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Rushing, attacking defense lead Hawklets past Jays

Published Oct. 21 2018

KANSAS CITY — Get a defensive stop, run the ball, score a touchdown. Rinse, repeat.

Rockhurst plows past Jefferson City for 41-8 win

Published Oct. 20 2018

KANSAS CITY — One type of play quickly burned the Jefferson City Jays in the first quarter Friday night against...

Jays up against shutdown defense tonight at Rockhurst

Published Oct. 19 2018

Last week, the Jefferson City Jays had the task of slowing down a Battle Spartans team that averages nearly 40...

Troy beats Jefferson City for second time in less than two weeks

Published Oct. 18 2018

Lady Trojans senior pitcher Kiersten Nixon was even better this time around, not allowing a Lady Jay get past...

Blair Oaks prevails against Jefferson City in three sets

Published Oct. 17 2018

Jefferson City had it rolling, closing out the first set against Blair Oaks on a 7-2 run.

Friday Football: Jays defense holds Battle, Folz nails FG for 17-14 victory

Published Oct. 14 2018

COLUMBIA — The Jefferson City Jays were able to accomplish what coach Terry Walker has been waiting for them to...

Press Box: New rules package should help grow NASCAR

Published Oct. 14 2018

The rules package NASCAR announced for next season might end up being the best news fans could have gotten or...

Folz makes 35-yarder to lead Jays to 17-14 victory at Battle

Published Oct. 13 2018

COLUMBIA — The Jefferson City Jays put themselves in the best spot they could to win Friday night at Battle.

Jays head to Battle looking to snap three-game losing streak

Published Oct. 12 2018

Heading into Week 8 with a three-game losing streak, the Jefferson City Jays continue to shuffle players around.

Lady Jays win three-set battle against Hickman

Published Oct. 12 2018

Jefferson City scored the final six points Thursday to close out the Hickman Kewpies for a 25-23, 21-25, 25-15 victory...

Friday Football: Jays fall to 3-4 with 42-7 defeat to De Smet

Published Oct. 7 2018

After a extensive conversation with the players and coaches, Jefferson City coach Terry Walker still had more to discuss with...

Jays fall to De Smet on Homecoming and Senior Night

Published Oct. 6 2018

Allowing big momentum-grabbing plays led to losses the last two weeks for the Jefferson City Jays. On Friday night, they...

Jays set for Homecoming clash with 4-2 De Smet

Published Oct. 5 2018

The last time Jefferson City and De Smet met on the football field, the Jays won by 38 points and...

Calvary Lutheran softball rolls past New Bloomfield

Published Oct. 5 2018

The post-game conversation was easy Thursday for Calvary Lutheran softball coach Denice Burks.

Friday Football: Rock Bridge finishes off Jefferson City for 42-21 win

Published Sep. 30 2018

In about a two-and-a-half minute span, the Jays' seven-point lead shifted to a seven-point deficit after Missouri commit Martez Manuel...

Manuel, Peat lead Rock Bridge past Jefferson City 42-21

Published Sep. 29 2018

The first seven minutes could not have been much better for the Jefferson City Jays. But Rock Bridge gradually battled back...

Stanford commit Peat, Rock Bridge visit Jays tonight

Published Sep. 28 2018

Inexperience on the defensive side of the ball has proven to require several moving pieces for the Jefferson City Jays...

Blair Oaks closes out Fatima in straight sets

Published Sep. 28 2018

WARDSVILLE — Once Blair Oaks got in a rhythm offensively, it was tough for Fatima to stop it.

Lady Jays get second volleyball win in two days, defeat Lebanon

Published Sep. 27 2018

Jefferson City volleyball coach Lisa Hoffmeyer challenged the Lady Jays to "control your controllables" such as effort and communication. The Lady...

Daly homers as Lady Jays top Battle in softball

Published Sep. 26 2018

All the Battle outfielders could do was look up. Jefferson City's Kara Daly bombed a solo home run to left...