February 12, 2010
Tucson Ford Dealers Aquatics club member, Masayuki Kishida, swims the 100-meter butterfly finals round on Friday, during the fourth annual Missouri Grand Prix at the Student Recreation Area. Kishida completed in 53.46 seconds and won the event.
Parkland Aquatic Club member, Madison Burns, cheers on her teammates in the 800-meter freestyle relay on Friday, during the fourth annual Missouri Grand Prix at the Student Recreation Center. Parkland Aquatic placed third in that event.
Hickman junior guard, Marcus Whitt, drives the basket as Jefferson City guard, Jeremy Tisdel, defends on Friday night at Hickman High.
Hickman senior guard, Lyle Harris, center, drives the basket while Jefferson City guards Spencer Carlock, left, and Jeremy Tisdel, right, follow close behind on Friday night at Hickman High.
Matt Kelly, a Rock Bridge Bruins junior, jumps to take a shot against the Wesport Tigers in Friday night's game.
From left to right, ball boys Logan Reuter, 10, Luke Bley, 11, and Rock Bridge Booster Club Vice President Ron Schmidt present Steve Moore, Gary Tapp, John Donovan, Joan Pauly Upperman, and Jack Roach with plaques commemorating their induction into the Rock Bridge High School Athletic Hall of Fame, Friday night.
Bruins senior, Logan Parks, hangs off the basket after dunking the ball as Tigers senior, William Verner, looks on during Friday night's game.
Bruins senior, Ricky Kreklow, jumps up for a shot against the Westport Tigers as their sophomore, Tyreek Freeman, moves in to block during Friday night's game.
Rock Bridge High senior Stephanie Curtis smells the floral arrangement she is working on at the Columbia Area Career Center flower shop. The shop held a special sale for Valentine's Day on Friday.
Stephanie Curtis, a senior at Rock Bridge High, arranges roses in the back room of the flower shop at the Columbia Area Career Center on Friday. The flower shop is staffed by high school students as part of a class.
Rock Bridge high school junior Christy Beck creates a bow for a floral arrangement at the Columbia Area Career Center floral shop on Friday. The arrangements in the shop are created by students as part of a floral and plant design class.
The Columbia Area Career Center flower shop is decked out for Valentine's Day. The shop sells floral arrangements as well as potted plants.
Ous Mellouli, swimming for the Trojan Swim Club of the University of South California, competes in the men's 400m individual medley on Friday during the Missouri Grand Prix. Mellouli, gold medal winner at the Beijing Olympics, finished in 4:28.73, placing first in his heat and the preliminary rounds.
Swimmers dive at the start of the fifth heat of the women's 100m breaststroke on Friday during the Missouri Grand Prix. Haylee Johnson, top far left, a national qualifier swimming for the University of British Columbia Dolphins, finished in 1:11.47, taking first in the heat and third in the preliminary.
Tristin Baxter, 17, swimming for the Clovis Swim Club, competes in the women's 400 individual medley Friday at the Missouri Grand Prix. Baxter finished in 5:01.14, placing first in her heat.
A recap of the week's major events, as seen in photographs.
Pineda Gary of Guatemala competes during heat 7 of the men's 200m freestyle at the Missouri Grand Prix Friday inside the Missouri Aquatic Center.
Swimmers plunge into the depths during heat 3 of the men's 100m breaststroke at the Missouri Grand Prix Friday inside the Mizzou Aquatic Center.
Swimmers compete in the women's 200m freestyle during the Missouri Grand Prix Friday at the Mizzou Aquatic Center.
Blas Yslas of MU powers through the water during the second heat of the men's 100m breaststroke Friday at the Missouri Grand Prix at the Mizzou Aquatic Center.