Blair Oaks wrestler tabs 100 career wins
Posted on 10 February 2020 at 10:11pm
WARDSVILLE - Blair Oaks wrestling took care of Fatima and the Missouri Military Academy on the wrestling mat Monday night which featured a milestone win.
Blair Oaks 138-pound senior Caleb Meeks squared off against MMA's Holden Smart as the second varsity matchup of the night.
Battlehawks win first ever game over Dallas Renegades
Posted on 9 February 2020 at 9:01pm
DALLAS - St. Louis has a football team again, the Battlehawks of the XFL, and they began their existence with a 15-9 win on Sunday evening over the Dallas Renegades at Globe Life Park in Arlington, TX.
The Battlehawks trailed for most of the game, but they eked out a victory with a touchdown at the beginning of the fourth quarter. Former Ole Miss standout quarterback Jordan Ta'amu found receiver Alonzo Russell on a post route to the back of the end zone for a nine-yard score, putting St. Louis up 12-9 and giving them the lead for good.
Mizzou softball starts off season strong
Posted on 9 February 2020 at 6:32pm
CLEARWATER -Mizzou capped off a perfect start to the season with a 5-1 win over Louisville on Sunday afternoon.
The Tigers went 5-0 in the NFCA Leadoff Classic.They defeated Notre Dame, South Alabama, Baylor, Louisville and No. 8 Minnesota.
No. 24 Mizzou wrestling fall short of comeback in loss to No. 5 Arizona State
Posted on 9 February 2020 at 5:55pm
COLUMBIA - After getting off to a slow start, No. 24 Mizzou started to claw their way back into the match, but fell short to No. 5 Arizona State.
The Tigers were staring at defeat as they were down 18-3, but they started to turn it around as they put themselves within five.
Dallas defeats St. Louis in overtime
Posted on 9 February 2020 at 12:20am
ST. LOUIS - The Blues lost their second straight game Saturday night falling to the Dallas Stars 3-2 in overtime.
In a high scoring first period St. Louis jumped out to a 2-0 lead courtesy of two goals from Colton Parayko. Dallas got one back before the end of the period off of a power play goal scored by Jamie Benn.
Blues retiring Chris Pronger's jersey
Posted on 8 February 2020 at 7:26pm
ST. LOUIS - The St. Louis Blues announced on Saturday that they would be retiring former Hart Trophy and Norris Trophy winner Chris Pronger's No. 44 jersey next season at the Enterprise Center.
Pronger will be the eighth player in franchise history to have his jersey retired by the team. He was named one of the "100 Greatest Players" by the NHL and he was also a four-time All Star with the Blues. Pronger spent nine seasons with the Blues from 1995 to 2004.
Columbia College Men fall short against Freed-Hardeman
Posted on 8 February 2020 at 6:27pm
COLUMBIA, MO - The Columbia College Cougars Men's team fell short against the Freed-Hardeman Lions on Saturday losing 68-66.
The Cougars had the advantage in the first half against the Lions, going up 36-35 before halftime. Each team's offense was very effective against the opposing defense, scoring at will.
Mizzou defeats Arkansas in overtime thriller
Posted on 8 February 2020 at 5:21pm
COLUMBIA - The Mizzou Tigers defeated the Arkansas Razorbacks, 83-79, in an overtime thriller Saturday afternoon.
The Tigers were able to overcome the poor shooting performance in the first half to lead at halftime, 36-30. Reed Nikko showed out in the first half with 7 points and 6 rebounds. Xavier Pinson also had 7 points at halftime for the Tigers. Mason Jones and the rest of the Razorback starters kept it close throughout the half.
No. 15 ranked Cougars fall to Lions
Posted on 8 February 2020 at 4:16pm
COLUMBIA, MO - The No. 15 ranked Columbia College Cougars Women's team was defeated by the No. 13 Freed-Hardeman University Lions on Saturday, 74-69.
The Cougars looked to come away win another win on Saturday to make it three straight. Columbia College had a strong first quarter, putting up 17 points and keeping the game within four. Freed-Hardeman pulled away in the second quarter and only allowed the Cougars to score four points. The Lions led 34-21 at halftime.
XFL Season Preview: St. Louis Battlehawks
Posted on 8 February 2020 at 3:51pm
ST. LOUIS, MO - Since the departure of the Rams in 2016, the city of St. Louis has been without professional football. Vince McMahon and Oliver Luck have brought it back.
The XFL comeback has been in the works for a couple years and has finally come to fruition. The league has eight teams across the country in Los Angeles, Houston, Dallas, Seattle, New York, Washington D.C., Tampa and St. Louis. It has TV deals with ESPN, ABC and the Fox Sports Networks for this season and next season.