Columbia College women's soccer wins battle for first place in AMC

Mercedes Kercado and the Cougar defense are why Columbia (6-4-1) is in sole possession of first place in the American Midwest Conference after a 2-0 victory over Missouri Baptist on Saturday.

Without star Todd Gurley, Georgia trounces Missouri

Georgia players said the absence of Todd Gurley added extra motivation behind Saturday's 34-0 win over Missouri.

Missouri football's defense bends then breaks in loss to Georgia

Missouri's defense was on the field for 83 plays against the Bulldogs. The Tigers held Georgia to a pair of field goals in the first quarter, but the Bulldogs' attack would break through for 34 points. 

MU student takes pride in sharing name with Missouri football player

Mitch Morse is a senior left tackle for the Tigers. Mitchell Morse is a senior accounting student who was mistaken by sports agents for the offensive lineman. 

Rock Bridge football loses to Winton Woods 41-20

The Rock Bridge High School football team lost to Winton Woods (Ohio) on Saturday night, but coach A.J. Ofodile said he thinks his team can learn from its mistakes.

Rock Bridge boys soccer wins dramatically

Carter Gerling scored the game-winning goal for the Rock Bridge High School boys team to defeat Francis Howell High School 4-3. It was the third goal in four games for Gerling after moving from midfield to forward.

TIGERS REPORT LIVE: Social scenes and live coverage from Missouri vs Georgia

The Missouri Tigers were back in Columbia to take on the Georgia Bulldogs. Missourian reporters walked around the stadium and kept their eyes open online for your thoughts, reactions and moments from the game. Check out our social coverage of all the action below, and follow us on Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat (comissourian) and Facebook.

Kansas City Royals create late-inning magic again, lead ALCS 2-0

Alcides Escobar doubled in the go-ahead run in the ninth inning, Mike Moustakas extended his home run-binge and the Royals remained perfect in the playoffs in a 6-4 win against the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday. Kansas City took a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven matchup.

Defensive miscues hurt Battle football in loss to Jefferson City

Battle was trying a new system of defensive play-calling in the first half. Instead of using a system of hand signals, coaches held up white boards with various pictures and numbers on them.

Cardinals bats silenced in Game 1 of NLCS

San Francisco starter Madison Bumgarner set a major league postseason record with 26 2/3 consecutive scoreless innings on the road. The Giants won 3-0 and took a 1-0 lead in the National League Championship Series.

Columbia College men's soccer beats Missouri Baptist at Battle High School

The game was scheduled for 3:30 p.m., but didn't start until almost an hour later because a middle school football game ran late.

Gordon-led Royals beat Orioles 8-6 in ALCS

Gordon homered to put Kansas City in front, Mike Moustakas added a two-run shot and the Royals defeated the Baltimore Orioles 8-6 Friday night in the opener of the AL Championship Series.

Blues start fast, beat Flames 4-1

Joakim Lindstrom, David Backes, Alex Pietrangelo and Vladimir Tarasenko scored for the Blues, and Paul Stastny and Kevin Shattenkirk each had three assists. St. Louis improved to 7-1-1 in its last nine games against Calgary.

Columbia College makes two wins at Spartan Invitational this weekend

The Cougars defeated St. Catharine College with scores of 25-17, 25-19, 25-19. They then swept Culver Stockton College 25-17, 25-11, 25-20.

100 YEARS OF KEWPIES: Hickman High School embraces unusual mascot

Hickman High School — formerly Columbia High School — is celebrating its 100th year as the Kewpies. The mascot might seem odd to outsiders, but students, faculty and alumni embrace the naked baby.

Hickman football captures first win of season in comeback against Liberty

The Kewpies (1-7) hadn't won a football game since last October before Friday's victory over Liberty High School.

100 YEARS OF KEWPIES: Kewpie website keeps Hickman alumni close

Charley Blackmore, also known as "Mr. Kewpie," is the mastermind of, a website started in 1998. The page has information about Hickman High School's graduating classes and its unusual mascot, the Kewpie. The site has helped alumni maintain close ties to the high school.

100 YEARS OF KEWPIES: Kewpie nickname used by places other than Hickman

The Kewpie nickname at Hickman High School was rumored to be the only one of its kind in the world. But is that true?

100 YEARS OF KEWPIES: How well do you know the Hickman mascot?

Test your Kewpie IQ — or I-Kewpie — with these trivia questions.

Missouri volleyball beats Auburn 3-0 for third conference sweep in five matches

Senior Whitney Little secured her ninth school record with 378 career block assists. She helped the team tally