A look at and links to a few recent headlines featuring Griffon Athletics and student-athletes.
2015-16 holds great promise in not only what our teams have returning, but what they have coming in through the recruiting process.
Griffon fans now have a chance to be a permanent part of the Missouri Western campus through Victory Plaza inside the new Spratt Stadium.
Twenty-five Missouri Western student-athletes traded in their uniforms for caps and gowns this weekend and became Missouri Western alums.
More than 20 awards were handed out and hundreds recognized as part of the 16th Annual St. Joseph News-Press Student-Athlete Honors Banquet Monday night at Missouri Western.
Dr. Dodd, assistant professor of health, physical education and recreation, will succeed Dr. Brenda Blessing following the annual Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association (MIAA) conference in June.
Good Morning Griffon Nation, we hope you had a great weekend! Spring weather has arrived and so has lots of home action for our spring sports. In fact four of our five spring teams have home contestS this week! Read about these items and more below "This Week In Griffon Athletics."
It's an exciting time to be a Griffon as the basketball teams get set for the MIAA Championships, baseball eyes their home opening series this weekend, softball opens conference play on the road and it's rivalry week for tennis at home.
Griffon Athletics is now accepting nominations for its 2015 Hall of Fame Class.
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Bob Orf began broadcasting Missouri Western football games at Noyes Field.
The Griffons finish the season with a 36-21 record.
Sod is expected to be laid on the grass practice fields at Missouri Western during the week of May 18.
The Jennies scored six runs in the bottom of the sixth to beat Missouri Western in the opening round of the NCAA Central Region tournament.
Plans for the nearly $7 million stadium overhaul include a new concourse, concessions, restrooms, Stadium Club and press box.
Celine Lim is just the second Missouri Western women's golfer to reach the NCAA Central Regional.
Ground is scheduled to be broken on the nearly $7 million dollar stadium in May.
The Hornets won the opener 2-1 and the nightcap 5-1.
Missouri Western won the opener on senior day 6-5.
Missouri Western and Emporia State meet in a doubleheader with major implications in the region rankings Saturday.
Shyanne Saladino earned her 17th win of the season in the late game from the Spring Sports Complex.
In David Glaude's second season in the United States, he leads Missouri Western in home runs.
Former Western standout Brice Garnett finishes tied for 11th in RBC Heritage.
The Griffon defense forced four turnovers Saturday.
Former Western golfer Brice Garnett is tied for 5th at the RBC Heritage.
Former Missouri Western shortstop Michael Schulze signs a two-year contract with the Schaumburg Boomers of the Frontier League.
Despite playing in two different countries, Michael Hill and Travis Partridge continue to workout together each off-season.
Banks Born allowed two earned runs on the way to a complete game win Saturday afternoon.
Former Missouri Western Griffon Michael Schulze played 105 games for the Peoria Chiefs last season.
Missouri Western's Tiffany Gillaspy and Northwest's Stephanie Mark are two of 25 finalists for the NFCA Player of the Year award.
Five FCS programs received postseason bans for the 2015 season under NCAA Division I Academic Progress Rate penalties announced Wednesday
If you have ever noticed discussions of the "Game of the Year" come along multiple times during a college football season, then you know a thing or two about hype.
Rhode Island football is preparing to open the 2015 season at Syracuse.
The most telling comment at Marshaun Coprich's court appearance on Friday came from the judge while the plea hearing wrapped up:
Illinois State University reinstated All- American running back Marshaun Coprich Friday after he pled guilty to a drug charge and was placed on probation.
When Cal Poly announced its 2015 football schedule last summer, the Mustangs probably thought Idaho State might provide a breather in the first half of the season.
Former Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson says he's transferring to Florida State for his fifth and final year of eligibility.
One of Dartmouth's incredibly shrinking linemen was walking down the hallway, waving to the head football strength and conditioning coach whom he had trained under last year.
Montana State University football coach Rob Ash dismissed senior running back Anthony Knight from the program Thursday for violating the school's student-athlete code of conduct.
Former San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh had quite an impact on the NFL when he began his stint with the team back in 2011.
Doug Flutie and his brother Darren were united briefly together in the CFL.
The hiring of Al Bagnoli as head coach appears to be making Columbia more attractive in Ivy League football circles.
Attendance rose during the FCS playoffs last season, but the 125 programs in the lower half of Division I college football will have to work this year to reverse a downward trend overall.
Liberty University has dismissed two starters from the football program due to a violation of team rules.
If you've seen the funny photo of North Dakota State's four FCS championship trophies strapped into car seatbelts and out for a drive this spring, it's easy to discern things are done a little differently with the Bison.