Prep Sports

Rock Bridge senior hits home run to spark 10-0 win in baseball season opener

Rock Bridge High School senior outfielder Max Byers hit a three-run home run against Waynesville on the first pitch he saw of 2010. The Bruins won 10-0 after four and a half innings.

Hickman girls soccer kicks off fundraising effort

The soccer team is selling programs for the Show-Me Showdown at Mizzou Arena to raise money for new equipment.

Rock Bridge loses in girls basketball state quarterfinals

The Rock Bridge girls basketball team lost 41-24 to Kickapoo on Saturday in the Class 5 state quarterfinals.

Rock Bridge girls basketball preps for state quarterfinals

The Rock Bridge girls basketball team (24-4) will be facing Kickapoo (22-5) at 1 p.m. Saturday in a Class 5 state quarterfinal game in Rolla.

Rock Bridge girls basketball in state quarterfinals

The Rock Bridge girls basketball team beat Jefferson City 34-30 on Wednesday night at Union High School to advance to the quarterfinals of the Class 5 state playoffs.

Chatman keeps Rock Bridge girls basketball team relaxed about postseason

The Rock Bridge girls basketball team is relying on the humor of senior Orreshia Chatman to stay relaxed entering its 6 p.m. Class 5 state playoff game Wednesday against Jefferson at Union High School.

Hickman basketball loses district finals in overtime

Kewpies loses to Holt in district finals 64-62.

Rock Bridge beat Troy to win the District title

Bruins were looking to hold on to their district championship title as they faced Troy Buchanan High School on Friday night.

Hickman boys basketball embraces quick turnaround entering district finals

The Kewpies are scheduled to play Holt in the district final on Friday.

Rock Bridge girls basketball prepares for district finals

The Bruins will face Troy on Friday in the district title game.

Hickman advances, Rock Bridge ousted in district tournament

Two separate one-point games determine the Class 5, District 9 championship game.

Hickman and Rock Bridge set for district boys basketball tournament

The Rock Bridge boys basketball team, which beat Hickman in the finals of last year's district tournament, have won the district title three years in a row.

Rock Bridge girls basketball advances to district finals

The Rock Bridge girls basketball team advanced to the Class 5, District 9 finals after beating Timberland 55-34 in the semifinals Tuesday in Troy.

Hickman freshman wrestler wins state championship

J'Den Cox was only freshman in his weight class at the MSHSAA Wrestling State Championship. Saturday he became the 31st wrestler in Hickman history to win a state title

SLIDESHOW: Final day of the state wrestling tournament

Competitors were wrestling for second, third, fourth and fifth place in their weight and class divisions during the first session that started Saturday morning. The championship matches followed.

Rock Bridge senior sits out final home game after arrest

Rock Bridge senior Logan Parks sits out the Senior Night game against Helias.

PHOTO GALLERY: Day 2 of MHSAA wrestling

Rock Bridge and Hickman high school wrestlers compete MSHSAA state wrestling tournament.

Hickman freshman wrestler makes it to state finals

After defeating Central’s Josh Phillips 3-1 in the semifinals, all that stands in the way of Cox and a state championship is Lafayette’s Andrew Early, an opponent that Cox defeated twice earlier this season, 5-2 and 6-3.

Marshal twins power Rock Bridge victory

The Marshall twins, a pair of 5-foot junior guards on the Rock Bridge girls basketball team, scored three 3-pointers each Thursday night in the Bruins' 63-24 victory over visiting Helias.

Hickman wrestler bleaches hair for state tournament

Freshman J'den Cox enters the state tournament Thursday as the No. 1 wrestler in the state at 171 pounds.