The chances were there Saturday afternoon for the Helias Crusaders. They just couldn’t convert on them.
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Hickman has had Helias’ number in recent years, taking the last three games in the series against the Crusaders.
Crusaders looking to snap skid against Kewpies
The Helias Crusaders have put together a potent offensive attack during the past several seasons. Except when they meet Hickman. The Kewpies seem to be the Crusaders’ kryptonite.
In softball against Helias
When a team makes the routine plays, good results usually follow. But when you toss in a handful of outstanding ones as well, you’re ahead of the game. And odds are you’ve gone a long way toward winning it.
After getting onto the scoreboard for the first time Saturday night, the Bishop Althoff Crusaders thought they had a chance. Two plays later, no chance.
The Helias Crusaders and Lady Crusaders will start the cross country season this morning.
Both the Helias Crusaders and the Bishop Althoff Crusaders entered the season with inexperienced teams.
The opportunities were few and far between Thursday for the Jefferson City Jays.
Hale Hentges broke the Helias career record for receptions with a catch on the first drive of the game Saturday night as the Crusaders went on to a 52-14 victory against the Hannibal Pirates at Adkins Stadium.