Midland University Athletics

Midland University Athletics

At Midland University we believe sports help students learn lasting life lessons and build rich character. With 27 varsity sports, Midland is home to the largest athletic department in Nebraska. We value our athletic teams so much that we have dedicated an entire website to our Warrior teams and student-athletes.  Check out MidlandAthletics.com for score updates, features, schedules and all of the latest in Warrior Athletics. Click the sport you’re interested in below to learn more about how you can be a Midland University Warrior.

Baseball

Midland University Baseball has been one of the premier teams in the GPAC over the past few years. The Warriors won the 2014 GPAC Postseason Championship and most recently, the 2016 Regular Season Championship. Last season Midland appeared in the GPAC Postseason Championship Game for the fourth straight year. The Warriors also reached the NAIA National Championship Opening Round for the third time in four years in 2016.

Head Baseball Coach Chad Miller

Coed Cheerleading

Midland University Cheer is the three-time reigning GPAC Champions. The Warrior cheer team has also won the NAIA North Qualifying Competition three years in a row. Midland is one of just two colleges in Nebraska that offers collegiate stunt cheer, and the only university that gives out substantial men's and women's cheerleading scholarships.

Head Cheer Coach Alex Riggs

Coed Dance

Midland University Dance is a three-time NDA National Champion, having won two of those titles during the 2015 season in NAIA Small Dance Division and Divison III Hip-Hop. The Warrior Wildfire dance team is also the three-time reigning GPAC dance champions. Midland University offers significant men's and women's dance scholarship opportunities for student-athletes who want to experience competitive collegiate dance.

Head Dance Coach Trish Ryan

Football

Midland University Football is committed to excellence both on and off the field. The Warrior football team has had 25 All-GPAC selections and 13 NAIA-Daktronics Scholar-Athletes named over the past two seasons.

Head Football Coach Jeff Jamrog

Men's Basketball

Midland University Menís Basketball has established itself on the national scene over the past few years. The Warriors are a staple in the NAIA Top 25 Coachesí Poll and have appeared in the NAIA DII National Championship Tournament in three of the last four seasons. Midland won the 2014-15 GPAC Postseason Championship, one year removed from finishing as the NAIA DII National Runner-Up in 2013-14.

Head Men's Basketball Coach Oliver Drake

Men's Bowling

Midland University Men's Bowling was added in 2010 and has quickly become a powerhouse at the national level. The Warriors have reached the all-encompassing United States Bowling Congress (USBC) Intercollegiate Team Championships every year since the program's inception. Men's and Women's Bowling are currently classified as "Emerging Sports" at the NAIA national level.

Head Men's Bowling Assistant Coach Chris Uffman

Men's Cross Country

Midland University Men's Cross Country has been a part of our school for more than 50 years. Runners at Midland travel the country to take on the region's top courses. We have plenty of men's cross country scholarships available for student-athletes who love to run.

Head Men's Cross Country Coach Erich Whitemore

Men's Golf

Midland University Men's Golf is a rising force within the GPAC Conference. The Warriors are always amongst the top teams in the GPAC. Our student-athletes travel to compete at the region's top courses, and there are significant men's golf scholarships at Midland.

Head Men's Golf Coach Nick Swaney

Men's Ice Hockey

Midland University Men's Ice Hockey began in 2014-15. After a 10-win inaguraul season, the Warriors burst onto the national scene in year two. Midland defeated a number of the ACHA's Top 25 teams, including the #1-ranked team in the country in 2015-16, and was ranked within the Top 25 as well for the first time in program history. The Warriors play to capacitate crowds of Midland Fans for every game.

Head Men's Hockey Coach Jason Cirone

Men's Shotgun Sports

Midland University Men's Shotgun Sports was added at Midland University in 2013.  At Midland, student-athletes receive men's shotgun sports scholarships to train and compete under four-time Olympian and former U.S. Olympic Shooting Sports Coach Bret Erickson. The program specializes in trap and competes in sporting clays, skeet, and five stand.

Head Men's Shotgun Sports Coach Bret Erickson

Men's Soccer

Midland University Men's Soccer has established itself as a GPAC powerhouse over the past decade. The Warriors have played for the conference championship in five of the past seven seasons, winning the title in 2011 and 2013. The 2015 Warrior squad set a new program record by winning nine straight games en route to an appearance in the postseason semifinals.  

Head Men's Soccer Coach  Raphael Martinez

Men's Tennis

Midland University Men's Tennis tied a program record by winning 15 matches during the 2015-16 season. The tennis teams compete and practice at the nation's second largest YMCA in Fremont, Nebraska. There are significant menís tennis scholarships available at Midland University for students looking to play collegiate tennis.

Head Men's Tennis Coach Matt Randall

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