BARF — or Blazer Athletics Running and Fitness — was established at Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic High School in 2013 as a way to keep athletes in shape between sports seasons and is now a hit among students. The name was chosen to amuse the students, but it's serious work.
Doug Gillin was Missouri's deputy athletics director for almost three years.
Adam Wainwright was hurt Monday while putting a 45-pound weight back on a rack. He returned to St. Louis for an examination by Dr. Michael Brunt, who said the injury was minor.
Reasons vary, but with better awareness, more athletes are being diagnosed with and treated for blood clots.
Allison D'Agostino, who was diagnosed with mosaic Down syndrome when she was 4 years old, was named the best athlete in the state by Special Olympics Missouri in January.
Maddie Stock hit a 3-pointer as time expired to give the Missouri women's basketball team (16-12, 6-9 Southeastern Conference) a 70-69 win over No. 12 Texas A&M.
Kentucky coach John Calipari on Jan. 26, after Missouri had lost five straight games, said that Missouri coach Kim Anderson was doing an amazing job.
Six different Cougars scored at least seven points. Forward John Meyer poured in 11 points on 4-for-7 shooting. Nic Reynolds contributed 10.
After a 1 hour and 8-minute game that made observers pine for a faster pace, Tolton walked away with a 40-23 win over Southern Boone.
The Tigers went 20-33 and won only six of their 30 conferences games in 2014. New players, a different mindset and the unstoppable bullpen are fueling Missouri baseball now.
William Woods controlled the pace of the second half and held on to a late lead to win 66-59.
After beginning the season 12-3, the Hickman High School boys basketball team will enter the district tournament after going on a 2-7 stretch.
Weekend series with University of Illinois Chicago moved because of weather forecast.
The Stars fell to 3-26 overall and 3-21 in the American Midwest Conference.
Cierra Porter led the Bruins with 20 points.
The 33-year-old has a history of drug addiction and alcohol abuse, leading to suspensions that cost him more than three years while in the minors. The Angels have confirmed Hamilton's meeting with MLB, but have declined to give any more information.
Commissioner Roger Goodell and the NFL were handed a second high-profile legal defeat Thursday, when U.S. District Judge David Doty overruled league arbitrator Harold Henderson's December denial of the six-time Pro Bowl running back's appeal.
A timetable for the Chicago Bulls star's return will be determined after the operation.
Vladimir Tarasenko also scored in the tiebreaker for the Blues. Patrik Berglund had St. Louis' score in regulation, and Brian Elliott finished with 30 saves through overtime.
Rodriguez, who hasn't played since September 2013, took ground balls at third base and hit three home runs in 32 swings during batting practice.