It’s been quite a spring for Missouri-St. Louis sports.
ST. LOUIS • The Illinois all-stars hadn’t had much success against their Missouri counterparts in the first three editions of the PNC Bank High School Baseball Showcase at Busch Stadium.
Metro Catholic 2013 all-conference baseball team:
The PNC Bank High School Baseball Showcase will be back at Busch Stadium for the fourth year and the rosters for the Missouri vs. Illinois all-star game were announced recently.
TOWN AND COUNTRY • The CBC baseball team thought it had won its Class 5 District 4 semifinal against De Smet after seven innings on Monday. But that wasn’t the case.
KIRKWOOD • The final week of the regular season did not start out well for the De Smet baseball team, which suffered a six-run loss against Seckman on Tuesday.
The Southwestern Conference, arguably the area’s toughest from top to bottom most years, is off to a strange start this spring.
Metro Catholic 2012 all-conference baseball team:
CREVE COEUR • The CBC baseball team wasn’t expected to contend for the Metro Catholic Conference championship this season with a team full of juniors and underclassmen.
Aaron Schnurbusch lived out a dream on Sunday.
Westminster senior Tate Matheny wasn’t disappointed at all when his team’s game against Lutheran North was rained out on Friday.
Metro Catholic 2011 all-conference football team:
Metro Catholic all-conference
CHESTERFIELD • DeSmet went off for five runs in the seventh inning to push past host Parkway Central 10-3 on Friday. The win improved the Spartans to 9-3.
Editor's note: This is the seventh in a 10-part series counting down the top 10 teams in the STLhighschoolsports.com preseason baseball rankings.
April 13, 2010 -- With the bases loaded, DeSmet's Brandon Gutzler (left) is forced out at the plate as Vianney catcher Ryan barnes goes for the double-play at first during a game between DeSmet and Vianney at Vianney High School in St. Louis, Mo. Chris Lee firstname.lastname@example.org
April 13, 2010 -- DeSmet's Brandon Gutzler breaks a 3-3 tie with an RBI-single in the top of the seventh inning during a game between DeSmet and Vianney at Vianney High School in St. Louis, Mo. Chris Lee email@example.com
April 13, 2010 -- DeSmet right fielder Brandon Gutzler (right) makes a running catch on a ball off the bat of Vianney's Joe James to end the fourth inning during a game between DeSmet and Vianney at Vianney High School in St. Louis, Mo. Chris Lee firstname.lastname@example.org