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(11/4/19)  MAC falls to Jefferson College in Region 16 Tournament.  The Lady Cards lost in five sets to the Jefferson College Vikings on Friday night in West Plains, MO.  With the loss, the Lady Cardinals finish the season at 16-11. 

The Mineral Area College Volleyball team will have an open tryout on November 10th from Noon to 2:00 pm at the Bob Sechrest Field House.  For more information contact Sami Meyer at smeyer@mineralarea.edu.

First Team All-Region 16 honors went to Alayna Rooks, Baylie Petry, and Emily Greif. Second Team honors went to Laura Danezzi and Cindy Penaloza. MAC Volleyball finished the season with a 16-11 record.

(10/30/19)  Cardinals defeat Lincoln Land in straight sets.  Mineral Area defeated The Lincoln Land Loggers (30-16) last night in straight sets.  This improves their record to 16-10. 

MAC Volleyball lost this past Wednesday, 10/23, to West Plains in a 5 set battle. MAC played tough but fell a little short. (25-21, 20-25, 25-22, 17-25, and 13-15) Alayna Rooks led the Cardinals with a career-high 20 kills, and Marieke Zink had 52 assists with 9 digs.

Next up for the Lady Cardinals is the Region 16 Tournament this weekend in West Plains.  They will play Jefferson College on Friday night at 6:30 P.M. in West Plains, MO.  The winner will face West Plains at noon at Saturday for the Region 16 Championship. 

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(10/25/19)  Open tryout for MAC Volleyball.  The Mineral Area College Volleyball team will have an open tryout on November 10th at the Bob Sechrest Field House.  For more information contact Sami Meyer at smeyer@mineralarea.edu.

(10/24/19)  Cardinals fall to West Plains in 5 sets.  MAC lost a Region 16 contest last night to West Plains 3 sets to 2.  With the loss, Mineral Area is now 15-10 and will play their final regular season game Tuesday night against Lincoln Land as a part of the college's Midnight Madness activities. 


(10/15/19)  MAC goes 2-2 in the Reiver Festival. The MAC Volleyball team returned home on Tuesday, 10/8, to take on the #10 ranked Indian Hills Warriors. The Warriors beat the Cardinals in straight sets 25-21, 25-17, and 25-17. The Lady Cards traveled to the Reiver Festival at Iowa Western Community College for a weekend tournament. First up for the Cardinals was the #3 ranked Seward County. MAC fell to Seward in 3 straight sets 25-6, 25-15, and 25-13. The nightcap on Friday had MAC vs Northeast Nebraska CC. The Lady Cards defeated the Northeast in a 4 set thriller by the scores of 25-20, 28-30, 25-23, and 26-24. Saturday, 10/12, started off with MAC facing the #18 ranked Panola Community College. Panola beat the Cards in 3 straight sets by the scores of 25-18, 25-19, and 25-15. The final game of the tournament for the Lady Cards was against Colby College from Kansas. The Cardinals outlasted the Trojans in a 5 game match by the scores of 25-21, 25-19, 21-25, 11-25, and 15-13. MAC Volleyball is now 15-8 on the season.

The Mineral Area Volleyball team will host Jefferson College on Wednesday, 10/16, this week. Game time will be at 6:30 pm


(10/4/19)  MAC defeats Lake Land in straight sets.  The Lady Cardinals got back on the winning track last night in a home victory over The Lake Land Lakers (IL).  Mineral Area won 25-18, 25-20, 25-17 to improve to 13-5 overall.  They will play a home contest on Tuesday, October 8th against Indian Hills at the Bob Sechrest Field House.  Game time is set for 6:00 P.M.  Indian Hills is currently the 7th ranked team in the nation. 

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(10/3/19)  Lady Cardinals fall to West Plains.  MAC lost last night 3 games to 1 in West Plains, MO.  The loss drops their record to 12-5 overall and 1-1 in Region 16.  They will try to get back on the winning track tonight against Lake Land.  The game time is at 6:00 P.M. at the Bob Sechrest Field House.

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(10/1/19)  MAC back in action tomorrow night.  The Mineral Area Volleyball team will return to action Wednesday and Thursday. Wednesday, 10/2, MAC travels to West Plains for a Region 16 match-up starting at 6:30 pm. On Thursday, 10/3, the Lady Cardinals return home for a match against Lake Land starting at 6 pm. 

(9/23/19)  Former Cardinal All-American Shelby Meyer dies.  The MAC family was hit with tragedy this weekend as former All-American Shelby Meyer passed away Saturday morning.  The official statement from the college:

"We are saddened to hear of the loss of former Mineral Area Volleyball player Shelby Meyer.  We offer our most sincere condolences to her family, friends, coaches, and teammates.  They will be in our thoughts and prayers during this unimaginably difficult time" 

MAC is canceled tomorrow against Kaskaskia. 

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