(6/24/14)  Here are the Mineral Area College student-athletes that received NJCAA Academic Achievement Awards:

NJCAA Award for Superior Academic Achievement (3.80 - 3.99 GPA):


Kayla Thibodeaux - Volleyball 
Lauren Stamp - Softball 

NJCAA Award for Exemplary Academic Achievement (3.60 - 3.79 GPA):

Bryce Weibrecht - Men's Basketball 
Larra Kubinski - Women's Basketball 
Jordan Savage - Baseball 
Tanner Ward - Baseball 
Meagan Claxton - Softball 
Alina Fields - Softball 
Sonya Hahn - Softball 
Samantha Horrell - Softball 
 

(4/30/14)  MAC Basketball Camp Information.  This year the MAC basketball camp will he held in the Field House on June 16th-20th from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.  The cost is $75 to attend.  For more information call Corey Tate at 573-518-2229.

(3/5/14) Two MAC freshman named to All-Region 16 team.  Anthony Virdure and Chris Craig were named All-Region for the 2013-2014.  Virdure was named to the first team, while Craig was named to the honorable mention squad. 

(3/3/14)  Cardinals season ends in Region 16 Tournament.  The MAC men's basketball team fell to #1 seed State Fair in the semi-finals of the Region 16 Tournament on Friday.  They lost by the score of 71-68.  MAC was up 15 early in the 1st half after a torrid start.  However, State Fair was too much in the 2nd half and the Roadrunner's ended the Cardinals season outscoring them 49-31 the rest of the way.  Mineral Area ends its season at 17-14.

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(2/26/14) MAC advances in Region 16 Tournament with win over Three Rivers.  The men's basketball team defeated Three Rivers last night at the Bob Sechrest Field House by the score of 78-55 in the Region 16 Tournament.  With the win, MAC is now one game away from the Region 16 championship game.  They will take on #1 seed State Fair in the semi-final game at Jefferson College, in Hillsboro, on Friday night at 6:00.  The winner will play for the title Saturday at 7:00 at Jeffco.

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(2/24/14)  Men fall to State Fair in final regular season game.  The Mineral Area men's basketball team lost to the State Fair Road Runners on Saturday night by the score of 90-67.  This loss will force MAC to play in the the play-in game on Tuesday night at home against Three Rivers.  The winner of the #4 vs. #5 matchup will advance to play against State Fair on Friday in Hillsboro, Missouri in the semi-final game.  State Fair went undefeated in Region 16 play this season.

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Region 16 Tournament Schedule

(2/21/14)  Cardinals defeat #12 Southeastern Iowa in home contest.  MAC tallied its most impressive win of the season beating traditional power Southeastern Iowa by 20 last night.  MAC (16-12) won the game 71-51 and is playing its best basketball at the right time of the year.  They play State Fair on Saturday down in Sedalia to close out the regular season.  Then, they will play in the Region 16 Tournament. 

Southeastern came in ranked #12 in the latest NJCAA poll.  The Cardinals have won 6 out of their last 8 games with the two losses coming by less than 5 points. 

 

(2/18/14)  Schedule change for Men's Basketball.  Due to inclement weather in Burlington, Iowa the men's basketball game scheduled for today, February 18th against Southeastern Iowa Community College has been cancelled.  We will now play that game on Thursday, February 20th.  Game time will be at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday.


This week's schedule:


Tuesday, February 18th- MAC women vs. Washington University @ home at 7:00p.m.

Wednesday, February 19th- MAC men vs. St. Louis Community College @ home at 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, February 20th- MAC men vs. Southeastern Iowa @ home at 5:00 p.m.


(2/10/14)  MAC defeats Three Rivers on Homecoming Night.  The MAC Cardinals defeated Three Rivers 90-73 on Saturday night.  Mineral Area gave one of its best efforts of the year, playing hard from start to finish.  The Cardinals forced 15 turnovers in the first half alone, visibly frustrating the Three Rivers Raiders.  MAC is off for a while and will play on February 18th against SE Iowa on February 18th

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(2/6/14)  Cards back in action tonight against Moberly.  Due to the inclement weather, the men's basketball game that was originally scheduled for last night has been moved to tonight at 7:00 pm at the Bob Sechrest Field House.  MAC will take on Three Rivers this weekend as part of our college's annual Homecoming activities. 

