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The Stars beat Westminster College 5-4 in a meet Tuesday. Stephens' Gracie Strawn won her third set in singles play to finish the final match of the night and secure a win for the Stars.
Stephens College tennis lost 9-0 to Fort Hays State University at home on Friday. The Stars and their coach attributed the loss to their opponents superior level of play.
Overall, Nash Sutherlin finished first and Ben Brooksthird in the 200-meter dash at the Missouri Relays on Thursday evening at Audrey J. Walton Stadium.
The Trailblazers improved their record to 3-1 with a 6-3 win over the Spartans on Thursday.
The Kewpies girls track and field team competed against 15 other high schools at the Glendale Invitational on Thursday.
Tolton soccer dominated St. Paul Lutheran with precision passing and a steady offensive attack.
Both Columbia teams will play in the Central Methodist Spring Invitational held at Hail Ridge Golf Club in Boonville, Missouri, on April 20-21.
The Cougars lost the first game 4-1 but came back strong to win the second 6-5.
After winning their first two games, the Trailblazers were blanked 2-0 by Southern Boone High School on Monday.
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.