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Ryan Nourse named UMW Athletic Director

University of Montana Western head football coach Ryan Nourse will become the new UMW athletic director effective July 1, 2013.

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UMW rodeo finishes regular season in second place

The University of Montana Western men’s and women’s rodeo teams traveled to Missoula, Mont. for the University of Montana rodeo on Friday, May 10 through Saturday, May 12 for the final rodeo of the regular season.

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UMW volleyball signs Missoula star Jami Flink

University of Montana Western head coach Lisa Griffiths announced another recruit for the 2013 volleyball season: Jami Flink of Missoula, Mont. signed a Frontier Conference/NAIA Letter of Intent and will compete with the Bulldogs in the fall.

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Rodeo team stays tough in Great Falls

The University of Montana Western men’s and women’s rodeo teams traveled to Great Falls, Mont. for the University of Great Falls Rodeo on Thursday, May 2 through Saturday, May 4.

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UMW rodeo competes in Glendive, Mont.

The University of Montana Western men’s and women’s rodeo teams traveled to Glendive, Mont. on Friday, April 26 through April 28. The men came away with a second-place finish (590 points) behind Montana State University (785 points) while the women took home gold with 335 points. The win also propelled the women’s team into first place in the Big Sky Region standings.

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UMW equestrians competes in national semifinals

On March 23 and 24, the individual qualifying members of the University of Montana Western equestrian team traveled to Morehead State University in Morehead, Ky. to compete in the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Semifinals.

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UMW rodeo kicks off spring season

The University of Montana Western men’s and women’s rodeo teams will start their spring season on Thursday, April 4 through Sunday, April 7 in Bozeman, Mont.

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Rodeo team successful in Bozeman

The University of Montana Western men’s and women’s rodeo teams traveled to Bozeman, Mont. for the start of their spring season. Two consecutive rodeos were held on Thursday, April 4 through Saturday the 6th and another on Sunday, April 7.

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Five Bulldogs on academic all-conference team

Frontier Conference commissioner Kent Paulson released the 2012-13 Academic All-Conference Men’s Basketball team on Saturday, March 23. Westminster College led the conference with 11 players selected followed by Montana Western, Montana Tech and the University of Great Falls with five apiece.

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Owsley selected NAIA Second Team All-American

University of Montana Western men’s basketball standout Jake Oswley helped lead his team to a 24-10 record and the team’s best finish in school history with an appearance in the Elite Eight at the 2013 National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) national tournament. Since returning home, the junior was honored as an NAIA Second Team All-America pick.

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