Block busted for Bruins

Entering Thursday night’s game against undefeated Helias, the Rock Bridge volleyball team didn’t appear to hold many advantages.

Cynicism normal given Owen’s past

A career spent courting the cameras doesn’t guarantee control of the script.

Pujols’ blast lifts Cards

ST. LOUIS — The St. Louis Cardinals count on Albert Pujols for big hits. His latest blast might have saved their season.

Redman helps Kansas City break skid

MINNEAPOLIS — David DeJesus and Mike Sweeney hit home runs, Mark Redman pitched eight strong innings, and the Kansas City Royals ended an eight-game losing streak with a 6-4 victory Wednesday night over the Minnesota Twins.

Rapidly learning the strokes

For the past two years, the Missouri Canoe and Kayak Club didn’t go on its annual beginner’s trip to the Spring River in Arkansas because of a lack of interest. But with an increase in participation this year, the club will be returning to Arkansas.

La Russa remains patient

ST. LOUIS — Tony La Russa has always been a sore loser, quick to lash out at the slightest provocation during postgame news conferences.

Crosby is long-range weapon

Colorado kicker Mason Crosby lined up at the 46, his own 46, to try to hit a field goal while practicing before the Georgia game.

Freshman’s crucial kill lifts Tigers

It looked like the Missouri volleyball team was going to have the letdown coach Wayne Kreklow dreaded.

Price keeps game fun

It’s 3 p.m., the beginning of yet another Monday practice on the tennis courts at Hickman. Weary from a long weekend of gown shopping and other pre-homecoming madness, the Kewpies are reluctant to begin.

Celebration irks Cougars

The loss was frustrating, but what happened afterwards angered Columbia College more.

Surging Bruins show Kewpies record no factor

In a game touted as a chess match between city rivals, Rock Bridge couldn’t have picked a better time to play like kings.

Bruins earn speedy win

The Rock Bridge tennis team (14-1) made short work of Jefferson City, 9-0. The Bruins dropped three games in six singles matches, and finished the dual meet in less than two hours.

Bruin, Kewpie soccer captains ready for battle

Gentry Coffman and Kofi Bempah have played together on a Columbia Pride soccer team for the past three summers. Tonight, they will match up against each other.

Tigers happy with spread

Missouri’s receivers are hot.

An ocean away

Lei Wang misses her mother’s cooking.

Cougars win with sweep

In game one of the Columbia College volleyball team’s 30-18, 30-26, 30-23 sweep of McKendree College, sophomore setter Luana Branco was upset with a teammate’s mental mistake and playfully grabbed her by the throat.

Bruin golfers ready for district

Two months of hard work and hours spent on the golf course for the Rock Bridge girls’ golf team will come to a head Tuesday at the Missouri Class 2, District 4 Tournament at Meadow Lake Acres in New Bloomfield.

Poll means little to Tigers

As expected, the Missouri football team’s reaction to the Associated Press ranking it No. 25 in its latest top-25 poll wasn’t too serious.

Runaway success

NEW ORLEANS — The Superdome got a new roof after Hurricane Katrina. The New Orleans Saints did their best to blow it off again.

Injuries on rise for Rock Bridge

A hectic schedule is starting to get to the Rock Bridge softball team.