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Hornets’ Gaines earns medal at Linn invite

Fulton senior Grant Gaines garnered 16th place and was the Hornets’ highest finisher at the 36th-annual Linn Invitational on Saturday. Gaines posted a time of 18 minutes, 33 seconds to lead Fulton to a 13th-place finish out of 18 teams in the varsity division.

MSD downed by Arkansas in three sets

The Lady Eagles dropped their match to the Lady Leopards 25-4, 25-21 and 25-23 on Saturday.

Fulton sweeps rival Mexico in NCMC play

Junior outside hitter Madison Dreste provided team highs of six kills and five digs in the Lady Hornets’ 25-22, 25-21 North Central Missouri Conference over the rival Lady Bulldogs on Monday.

Fulton's skid continues in NCMC loss to Boonville

The Lady Hornets totaled just three hits and committed six errors in a 12-0 North Central Missouri Conference loss to the Lady Pirates on Monday at the high school athletic complex.

Miller, South Callaway cruise past New Haven

Junior Ashley Miller fanned six as the Lady Bulldogs downed the Lady Shamrocks 11-1 on Monday.

Cassidy fans 14 as Ladybirds down Helias

Danielle Cassidy’s dominant stuff guided North Callaway to a third win in a row. The senior starter struck out 14 — including 11 of the first 12 she faced — in a complete-game outing as the Ladybirds defeated the Helias Lady Crusaders 4-2 on Monday.

William Woods men, women place first among NAIA teams at Forest Park

The Owls and Lady Owls took first place among NAIA teams at the Forest Park Festival on Friday. The William Woods women earned seventh place overall in a field that included NCAA Division I teams, while the men finished eighth.

Westminster men take fifth, women finish eighth at Mule Run

Freshman Glenn Tuebner earned 29th place, the Blue Jays’ best individual result at the Central Missouri Mule Run on Saturday. Tuebner finished the race in 22 minutes, 4.8 seconds. Senior Daniel Lindaman placed 36th in 22:21.14 and junior Jesse Edwards finished 43rd in 22:45.77.

Lady Owls take seventh at Ashford Invitational

William Woods closed out the Ashford Invitational with a straight-set win over the Central Methodist Lady Eagles 25-17, 25-23 and 25-21 on Saturday. William Woods (8-8) finished the event with a record of 2-2.

Westminster finishes Greenville Quad unbeaten

The Lady Blue Jays ran their win streak to four games with a five-set, St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference win over the Principia Panthers on Saturday. Westminster (4-6, 2-0) won 25-20, 22-25, 25-19, 15-25 and 15-13.

Lady Owls tie AMC foe Lyon

Junior defenseman Sarah Krispin posted the Lady Owls’ goal as they finished their AMC opener tied with the Lady Scots 1-1 after two overtimes on Saturday.

Pohtos pushes Westminster women past Knox

Sophomore forward Tayisah Pohtos produced a goal and assisted on another in the Lady Blue Jays’ 3-2 win over the Lady Prairie Fire on Sunday at Westminster Field.

Cook's goal gives Westminster win over Millikin

Sophomore midfielder Drew Cook’s goal in the 101st minute sent the Blue Jays to a 1-0 double-overtime win over the Big Blue on Saturday at Westminster Field.

Owls fall to Lyon in last-second AMC loss

The Owls are unbeaten no more after a last-second 2-1 loss to the Scots in their American Midwest Conference opener on Saturday.

Blue Jays use big second half to top Crown in UMAC opener

Westminster senior quarterback Joe Plassmeyer and sophomore wide receiver Mike Washington hooked up for a pair of touchdowns as the Blue Jays downed the Storm 34-13 to open Upper Midwest Athletic Conference play on Saturday.