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Columbia College shut out Stephens College in both games of a doubleheader Tuesday at Antimi Softball Complex. The Cougars were led at the plate by sophomore Carly Spalding, who accounted for six of the 12 runs that Columbia scored in the first game.
The Trailblazers baseball team had a big sixth inning as they squeaked past Fulton 6-5 Monday.
The Bruins improved to a 4-0 record Wednesday with a win over Ripley High School.
Stephens College lost its 10th straight game on Thursday against Central Methodist University on Thursday, losing both games of a doubleheader.
The list, released Monday, included 104 female basketball players. Athletes are nominated by their coach or sports information director, and they must be juniors and have at least a 3.5 grade point average.
The Stars lost 10-2 and 13-3.
The Cougars won the first game 8-7 Friday. In Game 2, Amber Boehme survived two situations where the bases were loaded. After the bases were loaded for a third time, though, Boehme was thwarted.
Stephens College softball improved its record to 3-7 on Tuesday after winning both games in a doubleheader against Cottey College.
The Cougars are 6-7 after taking the second game of a doubleheader against Williams Baptist College.
Sophomore Paxton Welch was named the AMC Pitcher of the Week after 21 hits, two walks, eight runs and 10 strikeouts last weekend in the Gulf Coast Invitational in Florida.
Approximately 70 people learned about ancient weapons at a workshop at the state Department of Conservation's Central Regional Office Saturday.
Aqua Corpening led Columbia's effort with 24 points and eight rebounds.
The Cougars will find out their pairing in the NAIA Division I Men's Basketball National Championship on Wednesday.
Columbia defeated Cumberland University 10-2 in six innings and lost to No. 3 Reinhardt University 4-1.
Columbia College's Lindsey Martin and Emily Shultz finished as All-Americans for their performance.
The Rock Bridge girls basketball team upset top-seeded Hickman on Thursday night on their way to another district championship. Rock Bridge boys basketball saw their championship hopes sink at the hands of Blue Springs South. For seniors Ryan Kreklow and Eric Kuse, it would be the last game of their high school career.
The Columbia College softball team lost twice on the first day of the Gulf Coast Invitational in Gulf Shores, Alabama.
Three Columbia College athletes competed on the second day of the preliminary rounds of the NAIA Indoor Track and Field Championships.
Columbia College had four runners compete in Thursday's preliminary rounds at the Indoor Track and Field National Championships. Two Cougars advanced to the final round and will compete for the championship Friday.
Stephens College signed Taylor Limpus, a point guard who surpassed the 1,000-point mark this past season. Limpus was the third student-athlete to sign her letter of intent to the Stars.