It's probably safe to say Alexis Silkwood has transitioned successfully from high school to major college softball.
Hannah Long isn't sure what all the fuss is about.
Like mad scientists, they have spent the last six weeks racking their brains to come up with that perfect plan — a foolproof solution on how to get the maximum number of points from their talented athletes.
CHESTERFIELD • There are two approaches coaches take to the conference championship meets.
KIRKWOOD • Cameron Carroll had a lot on his plate Saturday afternoon.
The Class 4 girls state track meet is still more than a month away, but every week the gap between contenders and pretenders gets a little wider.
An all-state performer in the 800, Richardson is the top returning runner in that event with a time of 2:14.98 at the state meet. The Kansas recruit placed sixth in Class 4 state cross country.
Travis Manning is taking the Big Man on Campus thing to a new level at Northwest Missouri State.
JEFFERSON CITY • When Anna Nelson looked through the crowded starting field and across Central Field at the Forest Park Cross Country Festival in September, she never saw what was coming.
CHESTERFIELD • A pair of young runners in the Rockwood School District continue to be ahead of the curve this fall.
RICK GRAEFE/ JOURNAL Hannah Richardson of Kirkwood.
It was an exciting Week 6 of high school football as we get set to have the final week of play before everybody (save a few in Class 5) dives into district play.
Kirkwood's Hannah Richardson, runnning at Forest Park here, raced to her first win at the Parkway West Invitational on Saturday. (Rick Graefe | Journal)
CHESTERFIELD • One day you're part of the one-to-watch club, the next you move up to the one-to-catch group.
Kirkwood's Hannah Richardson, here running at Forest Park, raced to the first win of her career Saturday at the Parkway West Invitational. (Rick Graefe | Journal)
Catch me if you can.
There are many ways to win a track meet, and both Kirkwood and host Eureka chose similar means to chase down the Class 4 District 2 crowns.