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9/18/2017

2017 FNF Play of the Week - Week 5

2017 FNF Play of the Week - Week 5

Posted 10:56 PM 9/17/2017 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Vote now for the Friday Night Fever Week Three Play of the Week! This week's candidates are from Rock Bridge High School, Osage High School and Westran High School. Voting is now open, and will conclude Friday at 3 p.m. The winner will be announced live from our Game of the Week during the 6 p.m. newscast and online.

9/17/2017

Missouri looks for answers after blowout loss

Missouri looks for answers after blowout loss

Posted 9:37 PM 9/19/2017 by Anthony Romano, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA - The result blindsided the Missouri Tigers.

"To be honest, we had our best week of preparation this week," said redshirt senior linebacker Eric Beisel. "It just kind of shocked us."

What Beisel is referring to is the Tigers' 35-3 loss at the hands of the (More)

9/16/2017

Missouri falls flat in 32-point loss to Purdue

Missouri falls flat in 32-point loss to Purdue

Posted 8:06 AM 9/17/2017 by Andrew Carlson, KOMU 8 Sports

COLUMBIA - A 66-yard punt from Missouri Punter Corey Fatony is about the only positive to take from the Tigers' 35-3 home loss at the hands of the Purdue Boilermakers.

"Everything felt and looked and smelled right...so we obviously didn't execute very good early on, on either (More)

9/15/2017

FNF Live Blog Week 5: High school football photos and videos

FNF Live Blog Week 5: High school football photos and videos

Posted 8:21 AM 9/16/2017 by Lauren Petterson and Danielle Katz, KOMU 8 Digital Producers

COLUMBIA - Two Columbia rivals square off this week as the Rock Bridge Bruins head north to take on the Hickman Kewpies in the Providence Bowl in our Friday Night Fever Game of the Week.

In other high school football action around mid-Missouri, the Battle Spartans host the Helias Crusaders (More)

9/18/2017

Teams raise money for cancer center

Teams raise money for cancer center

Posted 7:10 AM 9/18/2017 by Erin Reynolds, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

GLASGOW - The Glasgow High School softball and baseball teams rallied together Tuesday night to support a good cause.

The teams hosted their annual Pink Out games to raise awareness and money for the Fitzgibbon Community Cancer Center.

The teams raised money through t-shirt (More)

9/14/2017

FNF week 5: High school football scores

FNF week 5: High school football scores

Posted 9:21 PM 9/15/2017 by Micaela Dea, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Below of scores from the first week of the high school football season. Final scores will be in bold.

Rock (More)

9/13/2017

White Sox score 2 in 9th, beat Royals 5-3

White Sox score 2 in 9th, beat Royals 5-3

Posted 1:44 PM 9/14/2017 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) — Jose Abreu and Avisail Garcia drove in runs in the ninth inning as the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 5-3 on Wednesday.

Abreu's sacrifice fly scored Tim Anderson, who led off the inning with a single, took second on a wild pitch (More)

9/12/2017

Brandon Moss grand slam lifts Royals over White Sox 4-3

Brandon Moss grand slam lifts Royals over White Sox 4-3

Posted 10:56 PM 9/12/2017 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) — Brandon Moss hit a grand slam in the first inning Tuesday for his third consecutive game with a homer, powering the Kansas City Royals to a 4-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox.

Scott Alexander worked out of a ninth-inning jam for his fourth save in six (More)

9/11/2017

2017 FNF Play of the Week - Week 4

2017 FNF Play of the Week - Week 4

Posted 8:42 PM 9/11/2017 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Vote now for the Friday Night Fever Week Three Play of the Week! This week's candidates are from Rock Bridge High School, North Callaway High School and South Callaway High School. Voting is now open, and will conclude Friday at 3 p.m. The winner will be announced live from our Game of the Week during the 6 p.m. newscast and online.

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