Men’s volleyball a spike away

Men’s volleyball a spike away

Claribel Vizcarra, Staff Writer
April 10, 2015
Filed under Sports

The Vikings celebrated their senior night on Wednesday, April 1, against Clarke University. Next for the volleyball team is the NAIA North Conference Tournament, which... Read more »

The men are back for season

The men are back for season

Morgan Stanley, Staff Writer
April 10, 2015
Filed under Sports

Spring showers might bring May flowers, and they definitely do not bring baseball games. The baseball team is recovering from a rough start to the season... Read more »

Pitching their way to victory, softball in good shape

Pitching their way to victory, softball in good shape

Angela Lose, Staff Writer
April 10, 2015
Filed under Sports

Sitting at a record of 21-8, the women on the Viking softball team continue to make strides toward nationals by strengthening team chemistry. Twenty-five... Read more »

Student-athletes above average in sports, average in grad rates

Molly Adams, Staff Writer
April 10, 2015
Filed under News, Sports, Top Stories

According to the campus enrollment report, 50.6 percent of the student-athletes who entered Grand View in 2008 obtained a degree within six years. Debbie Barger, vice president for enrollment management, said that rate is consistent with the national average for schools similar to Grand View. A... Read more »

Athletes of the Year

Athletes of the Year

March 27, 2015
Filed under Sports

SAC offers free tickets to barnstormers game

SAC offers free tickets to barnstormers game

Veronica Payne, Co-Editor-in-Chief/Sports Editor
March 27, 2015
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Iowa Barnstormers’ first home game is at 7:05 p.m., Saturday, April 11, and the Students Activities Council will be handing out free tickets for Grand View students. SAC is buying 60 corner tickets at the 100 level behind the Barnstormers bench. “We chose... Read more »

The various sides of Val Veiock

The various sides of Val Veiock

Morgan Stanley, Staff Writer
March 27, 2015
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

With a passion for athletics and art, Val Veiock, psychology senior, has contributed a variety of talents to campus during her four years as a Viking. Veiock... Read more »

Top 5 sports moments of the year

Top 5 sports moments of the year

Veronica Payne, Co-Editor-in-Chief/Sports Editor
March 27, 2015
Filed under Sports

1. Wrestling wins fourth consecutive national title The wrestling team won its fourth-straight national team title on Saturday, March 7, in Topeka, Kan. The Vikings finished... Read more »

Men’s, women’s outdoor track

Men’s, women’s outdoor track

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

The men’s and women’s track and field team opened up the outdoor season this past weekend at home just two weeks after finishing the indoor season. The men’s team finished 25th for indoor nationals, while the... Read more »

Tennis swingin’ along

Claribel Vizcarra, Staff Writer
March 27, 2015
Filed under Sports

The men on the tennis team have continued to make progress this season, earning the team a winning record of 9-5. The men collected their ninth win of the year in Kansas on March 14. And although the women fell to... Read more »

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 »