Fulton Sun Sports


Hornets unable to take down Fatima in Fulton semifinals

Will play Mexico for third place on Friday

The Fulton Hornets, despite owning a 9-7 edge in hits, fell to defending Class 3 state champion Fatima 6-4 in the semifinals of the 22nd-annual Fulton Tournament on Tuesday night at the high school athletic complex.

Prep Baseball: New Bloomfield 17, St. Elizabeth 6

The Wildcats’ top four hitters combined to go 12-for-20 with 11 runs batted in and eight runs scored in Tuesday night’s Show-Me Conference demolition of the Hornets.

North Callaway goes 0-2 at Fulton Tournament

The Thunderbirds (8-14) dropped both of their games at the 22nd-annual Fulton Tournament on Tuesday, opening with a 12-7 loss to defending Class 3 state champion Fatima and then bowing to Moberly 6-4 at Westminster College.

Track and Field: North Callaway girls take fourth at EMO meet

Sophomore Reyna Schmauch and senior Erinn Bush were named the Eastern Missouri Conference distance runner and thrower of the year, respectively, as the Ladybirds came in fourth at the conference championships Tuesday.

College Baseball: Freed-Hardeman 11, William Woods 1

The No. 7 seed Owls were limited to just six hits in their loss to the No. 2 Lions on Wednesday in the first round of the American Midwest Conference postseason tournament.

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Holliday’s single gives Cardinals win against Phillies

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Holliday’s RBI single with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning gave the St. Louis Cardinals a 5-4 victory against the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday night.

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Royals pounded 13-2 by Nationals

KANSAS CITY (AP) — Kris Medlen got pounded off the mound in the third inning. Eric Hosmer got tossed in the sixth.

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Fulton resists Moberly in 14-9 win

Hornets then bow to Fatima in semis

The Fulton Hornets found the offensive production they needed to make up for their defensive lapses.

No. 3 Owls win third straight AMC golf title

Junior David Houlding locked up individual honors with a 2-under 214 (74-67-73) to guide the third-ranked William Woods University Owls to their third straight American Midwest Conference men’s golf title Tuesday at Dalhousie Golf Course.

Prep Baseball: New Bloomfield 6, Russellville 4

Senior catcher Derek Shikles hit a three-run home run in the top of the seventh inning to rally the Wildcats to the dramatic Show-Me Conference win over the Indians on Monday night.

Prep Baseball: Wright City 12, South Callaway 6

The state-ranked Bulldogs managed only five hits and were roughed up by the Wildcats in Monday night’s non-conference loss.

Boys’ Tennis: Helias 8, Fulton 1

The Hornets ended the regular season with a 9-10 record after Tuesday night’s non-conference loss to the Crusaders at the high school athletic complex.

Boys’ Golf: New Bloomfield’s Withers qualifies for sectional play

Junior Gannon Withers advanced to sectionals for the Wildcats by tying for fourth place with an 11-over 83 at the Class 1, District 2 championships Monday at Redfield Golf Course.

Hornets pick apart Mexico in 5-1 win

None of their hits were particularly noteworthy, but the Fulton Hornets were decisive in dictating their duel with Mexico pitchers Dalton Logerman and Steven Smith.

Prep Baseball: North Callaway 7, Sturgeon 6

The Thunderbirds broke a 5-all tie by tallying two runs in the bottom of the fifth inning to edge the Bulldogs in Friday night’s non-conference triumph.

Fulton boys take title in own Don Dobson Invite

Track and field results

Sophomore Mason Gaines posted first-place finishes in both the 1,600 (4 minutes, 49 seconds) and 3,200 (10:31) meters to steer the Hornets to the championship of their annual Don Dobson Invitational on Friday.

Lady Bulldogs finish fourth in own South Callaway Relays

Track and field results

Sophomore Kaci Jordan took second place in the triple jump (32 feet, 4 inches) as the Lady Bulldogs came in fourth in their own South Callaway Relays on Friday.

Boys’ Tennis: Fulton 7, Mexico 5

The Hornets won four of six singles matches in turning back the rival Bulldogs in Friday night’s North Central Missouri Conference victory.

Owls get swept by Park in AMC doubleheader

The William Woods Owls were swept by the Park University Pirates in an American Midwest Conference doubleheader on Friday.

Westminster sweeps Principia, 15-2 and 14-2, in softball

The Lady Blue Jays ended their regular season by sweeping the Lady Panthers in a St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader at Blue Jay Field Thursday.