Lady Owls senior Lee Anna Sanders secured her spot at the NAIA Indoor National Championships with her performance at the Jim Green Invitational on Saturday.
Lady Blue Jays senior Nyima Njie, again, established the school’s 200-meter dash record at the Jim Green Invitational on Saturday.
Fulton met top-ranked Father Tolton for title Saturday night
Facing their third state-ranked team in as many Friday nights, the Fulton Hornets finally broke through with a signature victory. No. 3 seed Fulton toppled the No. 2 California Pintos — ranked No. 7 in Class 3 — in a 69-58 semifinal win at the Southern Boone Classic.
Junior forward NaShayla Brandt’s 14 points paced the No. 2 seed Lady Hornets in their 65-57 loss to the No. 4 Lady Trailblazers in Saturday’s fifth-place game at the Southern Boone Classic.
Senior right fielder Nick Spagnola’s two-run single in the top of the sixth inning lifted the No. 25 William Woods University Owls to a 4-2 season-opening triumph over the Bethel (Tenn.) University Wildcats on Friday afternoon.
The Lady Blue Jays’ defense was suffocating in a 74-44 SLIAC rout of the Lady Beavers on Saturday afternoon.
The Owls’ furious second-half rally culminated in a 61-57 AMC triumph over the Scots on Thursday night.
A slow start doomed the New Bloomfield Lady Wildcats in a Show-Me Conference clash between state-ranked teams.
The No. 2 seed Lady Hornets outscored the No. 3 Lady Bulldogs 23-15 in the fourth quarter of a 68-61 consolation-semifinal victory at the Southern Boone Classic on Thursday.
The Lady Owls’ season-long eight-game winning streak was snapped in a 71-62 AMC loss to the No. 18 Lady Scots on Thursday night.
The Thunderbirds couldn’t overcome a 13-point halftime deficit in a 65-47 non-conference loss to the Cardinals on Tuesday night.
The second-seeded Lady Hornets’ run at the Southern Boone Classic got off to a rocky start with a 50-41 upset loss to the No. 7 Lady Eagles in first-round play Monday night.
Juniors Zach Benner and Josh McClure each garnered first-place showings and maintained their spotless season records as Fulton tied for seventh place at the Odessa Wrestling Invitational on Saturday.
The No. 7 seed Thunderbirds outscored the No. 4 Owls 14-9 in the fourth quarter of a 45-42 victory in the fifth-place game of the 90th-annual Bowling Green Tournament on Saturday.
Sparked by four double-digit scorers, the seventh-seeded Wildcats outlasted the No. 8 Coyotes 47-43 in the seventh-place game of the 31st-annual Sturgeon Tournament on Saturday.
Senior guard Blake French tallied a game-high 16 points, sparking the Lady Owls to a 71-64 American Midwest Conference win over the Williams Baptist Lady Eagles on Saturday at Anderson Arena.
Junior guard Kasey Gatson’s bucket with 58 seconds remaining in overtime lifted the Lady Blue Jays to a 74-71 SLIAC triumph over the Lady Panthers on Saturday at Westminster Gymnasium.
The Owls were outscored 36-19 in the second half of their 73-57 American Midwest Conference loss to the Eagles on Saturday at Anderson Arena.
The Blue Jays shot just 27 percent from the floor in a 64-51 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference loss to the Panthers on Saturday.
No. 9 Moberly roughs up Fulton in 86-57 NCMC rout
After consecutive crushing road defeats to state-ranked teams, Fulton head coach Ryan Shaw has little doubt that he has the undivided eyes and ears of his Hornets.
Freshman guard Kaden Helsel logged a game-high 19 points in the top-seeded Bulldogs’ 61-32 win over the No. 7 Thunderbirds in Saturday’s fifth-place game of the Montgomery County Tournament.
Owls senior Nick Zink and junior Alex Smith both qualified for the NAIA indoor championships with their respective performances Friday.
Junior Jesse Edwards and senior Daniel Lindaman earned top-10 showings for the Blue Jays in the men’s 3,000 meters at the Principia Relays on Friday.
Junior guard Braden Shramek supplied a game-high 17 points, lifting the seventh-seeded North Callaway Thunderbirds to a 57-51 consolation semifinal victory over No. 6 Van-Far Indians at the 90th-annual Bowling Green Tournament on Thursday night.
The Lady Owls registered a 42-31 scoring advantage in the second half of their 75-66 AMC victory over the Lady Trojans on Thursday night.
Junior guard Kasey Gatson’s 16 points sparked the host Lady Blue Jays to a 61-50 SLIAC triumph over the Lady Panthers on Tuesday night.
