UMKC men's soccer begins the regular season with a home contest on Friday against Central Arkansas. Kickoff is slated for 7 p.m. CT at Durwood Stadium.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC volleyball is set to open the 2016 season in Norman, Oklahoma, at the Oklahoma Invitational. The 'Roos will play three games in the tournament, opening with UTEP on Friday, Aug. 26, and facing off against Oral Roberts and tourney host Oklahoma on Saturday.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – With the score tied 0-0, lightning struck in the 74th minute of UMKC women's soccer home opener against Missouri State on Wednesday. The strike caused a weather delay that turned into a rain-shortened contest, and the game was called before the teams were able to get back on the pitch.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC women's soccer opens the 2016 home schedule with an in-state rivalry match against Missouri State on Wednesday, Aug. 24. The 'Roos and Bears will square-off at 7 p.m. at Durwood Soccer Stadium.
UMKC Director of Athletics Carla Wilson has announced a multi-year agreement with CSTT Sport Travel as the Official Accommodations Partner.
UMKC wrapped up exhibition play on Sunday evening against Rockhurst, falling 2-0 in the annual ‘Battle of the Blue' contest in front of a capacity crowd of 1,780 at Durwood Stadium. Both teams played at a fast pace throughout. Rockhurst, who is ranked No. 3 nationally in NCAA Division II, scored both of its goals in the second half to earn the victory.
OMAHA, Neb. – A hard-fought 110 minutes weren't enough to determine a winner between UMKC women's soccer and Creighton on Sunday, Aug. 21, and the teams played to a 1-1 draw at Morrison Stadium in Omaha, Nebraska.
UMKC men's soccer plays host to Rockhurst University in the annual ‘Battle of the Blue' contest at Durwood Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. CT. The 'Roos Block Party begins at 5 p.m. in Kangaroo Court directly south of the stadium, featuring music, yard games, raffles and prizes.
OMAHA, Neb. – UMKC women's soccer outshot Omaha 17-7 on Friday, Aug. 19, but two second-half goals from UNO left the ‘Roos with a loss in their season opener for the first time since falling to No. 5 Oklahoma State to start the 2012 season.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC women's soccer is set to open the 2016 regular season with a pair of games in Omaha, Nebraska, where they will face the Omaha Mavericks on Friday, Aug. 19 at 7 p.m. CT and the Creighton Bluejays on Sunday, Aug. 21 at 1 p.m. CT.
UMKC put up a strong fight against a tough Saint Louis team Wednesday evening, leading the Billikens through the 57th minute before eventually falling 2-1 at Durwood Soccer Stadium. The 'Roos took a 1-0 lead on a header from MF Hamish Smylie (Melbourne, Australia) with only 24 seconds remaining before halftime following a crossing pass from D Antoine Precheur (Paris, France).
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC tennis head coach Kendell Hale announced that former UMKC tennis player David Heckler will be joining the coaching staff as an assistant coach.