JUPITER, Fla. — Jim Edmonds’ first batting practice session left him feeling far from optimistic that he will be ready for Opening Day.
It wasn’t supposed to end this way.
As Missouri guard Keon Lawrence sat by his locker after Missouri’s loss to Baylor on Thursday in the first round of the Big 12 Conference tournament, his eyes began to water. But he was careful not to let any tears fall from his face.
After a lackluster performance in a 6-1 loss to Colorado on Saturday, Missouri tennis coach Blake Starkey found few bright spots in the first outdoor match of the season for the Tigers. However, when asked about the play of senior Amanda Pratzel, Starkey’s expression brightened, and his tone changed drastically.
It was a familiar scene for the Missouri gymnastics team on Friday night at Hearnes Center. Senior Whitney Crater, described as the team’s “voice,” cheered her teammates through their routines when she wasn’t wowing on vault and floor. Dependable senior Amanda Pezzullo, described as the team’s “rock,” hit solid routines without so much as a waver. And senior Ali Gilmore, the team’s “inspiration,” received the night’s loudest cheers when she hit her final bar routine in front of a home crowd.
He collapsed in the 1,500 meters.
OKLAHOMA CITY – The frustration became evident about midway through the second half. Most of it was directed toward the referees, which is unusual for a Missouri team that has usually been able to hide its disappointment with officiating calls this season.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Stefhon Hannah returned to the starting lineup Thursday after not starting Saturday’s game against Texas A&M. It was the first time Hannah hadn’t started all season. The Tigers used the starting
The Hickman girls basketball team has been in this situation before.
Collegiate track and field can be seen an individual sport. Each part of a team, distance runners, sprinters, jumpers and throwers, work on their particular skills in a different area of the practice facility.
By the time it was Ali Gilmore’s turn to compete on the uneven bars Saturday night in Pittsburgh, the Missouri gymnastics team was two events deep in a less than spectacular night.
Fans who attend the Missouri tennis team’s match against Colorado on Saturday at the Green Tennis Center will encounter something they haven’t seen in a while.
For Rockhurst forward Conner Teahan, tonight and Saturday’s games in the Missouri Class 5 boys basketball final four at the Show-Me Showdown at Mizzou Arena won’t mark the end of his playing career in blue and white in Columbia.
Rachel Brawner is back and says she is ready to ignite the Columbia College softball team’s offense.
Sweeping wasn’t all that was on the mind of Missouri baseball coach Tim Jamieson Wednesday night.
OKLAHOMA CITY – Missouri guard Stefhon Hannah simply can’t stand even the thought of not having the ball in his hands. At the least, he hopes one of his teammates has the ball.
Chasity Prince is rarely in the spotlight.
Sarah Stringer couldn’t remember a day like she had Wednesday.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Usually kids have to do a lot of begging to get their parents to excuse them from a day of school. Either that or they can occasionally fake an illness, depending on how good their acting is.
“Athletic chess” is how Robbie Roach describes the game of tennis. Many tennis players say they like the intense workout and enjoy hustling from the backcourt to the net.