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    Local Scores: Tuesday, May 19, 2015

    Local Scores: Tuesday, May 19, 2015

    Posted 7:58 PM 5/19/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are some scores from around the area for Tuesday, May 19:

    High School Baseball District Final:Rock Bridge 7, Jefferson City 1 

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    Rock Bridge golfers capture title

    Rock Bridge golfers capture title

    Posted 6:54 PM 5/19/2015 by Abby Rice, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    SEDALIA, Mo. - The Rock Bridge High School boys golf team secured the Class 4 State Championship for the second year in a row at the Sedalia Country Club on Monday.

    The win marked the third time in the last five years that the Bruins have won the state title.The Bruins posted a team score (More)

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    Missouri earns first ever SEC Tournament win

    Missouri earns first ever SEC Tournament win

    Posted 5:00 PM 5/19/2015 by Abby Rice, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    HOOVER, Al. - The Missouri baseball team advanced in the SEC Tournament with a 5-1 win over South Carolina on Monday, giving the Tigers their first ever SEC Tournament win in program history. 

    Starter Reggie McClain stepped up in a big way for the Tigers. McClain pitched seven innings (More)

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    Local Scores: Monday, May 18, 2015

    Local Scores: Monday, May 18, 2015

    Posted 10:17 PM 5/18/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are some scores from around the area for Monday, May 18:  

    High School Baseball District Semifinals: 

    Jefferson City 9, Smith-Cotton 4

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    Former Mizzou, JCHS standout Justin Smith retires from NFL

    Former Mizzou, JCHS standout  Justin Smith retires from NFL

    Posted 7:32 PM 5/18/2015 by The Associated Press

    SANTA CLARA, Califonia (AP) - When Justin Smith decided that his body wouldn't let him perform up to his own lofty standards, he knew it was time to stop playing.

    Smith announced Monday that he is retiring after 14 seasons as one of the top defensive linemen in the NFL, dealing yet another (More)

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    Columbia Parks and Recreation men's softball attracts all ages

    Posted 8:05 PM 5/15/2015 by Madi Morris, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - The Columbia Parks and Recreation hosts softball leagues for all ages including a league for men over the age of 50.

    Seven teams participate in the over-50 league and the players' ages range from low 50s to mid-70s. Many of the men have been playing softball through the Parks (More)

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    Wong, Lynn star as Cardinals beat Tigers to avoid sweep

    Wong, Lynn star as Cardinals beat Tigers to avoid sweep

    Posted 10:19 PM 5/17/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Kolten Wong hit a tie breaking home run in the sixth inning and Lance Lynn got his fifth career RBI to back his dominant pitching as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Detroit Tigers 2-1 on Sunday night to avoid a three-game sweep.

    Miguel Cabrera's RBI double in the first (More)

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    Mizzou downs Kansas 7-6 to advance to Super Sectional

    Mizzou downs Kansas 7-6 to advance to Super Sectional

    Posted 5:49 PM 5/17/2015 by Samantha Hoffmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Produucer

    COLUMBIA, Mo. - Mizzou softball's Kirsten Mack hit a grand slam and a double, driving in a career high five runs, to help the Tigers down Kansas 7-6 Sunday and advance to the NCAA Super Regional against UCLA.

    Sophomore P Cheyenne Baxter got the win in the circle for the Tigers, scattering (More)

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    Cabrera hits 400th homer, Tigers outlast Cardinals in 10

    Cabrera hits 400th homer, Tigers outlast Cardinals in 10

    Posted 6:53 PM 5/16/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Miguel Cabrera hit his 400th career home run and nearly five hours later Jose Iglesias had an RBI single in the 10th inning that sent the Detroit Tigers over the St. Louis Cardinals 4-3 on a rainy Saturday.

    Cabrera's milestone shot gave him the most homers by a (More)

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    No. 10 Missouri softball wins border war

    No. 10 Missouri softball wins border war

    Posted 6:49 PM 5/16/2015 by Tyler Murry, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - After a big win against Indiana State, the Tigers kept to their winning ways against rival Kansas, 5-3.

    Despite trailing early, Missouri's bats came alive as Emily Crane, Sami Fagan and Amanda Sanchez each recorded a pair of hits to lift the Tigers.

    On the mound, Tori (More)

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    Local Scores: Saturday May 18, 2015

    Local Scores: Saturday May 18, 2015

    Posted 4:33 PM 5/16/2015 by Tyler Murry, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are your local scores for Saturday, May 18.

    NCAA Baseball:

    University of Kentucky: 8

    University of Missouri: 2

    NCAA Softball:

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    Missouri baseball falls to Kentucky

    Missouri baseball falls to Kentucky

    Posted 4:05 PM 5/16/2015 by Tyler Murry, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Following its first win in 13 days, the Missouri men's baseball team added another tally to the loss column falling, 8-2, to Kentucky.

    The loss marks the seventh loss for the Tigers in their past three games as the team is now 4-7 in the month of May. Missouri's record now sits (More)

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    Local Scores: Wednesday, May 13

    Local Scores: Wednesday, May 13

    Posted 9:54 PM 5/13/2015 by Luke Slabaugh, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are some scores from around the area on Wednesday, May 13:

    High School Baseball:

    Rolla 5

    So. Boone 0

    Fatima 10

    Fulton 5

    High School Soccer:

    Hannibal 1

    So. Boone 0

     

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