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Quidditch, The Game You Thought You Knew

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In 2005, a freshman at Middlebury College in Vermont created a version of the fictional sport of Quidditch from J. K. Rowling’s “Harry Potter”. In the full-contact game, points are rewarded for throwing the quaffle through a hoop and grabbing the snitch, all w... More »

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Future of the esports program

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The esports program has been successful in its short lifespan at Maryville. The League of Legends team brought home the national championship last year and is currently competing to reclaim the title once again this year, with the upcoming tournament June 6. T... More »

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Club rugby season ends

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Going into this season, the team had many plans for how their young roster would cope with the new environment, as shown on their playmaryville page. There have been many changes to the Rugby team over the course of the year and despite their losing record by ... More »

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League of legends team brings home trophy

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The League of Legends team took part in the annual Midwest Campus Clash after their Northern Regional Finals win. Hosted by Columbia College, the tournament had a prize pool of $25,000.   The League of Legends team faced off against several tough opponents at ... More »

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Humans of Maryville: Emma Pinson

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By day, she attends class as a student at Maryville University. By night, she skates on the ice of the Scott Trade Center for thousands to see. Meet Emma Pinson: a first-year student and a member of the St. Louis Blue’s Blue Crew. administratorMore Posts More »

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League of legends team aims to defend their title

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Another heart-racing season has passed for national champion League of Legends team. After several weeks of grueling scrimmages and close matches, the team has once again made it to playoffs with a record of 5-1. This marks the first time in program history wh... More »

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A change in seasons

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  The Maryville Saints men’s basketball team is having one of the best seasons in school history, currently sitting at  16-6. The past few years haven’t been the best for the Saints. Last season, they ended 9-21 overall with only 3 wins in their conference. So... More »

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The esport team is back in action

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The Maryville Esports teams opened the 2018 year with a bang, a $10,000 open bracket tournament at the Wichita esport convention. The Collegiate National Champion League of Legends team represented Maryville at the venue alongside the newly created CS:GO team.... More »

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Staff vs students: LJ’s basketball

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https://youtu.be/aqIlOS15ABQ Maryville staff and students compete to see who will be crowned victorious in LJ’s basketball. The matches are Emily Tafolla versus Turan Mullins, Myles Marshall versus Naomi Ishihara and Mark Cohen vs Brian Gardner. Let us know wh... More »

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What It Means to be a Club Sport Advisor

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Every family has a leader. The role may be different when you look at a conventional family, but for the Maryville Men’s club rugby team it was clear from the beginning. It’s a female. A whole mix of players founded the club. With difficult beginnings and a to... More »

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Round Two: NBA Playoffs Preview

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NBA Playoff Guide Round Two Now that the first round of the NBA playoffs is over. Lets take a look at an early preview of the second round. Only the Utah Jazz and L.A. Clippers went to a game seven in their opening-round series. That means that teams will be w... More »

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Major League Soccer Vote Failed, What’s Next?

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The bill to bring a Major League Soccer team to St. Louis has been rejected. Proposition 2, which would have offered public money to be used on building a new stadium, failed after nearly 53 percent voted in opposition of the bill. Major League Soccer, or MLS,... More »