Local businesses and organizations sponsored the event, so the four days of activities, meals and learning were free to participants. Camp counselors were officers from the Columbia Police Department, Boone County Sheriff’s Department and the Jefferson City National Guard.
Register was good. Really good.
But in 1994, an injury changed everything.
The Missouri football team has been picked to win the Big 12 Conference North Division in a preseason media poll conducted by the Big 12 office. It is the first time the Tigers have been picked to win the North. Before this year’s poll, the highest that the Tigers have been picked to finish was second, in 2004.