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  • Highland vs. MMA football game moved due to electrical problems [embedded content] Posted on 2 September 2020 at 2:21pm

    MEXICO. Mo - The Missouri Military Academy's football stadium experienced an unforeseen electrical problem causing a postponement to their football game against Highland on Friday. 

    According to a tweet by theLewis County C-1 School District, he varsity football game scheduled for Friday, September 4 has now been moved to Saturday, September 5 at noon.

  • Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes engaged to longtime girlfriend Posted on 2 September 2020 at 2:08pm

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — On the night Patrick Mahomes received his Super Bowl ring, the Kansas City Chiefs quarterback gave a ring away.

    Mahomes and his longtime girlfriend, Brittany Matthews, became engaged Tuesday, Sept. 1. The 24-year-old Mahomes, who won the MVP award by leading the Chiefs past the 49ers at the Super Bowl in February, began dating Matthews while they were attending Whitehouse High School in Texas. Mahomes was a sophomore and Matthews was a junior, and the couple remained together when they headed off to college.

  • CPS will continue to play fall sports, releases fan policies for road games Posted on 2 September 2020 at 1:27pm

    COLUMBIA - Despite Monday's Columbia Public Schools Board of Education vote to begin the school year with fully online classes, CPS will continue to play fall sports.

    The apparent contradiction in allowing in-person, contact sports but not allowing in-person, socially distanced classes has been recognized and discussed by CPS leaders.

  • Franco homers as Royals rally past White Sox 9-6 Posted on 29 August 2020 at 6:27pm

    CHICAGO (AP) — Maikel Franco and Ryan McBroom homered during Kansas City’s five-run seventh, and the Royals cooled off the Chicago White Sox with a 9-6 victory.

    Ryan O’Hearn and Alex Gordon also went deep for Kansas City, which had dropped five of six — including consecutive 6-5 losses where the opponent won in its final at-bat. The last-place Royals finalized a trade during the win, sending reliever Trevor Rosenthal to San Diego for young outfielder Edward Olivares and a player to be named.

  • Naquin's hit, Molina's blunder lift Indians over Cards in 12 Posted on 29 August 2020 at 6:12pm

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tyler Naquin hit a go-ahead double in the 12th inning, then Yadier Molina made a baserunning blunder and got trapped for the final out to give the Cleveland Indians a 2-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals.

    A day after getting 20 hits in a rout, the Indians totaled just five in winning their fourth in a row. Naquin doubled off Alex Reyes to drive in pinch runner Mike Freeman, who started the inning at second base.  That was Cleveland’s only hit after the eighth inning. Molina was trapped in a rundown to complete a game-ending double play.

  • Friday Night Fever Week 1: High school football scores from around mid-Missouri Posted on 28 August 2020 at 7:26pm

    COLUMBIA - Below are scores from high school football games around mid-Missouri. Final scores are in bold. Check out updates from the games in the Friday Night Fever liveblog.

    Warrensburg 48

  • Friday Night Fever Week 1: High school football photos and videos [embedded content] Posted on 28 August 2020 at 7:21pm

    Welcome to Week 1 of Friday Night Fever! Our game of the week has the Warrensburg Tigers travelling to Adkins Stadium for a game with the Capital City Cavaliers. Both teams are looking to start the season off strong with a win. 

    Elsewhere, Southern Boone looks to build off of last season as they take on the Staley Falcons from Kansas City. Southern Boone finished last year 8-3, losing a close one in the second round of playoffs.

  • New Kids on the Block: Week 1 Capital City G.O.T.W Preview Posted on 28 August 2020 at 6:08pm

    JEFFERSON CITY - After months of playing the waiting game, we've finally made it to this point.

    Teams have worked all summer with the possibility of a season being taken away before they even step onto the field. 

  • CPS limits fan access to home football games Posted on 27 August 2020 at 8:36pm

    COLUMBIA – Columbia Public Schools announced new rules Thursday for football game attendance this fall, starting Friday night.

     

  • Coach Drinkwitz responds to Jacob Blake shooting Posted on 26 August 2020 at 10:07pm

    COLUMBIA -Missouri head football coach Eliah Drinkwitz expressed his disappointment about the Jacob Blake shooting on Wednesday following the NBA's boycott.

    Kenosha Wisconsin police officer Rusten Sheskey shot Blake in the back seven times on Sunday, leaving him paralyzed from the waist down.