Category: UCM Sports

Jennies down Mavericks in final minutes

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – University of Central Missouri Jennies’ soccer (2-0) picked up a 2-1 win over Minnesota State University (1-1) Sunday afternoon at home. The Jennies used two goals in the second half to go a perfect 2-0 in their first two matches of the season. The Jennies and Mavericks battled in the first half,… Read more »

Jennies fall to Tampa, defeat Lock Haven

(PENSACOLA, Fla.) – In what turned out to be a long final day at the Hemmingway’s Island Grill Invitational at West Florida, the Jennies split a pair of five-set matches, falling to Tampa before knocking off Lock Haven (Pa.). UCM lost to Tampa 25-14, 25-22, 11-25, 25-27, 8-15, and then defeated Lock Haven (Pa.) 30-28,… Read more »

Mules fall to Missouri Western in opener

The No. 18-ranked Missouri Western squad led 28-7 at the half and held off a second-half charge by Central Missouri to pull out a 38-26 season-opening victory Thursday at Spratt Stadium. The Griffons took advantage of three interceptions, scoring both their second-quarter touchdowns off turnovers. [email_link]

Mules football opens season today at Missouri Western

The UCM Mules football team heads to St. Joseph today to open the 2012 season with a conference matchup against 18th-ranked Missouri Western. The game starts at at 6 p.m. as the Mules look to get back to the postseason for the third straight year under third-year head coach Jim Svoboda.

Dudley named assistant coach for Mules basketball

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – The UCM Mules have a new assistant coach, hiring Dylan Dudley who spent the previous three seasons as an assistant coach at Division I Tennessee-Martin. “We are excited to have Dylan join our basketball staff,” said Kim Anderson, UCM head basketball coach. “He is an energetic coach with a great deal of… Read more »

UCM announces tailgating procedures for 2012 football season

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – The University of Central Missouri will adhere to the same football tailgating procedures for the upcoming 2012 football season that were installed prior to the 2011 football season. All designated tailgate lots will open three hours prior to kickoff and will stay open through the end of halftime. The pre-game tailgate tent… Read more »

Mules’ wrestling announces new assistants

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – University of Central Missouri Mules Wrestling head coach Justin Ensign has announced the hiring of Blake Gillis and John Conner McDonald to his staff. Gillis is the Mules’ new assistant coach while McDonald is the new graduate assistant. Gillis comes to Central Missouri from Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa where he was… Read more »

Jennies Bowling adds two more signees

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – The Central Missouri Jennies Bowling team has added two more signees to their 2012 class. Jennifer Potts and Breanna Francis both signed letters of intent to join the Jennies’ program. “We’ve added great depth and versatility for 2012 and beyond with the signings of Jennifer Potts and Breanna Francis,” said UCM Bowling… Read more »

UCM Volleyball ranked No. 5 in AVCA Preseason Poll

Following a national quarterfinal appearance in the NCAA Tournament a year ago, the Central Missouri Jennies have earned a No. 5 rank in the AVCA Division II Coaches Top 25 Preseason Poll. The Jennies have appeared in the AVCA Coaches Poll every week since its debut in 1986, a record 330 consecutive weeks. The Jens… Read more »