All Sports - Archives 2015-16

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Diaz Ties School Record, Leads ‘Roos To 6th Place Finish
Women's Golf 10/06/2015

(Kansas City, Mo.) – Cynthia Diaz fired a school record tying 219 at the Chip-N Club Invitational to tie for 10th at the Country Club of Lincoln and lead the UMKC women's golf team to a sixth place finish in the 13 team field with a 914 that ranks as the fourth best score in school history.

Practice Begins In Year Four Under Frese
Women's Basketball 10/05/2015

(Kansas City, Mo.) – UMKC women's basketball opened up practice on Sunday, marking the official start to the 2015-16 season entering the fourth year under the direction of Head Coach Marsha Frese.

Men's Tennis Wins Four Bracket Titles at Creighton Invitational
Men's Tennis 10/04/2015

(Omaha, Neb.) - UMKC continued to dominate this fall in its second event, bringing home four bracket championships in three days of competition at the Creighton Invitational.

Women's Tennis Completes Second Fall Weekend Event at Akron
Women's Tennis 10/04/2015

(Akron, Ohio) - UMKC completed a three-day weekend competition at the Akron Invitational Friday through Sunday, competing against the hosts, Akron, as well as West Virginia and Cornell.

No. 25 Utah Valley Jumps On Top Early, Defeats 'Roos
Men's Soccer 10/04/2015

Men's Soccer: (Orem, Utah) – No. 25 Utah Valley scored three first half goals on Sunday afternoon in Orem, and let that stand up for a 3-0 victory over UMKC in WAC men's soccer action.

Play UMKC plays Seattle U to a 0-0 Draw
Women's Soccer 10/04/2015

(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) – The UMKC women's soccer team faced off against Seattle U on Sunday afternoon at Durwood Soccer Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri, in a match that pitted the two best defensive teams in the Western Athletic Conference, and ended in a 0-0 tie thanks to some nifty goalkeeping from senior Nina Tzianos and freshman Anna Lillig.

Kangaroos Head North For Chip-N Club Invitational
Women's Golf 10/04/2015

Next on the Tee: UMKC women's golf continues its fall slate when it heads north to Lincoln, Neb., for the Chip-N Club Invitational hosted by Nebraska on Oct. 5-6 at the Country Club of Lincoln.

Kangaroos Fall To Aggies In Las Cruces
Volleyball 10/03/2015

(Kansas City, Mo.) – UMKC volleyball fell 3-1 in WAC action on Saturday night in Las Cruces, N.M., despite three ‘Roos reaching double figures in kills at the Pan American Center.

Guiot PR’s as ‘Roos Race in Rim Rock Classic
Cross Country 10/03/2015

(LAWRENCE, Kan.) – The UMKC men's and women's cross country teams competed in the Rim Rock Classic in Lawrence, Kansas on Saturday, October 3 hosted by the University of Kansas and sophomore Brooke Guiot set a new personal record in the 6K women's race.

No. 24 Seattle Hands Out WAC Opening Loss to ‘Roos
Men's Soccer 10/02/2015

Men's Soccer: (Seattle, Wash.) - The No. 24 Seattle Redhawks continued to roll on Friday night at home in men's soccer action, scoring the first five goals of the game en route to a 5-1 victory over UMKC.

Play ‘Roos Drop 1-0 Battle to Utah Valley
Women's Soccer 10/02/2015

(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) – The UMKC women's soccer team battled a solid Utah Valley squad for 90 minutes on Friday night at Durwood Stadium, but a second half goal from the Wolverines would prove to be all it took for the ‘Roos to fall for the first time in conference play.

Cross Country Set for Rim Rock Classic
Cross Country 10/02/2015

The UMKC men's and women's cross country teams return to Lawrence, Kansas, for the secon time this season, to compete in the Rim Rock Classic hosted by the University of Kansas. The men will run an 8K that starts at a.m. and the women compete in a 6K that is scheduled to start at 10 a.m.