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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.
Chris Kelly, 60, has had a made boating his life-long hobby and now plans to canoe the Grand Canyon portion of the Colorado River.
The Rock Bridge boys soccer team lost to Raymore-Peculiar 3-1 on Saturday afternoon at Rock Bridge Field.
Columbia College’s sophomore goalie Zach Clem has only played competitive soccer for five years, but with hard work and determination he has walked on and been the starter for the Cougars this season.
Sam Masters’ puzzle-solving skill became important to him early this cross country season when he couldn’t complete a race and needed to get his body back in shape.
Columbia natives Bob Stephens and Harry Besleme will represent the United States in the 2007 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Shangai, China.
The Mayor’s Cup is intended for people more interested in a social, rather than an athletic, event, organizers of the urban adventure race say.