The 18th ranked Missouri Tigers Softball Team shut out the Kansas Jayhawks 8-0 in their first game in the ESPN St. Pete/Clearwater Invitational yesterday (Thursday) afternoon in Florida.
Mizzou jumped into the rankings due to last weekend’s performance at the NFCA Leadership Classic, where they went 5-0 including a 7-4 win against a ranked Minnesota team.
Missouri improved their record to 6-0 on the season and will continue in the invitational in Clearwater today (Friday) with a double-header against Liberty at 1:30 and 16th ranked Oklahoma State at 4:30.
The St. Louis Blues lost 6-5 in overtime last night to the Vegas Golden Knights on the road.
It was their first game being played without defenseman Jay Bouwmeester who had a cardiac episode on the bench during the first period of Tuesday night’s game in Anaheim.
Zach Sanford scored 4 goals for the Blues in the loss.
Up next the Blues will host the New York Islanders tomorrow night.