Prep Sports

Hickman football's season ends with shutout loss

Jefferson City dominated all three aspects of the game en route to a 39-0 win over Hickman

Tolton football's season ends with just yards to go

Record-breaking season ends in close heartbreak for the Trailblazers. 

For high school football players, a question of when to return after concussions

In the past four years, two Kansas City-area high school athletes died playing football. Now doctors, parents and schools are facing a life-or-death question: When is a high school player ready to return to the football field after suffering head trauma?

Special teams could make or break Battle football in playoffs

The Spartans have struggled to cover kickoffs this year, and that could haunt them in their first ever district playoff game.

Hickman football sees new opportunity in playoffs

Hickman High School's football team had a disappointing regular season, finishing 1-8. But the Kewpies have a chance to leave their struggles behind them in the playoffs.

Stalwart offensive line holds Rock Bridge football steady

The Rock Bridge High School football team is anchored by its offensive line, a group that is as talented as it is goofy.

Tolton football's defense stocks up before district playoffs

Tolton has allowed just 14 points in its past five games and racked up three shutouts. 

Rock Bridge volleyball wins district tournament

The Bruins rallied back from an early deficit Wednesday to defeat Smith-Cotton High School in the championship match and move on to the sectional tournament.

High school teams gear up for district competition

It's win or go home for all teams entering the district tournament. Only Battle High School will host a first-round game this weekend.

Battle football ready for first trip to playoffs

An added year of experience and a beefed up schedule in year two have the Spartans one week away from the first playoff game in the  program's history.

Rock Bridge's Cunningham becomes first female to score for varsity football team

During Rock Bridge High School's 40-26 loss to Christian Brothers College High School, Sophie Cunningham became the first female ever to score a point for the Bruins varsity football team.

Rock Bridge Girls Tennis wraps up individual season

Rock Bridge girl tennis recorded three top-four individual finishes at the state championships. 


Hickman football shut out at Hazelwood Central

An early safety was all the Hawks needed in a 31-0 win over the Kewpies on Saturday.

Tolton football wins season finale; looks to carry momentum into playoffs

After three long years mired in losing seasons, the Tolton football team (8-1) capped off its best year ever Friday with a win over Sacred Heart. The Trailblazers have won seven consecutive games. 

Battle football's goal line play leads Spartans to win

Battle rushed for 384 yards, while giving up only 137 total yards.

Rock Bridge boys and girls cross country win at Border War meet

Nick Wright and Becca Rubinstein finished second overall individually for the boys and girls, respectively.

Rock Bridge girls tennis team wins state title

The Bruins' victory is their third state team title in five years. Rock Bridge High School beat St. Joseph's Academy 5-0.

Columbia teams learn seeds for boys soccer tournament

The Class 4, District 11 tournament will be held Oct. 27 and 29 at Muriel Williams Battle High School.


Confident Tolton football antsy before final game

The Trailblazers (7-1) are riding on the energy of their best season ever but found it hard to contain themselves inside their gym this week.

Rock Bridge football looking forward to upcoming tests

Their .500 record aside, the Bruins are confident their talent and playoff experience will take them into November.