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Big Ten Preseason Football Poll

KNIM Sports Flash Briefing (Audio) 7/18

Mustangs Shutout A’s

St Joe Mustangs 15, Clarinda A’s 0 (7)

Royals Send Struggling White Sox To Sixth Straight Loss

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Danny Duffy bounced back after getting hit by a line drive that left him with numbness in his throwing

Royals Place Adalberto Mondesi On 10 Day Injured List

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals placed shortstop Adalberto Mondesi on the 10-day injured list with a left shoulder injury. In

Yankees Get Speedy Terrance Gore From Royals For Cash

NEW YORK (AP) — Speedy outfielder Terrance Gore was traded to the New York Yankees by the Kansas City Royals for $100,000 on Wednesday.

Goldschmidt’s 3-Run Homer Lifts Cardinals Over Pirates 6-5

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Paul Goldschmidt was looking for a single. He ended up getting a whole lot more. Goldschmidt hit a go-ahead, three-run

Tuesday’s Scores

St Joe Mustangs 14, Clarinda A’s 8   Iowa Districts: Underwood 6, Clarinda 2 Lamoni 4, Bedford 0 Martinsdale St Mary’s 15, Lenox 4

Davey O’Brien Award Watch List

Nate Stanley – Iowa Brock Purdy – Iowa State Adrian Martinez – Nebraska 30 on list https://daveyobrienaward.org/2019/07/30-players-named-to-2019-davey-obrien-award-watch-list/

Sparkman Shuts Down White Sox In Royals 11-0 Win

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Glen Sparkman overcame some early struggles and settled down for his first career complete game and shutout. Sparkman pitched

Pirates Score Twice In 9th, Beat Cardinals 3-1

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Colin Moran wanted to hit the ball hard, and in the air, with two on in the ninth inning of

Maxwell-Bednarik Award Watch Lists

Maxwell Award Watch List – College Player of the Year SR Kelly Bryant QB – Missouri SR Nate Stanley QB – Iowa SO Brock

Kansas City Royals Will Extend Protective Netting At Stadium

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals are planning to extend the netting at Kauffman Stadium to better protect fans. The decision

Mustangs Beat A’s

In Clarinda: St Joe Mustangs 6, Clarinda A’s 3

Junis, Lopez Lead Royals Past White Sox 5-2

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jakob Junis overcame an uncertain start against the Chicago White Sox. Junis struck out a career-high 10 and Nicky

Cubs Get Catcher Maldonalo From Royals For LHP Montgomery

CHICAGO (AP) — With their All-Star catcher sidelined, the Chicago Cubs quickly found some experienced help behind the plate. The NL Central leaders acquired

Mikolas, O’Neill Lead Cardinals To 7-0 Win Over Pirates

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Miles Mikolas scuffled in the first half of the season and wanted a fresh start after the All-Star game. His

Bearcats Ranked #7 In College Football Yearbook Preseason Poll

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/7/15/bearcats-ranked-no-7-in-college-football-yearbook-preseason-poll.aspx The Northwest Missouri State University football team is ranked No. 7 in the 2019 College Football America Yearbook Division II preseason Top 30.

Missouri Lions All-Star Football Game Saturday

The 43rd Annual Missouri Lions All-Star Football Game will be played in Warrensburg Saturday.  The game features graduated high school players from around the

Iowa Shrine Bowl All-Star Game Saturday

The 47th Annual Iowa Shrine Bowl All-Star Classic is Saturday in Cedar Falls.  Clarinda’s William Shull and Sidney’s Brady Lorimor are on the south

Mizzou’s Tiger Scholarship Fund Raises $40M To Support 550 Student-Athletes

This is the third-largest fund-raising year in TSF history COLUMBIA, Mo. – Thanks to the incredible generosity and passion of Mizzou fans everywhere, the

Royals Trade Right-Hander Bailey To A’s For Prospect

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals traded Homer Bailey to the Oakland Athletics for minor league infielder Kevin Merrell on Sunday

