Missouri Western has dropped three straight heading into the final series of the season.
Raphael Spencer, T.J. Lafaver, and Skyler Windmiller find the end zone in Missouri Western's final spring practice.
Jeff and Kaiti Lawrence exchanged vows at home plate Friday evening
After three years as Missouri's head basketball coach, Frank Haith has accepted a position at Tulsa.
The Fighting Irish beat the Warriors 3-2 Thursday.
James Shields struck out 12 batters in Thursday's win over the Astros.
Northwest softball sisters Torri and Paige Blythe near their first postseason games together in three years.
Kearney's Dray Starzl and Montana State transfer Vance Wentz join Lafayette's Xavier Kurth in the Bearcats' 2014 class.
The Eagles score the final five runs to beat Benton. Central's Joe Tieman had a no-hitter through the first four innings Wednesday.
Joe Kelly left the game in the fifth inning with left hamstring tightness.
Omar Infante hit his first home run as a Royal Tuesday.
Lafayette knocks off Central; LeBlond pounds South Nodaway.
Major League Baseball celebrates the 67th anniversary of Jackie Robinson's debut on Tuesday.
Freshmen T.J. Lafaver and Skyler Windmiller are among those vying for Missouri Western's staring quarterback job.
Four years after his brother's last start for Northwest, Brady Bolles is ready to take over at quarterback.
Minnesota's 4-3 comeback win completes the sweep of Kansas City.
Ryker Fox pitched a complete game as the Bearcats won the front end of its doubleheader with Central Missouri.
Missouri Western runs their winning streak to eight with 1-0 and 8-3 victories on Saturday.
Minnesota hung seven runs in the first two innings to take their second straight game and the series over Kansas City.
The White team beat the Green team 16-10 in Saturday's spring football scrimmage at Bearcat Stadium.
The St. Joseph School Board approved a proposal that will start up wrestling programs at each public middle school.
LeBlond stays undefeated; Central can't keep the bats rolling
The Eagles scored a run in the bottom of the seventh inning to edge the Irish.
Kat Steponovich has called all 270.2 innings for Missouri Western softball this season.
Benton Wrestling's all-time wins leader chooses to wrestle for the Bison next year.
B.J. Smith will remain as the head coach of Highland Women's Basketball after pleading guilty to charges relating to arrest last April.
Alex Gordon's three-run blast highlights a 7-3 Royals win to end the team's first homestand.
Kansas City drops a 1-0 decision to the Rays despite a strong first start from Yordano Ventura.
Bishop LeBlond run rules Maur Hill, Benton edges Chillicothe in MEC tilt.
Roger Nichols is trying to make an impact in football hotbed Maryville with a new 8-Man team.
Jason Vargas allows one run over nine innings as Kansas City wins their series opener 4-2.
Gary Pinkel has suspended receiver Dorial Green-Beckham indefinitely for an unspecified violation of team rules.
Gallatin native Brice Garnett finishes in five-way tie for seventh in 13th PGA Tour event.
Kansas City ends their first home series with a 5-1 loss to Chicago.
Stephanie Mark drives in six runs as the Bearcats grab a 7-4 win before falling 3-1.
Salvador Perez drove in the go-ahead run in the bottom of the eighth inning.
Sydney Washington drove in the game-winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning to complete the sweep of Nebraska-Kearney.
Kansas City's first win of the season came in its first game at Kauffman Stadium.
Jackie Bishop allowed two runs in 12 1/3 innings Friday night.
The Lady Indians dropped a home match Thursday night.
Jhonny Peralta hit his first home run as a Cardinal on Thursday.
Kansas City's offseason program begins April 21st.
Gary Belcher leaves Kearney to take over a Benton team that has won 11 times in three years.
B.J. Smith entered a guilty plea Tuesday on six charges dating back to his arrest last April for involvement in a multi-state car theft ring.
Ian Kinsler lined the game-winning hit off Tim Collins in the tenth inning.
St. Joseph native Gary Belcher has spent the last nine seasons coaching boys basketball at Kearney High School.
After sitting out the 2013 season, Josh Baker rejoins an NFL roster Tuesday.
Savannah gets a narrow win over Lafayette. LeBlond scores in double figures for a second day in a row.
Adam Wainwright struck out nine batters and didn't allow a run in seven innings of work.
