By Garrett Jones | June 26, 2017
Ja’Mari Ward advanced to the Junior Pan American Championships, while Karissa Schweizer broke her own 5,000-meter school record.
By Matthew Hosler | April 26, 2017
The Tigers add three state champions to their Class of 2017 haul, including three top 25 ranked athletes.
By Matthew Hosler | April 18, 2017
Maya Cody was named athlete of the meet, and Ja’Mari Ward recorded a top-five national mark.
By Matthew Hosler | March 14, 2017
Junior Karissa Schweizer is the first female two-time national champion and the first female multi-sport national champion in Mizzou Athletics history.
By Kody Block | March 12, 2017
Mizzou track and field finished in eighth place overall.
ICYMI: Schweizer and Kempfer shine, Missouri track and field struggles overall at SEC Indoor Championships
By Matthew Hosler | March 1, 2017
The men’s team failed to earn a medal and finished in last place, while the women’s team scored 30 points to place 10th.
By Kody Block | Feb. 20, 2017
Fifteen members of the team set personal records at Hearnes Center on Friday.
By Matthew Hosler | Feb. 16, 2017
After upsetting everyone last year to win the 400-meter dash SEC title, the sophomore is no longer the hunter — he's the hunted.
By Kody Block and Matthew Hosler | Feb. 13, 2017
The Tigers broke a number of previous marks as they competed in two different states.
Karissa Schweizer and the rest of Missouri track and field impress with a strong victory in Razorback invite
By Matthew Hosler | Jan. 30, 2017
Tigers tally 10 personal records, but both men’s and women’s teams finish 13th overall in the meet.
By Matthew Hosler | Jan. 10, 2017
The Tigers had nine top-three finishes against Iowa and Illinois on Saturday.
By Matthew Hosler | Nov. 15, 2016
Millsap, who has coached Ward since the Missouri freshman was 11, talks about what makes the track star a possible future Olympian.
By Joe Noser | Oct. 10, 2016
Coach Marc Burns: “She’s a really respectful, thankful person, and she’s a coach’s dream because she does whatever you tell her to do and does it to a T.”
By Anne Rogers | June 14, 2016
Sophomore Karissa Schweizer ran a 16:02.82, good for third place in the 5,000-meter run, to close out the national meet for the Tigers.
By Anne Rogers | June 10, 2016
It was the fourth school record for the 4x100 meter squad.
By Anne Rogers | June 9, 2016
Fourteen Missouri athletes will compete at the NCAAs in Eugene, Oregon, to finish off a historic season.
By Peter Baugh | June 7, 2016
News and Notes: Track and field, Darragh highlight Mizzou Athletics updates
By Anne Rogers | April 16, 2016
The team will graduate 17 seniors this season.
By Peter Baugh | Feb. 10, 2016
The Maneater looks into 13 Missouri Tigers with a chance to make the Olympics and the process to get there.
By Jacob Scholl | May 14, 2013
MU celebrates its inaugural year in SEC by hosting outdoor championships.
By Jacob Scholl | April 30, 2013
Haarklau, Roxberg break school records in javelin, 1,500-meter.
By Jacob Scholl | April 29, 2013
Missouri throwers competed this week in preparation.
Sports Blog: From California to Iowa, Tigers break more records
Posted to Sports Blog by Jacob Scholl on April 23, 2013 at 3:39 p.m.
Senior distance runner Dan Quigley once again was breaking records this weekend for Missouri, as he placed 16th in the men’s Elite 5,000-meter with a time of 13:43.38. His beat his previous record by over 12 seconds. With this new time, Quigley now moves into second ...
Posted to Sports Blog by Jacob Scholl on April 15, 2013 at 1:22 p.m.
The personal records continue to pile up for Missouri this track and field season, as athletes achieved thirteen PRs on Saturday in Oxford, Miss. Sophomore Jill Rushin dominated in the throwing ring. Rushin finished the day with a second place finish in the women’s shot put with a throw ...
Sports Blog: Track in action at Arkansas and California
Posted to Sports Blog by Jacob Scholl on April 1, 2013 at 10:34 a.m.
Missouri came up big in their first away track meets of this outdoor season. A small group of three men’s distance runners traveled to Palo Alto, Calif. for the Stanford Invitational, while a much larger group of athletes competed in Fayetteville, Ark. for the Spring Invitational. On Friday in ...
Sports Blog: Tigers compete at Indoor Championships
Posted to Sports Blog by Jacob Scholl on March 10, 2013 at 6:25 p.m.
Four Tiger athletes qualified for this year’s NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championship this weekend in Fayetteville, Ark. During Friday’s meet, senior Malcolm Pennix placed 14th in the men’s long jump with a mark of 24 feet 3.5 inches. Senior distance runner Laura Roxberg finished 16th ...
Sports Blog: Tigers make final preparations before Nationals
Posted to Sports Blog by Jacob Scholl on March 3, 2013 at 2:35 p.m.
Better late than never. A handful of Missouri athletes participated in two last-chance qualifier meets this weekend before next weekend’s NCAA Indoor Championships in Fayetteville, Ark. A group of Missouri's best throwers traveled north to Ames, Iowa, for the Iowa State Qualifier. Senior Jacob Bullinger placed third in ...
By Jacob Scholl | Feb. 26, 2013
Markesh Woodson and Laura Roxberg placed first and second in their events.
Posted to Sports Blog by Jacob Scholl on Feb. 24, 2013 at 11:22 a.m.
On day two of the Missouri’s first-ever Southeastern Conference Indoor Track and Field Championship, the Tigers both rose above expectations and fell short. Freshman sprinter Markesh Woodson placed second in the preliminary round of the 60-meter dash, putting himself in a great position to possibly medal on Sunday. Senior ...
