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Improving Home Field Advantage

Improvements to Spratt Stadium have been deemed long overdue by Missouri Western’s athletic department, and soon football fans and players will see a drastic change to football home field. Western athletic’s department has begun planning for major renovations to Spratt Stadium. These renovations will help the athletic department  increase revenue, which will allow them to keep other athletic facilities, like the... Read More

Frederick steps down as volleyball coach

Volleyball coach Cory Frederick resigned his position Monday after four seasons at Western. “It was a surprise,” Athletic Director Kurt McGuffin said. “It was a family move. His wife is a pharmacist and she got offered a job she couldn’t turn down.  It was a financial thing; he has two little kids. He wanted to spend more time with his family.”... Read More

Baker center granted much-needed renovations

The Baker Fitness Center closed this summer due to renovation, which not only benefited the students and community, but the soccer team as well. The renovations cost a little over $220,000, which included redoing the front desk area, knocking down the wall between the cardio and the multi-purpose room to expand the area and taking out the old coaches offices for a... Read More

Chiefs Camp at Western runs smoothly in third year

Despite having less practices and not opening up the walkthroughs, the third year of Missouri Western hosting the Kansas City Chiefs training camp was a success. Chiefs camp gives Western the opportunity to make money through $5 parking and charging $5 to attend family fun day and a joint practice between the Chiefs and Arizona Cardinals, who were also on campus for... Read More

Board considers modifying alcohol policy; celebrates early successes

At Missouri Western’s first Board of Governors meeting, both triumph and opportunity were among the things the board looked for as they began going through Western’s numerous departments and awaited updates from department leaders. One of the highlighted triumphs came from residential life as the department was able to establish Greek housing within Juda Hall, begin renovating the super singles... Read More