Kansas City's ace James Shields had a quality start on opening day.
Hillyard, Inc.'s products are used from middle school gyms to NBA arenas.
Former Missouri Western golfer Brice Garnett is one of ten individuals selected for the MIAA Hall of Fame.
Grant Fink will begin the season Friday with the Cleveland Indians' Class A organization.
Hundreds gathered at the Looney Complex at Missouri Western on Saturday for the first "Krikor Partamian Ping Pong Showdown".
Tiffany Gillaspy's grand slam caps off a six-run day as Missouri Western earns 8-1 and 11-2 wins.
Missouri Western captures a 3-2 comeback win before falling 6-2 at the MWSU Spring Sports Complex.
Stephanie Marks follows a first-game mercy rule performance with her second walk off home run in two days.
Missouri Western scored 23 runs on William Jewell Wednesday afternoon.
Joe Drake finishes his 40-year career as Missouri's all-time wins leader.
Alexa Franks scores five goals for Central soccer, while Joe Tieman tosses a one-hitter for Indians baseball.
Lafayette girls soccer set a school record in goals Wednesday night.
First-year head coach Brent Seifert led his team to victory over LeBlond on Wednesday.
The Stanberry school board will not renew head football coach Dan Collins' contract next season.
The baseball and girls soccer seasons in St. Joseph will now begin Wednesday, March 26th.
DeShaun Cooper was named to the Division II NABC All-Star game's West squad.
The Fighting Irish fall to Republic 45-42 in the Class 4 Boys Basketball State Championship.
The Lady Cardinals place fourth in the third state appearance in program history after a 42-33 loss to Marshfield.
No. 6 Vanguard kept No. 11 Benedictine at bay Friday night.
ESPN 1550 Sports Director Dave Riggert joins KQ2's Justin Sampson to recap Lafayette's state semifinal win.
Curtis Hubbard's go-ahead bucket sends the Fighting Irish to their first state championship game since 1976.
The No. 2 Scotties have won 33 games this season.
Lafayette head coach Chris Neff, senior Xavier Kurth, and sophomore Gary Wilkinson react to their Class 4 semifinal win over Farmington.
Travis Partridge was the only quarterback to workout at Missouri Western's Pro Day in front of 22 NFL Scouts.
Lady Cardinals can't overcome long scoring droughts, lose to Dexter 54-21 at Mizzou Arena.
The Fighting Irish are confident as they try to win their first state championship since 1976 this weekend.
The Scotties knocked off Parkland Wednesday night.
Senior forward Charlie Wallrapp scored 17 of his 19 points after halftime.
The Bearcats fall to Central Missouri 60-59 in overtime, finishing their season at 24-9.
The Cardinals have won their last ten games in a row by an average of 16 points.
The Benedictine men's basketball team is back in the NAIA's national tournament for the first time since 1970.
Deshaun Cooper scored 25 points in Northwest's win Sunday.
The Bearcats hold on for a 71-66 win, will face Central Missouri in their first Sweet Sixteen contest since 2006.
Seniors Billy Cook and Xavier Kurth talk about their second trip to state with Lafayette and the program's first since 2011.
Brett Goodwin, Morgan Domann, and Lindsay Doolan talk after Benton's quarterfinal win against Notre Dame de Sion.
The Irish crush Grandview 70-43 to reach state for the second time in four years.
The Bearcats beat Winona State 98-77.
Morgan Domann paces the Lady Cardinals with 19 points as Benton makes their first trip to state in seven years.
The Cardinals complete the season with a 29-3 record.
Southwest Baptist defeats Northwest 16-8 to half their seven-game win streak.
The Bulldogs beat Macks Creek 55-54 Friday afternoon.
The Bulldogs' effort falls short in a 69-63 loss to Scott County Central.
The Lady Cardinals defeat Chadwick 67-53 to reach Saturday's Class 1 State Championship game.
The Cardinals outscored Lincoln Prep 23-5 in the second half.
Lafayette's head coach and leading scorer give their thoughts after a 53-41 win over Liberty North.
The Irish knocked off Liberty North Wednesday evening.
The Ravens earned an automatic bid to the NAIA Division I National Championship.
The Bulldogs won't be the favorite for the first time this season when they face Scott County Central in the Class 1 semifinals.
The Cardinals face Lincoln Prep Wednesday evening.
