May 17, 2021 at 10:45am

Big Blue crowned CCIW Tournament Champions

The Millikin University Big Blue softball team earned the title of College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin (CCIW) Tournament Champions in an 8-0 victory over the Illinois Wesleyan Titans on May 15. With the win, Millikin softball earned its first NCAA Tournament berth since 1990.

May 3, 2021 at 3:15pm

Big Blue earns second title under head coaching duo of Whitney Sowers and Katie Tenboer

Millikin University earned its sixth College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin (CCIW) softball title following a two-game sweep of Elmhurst on May 1 at Workman Family Softball Field.

The Big Blue closed out the regular season with a 24-8 record in conference play (27-11 overall) after 10-2 and 14-2 victories over the Bluejays. Millikin won nine of its last 11 games.

April 30, 2021 at 3:45pm

Women in Athletics

Creating opportunities to celebrate 50 years of women’s athletics at Millikin University has not been easy.

April 30, 2021 at 3:30pm

There’s no doubt that in the past year, COVID-19 has impacted every part of Millikin students’ lives.

From canceled events to virtual learning, no part of the college experience has remained unaffected.

Millikin University student-athletes have become familiar with the struggles of practicing and competing through a pandemic all too well.

March 15, 2021 at 11:45am

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.

March 10, 2021 at 11:30am

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.