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Diverse group attends kite flying festivities

A wide variety of Columbia residents turned up at Douglass Park Saturday for the Parks & Recreation Department’s kite flying day.

Tennis pair's connection leads to success

While the Tigers have struggled this season, Jessica Giuggioli and Kaitlyn Ritchie have been a bright spot as doubles partners.

Kite flying event aimed at families

Columbia Parks & Recreation hopes that kites will fill the sky at its kite flying day Saturday at Douglass Park.

Missouri softball pounds Drake for doubleheader sweep

After getting swept over the Weekend, the Tigers responded with 16-0 and 5-0 wins over the Bulldogs

MU gymnasts' work in the classroom recognized

Nine gymnasts were named to conference's all-academic team, and coach Rob Drass says it shows his program is about more than sports.

Special friendship inspiration for MU ski club

When MU senior Mike Neustedter learned a sport he once saw as a distraction could have a positive influence, he decided to start a ski club at MU. Mizzou Freeride was given approval in November.

Horseshoe event 'a real family affair'

Mid-Missouri families say the March Madness Mixed Open is good for all ages and skills.

Horseshoe enthusiasts set for Jefferson City event

The Capital City Horseshoe Club is holding second annual March Madness Mixed Open at 1 p.m. Saturday in Washington Park in Jefferson City.

Girls lacrosse teams seeking out competition

Many of the girls on the Columbia Women's Lacrosse Team began playing to continue a family tradition. But the girls may soon have an opportunity their siblings did not — the chance to play MSHSAA-sanctioned lacrosse for their high schools.

Wiffle Ball Wednesdays

Students take their plastic baseball seriously.

MU sweep of Baylor positions Tigers to make leap to top of college baseball polls

The Bears were outscored 22-2 as Tigers pitchers did not yield an earned run during the series.

Study confirms that success on the field can lead to increase in applications

Hickman baseball uses Florida roadtrip to build chemistry

On Monday the Kewpie baseball team plays its first of four games in Orlando. The trip gives to the players time to relax and come together as a team.

Bats fall silent but arms carry MU softball to win

Rivals football camp prepares preps for college recruiting process

At the event, recruits learned that playing football in college is about getting a free education and to treat the recruting process like they were applying for a job.

Askren wrestling with a purpose after disappointing finish a year ago

A quick exit from the NCAA championships has the MU wrestlers more focused this year.

MU gymnastics hosts last home meet of the season

Female arm wrestlers draw a crowd

The seventh all-girls arm-wrestling tournament in the past three years took place Saturday night at Café Berlin as a benefit to offset the costs incurred by a mid-January robbery at the restaurant. For the raucous crowd chanting, "Rip her head off!" the eight arm wrestlers were a big draw.

History repeats: Doubles points key in MU tennis' win over Kansas

Missouri baseball sweeps weekend series from Toledo

Contrary to popular belief, the Tigers are looking for their pitchers to cut down their strikeouts and put the ball in play early in the count.

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