Back-to-back home runs from junior third baseman Tyler Fennewald and junior catcher Derek Shikles in the top of the first inning powered the Wildcats to a 10-7 victory, their first win of the season Monday night.
Senior almost hits for cycle as South Callaway stays unbeaten
Knowing he was a triple short of the cycle, Cory Hanger’s strategy for his next at-bat was simple.
Sophomore pitcher Alyson Hahn threw a complete game and belted a home run to help her cause as the Lady Blue Jays topped the Beavers and earn a SLIAC doubleheader split on Saturday. Westminster (9-13, 6-3 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) won the closing game 8-1, while the Blue Jays bowed 7-5 in the opener.
Junior Logan Taylor’s score of 49 directed the Bulldogs to an 11th-place showing at the Father Tolton Invitational on Monday at Columbia Country Club.
Senior Cory Hanger and freshman Landon Horstman threw a combined three-hitter to vault the Bulldogs to a stifling 13-0 five-inning romp over the Wildcats on Saturday.
Owl senior Nick Zink and junior teammate Gabriel Dos Santos each secured a slot at the NAIA Outdoor National Championship with their respective performances at the Darrel Gouley Open on Saturday.
A significant second-round improvement served the No. 5 William Woods Lady Owls well at the Indiana State Spring Invitational. The Lady Owls bettered their first-round score by eight strokes to secure a runner-up showing at the event on Monday.
Junior Jake Hammerstone’s 45 sparked the Hornets to a runner-up showing on Monday at Meadow Lakes Country Club.
Sophomore Scott Strough (Fulton) logged wins at No. 2 singles and No. 1 doubles, respectively, as the Blue Jays blanked the Griffins 9-0 in SLIAC play on Saturday at Elder Tennis Courts.
The Lady Scots tallied a pair of runs in the top of the ninth inning to upend the Lady Owls and earn a American Midwest Conference twinbill split on Saturday at Backer Sports Complex.
The Fulton Hornets are a confident bunch right now as evidenced by their recent spurt.
Junior Jessica Klutts — a Fulton graduate — picked up a victory at No. 1 singles as the Lady Blue Jays cruised to a 9-0 SLIAC triumph over the Lady Griffins on Saturday at Elder Tennis Courts.
Freshman Anna Houston built on her record-breaking efforts last week by establishing three more Lady Blue Jay marks at the Darrel Gourley Open on Saturday.
A pattern had played out the last few times the Fulton Hornets and the Hannibal Pirates got together in North Central Missouri Conference action.
An inability to cash in on early scoring chances ultimately derailed the Fulton Hornets’ upset bid of the rival, state-ranked Mexico Bulldogs.
The visiting Lady Gorloks tallied the decisive run in the top of the eighth inning to upend the Lady Blue Jays 3-2 in the nightcap of Monday’s SLIAC doubleheader at Blue Jay Field.
Freshmen Celia Mansour and Will Rushworth were tabbed as the American Midwest Conference female and male golfers of the Week, respectively, on Tuesday.
Sophomore Laura Kelly and junior Laura Wiltshire’s win at No. 2 doubles was the Lady Blue Jays’ only triumph in a 8-1 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference loss to the Lady Panthers on Monday.
Junior Brier Skogsberg and freshmen Anna Houston and Logan Shoemaker garnered weekly St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference track and field acclaim Monday.
The William Woods University Owls’ potent offense helped salvage a split in their latest American Midwest Conference doubleheader.
Junior Jake Hammerstone tallied a 45 to pace the Hornets in a second-place showing against the host Mustangs, Stover and Iberia on Tuesday at the Eldon Golf Club.
The Hornets were blanked by the Colonels 9-0 at the high school athletic complex Tuesday night.
The Hornets used 10 walks and seven hits to coast to a 14-0 five-inning North Central Missouri Conference runaway win over the Owls on Tuesday night.
