Griffon volleyball earns AVCA team academic award


LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Missouri Western volleyball team is one of 113 programs in Division II and 676 total teams to receive the 2014-15 American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award. The award, which was initiated in the 1992-93 academic year, honors collegiate and high school volleyball teams that displayed excellence in the classroom […]

Griffon football announces additions, changes to coaching staff


ST. JOSEPH – Four new faces have joined the Missouri Western Football coaching staff for 2015. Head coach Jerry Partridge has also announced some other minor changes to assignments with returning members of the staff. Andy Ball joins the staff as an assistant coach and will work primarily with offensive linemen. Offensive Coordinator Todd Throckmorton […]

Chiefs announce 2015 training camp schedule at Missouri Western

The Kansas City Chiefs announced dates for 2015 Chiefs Training Camp presented by Mosaic Life Care. This year’s practices will begin on Saturday, Aug. 1 at Missouri Western State University. Dates and times for practices listed below are subject to change. Any changes to practice times or availability to the public will be announce through […]

Missouri Western women add three transfers to 2015-2016 roster


ST. JOSEPH – Missouri Western Head Women’s Basketball Coach Rob Edmisson has announced the signings of three more student-athletes to the 2015-16 team. The three most recent signees will join Melia Richardson as the newcomers on next year’s team. “We are excited to add these young ladies to our Missouri Western family,” Edmisson said. “All […]

Missouri Western’s Gillaspy earns two All-American honors


ST. JOSEPH – Missouri Western senior softball players Tiffany Gillaspy has been named to two All-America teams this week. The Johnston, Iowa native was named a third team All-American at second base by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association and received an honorable mention on the Daktronics/Division II CCA All-America Softball Team. It makes three All-American […]

Griffons’ Degner earns NCBWA All-Region honors


ST. JOSEPH – Missouri Western baseball senior outfielder Ryan Degner has been named Second Team All-Central Region by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association. The Hillsboro, Oregon native batted .361 with 16 doubles, 12 home runs and 43 RBIs this season and was named Griffon Baseball’s student-athlete of the year. He was also named to […]

MWSU’s Gillaspy named NFCA 1st-Team All-Central Region again


ST. JOSEPH – For the second straight year, Missouri Western softball second baseman Tiffany Gillaspy has been named First-Team All-Central Region by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association. It’s the second straight nod on the team for Gillaspy and her second first team All-Region selection already this season. Earlier this week, the Johnston, Iowa native was […]