Tigers Plate 7 In 3rd, Beat Royals 12-8 After Bailey Trade

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Tigers heard Kansas City was making a late pitching change about an hour before the first pitch, and

Wainwright Pitches 7 Scoreless, Cardinals Beat D-Backs 5-2

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Adam Wainwright made the most of a couple of extra days of rest. Paul Goldschmidt homered, Wainwright pitched seven scoreless

Gerso Fernandes Helps Sporting KC Beat Whitecaps 3-0

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Gerso Fernandes played a role in all three goals and Sporting Kansas City beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 3-0 on

Royals Adding Former First-Round Pick Starling From Minors

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals are bringing Bubba Starling to the majors, culminating a journey for the hometown hero and former first-round

Northwest Missouri State Men’s Basketball To Play at Duke October 26th

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/7/11/mens-basketball-bearcats-to-play-at-duke-on-oct-26.aspx The Northwest Missouri State University men’s basketball team will open its 2019-20 schedule with an exhibition contest at Duke University in Durham, N.C.,

Thursday’s Scores

St Joe Mustangs 15, Clarinda A’s 9   Atlantic 3, Clarinda 2 Lenox 7, E Mills 6 Underwood 15, Fremont-Mills 0 Districts: Essex/South Page

Mizzou’s Matchups Set For Hall Of Fame Classic In Kansas City

Mizzou will face Butler in the opener on Nov. 25 COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mizzou’s matchups for the 2019 National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame Classic

Cyclones To Face Michigan At Battle 4 Atlantis

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State has drawn Michigan in its first game at the Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis. The Cyclones and Wolverines

Wednesday’s Scores

St Joe Mustangs 6, KC Monarchs 2 Joplin Outlaws 7, Clarinda A’s 4   Creston 18-12, Shenandoah 8-3   Regional Softball: Shenandoah 12, Red

Sooners Picked First In Big 12 Football Media Preseason Poll – Iowa State 3rd

Irving, Texas – Oklahoma was chosen to finish at the top of the standings for the fourth consecutive year in the Big 12 football

ISU’s Joens Added To USA Women’s U19 World Cup Team

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado – Iowa State women’s basketball sophomore Ashley Joens was added to the USA Basketball U19 team Wednesday. Joens was originally named one

KNIM Sports Flash Briefing (Audio) 7/10

Governor Parson Signs Bill Designating The Kansas City Chiefs As The Official NFL Team Of Missouri

Tuesday Governor Mike Parson signed SCR 4, a resolution designating the Kansas City Chiefs as the official NFL team of Missouri.  “For over 50

Big 12 Announces Media Preseason Football Team

Irving, Texas – The Big 12 Conference has announced its 2019 Preseason All-Big 12 Football Team and individual awards, chosen by media representatives who

Tuesday’s Scores

Sedalia Bombers 11, Clarinda A’s 8   Central Decatur 11, Bedford 6 Shenandoah 13, Lenox 3 Stanton 11, Essex/South Page 0 Red Oak 11,

St Louis Blues Arena To Get State Money For Renovations

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues have scored another victory — this time, at the Missouri Capitol. Gov.

Monday’s Scores

There will be a new football coach at Rock Port in the fall.  Ross Hastert has left for a job outside of the school

Nationals Use 3-Run Eighth To Beat Royals 5-2 And Win Series

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Nationals can only hope a four-day layoff won’t curtail the wave of momentum they’re riding into the All-Star break.

Longoria’s Late Home Run Lifts Giants Past Cardinals

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Evan Longoria blamed himself for being overly aggressive in his first two at-bats against St. Louis pitcher Jack Flaherty, a

Wednesday’s Scores

St Joe Mustangs 13, Ban Johnson All-Stars 11 Clarinda A’s vs Sedalia Bombers PPD   Wayne 16, Bedford 4 E Mills 14, Essex/South Page

Iowa’s Gustafson Named Big Ten Female Athlete Of The Year

IOWA CITY, Iowa – University of Iowa graduate Megan Gustafson has been named the 2018-19 Big Ten Female Athlete of the Year, the conference

