Dom DiMaggio was a seven-time All Star, holds his team's record for the longest consecutive game hitting streak and was involved in many charitable causes for medical and education institutions.
The MU softball team will head to the Big 12 tournament in Oklahoma City as the No. 2 seed.
Missouri women's golf coach Stephanie Priesmeyer said junior Julia Potter played well in the first round of the NCAA East Regional on Thursday in Gainesville, Fla.
The Bruins pulled off a close victory over Belleville (Ill.) West before earning a sweep over Triad High School to move their record to 18-0 this season.
The Bruins' Aaron Skinner and Blake Buchert upset the favorites in the Class 2 state doubles championship last season. Since then, opponents have become more aware of the team's talent.
The Rock Bridge girls soccer team earned its second victory over rival Hickman this season with a 2-0 triumph Wednesday at Rock Bridge.
Big 12 Conference football coaches have rejected a proposal to change the controversial tiebreaker that gave Oklahoma the nod over Texas in the three-way tie in the Big 12 South last season.
Hickman lineman Josh Harvey has earned a scholarship to play football at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, next fall. Right now though, he is focusing on returning to the state track and field meet in the shot put.
It has become a tradition for the Rock Bridge girls soccer team to design shirts the night before its last home game against Hickman rival each season. The Bruins (6-11) play the Kewpies (6-10-1) at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Rock Bridge.
In the teams' final meeting of the season, the Bruins beat the Kewpies 9-0 for the second time. Rock Bridge dominated most of the matches.
Missouri used the pitcher-by-committee approach for the 16th time this season, but it didn't work, falling 10-5 to Missouri State on Tuesday night at Taylor Stadium to end a seven-game winning streak.
Missouri freshman quarterback Blaine Dalton said prescription painkillers found in his car during a traffic stop belonged to a former teammate.
MSHSAA starter Dave Carlson has been officiating track and field meets in mid-Missouri since 1963.
Hickman and Rock Bridge high schools' tennis teams met Tuesday to play each other for the last time this season.
Tigers senior Peter Malnati was one of 10 individuals chosen to compete at an NCAA regional golf tournament in Stillwater, Okla.
The addition of Tyler Stone and Jon Underwood could help the Missouri men's basketbal team fill the void left by the graduation of seniors DeMarre Carroll and Leo Lyons.
The Bruins played in another 1-0 game, coming out on the winning side Monday with junior Kelsey Reimler scoring the loan goal.
The MU Department of Athletics held its first ROARS Awards Show on Monday night at Mizzou Arena.
The Hickman girls soccer team lost 4-3 in penalty kicks Monday night against St. Francis Borgia. The Kewpies will face rival Rock Bridge on Wednesday at Rock Bridge.
Sunday’s TriZou triathlon drew more than 700 participants from 10 different states including four-time World Triathlon champion Simon Lessing.