Posted to Sports Blog by Jacob Scholl on Feb. 23, 2013 at 11:31 a.m.
On Friday, Missouri’s heptathlete and pentathletes competed in their first Southeastern Conference Indoor Track and Field Championship. Sophomore heptathlete Tim Gilman was the only male Tiger in action on Friday, while freshman Katrine Haarklau and sophomore Morgan Whitson competed in the women’s pentathlon. On the men’s side ...
By Jacob Scholl | Feb. 12, 2013
Freshman Markesh Woodson broke the record for 60-meter dash twice.
Posted to Sports Blog by Brent Pearson on June 24, 2012 at 1:49 p.m.
Former Missouri runner Shannon Leinert’s hopes for a trip to London for the 2012 Olympic games in the 800-meter dash ended Saturday night. Leinert’s began competition at the Olympic Trials on Friday night in Eugene, Ore. Out of 32 runners, Leinert recorded the sixth best time of 2 ...
Posted to Sports Blog by Seth Boster on May 17, 2012 at 6:24 p.m.
Missouri freshman Kearsten Peoples was named the Big 12 Conference Track and Field Outstanding Female Freshman of the Year on Wednesday, as part of the postseason honors voted upon by league coaches. She is the first female in school history to earn the title. In her debut year with the ...
Posted to Sports Blog by Seth Boster on May 14, 2012 at 3:47 p.m.
Despite the Missouri men’s team (10th) and women’s team (7th) finishing at and near the bottom of the Big 12 Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships over the weekend, plenty of members met personal and program bests at the competition, hosted by Kansas State at the R.V. Christian ...
Posted to Sports Blog by Sam Rourke on Feb. 19, 2012 at 12:51 p.m.
The Missouri track and field team hosted and competed in the Missouri Collegiate Challenge on Friday and hosted the Missouri All-Comers meet Saturday. On Friday, the Tigers set new meet records in the long jump and triple jump on the men’s side. Freshman Jeremy Lampley won the triple jump ...
Sports Blog: Missouri track and field teams compete at Texas A&M
Posted to Sports Blog by Mac Mischke on Feb. 12, 2012 at 3:22 p.m.
The MU track team competed in the Texas A&M Invitational over the weekend in College Station, Texas. The Tigers came away with a second-place team finish for the men and third-place finish for the women, as well as a host of personal bests. For the men, freshman Jeremy Lampley ...
Sports Blog: Tiger men, women compete in Bill Bergan Invitational
Posted to Sports Blog by Mac Mischke on Jan. 29, 2012 at 6:25 p.m.
The Missouri men's and women's track and field team traveled to Ames, Iowa, to compete in the Bill Bergan Invitational on Saturday, where two Tiger athletes achieved national rankings in their events. Missouri juniors Brooks Mosier and Laura Roxberg set personal bests in the shot put and the ...
Sports Blog: Pennix named Big 12 track male athlete of the week
Posted to Sports Blog by Nate Atkins on Jan. 17, 2012 at 11:00 p.m.
Missouri track and field junior Malcolm Pennix was named Big 12 Conference track and field male athlete of the week Tuesday by the league office. He is the first Tiger to claim the award since former All-American Brian Hancock took home the honor Feb. 22, 2011. Pennix debuted in black ...
By Steve Cassidy | April 5, 2011
The women's squad took three titles and the men won seven.
By Steve Cassidy | Feb. 22, 2011
Nationally-ranked pole vaulter Brian Hancock set a school record.
By Kahler Billingherst | July 7, 2010
Students' Academic Progress Rates ranked behind only the University of Colorado.
Sports Blog: Cantwell wins second consecutive U.S. shotput title
Posted to Sports Blog by Zach Mink on June 28, 2010 at 5:20 p.m.
Former Missouri track and field star Christian Cantwell won his second consecutive U.S. shot-put title Sunday with a throw of 71 feet, ½ inch at Drake Stadium in Iowa. Cantwell entered as the top seed in a very competitive group, which included the top three throwers in the world ...
By Brian Haenchen | May 7, 2010
Coach Rick McGuire is leaving the Tigers after 27 years of coaching.
By Sean Leahy and Zach Miller | May 4, 2010
Baseball Missouri won the first game of a three-game weekend series at Texas Tech on Friday. In the final game, senior first baseman Aaron Senne broke the Missouri record for career hits. The Tigers won the first game of the series 12-8 in 11 innings. After blowing a save by ...
By Sean Leahy | April 20, 2010
Tennis Missouri tennis suffered a pair of losses in a weekend road trip to two Texas schools. No. 2 Baylor shut out the Tigers 7-0 Friday. The Bears swept the singles matches and took two of three of the doubles matches. Missouri broke through with senior Kristen Bleakley and freshman ...
By Sean Leahy and Zach Miller | April 6, 2010
Baseball The Missouri baseball team started conference play with a series loss at Texas A&M on March 26 through March 28. The Tigers then split a two-game midweek series with Purdue and lost a weekend series to Baylor. Missouri lost two close games to start the series against Texas ...
By Ben Kupiszewski and Sean Leahy | March 16, 2010
Gymnastics Missouri's shortcomings in the last rotation allowed No. 13 Illinois (9-7) to beat the Tigers in a close affair Saturday. The No. 14 Tigers (10-3, 1-2 Big 12) led the fighting Illini to the end of each rotation, except the last one, as the judges tallied the final ...
Posted to Sports Blog by Eric Short on Feb. 23, 2010 at 12:17 a.m.
The Missouri track and field team finished its home indoor season Friday hosting the Missouri Collegiate Challenge at the Hearnes Center Fieldhouse. Senior Nick Adcock had a record-breaking day as he broke his own school record in the 60-meter hurdles and set a personal best in the pole vault. Adcock ...