Nevada Griffons prepare for new season, to start May 30
Nevada Griffons volunteers are preparing for a 2013 regular-season schedule that starts May 30, with a game against the Midwest Nationals. The Griffons -- with head coach Ryan Mansfield back for a sixth season -- are scheduled to start MINK League play at St. Joseph, on June 1, before hosting the Mustangs in a fan appreciation game June 2. After three games at Chillicothe, June 4-6 and a game at Ozark, June 8, the Griffons are to host Omaha in a Church Day doubleheader June 9...
Cottey basketball signs new talent
Cottey College athletic director and head basketball coach Dave Ketterman has added a pair of new names to his roster for the 2013-14 season. Machela VanGennip is a 5-foot, 7-inch guard from Delta High School in Delta, Mo. The daughter of Chris and Tabitha VanGennip, Machela was a four-time All-District, All-Conference and All-Region selection...
Comets volleyball builds on strong core
By Floyd Jernigan Nevada Daily Mail Cottey College volleyball coach Marla Kannady Foreman will add at least five incoming freshmen to a handful of returning players, even as she sees a solid group of sophomores depart for new schools. Several Cottey sophomore players were awarded Region XVI first- and second-team honors, all of whom are graduating this spring...