August 23, 2016
Wednesday, Aug. 24 | 5-7 p.m. | Nemzek Hall
Join Dragon Athletics for the opening season social on Wednesday, August 24 from 5-7 p.m. at Nemzek Hall.
Watch our Fall Sport Teams as they scrimmage from 5-6 p.m., then meet the Dragon coaches and Vice President for University Advancement Gary Haugo at 6:10 p.m. Refreshments will be served under the Dragon Tent located outside on the east side of Nemzek Hall. Read the rest of this entry →
August 22, 2016
Please join us in welcoming the following new employees to Minnesota State University Moorhead. Make sure to stop by their departments to say hello and let them know tt’s a GREAT day to be a Dragon! Read the rest of this entry →
August 22, 2016
Friday, Sept. 9 | Moorview Soccer Complex Read the rest of this entry →
August 18, 2016
Sunday, Sept. 11 | 12:15 p.m. | Nemzek Soccer Field Read the rest of this entry →
August 11, 2016
Kari Peterson, Intramural and Club Sports Director, has been selected for induction into the Augustana Athletics Hall of Fame on Friday, Oct. 14. She played volleyball for the Vikings and was named the American Volleyball Coaches’ Association National Player of the Year in 2000. Read the rest of this entry →
August 09, 2016
The National Association of Collegiate Marketing Administrators (NACMA) has honored the MSUM Dragon Athletics GO! TEAM with three “Best of Awards” for 2015-16.
MSUM began submitting entries for the awards in 2014 and won three awards in the last two years. This year doubles that total. Below is a full list of NACMA ‘Best of Awards’ for MSUM. Read the rest of this entry →
July 28, 2016
At MSUM, we like to have a good time. The lighthearted nature of our Dragon family and community was showcased in MSUM’s Running Man Challenge video, coordinated and filmed by Athletics.
Challenged by Winona State University, MSUM put on quite a show, taking the internet challenge to a new level. See WDAY’s coverage of the video.
You can watch the whole video and see many familiar faces by visiting MSUM’s YouTube channel.
July 11, 2016
Tuesday, July 12 | Moorhead Country Club Read the rest of this entry →
July 08, 2016
Please join us in welcoming the following new employees to Minnesota State University Moorhead! Make sure to stop by their departments to say hello and let them know it’s a GREAT day to be a Dragon!
June 15, 2016
- Christie Chappell – Head Soccer Coach/Instructor, Athletics
June 20, 2016
- Erika Traphagen – Adjunct, Educational Leadership
July 1, 2016
- Julie Zaloudek – Dean of Online and Extended Learning, Online/Distance Education
July 5, 2016
- Karrie Boser – Adjunct, Educational Leadership
July 07, 2016
Friday, July 29 | Moorhead Country Club Read the rest of this entry →
July 06, 2016
Special Olympics needs help with scorekeeping their annual bocce ball tournament at Romkey Park on the morning of July 12. The event begins at 9:30 a.m. and runs through about 2:30 p.m., but you do not need to attend the whole event. If you’re available and willing to help, you’ll get a free t-shirt and lunch provided. Read the rest of this entry →
June 17, 2016
MSUM head basketball coaches Karla Nelson and Chad Walthall will be serving as “Celebrity Golfers” during the afternoon round of today’s United Way Women’s Leadership Golf Scramble at Osgood Golf Course.
Nelson will be at hole No. 2, and Walthall at hole No. 7. They will be doing “Donations for a Drive.” All donations made today will go toward United Way’s work to prepare children to succeed.
Proceeds will help United Way put more books in the hands of more children, ensure students in need have the school supplies to feel confident and prepared on their first day of school, and support local efforts to improve access to child care. Read the rest of this entry →
June 14, 2016
It’s your last chance to sign up for the Intramural Bag Toss League. Email firstname.lastname@example.org by 4 p.m. today if you would like to join the league!
Student League: Tuesdays at 4:45 p.m. Nemzek
Staff League: Wednesdays at 4:45 p.m. Nemzek
June 06, 2016
Monday, June 6 | Moorhead Country Club
It’s time to register for the 37th Annual Dragon Open Golf Tournament! The tournament is scheduled on Monday, June 6 at the Moorhead Country Club.
- This is a Co-Ed Tournament and all skill levels are welcome to participate!
- Win a Car from Valley Imports at the Hole-In-One Contest!
- Cost is $100 per golfer or consider a hole sponsor opportunity!
- Register Today at Dragon Open Golf Tournament
Other golf tournaments scheduled this summer are:
- Dragon Women’s Golf Scramble – Tuesday, July 12 at the Moorhead Country Club
- The Ross Fortier Classic – Friday, August 12 at the Detroit Lakes Country Club
Please contact the Athletic Department at 218-477-5824 with questions or e-mail Gloria Riopelle at email@example.com.
June 06, 2016
Faculty, staff, and students: sign up for the Intramural Bag Toss League by June 10! League will be played once per week at Nemzek. Sign up as a team or as a Free Agent at www.imleagues.com/mnstate. Additional information provided on IMLeagues.
May 13, 2016
By Eric Peterson, The Forum
MOORHEAD—Tomi Thompson was at a Minnesota Vikings-Green Bay Packers game a few years ago when she decided what she wanted to do for a career.
During one of the media timeouts at the Metrodome, the wife of a military member was recognized for her husband serving overseas. The wife was then surprised by her spouse who had returned home. The couple hugged in an emotional scene.
“I would say that was the moment,” said Thompson, a 2010 Barnesville (Minn.) High School graduate. “The reason that I love working in sports is that you’re able to connect with such a diverse network of people.” Read the rest of this entry →
April 28, 2016
Last Saturday, April 23, 2016, the university’s largest, annual fundraising event for need-based, merit, academic and athletic scholarships was held and saw a record-breaking 343 in attendance. The event raised over $167,000. Read the rest of this entry →
April 20, 2016
Originally published on WDAY and written by Catherine Ross.
Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) – Past, present and future Dragons are celebrating athletics.
This Saturday, the MSUM Athletic Department is hosting its 11th annual Red and White Celebration.
Student athletes will teach a soccer clinic and invite fans to watch softball and football games.
Kids can hit the track for Scorch’s Fun Run and former athletes can return the fields and courts for alumni games. Read the rest of this entry →
April 15, 2016
Join the Dragon Fire Booster Club Today & Support our Student-Athletes!
Benefits of becoming a Dragon Fire member include season tickets to home athletic events, invitations to Dragon Athletic special events and discounts at the MSUM Bookstore.
MSUM Faculty and Staff can join through payroll deduction by downloading the membership brochure here and mailing it to: Dragon Athletics, 1104 7th Avenue South, Moorhead, MN 56563, Attn: Dragon Fire. Read the rest of this entry →