Griffons come up short in season opener at No. 20 Central Missouri


WARRENSBURG, Mo. – A fifth consecutive win over Central Missouri wasn’t in the cards for the Missouri Western football team Thursday night as they lost their 2015 season opener to the 20th-ranked Mules 18-17. Turnovers and negative plays cost the Griffons who struggled to find anything on the ground. The Griffon defense did its part, […]

Lindenwood picked to host 2016 MIAA Baseball Tournament; format will also change


Kansas City, Mo. – The MIAA formally announced Thursday that Lindenwood University will serve as the host for the 2016 MIAA Baseball Tournament. The Tournament will be played at the Lou Brock Sports Complex in St. Charles, Mo. The complex has hosted NCAA Regional Tournament games as well as hosting the 2009 NAIA National Championship […]

Griffons’ Jordan earns more preseason All-America honors

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – Preseason accolades continue to roll in for Missouri Western football defensive back Mike Jordan. The senior was recently selected first-team Preseason All-American and HERO Sports D2 Preseason All-American. It brings Jordan’s total number of preseason All-American nods to five. The St. Louis native found his way on to four postseason […]

Griffon CB Mike Jordan named to InstantScouting Preseason All-America team


Missouri Western football senior defensive back Mike Jordan has been named to the InstantScouting Division-2 Preseason All-American Team. Jordan is a two-time first team All-MIAA selection and was named to four All-American teams following the 2014 season, including first team AFCA and His four interceptions in 2014, were tied for the most on the […]

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 […]