Posted 5:27 PM 10/31/2014 by Louie Kaczmarek, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
MID-MISSOURI - Here are some local scores from around the area on Friday, October 31.
Stephens defeated Crowley's Ridge College 25-14, 25-21, 25-14.
Washington defeated Westminster 14-25, 13-25, 20-25.
Columbia defeated Williams Baptist College 25-23, 25-14, 25-21.
Posted 8:58 PM 10/30/2014 by Nick Hehemann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - In the last game of the regular season, the Missouri Tigers women's soccer team narrowly beat SEC foe Arkansas at home, 2-1.
In the 33rd minute, Taylor Grant got Mizzou on the board first with a 20-yard strike to make it 1-0.
The Razorbacks tied things up with (More)...
Posted 12:39 AM 10/28/2014 by Amanda LaBrot, KOMU 8 Reporter
KANSAS CITY - It's now or never for the Kansas City Royals in game six of the World Series.
The Royals are behind 3 to 2 overall in the series, so they have to win Tuesday night to play for the title.
Miles Figg grew up as "the lone Royals fan in his friend group" in Jefferson City (More)...
Posted 5:10 PM 10/28/2014 by Madi Morris, KOMU 8 News
KANSAS CITY - The Hallmark Corporation, based in Kansas City, is responsible for the Royals' signature crown logo.
Founded in 1910 when J.C. Hall decided to travel to Kansas City from Nebraska to sell postcards, Hallmark has become a billion dollar company. Although much of the company's (More)...
Posted 8:13 AM 10/30/2014 by Eduardo Gonzalez, KOMU 8 Reporter
KANSAS CITY - The Kansas City Royals success in 2014 season helped bring life to an area that did not exist the last time the Royals were in the World Series in 1985.
The Power and Light District in Kansas City became the spot to watch the World Series for fans that did not have tickets to (More)...
Posted 8:34 PM 10/29/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Madison Bumgarner pitched five innings of near-perfect relief and the San Francisco Giants held off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 Wednesday night in Game 7 of the World Series for their third championship in five seasons.
With both starters chased early, this became a (More)...