EUREKA, Ill. — Westminster College limited the Eureka College Lady Red Devils to a meager 28-percent shooting effort as the Lady Blue Jays got back on track in SLIAC play with a 57-42 victory Wednesday night.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. — The University of Lindenwood-Belleville Lynx rallied behind a 17-6 run midway through the second half to hand the William Woods University Owls their second straight American Midwest Conference loss 96-91 on Tuesday night.
The Fulton Hornets were unable to complete a season sweep of the Boonville Pirates in Tuesday night’s 63-59 North Central Missouri Conference loss at Roger D. Davis Gymnasium.
NEW BLOOMFIELD — Five players finished in double figures as the New Bloomfield Wildcats smashed the New Haven Shamrocks 65-32 in non-conference play Tuesday night.
HIGBEE — Junior center Avalon Saxton produced a team-high 12 points and 10 rebounds in the Missouri School for the Deaf Lady Eagles’ 64-26 loss to the Higbee Lady Tigers’ junior varsity Tuesday night.
Senior guard rallies Fulton past Boonville in OT
Sloane Totta had a surplus of memorable moments.
CHAMOIS — Sophomore forward Adrian Mann connected for a game-high 15 points and the South Callaway Lady Bulldogs relied on strong defense to down the Chamois Lady Pirates in Tuesday night’s 41-36 Show-Me Conference triumph.
Seven Callaway County football players were recently named to 2015 all-state teams selected by the media and high school coaches.
NEW BLOOMFIELD — Senior guard Grant Nichols powered a balanced attack with 15 points Tuesday night as the New Bloomfield Wildcats fended off the Belle Tigers in a 76-72 non-conference victory.
The Fulton Lady Hornets couldn’t keep their hands to themselves, which ended up costing them their unbeaten status.
LADDONIA — The North Callaway Ladybirds logged their second straight Eastern Missouri Conference road victory of the week by outscoring the Community R-6 Lady Trojans 14-9 in the fourth quarter of Friday night's 55-50 win.
EUGENE — Four players reached double figures as the South Callaway Lady Bulldogs notched their first Show-Me Conference win by outlasting the Eugene Lady Eagles 63-60 last Thursday night.
LADDONIA — Senior forward Quintin Nichols’ go-ahead basket with 11 seconds left helped send the North Callaway Thunderbirds to their first victory of the season with Friday night’s 37-34 EMO triumph over the Community R-6 Trojans.
BOONVILLE — Senior guard Deareyon Estes sparked four players in double figures with 14 points as the Fulton Hornets stayed unbeaten in NCMC play with Wednesday night’s convincing 60-47 win over the Boonville Pirates.
JAMESTOWN — The South Callaway Lady Bulldogs broke a 29-all tie at the break by outscoring the Jamestown Lady Eagles 42-29 in the second half of Tuesday night’s 71-58 non-conference victory.
Freshman guard Delanzia Hayes finished with a team-high seven points as the host Missouri School for the Deaf Lady Eagles opened their season with a 47-19 loss to the New Bloomfield Lady Wildcats’ junior varsity Tuesday night.
COLUMBIA — The Fulton Hornets wrestling team stayed unbeaten by outlasting the Smith-Cotton Tigers 43-33 and then overwhelming the host Rock Bridge Bruins 62-12 in Tuesday night’s triangular.
BOONVILLE — The Fulton Lady Hornets were able to gain some long overdue redemption against the Boonville Lady Pirates.
VANDALIA — The North Callaway Thunderbirds tumbled to 0-6 on the season after being manhandled by the Van-Far Indians 67-31 in Tuesday night’s Eastern Missouri Conference opener.
BOONVILLE — The Fulton Hornets stayed undefeated in North Central Missouri Conference play by outscoring the Boonville Pirates 19-10 in the third quarter of Wednesday night’s 60-47 win.
Junior forward Scotty Percy tallied 16 points to guide the host Missouri School for the Deaf Eagles in Tuesday night’s 49-35 season-opening setback to the New Bloomfield Wildcats’ junior varsity.
MOKANE — New Bloomfield senior guard Grant Nichols and sophomore forward Jak Kitchens tallied 18 points apiece as the Wildcats fended off the South Callaway Bulldogs 67-55 in Show-Me Conference play Friday night.
MARSHALL — Protecting a two-point lead, the Fulton Lady Hornets preserved their perfect record by outscoring the Marshall Lady Owls 11-6 in the fourth quarter of Thursday night’s 50-43 NCMC triumph.
WESTPHALIA — The unbeaten New Bloomfield Wildcats established control by outscoring the Fatima Comets 16-4 in the first quarter of their 73-68 win in Monday night's Show-Me Conference opener.
CENTRALIA — The No. 4 seed North Callaway Ladybirds remained winless after shooting a dreadful 26 percent in Wednesday night’s 39-28 loss to the No. 8 Sturgeon Lady Bulldogs in the consolation semifinals of the 60th-annual Centralia Invitational Tournament.
