Category: Sports

UCM basketball teams host Toys For Toys Thursday night

University of Central Missouri Athletics, along with the Mules and Jennies basketball teams are teaming up with the area Toys for Tots campaign during Thursday night’s MIAA doubleheader against Missouri Western. Anyone who donates a new, unwrapped toy or makes a monetary donation of at least $10 at the doubleheader will receive a coupon for a free… Read more »

Jennies crush Bearcats in MIAA opener

The Jennies basketball team defeated Northwest Missouri 77-40 Sunday at home. The win puts UCM at 1-0 in the MIAA and 6-1 overall. Game Summary: • Central Missouri shot 43.8 percent from the floor and their defense held the Bearcats to just 24.5 percent. • The Jens caused 16 Bearcat turnovers while committing just seven… Read more »

Mules drop MIAA opener to Bearcats

The Mules basketball team lost 79-55 Sunday to Northwest Missouri State at the Multipurpose Building, which was their second loss of the season and their first in MIAA action. With the loss, the Mules go to 7-2 overall and 0-1 in MIAA play. Game Summary • The Mules struggled to make shots in the first 20 minutes of… Read more »

Sports Updates: Vol. 112 Issue 14

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Kylie Hohlen chosen as D2CCA All-Region Libero Jennies volleyball junior libero Kylie Hohlen was selected to the All-Central Region Team by the Division II Conference Commissioner’s Association. Hohlen, from Roca, Neb., led the Jennies and the MIAA with 6.20 digs per set and was ninth in all of Division II. She also… Read more »

Undefeated Jennies soccer makes first trip to Final Four

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – The Jennies Soccer team will carry their program record 24 consecutive wins into the NCAA Division II Final Four on Thursday where they will meet Mercy College (18-3-1). The trip to the tournament’s semi-finals is a first for the program and the Jennies look ready to make the most of this opportunity. The… Read more »

Mules split games at Fairfield Inn Classic

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Mules basketball opened their home season with a pair of games against Maryville University and Cameron University at the Fairfield Inn Classic. The Mules return home after opening their season in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin, with games against Minnesota-Duluth and Bemidji State – both of which they won, so the Mules were looking… Read more »

Jennies earn first trip to soccer Final Four

The Jennies soccer team beat Grand Valley State 3-1 Sunday at home to secure the first Final Four berth in the program’s history. With this NCAA National Quarterfinals win, the Jens remained undefeated at 24-0. Prior to Sunday, the farthest the Jens had gone in the NCAA Tournament was the Elite Eight round, which they… Read more »

Dilkes breaks NCAA record for most career shutouts

Jennies soccer goalkeeper, Ana Dilkes, is the only goalkeeper in MIAA history to post 12 consecutive shutouts. Dilkes was also a First Team All-MIAA pick along with being the seventh goalkeeper in Division II history to post over 1,000 consecutive shutouts minutes reaching 1,093. She also broke the Division II record for career shutouts earlier… Read more »

UCM storms to 52-24 win over Northeastern State

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – The University of Central Missouri Mules came into Saturday’s game against the Northeastern State RiverHawks with a record of 6-3 and needing to win out to maintain playoff hopes. Northeastern State came looking to build off their first victory of the season a week ago against Missouri Southern. The game kicked off… Read more »