Fulton Sun Sports


T-Birds look for run game to re-emerge

The North Callaway Thunderbirds will need their running game to resurface. Limited to a season-low 39 yards rushing in last week’s 48-24 quarterfinal victory over Montgomery County, No. 2 seed North Callaway will try to get going on the ground again Friday night when the Thunderbirds (6-4) host No. 3 Palmyra (6-4) in the Class 2, District 6 semifinals. Kickoff is at 7.

No. 8 Falcons’ offense has Hornets’ attention

When asked to describe the state-ranked Blair Oaks Falcons offense, Fulton Hornets head coach Pat Kelley had an interesting choice of words. “They’re different,” Kelley said during Tuesday afternoon’s practice. “From an offensive standpoint, (they remind me) a lot of Moberly and a little of Boonville.”

No. 3 Bulldogs’ defense digs in for heavy dose of Indians’ Creed

The South Callaway defense expects to see plenty of Hallsville senior running back Skyler Creed. The Bulldogs are just not sure to what extent. Top-seeded South Callaway — undefeated at 10-0 and ranked third in the state — hosts Creed and the No. 4 seed Indians (8-2) tonight in a Class 2, District 7 semifinal. Kickoff is at 7. In tonight’s other District 7 semifinal, No. 2 seed Lafayette County (10-0) — ranked seventh — will be at home against No. 6 seed Cole Camp (9-1).

This Week in the SEC for Nov. 1, 2014

Here's a preview of SEC football games scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014.

Lady Blue Jays volleyball team swept by SLIAC foe Webster

The Westminster College Lady Blue Jays volleyball team was taken down by the Webster University Lady Gorloks in Tuesday night’s 25-16, 25-17 and 25-20 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference home loss.

Lady Blue Jays soccer team plays to SLIAC tie with Fontbonne

The Westminster College Lady Blue Jays soccer team battled to a 1-1 standoff with the Fontbonne University Lady Griffins in Tuesday night’s St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference home match.

Seibolt, Blue Jays soccer team down Fontbonne 2-0

Freshman midfielder Dustin Seibolt tallied both goals Tuesday night as the host Westminster College Blue Jays soccer team blanked Fontbonne University 2-0 in a pivotal SLIAC match.

Hornets bow to Boonville in District 9 semifinals

Fulton Hornets soccer coach Brad Oestreich loved the effort, just not the outcome in his team’s season-ending loss. Boonville forward Phillip Udinyiwe logged the game-winning goal in the 9th minute of double overtime, lifting the third-seeded Pirates to a 4-3 win over the No. 2 Hornets in the semifinals of the Class 2, District 9 tournament on Monday night.

Blue Jays take ninth, Lady Blue Jays 12th at St. Louis Fall Classic

Senior Daniel Lindaman’s 34th-place effort guided the Westminster men to a ninth-place finish at the St. Louis Fall Cross Country Classic on Saturday.

Lady Owls finish fifth at St. Louis Fall Classic

The William Woods women garnered two top-20 finishes to earn fifth place at the St. Louis Fall Cross Country Classic on Saturday.

Lady Owls split home matches with Friends and No. 19 Evangel

Junior outside hitter Emily Becker and freshman setter Brittany Engelbrecht each had a double-double in the Lady Owls’ sweep of the Friends (Kansas) University Fal- cons on Saturday. William Woods (20-14) topped the Falcons 25-23, 25-16 and 25-15 and bowed to the No. 19 Evangel University Lady Crusaders 26-24, 30-28 and 28-26.

Westminster bows to SLIAC foe Principia in home finale

The Lady Blue Jays registered just four shots on goal in dropping their home finale 2-0 to the Lady Panthers in SLIAC play on Saturday at Westminster Field.

William Woods shuts out Johnson & Wales

Senior midfielder Brittainy German and junior defender Sarah Krispin each scored twice in the Lady Owls’ 6-0 victory over the Lady Wildcats in Sunday’s home finale.

William Woods drops AMC tilt to No. 21 Lindenwood-Belleville

The Owls dropped an American Midwest Conference contest 3-1 against the 21st-ranked Lynx on Saturday.

Westminster bests Principia for double-overtime SLIAC win

Sophomore forward Drew Cook netted the game-winning goal in double overtime to push the Blue Jays to a 1-0 SLIAC win over the Panthers in their home finale on Saturday at Westminster Field.

Welty earns milestone win as Blue Jays top Northwestern

Westminster head coach John Welty picked up his 100th victory with the Blue Jays in their 24-13 Upper Midwest Athletic Conference win over the Northwestern Eagles on Saturday at Priest Field.

William Woods bows to Central Methodist in double overtime

Sophomore goalkeeper Brittany Griffin saved 13 shots, but the Lady Eagles snapped the Lady Owls’ four-match winning streak in double-overtime 2-1 Thursday night.

William Woods blanked by Central Methodist

The Owls couldn’t answer the Eagles’ first-half goal in a 1-0 non-conference loss Thursday night.

William Woods sweeps Harris-Stowe in AMC play

The Lady Owls rolled to 25-15, 25-14 and 25-12 AMC sweep of the Lady Hornets on Thursday night.

Westminster drops SLIAC match to Spalding

The Lady Blue Jays saw their eight-match winning streak snapped in a 24-26, 25-17, 25-22 and 25-13 SLIAC loss to the Lady Golden Eagles on Friday night.