October 25, 2014
The parade Saturday morning was one of the highlights of the 103rd anniversary celebration of MU's Homecoming.
Members of the Chinese Performing Arts Group perform a lion dance at MU's 103rd Homecoming Parade as it makes its way down Ninth Street on Saturday.
Laura Pruitt, whose roller derby name is "L on Wheels," greets parade-goers at MU's Homecoming Parade on Saturday. L on Wheels and other members of the Como Derby Dames performed tricks on roller skates throughout the parade.
Tubas lie on the ground as members of Marching Mizzou wait for MU's 103rd Homecoming Parade to begin Saturday morning.
Jane Rabeni plays the Great Highland bagpipe during the MU Homecoming Parade on Saturday. Rabeni is a member of Boone County Fire Protection Pipes and Drums.
Kelly Shaw, 20, leads the way as members of MU's Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity and Alpha Delta Pi sorority march in the Homecoming Parade on Saturday. The theme of the groups' parade float was amusement parks. Shaw was dressed like Mr. Six, a character from commercials for Six Flags.
The Fairfax (Mo.) High School marching band performs Saturday along Broadway Street during MU's Homecoming Parade.
October 24, 2014
The Battle High School football team crushed Washington 56-8 during the first game of the district playoffs on Friday. Battle will play at Waynesville next Friday in the second round of the district playoffs.
Battle wide receiver Jaevon McQuitty and quarterback Brevinn Tyler celebrate after connecting for a touchdown against Washington on Friday. Battle beat Washington 56-8 in the first game of the district playoffs.
Battle linebacker Malachi Hughes-Gardner tackles Washington running back Jared Rennick on Friday. Battle beat Washington 56-8 in the first game of the playoffs.
Battle defensive coordinator Cedric Alvis draws up plays for his team during halftime on Friday. Battle beat Washington 56-8 in the first game of the playoffs.
Battle linebacker Mallick White tackles Washington quarterback Adam Kleekamp on Friday. Battle Football beat Washington 56-8 in the first game of the playoffs.
Battle running back Nash Sutherlin breaks away after finding free space against Washington on Friday. Battle beat Washington 56-8 in the first game of the district playoffs.
San Francisco Giants' Gregor Blanco is out at first as he dives with Kansas City Royals' Eric Hosmer covering during the seventh inning of Game 3 of the World Series on Friday in San Francisco.
The space camp-themed Homecoming house decorations by Sigma Kappa and Theta Chi were a big hit with the kids on Friday. Each Greek Life pairing is required to preform a theme-oriented skit to accompany their house decks.
Avery Dixon, 11, touches the colored tissue paper, or "pomps", that make the bunny ear on Delta Delta Delta and Alpha Epsilon Pi's magic show-themed house decorations on Friday. Dixon's parents work for a campus ministry, and she attends Homecoming house decks in Greektown each year.
Members of Beta Sigma Psi fraternity climb scaffolding during a space camp-themed skit on Friday in Greektown. Each Greek Life pairing is required to preform a theme oriented skit to accompany their house decks.
The Stephens College women's soccer team suffered a 3-0 defeat against Johnson & Wales University-Denver on Friday.
Goal keeper Amanda Chapman blocks the ball during Stephens College 3-0 loss against Johnson & Wales University-Denver on Friday.
No. 6 midfielder Kenzie Andrade passes the ball during the match on Friday. Stephens College lost to Johnson & Wales University-Denver 3-0.