Prep Sports

Hickman boys basketball team wins district quarterfinal

Hickman beat Washington to snap a seven-game losing streak and advance to the Class 5, District 9 semifinals.

Easygoing Hickman wrestler earns second straight state title

After winning the Class 4 215-pound state title Saturday, Hickman sophomore J'den Cox is halfway to his goal of becoming the seventh four-time Class 4 state champion.


Marcus Whitt is the backbone for Hickman boys basketball

As the Hickman boys basketball team prepares for the district tournament, they will undoubtedly rely on the stability of senior guard Marcus Whitt.

Rock Bridge's Quinn Smith coached by his father, MU wrestling coach Brian Smith

Quinn Smith gets coaching from his father, MU coach Brian Smith, and his Rock Bridge high school coach, Travis Craig.

Rock Bridge forward gives boys basketball team balance in post

The Bruins will count on senior post player Karon Hayes to help prevent another early exit from the district tournament.

Rock Bridge's Crane loses wrestling final but not enthusiasm

Rock Bridge's Sam Crane lost in the Class 4 125-pound state wrestling finals on Saturday at Mizzou Arena.

Fifth-place state finish satisfies Hickman senior wrestler Kimbrough

After struggling earlier in the season, Hickman 145-pound senior Keith Kimbrough said it felt good to earn a fifth-place medal Saturday at the state wrestling finals at Mizzou Arena.

Rock Bridge freshman Crane continues bid for Class 4 125-pound state title

Sam Crane, a 125-pound wrestler from Rock Bridge, has a chance to become just the seventh freshman to win a Class 4 state championship.

Hickman's Cox continues run to 215-pound Class 4 state title, teammate Owens falls in semifinal

Hickman junior Will Owens loses by a fall in 189-pound semifinal, but 215-pound J'den Cox advances to state final.

Hickman, Rock Bridge wrestlers hope to fulfill season goals at state meet

Several Columbia wrestlers still have a chance to earn a championship after the first round of the Class 4 state tournament Thursday at Mizzou Arena.

Rock Bridge girls basketball team reaches 20 wins

The Rock Bridge girls basketball team won 48-37 on Thursday at Helias Catholic to earn its sixth consecutive 20-win season.

Hickman's Kimbrough wants to leave mark at first state wrestling tournament

The senior wrestler from Hickman makes his first trip to the state tournament on Thursday at Mizzou Arena.

Hickman, Rock Bridge swimmers and divers prepare for state championship meet

One swimmer from Rock Bridge and four swimmers and two divers from Hickman will compete at the MSHSAA State Championship meet this weekend.

Hickman girls basketball team wins on road

The Kewpies defeated the Indians at Wentzville.

Signature move worth occasional whistle for Rock Bridge basketball player

Rock Bridge sophomore point guard Travis Jorgenson sometimes gets called for a carry but more often creates plays with his dribbling skills. The Rock Bridge boys basketball team won 82-52 against Sumner Monday night.

Rock Bridge girls basketball wins at Villa Duchesne

The Bruins overcame a sluggish first half to defeat Villa Duchense 41-37 Monday night in St. Louis.

Hickman girls basketball team wins at California

The Hickman girls basketball team surged ahead in the third quarter and scored 20 points for a 69-43 victory Saturday at California, Mo.

Hickman's Cox stays undefeated at district wrestling meet

Rock Bridge qualified six wrestlers to next week's state meet, and Hickman qualified four.

Hickman boys basketball missed out on second half comeback

The Kewpies' losing streak reached seven games after the 90-68 loss to Ozark.

Hickman, Rock Bridge swimmers fall short at last chance meet

The season ended for many Hickman and Rock Bridge girls swimmers on Saturday.