Logan Hagerbaumer and Peter McCusker earn NWCA All-American honors
Millikin University senior wrestler Bradan Birt became a national champion after winning the 165-pound weight class at the National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) Division III Coaches Association National Championships in Coralville, Iowa, on March 12-13. No team points were awarded or team standings kept at the event.
Big Blue captures first CCIW Tournament Championship since 2005
The Millikin University women's basketball team won the 2021 College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW) Women's Basketball Tournament Championship defeating Illinois Wesleyan 72-59 on March 9 at the Griswold Center in Decatur, Ill. It was the first CCIW Tournament Championship for Millikin since 2005.
Pitching and hitting devices enhance practices to improve performance
"My success doesn't just come from myself; it comes from my teammates."
The Millikin University Women's basketball team is off to a 7-3 start this season and a major contributor to the Big Blue's success has been the play of freshman Elyce Knudsen of Philo, Ill.
Big Blue sets CCIW Team Points Record
The Millikin University wrestling team won its second straight College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW) Wrestling Championship on Feb. 13 at the Carver Center in Rock Island, Ill.
Millikin had four individual champions and had five other wrestlers earn All-Conference honors including four second place finishers. Millikin scored 153.5 team points followed by North Central at 146.5 and Augustana at 100.5 points.
Millikin student-athlete makes waves beyond the pool
"I think we are all so excited to finally get out there."
Millikin University sophomore Jarius Ingram has quite the busy schedule with his academics and as a member of the Big Blue men's basketball team.
A Millikin Presidential Scholar from Decatur, Ill., the biology major has found the move to online classes helpful in balancing his schedule especially with the upcoming 2021 basketball season.
Chris Kimura named Head Men's Volleyball Coach for Big Blue
Millikin women's basketball prepping for 2021 season
Millikin University women's basketball is coming off its best season in 10 years after finishing 16-10 overall with a fourth place finish in the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW) at 9-7 in 2019-20.