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Fatima boys take Fulton Invitational title

The Fatima Comets bettered 21 other team Saturday to take boys team honors at the Fulton Invitational.

Meyer leads Calvary Lutheran at Odessa

Ryan Meyer of Calvary Lutheran finished seventh Saturday at the Odessa Invitational.

Helias goes 2-3 at softball tourney

The Lady Crusaders went 2-3 in the Liberty tournament Friday and Saturday.

Girls Tennis: Lady Jays drop 2 in tourney

Jefferson City went 1-2 at the Columbia Tournament, opening with a 2-7 loss to Lee’s Summit West.

Blair Oaks falls in title game of softball tournament

The Blair Oaks Lady Falcons came up just short of winning the title inthe UCM Tournament, losing 1-0 to Blue Springs South in the title game.

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Driftwood Outdoors: Visit Missouri public property on National Pubic Lands Day

Public property has played a vital role in my life, and I suspect there’s a special public place that has had an impact on yours as well.

Gaughan snatches Nationwide win at Kentucky

Brendan Gaughan surged past rookies Chase Elliott and Ty Dillon in a wild three-wide run after a final restart for a hard-earned victory in Saturday night's 300-mile Nationwide Series race at Kentucky Speedway.

Custer youngest winner at 16 in NASCAR series

Cole Custer's first stand as a NASCAR winner landed him in the stock car record book.

Sprint car driver killed in Wisconsin

Sprint car driver Scott Semmelmann was killed in a wreck during practice for a race Saturday night at Beaver Dam Raceway.

Davis touchdowns help Helias beat Battle

The Helias Crusaders defeated the Battle Spartans 29-14 behind three touchdown runs by Malik Davis.

No. 14 South Carolina rallies, beats Vandy 48-34

Now Steve Spurrier trails only Paul "Bear" Bryant for the most Southeastern Conference wins by a coach. Better yet, his 14th-ranked South Carolina Gamecocks shook off a hangover to win their third straight game.

Mississippi St. stuns No. 8 LSU, 34-29

Dak Prescott treated a national audience to an extraordinary performance and Mississippi State ended a 14-year losing streak against LSU by holding off a wild rally after most Tigers fans had left Death Valley.

Missouri State beats Central Arkansas 33-31 on late FG

Marcelo Bonani kicked a career-best 53-yard field goal as time expired to give Missouri State a 33-31 win over Central Arkansas on Saturday night.

Saturday's MLS Capsules

Games played on Sept. 20, 2014

MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER ROUNDUP: Bradley Wright-Phillips scored his third hat trick of the season to help the New York Red Bulls beat the Seattle Sounders 4-1 on Saturday night.

Missouri high school football for Sept. 20, 2014

Here are high school football scores from around Missouri for Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014.

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Lincoln's Henderson sets record in win against Quincy

It wasn’t until a post-game interview that Morris Henderson was informed about his record-setting performance.

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Cards hit 3 HRs, top Reds, move closer to playoffs

Tony Cruz hit a three-run homer and the St. Louis Cardinals connected three times, beating the Cincinnati Reds 8-4 on Saturday night and moving closer to their fourth straight playoff berth.

Arkansas extends streak, downs NIU 52-14

Korliss Marshall returned the opening kickoff 97 yards for a touchdown, and Brandon Allen accounted for three touchdowns as Arkansas won its third straight game with a 52-14 victory over Northern Illinois on Saturday night.

SE Missouri tops SE Louisiana 24-23

Kyle Snyder found Paul McRoberts from two yards out with 4 seconds remaining to lift SE Missouri over SE Louisiana 24-23 Saturday night.

Blake Sims, No. 3 Alabama top Florida 42-21

Neither Florida's defense nor Alabama's mistakes could contain Blake Sims and Amari Cooper. Sims threw for 445 yards, the second-best passing performance in school history, and Cooper scored three touchdowns as the third-ranked Crimson Tide overcame a sloppy performance to beat the Gators 42-21 on Saturday.