Junior guard Sadie Theroff and sophomore forward Andrea Zalis each finished with 20 points, pushing Westminster to an 86-50 SLIAC mauling of the MacMurray (Ill.) College Lady Highlanders on Saturday.
Senior guard Destani Stensrud’s attempts at a game-winning basket both rimmed out as the Lady Owls bowed to the Lady Lynx 73-72 in American Midwest Conference play on Saturday.
The Owls current skid dipped to four games with a narrow 69-66 American Midwest Conference loss to the Lynx on Saturday.
The Blue Jays were outscored 44-32 in the second half of their 76-64 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference loss to the Highlanders on Saturday.
Hentges, Smith each log 16 points as South Callaway moves to 8-0
On a night where the South Callaway Bulldogs’ offense wasn’t at its best according to head coach Tony Brandt, the defense did more than its fair share to keep them undefeated. The Bulldogs’ harassing defensing resulted in 25 turnovers by the St. Elizabeth Hornets in a 66-41 Show-Me Conference triumph on Friday night.
Hentges, Smith each log 16 points as South Callaway moves to 8-0
Key defensive stops and a career-best scoring effort by freshman point guard Adrian Mann helped the Lady Bulldogs edge out the Lady Hornets 50-49 in Show-Me Conference play on Friday night.
Loss stops Fulton's season-opening win streak at seven games
Fulton senior forward Austin Wilson had a game-high 16 points in the Hornets’ narrow 64-63 NCMC loss to the Hannibal Pirates on Tuesday night.
Sophomore guard Ryan Hill logged 15 points to pace the Owls in a 98-76 exhibition loss to the NCAA Division II Miners on Wednesday.
Sophomores David Houlding and Billy McKenzie and senior Julian Taylor each posted overall top-20 showings for William Woods at the Patriot All-America Invitational on Wednesday.
A staunch showing on defense helped the South Callaway Bulldogs remain unblemished. Senior guard Troy Hentges was the only player in double figures, logging a game-high 23 points to push the Bulldogs past the Centralia Panthers 67-35 at the MRMC Holiday Shootout on Monday at Moberly Area Community College.
The Thunderbirds season-opening futility continued in a 69-36 loss to the Eagles on Monday.
The Ladybirds were outscored 13-7 in overtime by the Lady Eagles in a 63-57 defeat on Monday.
The Lady Owls finished a paltry 24 percent from the floor in a 77-40 exhibition loss to the NCAA Division I Redhawks on Tuesday afternoon.
The South Callaway Bulldogs’ strong second-half showing insured that they’d take a perfect mark into the holiday break. The Bulldogs outscored the Crocker Lions 50-31 in the second half, vaulting themselves to an 80-56 non-conference victory on Saturday on the campus of Drury University.
The Blue Jays couldn’t contain the Saints 3-point shooting in a 72-56 road loss on Saturday. Maryville — an NCAA Division II team — knocked down 42 percent (13-of-31) from beyond the arc in handing Westminster its second straight loss.
The Thunderbirds were outscored 21-7 in the fourth quarter of their 48-27 EMO loss to the state-ranked Trojans on Friday night.
The Lady Wildcats logged their fourth straight victory with a 54-40 triumph over the Lady Eagles at the Missouri National Guard Shootout on Saturday at Jefferson City High School.
Senior guard Elaine Brinker was two rebounds short of a triple-double as the Ladybirds upended the Lady Trojans 58-43 in EMO play on Friday night.
The Lady Bulldogs connected on 13-of-28 free throws in the fourth quarter to rally past the Lady Eagles 65-61 in Show-Me Conference action Friday night.
Junior forward DJ Johnson’s 12 points and eight rebounds paced the Owls in a low-scoring 45-42 American Midwest Conference loss to the Scots on Thursday night at Anderson Arena.
Few shots fell for the William Woods University Lady Owls in a 52-43 American Midwest Conference loss to the 23rd-ranked Lyon (Arkansas) College Lady Scots on Thursday night at Anderson Arena.
INDIANOLA, Iowa — The Westminster College Blue Jays shot just 33 percent as a team in Wednesday night's 70-52 non-conference loss to Simpson College.
Senior forward scores game-high 27 as Fulton remains perfect on season
Devin Gibson doesn’t usually have trouble finding shots, according to Fulton Hornets head coach Ryan Shaw. The Fulton senior forward recorded his second straight double-double, totaling game highs of 27 points and 15 rebounds as the Hornets stayed unbeaten with an 86-69 North Central Missouri Conference triumph over the Boonville Pirates on Tuesday night at Roger D. Davis Gymnasium.
New Bloomfield Lady Wildcats head coach Brett Craighead thought his team could have guarded the Bunceton Lady Dragons a little better. Still, New Bloomfield’s defense was plenty effective in dispatching Bunceton 43-27 on Monday night.
