All Sports - Archives 2015-16

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‘Roos Close Regular Season in the Little Apple
Track and Field 05/06/2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The UMKC men's and women's track and field teams will close the regular season on May 7 when they head to Manhattan, Kansas to compete in the Ward Haylett Invitational. The meet will feature just three teams, the ‘Roos, the home squad K-State and KU.

‘Roos Conclude Regular Season Play Against IUPUI
Softball 05/05/2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The UMKC softball team wraps up the 2016 regular season with a three-game home series against the Summit League's IUPUI.

Play Kangaroos Headed To Oklahoma For NCAA Regional
Men's Golf 05/05/2016

(Kansas City, Mo.) – WAC Champion UMKC men's golf will head to Stillwater, Oklahoma and Karsten Creek Golf Club for the 2016 NCAA Golf Regional on May 16-18, it was announced today during the NCAA Selection Show on the Golf Channel.

‘Roos Sweep WAC Golf Honors, Place Four On All-WAC Teams
Men's Golf 05/04/2016

(Kansas City, Mo.) – The 2015-16 All-WAC teams have been named following a vote of the WAC's eight head coaches. Missouri-Kansas City swept the major awards as senior Antoine Rozner was named WAC Player of the Year, Francois Lagraulet was named WAC Freshman of the Year and J.W. VanDenBorn was named WAC Coach of the Year.

Kangaroos Earn Five Spot On All-WAC Tournament Team
Men's Tennis 05/04/2016

(Kansas City, Mo.) – Airam Castellano led a group of four ‘Roos who were named to the All-WAC Tournament Teams as the men's tennis sophomore was named to the team in both singles and doubles play.

Miller Named WAC Men’s Track Athlete of the Week
Track and Field 05/03/2016

DENVER – UMKC men's track athlete Bryce Miller was named Western Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the week for April 25-May 1.

WATCH PARTY ALERT: UMKC Men’s Golf To Host NCAA Selection Show Watch Party
Men's Golf 05/03/2016

(Kansas City, Mo.) – After winning its first ever WAC Championship and earning its third all-time berth in the NCAA Tournament, UMKC men's golf will be hosting an NCAA Tournament Selection Show watch party on Thursday morning when they find out which of six regional sites they will be heading.

UMKC Splits Doubleheader with Omaha
Softball 05/02/2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The UMKC softball team bounced back from a 15-2 game one loss to Omaha, to trump the Mavericks 10-5 in game two of the doubleheader on Monday, May 2 at Missouri 3&2 Field in Kansas City, Missouri.

Play NCAA Bound! ‘Roos Claim First WAC Title, Rozner Takes Individual Crown
Men's Golf 05/02/2016

(Blaine, Wash.) – For the third time in school history UMKC men's golf will head to the NCAA Tournament as the ‘Roos won their first ever WAC Men's Golf Championship after firing a -12 in the three day event at Loomis Trail Golf Club to defeat Seattle by 16 shots.

Miller Posts New School Record in Steeple with Fifth-Fastest Time in Nation
Track and Field 05/01/2016

STANFORD, Calif.– UMKC men's track and field school record holder in the 3,000-meter steeplechase, junior Bryce Miller one-upped himself on Sunday, May 1, to set a new personal record in the event at one of the most prestigious track meets in the country, the Payton Jordan Invitational in Stanford, California. Miller's new personal record is now the fifth-fastest time in NCAA Division I this season.

Play ‘Roos Extend Lead, Rozner Moves To No. 1 Entering Final Round Of WAC Championship
Men's Golf 05/01/2016

(Blaine, Wash.) – UMKC men's golf trimmed a shot off its first round total, shooting a second round 282 powered by a tournament low round of 65, tied for the fifth best round in school history, by Antoine Rozner, to stretch its lead over Seattle to 10 shots entering the final round of play at the 2016 WAC Men's Golf Championship at Loomis Trail Golf Club.

‘Roos Come Up Just Short In Pursuit Of WAC Title
Men's Tennis 05/01/2016

(Kansas City, Mo.) – Top-seeded and regular season WAC Co-Champion UMKC men's tennis (17-8) came up just short in its pursuit of the 2016 WAC Men's Tennis Championship and berth in the NCAA Tournament as it fell 4-3 to New Mexico State in the championship match in Brownsville, Texas.