• Missouri soccer falls to West Virginia 3-2

    Missouri soccer falls to West Virginia 3-2

    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)

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  • Lincoln University Women Win Outdoor Track & Field Title

    Lincoln University Women Win Outdoor Track & Field Title

    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)

  • Columbia College Sends Two National Championships

    Columbia College Sends Two National Championships

    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)

  • Arey, Gilbert Make 2014 USA Men's World Championship Team

    Arey, Gilbert Make 2014 USA Men's World Championship Team

    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)

  • Tuesday, March 25: Local Scores

    Tuesday, March 25: Local Scores

    Posted 8:55 PM 3/25/2014 by Ky Bright, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here's a look at local scores on Tuesday, March 25.

    NAIA Baseball

    • Mid-America Nazarene 3 at Missouri Valley 6
    • Mid-America Nazarene 19 at Missouri (More)
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  • Tigers Fall To Golden Eagles 2-1

    Tigers Fall To Golden Eagles 2-1

    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)

  • No. 15 Missouri Softball Loses in Extras to No. 13 Texas A&M 4-3

    No. 15 Missouri Softball Loses in Extras to No. 13 Texas A&M 4-3

    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)

  • Rock Bridge Swimmer Defending State Title

    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.

    "It was just really (More)

  • Thursday's Olympic Action: U.S. Women's Hockey Shoot for Gold

    Thursday's Olympic Action: U.S. Women's Hockey Shoot for Gold

    Posted 10:45 AM 2/20/2014 by Jake Lasofsky, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

    (Programming note: For up to date news and highlights from the winter games, log on to KOMU's Olympic Zone.)

    Canada and the United States, the two dominant nations in women's hockey, clash again in the gold medal final (More)

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  • Former Tiger Gymnast Returns Home

    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)

  • Blues' Oshie Making Name For Himself In Sochi

    Blues' Oshie Making Name For Himself In Sochi

    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)

  • Skiing, Snowboarding Highlight Day 11 of 2014 Sochi Olympics

    Skiing, Snowboarding Highlight Day 11 of 2014 Sochi Olympics

    Posted 11:08 AM 2/18/2014 by Jake Lasofsky, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

    (Programming note: For highlights and online coverage of the 2014 winter games, log on to KOMU 8's Olympic Zone.)

    This event features a redemption opportunity as Dutch star Sven Kramer looks to win the gold medal that (More)

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  • Cross Country. Women's XC Wins Season Opener Against Illinois

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The Tigers kicked off their 2014 season on Friday, going head-to-head against fellow-Midwest Region competitors, Illinois, on their home course in Champaign. It was an exciting showing under new head coach, Marc Burns, with both teams showing a lot of positives early on.

  • W. Soccer. Grant Strikes Twice as Soccer Downs TCU in OT, 2-1

    Senior Taylor Grant scored two goals, including the game-winner in the 92nd minute, as the Mizzou soccer team earned a 2-1 overtime victory over TCU Friday night in Fort Worth, Texas. The Tigers improved to 1-1-1 on the season, while the Horned Frogs fell to 1-2-0.

  • M. Golf. Mizzou Golf Returns to the Turning Stone Intercollegiate

    Mizzou Golf kicks off the 2014-15 season in Verona, N.Y., looking for its third consecutive win at the Turning Stone Intercollegiate Sunday Aug. 31- Monday Sept. 1.

  • W. Volleyball. Mizzou 3, MVSU 0 - Notes

    Notes-With the win, Mizzou has now won 35 consecutive regular season matches, the longest active streak in the nation.-The Tigers have also won 19 consecutive regular season non-conference matches, dating back to the 2012 season.

  • W. Volleyball. No. 15 Mizzou Opens 2014 With Sweep of MVSU

    No. 15 Mizzou Volleyball opened its season with a 3-0 (25-7, 25-11, 25-17) win over Mississippi Valley State in the first match of the North Texas Invitational on Friday afternoon (Aug. 29) at the North Texas Volleyball Center. The Tigers have now won their last 35 regular season matches, the...