Prep Sports

Rock Bridge girls soccer team upbeat about win over Hannibal

Rock Bridge soccer coach Marc VanDover couldn't help grinning about the Bruins' 4-0 victory over Hannibal on Tuesday night at Rock Bridge.

Rock Bridge boys golf team wins Columbia Classic

Rock Bridge won the 12-team Columbia Classic on Monday at A.L. Gustin Golf Course, while Hickman placed fourth.

MU Relays give brothers first and last chance to compete in same event

The Missouri Relays on Saturday marked the first event Matt Pickerel, an MU junior, and Mark Pickerel, a senior at Rock Bridge, competed in the same sport, in the same place, at the same time.

Former MU volleyball player ready for coaching position

Former Missouri volleyball player Tatum Anderson, 25, has been hired to coach the Rock Bridge High School volleyball team.

Hickman girls soccer team falls to Camdenton

The Kewpies lost 3-0 to Camdenton to move to 0-3 on the season.

Hickman baseball wins second game

The Hickman baseball team outlasted host Southern Boone 5-4 in eight innings Thursday.

Hickman boys' baseball adds '1' to win column

Two explosive innings and strong pitching led Hickman's boys' baseball team to victory against St. Charles High School on Wednesday.

Bittle redeems himself for Rock Bridge baseball team

After struggling early Rock Bridge senior third baseman Travis Bittle claimed the winning hit in the seventh inning of the Bruins' 8-2 victory Wednesday over visiting Eureka.

Strong defense, penalty kick lift Rock Bridge girls' soccer

Carmen Boessen scored the Bruins' only goal.

Rock Bridge boys varsity, junior varsity golf teams beat Hickman

The Rock Bridge varsity team defeated Hickman's varsity team at the Lake of the Woods Golf Course, scoring a 155 to Hickman's 163. However, the Rock Bridge junior varsity team had a its own surprise for Hickman.

Hickman girls soccer falls to Pembroke Hill

The Hickman girls soccer team lost 2-1 to visiting Pembroke Hill on Tuesday in the Kewpies' home opener, but the loss was a big improvement from Saturday's 10-0 road loss.

Hickman girls soccer team looks to gain 'swagger'

The young Hickman Kewpies team looks to rebound from a 10-0 loss when it hosts Pembroke Hill on Tuesday.

Rock Bridge boys basketball team loses third-place game

The Rock Bridge boys basketball team lost 55-43 to Lee's Summit North on Saturday in the third-place game of the Class 5 state tournament to finish the season at 24-6.

Basketball rivalry between Rock Bridge and Hickman one-sided

It has been 18 consecutive wins for the Bruins over the Kewpies in boys basketball. A high number of coaching changes at Hickman might be the reason for slowed success.

Rock Bridge boys basketball loses shooting touch in Class 5 semifinals loss

The Bruins lost 57-45 to Troy Buchanan on Friday at Mizzou Arena. Rock Bridge fell behind Troy Buchanan early in the Class 5 semifinals game and struggled to make a comeback as it missed outside shots and simple put-backs.

Rock Bridge players take on AAU teammates in state boys basketball semifinals

Rock Bridge seniors Matt Kelly and Karon Hayes played with Troy Buchanan's Neil Branham and Derek Deters last summer on the St. Louis Raptors AAU team. The Bruins play the Trojans on Friday in the semifinals of the Class 5 state boys basketball tournament at Mizzou Arena. 

Rock Bridge role players shut down Branson in state boys basketball quarterfinals

Austin Ray, a 6-foot-6 junior forward for the Bruins, scored 10 points in the 57-45 Rock Bridge victory over Branson on Saturday. The Bruins will be back home for the Show-Me Showdown next weekend at Mizzou Arena.

Rock Bridge boys basketball looks for redemption against Branson

Rock Bridge lost to Branson 63-58 on Jan. 22 in what coach Jim Scanlon considers the team's low point of the season. After compiling a 10-game win streak, the Bruins face the last team that beat them, Branson, in the Class 5 quarterfinals on Saturday.

Rock Bridge boys basketball team beats Waynesville in Class 5 sectional

Freshman Nick Norton is a key contributor again in the 68-46 victory.

Cheadle is fan favorite on Rock Bridge boys basketball team

Chants of "We want Cheadle!" have been commonplace during the Rock Bridge boys basketball team's run to the Class 5 sectionals.