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)
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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)
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)
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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)
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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Posted 2:57 PM 2/16/2014 by Jonathan Deutsch, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - The old saying goes, "Home is where the heart is."
Sarah Shire Brown, one of the assistant gymnastics coaches at Southeast Missouri State, walked into the Hearnes Center on February 7 with love and memories on her mind.
"The memories come flooding back," Brown said. "I (More)
Posted 7:13 PM 2/18/2014 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
SOCHI, Ru. - It's been a whirlwind week for St. Louis Blues' forward T.J. Oshie. Now representing Team USA during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia, Oshie became an overnight, (or early morning depending upon your location), sensation.
St. Louis Blues fans have known about this (More)
Mizzou volleyball closed its season with a 3-2 (27-25, 25-23, 21-25, 21-25, 12-15) loss to Alabama on Wednesday night (Nov. 26) at the Hearnes Center. The Tigers were led by sophomore Carly Kan (Honolulu, Hawaii), who tallied her 19th double-double of the season, matching the school record for double-doubles in...
Mizzou kept host school Chaminade at an arm's length throughout the Tigers' final game at the EA Sports Maui Invitational, outrunning the Silverswords down the stretch for a 74-60 victory.
The Mizzou men's swimming and diving team is ranked third nationally in the Nov. 26 College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) NCAA Division I Men's Team Rankings, the CSCAA announced on Wednesday. The No. 3 ranking is the highest in program history, besting the No. 7 ranking the squad...
Mizzou volleyball sophomore All-American Carly Kan (Honolulu, Hawaii) was named SEC Scholar Athlete of the Year, as announced by the SEC office on Wednesday (Nov. 25). Kan shares the award with Florida's Holly Pole and Texas A&M's Shelby Sullivan. This is the second major academic award for Kan this year...
For the second time this season, junior diver Lauren Reedy earned accolades from the Southeastern Conference, as she was named the SEC Female Diver of the Week on Tuesday. The Rochester Hills, Mich., native also earned the same honor on Oct. 28.