News for Friday, April 18, 2014



Calvary competes at Belle Invitational

The Calvary Lions and Lady Lions competed at the Belle Invitational on Thursday.

Jays JV, freshman baseball

Split with Hickman

The Jefferson City Jays earned a split with Hickman on Thursday at Vivion Field.

Schmid fires ace

Wayne Schmid of Jefferson City made a hole-in-one Thursday at the Eagle Knoll Golf Club.

Jays JV wins

The Jefferson City JV team posted a 7-2 win against the Sedalia Smith-Cotton varsity Thursday at Washington Park.

Puig's scary story

Now in U.S. court

MIAMI — The smugglers who helped Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig leave Cuba on a speedboat have made death threats against him and against a Cuban boxer who says he defected with Puig, according to court documents.

Jays, Helias JV teams compete in golf match

The Helias Crusaders finished third, while the Jefferson City Jays earned a fourth-place finish in a quadrangular match with Rock Bridge and Hickman on Thursday.

Eugene tops Fatima

The Eugene Eagles downed Fatima in a dual golf match Thursday at Redfield Golf Club, winning 148-177.

Lady Jays blank Battle

The Jefferson City Lady Jays posted their fifth straight shutout Thursday night, blanking Battle 7-0.

Rosberg expects to fight with teammate Hamilton in Chinese Grand Prix

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg expects another tight race with teammate Lewis Hamilton this weekend at the Chinese Grand Prix, although hopefully with a different ending.

Sponsorship woes put Swan Racing future in doubt

Swan Racing is reviewing its ability to compete in NASCAR because of difficulty securing corporate sponsorship for the two-car operation.

Dan Dierdorf back in booth for Michigan football

Dan Dierdorf is coming back to the booth and will be the radio analyst for University of Michigan football games this fall.

Duke freshman Jabari Parker declares for NBA draft

Jabari Parker is hoping to become Duke’s latest one-and-done star to become the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft.