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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.
On the court, she is a fierce competitor. Off the court, she is an entrepreneur, designing and selling her own fashion line with the help of family and friends.
In the first round of the American Midwest Conference tournament, the Columbia College women beat Stephens College 94-34. But not before losing a starting player to a suspected broken nose.
In its final game of the season, the Columbia College men's basketball team locked up the No. 2-seed for the American Midwest Conference tournament.
The Hickman High School boys basketball team lost a tough game at Kickapoo High School on Friday night.
Six different Cougars scored at least seven points. Forward John Meyer poured in 11 points on 4-for-7 shooting. Nic Reynolds contributed 10.
The Stars fell to 3-26 overall and 3-21 in the American Midwest Conference.
Kelley Tackett leads a deep bunch to victory in the championship event in St. Peters, Missouri.
The Columbia College women's basketball team played strong offense and defense against Missouri Baptist University. The Cougars won 56-45.
After a tough loss Tuesday at Park University, the Columbia College women’s basketball team got back in the win column Thursday. The Cougars never trailed en route to a 94-42 victory.
The Columbia College women's basketball team lost 84-75 at Park University. The loss dropped the Cougars into sole possession of fourth place in the American Midwest Conference.
Lindsey Martin and Michael McCulloch post strong finishes in the 5k.
Following a three-game losing streak, the Columbia College women's basketball team got back in the win column Thursday with a win at Harris-Stowe State University.