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Tolton girls advance to championship

Lindsey Wright scored two goals to lead the Fr. Tolton Regional High School girls' soccer team to a 3-1 win over Southern Boone in the Class 1, District 8 semifinals.

Tolton tennis loses at Boonville

The Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic High School tennis team lost to Boonville 6-3 Monday.

Stephens College tennis sweeps Division II opponent Lincoln in regular season finale

The Stars avenged an earlier 5-4 loss with a convincing sweep of the Blue Tigers at home Wednesday.

Hickman hits way to 12-6 win over Jefferson City

Junior shortstop Sami Baugher went 3-for-4 with five RBIs, and junior first baseman Jake Litteken went 3-for-4 with four RBIs to lead Hickman High School to a 12-6 win over Jefferson City Monday in Columbia.

Columbia College softball claims two shutout victories

The Columbia College softball team beat Hannibal-LaGrange University on Friday 8-0 and 9-0 in a doubleheader.

Stephens College golf opens season

Three Stephens College golfers opened the season at a 36-hole tournament.

Columbia College softball sweeps second doubleheader in two days

The Columbia College softball team swept its second doubleheader in two days Saturday.

Stephens College softball drops two to Nebraska Wesleyan

Stephens College was blanked by Nebraska Wesleyan in a double-header Friday.

Missourian Minute: MU freshman practices wheelchair basketball

MU freshman James Bohnett practices wheelchair basketball every weekday morning at the MU Student Recreation Complex.

Stephens College basketball falls to Lyon College

Taylor Gaedtke had 18 points and nine rebounds — both game-highs — to lead Lyon College to a 64-42 win over Stephens College women's basketball on Saturday.

UPDATE: Columbia College softball sets NAIA record

In the second inning, the team didn't stop hitting for an hour, scoring an NAIA record of 23 runs.

Columbia College men's basketball gets revenge on Freed-Hardeman Lions

Columbia College fought back from 17 points and 22 personal foul calls to overcome fifth-ranked Freed-Hardeman.

Columbia College softball splits games at Central Baptist University Invitational

Columbia is 2-2 on the season and heads to Conway, Ark. to play four games next weekend.

Columbia women's basketball beats Lyon

The Cougars women's basketball team gets its sixth win in a row.


Columbia College men defeat Lyon

The Cougars are ranked sixth in the NAIA poll.


Hickman girls basketball improves to 13-0

The Hickman High School girls basketball team defeated Lee's Summit West High School 56-45 to improve to 13-0.

Columbia men's basketball escapes with win

It was a narrow 70-67 victory for the Columbia College men's basketball team Tuesday night.

Williams Baptist outruns Stephens College basketball

Jenna Zmyslony led Stephens College with 15 points, but the Stars dropped a 90-33 loss to Williams Baptist on Saturday.

2 Columbia youths win NFL Punt, Pass & Kick Team Championships

Eryn Puett, 11, and Andrew Whelihan, 13, represented the St. Louis Rams at the NFL Punt, Pass & Kick Team Championship on Dec. 15. Eryn will go on to the national competition next week in Denver.

Jameis Winston leads Florida State past Auburn for 3rd national title

Jameis Winston threw a 13-yard touchdown pass to Kelvin Benjamin with 13 seconds left and No. 1 Florida State beat No. 2 Auburn 34-31 on Monday to win the last BCS national championship game.