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Photo of Mount Mercy volleyball team
December 14, 2011 - 4:22pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- More awards have rolled in for the Mount Mercy volleyball program, with junior outside hitter Brittney Thomas earning national and regional honors, four Mustangs garnering academic awards and several individuals receiving team awards at the annual postseason banquet. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy men's basketball team
December 13, 2011 - 2:18pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Mount Mercy men's basketball team gained six spots in the national rankings this week, moving up to No. 16 in the NAIA Division II Men's Basketball Coaches' Top 25 Poll. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy women's basketball team
December 13, 2011 - 1:39pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Despite a pair of league wins last week, Mount Mercy couldn't squeeze its way into the top 10, holding steady at No. 11 for the second week in a row in the NAIA Division II Women's Basketball Coaches' Top 25 Poll. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy women's track & field's Jacqueline Kane
December 13, 2011 - 10:55am
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- The Mount Mercy track & field teams opened the indoor season over the weekend at the Iowa State Holiday Preview Meet in Ames and the Viking Throws Fest hosted by Grand View in Des Moines. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy men's basketball player David Campbell
December 10, 2011 - 7:15pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Senior guard David Campbell scored a career-high 28 points, leading five Mustangs in double figures in 22nd-ranked Mount Mercy's 96-83 victory over Clarke in Midwest Collegiate Conference men's basketball on Saturday at Hennessey Recreation Center. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy women's basketbal player Micha Mims
December 10, 2011 - 4:53pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Senior guard Micha Mims was nearly flawless on Saturday, pouring in a game-high 23 points to lead the 11th-ranked Mount Mercy women's basketball team to an 86-70 victory over Clarke in Midwest Collegiate Conference action at Hennessey Recreation Center. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy men's soccer team
December 8, 2011 - 12:22pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The final rankings of the 2011 season are out, and first-time national tournament qualifier Mount Mercy comes in at No. 25 in the NAIA Men's Soccer Coaches' Postseason Top 25 Poll. Full story >
December 8, 2011 - 1:23am
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Senior forward Sam Kenyi put up 26 points and 17 rebounds, helping 22nd-ranked Mount Mercy hold off William Penn, 79-78, in Midwest Collegiate Conference men's basketball on Wednesday at Hennessey Recreation Center. Full story >
December 8, 2011 - 12:44am
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- After trailing by a point at the break, 11th-ranked Mount Mercy used a 51-point second half to beat William Penn, 82-71, in a Midwest Collegiate Conference women's basketball game on Wednesday at Hennessey Recreation Center. Full story >
December 6, 2011 - 12:59pm
Mount Mercy University received $300,000 from Transamerica Life Insurance Company for its University Center facility. To honor Transamerica's generous contribution, a second floor corridor in the Center has been named the Transamerica Corridor.
Photo of Mount Mercy women's basketball player Ashley Koch
December 5, 2011 - 11:03pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- After Saturday's win over then-sixth-ranked Grand View, the Mount Mercy women's basketball team moved all the way to No. 11 in this week's NAIA Division II Women's Basketball Coaches' Top 25 poll. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy men's basketball player Bobby Sherwood
December 5, 2011 - 10:28pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Despite a second straight loss over the weekend, Mount Mercy remained in the top 25, coming in at No. 22 in the NAIA Division II Men's Basketball Coaches' Top 25 Poll on Dec. 5. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy men's basketball player Chad Underwood
December 4, 2011 - 6:50pm
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Junior forward Chad Underwood put up 30 points and eight rebounds, but it wasn't enough as Mount Mercy became the second ranked team to fall to Grand View last week, 87-80, in a Midwest Collegiate Conference men's basketball opener on Saturday at Sisam Arena. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy women's basketball player Becca Lampe
December 4, 2011 - 11:58am
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Five Mustangs scored in double figures and the Mount Mercy women's basketball team used a huge free throw and rebounding advantage to knock off sixth-ranked Grand View, 80-63, in a Midwest Collegiate Conference opener on Saturday at Sisam Arena. Full story >
Photo of the 2011-12 Mount Mercy women's basketball team
November 29, 2011 - 1:00pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Mount Mercy may have fallen out of the top 25, but the Mustangs are still receiving votes and sit at No. 30 in the first regular season NAIA Division II Women's Basketball Coaches' Top 25 Poll, the NAIA announced on Monday. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy Men's Basketball Coach Paul Gavin
November 29, 2011 - 12:42pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Mount Mercy, which won the first eight games of the season for the first time in school history, enters the NAIA Division II Men's Basketball Coaches' Top 25 Poll at No. 14 in the first rating of the regular season, the NAIA announced on Monday. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy men's basketball player Sam Kenyi
November 29, 2011 - 12:39pm
MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa -- Mount Mercy's Sam Kenyi, who averaged better than 15 points and 13 rebounds per game, has been named the Midwest Collegiate Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week for Nov. 28. Full story >
November 28, 2011 - 12:02pm
Mount Mercy University band members Stephanie Nibaur, from Elma, Iowa; and Stephanie Russell, from Clarence, Iowa, joined representatives from other institutions to perform in the 18th Annual Iowa Collegiate Honor Band performance on November 19 in Ames, Iowa.
Photo of Mount Mercy women's basketball player Amanda Frost
November 27, 2011 - 11:26pm
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- The 25th-ranked Mount Mercy women's basketball team took a five-game winning streak into the Radisson Roseville Classic, but dropped two games at the Gangelhoff Center on Friday and Saturday. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy men's basketball player Sam Kenyi
November 27, 2011 - 7:06pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Midland (Neb.) got a game-high 25 points from Donald Jones and ended Mount Mercy's school-record, eight-game winning streak to start the season, holding off the Mustangs, 81-78, on Sunday at Hennessey Recreation Center. Full story >

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