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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced the 2012-13 Division I Women's Basketball All-America teams on Wednesday, March 20. Players were selected by the NAIA Women's Basketball Coaches' Association All-America Committee with Montana Western’s women’s basketball player Sammi Bignell receiving recognition.
The University of Montana Western men’s basketball season came to an end on Saturday, March 16 at the hands of sixth-ranked Southwestern Assemblies of God University (SAGU) out of Waxahachie, Texas.
The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced that 124 Division I women's basketball student-athletes were named 2012-13 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes. The list included three of Montana Western’s women’s basketball players, Sammi Bignell, Brittney Leibenguth and Kassi Kerbs. Montana Western men’s basketball player Tyler Miller also made the list.
The University of Montana Western men’s basketball team will advance to the NAIA Elite Eight for the first time in school history after taking out the third-ranked Lee University Flames (Cleveland, Tenn.).