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Columbia College women's soccer picks up win on the road

The Columbia College women's soccer team won 1-0 at Baker University on Monday night. 

Columbia College men's soccer team falls to Kansas Wesleyan

Columbia College held a preseason rank of 12 in the NAIA, and Kansas Wesleyan was ranked 23rd prior to the match.

Columbia College women's soccer ties Kansas Wesleyan

The teams played the extra 20 minutes to a draw, though Kansas Wesleyan had many scoring opportunities.

'Marathon Man' Trent Morrow looks to break world record

Australian marathon runner Trent Morrow is attempting to break the world record for running the most marathons in a year, and his 99th will be the Heart of America Marathon on Monday in Columbia.

Columbia College volleyball wins one, loses one

The Columbia College volleyball team picked up a split Saturday in the final day of play at the Hampton Inn Classic.

Stephens soccer coach helps kick promising team toward success

Stephens College soccer coach Xander Kennedy, with a long history in playing soccer himself, plans on combining determination, teamwork and passion to bring the team to a bright future.

Stephens women's soccer shut out by Spring Hill

The Stars might have affected by the high temperatures, but also by the skill, cohesiveness and conditioning of the Badgers. 

Columbia women's volleyball wins first two games

The Cougars defeated their first two opponents in the Hampton Inn Volleyball Classic.

Stephens volleyball has mother-daughter combo

Rose Obunaga's daughter is a freshman player on her mother's Stephens team.

Stephens College women's soccer has goal in mind: 'To score'

Scoreless through its inaugural season, the Stephens College women's soccer team is looking to change its track record this fall.

Gohn wins three-hole playoff for Women's Championship

Taylor Gohn beat Missouri teammate Kat Hepler at the Club at Old Hawthorne on Sunday.

Columbia College golf gets new home

Columbia College men's and women's golf teams will play at Columbia Country Club beginning this season.

Show-Me State Games archers give it their best shot

The contest began on Saturday in an effort to determine Missouri's best with a bow and arrow. Officials estimated they had 112 people competing in this year's event.


Columbia soap box drivers compete in Akron

Columbia winners Blake Holmes, Dylan Soper and Jordan Weltha qualified to compete in the Stock, SuperStock, and Masters divisions respectively in the 76th running of the Soap Box Derby Saturday in Akron.

PHOTO GALLERY: Basketball teams take to the court for Show-Me State Games

Today's games took place at Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic and Hickman high schools, the MU Student Recreation Complex and the Southwell Complex at Columbia College.

MR340 race tests Missouri River paddlers' endurance

The Missouri American Water MR340 began its eighth annual race Tuesday morning. The competition features 526 paddlers in 348 boats racing from Kansas City to St. Charles.

Columbia's Mindy Coyle defends Mid-Amateur title

Columbia's Mindy Coyle held off a charge from Kansas City's Carmen Titus to win the Third Annual Missouri Women's Golf Association Mid-Amateur Title

Show-Me State Games soccer player likes multiple sports

Columbia's David O'Rourke comes from a sports-playing family. His mother played basketball, his father played football and soccer, and his brother plays lacrosse and soccer. 

Show-Me State Games youth softball team boasts multi-sport athletes

The lineup for the 12-and-under Ellisville Cardinals softball team is littered with soccer and basketball players who also like to step up to the plate.

Hallsville 11-year-old joins Show-Me State Games powerlifting competition

Madeline Gresham, 11, competed in her first Show-Me State Games in powerlifting. She trained for about two months before competing Saturday.