No. 3 seed South Callaway outscored No. 6 New Franklin 9-5 in overtime in a 47-43 clash between Lady Bulldogs in first-round play at the 31st-annual Sturgeon Tournament on Monday night.
Six Blue Jays were recently named to the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference academic all-conference team.
Brett Craighead wanted to see how his New Bloomfield Lady Wildcats responded to high expectations. So far, he has to like what he sees. State-ranked New Bloomfield — the No. 1 seed in the 31st-annual Sturgeon Tournament — secured a 47-27 first-round victory over the No. 8 Westran Lady Hornets on Monday night.
The fifth-seeded Ladybirds used a 22-9 third-quarter spurt to best the No. 4 Warriors 54-45 in the first round of the Bowling Green Tournament on Monday night.
The Lady Hornets put an end to their four-game losing streak with a 56-38 North Central Missouri Conference victory over the Lady Pirates on Monday night at Roger D. Davis Gymnasium.
The Lady Eagles fell to 1-10 with a 35-33 loss to the Lady Jackrabbits on Saturday.
The Eagles outscored the Jackrabbits 26-15 after halftime to claim a 48-28 win on Saturday.
Junior guard Kasey Gatson supplied a game-high 31 points in the Lady Blue Jays’ 63-58 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference road triumph over the Webster Lady Gorlok on Saturday afternoon.
Junior forward Matt Murphy and freshman guard Jaime Villalobos each paced the Blue Jays with eight points in their 75-48 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference loss to the Gorlok on Saturday.
The Owls were unable to maintain their halftime lead in a 54-51 American Midwest Conference loss to the Bulldogs on Saturday afternoon.
The William Woods men’s and women’s track teams each notched third-place team showings at the Illinois College Snowbird Open on Saturday. The Owls amassed 61 points, trailing only Lincoln University (85) and Lincoln College (67). The Lady Owls totaled 88 points, only bested by Lincoln College (186) and Central Methodist (88.5).
Westminster senior Nyima Njie broke her own 200-meter dash school record at the Illinois College Snow Bird Open on Saturday.
Fulton Hornets head coach Ryan Shaw didn’t have to delve too deep when summarizing his team’s most lopsided loss of the year. Fulton tallied a season-low point total and was dominated throughout in a 73-33 thrashing by the state-ranked Helias Crusaders on Friday night at Rackers Fieldhouse.
Freshman point guard Adrian Mann posted a game-high 17 points in the Lady Bulldogs’ 60-29 Show-Me Conference rout of the Lady Wildcats on Thursday night.
Junior guard Kendra Vernatti came off the bench to score a game-high 22 points in powering the Lady Owls to a 90-42 American Midwest Conference blitz of the Stars on Thursday night at Anderson Arena.
ST. LOUIS — The Westminster College Blue Jays’ season-long losing skid reached eight games after a 67-60 SLIAC setback to the Fontbonne University Griffins on Wednesday night.
The North Callaway Thunderbirds used a frantic final three quarters to snap their losing skid. The T-Birds outscored the Missouri Military Academy Colonels 36-16 after the first quarter, rolling to a 50-29 non-conference triumph on Tuesday night.
The Lady Wildcats’ 11-game winning streak came to a screeching halt thanks to a 60-37 Show-Me Conference loss to the state-ranked Lady Comets on Tuesday night.
The Lady Bulldogs couldn’t fight out of a 19-8 first quarter hole in bowing to the Rangers in non-conference action 48-41 on Monday night.
Fulton's Totta surpasses 1,000-point career milestone
The Fulton Lady Hornets’ recent pattern of flat second-half efforts materialized this time with a futile final 8 minutes. Fulton was outscored 31-14 by Eldon in the fourth quarter Monday night as the Lady Hornets bowed to the Lady Mustangs 85-68 at Roger D. Davis Gymnasium.
The host Lady Blue Jays’ five-game winning streak was snapped in a 68-46 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference loss to the Lady Eagles on Saturday.
South Callaway will seek own tournament title against Harrisburg on Saturday night
One of the goals of head coach Tony Brandt’s South Callaway Bulldogs was to capture their own tournament title for the first time since 2002. They’re now one game away from doing just that.
MOKANE — Freshman point guard Adrian Mann tallied a game-high 15 points, steering the No. 6 seed South Callaway Lady Bulldogs to a 46-28 consolation semifinal win over the No. 7 Montgomery County Lady Wildcats on Wednesday night at the South Callaway Invitational Tournament.
MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa — The Westminster College Lady Blue Jays logged their fifth straight victory as four players reached double figures in Wednesday night’s 67-43 SLIAC triumph over the Iowa Wesleyan College Lady Tigers.