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Dustin Denes is a professional mixed martial arts fighter. He helped with the creation of American Top Team, which has a Columbia branch.
The Hickman football team jumped up one spot to No. 4 in the Class 6 state football rankings after a 45-7 win over Fort Zumwalt South.
Two juniors helped the Tigers’ women’s golf team take ninth in Sin City.
After 18 days navigating rapids on the Grand Canyon portion of the Colorado River, Chris Kelly, 61, can safely say, “It was the trip of a lifetime.”
Coming from a family with a successful athletic history, junior Ryne Fisher is moving out of its shadow with his own burgeoning golf career.
The Stokes family began collecting stuffed tigers in 1970, and brought more than 30 of them to decorate their cars before the game on Saturday.
With the help of sophomore Ilya Grin, the Cougars now enter tournament play with eight wins in their last 11 games.
The University of Missouri Intercollegiate Athletics Hall of Fame announced the selection of two former MU coaches and four former MU players for induction into its 2007 class.
Junior William Moore overcame a hard childhood to lay hits on, and off, the field.
The Columbia College soccer team earned its first shutout of the season
The No. 9 Columbia College volleyball team travels to St. Louis on Thursday.
Jimmy Stranz could have transferred when he didn’t receive playing time. Instead, the senior midfielder used his dedication and pride to get through a tough situation.