Category: Sports

Nothing feels better than beating your arch rival, right? Well, what about sweeping them on the season? Oh, and completing that sweep in their house. Well, the Missouri Western women’s basketball team did just that last Saturday. The women took down rival Northwest by the score of 73-65 in Maryville, Missouri. The beginning and first…

The Griffon softball team traveled north last weekend to St. Cloud,Minnesota. The Griffs played a five-game set and ended up going 2-3. All the games were played at St. Cloud State University’s campus in the Husky Dome, so the frigid Minnesota temperatures were avoided at game time. Missouri Western headed up to St. Cloud for…

After playing in three nonconference tournaments, the Griffons will finally face a familiar opponent as they begin their conference play against the Northeastern State RiverHawks. In Western’s previous nonconference tournament, the LAAS Memorial, the team pitched a shutout in the opener, defeating Concordia-St. Paul 3-0. However, they went on to lose three out of the…

Griffons attempt to rise in MIAA rankings against Lions

Western goes back on the road for their second MIAA series against the Lindenwood Lions after taking three out of four games from former No. 4, now No. 26, Emporia State Hornets. After winning three games against Emporia State, Western improved to No. 3 in the MIAA with a 3-1 conference record and a 6-5…