Dallas Baptist, which returns several key pitchers and a wealth of depth from last year's squad, has been tabbed as the league favorite in the annual coaches' preseason poll, receiving seven of eight first-place votes.
Jake Mazanke of Loyola University Chicago and Katie Wise of Indiana State University have been selected Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athletes of the Week, Commissioner Doug Elgin announced today.
SIUE Director of Athletics Dr. Brad Hewitt has announced that an agreement has been reached making Mario Sanchez the new SIUE men's soccer head coach. Sanchez becomes the seventh head coach in program history.
Wichita State (7-0 MVC) and Drake (7-0 MVC) are two of 23 teams in all of NCAA Division I that are unscathed in league play. The Valley joins two other conferences (Big 12 and SEC) that feature at least two league teams that are 6-0 or better.