Prep Sports

Hickman track and field finishes eighth at Kirksville Invitational

Senior Victoria Jackson won two events for the Hickman track and field team as the Kewpies finished eighth out of 20 teams at the Kirksville Invitational on Saturday.

Twins' bond benefits Rock Bridge soccer

Rock Bridge's Sarah and Mary Bowman have never competed against each other. Their mother made sure of that. They've always played sports together, and they've developed a unique bond on the soccer field.

Former MU thrower enjoys coaching at Rock Bridge

Former MU thrower Elisha Hunt is completing her graduate studies at MU and coaching the Rock Bridge throwers. Although she's set to graduate in May, she'll be sticking around to keep coaching the Bruins.

Rock Bridge baseball team extends winning streak

For the 18th straight time, the Rock Bridge baseball team came out victorious Thursday, defeating Kirksville 4-2 at Rock Bridge.

Rock Bridge wins district golf tournament

The Rock Bridge boys golf team placed first at the district golf tournament in Lebanon.



Experience helps senior lead Rock Bridge baseball team

Wilson Pfeiffer says he played more than 100 games last summer. His coach says that's made hima dependable player with a leader's mentality.

Mills helps Hickman baseball team shutout Smith-Cotton

Another strong performance by Hickman catcher Spencer Mills carried the Kewpies baseball team to a 5-0 victory Wednesday over visiting Smith-Cotton.

Hickman shot-putter Sarah Hall aims for perfection, sets example

Hickman senior Sarah Hall won the girls shot put and girls discus at the Hickman Relays on Tuesday with a throw of 37 feet, 7 inches. She received a scholarship to throw at Georgia Southern University, though it will mean she's farther away from her father's support and advice.

Hickman baseball team out of rhythm at wet tournament

Thunderstorms causing wet conditions hampered the Hickman baseball team, which lost to Grain Valley and Boonville on Thursday at the Boonville Wood Bat Tournament.

Unique batting gloves work for Boonville baseball player

When Boonville baseball player Jason Luster steps into the batter's box, it's hard not to notice the yellow leather work gloves he uses as batting gloves.

Hickman baseball team earns shutout win

The Hickman baseball team beat Centralia 5-0 on Wednesday at the Boonville Wood Bat Tournament.


Hickman track and field senior offers talent, leadership

Victoria Jackson, who won the girls 100 hurdles, 300 hurdles and long jump Saturday at the Capital City Relays in Jefferson City, is also a vocal leader on the team. Her devotion for practice and training gives the team a positive influence.   

Rock Bridge soccer defeats Quincy High School 1-0

An overtime goal by junior Lexi Bumby led the Bruins to the victory over the Blue Devils. 

Rock Bridge girls soccer team wins one of two in Springfield

The Rock Bridge girls soccer team was led by its juniors during the Kickapoo Tournament on Saturday in Springfield, Mo.

Strong pitching, hitting fuel Rock Bridge baseball team's win over Hickman

In front of a packed crowd at Hickman High School, Rock Bridge pitcher John Miles threw six scoreless innings in the Bruins' 8-0 victory. 

Hickman golfer Tyler Daly brings family support to the green

Tyler Daly started playing golf to keep his grandfather company, but now his grandfather is keeping him company on the course. Tyler walked all 18 holes on Tuesday with his mother, father and grandmother.

Quick start gives Rock Bridge girls soccer team another victory

Anna Alioto scored in the 12th minute of play and Carmen Boessen in the 13th in the Rock Bridge girls soccer team's 4-1 victory over Jefferson City on Tuesday at Rock Bridge.

Rock Bridge football standout transfers from Georgia to Colorado

Logan Gray, a 2007 graduate of Rock Bridge High School, has decided to transfer for his senior season of college football.

Friendships supersede Hickman-Rock Bridge girls soccer rivalry

The close relationship between two Rock Bridge players and and their Hickman opponent was easy to see Monday night in the Bruins' 5-1 victory over the Kewpies.

Bittle bolsters Rock Bridge baseball team

Rock Bridge senior Travis Bittle went 3-for-3 with two RBIs and was the winning pitcher Monday in the Bruins' 9-1 victory over visiting Boonville.