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Mizzou drops SEC Tournament opener

Mizzou drops SEC Tournament opener

Justin Bjorseth, 23 Sports Reporter

It was a short-lived run for the Missouri tennis team in the 2017 SEC Tournament. While Mizzou was very competitive in the tournament opener on Wednesday, they were unable to get over the hump and … Read the rest

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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.

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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.

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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 … Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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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.… Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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