Mike Metzger has been a fan of the game of soccer for his entire life. Now the 34-year-old will get the opportunity to pass along that passion, as he is the new head coach of the Helias boys program.
The plan is simple. The execution isn’t.
Giving up two goals in a little more than three minutes of play should have been a sign to the Helias girls soccer team it was in for a long day in the Capital City Shootout.
The Jefferson City Jays split a pair of games Friday to open the River City Festival, with their loss coming in most unusual fashion.
The Tuscumbia Lions were done in by six errors while dropping a 12-0 decision Thursday to New Bloomfield in five innings.
The Jefferson City High School freshman-sophomore team defeated Blair Oaks 7-1 in the Blair Oaks C Team Baseball Tournament on Friday. The Falcons also defeated Southern Boone 6-2.
Calvary Lutheran picked up three wins in the Vienna Black and Gold Invitational on Thursday.
The Helias boys tennis team competed in the Smith-Cotton Tournament on Friday and each Crusader player lost two matches and won one.
EUGENE — With the game tied at 1, Jamestown put two runners on base with no outs in the sixth inning before Eugene’s Travis Rush was able to get the next three batters to end the threat.
The Iberia Rangers carved out a 15-4 win against the St. Elizabeth Hornets in baseball action Thursday.
The Blair Oaks Falcons won a golf triangular with Southern Boone and Father Tolton on Thursday at the Eagle Knoll Golf Club.
The Jefferson rolled to a 9-0 win against Hannibal 9-0 in tennis action Wednesday.
The Jefferson City freshman-sophomore team dropped both halves of a doubleheader with Rock Bridge on Thursday at Vivion Field.
KAISER — Several area schools took part in the School of the Osage Invitational held Tuesday.
The Helias Lady Crusaders kept knocking on the door until they finally broke it down.