Prep Sports

Rock Bridge football coach strives to go beyond Xs and Os

Rock Bridge football coach A.J. Ofodile is trying to win games. More importantly, however, he is trying to build quality young men.

Hickman tennis player falls in state semis

Hickman boys runners advance to sectionals

The Hickman boys cross-country team advanced to sectionals after placing third in the district meet Saturday in Jefferson City.

Millard's running secures victory for Rock Bridge football team

Running back Trey Millard rushed for four touchdowns in the Bruins' 41-34 road victory over Blue Springs South on Friday.

Hickman football team overwhelms Troy Buchanan

The ball bounced Hickman’s way all night in a 53-14 rout of the Trojans on Friday at Hickman.

Hickman's Kaissi advances in state girls tennis championship

Hickman senior Dina Kaissi advanced to the semifinals of the Class 2 state girls tennis championship on with two strong matches on Friday in Springfield. Rock Bridge junior Kelsey Kinderknecht and the Bruins doubles team of Sarah Heeter and Alice Mends need one win to finish sixth and two wins to finish fifth.

Rock Bridge junior plays on both football team and marching band

Rock Bridge junior Michael Bush does not want to limit his abilities. Some students march in the band. Some play football. Bush does both.

Brothers at Hickman prepare for final football games on same field

Kyle and Ryan Asbury have been members of Hickman's varsity football team for the past two seasons.

Rock Bridge volleyball team wins game, season series against Hickman

After getting swept by Hickman last year, the Rock Bridge girls volleyball team beat the Kewpies in straight games Thursday night to the season series 3-1. 

Rock Bridge falls in state girls tennis championship

Ladue Horton Watkins defeated Rock Bridge 5-0 Thursday in the Class 2 state girls tennis championship.

Rock Bridge returns to state girls tennis tournament after one-year absence

Rock Bridge tennis coach Ben Loeb says his team needs to play with confidence at this season's Class 2 state girls tennis tournament.

Rock Bridge girls golf team fifth at state championships

The Rock Bridge girls golfers enjoyed themselves at this year's state tournament, something they say helped produce an impressive performance. 

Rock Bridge golfers in fifth after first day of state tournament.

Bruins senior Kayla Burri, who finished tied for 24th place at last year's state tournament, is in a tie for fourth after posting an 80 on Monday.

Mueller, Burri lead Bruins to state

Rock Bridge girls tennis wins sectionals

Missouri still high on Marcus Lucas' list

Liberty senior Marcus Lucas looks to his mother for guidance not only through life, but through his football career and college recruitment.  While Missouri is high on Lucas' list, Tennessee, Stanford, and Oklahoma have also made offers. 

Comeback falls short for Hickman football team

The Hickman football team lost 42-38 to Fort Zumwalt West on Saturday, hurting the Kewpies' chances for a playoff berth.

Liberty uses trick play to topple Rock Bridge football

When the Rock Bridge Bruins saw Liberty quarterback Kevin VanEgdom throw laterally to receiver Marcus Lucas, the Rock Bridge defense read the screen play and swarmed to the ball in an effort to bring down the versatile 6’5” receiver.  The only problem – Lucas wasn’t just out there to catch a pass.

Hickman receiver quick to get recruiters' attention

Hickman wide receiver Wesley Leftwich never expected to receive recruitment letters from college coaches, but after a impressive 40-yard dash time, the 16-year-old junior has received about 100 letters.

Rock Bridge defensive linemen prove worth on offense

After scoring their first high school touchdowns, Chase Rome and Okoye West showed they can be forces on both sides of the ball.