Clevinger Shuts Down Royals As Indians Roll To 4-0 Victory

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Mike Clevinger was searching for the success he experienced late last season, long before a balky back forced the

Vela Scores 17th Goal, Rossi Gets 9th; LAFC Beats Sporting KC

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Carlos Vela scored his 17th goal of the season, Diego Rossi added his ninth and Los Angeles FC beat

Cardinals Rally For 5 In 9th To Stun Mariners 5-2

SEATTLE (AP) — Earlier in the road trip St. Louis manager Mike Shildt changed a bit of his messaging. While quality at-bats were important,

Northwest Men’s Basketball Adds Two More Signings To 2019-20 Recruiting Class

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/7/3/mens-basketball-bearcats-add-to-2019-20-signing-class.aspx Northwest Missouri State University head men’s basketball coach Ben McCollum has announced the signing of Mitch Mascari from Geneva High School in Illinois and Christian

KNIM Sports Flash Briefing (Audio) 7/3

Northwest Football Season Ticket Renewals Begin July 9th

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/7/2/football-season-ticket-renewals-begin-july-9.aspx The renewal period for Northwest Missouri State football season tickets begins July 9. Renewals can be completed online at www.bearcatsports.com/tickets and in-person at

Tuesday’s Scores

Congrats to Mustangs Pitcher Cam Bednar @cambednar for being named @MINKLeague Pitcher of the Month! pic.twitter.com/EJ9a08CXbk — St. Joseph Mustangs (@StJoeMustangs) July 2, 2019

Bauers, Bullpen Send Indians To 9-5 Victory Over Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Indians’ Jake Bauers made a subtle tweak in his swing a couple of days ago against Baltimore that

Beckham Hits Pinch-Hit HR, Mariners Beat Cards 5-4

SEATTLE (AP) — Tim Beckham was sticky and gross from a Gatorade bath and it felt great. Beckham hit a pinch-hit home run in

KNIM Sports Flash Briefing (Audio) 7/2

Northwest Missouri State Announces 2019 M-Club HOF Class

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/7/1/general-northwest-announces-2019-m-club-hall-of-fame-class.aspx MARYVILLE, Mo. – The 2019 Northwest Missouri State University M-Club Hall of Fame class has been announced. Seven former student-athletes/coaches/administrators will be inducted this

MIAA Welcomes Newman, Rogers State As Associate Members

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The MIAA announced Monday Newman University and Rogers State University have officially been added as associate members for the 2019-2020

Monday’s Scores

St Joe Mustangs 3-13, Ozark Generals 6-1 Clarinda A’s 9, Jefferson City Renegades 7   Creston 10, Clarinda 6 Essex/South Page 9, Griswold 5

Former NFL/Mizzou WR Green-Beckham Charged With Pot Possession

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Former NFL wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham has been charged with jumping out of a window with marijuana in his pocket

Galvis Homers Twice, Biggio Has 4 RBIs, Jays Beat Royals

TORONTO (AP) — Backed by an offensive barrage, Blue Jays left-hander Clayton Richard had a relatively easy time ending the longest losing streak of

KNIM Sports Flash Briefing (Audio) 7/1

Missouri 8-Man Coaches Football All-Star Game Recap

Missouri 8-Man Coaches Football All-Star Game from Saturday at Missouri Western. Green 40, Silver 26; Offensive MVP:  King City’s Collin Breckenridge.  Defensive MVP:  Mound

Solor Homers, Drives In 2 As Royals Beat Blue Jays 7-6

TORONTO (AP) — Jorge Soler and the Kansas City Royals took an early blow but kept on fighting. Soler bounced back after losing a

Sam Johnson Scores Twice, RSL Beats Sporting KC 2-0

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Sam Johnson scored twice and Real Salt Lake beat Sporting Kansas City 2-0 on Saturday night. Johnson opened the scoring

Wieters’ 2-Run Homer In 11th Gives Cards 5-3 Win Over Padres

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Matt Wieters had been hitless in 17 at-bats against left-handers this season before his luck changed with one mighty swing.

