Category: Sports

Update: Jennies take 10th at Central Region Preview

Jennies golf wrapped up its regular season at the Central Region Preview Tuesday at Rivercut Golf Course in Springfield, Missouri. In a field of 20 teams, the Jennies finished tied with three teams for 10th place. After finishing the first round in ninth place, the Jennies struggled to improve their day one performance in the… Read more »

Update: Outdoor track and field wraps up weekend

UCM outdoor track and field remained busy over the weekend as the team sent athletes to two different events. The throwers competed at the Central Methodist Invite in Fayette, Missouri, while the rest of the team attended the SBU Bearcat Invitational in Boliver, Missouri. The Jennies team of Jyl Stewart, Grace Wormek, Destiney Nash and… Read more »

Update: Mules score 38 runs in series with Lions

Two of the highest scoring games of Mules baseball’s (22-11, 14-7 MIAA) season came over the weekend in a three-game series with Missouri Southern State in Joplin. The first game of the series resulted in a 4-2 win for the Mules but in no way alluded to the 67 runs the teams combined to score… Read more »

Update: 13 Mules and Jennies honored in MIAA winter academic awards

The MidAmerica Intercollegiate Athletics Association announced the recipients of its winter academic awards. Thirteen UCM athletes were awarded either the Academic Excellence Award or the Scholar-Athlete Award. In order to earn the Academic Excellence Award, athletes must achieve a 4.0 GPA or better and accrue more than two terms at their institution. Dominique Hampton (wrestling),… Read more »

Sobaski, Saporito shine in Jennies second straight win

The Jennies victory at the Jennies Golf Invitational was in the bag by the time Olivia Sobaski reached the 18th hole. The decorated junior punctuated her second-place finish with a well-placed tee shot and clutch putt for birdie in front of friends and family. Sobaski and the Jennies won their second straight tournament Tuesday at… Read more »

Update: UCM Multis open outdoor season in Wichita

UCM Mules and Jennies multievent competitors kicked off the outdoor track and field season Thursday at the Wichita State Herm Wilson Invitational at Cessna Stadium in Wichita, Kansas. Freshman Trey Miller won his first decathlon with 6,792 points and beat out the second place finisher by more than 600 points. Two other Mules earned top-10… Read more »

Update: Mules finish strong in second spring outing

Mules golf bounced back from a 10th place finish in the first action of the spring season with a fourth-place finish at the Lindenwood Invitational at Missouri Bluffs Golf Course in St. Charles, Missouri. The top-5 finish is the fifth in seven tournaments for the Mules this season. Each of the Mules five golfers finished… Read more »

Update: Mules explode in rubber match

Mules baseball (18-9, 10-5 MIAA) scored 23 runs over its three-game series with the Washburn Ichabods over the weekend, including a 9-1 win in the decisive third game Sunday at Crane Stadium/Tompkins Field. The Mules took game one of the series Friday 9-2 but dropped Saturday’s game 8-7. In the rubber match, the Mules got… Read more »

Update: Bowling comes up short in conference final

Jennies bowling came within a match of defeating top-seeded Mckendree University at the MIAA Conference Championship Saturday and Sunday at Andy B’s in Springfield, Missouri. The double-elimination tournament didn’t start well as the Jennies fell behind after dropping their first match 4-0 against Maryville. With backs against the wall in the loser’s bracket, the Jennies… Read more »

Update: Redmond earns third All-American honor

Jennies basketball senior point guard Paige Redmond capped her four-year career by becoming just the second Jennie ever to earn All-American recognition in three seasons. The Women’s Basketball Coaches Association named Redmond to its honorable mention team Monday. Redmond earned an honorable mention in 2017 and was named to the First Team after her junior… Read more »