Missouri Valley rolls into new wrestling facility

Out with the old and in with the new, but the tradition stays the same. Missouri Valley Wrestling will be moving from their wrestling facility in the Burns Center to the newly built Walker C. Fletcher Athletic Complex.

The Walker C. Fletcher Athletic Complex is an over 28,000 athletic facility on the campus of Missouri Valley College. Inside the building, the Markowitz Center for Strength Training and Wrestling features a new strength and conditioning room and wrestling practice facility. New office space and locker rooms, along with a new athletic training facility are also included in the building. The facility will also feature 17 coaches offices and a conference center. The strength training room features a sprint area on turf, 32 power racks, and office space for athletic training and other staff.

The wrestling room will feature over 6,000 square feet of mats with fabulous photography of past Missouri Valley Wrestlers, provided by Laura Lewis.

Known for its dynamic, richly diverse, and friendly educational environment, Missouri Valley College offers many opportunities to grow in mind, body, and spirit. Grounded in the liberal arts, undergraduate studies empower students to master interdisciplinary skills needed to succeed in a knowledge-based global society. MVC offers over 30 academic programs, study abroad program, extracurricular activities, and a wide variety of sports. The most popular majors include education and business, criminal justice and exercise science. Above all, Valley is committed to student success. 

If you’d like more information about the Missouri Valley wrestling program or admission information about Missouri Valley College, please contact Derek Bohnsack at 660-831-4212 or bohnsackd@moval.edu