Senior guard Elaine Brinker tallied 10 points as the Ladybirds triumphed over the Lady Indians 57-39 in their Eastern Missouri Conference opener on Monday night.
Sophomore forward Konnor Arrowood logged a game-high 19 points, but the Lady Bulldogs fell to the Lady Indians 52-38 on Monday night.
Junior guard Grant Nichols’ game-high 24 points keyed the Wildcats to an 80-46 win over the Dragons on Monday night.
Three double-digit scorers and a 49 percent shooting clip sparked Westminster to a 72-64 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference win over the Blackburn Beavers on Saturday at Westminster Gym.
Junior forward DJ Johnson logged game highs of 23 points and 10 rebounds as the Owls downed the Indians 86-70 on Saturday.
Sophomore guard Andrea Zalis’ double-double vaulted the Lady Blue Jays to an 82-62 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference triumph over the Lady Beavers on Saturday.
Four finish in double figures as Fulton ups its record to 5-0
Fulton head coach Ryan Shaw’s assessment of the Hornets’ performance against the Marshall Owls sounds boastful. But that doesn’t make it any less true. “I don’t think there’s any aspect of this game that we didn’t dominate tonight,” Shaw said. “That sounds arrogant, but it’s a fact.”
The Bulldogs’ scintillating effort from 3-point range helped continue their perfect start. South Callaway knocked down 13-of-20 from long distance to vault them to an 89-58 Show-Me Conference win over the Wildcats on Friday night.
Freshman forward Alex Walker scored 12 points as the Thunderbirds 51-34 bowed in the seventh-place game of the Mexico Tournament on Saturday morning.
Brandt logs double-double as Fulton improves to 5-0
The Fulton Lady Hornets continued the torrid start to their season. Junior guard NaShayla Brandt led all players with 17 points and 10 rebounds as the Lady Hornets dominated the Marshall Lady Owls in a 62-30 win in their North Central Missouri Conference opener on Thursday night at Roger D. Davis Gymnasium.
Senior forward Ashley Kelley's 16-point outing sparked the Lady Wildcats to a 66-20 triumph over the Lady Tigers on Thursday.
The Lady Bulldogs were blitzed by the state-ranked Lady Lions for 20 first-quarter points in a 67-35 loss on Thursday afternoon.
The eighth-seeded Thunderbirds were outgained 22-7 in the first half of a 48-42 consolation bracket loss to the Tigers at the Centralia Tournament on Thursday afternoon.
Fulton seniors Kevin Wallace and Austin Wilson were recently recognized as Class 2 All-State honorable mentions by the Missouri High School Soccer Coaches Association.
Lady Owls junior outside hitter Emily Becker was recently slotted as a Tachikara-NAIA honorable mention All-American. Becker is just the third player in William Woods history to earn such an honor.
Blue Jays defender Muhle Dlamini was named to the NSCAA/Continental Tire NCAA Division III All-Region first team recently.
Fulton off to fast 4-0 start
Coming off Fulton’s championship win at the Montgomery County Invitational Tournament last Saturday night, head coach Ryan Shaw wasn’t especially worried about his Hornets easing up.
The Lady Blue Jays scored just 19 points and shot a dismal 24 percent from the field in the first half of a 66-52 home loss to the Lynx on Monday night.
The Owls totaled a season-low in points in their 82-53 American Midwest Conference loss to the Eagles on Saturday.
Senior guard Verdis Lee Jr. logged a game-high 21 points as the Blue Jays bowed to the Panthers 73-62 in SLIAC play on Saturday.
The Lady Blue Jays finished 26 percent from the floor in a 50-40 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference loss to the Lady Panthers on Saturday.
William Woods sophomore center Kennedy Volkart’s career-high 21 points led all players in a 64-51 AMC win over the Williams Baptist Lady Eagles on Saturday.
O’FALLON — Sparked by six first-place individual showings, Fulton totaled 160.5 points to earn second place at the Fort Zumwalt North Tournament on Saturday. Warrenton scored 172 points to claim the team championship.
Seniors Ricky Dawson and Austin Wilson each netted a game-high 20 points to vault the top-seeded Hornets to a 80-76 overtime victory over the No. 2 Bobcats at the Montgomery County Tournament on Saturday night.
The No. 2 seeded Lady Wildcats were outscored 24-11 over the final eight minutes in falling to the top-seeded Cardinals 57-53 in the finals of the Tipton Tournament on Saturday.
Sophomore guard Nicole Horstman posted a game-high 17 points to spark the Lady Bulldogs to a 52-45 victory over the Montgomery County Lady Wildcats on Monday night.