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Spratt renovations on schedule

The Spratt Stadium renovation project broke ground May 6 of 2015 and the construction is on schedule to be completed in April of this year. With renovations going as planned, the athletic department hosted a “hard hat tour” of the building on December 17. Director of Athletics, Kurt McGuffin, led groups through the building and showed where some of the new... Read More

Marching to Victory: Golden Griffons host Tournament of Champions

Approximately 1,200 young musicians and their families filled Spratt Stadium Tuesday for Missouri Western’s 30th annual Tournament of Champions. Area high school marching bands had the opportunity to showcase their talents by going head to head in a field performance competition sponsored by the Golden Griffon Marching Band. Western Drum Major Erin Bua views the annual competition as a recruitment... Read More

Going big for milestone touchdown

Saturday was a special day for Griffon athletics. Griffon football finally had their long-awaited debut on the new turf at Craig Field against Central Oklahoma. The first touchdown came from an unexpected source, however. Junior Daylon Harper is transitioning to defensive line after spending the last couple seasons on the offensive side of the ball. Despite serving as a defensive... Read More

$1.1 Million Feature to be Added to Spratt

The Missouri Western athletic program announced a $1.1 million donation given by Steven L. Craig to fund a video scoreboard Friday for Spratt Stadium. “Thousands and thousands of people, fans and students alike will be experiencing this . A variety of audiences will appreciate his kind gift and this will be second to none,” said Missouri Western President... Read More