Category: Sports

Jennies fall to Tampa, defeat Lock Haven

(PENSACOLA, Fla.) – In what turned out to be a long final day at the Hemmingway’s Island Grill Invitational at West Florida, the Jennies split a pair of five-set matches, falling to Tampa before knocking off Lock Haven (Pa.). UCM lost to Tampa 25-14, 25-22, 11-25, 25-27, 8-15, and then defeated Lock Haven (Pa.) 30-28,… Read more »

Pleasant Hill runs over Tigers

By JASON STRICKLAND (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — The combined score of the first two games of Warrensburg Tiger football: 76-7. The Tigers followed up a 42-0 loss at Excelsior Springs last week with a 34-7 loss in Friday’s home opener against Pleasant Hill (1-1). “We have a bunch of guys that just haven’t played a… Read more »

Before SEC play, Missouri gets warm-up game

R.B. FALLSTROM ST. LOUIS (AP) — Before Missouri dives head-first into the Southeastern Conference schedule, there’s an opportunity to iron out a few kinks. Southeastern Louisiana serves as the warm-up act on Saturday night for the Tigers, who open SEC play next weekend against No. 6 Georgia. Nobody can deny the anticipation, and there is… Read more »

Knob Noster defeats Sherwood

The Knob Noster Lady Panthers defeated Sherwood in two games at home Thursday night, 25-15, 25-21. “The ladies came out with a passion for volleyball and were aggressive on offense leading to continuous momentum throughout the match,” said head coach Jennifer Goodrich. “Sherwood was a very scrappy team and made some amazing plays, but we… Read more »

Mules fall to Missouri Western in opener

The No. 18-ranked Missouri Western squad led 28-7 at the half and held off a second-half charge by Central Missouri to pull out a 38-26 season-opening victory Thursday at Spratt Stadium. The Griffons took advantage of three interceptions, scoring both their second-quarter touchdowns off turnovers. [email_link]

Mules football opens season today at Missouri Western

The UCM Mules football team heads to St. Joseph today to open the 2012 season with a conference matchup against 18th-ranked Missouri Western. The game starts at at 6 p.m. as the Mules look to get back to the postseason for the third straight year under third-year head coach Jim Svoboda.

Dudley named assistant coach for Mules basketball

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – The UCM Mules have a new assistant coach, hiring Dylan Dudley who spent the previous three seasons as an assistant coach at Division I Tennessee-Martin. “We are excited to have Dylan join our basketball staff,” said Kim Anderson, UCM head basketball coach. “He is an energetic coach with a great deal of… Read more »

Knob Noster falls to St. Paul’s

Knob Noster fell to St. Paul’s Lutheran in two games, 25-8, 25-9, during their first match of the season Monday. “The Lady Panthers nerves showed in their first match of the season,” said coach Jennifer Goodrich. “They were a step behind where they needed to be some of the time. The ladies showed a lot of… Read more »

Crest Ridge loses to Sherwood

The Crest Ridge volleyball team lost to Sherwood Monday in three games, 25-21, 15-25, 24-26. Breanna Wonderly had nine kills and four digs. Melodi Branscum had four kills, Kennedy Dick had eight assists, and Destanie Garza served up five aces, according to coach Angie Flick.

Parks and rec volleyball signups

The Warrensburg Parks and Recreation Department is accepting registrations for fall adult volleyball Leagues. There will be two divisions — coed and women’s. The games will take place on Sundays from Sept. 16-Nov. 4. Each league will play eight regular season games. The leagues’ champions will receive team T-shirts. All games will take place at… Read more »