Sportspage Spotlight 2013-2014
April 17 and 19
Meet senior pitcher, for Mules baseball, Kurtis Schuyler, and senior outfielder for Jennies softball, Alex Groeger.
April 10 and 12
We talk to Brad Wilson, senior outfielder for Mules baseball. He is the team leader in HR’s and RBI’s. And in our second spotlight we meet Jakki Prater. This junior softball player leads her team in: HR’s, RBI’s, W’s, and innings pitched. She has done this by serving as a starting pitcher and utility player on her days off.
April 3 and April 5
The Mules are National Champions! We join Mule Nation, in Evansville, Indiana, for some pre-game and then join the rest of Warrensburg, and Gov. Jay Nixon, in welcoming home our national champions.
March 27 and March 29 Meet the inductees to the Hall of Fame, made up of eight individuals and five teams, the 2014 class includes Dr. Peggy Martin and five of her most accomplished volleyball teams.
February 27 and March 1 Senior guards Daylen Robinson and Quinnecia Twine. Both are playing key roles in UCM basketball’s success this season.
February 20 and 22 Junior wrestler Frank Cagnina, and a celebration of the 30th anniversary of the ’83-’84 MIAA Basketball Dual Champions, Mules and Jennies.
February 13 and 15 We talk to seniors Charles Hammork and BreAnna Lewis as they help lead their respective teams toward the post season.
February 6 and 8 A look back at some of UCM’s Student Athletes that we’ve highlighted in our Spotlights this past season.
November 21 and 23 In the Spotlight: Senior guard Jon Gilliam and senior All-American, Keuna Flax. Both basketball players are primed for big years for their respective teams.
November 14 and 16 In the Spotlight: “Super Sophomores” Carly Sojka, Annie Reilly, and Mikalee Monachino. They have helped UCM volleyball attain a top five ranking, every week, over past eight weeks. We will also preview UCM wrestling’s upcoming season with coach Justin Ensign and Eric Mateo.
November 7 and 9 In the Spotlight: #20, senior Safety, Ryan Berry. And we travel to Columbia as the Mules Basketball meets up with Mizzou for a pre-season “homecoming” match for coach Anderson.
October 31 and November 2 In the Spotlight: #69, Mules’ kicker/punter, Zach Gebhardt, and we “Meet the Mules and Jennies” as both basketball teams prepare for their upcoming seasons.
October 24 and 26 In the Spotlight: #32, Mules’ Linebacker, Ricky Spratley. We also talk to #5 Kristin Bright, a senior and defender for Jennies’ soccer.
October 17 and 19 In the Spotlight: #84, Mules senior WR, Ronrei Lloyd and 3-time All-MIAA volleyball players Taylor Goodness and Julia Bates.
October 10 and 12In the Spotlight: #4, Mules Team Captain and defensive back, Paul Hughes and Freshman Golfer, Kelly Welker.
October 3 and 5 In the Spotlight: #6, Mules Quarterback, Hayden Hawk and preview the MIAA’s Heart of America Invitational Golf Tournament.
September 26 and 28 In the Spotlight: #86, Mules Tight End Cullen Rosine and MIAA Men’s Cross Country Athlete of the Week, Adam Tredway.
September 19 and 21 Mules Senior Nose Guard, Rico Wilson and Senior Forward for Jennies Soccer, Carly Stanley.
September 12 and 14 How are Alumni giving back to their school to help our current Student-Athletes in a program called “Mules for Life” and we drop in on the 2013 Athletics Auction.
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