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Columbia volleyball wins fifth straight game

The Columbia College Cougars improved to 15-5 (5-1 in the American Midwest Conference) after defeating Harris-Stowe State University on Wednesday. It was the Cougars' fifth straight victory.

Briannica Ponder breaks saves record as Stephens College soccer falls to Lyon College

Goalkeeper Briannica Ponder breaks the NAIA saves record despite a loss Tuesday night. 

Stephens College volleyball loses

Stephens College volleyball lost to Missouri Baptist in three sets Monday night 25-18, 25-8, 25-17

Lady of lifting Libby Cowgill 'totally crushed it' at strongman competition

Forty-two athletes competed Saturday in the Show-Me Strength Strongman and CrossFit Challenge. Among them was Libby Cowgill, who was competing in such an event for the first time.

Columbia College's Ojo sets herself up for success

Senior middle hitter Trinity Ojo started volleyball late and overcame what she calls a "strange" background to be a successful student and player. 

Hot start helps Columbia College men's soccer win on the road

The Cougars won their fourth straight match by topping Mid-Continent (Ky.) University 4-2 on the road Saturday afternoon.

Hickman softball surges past Troy-Buchanan

The Kewpies won 12-3, and coach Courtney Haskell said the win came at a crucial point in the season.

St. Louis, Kansas City, Missouri Tigers sports teams give fans reasons to cheer

The fall season has been kind to several Show-Me State teams on both the college and professional levels. This quick video breaks down the success of squads, including the Kansas City Chiefs, St. Louis Cardinals and Missouri Tigers football and volleyball teams.

Stephens soccer looks for first win in second half of season

The Stephens College soccer team is halfway through its season, carrying an 0-9 record and entering the heart of American Midwest Conference play. Although the team is winless so far, coach Xander Kennedy says he has seen improvement in his team, especially on defense.

Columbia Country Club recognized for golf course design improvements

The Columbia Country Club's redesign earned recognition from the American Society of Golf Course Architects.

Both Columbia College soccer teams get wins in Tennessee

Columbia College men's and women's soccer teams both tallied wins against Freed-Hardeman University in Henderson, Tenn., on Tuesday

Stephens College volleyball wins home opener

The Stars, which opened their season with 13 straight away games, returned to Silverthorne Arena to beat the Eagles 3-1.

Stephens College renovates volleyball, basketball court for upcoming athletic season

After undergoing renovations, Deb Duren Court is set to make its debut Friday during the volleyball team's home opener against Avila University.

Stephens soccer captain works to recover from MCL strain

Michaela Daniels, one of the captains for StephensCollege soccer, has had to find a new role on the team while she can't be on the fielddue to an MCL strain.


Columbia soccer men win 4-1, women lose 2-1 to Missouri Baptist

Rafael Ramos scored all four goals in the Columbia College men's team's win.

Columbia College volleyball face upcoming road foes

With eight upcoming games across two states, the Cougars look forward to bonding as a team on the road.

PHOTO GALLERY: Stephens College poms squad tryouts start

Dancers are vying to earn a spot on the Stephens College poms squad.

From Florida to Columbia, 'Rugby Sarah' chases passion

Sarah Seeger has been involved in rugby for 36 years and not just with the Columbia Rugby Football Club. Seeger's fondness for the game has led to her involvement in clubs across the state and country.

Westminster football edges MacMurray

Westminster football improved to 2-1 (2-0 UMAC) after slipping past MacMurray 21-14 on Saturday.

Tolton falls to Tipton, remains winless

The Fr. Tolton Catholic High School football team lost 20-13 to Tipton on Friday night.