Prep Sports

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.

Rock Bridge football falls to Lee's Summit West

The Bruins fell 48-34 to Lee's Summit West on Friday.

Tolton loses to Moberly in invitational

The Tolton boys soccer team lost 8-0 to Moberly on Thursday night. The Trailblazers nearly matched Moberly in the second half, coming close to scoring before ultimately being shut out.

Tolton football hosts new, young home-school team Friday

The Central Panthers are in their first year of existence and have a team of 18 home-schooled students. They are taking on Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic High School on Friday at Tolton in one of their biggest tests this season.  

Rock Bridge taking on Lee's Summit West, Missouri commit

The Titans' senior running back Ryan Williams plans to join the Missouri football team next season and has been spending time in Columbia for the last few years.

Hickman softball tops Rock Bridge

Hickman softball came back from an 8-run deficit Thursday night to defeat Rock Bridge 9-8.

Battle's developing cross-country program sees growth

Building up the program is a process that will not happen overnight, and coach thinks patience is key.

Kewpies staying tough after rough start

When commenting on his team's 0-3 start, Hickman High School coach Arnel Monroe said, "Men lie. Tape doesn't. Bottom line."

Three local schools earn athletic training award

Hickman, Rock Bridge and Battle high schools were honored for excellence in student athlete safety.

Battle football looking to matchup with Excelsior Springs

Second-year program feels poised to rebound from its loss at Rock Bridge on Friday.

Rock Bridge soccer rolls past Battle in historic matchup

The Rock Bridge High School boys soccer team defeated visiting Muriel Williams Battle High School in the first game between the teams.