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Mizzou picks up a midweek win over Nebraska-Omaha

Mizzou picks up a midweek win over Nebraska-Omaha

Maddie Boccardi, 23 Sports Reporter Mizzou softball (27-18) took care of business again against Nebraska-Omaha with a 7-4 victory. The Tigers have produced victories in all three midweek nonconference matchups this season. Mizzou scored in each of its opening three innings, earning an early 7-0 advantage over the Mavericks. Senior Kirsten Mack hit a two-run […]

Missouri tennis snaps 10-match losing streak

Missouri tennis snaps 10-match losing streak

Nathalie Jones, 23 Sports Reporter Missouri Tigers tennis upended No. 33 Alabama Crimson Tide in their regular season finale Sunday. The Tigers showed a lot of determination to snap their losing streak in Tuscaloosa, defeating the Tide 4-3. The Tigers were sharp during doubles play as they took the No. 2 and No. 3 matches […]

COLUMN: This week in the American League

Justin Bjorseth, 23 Sports Reporter With the season now two weeks in, there still isn’t much certainty about anything we have seen happen in baseball this season. Are last year’s ALCS representatives really capable of finishing in last place, along with the team who had the best record in the league? Can Detroit sustain their […]

Breakout inning pushes No. 7 Auburn past Mizzou

Breakout inning pushes No. 7 Auburn past Mizzou

Justin Bjorseth, 23 Sports Reporter Missouri Tigers softball dropped both the game and the weekend series to the No.7 Auburn Tigers on Sunday. After holding Auburn off the board early and keeping pace with the seventh-ranked Tigers, Missouri let the game slip away in the bottom half of the fifth, when Auburn hung five runs on […]

Kentucky upends Mizzou baseball in series finale

Kentucky upends Mizzou baseball in series finale

Erik Kase, 23 Sports Reporter After winning game two, Mizzou baseball looked to make it two in a row against Kentucky in the series finale. Missouri had the momentum, but the Wildcats took the game by a score of 6-1. The scoring opened up in the fourth inning, when the bases were loaded. Tigers starter […]

Mizzou track earns 16 first-place finishes at home

Mitchell Soell, 23 Sports Reporter The Missouri Tigers track & field team hosted the Tom Bott Invitational this weekend. Making his home debut, freshman James Ward posted a top-five national mark in the long jump on day one of the meet. Ward won the event with a jump of 7.88m (25-10.25). This was one of […]

Mizzou softball comes up short at Auburn

Mizzou softball comes up short at Auburn

Erik Kase, 23 Sports Reporter Coming off a series-opening win against the seventh-ranked Auburn Tigers, Missouri looked to keep the momentum going in game two. The Missouri Tigers gave a great effort, but a four-run fourth inning for the Auburn Tigers ultimately would be enough to drive them to a 5-4 victory. Missouri opened up […]

Spring game shows promise for Mizzou

Spring game shows promise for Mizzou

Justin Bjorseth, 23 Sports Reporter The past several weeks have drawn much of Columbia’s attention to the hardwood, but on Saturday the focus shifted to the gridiron for Mizzou’s annual Black and Gold Spring football game. The offense (Gold) defeated the defense (Black) 24-0. There were a lot of positives on both sides of the […]

Mizzou avoids disaster in game two

Mizzou avoids disaster in game two

Aaron Carter, 23 Sports Reporter After losing game one on Friday night, the Tigers came out with energy on Saturday for game two, defeating the No. 10 Kentucky Wildcats 9-8. It was a back-and-forth victory for the Tigers at Taylor Stadium, as four lead changes (and nearly a fifth) occurred throughout the game. Junior Evan […]

Mizzou softball upends No. 7 Auburn

Mizzou softball upends No. 7 Auburn

Aaron Carter, 23 Sports Reporter Mizzou softball defeated No. 7 Auburn in the opening game of the series on Friday night, winning 6-1. This season, Mizzou has played to its level of competition, losing to bad teams such as UC Santa Barbara and Maryland but beating some of the top teams in the conference (Auburn […]