Streak runner takes off

Darrin Young of Columbia reaches a streak of more than 700 consecutive days of running and is still going, encouraging others along the way.

Missouri's Crow picked by Nationals

Missouri pitcher Aaron Crow was selected ninth overall by the Washington Nationals in Thursday’s Major League Baseball draft. It was the highest draft pick in Missouri history and only the second time a Missouri player was selected in the first round.

Bootcamp, a workout program for women only, coming to MU Student Recreation Complex

The program is designed for women at all fitness levels. It will involve activities such as circuit training, yoga and sand workouts.

Hard to weigh Missouri pitcher’s potential

Major League scouts say they expect Missouri pitcher Kyle Gibson to get better as he grows bigger. The only question is how much size he adds.

Conservation Department offers free fishing weekend

The Missouri Department of Conservation is offering anglers across the state the chance to fish without a permit next weekend.

MU grad student to represent home country in Olympics

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.

Popular or not, Kyle Busch wins Dover race

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.

MU baseball team ends season with loss to Ole Miss

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 runner holds five state titles

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.

Families enjoy motocross races

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 baseball nearly wins over No. 1-ranked Miami

MU came back with a strong momentum but came up a little short against the Hurricanes.

Miami beats Bethune-Cookman in NCAA baseball regional

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.

MU's DeMarre Carroll pulls out of NBA draft

He is the second MU player to pull his name from the draft. Junior forward Leo Lyons withdrew his name May 9.

Boonville loses state semifinal game

Webb City advanced to the Class 3 state title game with a 14-3 victory over Boonville in five innings.

MU baseball team wins regional opener

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.

Confidence will be key for Missouri at NCAA Regional

The Tigers open play Friday against Ole Miss.

Edwards makes his mark on baseball team in return to Boonville

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.

Missouri baseball team draws tough regional

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 captures state tennis titles

Rock Bridge won the state boys doubles title on Saturday, after winning the team title on Thursday.

MU softball loses to Alabama

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.