News Archive

Photo of Mount Mercy men's soccer player Sid Beck
November 18, 2011 - 12:13pm
HASTINGS, Neb. -- The opening round of the 2011 NAIA Men's Soccer National Championship takes place tomorrow with 15 matches on campus sites throughout the country. Mount Mercy is one of seven teams appearing in its first national championship, taking on top-seeded and defending national champion Hastings (Neb.) at 1:00 p.m. at Lloyd Wilson Field. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy men's cross country
November 17, 2011 - 11:55pm
VANCOUVER, Wash. -- The Mount Mercy men's cross country team and three women's individual qualifiers headed to the west coast on Wednesday, and after a practice on the course they'll run this weekend, are ready to go for the 2011 NAIA Cross Country National Championships. Full story >
November 17, 2011 - 12:41pm
MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa -- A total of four Mount Mercy volleyball players picked up postseason honors, the Midwest Collegiate Conference announced this week. Among them was junior outside hitter Brittney Thomas, a first-team all-conference pick for the third year in a row. Full story >
November 16, 2011 - 12:17am
MOUNT VERNON, Iowa -- Junior guard Markus Cocroft scored 24 points and handed out four assists to help the Mount Mercy men's basketball team remain unbeaten with a 66-60 victory over Cornell at the Small Multi-Sport Center on Tuesday night. Full story >
November 15, 2011 - 10:34am
MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa -- Senior guard Emily Greiner and junior forward Alex Coleman have been named the Midwest Collegiate Conference basketball players of the week for Nov. 14. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy men's soccer coach Amir Hadzic
November 14, 2011 - 1:15pm
MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa -- Mount Mercy's Amir Hadzic was named the Midwest Collegiate Conference Men's Soccer Coach of the Year for the second straight season and five Mustangs garnered all-conference awards, the league announced this week. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy women's soccer player Dana Poellet
November 14, 2011 - 12:08pm
MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa -- Senior defender Dana Poellet, who scored a goal and was one of Mount Mercy's best all-around players, received honorable mention all-conference when the 2011 Midwest Collegiate Conference women's soccer awards were announced this week. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy men's soccer player Bedi Ucar
November 14, 2011 - 8:09am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The pairings for the 2011 NAIA Men's Soccer National Championship Opening Round have been released, and Mount Mercy travels to Hastings, Neb., to take on second-ranked and defending national champion Hastings (Neb.) on Saturday at 1:00 p.m. at Lloyd Wilson Field. Full story >
November 13, 2011 - 1:00am
MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa -- Junior forwards Alex Coleman and Chad Underwood and senior forward Sam Kenyi powered the Mount Mercy men's basketball team to a pair of wins at the Kiwanis Classic hosted by Iowa Wesleyan, keeping the Mustangs undefeated through five games this season.
Photo of Mount Mercy women's basketball team
November 13, 2011 - 12:16am
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- The 25th-ranked Mount Mercy women's basketball team reached 800 wins on Saturday, and did it in style, knocking off the top-ranked team in the country, Northwestern, 64-56, on day two of the Mount Mercy Classic at Hennessey Recreation Center. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy men's soccer team
November 11, 2011 - 11:04am
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Four shots in 10 minutes is pretty good. Four shots on goal in 10 minutes is even better. But four goals in 10 minutes? Nearly unheard of. But Mount Mercy did it today, coming back from a 3-0 deficit to defeat Ashford, 4-3, in the championship game of the 2011 Midwest Collegiate Conference Men's Soccer Tournament at Lower Kingston Field. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy men's soccer
November 6, 2011 - 11:31pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Mount Mercy got a late score in regulation, survived two overtime periods and then won the shootout to defeated fifth-seeded Viterbo (Wis.) on Sunday and advance to the finals of the 2011 Midwest Collegiate Conference Men's Soccer Tournament. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy men's cross country
November 5, 2011 - 10:07pm
DUBUQUE, Iowa -- The Mount Mercy men dominated the 2011 Midwest Collegiate Conference Championships, claiming five of the top 10 runners en route to their second straight league title on Saturday at the Dubuque Soccer Complex. Full story >
Photo of Mount Mercy women's cross country
November 5, 2011 - 9:30pm
DUBUQUE, Iowa -- Three members of the Mount Mercy women's cross country team will race at the NAIA national meet after leading the Mustangs to a third-place finish at the 2011 Midwest Collegiate Conference Championships on Saturday at the Dubuque Soccer Complex. Full story >
November 1, 2011 - 10:02am
Mount Mercy has announced that Valencia Johnson has been named academic support and retention specialist, effective October 31.
October 28, 2011 - 6:21pm
Mount Mercy University congratulates alumni Greg Buelow '95, Donajane (DJ) Castelein '05 and Kimberly Ivester '95 for being recognized during the Corridor Business Journal's Forty Under 40 awards banquet, held on October 27 at the Riverside Casino & Golf Resort.
October 28, 2011 - 4:23pm
Mount Mercy University's Janalyn Hanson White Gallery will exhibit the paintings of alumna Meghan Bean '08 during a special exhibit running November 4 – December 16. Gallery hours are Monday – Friday, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
October 26, 2011 - 3:37pm
Mount Mercy's Department of Natural and Applied Sciences has announced the winners of the 14th annual Math Contest, which was held Thursday, October 20 on Mount Mercy's campus.
October 25, 2011 - 10:13am
Mount Mercy University is partnering with the Iowa College Access Network (ICAN) to sponsor a series of financial aid presentations across Iowa. The "Financial Aid Night" sessions, presented by ICAN representatives and supported by area institutions, are designed to help families learn more about financial aid programs and how to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA.
October 25, 2011 - 9:43am
Mount Mercy University will present Scapino, a comedy by Fank Dunlop and Jim Dale, on November 10 – 12 at 7:30 p.m. and November 13 at 1:30 p.m. at the Mount Mercy McAuley Theater.

Pages