Posted 3:14 PM 2/22/2015 by Samantha Hoffmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
IOWA CITY, Iowa - No. 2 Mizzou wrestling defeated No. 1 Iowa Sunday afternoon at the Carver Hawkeye Arena by a dual score of 18-12. This win clinched the perfect season for the Tigers, with a record of 24-0 in duals. It also earned them the 2015 National Duals Finals championship.
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Posted 2:30 PM 2/22/2015 by Samantha Hoffmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
AUBURN, Alabama - The Mizzou men's and women's swimming and diving team finished their last day at the five-day SEC Swimming and Diving Championships on Saturday. The men finished in sixth-place amassing 768 points, while the women placed eighth with 594. Florida won the men's title with 1,314.5 (More)
Posted 5:26 PM 9/6/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Despite double-doubles from Carly Kan and Loxley Keala, the Missouri volleyball team lost to the Oakland Grizzlies 3-1(19-25, 25-23, 19-25, 11-25). Kan had 18 kills and 10 digs while Keala dished out 22 assists and had 11 digs in defeat.
Oakland used a 7-2 run midway through the (More)
Posted 2:52 PM 8/24/2014 by Eric Kelly, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
UNIVERSITY PARK - The Missouri Tigers soccer team took an early 2-0 lead, but conceded three straight goals as it fell to the No. 10 West Virginia Mountaineers 3-2.
Senior Taylor Grant scored both of the Tigers' goals, one in the seventh minute and one in the 47th minute as the team built (More)
Posted 10:24 PM 5/24/2014
ALLENDALE, Mich. - The Lincoln University Women's Outdoor Track & Field team is the NCAA Division II National Champion for the first time since 2009.
The Blue Tigers scored 64 team points on Saturday to win their seventh NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field National Championship. (More)
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Posted 7:37 PM 5/24/2014
Gulf Shores, Ala. - Columbia College sends its first ever representatives to the NAIA Outdoor Track and Field National Championships as the meet wraped up on Saturday.
Lindsey Martin qualified in the preliminary rounds of the women's 5000 meter run and Tommy Skosky in the men's 3000 meter (More)
Posted 11:53 AM 5/5/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLUMBIA -- The 2014 USA Men's World Championship Team for wheelchair basketball will have a few faces that are familiar in the mid-Missouri area. Former Mizzou player John Gilbert and current player Carter Arey will compete for Team USA in the (More)
Posted 7:54 PM 3/9/2014 by Phil Bergman, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - The Missouri Tigers baseball team dropped the final game of their series against Southern Miss, losing 2-1.
The loss was the Tigers (6-7) first of the series after beating the Golden Eagles on Friday and Saturday.
Redshirt senior pitcher Eric Anderson pitched (More)
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Posted 7:38 PM 3/9/2014 by Phil Bergman, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- The No. 15 Missouri softball team lost to the No. 13 Texas A&M Aggies 4-3 in eight innings today at the Aggie Softball Complex.
The loss was the Tigers (13-5, 1-2) second in a row after losing to the Aggies (19-5, 2-1) 11-2 Saturday afternoon. Missouri (More)
Posted 5:57 PM 2/20/2014 by Jonathan Deutsch, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Kelley Tackett, a sophomore at Rock Bridge High School, is looking to defend her state title this weekend.
Last year, Tackett won the 200 yard freestyle race at the MSHAA swimming state championships. She finished second in the 500 yard freestyle.
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LEXINGTON, Ky. - Senior Kearsten Peoples clinched her third SEC title on Saturday, highlighting the SEC Indoor Championships' final day of events on Saturday (February 28). Six more Tigers joined her on the podium as top three finishers in the conference, including fellow-senior Jill Rushin (shot put), junior Markesh Woodson...
Mizzou baseball won its fourth and fifth consecutive games while sweeping a doubleheader against UIC on Saturday afternoon (Feb. 28) at USA Stadium. Junior infielder Josh Lester (Columbus, Ga.) launched a walk-off homerun in game one to back another sensational start from reigning SEC Pitcher of the Week Reggie McClain...
Johnathan Williams III and Namon Wright scored 10 points each, but Georgia pulled out with a runaway 68-44 win over Missouri on Saturday.
LEXINGTON, Ky. - Senior Jill Rushin found herself back on the podium for the fifth consecutive SEC Championship shot put competition on Friday, placing second in the field with a lifetime best mark of 17.61m (57-9.50). Rushin, who has finished in the top three for the conference in every shot...
Mizzou Softball lost to Notre Dame after a seventh-inning rally fell short in a tight battle. Mizzou moved to 9-3 on the season.