Category: Sports

Jennies claim 2-0 shutout victory over Hornets

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Jennies soccer used goals in each half to come away with a 2-0 shutout victory over Emporia State Saturday afternoon at the South Recreation Complex in Warrensburg. The Jennies (6-0-2, 3-0-1 MIAA) struck first in the 36th minute of the match when Jenna Stones delivered a perfectly placed free-kick to a waiting Carly Stanley who headed it… Read more »

Jennies come back against Truman in five sets

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – After falling behind two sets to one against the Truman Bulldogs, the eighth-ranked Central Missouri Jennies rallied to win the final two sets, claiming a 3-2 victory to remain unbeaten in MIAA play. The Jennies have won seven matches in a row, and 43 straight matches over Missouri schools. Sophomore Aubri Renshaw led the team… Read more »

Jennies golf places 15th at Mustang Invitational

(MARSHALL, Minn.) – The UCM Jennies golf team finished 15th at the Southwest Minnesota Mustang Invitational, shooting a final round 360 at the Marshall Golf Club Sunday afternoon. Freshman Kayla Temple posted the Jennies highest score for the weekend, tying for 48th after shooting a final round score of 89. The Augustana, S.D., squad took… Read more »

Succop lifts Chiefs over Saints 27-24 in OT

By BRETT MARTEL (NEW ORLEANS, AP) — Ryan Succop delivered a huge kick in the gut to the reeling New Orleans Saints. Succop kicked a club-record six field goals, one to force overtime in the final seconds and another from 31 yards to lift the Kansas City Chiefs to a 27-24 victory over the Saints,… Read more »

Tigers come up short against Sedalia

By JASON STRICKLAND (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – The Warrensburg Tigers football team (0-5) fell just short in a 21-18 loss to the Smith-Cotton Tigers (1-4) despite season-highs in passing and rushing for senior quarterback Brett Marr. Marr was 15-of-26 passing for 127 yards and a touchdown, while running the ball eight times for 60 yards… Read more »

Mules down Truman State on national TV

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The Mules overcame five turnovers and used a stifling defense to beat previously unbeaten Truman State 38-17 in front of a national television audience on Thursday night at Walton Stadium/Kennedy Field. The game was televised by CBS Sports Network as the Division II Game of the Week. The Bulldogs (3-1, 2-1 MIAA)… Read more »

Jennies score late for 3-1 win over Washburn

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The Jennies scored three-goals in a span of four-minutes late in the second half in a come-from-behind 3-1 win over the Washburn Thursday at the South Recreation Complex. The Lady Blues netted the first goal just four minutes into the contest. Lindsey Lambert sent a ball from 15 yards out on the left side… Read more »

White Sox miss chances, beaten in 9th by Royals

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — The Chicago White Sox have no more games left against the Kansas City Royals, and that’s a good thing for the AL Central leaders. Kansas City catcher Salvador Perez threw out Alex Rios at the plate and picked off Alexei Ramirez at third base, and the White Sox kept missing… Read more »

Class A Lexington new affiliate of Royals

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — The Royals have signed a four-year player development contract with the Lexington Legends to replace Kane County as one of their Class A affiliates. The Legends have been affiliated with the Astros since their inaugural season in 2001. The South Atlantic League clubs takes over for Kane County, which is… Read more »

Royals lose 3-2 to White Sox

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Luke Hochevar made three big mistakes Tuesday night, and it was too much for the Kansas City Royals to overcome. Hochevar pitched seven solid innings, but surrendered three homers in a 3-2 loss to the Chicago White Sox. Alejandro De Aza drove Hochevar’s second pitch over the wall in right… Read more »