Category: Sports

SPORTS UPDATES: VOL. 112 ISSUE 8

(WARRENSBURG, Mo) – Mules set UCM record in 71-22 victory over Missouri Southern on homecoming The Mules offense overpowered Missouri Sothern’s defense Sunday at Walton Stadium Kennedy Field, putting up 726 offensive yards in the process. Their performance set the UCM record for most offensive yards in a single game. While a brief glance of… Read more »

The top 8 moments from soccer seniors

In the time since the Jennies seniors took the field at the start of the 2014 season, the Jennies have posted a record of 77-5-3. So, when Jennies celebrated senior day at the conclusion of their 2-1 victory over Washburn Sunday at the South Recreation Complex, the atmosphere didn’t reflect the celebration of a single… Read more »

Mules break a UCM record in homecoming game

The Mules improved to 5-2 on the season while dazzling a packed homecoming crowd Saturday during their 71-22 victory over Missouri Southern at Walton Stadium Kennedy Field. The Mules not only walked away with a victory, but they also powered their way into the UCM record books. They made history as they amassed a staggering… Read more »

Kyle Echols’ Journey to UCM: Warrensburg via Ontario

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Senior wide receiver Kyle Echols grew up just over 200 miles away from Warrensburg, but the St. Louis, Missouri native traveled nearly 2,000 miles before finally making his way across the state to UCM. Echols grew up playing football, just not as a wide receiver. He started out as a lineman on… Read more »

Jennies are finally No. 1 in the nation

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – For just the second time in the program’s existence, Jennies soccer is ranked No. 1 in the nation in the United Coaches Soccer Poll. The Jennies came into the season ranked No. 5, spent the second and third week of the season at No. 4, jumped to No. 3 the following week, and… Read more »

Moore shines in Tigers’ senior night comeback

The Warrensburg Tigers managed to erase a 21-6 deficit on friday to knock off the visiting Nevada Tigers 28-27 on senior night. Warrensburg entered the game with a record of 3-4 and were coming off their biggest loss of the season, a 56-0 rout against Center. So, naturally, the Tigers were hungry for a win… Read more »

Sports Updates: Vol. 112 Issue 7

Jennies soccer once again sweeps MIAA awards For the second week in a row, the Jennies claimed all three MIAA soccer honors. Ana Dilkes was named Goalkeeper of the Week for the fifth time this season, Kalya Hamner earned Defensive Player of the Week for the second week in a row, and Jada Scott earned… Read more »

Arrowhead Analysis: Good, the bad, and the ugly

The Good I like my dessert first, so let’s start with the things that went right for the Mules. While they fell just shy of defeating the back-to-back national champions, they managed to score 20 points against a rigid defense that posted three shut outs and allowed just 14 total points per game leading up… Read more »

Mules handed heartbreaking 24-20 loss at Arrowhead

It was a beautiful Saturday afternoon at legendary Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City when the 3-1 University of Central Missouri Mules hosted the undefeated, reigning national champion Northwest Missouri State Bearcats. The energy was high in the stadium from both teams and fan bases. Northwest received the opening kickoff, but the Mules defense stood strong,… Read more »