The Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic High School softball team started its season with a 2-1 record and a second-place finish at the North County Softball tournament Saturday.
The Great Lakes Region champions from Jackie Robinson West advanced to meet South Korea in Sunday's championship game.
Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel and athletics director Mike Alden fielded questions from reporters about an ESPN report's allegations that the university failed to act appropriately in handling Derrick Washington's assault offenses.
On Friday, Missouri's athletic director and head football coach addressed the media about an ESPN "Outside the Lines" report that accuses the university of mishandling sexual assault allegations made against former running back Derrick Washington.
Sunday's episode of ESPN "Outside the Lines" brings up allegations that MU mishandled sexual assault accusations against a former athlete by failing to conduct a Title IX investigation.
Missouri's 2014-15 basketball schedule features tough nonconference opponents.
All 10,000 student tickets have been sold for the 2014-15 season, but students can still buy the new general admission season tickets for $165.
The Tigers need their tunes to get up for those early morning practices. Here's a sampling of Missouri's fall camp soundtrack — and a quick story about the behind-the-scenes deejay who keeps the music playing.
The Bruins finished the regular season 4-5 only to win four consecutive playoff games to make it to the Class 6 state championship game. The team lost 35-14 in that game, but head coach A.J. Ofodile says he wants the team to shift its focus to this season.
The first game of Battle High School's football season is Friday night, and a productive offseason and experienced backfield are two ingredients that could lead the Spartans to victory against Jackson High School.
The Tolton High School football team will face Harrisburg on Friday for its first game of the season. Tolton beat Harrisburg 41-0 last year, one of two victories in the 2013 season.
The Kewpies face a challenge in fielding a team that includes only 14 returning seniors, a new starting quarterback in junior Carter Nicoli and a backfield with only one running back who saw playing time last season.
Ventura struck out six in six innings for his 10th victory, he walked three and got help from inning-starting homers by Billy Butler and Josh Willingham to beat the Texas Rangers 6-3 on Friday night.
Ryan Howard drove in a pair of runs and Kendrick overcame a rocky opening inning to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 5-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night.
Green-Beckham can either choose to wait and play for the Sooners in 2015 or enter the 2015 NFL draft.
Loftin apologized on behalf of the university, though he said there "does not appear to be an intentional mishandling of any of the cases in the report at this time."
Redshirt senior Marcus Murphy hopes to finish his career strong with an expanded role.
Missouri football held its final scrimmage of fall camp Thursday. The team plays Aug. 30 in Columbia against South Dakota State.
Derrick Washington, a former Missouri football player, was removed from the team in 2010 after allegations of sexual assault.
Kevin Puryear, who plays for Blue Springs South High School, averaged 19.2 points, 8.8 rebounds and 2.2 assists as a junior. He is a 6-foot-7, 215-pound small forward and a 2015 prospect.