Inductee spotlight: Track coach Rod Staggs

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When Rod Staggs coached high school track and field athletes, he tried to avoid calling them “kids” or even boys and girls. “If they did my workload and put up with me, they were men and women,” Staggs said, and later added this: “If you could handle my workouts, you could be in the Marines.”… Read more »

Hall of Fame announces holiday hours

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The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame will be closed Saturday, Sunday and Monday — December 23 to December 26 — as our staff celebrates the holidays with their families. The Hall of Fame museum will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday (Dec. 27) through Saturday (Dec. 31) but will be closed on… Read more »

New inductees: Jerry Armstrong, Charlie Henke, Nate Quinn, Jeanette Tendai & 1990 Raytown South Boys Basketball

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The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame on Wednesday proudly inducted Jerry Armstrong, part of Texas Western’s 1966 national championship team and a longtime Missouri high school basketball coach, as well as Malta Bend and Mizzou standout Charlie Henke, Drury University’s Nate Quinn, Missouri State Lady Bear Jeanette Tendai and the 1990 Raytown South High School… Read more »