Local Sports News

10/31-Royals thank Fans

KANSAS CITY Royals thanked the fans.


10/31-NASCAR Today

The Eliminator Eight in this year’s Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup are continuing down the road that will lead to Ford Championship Weekend in November, with just 813 “Miles2Miami” remaining.

10/30-Chiefs at Home Sunday on 104.9FM

Michael Vick owes a lot to Andy Reid for giving him a second chance in the NFL.
The veteran quarterback isn't thrilled that his first start with the New York Jets comes against his former coach.

10/30-Mizzou at Home Sat. on 104.9FM

Mizzou enters this weekend on a two-game win streak, after posting a workmanlike 24-14 home win over Vanderbilt last Saturday, which followed a rousing 42-13 win at Florida the week before.

10/30-High School Football/Week Eleven

It's week number eleven, the second week of district high school football Friday night, and we will have two of those games covered.

10/30-MO State on the Road Sat.

Missouri State takes on its fourth ranked opponent in the last five weeks Saturday (Nov. 1) when it travels to Terre Haute, Ind., to face No. 21 Indiana State in a Noon (CST) game at Memorial Stadium.

10/30-Mules at Home Sat.

• The Mules return home to host Lindenwood in the MIAA Television Network Game of the Week. Kickoff at Walton Stadium/Kennedy Field is set for 2:07 p.m. due to the television broadcast.

10/30-NASCAR Today


Richard Childress Racing will have Scott Lagasse Junior behind the wheel of its Number-33 Nationwide Series Chevrolet for the November 15th Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

10/30-Mizzou Wins Exhibition

COLUMBIA, Mo. - The Mizzou men's basketball team launched its 2014-15 campaign with a 72-31 victory over William Jewell College in exhibition action Wednesday night at the Hearnes Center.

10/30-Royals First in the AL, Second in MLB

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A giant, indeed.
Madison Bumgarner punctuated his World Series performance for the ages by pitching the San Francisco Giants to their third championship in five years in a 3-2 win over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night.

10/30-"Mr. Mizzou," John Kadlec Dead at 86

Kadlec spent 50 years associated with the university as a player, coach, administrator and broadcaster (AUDIO)

MONet  October 29, 2014 by Bill Pollock

10/29-NASCAR Today

With just two races remaining in the Eliminator Round of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, Team Penske drivers Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano are looking to extend their run of post-season success they’ve enjoyed thus far.

10/29-All We Want? Just One More Win, That's All

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A couple hundred fans stood behind the Royals' dugout for more than a half-hour after the final out, screaming and waving white rally towels.
Bring on Game 7!
Yordano Ventura, a 23-year-old rookie pitching with a heavy heart and the initials of late St. Louis outfielder Oscar Taveras on his cap, allowed three hits over seven stifling innings.

10/29-MO State Bball News

Missouri State men picked for third in the MVC. Just the third time in 14 seasons, Bears picked that high in preseason poll

MONet  October 28, 2014 by Bill Pollock

10/28-NASCAR Today

Eli Gold hosts NASCAR Live at 6 p.m.  Now in its thirty-first year, NASCAR Live invites listeners to call
1-800-2-NASCAR to participate or post their questions on the NASCAR Live link at www.MRN.com.

10/28-Working For a Game Seven

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- A 2-foot-tall image of deer in multicolored neon with a bulls-eye on its tail is affixed to a wall in the Kansas City Royals locker room. It hangs between the stalls of Aaron Crow and Tim Collins, and has a "W" underneath a crown.

10/28-The Chiefs and the Media

Andy Reid addresses the media after the Chiefs 34-7 victory over the Rams in week eight

10/28-Mizzou and the Media

Mizzou Football Media Day Quotes - Oct. 27
Head Coach Gary Pinkel addresses the media prior to Saturday's game vs. Kentucky

10/28-"Felt Like a Bad Dream"

Mike Matheny’s touching statement on the death of Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras

MONet  October 27, 2014 by Bill Pollock


10/27-Toys for Tots

Mules Football to host Toys for Tots on Saturday

WARRENSBURG, Mo. -- UCM Athletics and Mules Football are teaming up with the area Toys for Tots campaign during Saturday's home football game against Lindenwood.

10/27-Benton Co. Agent Honored

MDC agent receives top honor from 16-state association

10/27-Waiving Day Use Fees

Army Corps of Engineers waives day use fees at recreation areas on Veterans Day
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced today that it will waive day use fees for veterans, active and reserve component service members, and their families at the more than 2,200 USACE-operated recreation areas nationwide on Veterans Day, November 11.

10/27-NASCAR Today


10/27-Clinton Football Update from Micah Melling

Cardinals End Season
The Clinton Cardinals ended their season on Friday night with a road loss to O'Hara, 0-42, in the first round on the Class 3, District 7 Tournament.

