Tolton girls soccer defeats St. Paul Lutheran

The Tolton girls soccer team earned their second victory of the season Tuesday with a 2-0 victory over St. Paul Lutheran in Concordia.

Stephens College tennis player Cross named AMC Player of Week

Stephens College senior Emily Cross earned Player of the Week honors.

Missouri volleyball players Meister, Wilson to join Collegiate National Team

Missouri volleyball players Sarah Meister and Emily Wilson will join teammates Carly Kan and Whitney Little on the Collegiate National Team. 

Pistorius wails while recalling shooting

A subdued Oscar Pistorius on Tuesday described dinner at home, chatting and looking at cell phone photos with Reeva Steenkamp on the last night of her life. Then he erupted in anguished howls and heaving sobs while testifying at his murder trial about the moments when he says he realized he shot his girlfriend through a closed toilet door.

Stephens, Columbia College softball doubleheader postponed

A doubleheader scheduled for Tuesday night between Stephens College and Columbia College was postponed until Monday. 

NBA rumors swirl around Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari

After Kentucky lost to Connecticut in the national championship game, talk about Kentucky coach John Calipari defecting to the NBA has increased.

Illinois looks forward to adding shooting it lacks

Illinois averaged six 3-pointers a game this season, but has three transfers joining the roster in 2014 who previously sat out under NCAA rules.

For Palmer, memories of Masters aren't all golf

The memories at the Masters aren't just about golf for Arnold Palmer.

Without Tiger, the Masters has an open look

Tiger Woods is missing the Masters for the first time. His presence looms as large as some of the Georgia pines lining the fairways, though it will be forgotten when the opening shot is in the air Thursday, and a green jacket is awarded Sunday.

Sports chief: Brazil government must act on Rio

The head of Olympic summer sports federations called for urgent action Tuesday to tackle the critical delays facing the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro and accused the Brazilian government of neglecting the crisis.

UPDATE: Missouri wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham suspended indefinitely

Dorial Green-Beckham, who led the Tigers in touchdown catches in 2013, has been suspended indefinitely for an unspecified violation of team policies. The suspension includes all team practices and activities.

Missouri softball's Taylor Gadbois perseveres despite mother's illness

Taylor Gadbois' mother, Dana Austin, was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia during Gadbois' sophomore year of high school. Gadbois, meanwhile has recorded a program-best 29-game hitting streak and leads the team with 30 stolen bases.


Connecticut wins NCAA title 60-54 over Kentucky

No conference wanted them. Several teammates and their coach left them. The NCAA kept them out for a year.

UConn won it all anyway.

Tolton will not renew basketball coach's contract

Administrators at Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic High School did not renew basketball coach Tyler Clark's contract for next season. Clark took the Trailblazers to the Class 2 state quarterfinals in the school's second season of varsity basketball.

Ollie wins it all with UConn

Kevin Ollie spent the majority of the biggest game of his short college coaching career Monday night urging the UConn Huskies to a 60-54 victory over the Kentucky Wildcats.

Tolton girls soccer falls to Southern Boone

Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic High School girls soccer outshot Southern Boone High School but couldn't get the victory.

Tolton boys golf beats Missouri Military Academy

Freshman Jack Parker led the Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic High School boys golf team to a 164-196 victory over Missouri Military Academy.

Missouri softball's Tori Finucane named SEC Pitcher of the Week

The freshman pitcher earned her first Southeastern Conference Pitcher of the Week honor Monday after her performance against Mississippi State last weekend.

Vargas, Escobar lead Royals to 4-2 win over Rays

Jason Vargas took a shutout into the ninth inning, Alcides Escobar hit a three-run double, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-2 Monday night in a game that included two significant injuries.

Michael Wacha pitches Cardinals to 5-3 victory over Reds in home opener

Michael Wacha outdid Tony Cingrani in a rematch of young power pitchers, and the Cardinals got a three-run double from Yadier Molina in the first inning.