Hickman senior also goes stands at out at the plate against No. 2 team in the state.
The Rock Bridge boys tennis team swept Glendale 9-0 the day before they begin the Mid-Missouri Invitational.
The Bruins swept the dual match and Aron Franck showed off a daunting forehand.
After struggling early, the Kewpies routed Helias 11-5 Tuesday night.
The Hickman girls soccer team struggled to maintain any constant pressure on Jefferson City’s defense and gave up a second half goal to fall to the Jays 1-0.
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Coach Andy Materer has the team work on unusual drills in practice to make up for a lack of firepower.
In practice on Wednesday, coach Ben Loeb had the Bruins play matches against each other in order to prepare for Friday’s Columbia Duals, where the team will face two tough opponents, Edwardsville at 10:30 a.m. and Joplin at 2:30 p.m.
Pitcher Drew Mitrisin, second baseman Brandt Frye and catcher Thad McVeigh helped the Hickman baseball team defeat cross-town rival Rock Bridge.
Jordan Adrian has matured in his role as Rock Bridge starting pitcher.
The Rock Bridge girls soccer team beat Hickman 1-0 Monday night. The Bruins are using some of the state-champion girls basketball team's mottos for motivation.
The Rock Bridge boys tennis team defeated Parkway Central 8-1 on Saturday at Parkway Central.
Kewpie pitcher Drew Mitrisin pitched 6 2/3 innings of shutout baseball while only giving up two hits.
Rock Bridge senior Lauren Borduin lost a close race in the 800-meters but her coach thinks the racing experience will help her compete later on.
A 484-mile road trip to compete in a track meet might seem a little extreme to most, but Waukesha (Wis.) West makes the trip every year.