Prep Sports

Hickman's Rodes lifts way into starting lineup

Hickman senior Tyler Rodes didn’t want to watch his senior season of football from the sidelines. He changed that by conditioning in the offseason to gain 35 pounds and make his way into the starting lineup.


Hickman volleyball team helps with memorial fund

Hickman volleyball players served pizza and washed dishes at Shakespeare’s to help raise money for the Megan Ankeney Memorial Fund, in memory of a former West junior high volleyball manager who died at 16.

Doug Luetjen's return lifts Kewpies

Hickman quarterback Doug Luetjen returned from injury to throw the winning touchdown pass with less than two minutes left.


Freshman making strong impression for Rock Bridge softball team

The Rock Bridge softball team has an unusual number of freshmen on the team this season, but coach Joe Henderson is pleased with the groups’ efforts, on and off the field.

Hickman softball team prevails against Rock Bridge

Hickman linemen fulfilled by football team's success

The Hickman offensive linemen know they have done their jobs well when the Kewpies' running game makes big gains in a winning effort.

Bruins girls tennis rolls over Jeff City

Coach Ben Loeb made a slight adjustment, but it barely showed as the Bruins girls tennis team blanked Jefferson City High School 9-0 on Tuesday.

Briefs: Hannah Named Preseason Award Candidate

Athlon Sports Magazine put Stefhon Hannah in the running for the Bob Cousy Award.

Rock Bridge boys soccer wins home opener in dramatic fashion

Quincy Notre Dame held the Bruins scoreless until Josh Dillon ended the game in overtime.

Bruins softball team ready for senior night

The Rock Bridge Bruins softball team will have its senior night at 5 p.m. Tuesday.

Bruins fourth in Great 8 Tennis Tournament

Facing a field of state and regional champions, the Columbia high school girls tennis teams found out how “great” the Great 8 Tournament actually is.

Rock Bridge golfers fall to Helias

Hickman softball team wins in no-hitter

Defense boosts Hickman volleyball team

Bruins, Kewpies face tough task at tennis tournament

Hickman and Rock Bridge are set to play in the Great Eight high school girls tennis tournament

Extra Points: Rock Bridge football ranked fifth in Missouri

The Associated Press released its preseason high school football poll on Wednesday. Rock Bridge High School was ranked fifth in Class 6 while receiving one first place vote. Blue Springs South was ranked first, and Jefferson City was ranked third.

Hickman girls golf team wins close match against Rock Bridge

The Kewpies defeated the Bruins 194-195 on Tuesday at Old Hawthorne Golf Course.

Bruins golfers third at Crusader Classic

Freshman starts, finishes softball game for Bruins

Danielle Linneman pitched and recorded the final hit in the Bruins’ 10-run-rule victory over Smith-Cotton.

Rock Bridge golfers runners-up