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NAIA honors Columbia College, Stephens College volleyball players

Stephens College and Columbia College combine for six 2014 Daktronics-NAIA Volleyball Scholar-Athletes.  


Hickman boys win by 85 points behind 41 from Jimmy Whitt

The star senior guard Jimmy Whitt has now scored 83 points in his past two games.

Balanced attack leads Columbia College to win over ranked opponent

The Cougars have started the season 9-0.

Burchard heads Columbia College athletics transformation

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.

Columbia College men's basketball uses two-unit system in win over Williams Baptist College

The Columbia College men's basketball team defeated Williams Baptist College  by 31 point behind the efforts of a two-unit system. 

Six Cougars earn conference volleyball honors

Junior Polina Severina and seniors Lydie van Deursen and Brooke Simpson made the American Midwest Conference first team in volleyball.

Columbia College men's soccer lose conference tournament match

The Cougar men lost to the Lindenwood-Belleville Lynx on Friday in the American Midwest Conference's Postseason Tournament Championship.

Steve Schmidt nails two Guinness World Records

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.

Leslie strongman hopes to break two world records this weekend with his teeth

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."

Missouri Valley sweeps Stephens volleyball

Stephens College volleyball was shut out by Missouri Valley College 25-20, 25-17, 25-17.

UPDATED: Columbia College to add first baseball team since early 1980s

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.

Cardinals OF Taveras dies in car accident in DR

St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras died in a car accident, according to police in the Dominican Republic.

Stephens College soccer comes up short in Senior send-off

The Stars recognized three seniors as the team prepares for its toughest matchups of the season.

Stephens College soccer deals with injuries, mid-season struggles

The injury-plagued Stars lost to Lindenwood University-Belleville on Saturday to remain winless in conference play.

Rock Bridge volleyball celebrates senior night with win

The Bruins won in two matches (21-16 and 25-15), helped in large part by their four dominant seniors.

Columbia College women's soccer shuts out Williams Baptist College

A 10-0 victory for the Cougars kept it perfect in conference action this season.

Columbia College men's soccer wins 5-0

The Cougars are now 7-3-2 overall.

Columbia College makes two wins at Spartan Invitational this weekend

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.

Stephens College cross country coach brings new approach

Nancy Yaeger, who was named cross country coach in August, has an extensive running background that has molded her coaching style.

Stephens College volleyball drops match

The team lost to undefeated Park University.