Fulton Sun Sports


Ladybirds wallop Wright City in EMO romp

KINGDOM CITY — The North Callaway Ladybirds demolished the Wright City Lady Wildcats 55-16 in an Eastern Missouri Conference contest Monday night.

Hornets bow in third-place game at Southern Boone

ASHLAND — The No. 3 seed Fulton Hornets dropped the third-place game of the Southern Boone Classic to the No. 4 Linn Wildcats 78-74 in overtime Saturday.

North Callaway Hall of Fame celebrates first 10

Inductees honored during ceremony Friday night

KINGDOM CITY — A pair of sisters, part of three valedictorians. Two teammates. A husband and wife.

Lady Hornets fall to Fatima for third place at Southern Boone

ASHLAND — Sammy Bunch tormented the Fulton Lady Hornets again.

Second-half shortcomings sink Lady Eagles

The Community R-6 Lady Trojans’ big second half doomed the Missouri School for the Deaf Lady Eagles in a 42-20 home loss Thursday night.

No. 10 Wildcats take down Eugene in SMC win

EUGENE — Four players scored in double figures and the state-ranked New Bloomfield Wildcats rolled to the 72-56 Show-Me Conference victory in spoiling the Eugene Eagles’ courtwarming Friday night.

Thunderbirds fall to Elsberry in EMO loss

KINGDOM CITY — The Elsberry Indians closed the game on an 11-3 run to hand the North Callaway Thunderbirds a 53-38 Eastern Missouri Conference loss Friday night.

Hornets battle early shooting struggles in semifinal loss

ASHLAND — The No. 3 seed Fulton Hornets were unable to overcome a dismal first half in bowing to the No. 2 Southern Boone Eagles in Thursday night’s 53-46 semifinal loss at the Southern Boone Classic.

Bulldogs pick up fourth straight victory

TUSCUMBIA — Sophomore guard Dylan Lepper connected for a game-high 25 points, including five 3-pointers, to help spur the surging South Callaway Bulldogs to their fourth straight win in Thursday night’s 70-53 SMC triumph over the Tuscumbia Lions.

Thunderbirds' JV finishes fourth at Mexico

MEXICO — The North Callaway Thunderbirds junior varsity fell to the Bowling Green Bobcats 46-40 in the third-place game of the Mexico Tournament on Saturday.

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Driftwood Outdoors: Good time for a rabbit hunt

It had been too long since I took to a snow-covered forest in pursuit of cottontail rabbits.

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Lehtera, Elliott lead Blues past Wild 4-1

Jori Lehtera had a goal and an assist, and Brian Elliott made 38 saves as the St. Louis Blues beat the Minnesota Wild 4-1 on Saturday night.

MLS commissioner taking hard look at St. Louis

St. Louis may be losing football, but Major League Soccer could be on the horizon.

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Alabama's Norris leads Tide past Missouri 80-71

Riley Norris made three 3-pointers and scored 18 points to help Alabama beat Missouri 80-71 on Saturday.

Not slowed by coaching change, Missouri attacks recruiting

Recruiting as a geographic outlier in the college football’s top recruiting conference presents enough challenges as it is. But the Missouri football team had to account for another challenge when recruiting its 2016 class: the departure of Gary Pinkel, the program’s all-time winningest coach.

About 50 Rams employees left behind in move to Los Angeles

As the St. Louis Rams organization packs up its headquarters in preparation for moving the National Football League team to Los Angeles, about 50 employees are preparing to be left behind.

MU basketball players Gant, Woods arrested

Suspended for Saturday's game at Alabama

COLUMBIA — Missouri men's basketball players Jakeenan Gant and Russell Woods were arrested Wednesday for possession of marijuana paraphernalia.

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Odom opts for honesty when discussing boycott with recruits

Following such an eventful fall, there was little chance of a boring winter for the Missouri football staff.

Missouri football adds JUCO transfer

Missouri added a member to its 2016 recruiting class Thursday with the signing of junior-college transfer Jack Lowary.

Former Missouri commit jailed on assault charges

Wednesday, verbal commit Marvin Terry was not included in Missouri’s National Signing Day class. Thursday, it became apparent why.