ABILENE, Texas – Casjen Rico, a senior men’s tennis player for McMurry University, has been selected as a 2015 first team Capital One Academic All-District 8 At-Large team member for NCAA III.
The McMurry University baseball team had three of its senior members – Lanny Zier, Mikal Hunter and Zack Hagan – all honored on the 2015 National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) All-Central Region first team.
McMurry University Athletics has announced its Hall of Honor "Class of 2015," set for induction on Friday, June 26 at 6 p.m. in Kimbrell Arena.
McMurry University Athletics has looked to one of its own to become its next head women’s basketball coach, as Director of Athletics Sam Ferguson introduced Brittany Densman-Roes to guide the War Hawks’ program.
McMurry University baseball’s magical 2015 season came to a close on Saturday afternoon, losing to Central Baptist College, 4-3, in an elimination bracket game. The War Hawks closed the year with a record of 31-13 overall.
For six innings the McMurry University baseball team had firm control of its destiny in the semifinals of the NCCAA Central Region tournament.
The McMurry War Hawks are getting ready for their second appearance in the National Christian College Athletic Association regional tournament.
McMurry University’s all-time receiving yardage leader – Jeret Smith - is getting the opportunity to display his skills at the next level at the Seattle Seahawks’ Rookie Minicamp.
McMurry University Director of Athletics Sam Ferguson has announced that Jay Rees has been hired as the War Hawks’ head coach for men’s and women’s golf. Rees is a veteran of 26 years as a golf coach, 24 of which has been as a head coach.
MOBILE, Ala. - Exactly 60 years ago - a young, aspiring musician named Elvis Presley took the city of Mobile, Alabama, by storm with his shows at Ladd Stadium. Six decades later, McMurry University tennis head coach Mark Hathorn hopes his War Hawks' teams will have things all shook up at the 2015 National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) championships - beginning Tuesday (May 5) and continuing through Friday (May 8) - at the Copeland-Cox Tennis Center.
After Day 1 of the NCCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships, the McMurry University squads find themselves with numerous good performances entering the final day of competition on Saturday at Shorter University.
ABILENE, Texas - After suffering a pair of walk-off losses in its last two outings, the McMurry baseball team bounced back in a big way by knocking off the No. 15-ranked team in NCAA III, Trinity University, 12-4. The War Hawks' (28-9) win over the Tigers (25-11) was also the home finale of the 2015 season at Walt Driggers Field.
For the second-consecutive game, the McMurry University baseball team fell victim to a ninth-inning rally, losing at Angelo State University, 4-3.
McMurry University’s baseball team came within a half-inning of sweeping a doubleheader from Wayland Baptist, but instead had to settle for a split at Wilder Field.
The War Hawks have won nine of their last ten games, but have a tough stretch of opponents ahead. The team says they are ready to find out how good they really are.
A trio of McMurry University women’s basketball players – Ashley Hesseltine (Sinton, Texas), Katlyn Tarbet (Vega, Texas) and Taylor Russell (Liberty Hill, Texas) – were all honored as Scholar-Athletes by the National Christian College Athletic Association.
The McMurry War Hawks baseball team is rolling this year.
ABILENE, Texas - For just the second time this season, McMurry University senior shortstop Kyle Sargent (Weatherford, Texas) hit a home run in a game and, for the second time, it led to a walk-off victory. This time Sargent’s three-run blast capped a six-run ninth inning, come-from-behind win over Texas Wesleyan University, 10-9, at Walt Driggers Field.
McMurry University baseball team notched its 25th win of the season – winning its seventh-consecutive game – with a 10-1 drubbing of Arlington Baptist College at Walt Driggers Field.
McMurry University Director of Athletics Sam Ferguson has announced that Zach Pickelman has been selected as the University’s new men’s basketball head coach. Pickelman is the 16th men’s basketball head coach in McM school history.
McMurry University men’s tennis player Carlos Perez was selected as the national “Student-Athlete of the Week” for the National Christian College Athletic Association, it has been announced.
Pounding out 11 hits in each game helped the McMurry University baseball team sweep a doubleheader from Dallas Christian College, 11-1 and 7-5.
McMurry University baseball matched the school record for fastest team to reach the 20-win plateau, thanks to its doubleheader sweep of the University of the Southwest at Walt Driggers Field.
