Prep Sports

Monroe hopeful for Hickman, even after 0-5 start

Hickman football lost its second consecutive Providence Bowl game but still leads the all-time series, 10-9. 

Rock Bridge football wins Providence Bowl as senior wideout looks on

Rock Bridge High School football defeated rival Hickman High School 42-23 on Friday, as senior Joe Barbee was forced to watch from the sidelines.

Tolton football rides defense in win over Tipton

The Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic High School football team posted a 17-0 victory over Tipton High School to improve to 4-1 this season.

With Providence Bowl looming, Rock Bridge football stays quiet

The Rock Bridge High School football team will play Hickman High School in the Providence Bowl on Friday, but there is noticeably less buzz surrounding this year's game from the Rock Bridge student body.

Inspired Hickman team to face Rock Bridge on Friday

Hickman coach Arnel Monroe took a quiet, supportive approach at practice Monday following his team's fourth loss in a row Friday to Helias High School.

Battle defense to be tested against Helias after shutout win

After a shutout victory over Excelsior Springs, the Spartans believe their defense will face a big test Saturday against the Helias Crusaders.

Rock Bridge swimmer Zach Lorson shines in debut

Bruins freshman Zach Lorson fares well as Rock Bridge finished first out of 19 teams and produced more state qualifying times over the weekend.

Battle boys soccer takes away positives from loss to Holt

For Battle coach Jack Rubenstein, the game was a chance for his team to see how they stacked up against a difficult opponent.

Hickman softball loses at Fox

Hickman High School softball fell to Fox High School 5-2.

Hickman softball pulls out 5-2 win over Jefferson City

The Kewpies had a productive sixth-inning to secure the win

Hickman boys soccer beats Rock Bridge to end losing streak

Hickman High School's boys soccer team broke an eight-game losing streak to city rival Rock Bridge High School on Tuesday night. The Kewpies won on penalty kicks after tying 2-2 in regulation.

Battle volleyball falls to Jefferson City in straight sets

The Spartans are now 1-6 on the season.

Christian Fellowship boys soccer comes back to win

Tuesday night's win brings the Knights to 4-1.

Tolton softball loses in high-scoring effort

Katherine Kadlec went 3-4 and scored three runs, while Courtney Blount added five RBIs to the Trailblazers' outing. But a six-run seventh inning by Salisbury put the game out of reach.

Battle football records first shutout

Against the Excelsior Spring Tigers, the Spartans did something they never did before in team history – shut out an opponent. In front of a crowd that stayed loud and energetic throughout a cold night the Spartans defeated the Tigers 36-0.


'Physical' Tolton boys soccer makes strides in Moberly Invitational

Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic High School lost its second and third games of the Moberly Invitational on Saturday to fall to 1-6 on the season, but coach Lonnie Tapia was pleased that his team finally developed a physical style of play.

Rock Bridge cross-country competes in Forest Park Festival

Lucas Harrington led the boys with a 20th-place finish and a time of 16:14:70, followed by Adam Sandstedt who finished 34th in 16:30:80. 

On the girls team, Kayla Funkenbusch led the Bruins with a 10th-place finish in 18:46:00, and Rebecca Rubenstein finished 29th in 19:30:50.

Rock Bridge boys swimming win Independence Invitational

The Bruins finished with a combined 349 points, which put them atop the leaderboard in the 19-team event.

Central home-school remains upbeat despite Tolton football's drubbing

Tolton High School rolled all over Central, a home-school team in its first season, in the first quarter, going up 69-0 and not allowing Central positive yardage. 

Frustrations come alive as Hickman football falls to 0-4

A 48-7 loss to Helias Catholic High School left the Hickman High School football team angry, and its coaching staff disappointed.