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Mules Cross Country wins MIAA Championship

(PITTSBURG, Kan.) — The Central Missouri Mules cross country team edged out Missouri Southern by one point to claim the MIAA Cross Country Championship, their third in the last four years, on Saturday morning. The Jennies came in fifth in the women’s race. Laban Sialo finished as runner-up to lead the Mules. He came in at… Read more »

Mules roll to 51-7 homecoming win over Northeastern State

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The Central Missouri Mules racked up over 600 yards of total offense and rolled to a 51-7 win over Northeastern State on Homecoming on Saturday afternoon at Walton Stadium/Kennedy Field. The Mules out-gained the RiverHawks 603-215 in the game. The Mules (4-4, 3-4 MIAA) wasted no time in taking the lead. UCM… Read more »

Jennies soccer drops Northwest Missouri, 5-0

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The No. 14 ranked Jennies soccer team sent the 2013 senior class out with a 5-0 victory over Northwest Missouri, assuring themselves of at least a share of the MIAA conference championship on Saturday night at the South Recreation Complex. With at least a share of the title, it marks the fourth… Read more »

Jennies improve to 16-0 with win over Central Oklahoma

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The fourth ranked Jennies beat Central Oklahoma, 12-4, 4-3 in the MIAA, in straight sets on Friday night, 25-14 25-12 25-18, at the UCM Multipurpose Building. The Jens improve to 16-0 overall, 5-0 in the MIAA, according to a press release. The Jennies won seven of the first ten points in the first set,… Read more »

Jennies Soccer ties team record with eight goals in win

(BOLIVAR, Mo.) —  The No. 13 Jennies soccer team (6-1-2, 4-0-1) won in convincing fashion at Southwest Baptist, 8-1, tying a team record for goals in a single game on Friday afternoon, according to a press release. The last time Central Missouri saw this kind of offensive output was September 4, 2005 against Soutwest Minnesota…. Read more »

UCM football recruit ready to get season started

By ALEX AGUEROS (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – Modern college football is a seemingly larger-than-life organization. Each year, a frighteningly efficient process sends tens of thousands of recruits to their new home, school and team in a whirlwind recruitment process. Millions more tune in, either filling the stadiums or following a broadcast of the finished product…. Read more »

PHOTO GALLERY: Obama’s visit to UCM

Photos by TAZ HALL and ANDREW MATHER (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — President Barack Obama’s visit to the University of Central Missouri was a full day for Warrensburg residents. Some began waiting in line at 5 a.m., and had to wait almost 12 hours to hear the president speak. The UCM Student Recreation and Wellness Center… Read more »

UCM president thanks community

Dear Members of the Campus Community and Friends of UCM: The University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg and surrounding communities can be very proud of the cooperative spirit and strong sense of community that contributed to a successful, history-making visit by President Barack Obama on July 24. We can agree that it is not every day… Read more »

Local officials weigh in on Obama visit

Reporting by ANDY LYONS Story by NICOLE COOKE (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – Warrensburg has been buzzing this week as city and University of Central Missouri officials make preparations for President Barack Obama’s visit. As UCM staff readied the Student Recreation and Wellness Center this afternoon for the speech, city officials were doing their part to… Read more »

Details released on Obama’s UCM visit

By ANDY LYONS (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – In a press release from the White House Sunday, it was announced that President Barack Obama will visit the University of Central Missouri Wednesday, July 24. He will be giving a speech at about 4:05 p.m. at the Student Recreation and Wellness Center. The event is free and open… Read more »