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.
Midland University Baseball has a longstanding tradition of excellence on the diamond. Last year’s team appeared in the GPAC Conference Postseason Runners-up and reached the NAIA National Championship Opening Round.
Head Baseball Coach Jordan Bischel
Midland University Football is committed to excellence both on and off the field. In addition to producing more than 25 All-conference awards and multiple NAIA All-Americans in the last two seasons, the Warriors have earned the esteemed NAIA Buffalo Funds Five Star Champions of Character Award for outstanding integrity, respect, responsibility, sportsmanship and servant leadership.
Head Football Coach Josh Gehring
Midland University Men’s Basketball is coming off the greatest season in the program’s history. After landing an institutional-record 30 wins, the Warriors finished the year as the 2014 NAIA National Runners-up.
Head Men's Basketball Coach Todd Eisner
Midland University Men’s Bowling was added in 2010 and is quickly becoming a staple on the national stage. The Warriors have reached the all-encompassing United States Bowling Congress (USBC) Intercollegiate Team Championships every year since the program’s inception, and Midland is pleased to offers significant men’s bowling scholarships.
Head Men's Bowling Coach JJ Mastny
Midland University Cheer won the inaugural GPAC Conference Cheer and Dance Invitational this season. Midland is one of just two colleges in Nebraska that offers collegiate stunt cheer, and the university gives out substantial men’s cheerleading scholarships.
Head Men's Cheer Coach John Yenny
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
Midland University Dance was named the 2013 NDA Collegiate National Champion in the NAIA Small Dance Division. The program tops the nation after just its third year as a varsity sport. Midland University offers significant men’s dance scholarship opportunities for student-athletes who want to experience competitive collegiate dance.
Head Men's Dance Coach Trish Ryan
Midland University Men’s Golf is a rising force within the GPAC Conference. The Warriors earned a first place finish in this fall’s first GPAC Qualifier. 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 is a brand new program. The Warriors will take the ice at Fremont’s Sidner Arena for the first time in 2014. There are generous men’s ice hockey scholarships available for student-athletes interested in playing college hockey at Midland University.
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
Midland University Men’s Soccer team is the reigning GPAC Postseason Tournament Conference Champion. The Warriors had a record-breaking season in 2013 and appeared in the NAIA National Tournament. With a program-best 18 wins in 2013, the Warriors are quickly earning a reputation for excellence on the pitch.
Head Men's Soccer Coach Sean Fraser