Missouri basketball adds Logan College teammates Martavian Payne, Russell Woods

The young Tigers were in need of instant help.

Tolton golf drops head-to-head matchup to Southern Boone

The Trailblazers' Jack Parker had the low round of the day with a 36 over nine holes.

Columbia College golf teams have respectable showings at CMU Eagle Open

The Cougars women's golf team finished third in the two-day event, and the men's team tied for fourth.

Sami Fagan awarded National Player of the Week

Fagan played two games against Western Illinois and three against Arkansas this past week, and during those games she led the Tigers in offensive production. She went 11 for 17 at the plate, drove in 12 runs and hit three home runs in the process.

LeBron gives Celtics the boot in Game 2

Game 3 is Thursday night in Boston, where James had his first stint with Cleveland end with a playoff loss in 2010. James knows the Cavs have to play better — he had six of the team's 18 turnovers — or the Celtics will climb their way back into the series.

Mike Moustakas sends Kansas City Royals to 6-5 victory over Twins

Alex Gordon also went deep for the Royals (11-3), who have taken the first two games of the three-game set after losing their only series of the season in Minnesota last week.

Escobar's HR in 10th lifts Nationals over Cardinals 2-1

Cardinals starter Lance Lynn gave up one run in 6 1/3 innings.


St. Louis Cardinals call up Naval Academy grad Mitch Harris

The Hall of Fame said it believes the only Naval Academy graduate to appear in a major league game was pitcher Nemo Gaines, who made four relief appearances in 1921 with the Washington Senators.

Kansas City Royals' Kelvin Herrera, Yordano Ventura punished for incidents vs A's

The benches cleared on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, when the teams began playing a dangerous game of dodgeball involving 90-plus heat.

US-Cuba relations challenge ballplayers choosing pro path

There were 74 Cubans on major or minor league rosters on opening day, 11 more than last year and more than double the 29 in 2008.

Hickman soccer controls offensive play in win over Troy Buchanan

The Hickman High School soccer team used its speed and intensity in a 2-0 win over Troy Buchanan High School. An early lead gave the Kewpies the confidence to fight the Trojans' tough defense.

It's 'Harley Time' when Missouri closer Breckin Williams enters the game

This week's notebook features a pitcher who sprints to the mound when he's called on to close games.

Battle freshman Alexis Giltrap leads Spartans past Owensville, 4-0

Giltrap scored two goals in Muriel Williams Battle High School's 4-0 win over Owensville High School.

Columbia College's Carly Spalding, Paxton Welch win AMC weekly awards

It's Spalding's third such award of the season and Welch's second.

Missouri softball's Sami Fagan wins SEC Player of the Week

The junior infielder went 11-for-17 with three home runs and 12 RBIs last week.

MLB's 'Statcast' analytics to debut during Tuesday's Cardinals game

Player comparisons will be more precise than ever before with the new data about to be unleashed.

Pominville, Parise give Wild 3-0 win over Blues

The Blues lost on the road in the playoffs for the ninth straight time, and Minnesota now leads the series 2-1. 

Stephens softball swept at William Woods

William Woods has now outscored Stephens 175-4 in the all-time series.

Hickman baseball falls to Jefferson City

Hickman High School baseball lost 4-2 to Jefferson City in Jefferson City on Monday. 

Jameis Winston or Marcus Mariota? Bucs GM says his team has a front-runner for the NFL draft

But, of course, Tampa Bay isn't tipping its hand on which player it will select.