Lafayette linebacker Cody Pettijohn joins Missouri Western as a preferred walk-on next season.
North Andrew picked up two overtime wins to reach the Class 1 semifinals.
Liberty North has ended Lafayette's season in basketball and football twice over the last two years.
George Ross Jr. steps down after leading the Cardinals to an 11-64 record over three seasons.
Missouri Western salvages the finale of a four-game series to stop its five-game losing streak.
Dayle Dickens signed her letter of intent to run cross country at Creighton on Monday.
Missouri Western baseball drops 2-1 and 8-2 decisions to Washburn on Sunday.
Bearcats will face NSIC runner-up on Saturday in Mankato, Minn.
Ben McCollum, Deshaun Cooper, and Dillon Starzl talk about their 70-67 loss to Missouri Southern and their potential seeding in the NCAA Tournament.
The Bearcats drop a seesaw battle to Missouri Southern 70-67, will await NCAA Tournament seeding.
Stanberry and North Andrew move on to the semifinals. West Platte, North Platte and Cameron are knocked out.
The Cardinals beat Mercer Saturday afternoon.
Stanberry beat Wellington-Napoleon 51-47 to advance to the Class 1 Semifinal game.
Savannah jumped out to a ten point lead on Lafayette, but the Irish finished strong to win their second straight district title.
The Cardinals are district champs for the first time since 2010.
Northwest head coach Ben McCollum and seniors Dillon Starzl and Deshaun Cooper talk after their 70-57 win over Emporia State in the MIAA Tournament.
Deshaun Cooper drops 21 points and nine rebounds in a 70-57 win over Emporia State.
Lafayette hosts Benton in tonight's Class 4, District 16 title game.
Sophomore Andrew Johnson doesn't get many minutes on the floor, but he makes his presence felt from the bench.
Central falls in District semifinal; Lafayette moves past Chillicothe to title game vs. Savannah.
LeBlond boys fall to Barstow, Richardson's milestone helps fuel Cameron to Class 3 sectionals.
Missouri Western Director of Athletics Kurt McGuffin hopes to have renovations on Spratt Stadium completed by the 2015 football season.
Benton's Tyler McNutt, Plattsburg's Dylan McClain and Lawson's Austen Eskew will wrestle in the KC Metro Classic.
The Griffons lost to the Bronchos in the first round of the MIAA Tournament.
North Andrew's Brinsley Olliver, Chuck Fox talk about the Lady Cardinals' comeback over Orrick in the Class 1 sectionals.
Grant Fink and Michael Schulze got their first taste of minor league baseball in 2013.
North Andrew girls forge huge comeback while the run ends for the Central boys and Nodaway-Holt girls.
The Bulldogs are preparing for a date with West Platte in Class 2 Sectionals after capturing their first district title since 2006.
Northeast State holds off the Bearcats' comeback attempt, dropping them by a 47-42 final in Maryville.
Benton's season ends while Central girls, Chillicothe boys advance.
Former Cardinals Breonna Embray and Andee Wahlert helped Central Missouri claim their first MIAA Championship since 1991 on Saturday.
The Missouri Western women's basketball team is on the outside of the 12 squads heading to the MIAA Tournament.
Northwest's run at an outright conference title falls short.
The ninth-ranked Ravens beat Evangel 68-65 for first outright HAAC Championship on Saturday.
Troy's Tristan Speer wins 195 lb championship, Doniphan West's Garret Dunlap finishes second at 160 lbs.
Bishop LeBlond, West Platte, North Andrew boys among district champions from Saturday.
Nodaway-Holt girls claims their first district championship since 1989, North Andrew their second straight.
Mike Kuwitzky wrapped up a 28 year career as the head coach of Maryville Boys Basketball on Thursday.
LeBlond boys move past Trenton; West Platte and Mid-Buchanan set for rematch Saturday
Lafayette alum Precious Kurth has watched her son Xavier work to earn all-state recognition.
The Bearcat men top Southwest Baptist to claim at least a share of their first conference championship since 2010.
The Griffon men's basketball team drops to eight games under .500 in conference play.
LeBlond falls to Lathrop; Megan Rosenbohm has big night for Lady Trojans
LeBlond, Lafayette boys win big; Benton boys fall in final home game.
Nodaway-Holt is 24-0 and ranked number one in Class 1 girls basketball in Missouri.