McMurry completed the three-game series sweep of Schreiner University, winning by a 6-3 score.
McMurry swept Schriener in a double header with scores of 15-1 and 6-2.
McMurry women's tennis notched its 10th victory of the season by defeating Sul Ross State University, 9-0.
McMurry men's basketball senior forward Connor Robinson has been named an honorable mention All-American for the National Christian College Athletic Association.
Robyn Remschel and Christian Chavez were both selected to the seventh annual Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) All-Sportsmanship Teams for the 2014-15 season.
GARLAND, Texas - After the first 36 holes of the UT Dallas Spring Classic, McMurry University’s men’s team finds itself in fourth place at the Firewheel Golf Park.
McMurry scored the first 8 runs of their game with HSU and cruised to a 13-4 victory over the Cowboys.
For the second time in three weeks, McMurry University first baseman Cody Howard has been named as the national “Student-Athlete of the Week” by the National Christian College Athletic Association.
ABILENE, Texas - McMurry University used the longball to earn a split in the two-game series versus the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, pounding out a 9-4 victory on Saturday afternoon at Walt Driggers Field. The win improved the War Hawks to 14-4 on the year, while the Cru fell to 7-7.
McMurry University men’s basketball senior forward Connor Robinson has been named first team all-Central Region for the National Christian College Athletic Association.
McMurry got their 10th win in a row as they topped Southwestern Assemblies of God, 12-1.
ORLANDO, Fla. - McMurry University men’s tennis split its pair of matches on Monday, defeating NAIA foe St. Ambrose University, 9-0, in its morning match and dropping an afternoon contest to the No. 38-ranked team in NCAA III, Coe College, 7-2. The day’s work left the War Hawks with an overall record of 6-3.
ORLANDO, Fla. - The McMurry women’s tennis squad won its third-consecutive match - and improved its overall record to 7-1 on the year - with a pair of wins on its spring trip. The War Hawks topped NAIA foe St. Ambrose University (Iowa), 9-0, and NCAA II opponent Winona State, also by a 9-0 score.
The War Hawks won their seventh-consecutive game with an 11-2 win over DeSales University.
McMurry University Athletics has announced that Clif Carroll will not be returning as the school’s men’s basketball head coach.
CEDARVILLE, Ohio - McMurry University crowned two more champions as the 2015 National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) Indoor Track and Field Championships came to a close. Both the War Hawks men's and women's teams placed fifth at the meet.
The University confirms that about 12 employees will be laid off as they implement a restructuring plan to streamline operations at the university.
NORMAN, Okla. - McMurry University’s track and field teams took their last tune-up prior to the NCCAA indoor championships, competing at the Oklahoma Baptist Invitational at the Mosier Indoor Facility.
SHERMAN, Texas - The McMurry University women’s tennis team remained unbeaten, winning its second-consecutive road match to open the season by an 8-1 score over Austin College at the Russell Tennis Center.
The first full day of competition at the 2015 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference yielded numerous personal best efforts for head coach Bev Ball’s McMurry University swimmers.
ESPANOLA, N.M. - McMurry University men’s basketball pushed the No. 1 team in the NAIA national poll - California State University San Marcos - to the brink, before eventually succumbing by an 84-79 score at the Northern New Mexico University Classic.
McMurry University’s men’s basketball team could not overcome a balanced attack at Northern New Mexico University, falling by a score of 90-68.
McMurry University utilized a 16-hit attack and another great pitching performance from Lanny Zier in scoring a 10-1 win over Lynchburg College.
A shaky effort by the McMurry University bullpen let a game slip away versus Christopher Newport University, 5-4.
McMurry University’s swim team split its results versus Austin College, winning the women’s contest, 104-93, and losing the men’s results, 113-103.
ABILENE, Texas - For the second time in 24 hours, McMurry University's baseball team split a doubleheader, this time with Wayland Baptist University.
ABILENE, Texas – Senior right-handed pitcher Lanny Zier tossed a complete-game victory in the nightcap as McMurry University's baseball team split a season-opening doubleheader with Angelo State. The Rams won the opener, 8-4 in extra innings, before the War Hawks won game two, 3-2, at Walt Driggers Field.