It’s impossible not to notice Aaron Skinner at Rock Bridge tennis matches. Skinner is the shortest player on the team, one of the most talkative Bruins off the court, and is talented. All this, and he’s only a freshman.
On a muddy field, the Kewpies lost to traditional-power DeSmet, 5-4. The team has two games this weekend, including the first lacrosse game at Hickman High.
After a rain delay, the Rock Bridge boys defeated Kickapoo 8-1 in the quarterfinals of the Mid-Missouri Invitational. The semifinal will finish Saturday shortly before the finals.
Hickman senior also goes stands at out at the plate against No. 2 team in the state.
The Rock Bridge boys tennis team swept Glendale 9-0 the day before they begin the Mid-Missouri Invitational.
The Bruins swept the dual match and Aron Franck showed off a daunting forehand.
After struggling early, the Kewpies routed Helias 11-5 Tuesday night.
The Hickman girls soccer team struggled to maintain any constant pressure on Jefferson City’s defense and gave up a second half goal to fall to the Jays 1-0.
Keep up with the Hickman Kewpies throughout this baseball season. Check box scores; read game recaps and features; and watch videos.
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Coach Andy Materer has the team work on unusual drills in practice to make up for a lack of firepower.
In practice on Wednesday, coach Ben Loeb had the Bruins play matches against each other in order to prepare for Friday’s Columbia Duals, where the team will face two tough opponents, Edwardsville at 10:30 a.m. and Joplin at 2:30 p.m.
Pitcher Drew Mitrisin, second baseman Brandt Frye and catcher Thad McVeigh helped the Hickman baseball team defeat cross-town rival Rock Bridge.
Jordan Adrian has matured in his role as Rock Bridge starting pitcher.
The Rock Bridge girls soccer team beat Hickman 1-0 Monday night. The Bruins are using some of the state-champion girls basketball team's mottos for motivation.