North Callaway, New Bloomfield begin district play on Saturday
The North Callaway Thunderbirds used an early cushion to fend off the surging New Bloomfield Wildcats and take some momentum of their own into district play.
After staving off elimination twice, the Westminster Blue Jays’ offense ran out of bullets in its quest for a St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament championship.
Eagles senior Benson Goodwin collected a district championship in the high jump at the Class 1, District 1 championships on Saturday at Festus High School.
A trio of individual wins and just as many relay victories catapulted the South Callaway Bulldogs to a second straight district track crown.
Freshman Haydon Windsor got the lone win for the No. 5 seeded Hornets, who wrapped up their team season with a 5-1 Class 1, District 7 loss to the Rebels on Monday.
The Wildcats logged at least one run in each of the first four innings in downing the Lions 6-3 in non-conference play on Monday.
Sophomore second baseman Josh Quick singled in a pair of runs, part of a three-run sixth inning for the Hornets in their 5-3, non-conference victory over the Bulldogs on Monday.
Hornets junior Gage Oestreich tallied a 33-over-par 104, placing 52nd at the Class 3, Sectional 2 championships on Monday at Quail Creek Golf Course.
Bulldogs junior Logan Taylor came in just under the wire of qualifying for the Class 2 boys’ championship with his performance at the Sectional 2 championships on Monday at Kirksville Country Club.
New Bloomfield sophomore Gannon Withers will enter the Class 1 boys’ golf championships armed with a top-10 sectional showing.
The No. 2 seed Blue Jays couldn’t summon another rally in a wild 10-7 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference quarterfinal loss to the top-seeded Panthers on Thursday at Robert E. Smith Field.
Senior Steven Coleman was selected the conference’s male hurdler and sprinter of the year in directing the Thunderbirds to a fourth-place finish tie at the Eastern Missouri Conference championships Tuesday night.
Sophomore left fielder almost hits for cycle, powers North Callaway past Hallsville 11-6
Sophomore Alex Brazil made the most of his late addition to the North Callaway Thunderbirds’ lineup on Thursday.
VIBURNUM — Sophomore Bennett Hager logged the South Callaway Bulldogs’ only victory in the pole vault to pace them to a third-place finish at the Viburnum Mac Attack Invitational on Tuesday.
NEW BLOOMFIELD — The surging New Bloomfield Wildcats rallied behind back-to-back big innings to keep their winning streak intact.
Sophomore Donnie Baysinger’s 31st-place effort directed the Thunderbirds to an 11th-place showing at the Class 2, District 3 championships Monday at Norwood Golf Club.
Junior Gage Oestreich won the lone medal for the Hornets at the Class 3, District 4 championships Monday at Eldon Country Club.
Medal performances by sophomore Gannon Withers and seniors Tyler Grace and Ridge Martin highlighted the Wildcats’ effort at the Class 1, District 2 championships Monday at Tan-Tar-A Resort.
Freshman Haydon Windsor rolled in a second-set tiebreaker at No. 1 singles to supply the Hornets with their only victory in Tuesday night’s 8-1 loss to the Crusaders in the final dual of the regular season at the high school athletic complex.
The Wildcats cranked out 15 hits in rolling to a 13-4 Show-Me Conference rout of the Indians on Monday night.