Darren Gauson has been named the head coach of Bradley University's men's and women's cross country and track programs, according to an announcement Monday by Braves Director of Athletics Dr. Chris Reynolds.
Southern Illinois University announced today that Saluki Hall of Fame track star Kathleen Raske will return to her alma mater as the school's new Director of Track & Field/Cross Country, replacing fellow Hall of Famer Connie Price-Smith, who accepted a position at Ole Miss two weeks ago.
University of Northern Iowa Director of Athletics Troy Dannen has named Dave Paulsen as Interim Cross Country/Track and Field Head Coach. Paulsen will be entering his eighth year on the UNI cross country/track and field coaching staff this fall.
Sixty-nine student-athletes highlight more than 1,500 who earned selection to the 2014-15 Missouri Valley Conference Honor Roll, as announced by the league office. Those 69 student-athletes earned the league’s highest academic achievement by capturing the Missouri Valley Conference President’s Council Academic Excellence Award.
Following an historic and decorated career, legendary Indiana State head women’s cross country coach John Gartland has announced his retirement, effective on June 30. Current Sycamore assistant coach Kyle Walsh will be promoted to head women’s cross country coach.
Brooke Brown of UNI (women's basketball); Kalyn Harker of Southern Illinois (softball); Brogan Austin of Drake (cross country, track & field); and Nick Schroeder of Evansville (men's soccer) have been named 2015 Missouri Valley Conference postgraduate scholarship winners.
Commissioner Doug Elgin has announced a list of dates and sites for the various Missouri Valley Conference sports championships for the 2015-16 athletic season. These site awards were approved by the league’s Joint Committee (faculty athletics representatives, directors of athletics and senior woman administrators of each institution) and are subject to ratification at the MVC Presidents’ Council meeting on June 7-8.