Playoff dreams dashed by Truman

In a flurry of turnovers, penalties, questionable coaching decisions and all around bad play, the Griffons watched their storybook season turn into a nightmare in their final game. This slip up by the Griffons not only costs them a home playoff game, but maybe the playoffs all-together. The Mineral Water Bowl may even be in […]

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Griffons move to 8-2 on the season

The Griffons are playoff ready as they closed out a close game, against a good team, in the fourth quarter. The defense made key plays in critical situations and the offense scored at least 30 points for the eighth time this season. i>   With post-season play hanging in the balance, Missouri Western (8-2 overall, 6-2 […]

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Football handles Southern at home

  The Griffons made it four straight wins and kept themselves in playoff contention with an impressive conference win over the Missouri Southern Lions (5-4) at Spratt Stadium Saturday afternoon. Against a stingy, top-ranked Missouri Southern defense, Missouri Western’s offense remained solid with a 30-point performance.  The Griffons’ improving defense did allow 20 first downs […]

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Western Volleyball falls to Truman

  With her young team playing well, Coach Mastin found many positives in a Wednesday night loss to the No. 6 ranked Truman State Bulldogs. The Griffons (9-18 overall) lost three straight games to Truman (25-4 overall), but managed to keep all three close.  Games one and two ended 30-23 in favor of Truman, and […]

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