Prep Sports

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.

Hickman girls basketball falls at St. Teresa's

The Hickman girls basketball team lost 38-21 on Thursday at St. Teresa's in Kansas City.

Despite losing, Hickman boys basketball team avoids disaster

When Hickman guard Lyle Harris crashed to the floor in the first quarter then left the game shaken, the Kewpies lost their rythm and ended up losing 77-71 Tuesday to visiting Ruskin. But a bigger loss was avoided when Harris was able to return to the game.

Hickman girls basketball team wins on Davis' rebound

The Hickman girls basketball team pulled out a 48-47 victory Tuesday at Logan Rogersville when Ashley Davis put back an offensive rebound in the final seconds.

Trend continues for Harris family on basketball court

Guard Lyle Harris is having a great year and is hoping to play in college, like his siblings.

Rock Bridge wrestler overcomes adversity to qualify for state

Rock Bridge senior wrestler Will Evans was one of four Bruins to qualify for state at Saturday's district meet, including sophomore Trent Johnson and juniors Josh Gaskins and Josh Braselton. Hickman qualified two wrestlers for state, freshman J’den Cox and sophomore Will Owens. Cox was the only district champion.

Hickman girls basketball team drops final home game

Hickman suffered a 60-37 loss against Ozark on Saturday in the Kewpies' last home game of the regular season.

Hickman, Rock Bridge wrestlers prepare for tough district tournament

This weekend's Class 4, District 3 wrestling tournament includes four of the top-10 ranked teams in the state