Tom Rackers


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Prep Football: Helias edges Rock Bridge 10-7

The Helias Crusaders totaled 10 points on their first two drives Saturday afternoon and made them stand up for a 10-7 victory against the Rock Bridge Bruins at Adkins Stadium.

Fatima softball shuts out Helias

Great pitching, solid defense and timely hitting — the Fatima Lady Comets had those things covered.

Prep Football: Helias, Rock Bridge have injuries at quarterback

It’s uncertain times for the Helias Crusaders and Rock Bridge Bruins.

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Jays soccer gets win despite uneven performance against Battle

The Jefferson City Jays and Battle Spartans played the full 80 minutes Tuesday night at the 179 Soccer Park.

Rock Bridge rallies past Helias in softball

Maybe the Rock Bridge Bruins got some inspiration from its junior varsity.

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St. James Academy holds on to beat Helias, 28-24

Leading 28-24 as time wound down Saturday night at Adkins Stadium, St. James Academy was facing a third-and-5 at the Helias 29.

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Prep Football: Helias takes on St. James Academy Saturday

The little things could add up to something big Saturday night.

Helias downs Hickman in volleyball

When the Helias Lady Crusaders needed their focus, they found it.

Press Box: A pat on the back

Our work gets recognized by Missouri Press Association

Last Saturday, the News Tribune won several Missouri Press Association awards in a ceremony in Columbia. The sports department received three of them and I wanted to make mention of it.

Friday Night Recap: Helias comes up short against Battle

“The outcome of the game did not come down to that play, there were a lot of things we could have done better,” Helias coach Tim Rulo said after the Crusaders dropped a 28-27 decision Friday night to the Battle Spartans.

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