News Archive

Mount Mercy softball player Jessica Magnuson
April 6, 2011 - 11:29am
MARION, Iowa -- Junior right fielder Mariah Early hit a two-run, walk-off homer in the bottom of the eighth inning to give Mount Mercy a 10-9 win over Waldorf in the opening game of Tuesday's Midwest Collegiate Conference doubleheader at Marion High School. The Warriors rebounded to win the nightcap, 8-5. Full story >
April 5, 2011 - 1:46pm
Mount Mercy University welcomes nationally known recruitment consultant Bill Humbert, author of RecruiterGuy's Guide to Finding a Job. Humbert's presentation, "Dynamics of Your Job Search During a Recession," will be held on Monday, April 18 at 7:00 p.m. in Flaherty Community Room, Basile Hall, and is free and open to the public. Seating may be limited.
April 4, 2011 - 9:31pm
MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa -- Picking up right where she left off last year, Mount Mercy sophomore Jenna Higgins garnered Midwest Collegiate Conference Women's Field Athlete of the Week honors in Mount Mercy's first outdoor meet of the season. Full story >
April 4, 2011 - 8:57pm
MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa -- Junior left fielder Alex Heumann, who batted .688 in four games for the Mustangs, has been named the Midwest Collegiate Conference Baseball Player of the Week for the second time this season. Full story >
Mount Mercy baseball team
April 4, 2011 - 11:04am
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- The Mount Mercy baseball team scored 27 runs in three games, and needed every one of them to take two of three games in their weekend series with St. Ambrose at Ken Charipar Field at Xavier High School. Full story >
April 4, 2011 - 9:57am
Mount Mercy University students from around the world are coming together to represent their nations during the annual Multicultural Fair. The fair will conclude with a keynote address by peace activists Joshua Casteel and retired Bishop Thomas J. Gumbleton.
Mount Mercy softball player Liz Hill
March 30, 2011 - 10:22pm
OSKALOOSA, Iowa -- Junior first baseman Liz Hill set the career home run record and senior third baseman Jessica Magnuson is right behind her on the all-time home run chart as Mount Mercy split a Midwest Collegiate Conference doubleheader tonight at William Penn. Full story >
Mount Mercy softball player Briana DeFlavio
March 28, 2011 - 11:35am
LISBON, Iowa -- Junior catcher Briana DeFlavio homered for the second straight game and junior first baseman Liz Hill drilled her first homer of the year to power Mount Mercy to a 6-2 victory over Ashford in the second game of a Midwest Collegiate Conference doubleheader on Sunday at Lisbon High School.
Mount Mercy baseball player Derrick Weber
March 24, 2011 - 9:35pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Mount Mercy rallied late in game one but came up short, then scored early in the nightcap and held on for a split of Thursday's Midwest Collegiate Conference doubleheader at Ken Charipar Field at Xavier High School. Full story >
Mount Mercy baseball player Jeremy Glunt
March 23, 2011 - 11:18pm
CAMANCHE, Iowa -- Seven Mount Mercy errors led to nine unearned runs by Ashford in an 11-7 Saints victory over the Mustangs in Midwest Collegiate Conference action on Wednesday at Camanche High School. Full story >
Mount Mercy women's golfer Laura Wilberg
March 23, 2011 - 10:12pm
EUREKA, Mo. -- The Mount Mercy women's golf team opened the spring season over the weekend, getting top-10 finishes by junior Laura Wilberg and freshman Anna Kallqvist while finishing fourth at the Maryville (Mo.) Spring Invitational at Aberdeen Golf Course. Full story >
Mount Mercy baseball
March 23, 2011 - 2:58pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Thursday's Midwest Collegiate Conference doubleheader between Waldorf and Mount Mercy will be broadcast locally by KCRG Local 9.2, the first-ever live broadcast of Mustang baseball. Full story >
March 22, 2011 - 5:12pm
Mount Mercy University will host an information session on its Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy program on Wednesday, March 30 at 5:30 p.m. in Flaherty Community Room, Basile Hall. The event will include an overview of the program, a question and answer session with current students and faculty, information on financial aid, and door prizes.
March 21, 2011 - 9:17pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Tuesday's Midwest Collegiate Conference baseball doubleheader between Mount Mercy and Waldorf has been postponed due to field conditions and the potential for inclement weather. A makeup date has not been set, but the two teams are hoping to reschedule later this week. An official announcement will come tomorrow.
2011 Mount Mercy baseball team
March 21, 2011 - 4:44pm
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Mount Mercy junior catcher Rafael Del Rio plated the go-ahead run with a sacrifice fly in the top of the ninth inning, giving the Mustangs a split of Saturday's Midwest Collegiate Conference doubleheader at Grand View. Full story >
Mount Mercy men's basketball player Chad Underwood
March 18, 2011 - 11:26am
Kansas City, Mo. -- Sophomore forward Chad Underwood has been named an honorable mention NAIA Division II men's basketball all-American by the All-America committe, the NAIA announced yesterday. Full story >
Mount Mercy women's basketball player Micha Mims
March 17, 2011 - 3:59pm
SIOUX CITY, Iowa -- The NAIA announced the 2011 Division II Women's Basketball All-America teams on Wednesday, and Mount Mercy junior guard Micha Mims received honorable mention from the All-America committee. Full story >
March 16, 2011 - 1:59pm
Thursday evening's forum, "Follow Your Call: An Evening for Women Considering Religious Life" with Sister Katherine Hill, RSM, has been canceled. The event was scheduled for March 17 at 7:30 p.m. in Flaherty Community Room, Basile Hall.Sister Katherine, a vocation minister for the Sisters of Mercy West Midwest Community, was going to lead an evening of reflection and prayer, and provide resources about Mercy Association and Mercy Volunteer Corps, two service opportunities for lay women and men. 
March 14, 2011 - 4:05pm
MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa -- Mount Mercy junior outfielder Alex Heumann and senior right-hander Derrick Weber have been named the Midwest Collegiate Conference Player and Pitcher of the Week for March 14. Full story >
March 10, 2011 - 1:23pm
Mount Mercy University Associate Professor of Religious Studies Dr. David Gides will host a series of lectures titled "Bonhoeffer: His Spiritual Journey: From the Church to Responsible Politics."