The Maneater

PHOTO ARCHIVES
Jul. 20, 2019

Waiting for McCain to speak on Sunday, Julie Fuhrmar and Christy Weber wave American flags in the outfield of T.R. Hughes Ballpark in O'Fallon.

Battling the heat, McCain supporter Paul Ritter holds a fan at his side during Sunday's rally at T.R. Hughes Ballpark in O'Fallon.

John McCain and running mate Sarah Palin wave to a large crowd gathered for a rally on Saturday at T.R. Hughes Ballpark in O'Fallon, Mo. The Republican National Convention is set to begin Monday, but plans and celebrations are being scaled back considerably due to approaching Hurricane Gustav.

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., greets supporters at a Road to the Convention Rally on Sunday at T.R. Hughes Ballpark in O'Fallon, Mo. McCain visited Missouri with newly selected running mate, Gov. Sarah Palin, R-Alaska, along with former candidates Mike Huckabee and Mitt Romney.

Senior running back Jimmy Jackson picked up 46 rushing yards for the Tigers against the Illini, averaging 9.2 yards per carry.

Sophomore running back Derrick Washington loses his helmet in the endzone following his first touchdown in the opening quarter. Washington had two touchdowns in the Tigers' 52-42 win over Illinois.

Sophomore running back Derrick Washington breaks away for a rush against Illinois. In his first collegiate start, Washington gained 127 yards rushing on 19 attempts.

Senior quarterback Chase Daniel throws an interception that resulted in an Illinois touchdown on Saturday at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. Overcoming the mishap, Daniel was 15-28 with 200 yards passing in the first half.

Sophomore defensive back Carl Gettis flies toward Illinois junior quarterback Juice Williams on Saturday at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. Missouri leads 31-13 at the half.

Sophomore wide receiver Jeremy Maclin returns a kickoff for 98 yards on Saturday at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. Maclin had 125 yards in kick returns in the first half.

Missouri players hoist the State Farm Arch Rivalry trophy following their 52-42 victory over Illinois on Saturday at the Edward Jones Dome.

Junior linebacker Sean Weatherspoon strips Illinois junior running back Daniel Dufrene of the ball on Saturday at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. Weatherspoon recovered the ball and returned it for a touchdown.

Sophomore wide receiver Jeremy Maclin is helped off the field on Saturday at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. Maclin left the game and did not return.

Junior wide receiver Jared Perry snags a reception in the second half against Illinois on Saturday at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis.

Junior linebacker Sean Weatherspoon sprints to the goal line after intercepting Illinois junior quarterback Juice Williams. Weatherspoon had two interceptions in the game.

Senior wide receiver Tommy Saunders returns a punt for 15 yards in the second half. Saunders had six receptions for 64 yards while contributing two touchdowns.

Senior quarterback Chase Daniel holds the State Farm Arch Rivalry trophy high above his head after the Tigers knocked off the Illini 52-42 on Saturday at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis.

Missouri players hoist the State Farm Arch Rivalry trophy following their 52-42 victory over Illinois on Saturday at the Edward Jones Dome.

Sophomore wide receiver Jeremy Maclin returns a kickoff for 98 yards on Saturday at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. Maclin had 125 yards in kick returns in the first half.

Senior tight end Chase Coffman catches a 17-yard touchdown pass on Saturday at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. Coffman had 65 yards receiving in the first half.