Posted 7:23 PM 3/17/2013 by Karl Roskamp
COLUMBIA- It's just like any other weekend for Pat Okker. She does her long run, but this time a little bit shorter.
That's because two weeks ago, at age 53, she ran her first marathon, and qualified to run the Boston marathon next year.
"I do it because it's fun," Okker said. "I would (More)
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Posted 9:44 PM 3/15/2013
OXFORD, Miss. - No. 8 Mizzou hit and pitched past Ole Miss to an 11-0 victory on Friday at the Ole Miss Softball Complex, using both Chelsea Thomas and Nicole Hudson to no-hit the Rebels. The Tigers were led offensively by Hudson and sophomore 3B Angela Randazzo, who both batted 2-for-2. Hudson (More)
Posted 10:42 PM 3/8/2013
GULF SHORES, Ala. - Jacqulin Cappuccilli's RBI single in the bottom of the eighth inning helped No. 18 Central Methodist avenge a 2012 postseason loss to No. 7 William Carey (Miss.). The Eagles (2-3) defeated the Lady Crusaders 2-1 on Friday, highlighting a split of a pair of games on the first (More)
Posted 10:14 PM 3/8/2013
GULF SHORES, AL - The Cougar softball team dropped a pair of games Friday at the Gulf Shores Invitational, falling to Spring Hill (Ala.) College 3-0 in game one and 9-1 to Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) College in game two. The two losses drop Columbia to 3-3 on the year.
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Posted 9:30 PM 3/8/2013
COLUMBIA - Mizzou Gymnastics fell to Illinois 196.300-194.125 on Senior Night at the Hearnes Center on Friday.
The meet was the final home competition for seniors Tori Howard, Sandra Ostad and Brittany Bendoff and junior Taylor Medrea. Medrea closed her home season on a high note, setting a (More)
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Posted 9:09 PM 3/8/2013
COLUMBIA - No. 5 Mizzou claimed its second Top 10 victory of the season and first-ever Southeastern Conference win with a two-run home run from sophomore 1B Kelsea Roth in the bottom of the seventh inning. The moon shot pushed the Tigers past No. 7 Texas A&M, 2-0, at University Field on (More)
Posted 7:58 PM 2/24/2013 by Peter Terpstra
COLUMBIA - Maybe you've heard of Hickman's J'den Cox.
He's a four-time state wrestling champion at four different weights. He gave up 70 pounds to his opponents as a senior simply because he can and he's also a Missouri commit.
Maybe you've even heard of his brother Drae Cox who was (More)
Posted 9:59 PM 2/22/2013
COLUMBIA - The Tigers set a new season high on floor today, earning a team score of 48.800 on the event. Several gymnasts set new career highs at the meet as well, and sophomore Rachel Updike took first on the vault with a 9.950 score, which matches her career high.
Senior Tori Howard also had (More)
Posted 9:49 PM 2/22/2013
MINNEAPOLIS - The Mizzou Wrestling program won eight of 10matches Friday night against No. 5 Ohio State to advance to the semifinal round of the 2013 NWCA Cliff Keen National Duals. Junior Alan Waters only needed three minutes and eight seconds to give the Tigers a lead that they would not (More)
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Posted 9:02 PM 2/15/2013
LEXINGTON, KY -- Missouri Gymnastics dropped a close contest to the Kentucky Wildcats on Friday. The Tigers put up a 194.125 to Kentucky's 194.250. Freshman Miranda Eubank took first on the bars, with a career high 9.900 score, and sophomore Rachel Updike also placed first on the vault with a (More)
Posted 9:18 PM 2/8/2013
COLUMBIA -- Mizzou junior diver David Bonuchi was one of 10 divers selected to represent the United States at the 2013 Canada Cup, USA Diving announced on Friday. Bonuchi, who will participate on the men's 10-meter, will compete at the FINA Grand Prix meet May 2-5 in Gatineau, Quebec.(More)
Posted 8:33 PM 1/14/2013 by Eric Blumberg
COLUMBIA -- Missouri basketball fans know all about Laurence Bowers sitting out last season with a knee injury, but another Missouri athlete is bouncing back from an injury that took away a season.
Mizzou diver Loren Figueroa has seen the highest highs and the lowest lows in only her first (More)
The Mizzou baseball team, in its inaugural season as members of the Southeastern Conference, has qualified as the No. 12 seed in the SEC Tournament. The Tigers open action against defending champion, fifth-seeded Mississippi State on Tuesday following the 4:30 p.m. game between eight-seed Florida and nine-seed Texas A&M. The...
"A tale of three games there. A real pitchers' duel early on and we scratched out a couple of runs without getting a hit in the fifth inning. Then it settled back into a pitchers' duel again, and Maggie got us going in the 10th. So it was a really...
Hofstra went off for five runs, all on home runs, in the top of the 10th inning to record an 8-4 win over Oregon State in game five of the NCAA Columbia Regional Saturday at University Field.
Hofstra and Oregon State battled in the NCAA Columbia Regional's first extra-inning contest and Hofstra earned an 8-4 win fueled by solo home runs in the 10th inning from Maggie Hawkins and starting pitcher Olivia Galati and a game-clinching three-run shot from centerfielder Tessa Ziemba.
The Oregon State Beavers erupted for six runs to post a 6-0 shutout over the Stony Brook Seawolves in game four of the NCAA Columbia Regional on Saturday, May 18. The Beavers (34-23) face Hofstra at 5 p.m. on Saturday, while the Seawolves (35-25) were eliminated from postseason play.