Prep Sports

Rock Bridge freshman golfer spends spring break in Rwanda

Visiting with the impoverished and oppressed Tutsi population of Rwanda, helped Rock Bridge freshman golfer Tyler Kolb realize he wants to do more extensive mission work.

Hickman girls soccer loses to Lee's Summit West

The Hickman girls soccer team could not pull out a win during its game Thursday night against Lee's Summit West. The Kewpies lost 2-1 and will face Rock Bridge at 5 p.m. Monday.

Hickman wants to challenge Rock Bridge boys tennis team

It's been almost nine years since Hickman defeated Rock Bridge in boys tennis, but the Kewpies are still determined to play hard Thursday against their rivals.

Rock Bridge girls soccer falls in overtime

The Rock Bridge girls soccer team lost 1-0 to Helias in overtime Wednesday at Rock Bridge.

Hickman girls track team excels in Springfield

Hickman sophomore Victoria Jackson won the long jump and was second in the 100-meter high hurdles and triple jump Wednesday at the 30-team Glendale Track & Field Invitational in Springfield, Mo.

Rock Bridge golfers fifth at invitational

The Rock Bridge boys golf team placed fifth at the William Woods Invitational on Wednesday at Tangelwood Golf Course in Fulton.

Hickman boys tennis team struggles against Helias

The Hickman boys tennis team lost 7-2 to Helias on Tuesday, but five of the nine matches went to tiebreakers.

Rock Bridge soccer team nets first victory

The Rock Bridge girls’ soccer team bounced back from its slow season start with a dominant 2-0 win over Hannibal on Tuesday evening at Rock Bridge.

Rock Bridge boys tennis team shuts out Jefferson City

The Rock Bridge boys' tennis team remained undefeated after beating Jefferson City 9-0 on Tuesday. 

Rock Bridge boys tennis team must gain experience fast

The Rock Bridge boys tennis team is young, but that doesn't change their mindset from last year. The Bruins say they want to repeat as state champions and anything less will be a disappointment.

Hickman, Rock Bridge boys golfers fight cold at Columbia Classic

The Rock Bridge boys golf team placed fifth in the 13-team Columbia Classic tournament on Monday afternoon at A.L. Golf Course, while Hickman finished seventh.

Kewpies girls' soccer defeats Moberly

Katie LaRue scored a late goal to secure a 1-0 win over the Spartans. Head coach Tony Gragnani said he was happy to secure the win and thinks his team will improve on getting the ball to their forwards for scoring opportunities.

Bruins' Saturday game rescheduled for ACT

The Rock Bridge girls' soccer team fell to Lindbergh 2-0 on Friday, but its game against Lee's Summit West scheduled for Saturday was canceled.

Spring break hurts Rock Bridge soccer team

Missed practices during spring break showed in the Rock Bridge girls soccer team's 2-0 loss to Rolla on Thursday night in its season opener.

Bruins golfers beat Kewpies in season opener

The Rock Bridge boys golf team beat Hickman by five strokes Tuesday at the L.A. Nickell Golf Course.

Bruins win third-place game

After a  66-65 loss on Friday to Chaminade in the Class 5 state semifinals, the Rock Bridge boys basketball team closed their season with a 54-40 win against Oakville in the consolation game.

Two Bruins players sit in third-place game

Injuries kept junior Ricky Kreklow and sophomore Justin Miller from plaing in their usual roles in the Rock Bridge boys basketball team's final game of the season. 

Bruins' championship hopes end in final second loss

Rock Bridge could not hold on to an 18-point lead in the fourth quarter of the Class 5 semifinal, losing on a late free throw by Chaminade's Bradley Beal.

PHOTO GALLERY: Rock Bridge loses in state semifinal

After jumping out to a 21-point lead in the first quarter, the Bruins saw their lead melt in the fourth quarter. Leading by 18 to start the final period, Chaminade mounted a comeback for a late win.

Scanlon still seeks state boys basketball title for Rock Bridge

Almost everything any high school boys basketball coach could want to accomplish Rock Bridge's Jim Scanlon has done — except win a state championship.