This website is best viewed in a browser that supports web standards.

Skip to content or, if you would rather, Skip to navigation.

Northwest Missouri State University

News Release

Aug. 20, 2013

Fans invited to meet coaches, athletes during Bearcat Caravan

Northwest Missouri State fans are invited to join KXCV-KRNW and meet  Bearcat coaches and student-athletes during a special appearance from noon to 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25, at the Maryville Hy-Vee.

The Bearcat Caravan will feature Northwest Director of Athletics Mel Tjeerdsma, Head Football Coach Adam Dorrel, Head Soccer Coach Tracy Hoza, Head Volleyball Coach Amy Woerth, Northwest student athletes, Bobby Bearcat and the Bearcat Cheerleaders as well as the Bearcat Radio Network broadcast team of John Coffey and Matt Gaarder.

Visitors will have a chance to score giveaways and autographs.

The Bearcat Radio Network is gearing up for its 15th consecutive season of broadcasting Bearcat athletics. The Bearcat Radio Network broadcasts every Bearcat football, men’s basketball and women’s basketball game, home or away, during the season. 

KXCV, the award-winning National Public Radio affiliate broadcasting from the Northwest campus, has served as the flagship station of the Bearcat Radio Network since its launch in 1999. With 100,000 watts behind it, KXCV is the most powerful station in the region and reaches parts of four states – Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska and Iowa.

In addition to KXCV 90.5 FM in Maryville, the Bearcat Radio Network can be heard on:

Fans may listen to broadcasts on the radio or on the web anywhere in the world by logging on to or Fans also may listen on their smartphones by downloading the NPR or TuneIn Radio apps, which are available at the iTunes or Google Play stores, and finding KXCV via those apps. Additionally, audio reader coverage is available for the hearing impaired.

For more information, please contact:

Mark Hornickel, Communication Manager | 660.562.1704 | Fax: 660.562.1900

Northwest Missouri State University
215 Administration Building | 800 University Drive | Maryville, MO 64468