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Fayette and Harrisburg to square off at Busch Stadium

The Fayette Falcons and Harrisburg Bulldogs baseball teams, along with the St. Louis Cardinals, have announced their participation in the Cardinal’s Amateur Game program. On select dates … more

Central men’s soccer takes HAAC tourney crown in shutout of rival Missouri Valley

The Central Methodist men’s soccer team added another trophy to their growing collection. The two-time defending national champions took down rival Missouri Valley College 2-0 at home for the … more

Youthful Higbee baseball looks to freshmen and juniors for leadership

With only two seniors returning to finish out their high school baseball careers, coach Dylan Wood will rely on mostly underclassmen to fill his lineup card this spring when the Tigers take the … more

Harrisburg looks to ‘be better than the last pitch’

The Harrisburg Bulldogs were one of the few baseball teams in the area fortunate enough to be able to play 18 games as a unit last summer. “It gave us a chance to see our newcomers play against … more

Harrisburg’s Steve Combs to MBCA Hall of Fame

Although elected in 2020, COVID prevented Harrisburg’s Steve Combs from being inducted last year into the Missouri Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame. This years Induction ceremony … more

Massenat named All-American honoree

Central Methodist women's basketball freshman guard Leianya Massenat was tabbed as NAIA Women's Basketball Honorable Mention All-American honoree, as announced by the national office Thursday … more

Hoover honored as Fayette girls Most Valuable Player

On March 21, the Fayette girls  basketball team honored 12 student athletes for their achievements during the 2020-21 season. For the varsity squad, senior Kylea Hoover was voted Most … more

Central softball takes fourth straight doubleheader

The No. 7 Central Methodist softball program recorded its fourth-straight doubleheader sweep Wednesday night, defeating Evangel University by scores of 3-0 and 9-3 in Springfield, Mo.  The … more

CMU baseball takes four games over the weekend

The No. 5 nationally-ranked Central Methodist baseball team completed a four-game series sweep over Park University at Estes Field defeating the pirates 13-6 and 7-3 on Saturday, and Sunday winning … more

Inspiration and Focus: Falcons storm into District Championship

On the heels of an inspiring win Thursday evening, the third-seeded Fayette boys held their focus and upset second-seeded South Callaway at Mokane, 72-55, Thursday night in the Class 3 District 7 … more

Falcon boys honor fallen teammate in district victory

In normal times, the first game of high school district basketball action is an exciting time, especially for the seniors. Each game could possibly spell the end of their careers on the hardwood. But … more

Senior receiver Kaden Polson signs with Mo. Valley

Fayette High School receiver Kaden Polson committed to play football at the next level. On Friday, the senior made it official when he signed with the Missouri Valley Vikings next season. Polson … more

Fayette senior DT Robert Saunders to play in Blue-Grey All-American Bowl

Fayette defensive tackle Robert Saunders will play in the Blue-Grey All-American Bowl on Monday. Saunders, a senior, was chosen after giving strong performance before college coaches in a football … more

Righting a Wrong


Over the years, baseball fans have celebrated what my old friend, attorney John Whiteside, refers to as the “principle of moments.” This involves those moments when all things come … more
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