April 18, 2010
Tom Dresner uses the riser lines to practice controlling his parafoil before takeoff. When flying, Dresner looks for large, open fields where wind tends to be less choppy.
April 17, 2010
Former Missouri wide receiver Danario Alexander works out his left knee at the Missouri Athletic Training Complex. Missouri head athletic trainer Rex Sharp says Alexander, who is rehabbing from his fourth injury to the knee in the past three years, knows more about his own body than any athlete Sharp has dealt with.
Junior Marla Schweisberger attempts to hit a pitch in front of a packed crowd against Texas Tech on Saturday at University Field.
Missouri senior Gina Schneider tags out Texas Tech sophomore Ashley Hamada during a play at second base.
Senior Jana Hainey fires a pitch across the plate in Saturday's game. Hainey pitched more than five innings while allowing just one run in her best performance this season.
Freshman Jenna Marston connects with the ball during Saturday's game.
MU defensive back Kip Edwards runs the ball during the Black and Gold spring game on Saturday at Faurot Field.
Former MU quarterback Chase Daniel speaks with Hayden Ekern and Kellen Ekern during the halftime show of the Black and Gold game Saturday.
Missouri coach Tim Jamieson speaks with an umpire as Missouri pitcher Jeff Scardino leaves the field. Scardino was ejected during the game after hitting a batter.
Missouri pitcher Zack Hardoin throws against Oklahoma State on Saturday at Taylor Stadium.
Hickman freshman Kate Hulen waits for a pass to move the ball up field against Francis Howell Central.
Hickman freshman Sarah Levin, right, pushes past Francis Howell Central's Karlee Schweigert during Saturday's game. The Kewpies lost 2-0.
April 16, 2010
Nick Tepesch pitches early for Missouri against Oklahoma State on Friday at Taylor Stadium. The MU junior pitched seven innings and struck out eight batters.
The entrance to Rockhill Park sits off Rollins Street. The East Campus Neighborhood Association is trying to rename the park and expand it in honor of Clyde Wilson, a former mayor.
Missouri men’s basketball coach Mike Anderson reacts to a bad play near the end of the Missouri's game against Nebraska in the first round of the Big 12 Conference Tournament in March at the Sprint Center in Kansas City.
Sgt. Chris Kelley of the Columbia Police Department talks with a patron of Generic Nightclub on March 11. Kelley is one of the downtown patrol now wearing a small video camera clipped onto his shirt front during patrol hours, which functions as another set of eyes and provides further evidence if any altercations occur.
The Columbia Police Department has instituted the use of small video cameras clipped to the shirt fronts of patrol officers as a way to provide more evidence in situations where an altercation occurs, or to simply act as another set of eyes.
R. Lawrence Dessem speaks to students during an afternoon meeting concerning MU School of Law’s recent drop in the US News & World Report's Best Graduate Schools.
MU law student Caroline Pinkston asks a question about the MU School of Law's current status during an afternoon meeting in the Law School Courtroom on Tuesday. The School's rank recently dropped from No. 65 to No. 93 in the US News & World Report's Best Graduate Schools.
April 15, 2010
Former Missouri defensive tackle Joe Andrew Maples hands his resume to a recruiter at the Missouri athletics career fair. The annual event offers career placement services and job hunting training for athletes.