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)
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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)
Posted 11:05 PM 10/19/2012 by KOMU 8 Sports
OXFORD, Miss. - The Mizzou volleyball team dropped to 14-6 overall and 6-4 in SEC play as it lost at Ole Miss, 3-1 (17-25, 21-25, 25-19, 21-25), on Friday night (Oct. 19) at the Gillom Center. Junior All-American Lisa Henning (Blue Springs, Mo.) posted her seventh double-double in the season with (More)
Posted 6:18 PM 8/8/2012
MARSHALL, MO -- Former Missouri Valley College Wrestler Clarissa Chun captured the women's wrestling bronze medal in the 48 kilo weight class Wednesday at the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London. Chun, wrestling for the United States, opened the competition with a two-period win over (More)
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Posted 9:39 PM 8/3/2012 by Ashleigh Johnson
ELDON - Friends, family and neighbors of Olympian Christian Cantwell gathered at the Eldon Community Center Friday night to watch him compete in the Olympic shot put event. During the party, Eldon officials honored Cantwell's family and presented them with proclamations.
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Posted 7:43 AM 8/3/2012 by Kamen Entchev
ELDON - Christian Cantwell, a graduate of Eldon High School and the University of Missouri, will try to win Olympic Gold on Friday in the shot put competition. Cantwell qualified in 9th place for the finals with a throw of 20.41 meters Friday morning. The finals begin at (More)
Posted 8:26 PM 7/29/2012 by Eric Blumberg
COLUMBIA - In his second shot at Olympic gold, Columbia's Christian Cantwell is preparing differently, he's blocked out all distractions. Cantwell says Mid-Missouri's hope for an Olympic medal is riding on his shoulders but he's running out of opportunities... so he has to make it count.(More)
Posted 11:22 AM 7/27/2012 by Maggie Miller
Meet the 2012 Olympians from Missouri:
Brittany Borman will toss the javelin for U.S. Track & Field. She grew up in Festus and attended the University of Oklahoma. She is a four-time NCAA Champion. For Brittany's full (More)
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Posted 8:56 PM 7/13/2012
COLUMBIA -- Former Missouri Tiger Christian Cantwell will throw the shot putt in his second straight Olympics on August 3rd. At the Olympics Trials last month, Cantwell finished third.
He says he is one of six throwers with a shot at Olympic gold.
There are 530 americans competing in the Olympics but Cantwell says he won't participate in opening ceremonies or go to other events. He wants gold and all the admiration that comes with it.
Posted 8:32 PM 6/24/2012
EUGENE, OR -- A few other athletes from the mid-MO area took their shot at joining Team USA in London for this year's Olympic Games.
Former Jefferson City High School pole vaulter Vera Neuenswander. Sadly, she failed to record a height in three attempts at 13-feet-11 and a quarter inches. (More)
Posted 8:31 PM 6/24/2012
EUGENE, OR -- A few familiar Columbia faces were seen at the U.S. Track and Field Olympic Trials. To make this summer's Olympic team, you first have to finish as one of the top in your event. Eldon native, former Mizzou All-American, and current Columbia resident Christian Cantwell is trying to (More)
The Mizzou tennis team eased to a 7-0 win over the Bradley Braves Sunday Afternoon at the Mizzou Tennis Complex. The Tigers improved to 5-10 on the season with the win, while the Braves fell to 2-7.
For the third time in as many years, the Tigers are conference champions. Mizzou posted 118.5 team points en route to the 2014 Mid-American Conference title, their second title since joining the MAC as an affiliate member last year. The squad placed all 10 grapplers in the top six, and...
In a hard-fought match, No. 22 Kentucky pulled out a 4-2 win over the Mizzou tennis team Sunday morning at the Green Tennis Center. The Tigers dropped to 4-10 overall and 0-4 in Southeastern Conference play, while the Wildcats improved to 13-3 and 3-1.
Sunday, March 9, 2014 Missouri vs. Southern Miss Postgame Notes This was Eric Anderson's first weekend start since last season against Kentucky.
A late push from the Tigers wasn't enough as Mizzou baseball (6-7) dropped its series finale against Southern Mississippi (7-9) by a 2-1 final on Sunday afternoon (March 9) at Taylor Stadium. Missouri got a strong start on the mound from Eric Anderson (Highlands Ranch, Colo.), who had his longest...