Quincy's Kurfman heading to Memphis
Prep Girls Track

Quincy's Kurfman heading to Memphis

QUINCY -- Lydia Kurfman made sure to use the summer as an opportunity to run in events that she'd run in if she made a college track and field team. That approach paid off. Kurfman, a senior runner at Quincy High School, gave her commitment to the Universi

Men's College Basketball

Game preview: Quincy University vs. Cedarville

QU vs. Cedarville When: 5:30 p.m. Friday Where: Pershing Arena, Kirksville, Mo. 2017-18 records: QU -- 9-18 (5-13 Great Lakes Valley Conference). Cedarville -- 13-14 (8-12 Great Midwest Athletic Conference). Radio: WGEM 1440 AM

Wildcats react in positive way to slow start
Women's College Basketball

Wildcats react in positive way to slow start

CANTON, Mo. -- The start was the same. So was the response. What changed was the way the Culver-Stockton College women's basketball team finished Wednesday night's game. The Wildcats shook off another slow start, took the lead with a dominant...

Prep Football

Pirates' chore is keeping Lions' QB under wraps

HANNIBAL, Mo. -- The conversation begins with Ben Watson. It can't end there. The Hannibal football players are well aware of that. Watson is the dynamic dual-threat quarterback that has led Fort Zumwalt East to a 9-2 record and a spot...

Coming of age: Briscoe fully prepared to be Hawks' leader
Men's College Basketball

Coming of age: Briscoe fully prepared to be Hawks' leader

QUINCY -- The roster read redshirt freshman. Officially, that is what Ryan Briscoe was. But in many ways, he was as raw as the players fresh out of high school. Briscoe's redshirt season with the Quincy University men's basketball team was spent rehabbing

Central's defense leading way in playoff run
Prep Football

Central's defense leading way in playoff run

CAMP POINT, Ill. -- Chayse Houston knows the importance of bringing physicality on defense. "It's a huge difference if you have linebackers or linemen going in soft because nothing will go your way," said Houston, a senior for the Central football team. "O

Comfortable, confident Hawks look to improve
Men's College Basketball

Comfortable, confident Hawks look to improve

QUINCY -- The newness and unfamiliarity have worn off. What the Quincy University men's basketball players have replaced them with is a comfort level they haven't experienced until now. "We are way further ahead than this time last year," senior guard Deme

Men's College Basketball

Trail Blazers discover toughness essential to winning

MOBERLY, Mo. -- If nothing else, Tuesday night's 95-84 loss to Moberly Area Community College confirmed what John Wood Community College men's basketball coach Brad Hoyt already suspected. The Trail Blazers need to be what he likes...

Men's College Basketball

Wildcats respond to halftime deficit, knock off Trojans

CANTON, Mo. -- Aaron Hill is constantly reminding the Culver-Stockton College men's basketball players their character is measured in the toughest of situations. "Most of the time it's how you respond to adversity that separates you...

Women's College Basketball

Strong shooting carries Trail Blazers to rare win over Greyhounds

MOBERLY, Mo. -- John Wood Community College women's basketball coach Norm Rodriquez knows the offense can be successful if the Trail Blazers. Tuesday night, JWCC never got rushed. The Trail Blazers scored 29 points in the second quarter...