Creighton University will host two Missouri Valley Conference
championship events in 2010-11, league officials announced today. Michael G.
Morrison, S.J., Stadium will host the MVC Women’s Soccer Championship for
the fifth time in six years in the fall of 2010, while next May the new TD
AMERITRADE Park Omaha will be the site when Creighton hosts the MVC Baseball
Tournament for the first time since 1978.
Commissioner Doug Elgin announced the complete list of dates and sites for
the various Missouri Valley Conference sports championships for the 2010-11
athletic season. Notably, that includes a recommendation from the league’s
Joint Committee (faculty athletics representatives, directors of athletics
and senior woman administrators of each institution) to bring the 2010 State
Farm MVC Women’s Soccer Championship to Omaha, Neb., the 2010 State Farm MVC
Men’s Soccer Championship to Peoria, Ill.; the 2010 State Farm MVC
Volleyball Championship to Cedar Falls, Iowa; the 2011 State Farm MVC Men’s
Golf Championship to the Lake of the Ozarks, Mo.; the 2011 State Farm MVC
Men’s and Women’s Tennis Team Championship to St. Louis; the 2011 State Farm
MVC Softball Championship to Springfield, Mo.; and the 2011 State Farm
Baseball Championship to Omaha, Neb.
The site awards are subject to ratification at the Missouri Valley
Conference Presidents’ Council meeting, which takes place June 4. Eight of
the league’s 10 league schools are set to host one or more championships in