Prep Sports

Pescaglia brothers have left their mark on Hickman wrestling

Hickman High School hosted its 19th Annual Invitational Wrestling Tournament over the weekend. It was one of the final matches for senior Vince Pescaglia, the youngest of three brothers who have wrestled for Hickman.

Rock Bridge boys basketball rolls

The Bruins ran their record to 16-0 with a 71-33 blowout of Westport in Kansas City.

Quick start aids Hickman boys basketball

The Kewpies made it to the finals of the Lindbergh tournament with a 69-43 win over Sedalia.

Hickman boys basketball loses to Lafayette

Prince's late layup, free throw secures Hickman win

Chasity Prince's late-game efforts helped the Hickman girls basketball team defeat Nerinx Hall.

Hickman routs Kirksville

The Hickman girls basketball team defeated visiting Kirksville 61-35 on Monday in Columbia.

Hickman girls team wins tournament

The Hickman girls basketball team relied on its defense to win the Rolla tournament.

Last-second shot lifts Hickman girls team

Shaunece Ballenger putback lifted the Hickman girls basketball team to a 37-35 victory Thursday at the Rolla tournament.

Hickman girls stop Newburg

Bruins in tournament title game

The Rock Bridge boys basketball team advanced to the championship game of the William Jewel Tournament.

Rock Bridge rolls at tournament

The Rock Bridge boys basketball team rolled to a 75-40 victory Saturday in the first round of the William Jewell tournament.

Bruins take advantage of banged up Kewpies

The Rock Bridge boys basketball team defeated host Hickman 74-57 on Thursday night. Three Kewpies starters did not play because of injuries and another left the game early with a head injury.    

Kewpies girls basketball can't hold off Rolla

The Hickman girls basketball team lost 53-50 at Rolla on Monday.

Rock Bridge twins filling new roles

Sophomore guards Allison and Megan Marshall are twins and two of the many Bruins that are being forced to take on a new role for this season's title defense.

Hickman girls basketball drops tournament game

The Hickman girls basketball team lost 62-49 to Lee’s Summit on Thursday at the Blue Springs Tournament.

Hickman boys basketball drops first game

The Hickman boys basketball team lost 79-63 to Grandview on Wednesday in the semifinals of the Blues Springs Tournament.

Kewpies boys basketball moves to 5-0

The Hickman boys basketball team beat Blue Springs South 63-51 on Monday at the Blues Springs South Tournament to improve to 5-0 this season.

Hickman sophomore balances basketball and band

Marcus Whitt, a sophomore at Hickman, plays drums in the school’s concert and marching bands. He is also a member of the boys basketball team.

Basketball teams compete in fundraiser

The reigning state champion Rock Bridge girls basketball team defeated Kickapoo 47-42 on Saturday and helped raise more than $1,000 for the American Cancer Society on the first day of the Norm Stewart Classic.

High school basketball teams hit the road

The Hickman boys basketball improved to 2-0 Thursday with a victory over Smith-Cotton.