The Raven Volleyball program and head coach Erin Cooper will be conducting a season prep and tryout ready camp on July 27
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Benedictine College men’s basketball coach Ryan Moody has announced the Ravens’ 2019-20 schedule. This season’s schedule features 17 home games, four NAIA National Tournament teams, and one NCAA Division II opponent.
Atchison residents Giovanni Burk and Heather Ronnebaum are each going into their Sophomore season at Benedictine in their respective sports and are each looking to take a big step forward and improve upon their freshmen years.
Benedictine baseball program is coming off a solid season under first year coach Eric Peterson.
The Benedictine women’s basketball program hosted its inaugural team camp for high school teams to come in and play three games at Ralph Nolan Gymnasium.
Benedictine women’s basketball added three pieces to the fray for a team that was already one of the most deep teams in the Heart conference.
Maur-Hill Mount Academy and Immaculata High School product Zach Schwinn recently made the decision to continue his athletic career at Benedictine College playing both basketball and baseball.
Benedictine men’s basketball continued to build its talent this off-season with five new additions to a program coming off one its most successful seasons in history.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Benedictine College has claimed the first-ever Heart of America Athletic Conference Commissioner’s Cup after their overall performance through three sports season during 2018-19. The award will be formally presented at the Heart Conference Summit on July 29th.
The Benedictine basketball program conducted two of its summer camps this previous week with the Future Ravens Camp and the Summer High School Team Camp.
Maur Hill-Mount Academy standout and former Immaculata player Zach Schwinn announced he will be continuing not only his basketball playing career, but his baseball career as well, at Benedictine College.
The Benedictine women’s’ Lacrosse team just didn’t have quite enough to cap its historic season off with a win Saturday in the 2019 NAIA National Invitational Championship.
The Benedictine women’s lacrosse team will be competing in the NAIA National Invitational Championship for the first time in the program’s four year history Saturday at 6:30 p.m. in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The first-ever appearance in the NAIA Lacrosse National Invitational for the Raven Men’s Lacrosse team ended in the Quarterfinals on Wednesday night as No. 4 the University of the Cumberlands (Ky.) pulled away from No. 5 Benedictine for a 17-10 win.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – With the conclusion of the 2019 Heart Baseball Championship Series on Monday, the All-Heart Baseball team was announced on Tuesday.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The trio of Alex Burris, Blair Shanks, and Molly Chevalier earned all-conference honors over the weekend with the conclusion of the 2019 Heart Softball Championship Series.
OZARK, Mo. – The Raven Baseball season came to an end in the early hours of the morning on Sunday as Benedictine dropped their consolation bracket game to Central Methodist University, 5-4.
The Benedictine men’s lacrosse team has been on a tear since the beginning of April.
CEDAR RAPIDS – With the final two teams decided on Monday, the 2019 Heart Softball Championship Series will get underway on Wednesday on the campus of Mount Mercy University.
OZARK, Mo. – The Heart Baseball Championship Series returns to the US Baseball Park for the third year as the action gets underway on Wednesday afternoon in two play-in games.
LEAVENWORTH – For the second straight season and third time in four years, the No. 2-ranked Raven Women’s Lacrosse team has earned the KCAC’s automatic berth in the the NAIA National Invitational by winning the KCAC Championship Game.
LEAVENWORTH – For the first time in program history, the Raven Men’s Lacrosse team earned an automatic berth in the NAIA Lacrosse National Invitational Tournament.
LEAVENWORTH — The (RV) Raven Men’s Lacrosse team will play for their first KCAC Championship title on Saturday after they earned a 15-8 win over (7) Columbia College in Thursday’s KCAC Championship semifinals at Charles J. Berkel Memorial Stadium on the campus of the University of St. Mary.
LEAVENWORTH — The No. 2-ranked and top-seeded Raven Women’s Lacrosse team ran their KCAC winning streak to 16 games on Thursday as they earned a 22-5 win over Missouri Valley College in the semifinals fo the 2019 KCAC Lacrosse Championship at Charles J. Berkel Memorial Stadium on the Univers…
Benedictine College Softball fell in a home double header against the Grandview University Vikings Thursday evening.
