Missouri wins sixth straight Border Showdown title

Wednesday, March 21, 2012 | 7:15 p.m. CDT; updated 7:21 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, March 21, 2012

COLUMBIA — Missouri athletics secured its sixth straight Border Showdown title last weekend when the Missouri softball team swept Kansas in a three-game series at University Field. 

Missouri currently leads Kansas 21-4 in this year’s standings with 14 points outstanding. The title gives Missouri an 8-2 record in the Border Showdown Series.

Border Showdown Series

Year    Winner    Points
2010-11    Mizzou    23-16
2009-10    Mizzou    23-16.5
2008-09    Mizzou    23-17
2007-08    Mizzou    24-15
2006-07    Mizzou    25-14
2005-06    Kansas    23-17
2004-05    Mizzou    22.5-17.5
2003-04    Kansas    21.5-18.5
2002-03    Mizzou    32-8.5

The biggest margin in the series was the first contest in 2002-2003 when Missouri dominated Kansas 32-8.5.

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