CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- For the second time in five years, Mount Mercy University has announced the addition of intercollegiate sports to its varsity lineup. Men's volleyball and competitive cheer & dance will begin competition in the fall of 2016.
DES MOINES, Iowa -- The Mount Mercy baseball team won the bookend games of a four-game series at Grand View this weekend, winning Friday's opener, 3-2, and Saturday's finale, 5-3, in the first Midwest Collegiate Conference action of the season.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- The First Annual Mount Mercy Baseball Lead-Off Dinner, sponsored by Pediatric Dental Center, will be held on Sunday, March 29, from 6:00-9:00 p.m. at Vito's on 42nd. The dinner will follow Mount Mercy's non-conference doubleheader against Ashford at noon at Ken Charipar Field at Xavier High School.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Dondre Osborne was a second-team NAIA Division II men's basketball all-American and Abby Herb received NAIA Division II women's basketball all-America honorable mention when the association announced its postseason honors on Wednesday.
POINT LOOKOUT, Mo. -- An unforgettable season came to a close for Mount Mercy late Friday night as Davenport (Mich.) hit four straight free throws in the final 14 seconds and defeated the Mustangs, 70-67, in the second round of the NAIA Division II Men's Basketball National Championship at Keeter Gymnasium.
POINT LOOKOUT, Mo. -- John Johnson was on the floor for less than 10 minutes on Thursday, but he made the most of his opportunities. The senior guard nailed a big 3-pointer and thwarted Cal Maritime's final chance to tie the game as Mount Mercy held on to defeat the Keelhaulers, 64-61, in the first round of the NAIA Division II Men's Basketball National Championship.
POINT LOOKOUT, Mo. -- Ninth-seeded Mount Mercy (26-4) takes on unseeded Cal Maritime (19-9) tonight at 9:15 p.m. in the final game of the first round of the NAIA Division II Men's Basketball National Championship at Keeter Gymnasium.
Students from Coe College, Kirkwood Community College, and Mount Mercy University participating in the Cedar Rapids Dance Marathon will be taking to their feet for twelve straight hours to raise money for the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital.
Cedar Rapids Dance Marathon is a student-run philanthropy organization. Students from Coe, Mount Mercy, and Kirkwood partner together to raise money for families at the University of Iowa Children's Hospital through the Children's Miracle Network.
GENEVA, Ohio -- Mount Mercy's Liz Mosbach set a school record and earned all-America status in the 600 meters on Saturday at the NAIA Indoor Track & Field National Championships at the SPIRE Institute.
OSKALOOSA, Iowa -- Mount Mercy's Dondre Osborne was named Midwest Collegiate Conference Player of the Year and Paul Gavin was voted MCC Coach of the Year when the league announced its postseason honors earlier this week.
OSKALOOSA, Iowa -- Mount Mercy's Abby Herb and Christa Oldham were first-team selections and Makenzie Zeitler garnered honorable mention when the Midwest Collegiate Conference announced its women's basketball honors earlier this week.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The California Maritime Academy is the opponent for ninth-seeded Mount Mercy in the first round of the 24th Annual NAIA Division II Men's Basketball National Championship in Point Lookout, Mo.
DAVENPORT, Iowa -- Mount Mercy came up just eight pins short of a second conference title over the weekend as Grand View held off the Mustangs, 4-3, in a best-of-seven Baker match in the finals of the Midwest Collegiate Conference Bowling Championships at Leisure Lanes.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Fourth-seeded Clarke managed to hold on to a late lead, knocking down 4-of-5 free throws during the final minute to clinch a 56-52 victory over third-seeded Mount Mercy on Monday in the championship game of the Midwest Collegiate Conference Women's Basketball Tournament.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- They may have been in anyway, but top-seeded Mount Mercy left no doubt about whether or not its season would continue at the national tournament with a convincing, 93-76 win over third-seeded William Penn in the championship game of the Midwest Collegiate Conference Men's Basketball Tournament.
DES MOINES, Iowa -- The Midwest Collegiate Conference Women's Basketball Tournament title will be decided Monday night at Hennessey Recreation Center after third-seeded Mount Mercy and fourth-seeded Clarke pulled semifinal upsets on Saturday.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Most of the way, it looked free throws might cost top-seeded Mount Mercy a spot in Sunday's championship game. But in the end, foul shots sealed the deal for the Mustangs in a 72-61 victory over fifth-seeded Grand View on Friday at Hennessey Recreation Center.