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With the Columbia College Cougars' remaining home games dwindling, senior Mitch Gosney's days as PA announcer will soon come to a close. He'll miss it, he says.
The Cougars lost the first game, but rebounded to win the second game on Saturday in Parkville, Mo.
Wind and location changes in the Cougars' doubleheader against Missouri Baptist added to adjustments they've had to make all season.
Joe Henderson will be the first softball coach for brand new Battle High School next season.
Despite playing at Stephens College's home field, the Cougars' fun-loving spirit came out on top, too, in a doubleheader sweep of the Stars.
Stephens College's tennis match against Lincoln University is now scheduled for April 22.
Abby Pulliam, 8, saw her pitching coach Maria Imhoff play Saturday while attending her first Columbia College softball game.
The Cougars came back from a 4-2 loss in the first game and won the next one 11-0 in five innings.
As they always have, Cougars juniors Kristin Eiken and Taylor Richter showed each other plenty of support in Monday's doubleheader sweep of Hannibal-LaGrange.
Luke Hancock produced another huge game off the bench, scoring 22 points, and Rick Pitino became the first coach to win national titles at two schools when relentless Louisville rallied from another 12-point deficit to beat Michigan 82-76 in the NCAA championship game Monday night.
Florida men's basketball player Patric Young announced Monday that he's staying in school for one more year, a decision that should make the Gators one of the favorites in the Southeastern Conference.
Drury (31-4), from Springfield, Mo., closed the season with 23 straight wins to win its first Division II national championship on Sunday.
The team qualified for the National Collegiate Table Tennis Association National Championships in Rockford, Ill., despite consisting of all non-scholarship players and lacking a home court.
The Columbia College softball team swept a doubleheader against Lyon (Ark.) on Saturday.
Jordan Morgan took a key charge for the Wolverines late in the second half of the Final Four game in Atlanta.
Luke Hancock scored 20 points off the bench to fuel the Cardinals.
The Stephens College tennis team lost its first home match of the season. The Stars have had their home debut pushed back multiple times because of poor weather in March.
Columbia College softball played a double header against Lindenwood University on Wednesday.
The Cougars swept a doubleheader Tuesday in Fulton and ended a six-game losing streak.
Michigan beat Florida to join Syracuse, Wichita State and Louisville in the NCAA Final Four.