LEAVENWORTH – The Raven Men’s Lacrosse team wrapped up their regular season on Saturday with a trip to the University of St. Mary. The Ravens not only walked off the field with a 12-11 win over the Spires, they walked off with a share of the program’s first-ever KCAC Championship.
Benedictine baseball ended its regular season home schedule Tuesday with a walk-off hit from senior Logan Finley to beat Friends University 4-3 in the tenth inning and improve the club’s home winning streak to ten.
Benedictine baseball had a productive day at the plate earning a sweep in a cross-divisional matchup with Peru State Thursday at Laughlin Field.
COLUMBIA, Mo. – For the second time on the week, the (RV) Men’s Lacrosse team picked up a win over a NAIA-ranked opponent.
Defense won the day during the Benedictine football spring game with a final score of 12-10.
The Raven Softball team hosted the return doubleheader against Heart South opponent (17) Baker University on Saturday at the BC Softball Field.
Benedictine baseball earned a 3-0 weekend sweep of Evangel on Saturday thanks to two victories off the back of standout pitching.
Benedictine baseball got a much needed win over Evangel Friday at Laughlin Field after dropping its last five out of six games.
The Raven Men’s Lacrosse team picked up their first upset over a NAIA-ranked opponent on Wednesday as they beat No. 4 Missouri Valley College 20-11 at the BC Athletic Complex.
Benedictine softball earned a crucial conference sweep over Central Methodist University in a home double header Tuesday night.
The No. 2 Benedictine women’s Lacrosse team dominated another conference opponent in St. Ambrose for a 24-1 win Saturday at the BC Soccer Complex.
The No. 7 Benedictine lacrosse rebounded after a road loss to Ottawa by handily defeating St. Ambrose University 14-5 on senior day Saturday at the BC Soccer Complex.
The road to the fourth straight KCAC title for No. 2 Benedictine women’s lacrosse has been predictability met with little resistance.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – On Monday, the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) officially announced that Raven Men’s Basketball Coach Ryan Moody was named as the recipient of the 2019 NABC NAIA Division I Coach of the Year Award presented by Wilson.
OTTAWA – The (2) Raven Women’s Lacrosse team continued to dominate KCAC play on Saturday as they took on (RV) Ottawa University.
Benedictine softball used successful at-bats early on against Missouri Valley to gain its fourth home sweep of the season Monday at the BC Softball Field.
OTTAWA – The No. 7-ranked Raven Men’s Lacrosse team hit the road on Thursday night for their first road KCAC game of the year as they took on Ottawa University.
MARSHALL, Mo. – The (RV) Raven Baseball team continued divisional play on Friday and Saturday with a three-game series on the road against Missouri Valley College.
Benedictine softball rebounded from one its worst outings on the season with a 2-0 sweep of Evangel Tuesday at the BC Softball Field.
A historic season by Benedictine came to an end in a truly remarkable fashion in an 83-79 double overtime loss to Pikeville on Friday night at Municipal Auditorium in the quarterfinals of the NAIA Basketball Championship.
ACCHS senior MaKea Forbes finished off her season undefeated at 15-0 with a win by fall in 1:06 over Harley Kuntz at the KWCA Senior Classic Battle of the Best.
Kansas City, Mo. — Sophomore Jaiden Bristol was unstoppable in the second half Thursday night at Municipal Auditorium.
Benedictine softball finally took the field for the first time at home this season sweeping MidAmerica Nazarene 5-4 in the first game and 7-2 in the second in its first Heart of America conference series Tuesday at BC Softball Field.
Benedictine baseball split with MidAmerica Nazarene Saturday at Laughlin Field to claim a 2-1 weekend series win.
Benedictine baseball has gotten off to a hot start this season with the help of an explosive lineup that has been lighting up opposing pitchers.