Prep Sports

Small Hickman cross country team thinks big

Despite obstacles from a realigned district, multiple injuries and having a small team, Hickman's cross country coach believes the at-home advantage at this week's race will give the team a good chance against the competition.

MU recruit Moe too much for Kewpies

The Fort Zumwalt West quarterback had six touchdowns and over 400 yards of total offense against an injury-riddled Hickman squad to open district play.

Rock Bridge player eats to improve his football success

Bruins junior Stuart Eiken says he eats 7,000 calories a day in an effort to add weight for football. He is second on the team in rushing yards.

Multi-position football players necessary for Hickman

Injuries and the lack of players have played a role in forcing the Hickman football team to play around a dozen players on both sides of the football.

Hickman wins softball sectional

The Hickman softball team advanced to the quarterfinals of the Class 4 state softball tournament Wednesday with a 7-1 victory over Wentzville-Holt.

Bruins' trainer busy helping athletes

Greg Nagel, the athletic trainer for Rock Bridge High School, works closely with the Bruins athletes, which means treating dozens of athletes a day.

Hickman runners third in Jefferson City

The Hickman girls cross country team placed third out of eight teams Saturday at a 5K in Jefferson City's Binder Park.

Hickman claims district softball crown

The Kewpies won the game on a wild pitch in the top of the sixth inning to beat Jefferson City.

Hickman football benefits from brothers' bond

The Asburys play on different sides of the ball, but the support the provide to one another has helped them succeed.

Hickman slugs its way to district final

Hickman defeated rival Rock Bridge 10-1 Wednesday night to advance in the Class 4, District 10 softball tournament.

Hickman eager for district softball rematch

The Kewpies have lost the district softballl championship to Jefferson City for the past two years. They'll get a chance to avenge the losses in Friday night's title match.  

Rock Bridge softball team opportunistic

The Rock Bridge softball team used smart base-running and the emergence of young players to defeat Camdenton 7-2 on Wednesday night in the Class 4, District 10 tournament.

College softball suits Bruins' seniors

The Rock Bridge softball team's Carly Levy, Sara Stafford and Kate Rikoon all recently committed to play at the college level.

Rock Bridge beats Hickman in tennis

Rock Bridge softball team bonds over dinner, cheering

This type of fun has become a hallmark of a team that strives to be very tightly knit. A foundation of their team chemistry is their time spent going out to eat.

Sisters share volleyball at Hickman

Madelyn and Emily Tegerdine say they haven't talked much about what it would be like to play varsity volleyball together for Hickman High School. Junior Madelyn is currently on the varsity squad, while sophomore Emily plays with JV. But before a recent practice, the sisters let themselves look forward to that possibility.

Another shutout for Hickman softball team

The Kewpies won 10-0 Monday against visiting Eugene.

Rock Bridge runner follows lonely path

In practices, senior Matty Bennett, the Rock Bridge cross country team's No. 1 runner, often works out by himself. That's all right with him, though, he says that being the lead runner on the team helps him reach his absolute peak.


Helias crusades over Bruins

Helias quarterback Jay Shimmens accounted for three touchdown as Helias throttled Rock Bridge 45-13 in the Bruins’ homecoming game.

Hawklets hammer Hickman

In tonight's 41-0 drubbing of Hickman at Robert M. LeMone Field, the Hawklets left an impression that will last a while.