Sports

Sodexo and athletes don’t mix

March 30, 2016 Curt Wichmer

Nutrition is an important concern for students, but for student athletes, this concern is doubled. Because of their increased physical activity, student athletes need greater amounts of nutrients in their diets — nutrition the dining halls alone might not be able to […]

Basketball

Women’s team totals 20 wins

March 18, 2016 Curt Wichmer

The women’s basketball team concluded its 2015-16 season with a 20-10 overall record after a GLVC quarterfinal loss. This season marks the program’s third 20-win season during the past four years. Following a first-round victory against the University of […]

Basketball

Women’s hoops topples Jewell

February 27, 2016 Curt Wichmer

With the conference tournament looming ahead, the Truman State women’s basketball team played a nail-biter against William Jewell College Thursday, winning 54-53. Thanks to an early lead, the Bulldogs went into halftime ahead 30-19. Despite an injury to point guard […]

Softball

Softball preps for first pitch of 2016

February 11, 2016 Curt Wichmer

With experienced returners and six new players, the softball team is prepped and ready to begin its 2016 season. The Bulldogs debut in Arkansas this week. During the fall, when volleyball and football seasons were finishing, the Truman State softball team was preparing for […]

Sports

Swimmers prepare for GLVC meet

February 10, 2016 Curt Wichmer

Truman State’s swim teams completed their regular season schedules Saturday. Despite the men’s and women’s defeats at Washington University in St. Louis, 143-77 and 138-93 respectively, the Truman swim teams will spend the next week preparing for the GLVC Championship meet Wednesday, Feb. […]

Basketball

Bulldogs sweep GLVC foes at home

January 28, 2016 Curt Wichmer

Following a win in Evansville, Indiana, last week, the Truman women’s basketball team looked to add more wins to its 11-6 record. The Bulldogs collected two GLVC victories against the University of Missouri-St. Louis and Maryville University. The two-game home […]

Basketball

Bulldogs drop back-to-back games on the road

January 23, 2016 Curt Wichmer

Last weekend, the Truman State men’s basketball team had its eight-game win streak snapped with back-to-back losses. In their first two games of the spring semester, the Bulldogs fell to No. 9 ranked Bellarmine University on Thursday and […]

Sports

Patterson awarded all-GLVC accolades

December 5, 2015 Curt Wichmer

About three weeks ago, Truman State’s volleyball season ended. With the season’s closing came awards and other special recognitions for the players in the GLVC, and among these recognitions for exceptional effort is being named a member of […]

Sports

Volleyball finishes winning season

November 21, 2015 Curt Wichmer

Last weekend the Truman State volleyball team played a double-header against William Jewell College and Rockhurst University. The Bulldogs began the weekend with an opportunity to qualify for the GLVC Tournament, and started a run against William Jewell Friday […]

Basketball

‘Dogs fall in Div. II exhibitions

November 16, 2015 Curt Wichmer

The Truman State women’s basketball team finished its preseason last weekend with games against Western Illinois University and Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville. Despite losses to two Div. I opponents, the Bulldogs returned with experience that will help them […]

Sports

SAAC votes on NCAA proposals

November 8, 2015 Curt Wichmer

Truman State’s Student Athlete Advisory Committee recently conducted a meeting to review new rule changes proposed by the NCAA. In the SAAC, student athletes representing each sport voice their opinions about a variety of proposed alterations, ranging from how […]