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Hiebert, Dolling Land Spots on MAC Hermann Watch List

SPRINGFIELD – Two Missouri State men’s soccer players have been named to the Missouri Athletic Club’s Hermann Trophy watch list, the organization announced Thursday.  Seniors Josh Dolling and Kyle Hiebert were included in the prestigious field of 44 players for the second consecutive year.   The MAC Hermann Trophy is the highest individual honor that a Division I soccer player …

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Mizzou Soccer Faces Indiana State on Senior Night

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mizzou Soccer (0-2) will face Indiana State (1-1) in the sole match of the week on Thursday night at 6 p.m. CT. Six seniors, Momola Adesanmi, Blythe Beldner, Julissa Cisneros, Skye Kingsley, Cassidy Nurnberger, and Macy Trujillo, will be honored prior to the contest. Fans are encouraged …

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DU women’s soccer picked 9th in GLVC coaches’ poll

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.— The Drury women’s soccer team received a first-place vote in the Great Lakes Valley Conference preseason coaches’ poll but were picked ninth as the league released results of the vote on Wednesday.   McKendree, ranked fourth nationally, is picked to win the GLVC. The Bearcats, who won the …

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Dustin Rich named head coach for Drury’s men’s lacrosse program

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.- Drury University Vice President and Director of Athletics Corey Bray, announced Dustin Rich as the first-ever head coach for the men’s lacrosse program.   Rich comes to Drury after building the non-varsity Lacrosse team at Missouri State into a perennial powerhouse. Compiling an overall record of 44-33. Including …

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Volleyball Opens 2021 Campaign Friday at A-State Invitational

Missouri State at A-State Invitational Dates and Times Aug. 27, 10 a.m. vs. Wichita State Aug. 27, 7 p.m. at Arkansas State Aug. 28, 12 p.m. vs. UT Martin Location Jonesboro, Ark. Site First National Bank Arena ESPN+ Stream ASU match only Live Stats Wichita State | Arkansas State | UT Martin …

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Mizzou Tennis Releases 2021-22 Schedule

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mizzou Tennis and head coach Chris Wootton announced the team’s 2021-22 schedule Tuesday morning. The fall slate features a handful of events preparing the team for a spring slate that includes a 13-match SEC schedule in addition to 10 additional non-conference matchups. Mizzou heads into the 2021-22 …

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DU men’s soccer picked 8th in GLVC preseason poll

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.— The Drury men’s soccer team is picked to finished eighth in the Great Lakes Valley Conference following a vote of league coaches in their annual preseason poll.   Indianapolis is picked to win the conference after receiving nine first-place votes and 191 points in the poll. The Greyhounds …

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Four Named to Coaches Preseason All-SEC Teams

Columbia, Mo. – Based on voting by the league’s coaches, the Southeastern Conference Preseason All-SEC selections were announced on Tuesday. Second Team, Defense: Trajan Jeffcoat, RS JR, DL Jeffcoat, named a preseason All-Southeastern Conference selection by the league’s media, was a 2020 first-team All-SEC selection by the Associated Press and …

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Connor Bazelak Honored by Johnny Unitas Award

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Redshirt sophomore quarterback Connor Bazelak earned a spot on the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award Watch List, annually recognizing the top senior or upperclassman quarterback set to graduate with their class. Bazelak is 6-3 as a starter for the Tigers. He threw for 200+ yards in eight of 10 appearances in …

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Women’s Soccer to Face Arkansas State, Tulsa

SPRINGFIELD – The Missouri State women’s soccer team returns to Springfield for its home opener against Arkansas State on Thursday at Allison South Stadium at 5 p.m. After Thursday’s match the Bears then head to Tulsa for a Sunday matinee with the Golden Hurricane at 2 p.m.   Missouri State Bears …

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