The Maneater

Feb. 21, 2019

Junior pitcher Ian Berger fires a pitch during a game against Kansas State Saturday at Taylor Stadium.

Junior catcher Rob Vaughn slides into second base while sophomore infielder Greg Folgia attempts to tag him in a game against Kansas State on Saturday at Taylor Stadium.

Junior right fielder Ryan Lollis belts a home run against Kansas State during Friday's 13-10 win at Taylor Stadium. Lollis' home run was his first of the season

Nine-year-old Gracie Pasley and her mother, Penny, learn about fevers in a replica emergency room on Thursday during the grand opening of the YouZeum. The YouZeum is an interactive nutrition and health museum located in downtown Columbia.

Breast cancer survivors Bev Skyles and Dawn Peters share family pictures during the Pink Promise Luncheon at the Tiger Hotel on Saturday. Susan G. Komen for the Cure played host to the event.

Water Quality Community Development Extension Specialist John Tharp participates in the Bike, Walk and Wheel Week on Saturday at Flat Branch Park. The seventh annual event encouraged people to use alternate forms of transportation for a whole week.

Ashland resident Janice Lundquist and her 10-year-old son Sam look at products sold by Country Goodies LLC April 19 at the Columbia Farmers Market. Country Goodies LLC, which is based in Centralia, sells jams and preserved foods.

Violinist Heinrich Leonhard, bassist Kathy Gordon and guitarist Howard Marshall of Doc Howard’s Fiddle Band play in a tent at the Columbia Farmers Market on April 19. Live music is often a part of the event.

Columbia residents Amanda VanMatre and Jennifer Toohey examine herbs at the Wilson’s Garden Center booth April 19 at the Columbia Farmers Market. The booths represented farms within a 55-mile radius of Columbia.

Farmer Ron Bonar, of Versailles, Mo., attends to his stand April 19 at the Columbia Farmers Market. Bonar represented his farm, R & M Diversified, which sells organic goods.

Columbia resident Brian Richardson holds his son Caleb as he looks at produce sold by Sellmeyer Farm owner Greg Sellmeyer on April 19 at the Columbia Farmers Market. The Sellmeyer Farm raises vegetables, fruit, eggs and herbs, among other products.

Senior designated hitter Jacob Priday is congratulated by teammates following a home run against Kansas State on Friday at Taylor Stadium. Priday had four hits and two home runs in the Tigers’ 13-10 win.

Kansas State junior third baseman Nate Tenbrink makes a diving stop on an errant throw as Missouri senior outfielder Kurt Calvert slides into third during Saturday’s game against Kansas State at Taylor Stadium. Missouri won the second game of the series 11-7. See related story, page 23.

Paulette Granberry Russell, the senior adviser to the president for diversity at Michigan State University, gives a presentation at the MizzouDiversity Summit on Monday at the Tiger hotel.

Junior right fielder Ryan Lollis dives for a ball during Saturday’s game against Kansas State at Taylor Stadium. The Tigers won 11-7.

The Walkmen perform at Springfest, co-hosted by KCOU and the College Music Committee, at The Blue Note on Saturday. The lineup also included the bands Serengeti, The Vanity Affair, Peace By Punching and Wayfare.

Former Sustain Mizzou president Adam Saunders poses in a community gardening plot near Ash Street and St. Joseph Street on Saturday. Sustain Mizzou is encouraging the public to help with gardening and maintenance every Saturday.

Junior animal sciences major Benjamin Landers reaches base safely as senior forestry major Paul Johnson fails to bring down the ball during the second College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources Spring Swing Softball Tournament on Saturday at Hinkson Field. The game raised funds for Heifer International, a livestock charity.

Junior right fielder Ryan Lollis dives for a catch as senior center fielder Kurt Calvert approaches during the fifth inning of Tuesday’s game against Kansas at Kauffman Stadium. The Jayhawks shut out the Tigers 3-0.

Kansas junior catcher Buck Afenir congratulates junior pitcher Paul Smyth after recording the final out of Tuesday’s game at Kauffman Stadium as MU junior first baseman Steve Gray walks off the field.