History rewritten at track and field national champions

Evan Stober, Staff Writer
March 11, 2015
Filed under Sports

The men and women’s indoor track team wrapped up competition at the NAIA Indoor National Championships this past weekend. The Vikings were represented by 21 athletes who had qualified for the national meet March 5-7 in Geneva, Ohio. It was an historic weekend for the Vikings with both the men and... Read more »

In-sync dance team shimmies to nationals

Claribel Vizcarra, Staff Writer
March 11, 2015
Filed under Sports

The dance team took second place with a score of 106.17 that earned the Vikings a bid to the NAIA National Invitational. The team was only 2.20 points behind champion Morningside and the high score placed the women in second place among all regions. The girls presented a hip-hop number in the NAIA... Read more »

Fan perspective: wrestling national championship

Kelby Arnold, Staff Writer
March 11, 2015
Filed under Sports

The anticipation builds as the antsy Grand View fans settle into their seats. Family members, friends, students and athletes pile into the Kansas Expocentre for the Wrestling National Championship. Considering how far away the event is it drew a good crowd. The fist session's fan section is integrated with... Read more »

4X National wrestling champions

4X National wrestling champions

Veronica Payne, Editor-in-Chief and Sports Editor
March 10, 2015
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Title The Grand View wrestling team won its fourth-straight national team title on Saturday in Topeka, Kan. Although... Read more »

For the love of the game: a look at life after college athletics

For the love of the game: a look at life after college athletics

Angela Lose, Staff Writer
March 6, 2015
Filed under Sports

Although many athletes enjoy success while being a part of Viking athletics, their lives can change dramatically once ... Read more »

Mentally misunderstood: bowling means brains over brawn

Claribel Vizcarra, Staff Writer
March 6, 2015
Filed under Sports

Bowling takes accuracy and precision, strength and agility but some still wonder if this activity should be considered a sport. Often people tend to think of it as a recreational activity, but for the bowlers on the university’s bowling team they know it is a lot more serious than that. Ryan... Read more »

Soccer teams never fully in off season

March 6, 2015
Filed under Sports

Men’s basketball season ends

Matt Spurlock, Staff Writer
March 6, 2015
Filed under Sports

The Viking men’s basketball season has come to an end. As the players and coaches reflect on the season, they said they will continue to see where they can improve and set their sights high as... Read more »

Wrestlers dominate regional competition

Wrestlers dominate regional competition

Veronica Payne, Co-Editor-in-Chief and Sports Editor
February 27, 2015
Filed under Sports

Grand View hosted the central regional qualifier... Read more »

Confidence carries team to postseason

Molly Adams, Staff Writer
February 27, 2015
Filed under Sports

Women’s basketball closed regular season play on Saturday with a loss to Mt. Mercy. The team finished with 13 wins and 17 losses for the season. In the Midwest Collegiate Conference the women... Read more »

Two vikings join Barnstormers

Two vikings join Barnstormers

February 27, 2015
Filed under Sports

Recently, Brady Roland, senior wide receiver, made the cut for the Iowa Barnstormers football team. Roland will be on the 21-active roster for game day on Saturday, Feb. 28, in Cedar Rapids. Kelvin... Read more »

Vikings snag qualifier position

Vikings snag qualifier position

Matt Spurlock, Staff Writer
February 27, 2015
Filed under Sports

This men’s and women’s track teams have consistently worked this season to be a dominant force... Read more »