Women’s Sports Luncheon set for March 28 in Springfield

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The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame will soon honor Jacquie Dowdy of John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts with the President’s Award and induct four individuals and three programs during its annual Women’s Sports Luncheon sponsored by the Bee Payne-Stewart Foundation and presented by Central Bank/Central Trust. It is set for 11 a.m. on March… Read more »

Missouri Sports Hall of Fame inducts Class of 2018

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The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame ushered in its Class of 2018 on Sunday night during its Enshrinement presented by Killian Construction, inducting a group highlighted by Heisman Trophy winner & former Kansas City Chiefs running back Mike Garrett and St. Louis Cardinals closer Lee Smith. President & Executive Director Jerald Andrews presided over the… Read more »

Inductee spotlight: Learfield

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In 1975, a quaint broadcasting company launched by Clyde Lear and Derry Brownfield struck a deal to provide radio network distribution of University of Missouri Athletics. It seemed simple enough. Carry all of the Mizzou Tigers football and basketball games and distribute the broadcast to dozens of other stations throughout the state. Little did anyone… Read more »

Tickets still available for Sunday’s Enshrinement presented by Killian Construction

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Tickets remain available for the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame’s Enshrinement presented by Killian Construction, set for Sunday, January 28 in Springfield. Call 417-889-3100. Missouri Sports Hall of Fame’s 2018 Enshrinement Ceremonies presented by Killian Construction When: Sunday, January 28 Morning reception: 11 a.m., presented by Meek’s The Builder’s Choice, at the Missouri Sports Hall… Read more »