Tag «Monarchs»

MCC-Maple Woods women reunite for soccer showdown

The Maple Woods women’s soccer team recently hosted a soccer showdown – against a few of their own. After six years and more than 50 students spending time in a Monarchs uniform, old and new players reunited on the field Aug. 24, 2013 at Happy Rock Park. “It’s great to see how far this program …

MCC-Maple Woods 2013 Men’s Soccer Preview!

The men’s soccer team is back in action for the Fall season! We have a group of returning sophomores looking to advance even further than last year, 4 international students who bring a different kind of energy to the team, and a set of twins from a local school district that demonstrate how important it …

Lakers, Monarchs headed to district championships

                                    The MCC-Longview Lakers and the MCC-Maple Woods Monarchs baseball teams both were crowned regional champions over the weekend and are heading this week to district tournaments. Read more on MCC Newsroom. Congratulations to both teams, and good luck this weekend!

Monarchs’ regular seasons draw to a close

Despite the crazy early spring weather, the Monarchs softball and baseball teams have completed their regular seasons, taking away wins, losses and lessons for the upcoming year. The softball team ended their season with a record of 7-33. A new class of sophomores stepped up to lead the young team, which will return next year …

Former Monarch Albert Pujols inducted into NJCAA Hall of Fame

Albert Pujols, one-time Monarch and current Angel, was recently inducted into the National Junior College Athletics Association Hall of Fame. Pujols played for the MCC-Maple Woods Monarchs in 1999, his only college season before being drafted by the St. Louis Cardinals and moving on to win a World Series, among other honors. Pujols joins Pete …

MCC-Maple Woods Athlete Spotlight: Beau Stoker

This month’s athlete spotlight focuses on Beau Stoker. Stoker plays third base and bats third for the Monarchs. He’s a left handed hitter with a lot of power and is very knowledgeable of the game. Stoker has very good baseball instincts on the field. Stoker attended Bishop Ward High School in Kansas City, KS where …

Monarchs off to a strong start

The men’s and women’s soccer teams both won their home openers this week against Coffeyville Community College! The women won their game 4-0, with Kristian Stanford contributing two goals and Kayla Muehlebach and Michelle Hurley scoring a goal apiece. Taylor Blakely, Ciara Howerton, Paige Staples and Stanford each had an assist. The women outshot their …

Royals host tryouts at MCC-Maple Woods

On one of the coolest days of the summer, the Kansas City Royals headed to the MCC-Maple Woods baseball field to host rising players from around the metro area looking for a way into the team’s system. Players as young as 15 lined up at their positions and showed their talents to Royals personnel, who …