News Archive

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."
Mount Mercy baseball player Jeremy Glunt
March 8, 2011 - 3:59pm
ATCHISON, Kan. -- The Mount Mercy baseball team took three out of four games from Benedictine (Kan.) over the weekend, sweeping Saturday's doubleheader before a split in Sunday's twinbill at the Ballpark at Benedictine. Full story >
March 8, 2011 - 10:45am
Mount Mercy University’s Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) team, in partnership with Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust, will offer a personal finance seminar on Tuesday, March 15 at 7:30 p.m. in Flaherty Community Room, Basile Hall. This is a change from the original date of March 9.
March 8, 2011 - 10:22am
Mount Mercy University students are packing their bags, gathering tools, and preparing to depart on March 19 for the annual Alternative Spring Break service trip as they prepare to live out the institution's mission to serve those in need.
Mount Mercy's Jacqueline Kane
March 5, 2011 - 10:28pm
GENEVA, Ohio -- Junior Jacqueline Kane became the fourth track & field all-American in school history and senior Beth Ripperger was one spot shy of the same honor as Mount Mercy closed out the indoor season at the NAIA Indoor Track & Field Championships at the GaREAT Sports Complex.
Mount Mercy's Beth Ripperger
March 4, 2011 - 6:29pm
GENEVA, Ohio -- Mount Mercy seniors Beth Ripperger and Kelsey Hansen and junior Jacqueline Kane all reached the finals in their respective events on Friday at the NAIA Indoor Track & Field Championships at the GaREAT Sports Complex.
Lori Moss and Alen Kudumovic
March 4, 2011 - 2:14pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - A pair of former all-Americans, softball standout Lori Tesar Moss ‘96 and men's soccer player Alen Kudumovic ‘03, will be inducted into the Mount Mercy Athletics Hall of Fame on Saturday as part of the University's Alumni Games festivities. Full story >
Mount Mercy men's basketball players Chad Underwood and Josh Watznauer
March 3, 2011 - 10:31am
MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa -- The Midwest Collegiate Conference announced its men's basketball all-conference awards on Wednesday, and Mount Mercy's Chad Underwood and Josh Watznauer were among 19 student-athletes recognized by a vote of league coaches. Full story >
March 2, 2011 - 2:24pm
Mount Mercy University junior Jamie Civitate, from Des Moines, Iowa, placed third in the U.S. Cellular's 2010 Speed Text Tournament, a traveling competition to find the fastest texters in the nation. Civitate, a biology major, placed third among thousands of competitors, winning a $500 gift card to U.S. Cellular's Coralville retail store. Civitate finished first in last year's inaugural competition, winning a $10,000 gift card.
March 2, 2011 - 11:01am
GENEVA, Ohio -- Six members of the Mount Mercy women's track & field team headed for Ohio today, traveling to Geneva for this weekend's 31st Annual NAIA Women's Indoor Track & Field Championships at the Geneva Area Recreational, Educational and Athletic Trust (GaREAT) Sports Complex. Full story >