The Missouri baseball team won its season opener 8-3 against Portland at the Oakland A’s Spring Training Camp in Phoenix.
Senior pitcher Erik Dessau started and threw six scoreless innings, allowing three hits and picking up the win. Junior shortstop Greg O’Neill had two hits, including a triple, and sophomore right-fielder Hunter Mense also had two hits.
Last weekend was one the Missouri wrestling team would like to forget.
After falling to No. 1 Oklahoma State 31-9 on Friday, the No. 13 Tigers lost again a mere 14 hours later to No. 6 Oklahoma 18-14.
Columbia police Officer Molly Bowden will be honored with a full police funeral that will be held Tuesday at Mizzou Arena. The service will include a 21-gun salute ceremonial last call.