Nickie Peters, a native of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, will compete in the Beijing Olympics after being sidelined in the 2004 Olympics because of a hamstring injury.
Kyle Busch dominated the second half of the 400-mile NASCAR race Sunday at Dover International Speedway and charged to his Sprint Cup series-best fourth win of the season.
Mississippi’s Logan Power hit a grand slam in the bottom of the eighth inning off Missouri’s Kyle Gibson to lift the Rebels to a 9-6 victory over the Missouri baseball team Sunday in Coral Gables, Fla., eliminating the Tigers from NCAA regional competition and ending their season.
Rock Bridge senior Lauren Borduin captured her fourth and fifth state track titles last month in the 800- and 1600-meter runs. She is set to run for Georgetown next season.
There were almost 200 riders for Sundays’ American Motorcyclist Association’s District 18 series event at the motocross track at Finger Lakes State Park.
MU came back with a strong momentum but came up a little short against the Hurricanes.
Dave DiNatale scored three runs and had two hits as top-seed Miami defeated Bethune-Cookman 7-4 in the second game of the Coral Gables Regional on Friday night. The Hurricanes will play Missouri on Saturday at 4 p.m.
He is the second MU player to pull his name from the draft. Junior forward Leo Lyons withdrew his name May 9.
Webb City advanced to the Class 3 state title game with a 14-3 victory over Boonville in five innings.
The Missouri basebal team defeated Ole Miss 7-0 in its first game of NCAA regional play Friday at Mark Light Field in Coral Gables, Fla.
The Tigers open play Friday against Ole Miss.
After coaching for 16 seasons, Tim Edwards finally got the chance to return to his hometown of Boonville as the high school baseball coach, leading the school to its first final four.
As expected, the MU baseball team was invited to the NCAA tournament on Monday, but to advance the Tigers will have to beat the No. 1 national seed, host Miami.
Rock Bridge won the state boys doubles title on Saturday, after winning the team title on Thursday.
The University of Alabama Crimson Tide beat the MU Tigers 7-1 on Saturday in the NCAA Super Regionals. The loss eliminated Missouri from the tournament.
MU baseball was eliminated from the Big 12 Championship after falling to Texas A&M 6-2 on Saturday. The Tigers find out Monday if they get a berth in the NCAA championship.
Looking at some key stats shows Missouri has a lot in common with No. 3 Alabama.
Had the Tigers held on to beat Oklahoma on Thursday night in the Big 12 Conference tournament they would have secured a spot in the championship game.