- 75 years of MSSU Sports
Several Missouri Southern athletes return as coaches
Four current Missouri Southern head coaches and two assistants also played part of their college careers for the Lions.
Softball team built success on pitching, solid defense
Anyone who questions the caliber of the pitching and defense on Missouri Southern’s 1992 softball national championship team, check the scores.
Runner-up teams had similarities
Missouri Southern’s 1978 and 1991 baseball teams have a common thread.
MSSU, Joplin have shared facilities in times of need
Athletics in Joplin have come full circle during the last 75 years.
Humphrey Award honors top student-athletes at MSSU
There is no doubt that E.O. and Virginia Humphrey thought about others much more than they thought about themselves.
MSSU's sports medicine program started with shoestring budget
Missouri Southern’s sports medicine program has come a long way since it began 35 years ago.
Insomnia marks arrival of draft day for MSSU's Williams
Brandon Williams was hit by a big dose of reality on Tuesday night.
Joplin juco's mascot wasn't an instant hit
Apparently it took some time for the Joplin Junior College mascot’s name to catch on.
Gross, Redden played key roles with coverage
Laurel and Hardy. Abbott and Costello. Wendell and Don. Providing coverage first for Joplin Junior College and later Missouri Southern, Wendell Redden and Don Gross were lumped together. Appropriately, they were inducted together in the first Joplin Sports Hall of Fame class in 2001.
MSSU 75: Voters created county-wide junior college district
For 27 years the Joplin school district also carried the burden of financial support for Joplin Junior College.
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