Archive for Sports

Missouri Western, Kansas City Chiefs finalize contract

Missouri Western, Kansas City Chiefs finalize contract

January 29, 2015 Comments

Mika Cummins

It’s official. The Kansas City Chiefs will be hosting their annual summer training camp at Missouri Western for the next three years. After passing several soft deadlines for negotiating, Western and the Chiefs finalized the terms of their new contract on Jan. 15. The contract, which will keep the Chiefs in St. Joseph through 2017, […]

Griffons lose heartbreaker to Pitt State

January 15, 2015 Comments

Mika Cummins

In what appeared to be a game headed into overtime, a last second shot by Pittsburg State sent the Griffons to the locker room with low spirits. The Griffons lost the heartbreaker 63-61. On Saturday, Jan. 10, Western welcomed the Gorillas for the second game of their homestand. The game started slow for both teams. […]

Griffons try to make up ground against Southwest Baptist

January 15, 2015 Comments

Mika Cummins

Western looks to break the losing streak they have been riding since the new year began on Saturday against the Bearcats of Southwest Baptist. Both teams enter the matchup on a five-game losing streak, so the chance to snap that streak is what both teams are setting their eyes on for this game. The Griffons have hit a […]

Early deficit leads to top five loss

Early deficit leads to top five loss

January 15, 2015 Comments

Michael Penn

After suffering a heartbreaking one-point loss to No. 1 Emporia State University, Western again fell short against No. 5 Pittsburg State University Gorillas, losing 81-71. The loss dropped the Griffons to a five game losing streak, while the Gorillas win gave them an eight game win streak. The game remained close midway through the first […]

Seniors lead team towards conference win

Seniors lead team towards conference win

January 15, 2015 Comments

Michael Penn

The Griffons are back on the road to play the Southwest Baptist University Bearcats after a three game home stand, which included a 61-63 buzzer beater loss to Pittsburg State University. Although Southwest Baptist is one spot ahead of Western in the MIAA standings, both teams have .500 records at 8-8 and 7-7 respectively. Head […]

Page 2 of 152«12345»102030...Last »