Evangel University Adding Soccer?

Evangel Crusaders

Cruising for regional soccer news recently, I stumbled upon this bit of news on the Evangel University website: The Evangel athletics department is asking former athletes to help match a $1,000,000 grant that will greatly improve the facilities for all sports. The Ashcroft Center project will include new coaches’ offices, a greatly enlarged training room, […]

Christian County Derby

and news from the Ozarks Conference as well! The Ozark Tigers and Nixa Eagles wasted no time getting their season started Tuesday evening. Ozark came out strong in the first half according to several knowledgeable observers, controlling play for significant periods (I arrived during stoppage time in the first half). The result was a lead […]

Fishback Earns GLVC Player of the Week Honors

Excellent news coming in from Indianapolis Tuesday. Parkview graduate (2005) and Springfield SC alum Brian Fishback earned Player of the Week honors in the Great Lakes Valley Conference for his weekend performance. Brian has apparently been converted to a forward after playing as a midfielder for the four years I’ve known him. He has the […]

Creighton Watch

The Missouri State Bears will host the Creighton Blue Jays at Plaster Stadium on Wednesday October 4th. Mediacom is working to determine if they will be able to broadcast the game which ranks as the most important regular season game the local heros will play this season. Conference rivals, one of two Missouri Valley Conference […]

Monday Game Reports

Marshfield – 3 (OT) Aurora – 2 Marshfield won their home opener on a goal by Ethan Jernigan during overtime. Ethan was assisted by Willis Zirschky on the corner kick. Goals were also scored by Joe Callihan, assist Zirschky, and by James Reece. Aurora went up 1-0 in the 1st half. The Jays came back […]