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Football greets new stadium with Homecoming win

The Kansas Wesleyan University football team opened the Graves Family Sports Complex with a homecoming victory continuing their winning streak. The undefeated Coyotes beat McPherson College 48-7 on Oct. 3 for their fifth victory of the season. “It’s a veteran group now, that are focused and eyes on the prize. We are locked in and ready to go.”- Head Coach Matt Drinkall Kansas Wesleyan set the tone of the ga ...

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Coyotes cross country moves up in the pack

[media-credit id=3 align="aligncenter" width="1024"][/media-credit]Before the start of the season, Kansas Wesleyan's Cross Country men's team were ranked second in conference for the NAIA pre-season polls. Up to this week, they’re still ranked 2 in their conference, under Saint Mary. The Coyotes have only raced in two meets, taking second place in the Baker Maple Leaf Invitational, and taking first place at ...

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Heard from a little Birdie that KWU golf is doing great!

On Monday and Tuesday, the Kansas Wesleyan men’s and women’s golf teams competed at the Salina Municipal Golf Course for the KWU Invitational. Numerous teams from around the Midwest competed in the tournament where Park University took first place on the women’s side and Barton Community College won it on the men’s side. For Kansas Wesleyan, the women took second place with a two-day team score of 689. Palm ...

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Coyotes still on top, Warriors face defeat

With last week's victory over Sterling College, the Coyote’s open the season with a 3-0 record for the first time since 2010. Along with this, feet, they are ranked in the Top 25 for the first time since 2012. The game opened well for the Coyotes, scoring twice in the first quarter. Their first drive was capped off with a 27 yard touchdown pass from Jake Curran to Kelly Cordova midway through the 1st quarte ...

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Flag football changes up the playing field

[media-credit id=3 align="aligncenter" width="1024"][/media-credit]Students at Kansas Wesleyan were given the opportunity to play flag football this week on campus at KWU. With only three teams signing up for flag football, it was only a one day experience. One of the competitors, Patrick Linton had a few words to say about playing: “I really had fun out here and really was glad to just get away from basket ...

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KWU Volleyball Falls to Ottawa

In a heart breaking four-set loss (25,22 - 20,25 – 19,25 – 21,25) the Kansas Wesleyan volleyball team was defeated at home by conference rival Ottawa University September 16, moving to a 2-1 KCAC record. “Our game plan was perfect. We knew everything they were going to do, unfortunately we didn’t prepare for our serve receive well enough, because we didn’t pass well enough tonight off,” Head Coach Mike Aubu ...

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Yotes run fast

It was a chilly morning on September 19 as the Kansas Weleyan Coyotes Cross Country team faced off against Southern Stampede. The meet was hosted by Missouri Southern State University on Saturday in Joplin, Missouri. After all the hard miles the Yotes ran over the summer, it was time to put their skills to the test. The Women's team began their race first. They competed in a 3 mile race with 20 teams in the ...

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Softball Yotes start off 7-0

The Kansas Wesleyan University softball team began its fall season September 17, going 7-0 in the Friends University tournament. Bringing two teams to the tournament, the girls won seven games outscoring their opponents with over 80 runs. “I think we started the year off great! It’s always great to come home with seven wins and definitely shows the type of team we will be this year,” senior outfielder Brook ...

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Lady Yotes 2-0 in conference play

The Kansas Wesleyan volleyball team defeated McPherson College in a four-set victory – 25-13, 25-16, 21-25, 25-13 - in their home opener on September 9. “It feels pretty good to be at home and have this kind of crowd behind us. [KWU] fans have always been great to us and the students here, and the community as well. I mean we love it,” Coach Fred Aubuchon said. “It’s just a great support and we feed off of ...

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Coyotes v. Coyotes in Softball Scrimmage

On Saturday, September 12, the Kansas Wesleyan University Coyotes softball team separated into two teams and played against each other, showing off their skills to a number of fans. During the event, the softball team played a total of 28 innings in two days, practicing game situations for this up coming year. "It is always a great experience," says senior center fielder Brooke Hawkins, "not only is it a go ...

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