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Harrisburg sweeps Eaton Relays as boys and girls take first

Named after long-time educator and coach in the Harrisburg School District, the Lowell Eaton relays were held on Friday. Eaton began coaching and teaching at Harrisburg in 1974-1975 and was the head … more

Harrisburg AD Fessler to join MSHSAA staff

Harrisburg High School’s loss looks to be the Missouri State High School Activities Association’s gain. MSHSAA last week announced Harrisburg athletic director Doug Fessler as having been … more

15-year-old CMU batting record falls

Fifteen years ago, Central Methodist senior Nate Breland finished his career as an Eagle with 241 hits. Little did he know fifteen years later, he would be the head coach of the program and one of … more

Falcons place second at Fayette relays

As the track season continues, seniors Josh and Zach Henderson continue to improve on their own records. Josh finished second in the shot put with a throw of 14.34 meters at the Fayette Relays on … more

Glasgow baseball joins area teams in youth movement

With the Missouri State High School Activities Association shutting down the 2020 high school baseball season and players that were seniors in 2020 losing that senior season, the 2021 season has … 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

Combs to further career at JWCC in Quincy

Harrisburg senior Baylie Combs signed her name on a letter of intent to attend John Wood Community college in Quincy, Illinois, where she will play both basketball and softball. Combs’ college … more

Fayette track shows strength in Macon Open

In the first meet of the season, the Fayette boys and girls gave a strong showing, especially in the boys' 100-meter dash at which the Falcons scored three of the top four finishers. Sophomores Chase … more

New Franklin takes opener from Fayette

The joy of a season opener was tarnished somewhat Monday evening for the Fayette Falcons as the New Franklin Bulldogs defeated the Falcons 13-1. Bulldog coach Erich Gerding had stated the goal of … more

New Franklin baseball hopes 2020 fall championship translates to successful 2021 spring

Winning the Central Activities Conference for the first time last fall by going undefeated in in conference play, the New Franklin Bulldogs are looking to continue their dominance this spring. The … more

Hard work and talent to ignite Fayette baseball in 2021

Just as the Fayette Falcons were ready to embark upon the 2020 baseball season, it came to a screeching halt. COVID-19 struck, causing the Missouri State High School Activities Association to shut … more

Higbee set for bright future after fourth-place finish

After losing to South Iron 75-40 on Friday and to St. Elizabeth 57-44 on Saturday, the  Higbee boys basketball team was disappointed with its first-ever trip to the MSHSAA Show-Me Showdown. The … more

Oswald takes state title

Twelve-year-old Shane Oswald went into the Missouri USA Wrestling 2020-21 State Folkstyle Championship in Kansas City with a great deal of confidence. Even he could not have imagined it would turn … more

Rice inks letter of intent to play 
football at Central Methodist

On Thursday at Fayette High School, senior offensive and defensive lineman Zane Rice signed a letter of intent to play football for Central Methodist University. While manning both sides of the line … more
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