Valpo Athletics was well represented as the Missouri Valley Conference released its academic honors for the 2020-21 academic year on Wednesday.
Valpo Athletics announced today that it will hold a Rummage Sale of new and used athletic gear the week of July 12 in the racquetball courts of the Athletics-Recreation Center, which will be open to the general public July 15 and 16. The sale will include jerseys, shorts, pants, sweatshirts, t-shirts, jackets, blankets and other miscellaneous items.
The Valparaiso University Department of Athletics sustained its academic excellence this semester as 243 student-athletes achieved grade point averages of 3.0 or above.
Six individuals have been inducted into the Valpo Athletics Hall of Fame as the Class of 2021. Frank “Moose” Goheen, Kenneth Olson ’33, Al Holmes ’55, Mike Urio ’65, Curt Peil ’73 and Marlous Nieuwveen ’02 comprise the 24th class in Hall of Fame history.
The Valparaiso University Department of Athletics kicked off its virtual academic honors banquet on Wednesday by recognizing 119 student-athletes with Presidential Academic Honors.
Valparaiso University Director of Athletics Mark LaBarbera and Executive Associate Athletic Director Sarah Pruess have announced the hiring of Brian Welch as the department’s Assistant Director of Athletics for Academic Support & Student Services.
As of March 24, here are the current COVID-19 spectator policies for Valpo Athletics home events.
Valparaiso University has reached an agreement with the Mid-American Conference (MAC) to become an affiliate conference member in men’s swimming, beginning with the 2021-22 academic year.
Valparaiso University’s Student-Athlete Allies group will host a Zoom panel on “Amplifying People of Color” on Thursday, Feb. 4 at 8 p.m. CT to discuss the experiences of people of color throughout their time on campus. The purpose of this event is to spread awareness of the injustices that occur and ultimately work to find ways we can uplift and amplify people of color in our community.