Evangel University

Springfield, Missouri

Evangel Baseball

Evangel baseball continues to be a program on the rise as a contender for championships in the Heart of America conference and competitive nationally in the NAIA.

  • 32-win season in 2013 set a school record for wins as the team finished 32-19
  • RHP Blake McKnight named an NAIA All-American
  • 2012 HAAC East Division champions
  • Four trips to the HAAC playoffs in the last five years
  • 1996 HAAC Champions
  • 80 all-conference selections
  • 2010 service trip and exhitibion series in Tlaquepaque, Mexico

Evangel Football

Since their first season in 1977, Evangel Football has produced:

  • Five Heart of America conference championships (2005, 2001, 1997, 1996, 1993)
  • Seven NAIA National Playoff appearances (2005, 2001, 1997, 1996, 1994, 1993, 1988)
  • Two NAIA National Semifinals and five Quarterfinals appearances
  • Four players to the National Football League
  • more than 100 NAIA All-Americans
  • more than 160 All-Heart of America conference performers
  • more than 60 receiving academic All-American honors

Evangel's Mascot

Evangel's mascot is the Crusader. Its a man on a horse holding a sword.