Prep Sports

Hickman softball defeats Blair Oaks High School 6-5

Hickman High School softball snuck out a victory 6-5 against Blair Oaks High School on Monday.

Last-minute passes propel Rock Bridge football to victory

The Bruins grabbed the sixth and final lead change in the fourth quarter, a 12-minute period that alone featured three lead changes. Long touchdown runs dominated the quarter, including an 80-yard kick return for a touchdown from Jefferson City sophomore Rashaun Woods, tilting the score 31-28 in favor of the Jays.

Big plays dictate outcome, give Hickman football sixth loss

The Hickman High School football team's game against Muriel Williams Battle High School was a true defensive display, where two individual plays made all the difference.

Rock Bridge swim team finishes second at COMO Invitational

Competing in the COMO Invitational, the Bruins swim team placed second to defending champion Rockhurst High School. The second place finish also meant the Bruins beat Saint Louis University High School for the first time this season.

Christian Fellowship boys soccer defeats Tower Grove Christian

Christian Fellowship School posted a 2-1 victory against Tower Grove Christian at Cosmopolitan Park.

Hickman cross-country teams have so-so finish at Rim Rock Farm Classic

The Hickman boys and girls cross-country teams finished a respective 15th and 18th at the University of Kansas Rim Rock Farm Classic on Saturday.

Battle football wins emotional slugfest against Hickman

All but three varsity Spartan players were Kewpies before Battle opened in 2013. On Hickman's homecoming, those players came home to secure a 14-7 win.


Tolton football tops St. Pius X 31-8 in Festus

Tolton won 31-8 to improve to 5-1 on the season.

Former KOMU sports director releases 50-year-old film

John Booth, 70, made an area high school football preview for KOMU in 1964, driving around in his Volkswagen Beetle talking to coaches and players. On Thursday, he released the video on YouTube and hopes that those in the film will see it again. 

Rock Bridge football's Nick Collins doesn't grab headlines, but still shines

Rock Bridge High School running back Nick Collins has lit up the stat sheet this season, despite playing in the shadow of a high-profile passing game.

Enthusiasm carries over to Tolton football practice

Expectations on the Tolton football team soared as high as the hot air balloon that hovered over the practice field Tuesday. The Trailblazers, 4-1, have their best record in program history. 

Old friends face off for first time in Friday's Battle-Hickman football matchup

On Friday, old friends and teammates will go head-to-head when Battle travels to Hickman for the first game ever between the schools.

Tolton softball blows out Fayette 15-0

The Fr. Tolton softball team defeated Fayette High School 15-0 Friday night as Tolton honored its seniors.

Rock Bridge softball beats Notre Dame de Sion in high-scoring affair

Rock Bridge High School softball had 21 total hits in a win over Notre Dame de Sion on Thursday night.

Hickman softball takes down Helias

Hickman High School's Shannon Greene struck out 12 players in seven innings in a victory over Helias Catholic High School on Wednesday.

Rock Bridge tennis on a roll

The Rock Bridge High School girls tennis team remains undefeated. 

Tolton volleyball recovers late, sweeps Calvary Lutheran

A key timeout helped the Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic High School volleyball team sweep Calvary Lutheran High School on Tuesday night.

Rock Bridge tennis coach focuses on mental aspects of game

Rock Bridge High School tennis coach Ben Loeb has emphasized the individual aspects of the sport to help his boys and girls teams win a combined nine state championships.

Loeb injects sports psychology into Rock Bridge

Rock Bridge tennis coach Ben Loeb has formulated a psychological approach that he teaches his players every season.

Rock Bridge girls tennis continues undefeated season

Rock Bridge girls tennis moves to 15-0 with a victory against Quincy Notre Dame on Monday night.