KNIM Sports Flash Briefing (Audio) 6/28

Thursday Scores

Iowa High School Baseball Kuemper Catholic 9 Shenandoah 5 St. Albert 2 Clarinda 0 Harlan 14 Red Oak 3 (Game 1) Harlan 17 Red

Wednesday’s Scores

Iowa High School Baseball Creston 8 Red Oak 2 Southwest Valley 14 Shenandoah 3   Iowa High School Softball Creston 14 Red Oak 10

KNIM Sports Flash Briefing (Audio) 6/27

A’s Shutout Cardinals.

Athletics 2 Cardinals 0 OAK: Daniel Mengden: 6 scoreless innings, 5 Ks, 4 hits and 1 walk allowed. OAK: Beau Taylor and Matt Chapman

Royals Fall to Indians 5-3.

Indians 5 Royals 3 CLE: Trevor Bauer pitched 6 ⅔ innings, (season-high) 12 Ks, 1 earned run, 3 hits and 1 walk allowed. Royals

Vanderbilt Wins College World Series

College World Series Vanderbilt 8 Michigan 2 Vanderbilt (59-12) won its second title in four CWS appearances, all since 2011. The other championship came

KNIM Sports Flash Briefing (Audio) 6/26

Tuesday’s Scores

All-State Baseball Selections (Missouri High School Baseball Coaches Association) Class 1 Chet Spire – NE Nodaway 2nd team DH/Utility Class 4 Chase Spoonemore –

Royal Flush: Dozier’s Slam Leads KC To Stunning Comeback Win

CLEVELAND (AP) — Brad Hand’s sublime season came to stunning end. For once, the Royals mustered some late-game magic. Hunter Dozier’s grand slam capped

Pinder, Semien and Olson Homer As A’s Beat Cardinals 7-3

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Chad Pinder and Marcus Semien homered in a six-run fifth inning, and the Oakland Athletics rallied to beat the St.

Iowa State’s Montgomery Big 12 Male Sportsperson Of The Year

IRVING, Texas – Iowa State All-American running back David Montgomery is this year’s (2018-19) recipient of the Big 12 Male Sportsperson of the Year Award. The

Vandy Rides Rocker To 4-1 Win, Forces A Game 3 vs Michigan

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Kumar Rocker struck out 11 while pitching 6 1/3 innings of three-hit ball, and Vanderbilt got to Michigan’s shaky bullpen

Judge Approves $24 Million Settlement Over Rams’ PSLs

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A federal judge has approved a settlement calling for the NFL’s Rams to pay up to $24 million to personal

Maryville’s Jackson Bram Commits To North Dakota State

Proud to announce my commitment to the 15-time National Champions, NDSU Bison #BI20N #GoBison @Coach_Entz pic.twitter.com/viVhBWFz81 — Jack Bram (@bramjac) June 24, 2019

Monday’s Scores

Baseball: Red Oak 15, Clarinda 5 Glenwood 7, Shenandoah 1 Lamoni 14, Lenox 8 Sidney 16, Essex/South Page 9 Fremont-Mills 24, Griswold 5  

Michigan Beats Vandy 7-4; 1st Title Since ’62 Is 1 Win Away

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Michigan could sense the momentum slipping away. Jimmy Kerr got it back. Kerr homered for the third time in the

Kipnis Hits Walk-Off Homer In 10th As Indians Edge Royals

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jason Kipnis spun as he approached home plate and deftly avoided being soaked with ice water by teammate Francisco Lindor. Right

KNIM Sports Flash Briefing (Audio) 6/24

Sunday’s Scores

St Joe Mustangs vs Chillicothe Mudcats, PPD Clarinda A’s vs Joplin Outlaws, PPD   Maryville’s Jackson Bram received a football offer from North Dakota

Dozier’s 3-Run Homer Sends Bailey, Royals Over Twins 6-1

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — In the span of a week, Hunter Dozier went from the injured list to the delivery room to the

Gutierrez Scores, Sporting KC Gets Road Win 1-0 Over Crew

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Felipe Gutierrez scored early in the second half and Tim Melia made four saves to give Sporting Kansas City its