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Stephens College and Columbia College combine for six 2014 Daktronics-NAIA Volleyball Scholar-Athletes.
The star senior guard Jimmy Whitt has now scored 83 points in his past two games.
The Cougars have started the season 9-0.
The athletics department at Columbia College is changing. The school will add roughly 100 student-athletes in 2016 with the addition of indoor and outdoor track and field teams and a baseball team. Bob Burchard, the school's athletics director, is the mind behind most of it.
The Columbia College men's basketball team defeated Williams Baptist College by 31 point behind the efforts of a two-unit system.
Junior Polina Severina and seniors Lydie van Deursen and Brooke Simpson made the American Midwest Conference first team in volleyball.
The Cougar men lost to the Lindenwood-Belleville Lynx on Friday in the American Midwest Conference's Postseason Tournament Championship.
Schmidt, a 59-year-old from Leslie, Missouri, broke the records for "Fastest to Remove 5 Nails from Wood with the Teeth" and the most nails removed from wood in under a minute.
On Saturday, Steve Schmidt will attempt to put his name in the Guinness World Records for the most nails extracted from a wooden board within a minute with his teeth. He also intends to beat his own record for the "Fastest Time to Remove 5 Nails from Wood with the Teeth."
Stephens College volleyball was shut out by Missouri Valley College 25-20, 25-17, 25-17.
The college will seek a baseball coach this spring. It also plans to add an indoor and outdoor men's and women's track team.
St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras died in a car accident, according to police in the Dominican Republic.
The Stars recognized three seniors as the team prepares for its toughest matchups of the season.
The injury-plagued Stars lost to Lindenwood University-Belleville on Saturday to remain winless in conference play.
The Bruins won in two matches (21-16 and 25-15), helped in large part by their four dominant seniors.
A 10-0 victory for the Cougars kept it perfect in conference action this season.
The Cougars are now 7-3-2 overall.
The Cougars defeated St. Catharine College with scores of 25-17, 25-19, 25-19. They then swept Culver Stockton College 25-17, 25-11, 25-20.
Nancy Yaeger, who was named cross country coach in August, has an extensive running background that has molded her coaching style.
The team lost to undefeated Park University.