May 11, 2008
Two disc jockeys bring Berlin-style bar pingpong to Mojo's.
May 10, 2008
MU senior, Bisserat Tseggai, participates in Glimpse of Eternity III which took place at the MU Baptist Student Union on Friday. The event was organized by Campus Crusade for Christ in conjunction with other Christian student organizations on campus and featured worship bands and speakers.
Julie Hutton, left, and Missi Trask, right, from the Chi Alpha Band, sing at Glimpse of Eternity III at the MU Baptist Student Union on Friday. The event was organized by Campus Crusade for Christ in conjunction with other Christian student organizations on campus.
Three generations of the Bruck family gathered in Oklahoma City on Saturday for Tiger softball and Mother's Day. Ashanti Bruck, 1, watched from the bleachers next to her grandmother Dee Bruck, as her mother, Tiger pitcher Jen Bruck, took the mound against Texas Tech. Pictured from center left are Jen Bruck, Ashanti Bruck and Dee Bruck among Mizzou players following the game.
Mizzou pitcher Jen Bruck shares a moment with her daughter, Ashanti, 1, following the Tigers' 5-3 loss to Texas Tech in Oklahoma City on Saturday.
Ashanti Bruck, 1, reaches for her mom's ice pack after Mizzou's game against Texas Tech on Saturday. Tiger pitcher Jen Bruck, the only mom on the team, was cheered on from the bleachers by her parents, Dee and Chris Bruck, and her daughter, Ashanti.
Dee Bruck watches her daughter, Jen Bruck, at bat during Mizzou's game against Texas Tech. Bruck and her husband, Chris, traveled from St. Peters, Mo. with their granddaughter, Ashanti, 1, to watch their daughter play on Mother's Day weekend.
Rock Bridge Bruin Aaron Frank plays a singles match against Lebanon's Matt Oursbourn at the high school tennis district meet Saturday at Rock Bridge High School.
Hickman's Brandon Page plays a singles match against Jefferson City's Andrew Scheperle at the high school tennis district meet Saturday.
Rhea Dehning quickly huddled her graduating daughter, Michaela, together with her brother, Mark, and dad, Chris, for a picture moments after the Stephens College commencement Saturday afternoon. Michaela graduated summa cum laude in Digital Filmmaking.
Nadine Davis rides along the MKT trail from Twin Lakes Park to Flat Branch Park with her daughters Morgan, 10, and Samantha, 7, as part of the Mother's Day ride Saturday morning, May 10, 2008. The Mother's Day Weekend Ride was the last event for Bike, Walk and Wheel Week.
Sarah Ashman lets her son Henry Bendel, 1, play with the flowers that she received for Mother's Day halfway through the Mother's Day bike ride on Saturday afternoon at Flat Branch Park. Ashman works at Walt's bike shop who helped with the event by renting bikes to those who needed them. The GetAbout Columbia group organized the Mother's Day ride as the final event for Bike, Walk and Wheel Week.
Shernelle Nicholls prepares to throw her shotput during practice on April 23. Nicholls is a Barbados native studying nursing at MU and is an Olympic hopeful for the summer games.
Shernelle Nicholls rubs her shotput with chalk at the beginning of practice The Barbados native throws for the has aspirations to go to the summer games in Beijing.
One of the faith-based acts performing at the Glimpse of Eternity III event was H.I.S. Life Praise Dance. The MU troupe, which is going into its third year, uses mimes to deliver sermons and chants.
May 9, 2008
Senior Bruin Eric Clark, (left) and James Hudelson talk during a break in the baseball game Thursday at Taylor Stadium in Columbia. Rock Bridge and Hickman High schools played the last rival game before districts.
Rock Bridge Bruins pitcher Jaide Rose throws the ball at the baseball game Thursday at Taylor Stadium. The game went extra innings, ending in the ninth, with Rock Bridge winning 5-1 over Hickman.
Hickman's interim girls soccer coach Jeff Wallace, left, and his assistant, Sandy Paulson, took over the team this season.
Mike Berrett, an experimental poet, played a large part in beginning the slam poetry movement in Chicago.