The Rock Bridge girls basketball team is one step closer to back-to-back state championships after beating Waynesville 50-30 Wednesday night in its Class 5 sectional game in Union.
After defeating Waynesville 59-46 on Wednesday, the Rock Bridge boys basketball team advances to the Class 5 state quarterfinals. The Bruins have lost their sectional games for the past three seasons.
With three years of experience as a varsity starter, coaches and teammates say Jordan Dressler is one of the keys to the success of the Rock Bridge boys basketball team.
For four years, three seniors on the Rock Bridge girl's basketball team have spent time together both on and off of the court, creating life long friendships. Tonight, their final high school game is put on the line when they take on Waynesville at 7:45 in their sectional game.
The Rock Bridge boys basketball team has arguably the best starting five in the state, but guard Ricky Kreklow says the Bruins' bench is what makes the team great.
The Douglass boys basketball team upset Fayette 80-72 on Tuesday night in the Class 2 District 13 tournament in Sturgeon.
Since senior Steven Sibley was dismissed from the team, junior Tanner Cassil has played a more integral role on the Douglass boys basketball team.
Jordan Dressler scored 19 points in a 66-45 win over rival Hickman.
The Rock Bridge girls basketball team claimed the Class 5, District 9 championship Thursday night with a 45-21 victory over Troy-Buchanan in Wentzville.
The Rock Bridge boys basketball team has seen its offense improve, but itsdefense has taken a step back. A big reason for this is the addition of sophomore point guard Justin Miller, who replaced graduate Mike Petrik.
Senior captain Eric Franklin, one of only two seniors on the Hickman boys basketball team, says he not ready for the Kewpies' season to end.
Rock Bridge boys face Hickman in the Class 5, District 9 championship Friday night in Wentzville.
While star forward Jordan Dressler was saddled with foul trouble, the Bruins bench stepped up to help the team advance.
The defending state champions beat Holt, the team it plays tonight, by 52 points in their last game.
Kewpies will tangle with the Bruins for a district title on Friday.
The Bruins' big win puts them in the district final.
The Rock Bridge boys' basketball team has lost two of its last four games heading into Wednesday's Class 5, District 9 tournament game.
The Kewpies lose in the semifinal of the Class 5, District 9 tournament.
The Hickman High School swimming pool hosted the Missouri state championship meet before the meet grew too large for Hickman to host it. Now, the meet is in St. Peters.
Vince Pescaglia fought through a foot injury in his state championship match against Alan Waters. His toughness was not enough to win. Pescaglia lost the match 13-5, finishing second in the tournament.