Mizzou Links for Monday, May 10
MIzzou Softball ends regular season on high note
Ask, and ye shall receive. The same day that Sam asked for the softball team to get a series win, they did just that. No. 15/16 Mizzou finishes its regular season 37-14, grabbing win 2 of 3 from No. 17/15 Tennessee in a 5-3 dogfight. Here’s a selection of the finest highlights from the program’s Twitter page…
— Mizzou Softball (@MizzouSoftball) May 9, 2021
The Tigers didn’t need it, but the win cemented them as the final top four seed. Mizzou will open SEC Tournament play on Thursday against the winner of LSU and the play-in game victor between Auburn and South Carolina.
Yesterday at Rock M
- A rough regular season comes to an end for Mizzou Baseball, which fell 10-2 to Tennessee to finish with a record of 12-32.
- Ben Frederickson at the Post-Dispatch is going out on a limb, predicting that next year’s best St. Louis area college basketball team will be the one with the most transfer portal success.
- For the first time since 2018, Mizzou Golf’s Jessica Yuen is competing at the NCAA Regionals after recovering from a painful wrist condition that kept her under wraps. We’ve linked the Columbia Tribune story above, but you can also watch the official Mizzou Athletics story below.
An incredible comeback journey. And now, another NCAA Regional berth for one of the most decorated golfers in Mizzou history.
— Mizzou Women’s Golf (@MUWomensGolf) May 9, 2021
- Max Scherzer didn’t pitch on Mother’s Day, but he honored both his wife and his new child on Saturday by wrecking the Yankees.
Here are all 14 of Max Scherzer’s strikeouts today.
— Washington Nationals (@Nationals) May 8, 2021
- In case all you moms didn’t hear it enough already… happy Mother’s Day!
— Mizzou Basketball (@MizzouWBB) May 9, 2021
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