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Wednesday, August 20, 2014 | Men's Soccer
Defending Champ Missouri State Picked to Win MVC Men's Soccer Crown
Defending regular-season champion Missouri State has been tabbed as the team to beat in the 2014 MVC men’s soccer chase in a vote conducted by league coaches in early August.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 | Cross Country
Southern Illinois Picked As Cross Country Favorites
The Southern Illinois women and men have been selected as the 2014 favorites by a vote of Missouri Valley Conference cross country coaches in their annual preseason poll. This is the fourth-consecutive year that the Saluki men have been picked to win at the beginning of the season.
Friday, August 15, 2014 | Women's Basketball
Joey Wells Promoted to Indiana State Women's Basketball Coach
Indiana State athletic director Ron Prettyman has announced the promotion of Joey Wells to head coach of the Indiana State women’s basketball program on Wednesday evening. Wells becomes the seventh head coach in program history, effective immediately.
Friday, August 15, 2014 | Women's Soccer
Redbirds Selected as Favorite for Third Consecutive Year
For the third year in a row, the Illinois State Redbirds have been picked to win the Missouri Valley Conference Women's Soccer title. Last year’s NCAA Tournament representative received six first-place votes and garnered a total of 48 points to surpass the field and grab the No. 1 spot.
Friday, August 08, 2014 | Athletics
Six Inductees Selected for 2015 Athletics Hall of Fame
The Missouri Valley Conference announced six inductees for inclusion in the 2015 MVC Hall of Fame class, including Roger Phegley of Bradley, Mike Glenn of Southern Illinois, Linda Dollar of Missouri State, Roger Counsil of Indiana State, D.A. Weibring of Illinois State and Joe Mitch of the Missouri Valley Conference.
Thursday, August 07, 2014 | Volleyball
Nine Valley Schools Honored with AVCA Academic Award
Nine Missouri Valley Conference volleyball teams were honored by the American Volleyball Coaches Association as recipients of the AVCA Team Academic Award for the 2013-14 season. Members of Bradley, Evansville, Illinois State, Indiana State, Loyola, Missouri State, UNI, Southern Illinois and Wichita State were part of a record-breaking 676 programs to earn this distinction.
Thursday, August 07, 2014 | Men's Soccer
Hajderovic and Polster Named to Hermann Trophy Watch List
Two Missouri Valley Conference men's soccer players have been named to the 2014 preseason watch list for the Missouri Athletic Club's Hermann Trophy, the highest individual award in intercollegiate men's soccer. Evansville's Faik Hajderovic and SIUE's Matt Polster are among the 32 candidates on this year's list.
Friday, August 01, 2014 | Softball
Loyola Names Jeff Tylka Head Softball Coach
Loyola University Chicago has announced the hiring of Jeff Tylka as the school’s head softball coach. The eighth head coach in program history, Tylka has served as an assistant coach at Loyola for the past three seasons.