Tag: UCM Mules Football

Mules begin season nationally ranked

Mules football returned to practice last week to prepare for its 2018 campaign in which they have already garnered national attention. The Mules enter the season ranked 18th in the American Football Coaches Association preseason top-25 rankings and were picked to finish third in the MIAA behind Northwest Missouri State and Fort Hays State in… Read more »

Mules host football walk-on tryouts

Mules football recently announced that the team will host open tryouts for those interested in walking on to the team. The tryouts are scheduled to be held after practice Wednesday with registration beginning at 6 p.m. and drills starting at 6:30 at Walton Stadium/Kennedy Field. In order to participate, students must present a physical from… Read more »

Mules football hold annual spring game

Mules football will finish their spring practice schedule with the annual spring game Saturday. The action is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. April 21 at Walton Stadium/Kennedy Field. The game will be broken down into four sessions in which both the first and second team will see play. Each session will be followed by… Read more »

Sports Updates Vol. 112 Issue 21

Jennies bowling takes second at MIAA Championship The Jens were in Wheaton, Illinois, last week for the MIAA Championships looking for a second straight conference crown. Despite going 2-1 on the second day of the tournament, the Jennies were unable to overcome eventual champions McKendree Bearcats in the championship match. The Jennies opened the second… Read more »

Former Mule signs in CFL

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Former Mules All-American quarterback Garrett Fugate signed a contract to play for the Montreal Alouettes in the Canadian Football League Jan. 24. His UCM career ended with a torn ACL in the Mules’ 2016 playoff game. The injury couldn’t have come at a worse time for Fugate with the Mules dropping their… Read more »

Two Mules earn All-American awards

Two Mules football players were recently named All-Americans by D2Football.com. Seth Hebert landed on the Second Team and Brook Bolles finished eighth in the Harlon Hill voting as the NCAA Division II Player of the Year, earning his first career All-American award as an Honorable Mention, according to a news release. Hebert was also named a First Team All-American… 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 »

Sports Update Nov. 1

Scott and Gann claim MIAA awards Jada Scott was named MIAA Offensive Player of the Week and Allysa Gann earned MIAA Defensive Player of the Week following the Jennies’ pair of shut-out victories over the Lindenwood Lions and the Missouri Western Griffons Oct. 27 and 29. Redshirt junior forward Jada Scott notched her fourth consecutive… Read more »

SPORTS UPDATES: VOL. 112 ISSUE 10

Soccer’s Dilkes and Scott earn MIAA honors Jada Scott was named Offensive Player of the Week and Ana Dilkes earned Goalkeeper of the Week following the Jennies’ pair of shut-out victories over Missouri Southern and Southwest Baptist. Jada Scott scored the Jennies’ first goal against Missouri Southern and notched two assists. She also added a… Read more »

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 »