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MIAA announces football Players of the Week

Kansas City, Mo. – Fort Hays State’s Jacob Mezera has been named the MIAA Football Offensive Athlete of the Week while his teammate Brandon Brown earned the honor on special teams. The MIAA Defensive Athlete of the

Northwest soccer loses 1-0 at Nebraska-Kearney

The Northwest Missouri State University soccer team drops close match to Nebraska-Kearney on Sunday afternoon, 1-0, in Kearney, Neb. Northwest falls to 4-6-1 overall and 2-3 in MIAA play. The Lopers improve to 4-7-1 and 1-4 in

Griffons hold on to defeat Lindenwood 37-29

ST. CHARLES, Mo. – The Missouri Western defense clamped down in the second half and helped the Griffon football team hold on for a 37-29 win at Lindenwood on Saturday. Western took a 27-23 lead to halftime,