Prep Sports

Rock Bridge boys runners third at state cross country championship

The Rock Bridge boys cross country team was third at Saturday's state championships, the first time Rock Bridge has left the Oak Hills Golf Center in Jefferson City with a trophy.

Hickman wins boys soccer district championship

The Kewpies boys soccer team recorded its third-straight shutout in a 2-0 victory over Jefferson City on Thursday night to claim its first district championship since 2001. 

Henderson resigns as Rock Bridge softball coach

He has accepted a position as assistant softball coach at Lincoln University.

Win over Rock Bridge advances Hickman to district boys soccer final

Hickman defeated Rock Bridge 1-0 in the Class 3, District 9 semifinal Tuesday behind George Platokus' early goal. Hickman advances to take on Jefferson City on Thursday in the final.

New Hickman soccer coach leads Kewpies to district championship

Adam Taylor became Hickman's head soccer coach when Larry Thornburg resigned at the beginning of October. He has led his team through a tough transition period into the district finals.

Rock Bridge, Hickman runners qualify for state cross-country race

Hickman and Rock Bridge will be represented in the Class 4 boys and girls races at the MSHSAA Cross Country Championships.

Hickman soccer team wins opening game of district tournament

The Hickman boys' soccer team defeated Smith-Cotton High School 7-0 Saturday in the opening round of the the Class 3, District 9 soccer tournament. Hickman dominated the match. Its goalie didn't need to make a save until last in the second half.

Rock Bridge football season ends with loss at Blue Springs

The Rock Bridge football team lost 49-14 Friday night at Blue Springs. The loss ended the Bruins' hopes of making the playoffs.

Hickman's season ends with loss to Jefferson City

The Hickman football team ended its season Friday night with a 28-9 loss to visiting Jefferson City.

Playoff hopes alive for Hickman and Rock Bridge football

Certain scenarios need to play out for the Kewpies and Bruins to stay in the playoff hunt.

Hickman's football team mindful of mental preparation

Hickman's football practices haven't been that physical this week because the team is making sure it is mentally prepared to play rival Jefferson City in a crucial district game.

Bruins defensive line keys success

The Rock Bridge football team has put together its best season since 2006, and much of the credit belongs to the defensive line. Here is a closer look at each starter.

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.