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Exercising minds: Mental strength training enhances athletic performance

November 11, 2017 Walker Van Wey 0

Reps in the gym strengthen muscles, running improves cardiovascular function and full-contact drills condition the body, but today’s athletes also need to exercise their minds, experts say.
“A lot of what’s going on in your mind affects your body,” said Jennifer Farrell, Lindenwood’s director of student-athlete mental health. “People are starting to see the connection. There has to be some sort of training with the mind to withstand all of the things that are being thrown at athletes.” […]

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Lindenwood football wins fourth game of the year for the first time since 2012

November 5, 2017 Scott Mandziara 0

Lindenwood (4-6) defeated Missouri Southern (0-10) 37-17 on Saturday afternoon, earning their 4th win of the season for the first time since 2012. The Lions led the game from start to finish. On the opening drive of the game Quarterback Najee Jackson led Lindenwood down the field on a 9-play 49 yard drive, capped off by a 4-yard rushing touchdown by Jackson to give the Lions a 7-0 lead. […]

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Lindenwood football faces Emporia State in Homecoming game

October 11, 2017 Scott Mandziara 0

The Lindenwood Lions (2-4) football team is back at home this Saturday as they take on the Emporia State (3-3) Hornets at 1 PM at Harlen C. Hunter stadium.

This is Lindenwood’s homecoming game. The Lions are entering this game with a record of 2-4, after falling to the top scoring team in the MIAA, Missouri Western 40-7 last week. […]