Five Valparaiso University Athletics Programs Earn NCAA Recognition

Five athletic programs from Valparaiso University have received the NCAA Public Recognition Award for outstanding academic performance.


Madelyn Nelson Joins Valpo Women’s Golf Program

Valparaiso University women’s golf coach Jon Haas has announced the addition of incoming freshman Madelyn Nelson for the 2018-2019 season.


McCreary Receives State Farm MVC Good Neighbor Award

Missouri Valley Conference Commissioner Doug Elgin has named 10 student-athletes State Farm MVC Good Neighbor Award recipients for the 2018 spring season. Valparaiso University women’s golf junior Madison McCreary (Batesville, Ind. / Batesville) was among those honored as the conference announced the winners on Thursday.


Women’s Golf Concludes Season with Another Strong Round at MVC Championship

The Valparaiso University women’s golf team ended its first Missouri Valley Conference Championship on a high note, setting a season best for team score for the third consecutive day on Tuesday at Sand Creek Station Golf Course in Newton, Kan. In the process, Valpo posted a 54-hole team score that ranks in the Top 5 in program history.


Women’s Golf Sets Season Best for Second Straight Day

The Valparaiso University women’s golf team took another step in the right direction on the second day of competition in the Missouri Valley Conference Championship at Sand Creek Station Golf Course in Newton, Kan. on Monday. Four of the team’s five individuals improved or matched their scores from Round 1 to Round 2, helping the Crusaders establish an 18-hole season low for the second straight day.


Krueger Tied for First After Round 1 of MVC Championship

The Valparaiso University women’s golf team made a statement in their first ever Missouri Valley Conference Championship round on Sunday at Sand Creek Station Golf Course in Newton, Kan. Sophomore Kayla Krueger (Spring Lake, Mich. / Spring Lake) is tied for medalist honors through 18 holes after posting a 75 despite competing in unfavorable weather conditions.


Crusaders Compete in Final Tournament Before MVC Championship

The Valparaiso University women’s golf team completed one final tune-up prior to the Missouri Valley Conference Championship, golfing all 36 holes of the Saluki Invitational at Hickory Ridge in Carbondale, Ill. on Sunday. The event was initially scheduled to span Sunday and Monday, but the weather caused the teams to compress the tournament into a one-day format. Valpo finished in eighth of 14 in the team standings while battling unfavorable course and weather conditions.


Schier Achieves Personal Best on Tuesday

Valparaiso University women’s golfer Shelby Schier enjoyed the best score of her young Crusader career on Tuesday at the Benbow Invitational in Jacksonville, Fla. Golfing as an individual, the Valpo freshman turned in a 79 in the second and final round of the event.


Krueger Equals Career Best on First Day in Jacksonville

The Valparaiso University women’s golf team began the Benbow Invitational on Monday, an event hosted by Butler University at Blue Sky Golf Club in Jacksonville, Fla. The first of two rounds took place on the first day of competition, with the Crusaders posting a team score of 336.