Archive for Sports

Baseball loses to top-ranked UCM

April 9, 2010 Comments

Matt Gleaves

The Griffons played host to Central Missouri last weekend and were swept in a four game series by the Mules. The first game of the series started on Thursday afternoon in a close game that the Mules were able to take 4-3 in after an unusual error on the infield let the winning run score […]

Tennis team falls to Truman

April 9, 2010 Comments

Jessica Koch

The 1-6 Missouri Western tennis team hoped to end their four game losing streak, but couldn’t pull out the win as they faced the 4-3 Truman State Bulldogs on Tuesday, Mar. 30 in St. Joseph, Mo. The sun was shining and the temperature was ideal as the Griffons battled to get a much needed win […]

Griffon golfers finish second, Women get first place at home

April 1, 2010 Comments

Lauren Burbach

The Missouri Western men’s golf team finished second in their home tournament after they played at Moila Golf Course this past Sunday and Monday. Western played in the tournament against Fort Hays and Pittsburg State. Although the team finished in the middle of the pack, Griffon golfer Logan Gilliand was the first place medalist, finishing […]

Softball splits double header with Lady Blues

April 1, 2010 Comments

Anthony Crane

The Missouri Western Griffons split a double header with the Washburn Lady Blues on Friday at Heritage Park. In the first game, the Griffons had no trouble runs as they beat Washburn 9-0 in five innings. The Griffons had twelve hits in the game. Left fielder Toni Dance had three of them, which improved her […]

Tennis struggles against Fort Hays, stays positive

April 1, 2010 Comments

Jessica Koch

The Missouri Western Griffons traveled to Bolivar, Missouri, the weekend of March 5 to take on Southwest Baptist University and dominated the field as they swept the first meeting with the Bearcats. After losing all four games against Fort Hays the weekend before, the Griffons were looking to turn things around and improve their record. […]