Missouri S&T Miners

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Missouri S&T Miners
Logo
University Missouri University of Science and Technology
Conference Great Lakes Valley Conference
NCAA Division II
Athletic director Mark Mullin
Location Rolla, MO
Varsity teams 13
Football stadium Allgood-Bailey Stadium
Basketball arena Gale Bullman Multi-Purpose Building
Baseball stadium Missouri S&T Baseball Field
Mascot Joe Miner
Nickname Miners
Fight song "Fight, Miners"[1]
Colors
     Silver       Gold
Website www.minerathletics.com

Missouri S&T Miners (variously S&T or Missouri Miners) refers to the students, graduates, and sports teams of Missouri University of Science and Technology. The nickname "Miner", or a variation of it, is common at mining schools in many states. The teams compete in Division II of NCAA sports. Missouri S&T was a long-time member (since 1935) of the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association (MIAA) until they joined the Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC) in 2005. Missouri S&T's official school colors are silver and gold.[2] Men's teams are referred to as Miners and women's teams the Lady Miners.

Sports[edit]

Baseball[edit]

The baseball team won the GLVC West division title in 2011.[3][4]

Conference Affiliations:

Head Coach: Todd DeGraffenreid
Home Field: Missouri S&T Baseball Field
Uniform Colors: Black and Gold (inception–2007), Green and Gold (2008–present)
MIAA Titles: 1968, 1972
GLVC Titles: 2011 (West)

Basketball[edit]

Men's[edit]

The team made the GLVC tournament in 2010 for the first time since joining the conference.[citation needed]

Head Coach: Jim Glash
Assistant Coach: Marques Baldwin

Conference Championships

MIAA: 1975–76, 1995–96
All-Americans[edit]
Curtis Gibson: 1984–85
Duane Huddleston: 1987–88
Bill Jolly: 1992–93
Michael McClain: 1995–96

Women's[edit]

The team shared the GLVC West division regular season title in 2011. They made the Women's NCAA Division II Midwest Regional as a 6th Seed. This was the second time the team made the National Tournament in four years.[citation needed]

  • Coach: Alan Eads
  • Assistant Coach: Keri DeGraffenreid
  • Conference Championships

Cross country[edit]

Men's[edit]

  • Coach: Sterling Martin
  • Assistant Coach: Brandon Masters
  • Conference Championships
All-Americans[edit]
  • John Mulvaney: 1996–97

Women's[edit]

  • Coach: Sterling Martin
  • Assistant Coach: Brandon Masters

Football[edit]

Conference Affiliations:

Head Coach: Tyler Fenwick
Home field: Allgood-Bailey Stadium
Uniform colors: Black and Gold (Inception–2007), Green and Gold (2008–present)
Logo design: Pickaxe

Conference Championships: 9

  • MIAA: 1941 (Co-Champions), 1947, 1949, 1950, 1956 (Co-Champions), 1977 (Co-Champions), 1980, 1983 (Co-Champions)
  • GLFC: 2008[5]

All-Americans[edit]

Ed Kromka: 1941
Frank Winfield: 1969
Merle Dillow: 1974
Bill Grantham: 1980
Eivind Listerud: 1993
Cole Drussa: 2003–04
Ashton Gronewold: 2005–06
Joe Winters: 2006

Year by Year Record Since 1893[edit]

Year Record
1893 0-1
1980 10–0
1998 0-11
1999 0-11
2000 2-9
2001 0-11
2002 0-11
2003 0-11
2004 3-8
2005 7–4[6]
2006 6–5[7]
2007 4–7[8]
2008 7-4[9]
2009 4-7[10]
2010 3-8[11]

Soccer[edit]

Men's[edit]

  • Coach: Gabe Hall

Women's[edit]

  • Coach: Joe McCauley

Softball[edit]

Affiliations:

Head Coach: Don Kennedy
Assistant Coach: Chad Schatz
Home Field: Missouri S&T Softball Field

Swimming[edit]

  • Coach: Doug Grooms
  • National Finishes: 1998–2013
  • 1998–1999: 7th
  • 1999–2000: 6th
  • 2000–2001: 5th
  • 2001–2002: 5th
  • 2002–2003: 13th
  • 2003–2004: 9th
  • 2004–2005: 6th
  • 2005–2006: 7th
  • 2006–2007: 4th
  • 2007–2008: 2nd
  • 2008–2009: 3rd
  • 2009-2010: 8th
  • 2010-2011: 9th
  • 2011-2012: 24th
  • 2012-2013: 14th
  • Conference Championships: 1998–2013
  • 1998–1999: Mideast Regional Champions
  • 2000–2001: Central States Champions
  • 2006–2007: New South Champions
  • 2007–2008: New South Champions
  • 2008–2009: New South Champions
  • 2009-2010: New South Champions
  • 2010-2011: New South Champions
  • 2011-2012: New South Champions
  • 2012-2013: New South Champions

Track & field[edit]

Men's[edit]

  • Coach: Sterling Martin
  • Assistant Coach: Brandon Masters
  • Conference Championships – Indoor

Women's[edit]

  • Coach: Sterling Martin
  • Assistant Coach: Brandon Masters

Volleyball[edit]

Affiliations:

Great Lakes Valley Conference: 2007–present

Coach: Jason Holt
Assistant Coach: Kelci Wigger
Home Court: Gale Bullman Multi-Purpose Building
Uniform colors: Black and Gold (2007), Green and Gold (2008 - Present)

Conference Championships:

GLVC: 2011 (West)
GLVC: 2012 (West)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Studwell, William E.; Bruce R. Schueneman (1998). College Fight Songs. Haworth Press. p. 29. ISBN 978-0-7890-0665-3. 
  2. ^ "Colors". Missouri University of Science and Technology. Retrieved 17 December 2013. 
  3. ^ Pollock, Bill (May 16, 2011). "Missouri S & T makes first NCAA appearance since '72". Missourinet. Retrieved February 23, 2014. "Missouri S&T won the GLVC West with a 21–7 conference record" 
  4. ^ Careaga, Andrew (May 8, 2011). "Miner baseball clinches GLVC West". Missouri S&T. Retrieved February 23, 2014. "The Missouri S&T Miners baseball team clinched the GLVC West Division crown on Sunday" 
  5. ^ "Miners rout Bearcats to lock up winning season, GLFC title". minersports.mst.edu. MST. November 8, 2008. Retrieved 10 November 2008. 
  6. ^ "Miners picked third in inaugural GLFC poll". minersports.mst.edu. Missouri S&T. July 31, 2006. Retrieved 10 November 2008. 
  7. ^ "Miners turn season finale into record-setting afternoon". minersports.mst.edu. Missouri University of Science and Technology. November 11, 2006. Retrieved 10 November 2008. 
  8. ^ "Miners end season with rout of Panthers". minersports.mst.edu. Missouri S&T. November 10, 2007. Retrieved 10 November 2008. 
  9. ^ "S&T ends Truman hex, takes season finale in double overtime". sports.mst.edu. Missouri S&T. Retrieved 19 March 2011. 
  10. ^ "Miners close 2009 season on winning note at Kentucky Wesleyan". sports.mst.edu. Missouri S&T. Retrieved 19 March 2011. 
  11. ^ "Lincoln stuns Miners in season finale with late touchdown drive". sports.mst.edu. Missouri S&T. Retrieved 19 March 2011. 

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