VALLEY CITY STATE UNIVERSITY NEWS



[Track & Field] T&F: Five Vikings earn NAIA Scholar-Athlete honor
The NAIA National Office announced last week that five Valley City State University track and field athletes have been named Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes.


[Track & Field] T&F: VCSU's Odegard places 7th at NAIA Nationals
GULF SHORES, Ala. – Valley City State University freshman Kyle Odegard set a new school record and earned All-American honors in the men's javelin Thursday at the NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championships.


[Women's Golf] Gress and Smith named NAIA Scholar-Athletes
Two Valley City State University women's golfers have been named Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes, the NAIA national office announced Thursday.


[All Sports] Bass receives NSAA Faculty Athletics Representative award
Dave Bass, assistant professor in the VCSU School of Education and Graduate Studies, has been named the 2018 North Star Athletic Association Faculty Athletics Representative of the Year, the conference announced Wednesday at its annual honors luncheon.


[Track & Field] Johnson places 7th in triple jump at national meet
GULF SHORES, Ala. – Valley City State senior Megan Johnson picked up her first All-American honors Friday night at the NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championships.


[Track & Field] McKrill, Huber place Top 20 in discus at nationals
GULF SHORES, Ala. – Valley City State throwers Sayge McKrill and Mackenzie Huber battled lightning delays and heavy rain Saturday afternoon as they competed in the women's discus at the NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championships.


[All Sports] Six Vikings named NSAA Champions of Character
Six Valley City State University student-athletes have been named North Star Athletic Association Champions of Character recipients for the spring sports season.


[Track & Field] T&F: Five Vikings competing at NAIA Championships
VALLEY CITY – Five Valley City State University student-athletes will be competing at the NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championships this week in Gulf Shores, Ala.


[All Sports] Viking Scramble set for Saturday, June 9
The annual Viking Scramble Golf Tournament is set to be played June 9 in Valley City.


[Golf] Men's Golf: Three Vikings named NAIA Scholar-Athletes
Three Valley City State University men's golfers have been named Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes, the NAIA national office announced Thursday.


[Men's Track & Field] Men's T&F: Vikings in 2nd after Day 1 of NSAA Championships
MADISON, S.D. – Kyle Odegard won the NSAA men's javelin title on Thursday as the VCSU men's track and field team had a strong showing on Day 1 of the North Star Athletic Association Outdoor Track & Field Championships.


[Women's Track & Field] Women's T&F: Johnson wins triple jump at NSAA Championships
MADISON, S.D. – Megan Johnson won the NSAA women's triple jump title on Thursday and the VCSU women's track and field team had three All-Conference performances on Day 1 of the North Star Athletic Association Outdoor Track & Field Championships.


[Men's Track & Field] T&F: Viking Men place 3rd at NSAA Championships
MADISON, S.D. – Valley City State's men took third place at the NSAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships, totaling 11 All Conference performances and one individual champion during the two-day meet in Madison, S.D.


[Women's Track & Field] Women's T&F: Vikings win four titles; place 3rd as a team
MADISON, S.D. – The Valley City State University women's track and field team took home four individual conference titles and placed third as a team Friday at the North Star Athletic Association Outdoor Track & Field Championships.


[Track & Field] Viking Track & Field opens NSAA Championships on Thursday
The Valley City State University track and field team hits the road to Madison, S.D., this week for the North Star Athletic Association Outdoor Track & Field Championships.


[Softball] Softball: Vikings eliminated by Dickinson at NSAA Championships
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Dickinson State scored the final six runs Saturday night as the Blue Hawks rallied for a 10-9 victory over Valley City State University, eliminating the Vikings from the NSAA Softball Championships.


[Baseball] Baseball: Vikings win on walk-off; fall to Jamestown
JAMESTOWN, N.D. – The Valley City State University baseball season came to an end during a wild second day of the NSAA Baseball Championships in Jamestown.


[Track & Field] T&F: McKrill breaks discus record and qualifies for nationals
FARGO, N.D. ? Sayge McKrill qualified for nationals and set a new school record in the women's discus Friday as the VCSU track and field throwers competed at the NDSU Tune-Up Meet in Fargo.


[Softball] Viking Softball ranked for first time in program history; not selected for national ...
The Valley City State University softball team did not receive an at-large bid to the NAIA National Tournament on Tuesday, officially ending the season with a 39-12 overall record.


[Baseball] Baseball: Vikings face Bellevue in NSAA Tournament
The Viking baseball team is the No. 7 seed for the upcoming NSAA Baseball Championships, which will be played May 4-7 in Jamestown and Valley City.


[Baseball] VCSU's Wehseler named 2nd Team All Conference
Valley City State University junior Grant Wehseler was named to the NSAA Baseball All Conference 2nd Team on Thursday night at the North Star Baseball Honors Banquet in Jamestown.


[Softball] Softball: Vikings go 1-1 on Day 1 of NSAA Tournament
The Valley City State softball team has a long road back to the NSAA Tournament Championship, but took a step in the right direction Friday afternoon in Aberdeen, S.D.


[Baseball] Baseball: Vikings fall to Bellevue in extra innings
JAMESTOWN, N.D.-- Twice the Bellevue University baseball team used home runs to come from behind to defeat Valley City State University 8-6 in 11 innings on Friday afternoon in the first game of the 2018North Star Athletic AssociationBaseball Tournament at the University of Jamestown's Jack Brown Stadium.


[Softball] Nine Vikings named to NSAA Softball All Conference Team
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Nine Vikings were named to the North Star Athletic Association Softball All Conference Teams on Friday at the 2018 Softball Honors Banquet held in conjunction with the NSAA Tournament.


[Track & Field] Track & Field: Odegard wins javelin for 3rd time this season
MOORHEAD, Minn. – VCSU freshman Kyle Odegard took first place in men's javelin and the Valley City State University track and field teams placed fifth overall during the Ron Masanz Classic on Saturday in Moorhead.