 

(1/30/14) MAC gets Region 16 win against West Plains.  The Mineral Area men's basketball team won a key Region game last night over the West Plains Grizzlies by the score of 56-55.  Anthony Virdure lead MAC with 14 points in the low scoring affair.  MAC is now 13-11 and 1-4 in the Region 16.  They are back in action Wednesday, February 5th against Moberly at 7:00 pm at the Bob Sechrest Field House.

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(1/21/14)  Cardinals defeat Washington University JV, fall to Moberly in Region XVI contest. 

The Mineral Area College men’s basketball team visited Moberly on Saturday, January 18th.  The Cards lost the game by the score of 89-74.  MAC then hosted Washington University JV on Monday, January 20th.  The Cardinals won the game 112-69.  The Mineral Area College men’s basketball team now has a record of 11-10 on the season.

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(1/5/14)  Cardinals fall to rival Three Rivers.  The Mineral Area College Cardinals traveled to Port Arthur, Texas to play in the Port Arthur New Year’s Classic on December 30th and 31st.  MAC was defeated by Pensacola CC on Monday by the score of 65-58.  The Cardinals bounced back and beat El Centro College on Tuesday, winning 77-63.  The Cardinals then traveled to play at Eastern Oklahoma on January 2nd.  The Cardinals won the game 82-74.  MAC finished up their week by playing at Three Rivers on January 4th.  The Cards lost the game 74-64.  The Mineral Area College Cardinals now have a record of 10-8 on the season. 

 

(12/9/13)  Rotary Shootout scheduled for this Saturday. 

The MAC Cardinals men’s basketball team will host Kansas City Kansas Community College in the Rotary Shootout.  Game time is scheduled for 8:00 p.m.

 

Rotary Shootout Schedule- Saturday, December 14th  at the Bob Sechrest Field House

 

9:00- West County vs. Central (8th Grade Boys)

10:30- Bismarck vs. Viburnum (Boys)

12:00- Ste. Genevieve vs. St. Vincent (Boys)

1:30- North County vs. Hillsboro (Girls)

3:00- West County vs. Central (Boys)

4:30- Farmington vs. Eureka (Girls)

6:00-MAC vs.  Southeastern Illinois (Women)

(11/18/13) MAC loses both games of Bob Sechrest Classic.  The Mineral Area men's basketball team lost to John A. Logan and Wabash Valley in the annual Bob Sechrest Field Tournament over the weekend.  MAC lost to John A. Logan by the score of 78-69 and lost to Wabsh Valley 90-87.  The Cardinals were lead in both games by Freshman standout Anthony Virdure who scored 20 and 37 for MAC in each contest.

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(11/12/13)  Cardinals fall to SWIC in rematch.  MAC lost the rematch last night in Belleville to Southwestern Illinois College by the score of 88-74.  Mineral Area is now 5-2 on the season and will play this weekend in the annual Bob Sechrest Classic. 

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(11/12/13) Schedule change for Bob Sechrest Classic. Due to a scheduling conflict with John A. Logan, the Bob Sechrest Classic schedule has been flip-flopped for this weekend.  The same teams will be participating, however the schedule of the games have changed.  Here is the new schedule:

Bob Sechrest Field House

Friday, November 15th

5:00 p.m. Three Rivers vs. Wabash Valley
7:00 p.m.  MAC vs. John A. Logan

Saturday, November 16th

5:00 p.m. Three Rivers vs. John A. Logan
7:00 p.m. MAC vs. Wabash Valley

(11/11/13)  Mineral Area goes 2-1 in Lakeland Classic.  The men's basketball team defeated Kennedy King out of Chicago, Illinois and Danville Area before losing to #20 ranked Cincinnatti State in the Finals.  The Cardinals are off to a strong start going 5-1 on the young season.  MAC will play the rematch with SWIC on Tuesday up in Belleville, Illinois.