Bishop LeBlond, Lathrop, Maysville among the girls teams advancing the second round of district play.
St. Joseph native Will Carter hit a walk-off home run in game one of Saturday's doubleheader.
The Indians' 200 yard freestyle relay swam in the consolation heat in St. Peters Saturday afternoon.
Eight local wrestlers win state championships.
The Bearcat men's basketball team won by 32 points Saturday. The Griffon women started their contest on a 25-2 run.
Ten local athletes claim bronze at Saturday's MSHSAA State Wrestling Championships.
Darin Loe is the all-time wins leader among managers in Northwest baseball history.
Missouri Western beat Northeastern State in Friday's home opener.
14 wrestlers from northwest Missouri will battle for a state championship on Saturday.
At halftime of Wednesday's basketball game at LeBlond, the state champion dance team was on display.
30 area wrestlers advance to Friday's state wrestling semifinals.
Maryville head boys basketball coach Mike Kuwitzky says his contract will not be renewed for the 2014-2015 season.
Benton takes down LeBlond; Central wins first home game in a month
Winners from the first round of the consolation side of the state wrestling championship brackets.
Results from the first round of the Missouri High School State Wrestling Championships.
Missouri Western women's basketball has dropped 10 of 11 games on the road this season.
The Bearcat men's basketball team improves to 14-2 in MIAA play.
Rick Muntean will be the next general manager of the Lake Erie Crushers.
Michael Hill confirmed Tuesday night that he will sign with the Packers.
Lafayette wins the MEC for a second consecutive season.
Lafayette's lone state qualifier comes from a family of wrestlers.
Maryville breaks losing skid, North Andrew sweeps North Nodaway.
One group of students at Conception Seminary College spends what little free tim they have building a bond on the court.
Smithville sends 11 wrestlers to state from Class 2, District 4.
The Missouri Western men's skid hits four games, while the women drop their third straight.
Nine Central swimmers will participate at the state swim meet.
Benton and West Platte get back in the win column Friday night.
Lafayette edges LeBlond; Cameron's 14-game win streak ends in Smithville.
The Northwest men's and women's basketball teams lost to Missouri Southern Wednesday night.
Lafayette recognized former coaches Mel Clark, Steve Neff and Russell Book prior to Wednesday night's game.
Mid-Buchanan stuns unbeaten West Platte, while the Cameron girls beat LeBlond in double overtime.
Missouri Western's all-time leading rusher spent his rookie season in the NFL with three teams.
Lafayette's Xavier Kurth hits 1,000 career points as the Irish top Benton again.
Benedictine junior Jallen Messersmith knows what the next few months could hold for Michael Sam after announcing he is gay.
Northwest's perfect 2013 season is celebrated at Bearcat Arena on Sunday.
Skip Shear has worked at every level of college basketball, and now he's applying his knowledge to seminarians.
The 20th-ranked Ravens pull away in the second half, while the ladies' four-game win streak is snapped.
More than 120 people signed up for the Missouri Department of Conservation's ice fishing clinic at Mozingo Lake.
LeBlond boys, Cameron girls claim narrow wins while Central drops their sixth straight.
Central held a belated signing day ceremony for six football players on Thursday.
Central cross country runner Zac Miller signs his letter of intent for Northwest Missouri State.
Officials at Northwest have proposed turning the former Foster Aquatic Center into a new student fitness facility.
Benton comes from behind to beat Chillicothe; Central falls in the semifinals of the NKC Tournament.
The Bearcats shot 56-percent from the field in a 28-point win over the Griffons.
The Bearcats have won three games in a row.
Half of the Bearcats' signees come from Missouri.
Fourteen of Missouri Western's 27 signees play on the line of scrimmage.
Wednesday is national signing day.
Area high school sporting events scheduled for Tuesday have been canceled.
Missouri Western and Northwest are tied in the MIAA standings with 4-8 conference records.
Cameron runs its win streak to 11 games.
Students at Conception Seminary College come together to practice faith in the classroom, the church, and on the court.
The Missouri Western women's basketball team has won four of five games.
Benton senior Tyler McNutt has 175 career wins.
The Bearcats prevent both Lincoln teams from claiming their first MIAA win on Saturday.
West Platte boys and North Platte girls win championships in the North Platte Invitational.
West Platte and Mid-Buchanan advance to the North Platte Tournament championship.