Sophomore Luke Gray’s stifling stuff helped prop up a sparse offensive outing by the Fulton Hornets. Gray tossed a five-hit shutout in the Hornets’ 5-0 North Central Missouri Conference blanking of the Marshall Owls on Monday at the high school athletic complex.
Senior James Ball notched a pair of relief victories as the Owls swept an American Midwest Conference twinbill with the Lynx on Saturday.
Freshman Anna Houston broke three school records and logged three top-five showings at the Central Methodist University Invitational on April 3.
Senior Terry Miles struck out seven over six innings in the Bulldogs’ 4-0 Show-Me Conference shutout of the Lions on Monday.
The Lady Owls registered two runs and eight hits in bowing to the Lady Lynx in both halves of an American Midwest Conference doubleheader on Monday.
Top-five finishes across the board, not surprisingly, led to corresponding team finishes for the Fulton and South Callaway boys’ track teams at the Fayette Relays.
The Lady Blue Jays’ winning streak stretched to four games on the strength of some hot hitting. Westminster College swept the Grinnell (Iowa) College Pioneers by scores of 9-5 and 10-8 in a non-conference doubleheader on Thursday.
The Lady Owls dipped back below .500 and suffered their first American Midwest Conference losses to the Lady Pirates on Friday.
The Owls’ four-game spurt was snapped in a narrow 2-1 American Midwest Conference loss to the Lynx on Friday.
The Blue Jays had just five hits as they were blanked by the Gorlok 10-0 in eight innings of their St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference series opener on Friday.
William Woods junior Rhett Cook and redshirt senior Madeline Emme each punched their tickets to the NAIA Outdoor Track and Field Championship with their showings at the Central Methodist University Invitational on Friday.
The Lady Blue Jays bowed to the Lady Gorlok 9-0 to begin St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play on Thursday.
The Blue Jays were blanked by the Panthers 9-0 in their St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opener Wednesday.
Two-out miscues dampened an otherwise encouraging performance by the Fulton Hornets baseball team. All the runs allowed by Fulton came with two outs as the Hornets bowed to the Kirksville Tigers 6-3 in a North Central Missouri Conference matchup Thursday night.
The Lady Blue Jays stopped their three-game slide with a St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader sweep of the Lady Tigers on Wednesday.
The Thunderbirds exploded for 16 runs in the top of the first, demolishing the Indians 29-2 in five innings to open Eastern Missouri Conference play Tuesday night.
Seniors Tucker Lane and Brady Wiler, and junior Clay Jensen each went 2-for-4 in the Wildcats’ 7-4 loss to the Eagles on Monday night.
Sophomore Bennett Hager cleared a height of 12 feet, 6 inches to win the boys’ pole vault for the Bulldogs at the Westran Open on Monday. Hager posted the only win for both the South Callaway boys’ and girls’ squads.
Fulton outlasts Eldon in 14-9 victory
The Fulton Hornets’ offense helped overcome a bevy of fielding blunders. Despite committing an astounding 10 errors, Fulton snapped its four-game losing streak with a 14-9 defeat of the Eldon Mustangs on Tuesday night.
Junior Logan Taylor medalled with a score of 39 as the Bulldogs took second place in Monday’s season opener against host Montgomery County and Winfield.
Sophomore Levi Gilman and freshman Nicole Emmons secured victories to direct the Thunderbirds and Ladybirds at the California Invitational last Friday.
The Golden Eagles scored a run in the bottom of the 15th inning, handing the Blue Jays their first SLIAC loss on Sunday.
Six fielding errors plagued the Thunderbirds in a 13-1 five-inning loss to the Falcons in Monday’s home opener.
The William Woods men and women each logged second-place team showings at the Central Methodist University Invitational this past weekend.
The Lady Blue Jays dropped both ends of a non-conference road doubleheader to the Cornell (Iowa) College Rams on Sunday.
The South Callaway Bulldogs used some opportunistic base running to score a non-conference triumph.
Freshman Katie Warren collected a tournament record and finished first individually to help boost William Woods to its fourth consecutive Washington University Spring Invitational championship on Sunday.