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Red-hot Francis Howell starts fast, blazes to 11th straight victory

    Francis Howell swingman Sam Hefner and his Viking teammates were grumpy and embarrassed after suffering a 17-point loss at the hands of Duchesne in the MICDS Holiday Tournament back on Dec. 23. That setback forced the Vikings to take a good hard look at themselves in the mirror and do some soul-searching during a players meeting where opinions were not sugar-coated. “We had a tough loss and we knew we were better that what we played, so we recommitted as a team to go out and practice, play hard, go all-out and give everything we have,” said Hefner. ...

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Rascals to host Pete Rose Appearance Night

The River City Rascals will be hosting Pete Rose Appearance Night at TR Hughes Ballpark on Friday, July 10, 2015. First pitch is scheduled for 6:35 p.m. against the Gateway Grizzlies with gates opening at 5:35 p.m. The Rascals will be commemorating the appearances with Pete Rose bobbleheads. Rose will be throwing out the ceremonial first pitch and will address the crowd before the game. During the game, the hit king will be serving as a Rascals base coach and interacting with fans. Rose will be wearing Rascals jerseys which will be auctioned off during the game. Rose is known ...

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St. Peters figure skater qualifies for U.S Figure Skating Association championships

Qualifying for the U.S Figure Skating Association championships was always a major goal for Angelina Huang, but one she figured would come much later in her figure skating career. That was until hard work and opportunity met in perfect convergence right before Thanksgiving when Huang, a 12-year-old individual figure skater with a tireless work ethic, competed and won the Gold Medal in the Juvenile Ladies Division of the 2015 Midwest Sectional meet in Geneva, Illinois. For Huang, it was a moment of both shock and overwhelming joy. After competing against the top skaters from 22 different states, her sacrifice propelled ...

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Howell Central, Fort Zumwalt South bring honor, pride to St. Charles County

Francis Howell Central and Fort Zumwalt South did not come away with the ultimate prize on the weekend of Nov. 14 in the Class 3 and Class 4 soccer tournament at Blue Springs South High School in suburban Kansas City. Still, the two clubs came back with a pair of gifts that were much more valuable in the long run to their schools and programs.

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CBC knocks off Borgia to claim Borgia Tournament Gold division crown

While many folks were enjoying Turkey and Thanksgiving weekend activities the CBC basketball team was getting some early action in on the hardwood. Early indications are that the Cadets look well set to defend their Class 4 championship this winter. CBC traveled to St. Francis Borgia early during Thanksgiving week and won three games in six days to claim the Gold Divison championship of the 62nd annual Borgia Turkey Tournament. The Cadets opened the tournament with a win over Washington on Monday (Nov. 24), Soldan on Thursday (Nov. 27) , and defeated host Borgia on Saturday night to win the ...

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