Posted 10:46 AM 1/6/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Two members of the Mizzou Wheelchair Basketball team have landed on the 2014 USA Men's Wheelchair Basketball 16-man roster. Carter Arey and John Gilbert, who were both part of the 2013 team, made the cut following four days of tryouts this past week at (More)
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Posted 7:50 PM 11/3/2013 by Phil Bergman, KOMU8 Sports
Coach Wayne Kreklow won his 500th game as a head coach today when his No. 7 Missouri Tigers defeated No. 19 Kentucky in straight sets (25-21, 25-23, 25-22).
The win improved Missouri to a national-best 27-0, and 11-0 in SEC play.
Junior All-SEC middle blocker Whitney (More)
Posted 8:29 PM 10/13/2013 by Phil Bergman, KOMU8 Sports
The 25th-ranked Missouri Tigers volleyball team defeated the Alabama Crimson Tide in four sets (25-22, 22-25, 25-20, 25-17) earlier today in front of a season-high 3,534 fans at the Hearnes Center.
With the win, the Tigers extended their school-record win streak to start the season to 21 (More)
Posted 7:46 PM 10/6/2013 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Kevin Harvick won a wreck-filled race at Kansas Speedway on Sunday, keeping out of trouble all afternoon and making a big move in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.
Harvick pulled away from Kurt Busch and Jeff Gordon on a restart with 19 laps to go for his third (More)
Posted 8:28 PM 9/15/2013 by Phil Bergman, KOMU8 Sports
FAYETTE - Ricardo Valsien scored in the 100th minute to lift Central Methodist to a 2-1 overtime win over Jamestown College (N.D.).
After Jamestown scored early on in the game, Valsien tied the score up at one in the 32nd minute with a shot from six yards out. Central Methodist went on to (More)
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Posted 3:22 PM 7/1/2013 by Ashley Colley
COLUMBIA -- One month after the 2013 USA Men's Wheelchair Basketball Team Top 20 was announced, the team is now down to the final 12 members. Mizzou's Carter Arey is one of twelve players to make the final list, announced on Monday. Since being selected in June to the Top 20, Arey has been (More)
Posted 1:17 PM 6/19/2013 by Ashley Colley
COLUMBIA -- Following a week of tryouts in front of the United States Olympic Committee in Birmingham, Alabama, current Mizzou Wheelchair Basketball player Connor Downes has been selected to represent Team USA. Connor was one of twelve selected for the USA Under 23 National Team on Monday.
Connor and his team will now travel to the International Wheelchair Basketball Federation U23 World Champions in Adana, Turkey from September 5-15, 2013.
Posted 8:14 PM 6/8/2013
EUGENE, OR - The Tigers finish the NCAA Outdoor Championships in Eugene with two All-American finishes from Kearsten Peoples and Katrine Haarklau.
Peoples claims her third All-American honor for her career. On the final day of the NCAA Outdoor Championships she finished 6th in (More)
Posted 11:40 AM 6/2/2013 by Ashley Colley
COLUMBIA -- After a week of tryouts at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Mizzou's Carter Arey is now a part of Team USA. Arey was named one of 20 that made the first round of cuts for the 2013 USA Men's Wheelchair Basketball Team.
"Coach walked in with a list in his (More)
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Posted 5:04 PM 6/3/2013
OKLAHOMA CITY - Former Mizzou softball players Nicole Hudson and Rhea Taylor have been invited to the USA Softball Women's National Team Selection Camp to be held in Oklahoma City, Okla., June 10-12.
Hudson finished her Mizzou career ranking in the school's all-time Top 10 in hits (More)
Posted 10:56 AM 5/29/2013 by Associated Press
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) - Wrestling, squash and baseball-softball have made the IOC short list for inclusion in the 2020 Olympics.
Three months after being dropped from the 2020 program, wrestling took a big step toward keeping its Olympic status.
Eliminated from contention (More)
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)
Mizzou baseball has cancelled its midweek series against Central Arkansas, originally scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday (March 3-4) at Taylor Stadium. No make-up date has been announced for the games. The snowfall over the weekend and the cold weather forecasted for the early part of the week are the reason...
With a 57-41 senior night win over Arkansas, Mizzou Women's Basketball improved its record to 17-12 overall and 7-9 in the SEC. The seven conference wins is the most the team has had since the 2005-06 season.
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Mizzou tennis kicked off their Southeastern Conference season today at the Billingsley Tennis Center, and dropped a 6-1 contest to No. 50 Arkansas. The Tigers fought back early to win two-of-three and the doubles point, but later fell in singles play against the Razorbacks.