ROLLA — The Westminster College Lady Blue Jays shot just 36 percent as their four-game winning streak ended in Tuesday night’s 76-57 non-conference loss to the NCAA Division II Missouri S&T Lady Miners.
Brandt reaches 1,000-point milestone
WARDSVILLE — The Fulton Lady Hornets stayed undefeated by breaking an 18-all halftime tie and outscoring Blair Oaks 31-15 in the second half to pull away for Tuesday night’s 49-33 triumph.
MOKANE — The South Callaway Lady Bulldogs bolted to a 20-2 advantage after one quarter in dismantling the Montgomery County Lady Wildcats 63-37 in Monday night’s home opener.
The Fulton Hornets wrestling team won four matches by pin and four by forfeit in blistering Boonville 56-9 in its North Central Missouri Conference opener Tuesday night at Roger D. Davis Gymnasium.
TIPTON — New Bloomfield senior guard Grant Nichols and sophomore forward Jak Kitchens responded with 22 points apiece to steer the top-seeded Wildcats to a 74-50 semifinal win over the No. 4 Jamestown Eagles on Thursday night at the 77th-annual Tipton Tournament.
The surging William Woods University Owls knocked down a school-record 16 3-pointers in picking up their fourth straight victory with Tuesday night’s 91-75 win over the Haskell Indian Nations (Kan.) University Indians at Anderson Arena.
Throttle New Haven 45-25 in semifinals, will play in Montgomery County title game
MONTGOMERY CITY — The Fulton Lady Hornets will get the opportunity to duplicate their title feat.
KINGDOM CITY — The North Callaway Thunderbirds’ season opener was spoiled in a 51-37 loss Tuesday night when the Centralia Panthers pulled away by outscoring them 16-6 in the fourth quarter.
VANDALIA — The first quarter proved to be the difference for the South Callaway Bulldogs as they outscored the Van-Far Indians 20-13 during that span in Tuesday night’s 53-46 season-opening triumph.
KINGDOM CITY — The North Callaway Ladybirds were outscored by the Centralia Lady Panthers 13-4 over the final 5 minutes, 31 seconds in Tuesday night’s 47-38 non-conference loss.
VANDALIA — Sophomore forward Adrian Mann logged a game-high 14 points in the South Callaway Lady Bulldogs’ 51-23 season-opening romp over the Van-Far Lady Indians on Tuesday night.
SPRINGFIELD — The problem was simple for the William Woods University Owls.
Seven players from South Callaway, five from North Callaway honored
Twenty Callaway County players — highlighted by eight from the Fulton Hornets in Class 3 — were named to the media’s 2015 Central Missouri all-district football teams announced this past week.
MEXICO — Fulton senior guard Kalin Mitchell put up 20 points Tuesday night to guide the Hornets to a 68-54 North Central Missouri Conference victory over the rival Mexico Bulldogs in their season opener.
NEW BLOOMFIELD — Sophomore forward Jak Kitchens erupted for a game-high 38 points as the New Bloomfield Wildcats demolished the Calvary Lutheran Lions 83-45 in Tuesday night’s season opener.
MEXICO — Fulton senior guard Sloane Totta produced a game-high 22 points Tuesday night as the Lady Hornets kicked off their season by throttling the North Central Missouri Conference rival Mexico Lady Bulldogs 52-36.
NEW BLOOMFIELD — Sophomore guard Madi Craighead connected for a game-high 24 points, marked by four 3-pointers, to spark the New Bloomfield Lady Wildcats’ 58-23, season-opening blitz of the Calvary Lutheran Lady Lions on Tuesday night.
William Woods University junior guard Deon Pettigrew and senior guard Austin Lowery combined for 49 points to fuel the Owls’ third straight win in Tuesday night’s 85-79 non-conference triumph over the Missouri Valley College Vikings at Anderson Arena.
Hornets' McClure signs to wrestle at North Carolina
Josh McClure didn’t have to worry about coercion when it came to his decision.
JEFFERSON CITY — North Callaway’s Reyna Schmauch and South Callaway’s Adrian Mann made a splash as sophomores in their debuts.
Westminster clinches third straight trip to Division III national tournament
The Westminster College Blue Jays soccer team is starting to make this a habit.
Kathryn Blomenkamp scored an unassisted goal with 48.5 seconds left in regulation as fifth-seeded Lindenwood-Belleville (Ill.) jolted the No. 4 William Woods University Lady Owls soccer team 1-0 in the quarterfinals of the American Midwest Conference postseason tournament Friday night at Firley Field.
It will be a baker’s dozen for Callaway County at the 2015 MSHSAA boys’ and girls’ state cross country championships this weekend.
No. 1 seed Westminster will host No. 3 Webster for tournament title Friday night
The Westminster College Blue Jays soccer team put on another dominating display to move closer to the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference postseason tournament championship.
The host Westminster College Lady Blue Jays volleyball team stopped a four-match losing streak with a 25-12, 25-14 and 26-24 SLIAC triumph over the MacMurray (Ill.) College Lady Highlanders in Tuesday night’s regular-season finale.