Prep Sports

Hard for alum to pick sides at Rock Bridge volleyball game

Laurie Painter is a Columbia resident and a former Rock Bridge athlete, but she now teaches sixth grade in Boonville and says she enjoys following the Pirates, who were the Bruins' opponents Thursday night.

Hickman soccer team defeats Raymore-Peculiar

The Kewpies boys soccer team won 4-1 after being tied 1-1 at halftime.

Rock Bridge tennis team wins

The Rock Bridge girls tennis team defeated Park Hill 8-1 on Wednesday at Bethel Park.

Passion for golf spurs on Rock Bridge's Mueller

The senior Rock Bridge golfer has held a golf club since she was 4 years old.

Rock Bridge softball wins in extra innings

Junior Lauren Fuller's walk-off home run propelled the Rock Bridge softball team to a 6-5, 10-inning victory over visiting Jefferson City.

Rock Bridge girls golfers win pair of events

After claiming the title at the Blue Springs South tournament Tuesday, the Rock Bridge girls golf team beat Hickman and Jefferson Wednesday in Columbia.

Hickman volleyball team falls flat

 The Hickman girls volleyball team was frustrated in a 25-15, 25-14 loss Tuesday night to visiting Boonville.

Hickman softball team wins

The Hickman softball team beat Kirksville 9-2 on Tuesday at home.

Hickman soccer team wins in overtime

The Hickman boys soccer team emerged with a 1-0 overtime victory in a defensive struggle Tuesday against visiting Jefferson City.

Rock Bridge soccer team beats Union 1-0

Ryan Schmidt scored in the 72nd minute to give the Bruins the victory.

Freshman a fine fill-in for Hickman softball team

Freshmen Riley Wilson is making a difference for the Kewpies softball team this season after filling in for injured junior pitcher Callie Sapp.

Big second quarter sparks Rock Bridge football win

Rock Bridge got going after a 45-minute delay and a scoreless first quarter to post 43 points on Riverview Gardens. Quarterback Mark Pickerel connected for two passing touchdowns and ran for two more.

Hickman softball team splits doubleheader

The Hickman softball team split a doubleheader Saturday, defeating Ursuline Academy from St. Louis 9-7, but falling to Wentzville’s Holt 3-1.

Rock Bridge soccer team cruises on the road

Junior Matt Kelly orchestrated the attack Saturday for the Rock Bridge soccer team, getting two assists and finding the back of the net twice in a 6-0 victory at Marshall.

Rock Bridge volleyball team struggles against Ozark

The Rock Bridge girls volleyball team lost 25-14, 25-16 Saturday to visiting Ozark.

Hickman boys runners sixth at St. Charles

The Hickman boys cross county team placed sixth Saturday at the St Charles Invitational and the girls team placed 10th.

Keith leads Hickman defense in 16-0 victory over Holt

Alex Keith's punt block and two sacks propel Hickman's defense, which gave up only 89 yards of offense to Wentzville Holt.

Rock Bridge boys soccer beats Moberly in double overtime

Matt Kelly scored the game's only goal with eight minutes left. Rock Bridge continues tournament play tomorrow at 10 a.m. against Marshall.

Hickman boys soccer ties first game in tournament

Connor Hollrah scored the Kewpie's only goal in a 1-1 finish. Hickman plays its next game at 9 a.m. Saturday.

Sprigg's toughness makes an impact on Hickman football team

Senior Tyler Sprigg turned heads with his performance in the Kewpies' game Friday against Rock Bridge. As a tight end, wide receiver and defensive end, he was on the field for 130 of the game's 140 snaps.