advertisement

Sports

Rams name starting center

Brett Romberg beat out veteran lineman Andy McCollum in a battle for the only starting position up for grabs in the preseason.

Fantasy league draft more fun in person

With Web sites devoted to fantasy sports, most drafts are done online, and live drafts are things of the past. But the members of this league wanted something more personal.

Late goal gives MU soccer team a tie

Racer makes special ride

Carl Edwards didn’t have a lot of time to celebrate Saturday's Nextel Cup victory. He had to make it back to Columbia for a special event.

Johnson pining for preseason playing time

Indians edge Royals in extra innings

Cards’ Wainwright quiets Braves

Cardinals starting pitcher Adam Wainwright held the Braves to one run in seven innings, helping St. Louis close to within 2 1/2 games of the Chicago Cubs in the NL Central.

Carl Edwards cruises at Bristol

The Columbia native clinched a spot in the Chase for the Nextel Cup championship at a special race track.

Grady Sizemore, Victor Martinez lead Indians to win over Royals

After a five-run first inning, Sizemore and Martinez connected for home runs in the second to send the Indians past the Royals.

Cardinals beat Braves, end Tim Hudson's winning streak

The Cardinals sent 10 men to the plate in the fifth inning and scored five runs off the Braves’ Tim Hudson, ending his nine-game winning streak.

Damon Huard named Chiefs' starter at quarterback

Kansas City Chiefs’ coach Herm Edwards announced Saturday that long-time backup quarterback Damon Huard will be the opening day starter over Brodie Croyle.

Rock Bridge golfers runners-up

Clear-headed Crossett strong in preseason

Punter Adam Crossett is determined to help turn around the punt coverage woes of the 2006 MU football team by holding himself accountable.

MU volleyball team nets two wins

Lightning ends Rock Bridge football jamboree

The jamboree at Rock Bridge Field was a controlled scrimmage among three of Mid-Missouri’s best high school football teams: Rock Bridge, Hickman and Jefferson City.

Balloon competition comes to Columbia

The weekend’s Columbia Balloon Invitational proves to be more about fun and camaraderie than competition.

Conditions can't slow Bruins' tennis team

Taylor Cowan stingy for Kewpies' softball team

Tigers’ reserve QBs look settled in roles after final scrimmage

There was no significant movement made by the offenses in the Missouri football team’s final preseason scrimmage Thursday. Junior Chase Patton and redshirt freshman Dominic Grooms took most of the snaps in Thursday’s scrimmage with neither player leading the offense to a touchdown.

Tommy Chavis set for bigger role on MU defense

With the graduation of defensive ends Xzavie Jackson and Brian Smith, junior Tommy Chavis will be relied on to plug holes and stop quarterbacks.

advertisements