Sports

Truman swimming splits in St. Louis meet

November 16, 2018

Truman State University’s men’s and women’s swimming teams competed against the Saint Louis University Billikens and the Lindenwood-Belleville University Lynx last Saturday, Nov. 3. Both teams fell to the Billikens — the men by a score of 61-153 and the women 76-141 — but won against the Lynx 121-80 and 178-20, respectively.   […]

Sports

Truman swimming continues to impress

November 11, 2018

The Truman State University swim teams are headed in a positive direction as they close in on the midpoint of their seasons. Swimming started the year at the Show-Me Showdown, a meet bringing together collegiate […]

Basketball

Women’s basketball starts play

November 7, 2018

The Truman State University women’s basketball team started play Sunday, October 28 against Western Illinois University.

The Bulldogs are looking to build off a 2017-2018 season in which they went 15-11 overall and 10-8 in the GLVC. Despite their success, they lost in the first round of the GLVC tournament. […]

Cross Country

Cross country heads to GLVC Championships

November 5, 2018

Truman State University’s men’s cross country season is off to a rough start so far. The team had a close loss at its first meet with a total time of 1 minute and 47 seconds and a longer average time of 21.4 seconds.   […]

Soccer

Women’s soccer wins in OT

October 31, 2018

Truman State University’s women’s soccer team will their opening match in the GLVC Championship tournament this Sunday. Before Wednesday’s final regular season match  against William Jewell College, the team sat atop the conference in a four-way tie. Junior midfielder Hanna Liljegren said the team has a positive mindset heading into these important games. […]

Sports

Volleyball drops after midterm homestand

October 30, 2018

Truman State University’s volleyball team dropped four rankings to No. 8 in the GLVC following three conference losses in Pershing Arena.

The Bulldogs have spent most of the season outperforming lukewarm preseason predictions, exemplified by their eight-match winning streak in September. Since then, however, the team has gone 1-4 in the GLVC, a costly stumble with only five games left to stay in playoff contention. […]

Sports

Wrestling alumni speaks on behalf of organization

October 29, 2018

At the Oct. 12 Board of Governors meeting, a representative for the Truman State University wrestling team gave a speech about the decision to drop funding for the program.
The wrestling team had their funding cut last year because of reductions to state appropriations. The team needed to fundraise $75,000 to compete this year, a goal they met at the beginning of October. […]

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Smaller teams in GLVC might struggle

October 29, 2018

Truman State University Bulldogs have faced off against Lindenwood University countless times during their collegiate athletic history, but starting July 2019, the Bulldogs will face Lindenwood as a conference opponent. Previously a member of the MIAA, Lindenwood was approved to join the GLVC in an Oct. 2 vote by the GLVC Council of Presidents, according to an article published on the Lindenwood Athletics website. […]