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(11/5/13)  MAC defeats SWIC in home opener.  The Mineral Area men's basketball team scored a convincing win last night over Southwestern Illinois College out of Belleville.  MAC raced to a 80-56 win capitalizing on a suffocating press and good shooting from the outside.  The Cardinals are 3-0 and will travel to Mattoon, Illinois to play in the Lakeland Classic.  Mineral Area will play against Kennedy King at noon on Friday.

 

(11/3/13)  Cardinals go 2-0 in Three Rivers Tip-Off Classic.  The MAC men's basketball team got the season off to a great start by winning its first two games of the season in the annual Three Rivers Tip-Off Classic.  Mineral Area defeated North Lake, Texas and West Kentucky Community College out of Kentucky on Friday and Saturday.  The Cardinals were lead by Freshman Anthony Virdure (Lutheran North, St. Louis, MO) who scored 21 points in the 91-78 victory over North Lake, Texas on Friday.  On Saturday, Mineral Area was able to get by West Paducah by the score of 96-75. 

Up next for Mineral area is a home match-up with Southwestern Illinois Community College on Tuesday night at 7:00 pm.

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(10/7/13)  Cardinals to open up preseason schedule. The MAC men’s basketball team will participate in the Three Rivers Jamboree on Saturday, October 12th.  The Cards will play Philander Smith at 11:30 a.m. and Evangel at 1:15 p.m.  MAC will then travel to Decatur, IL on Sunday, October 13th as they will play in the Rick Ball Jamboree.

 

(9/4/13) Midnight Madness- (Mark Your Calendar) and Meet the Athletes Night- October 9th. We are just over month away from our Midnight Madness event. This year we will be combining Midnight Madness with Meet the Athletes Night. Come out and meet all of our athletes on Wednesday, October 9th at 5:00 p.m. We will be grilling hot dogs in student parking lot C by the baseball field on the MAC Campus at 5:00 p.m. The community is invited to come out and meet all of our athletes, cheerleaders, and Kirby the Cardinal. After meeting the athletes and tailgating with the Cardinals will can then go into the Bob Sechrest Field House and root on the volleyball team as we play host to East Central College at 6:30 p.m.

(7/16/13) Cardinals signings for the 2013-2014 season.  The defending Region XVI Champions have reloaded this year bringing in 8 new players so far to the roster.  Below is a list of the players that have signed their NJCAA national letter of intent to play for the Cardinals.  Some of these players are back from last year's squad.

Name High School Location College Region Sport Status
Babic, Djordje Lester B. Pearson High School  Burlington, Ontario Mineral Area College 16 Men's Basketball Signed
05-07-2013
Brown, Malik Miller Career Academy  St. Louis, MO Mineral Area College 16 Men's Basketball Signed
05-15-2013
Clark, Keenan University School of Nova Southeastern University  Pembroke Pines, FL Mineral Area College 16 Men's Basketball Signed
05-07-2013
Coleman, Jordan TNT Academy  Lawrencville, GA Mineral Area College 16 Men's Basketball Signed
05-02-2013
Craig, Chris Marshall High School  Maywood, IL Mineral Area College 16 Men's Basketball Signed
05-07-2013
Frazier, Jr., Corey Maplewoods High School  Webster Groves, MO Mineral Area College 16 Men's Basketball Signed
05-15-2013
Johnson, Orlando Martin Van Buren High School  Jamaica Queens, NY Mineral Area College 16 Men's Basketball Signed
05-07-2013
Stokes, Trent Lake Brantley High School  Altamonte Springs, Florida Mineral Area College 16 Men's Basketball Signed
05-31-2013
Tate, Deaires Martin Luther King High School  Flordell Hills, MO Mineral Area College 16 Men's Basketball Signed
06-06-2013
Virdure , Anthony Lutheran North  St. Louis, MO Mineral Area College 16 Men's Basketball Signed
04-24-2013
Watkins, Leon McCluer High School  Florissant, MO Mineral Area College 16 Men's Basketball Signed
05-06-2013
Weibrecht, Bryce Perryville High School  Perryville, MO Mineral Area College 16 Men's Basketball Signed
05-07-2013
West, Brier Soldan International Studies High School  St. Louis, MO Mineral Area College 16 Men's Basketball Signed
05-07-2013
White, Jacob Poplar Bluff High School  Williamsville, MO Mineral Area College 16 Men's Basketball Signed