10/27-MO State Loses on the Road

Late ISU Comeback Sinks Football Bears in Normal
No. 9 Illinois State scored on two 80-yard drives in the fourth quarter to take a 21-7 win over Missouri State

10/27-Mules Win on the Road

TAHLEQUAH, Okla. -- The Central Missouri Mules won their fifth consecutive game with a 56-14 rout of Northeastern State on Saturday afternoon at Doc Wadley Stadium. The Mules racked up 649 yards in total offense including 405 yards rushing.

10/27-Mizzou Wins Homecoming Game

Tigers Ground Way to 24-14 Homecoming Win
Mizzou achieves bowl eligibility for 10th time under Coach Pinkel

10/27-Cardinals Player Killed

St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras, a 22-year-old slugger who was regarded as one of the majors' top prospects, died Sunday in a car accident in his native Dominican Republic.

10/27-Chiefs Win at Home

Chiefs shut out the Rams over the final three quarters and dominate in every aspect of win.

MONet  October 26, 2014 by Bill Pollock

10/27-Royals Down Three Games to Two

Giants score each time they get the leadoff hitter on base. Take 3-2 lead in World Series behind Bumgarner’s gem

MONet  October 26, 2014 by Bill Pollock

10/23-Mules Picked to Finish First

Mules Basketball picked first in MIAA Preseason Coaches Poll

10/23-Lucas Oil Speedway Banquet Coming Up

Budweiser Weekly Racing Series Championship Banquet coming up on Nov. 1st at Springfield's University Plaza!

10/23-Mizzou Bball News

Mizzou’s Ryan Rosburg, “If you’ve seen Hoosiers, it’s kinda like that,” describing practices under Anderson

MONet  October 22, 2014 by Bill Pollock

10/22-Former Montrose Lady Jay Looking at Setting Records

Pingeton thinks senior Morgan Eye has a shot at setting NCAA three-point record. Mizzou picked 11th in the SEC preseason poll


10/22-Jennies Bball News

Jennies basketball picked fifth in MIAA Preseason Coaches Poll

10/21-Your Deer Hunting Seasons Guide

Missouri deer hunting seasons underway (AUDIO)

MONet  October 21, 2014 By Bob Priddy

Missouri hunters already have started thinning the state’s deer herd. The serious hunting starts in less than a month.

10/20-MO Deer Season Forecast

Hunters’ harvest decisions determine the number and quality of deer on private land.

10/20-Conservation Commission Meets

October 2014 Conservation Action
The Conservation Commission met Oct. 16 and 17 at Conservation Department Headquarters in Jefferson City. 

10/20-Urban Hunt Numbers

Hunters check 594 deer in urban hunt
Five portions of the firearms deer season remain.

10/16-A Quack-Quack Here and There...and There...

Missouri waterfowl hunting forecast: Loads of ducks!
With favorable weather, the 2014-15 season could be one of the best in recent memory.

10/7-Clinton Parks and Recreation 1st and 2nd Grade Bball

Registration is open through Nov. 3rd.

Fees:  $25.00 by Nov. 3rd and $30.00 for late registration.

10/7-Bball Tickets for MSU Bball

SPRINGFIELD -- Non-conference single-game tickets for the upcoming basketball season at Missouri State University will go on sale Monday, Oct. 13, the University announced today.

10/6-Share the Harvest

MDC and CFM encourage deer hunters to Share the Harvest
Help feed hungry Missourians by sharing your harvest. Funds are available to help cover processing costs.

10/2-This Sounds Like a Great Idea

MDC reminds deer hunters to properly dispose of carcasses
Proper deer-carcass disposal helps prevent the spread of deer-borne diseases.


David Lee interviews Nick Petree, a 2009 Clinton High School graduate, now a member of the St. Louis Cardinals Baseball Organization.

8/25-MO Waterfowl Seasons Set

Missouri waterfowl seasons set
Duck hunters will have a 60-day season again this year.
JEFFERSON CITY–The Missouri Conservation Commission set 2014–2015 waterfowl seasons at its regular August meeting, giving hunters another 60-day season for ducks.

8/19-Mizzou and the Sprint Center

Columbia, Mo. -Tickets for Mizzou Basketball's doubleheader at the Sprint Center in Kansas City are on sale now through the Sprint Center Box Office.

8/6-Get on the Mule Train!

Schedule set for 2014-15 UCM Mule Train Events
WARRENSBURG, Mo. -- The schedule has been set for the 2014-2015 University of Central Missouri Mule Train functions.

7/29-Watch the Mules and Jennies, and Other MIAA Schools

Kansas City, Mo. – The Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association has announced a partnership with Stretch Internet® to provide streaming of conference events. Stretch will partner with the league and members institutions to broadcast all conference football and men’s and women’s basketball games as well as selected other conference events.