Posted 5:34 PM 10/4/2015 by Dani Sureck, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA – A Mizzou tennis player is breaking records in 2015.
University of Missouri senior Kelli Hine will compete in the Riviera/ITA Women’s All-American Championships this October in Pacific Palisades, California.
Hine is the first singles player for Missouri to (More)...
Posted 12:00 PM 10/3/2015 by The Associated Press
COLUMBIA — Three turnovers helped Missouri on its way to a 24-10 victory against South Carolina Saturday.
Freshman Drew Lock started at quarterback for Missouri in place of Maty Mauk, who was suspended Tuesday for violating team policies. Lock (More)...
Posted 9:47 PM 10/2/2015 by The Associated Press
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ben Zobrist put a major dent in Minnesota's postseason bid with an RBI double in the eighth inning against struggling All-Star Glen Perkins, and the Kansas City Royals topped the Twins 3-1 on Friday night.
Perkins, hampered by neck and back trouble that led to him (More)...
Posted 9:49 PM 10/1/2015 by The Associated Press
CHICAGO (AP) — Jonny Gomes drove in three runs, and the banged-up Kansas City Royals moved into a tie with Toronto for the AL's best record with a 6-4 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night.
Kansas City played without outfielders Lorenzo Cain and Alex Rios, and (More)...
Posted 5:35 PM 10/1/2015 by Luke Slabaugh, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
FULTON - Travis Dean was at a loss for words for how his senior season felt.
Then again, Dean doesn't talk about himself much. He's not one to sing his own praises.
"I've always been like that," Dean said.
2015 marks the third straight season Dean has owned (More)...
Posted 12:45 PM 10/1/2015 by Conner Handel, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
CENTRALIA - Just 15 miles stand between two fan bases. One bleeds red, the other bleeds black. But before kickoff between rival high schools Mexico and Centralia, the colors mix.
Mike Lincoln played in the rivalry 36 years ago, only then he wore Mexico red. His wife graduated from (More)...
Posted 9:29 PM 9/30/2015 by Abby Rice, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
PITTSBURGH, Pa. - The St. Louis Cardinals are National League Central Division Champions for the third consecutive year after defeating the Pittsburgh Pirates in the second game of a doubleheader Wednesday.
Lefthander Tyler Lyons, the replacement for an injured Carlos Martinez, gave the (More)...
Posted 8:29 PM 9/30/2015 by Nick Hehemann and Jeremy Schrank, KOMU 8 Sports
MID-MISSOURI - Nick Hehemann and Jeremy Schrank break down week six of high school football in this week's edition of Friday Night Fever's Opening Drive.
Posted 2:42 PM 9/30/2015 by The Associated Press
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Francisco Cervelli hit his second career grand slam, Gerrit Cole pitched seven solid innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 8-2 in a doubleheader opener to put St. Louis' NL Central title hopes on hold.
The Cardinals' magic number remained at two (More)...
Posted 6:22 PM 9/29/2015 by Chris Gothner, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Mizzou Athletics announced in a statement Tuesday that junior quarterback Maty Mauk and junior offensive lineman Malik Cuellar were suspended by the football team for "disciplinary reasons related to violation of team policies."
According to the statement, neither Mauk nor (More)...
Posted 12:11 AM 9/28/2015 by Conner Handel, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - From firefighters to repairmen, more than 600 people exchanged uniforms this weekend to support those who have served this country.
The fourth annual Home Runs for Heroes Softball Tournament has raised more than $10,000 this year alone to send veterans to Washington, D.C to see (More)...
Posted 5:58 PM 9/27/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Jason Rogers hit a pinch-hit grand slam in the ninth inning off St. Louis closer Trevor Rosenthal to lift the Milwaukee Brewers to an 8-4 victory over the Cardinals on Sunday.
The Cardinals' NL Central lead was cut to 2 ½ games over Pittsburgh. The Cardinals' magic (More)...