27-25, 18-25, 25-19, 25-22, closing out the season sweep over the Bearcats, and increasing their win streak… Read more »

Mules basketball drops exhibition contest to Division I Governors

(CLARKSVILLE, Tenn.) — Mules basketball fell to Division I Austin Peay 75-66 Saturday night in an exhibition game at Dave Aaron Arena. The Mules fell behind 16-7 until the 13:24 mark when Charles Hammork scored six straight points to cut the Governors’ lead to just three, 16-13 with 12 minutes remaining in the first half. Austin Peay got… Read more »

Jennies fall to Tigers in MIAA Tournament championship

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) —  Jennies soccer (15-2-4) fell to Fort Hays State (14-6-1) 2-1 in the MIAA Tournament Championship Sunday afternoon at the South Recreation Complex. Fort Hays State claimed the MIAA Tournament title and the conference’s automatic bid to the NCAA-II Soccer Tournament with the victory. The only two goals, until the Tigers got the… Read more »

Jennies defeat Northeastern State 1-0 in MIAA Tournament semifinals

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — Jennies soccer (15-1-4) defeated Northeastern State (13-5-1) 1-0 Friday afternoon in the MIAA Tournament semifinals. With the win, the Jennies advance to the MIAA Tournament championship match Sunday at 1 p.m. at the South Recreation Complex. The Jennies scored quick as just 13 minutes into the match Carly Stanley hammered a free kick from Jenna… Read more »

No. 6 Jennies defeat Missouri Western on Senior Night

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The Central Missouri volleyball seniors led their team to a straight-set victory in their final regular season match at the UCM Multipurpose Building over Missouri Western, 25-20, 25-22, 25-21, on Friday night. Senior hitter Bradye Peniston led the Jennies with 17 kills and a .455 hitting percentage. Fellow seniors Lisa Mooreand Hillary McCormick finished with six and… Read more »

Jennies win road contest at Northwest Missouri

(MARYVILLE, Mo.) – Senior hitter Bradye Peniston led the way with 12 kills, as the sixth-ranked Central Missouri Jennies defeated the Northwest Missouri Bearcats 3-1 to extend their current winning streak to five matches. The Jennies (21-4, 13-1 MIAA) held an early lead in the first set, taking a 12-5 lead after a six-point run which included a… Read more »