THE MISSOURI HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS SEASON FOR 2021 CAME TO A CONCLUSION SATURDAY IN OZARK AND FENTON……
MSHSAA BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS:
CLASS 5 CHAMPIONSHIP-
WILLARD 9 GRAIN VALLEY 8
CLASS 5 THIRD PLACE GAME-
ROCKWOOD SUMMIT 6 FORT ZUMWALT SOUTH 2
CLASS 6 CHAMPIONSHIP-
LIBERTY 8 FORT ZUMWALT WEST 5
CLASS 6 THIRD PLACE GAME-
JEFFERSON CITY 12 C.B.C. 1
MSHSAA SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIPS:
CLASS 2 CHAMPIONSHIP-
URSULINE ACADEMY 2 ST. CHARLES 0
CLASS 2 THIRD PLACE GAME-
OAK GROVE 3 PLEASANT HILL 0
CLASS 4 CHAMPIONSHIP-
ST. DOMINIC 3 NERINX HALL 1
CLASS 4 THIRD PLACE GAME-
ST. TERESA’S ACADEMY 4 LEE’S SUMMIT WEST 3 (OT)
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL SUNDAY-
CINCINNATI 8 CARDINALS 7
Jesse Winker belted three home runs as the Reds held off a determined Redbird comeback…
Winker hit the game-winning long ball in ninth inning after homering in the first and second inning off starter John Gant..
It was Winker’s second three-homer game of the season. The Reds swept the four-game series and have won six of their last seven overall. Cincinnati’s Heath Hembree earned his first win. Alex Reyes suffered his second loss for St. Louis. Nolan Arenado was a perfect 4-for-4 at the plate, driving in a pair of runs and drawing a walk. The Cardinals have lost five straight and after a day off will host Cleveland tomorrow night with first pitch at 7:15 preceded by pre-game coverage at 6:20 on KJEL..
MINNESOTA 2 ROYALS 1
Miguel Sano drove in a run and assisted in a triple play as the Twins won the final two games of the four game set at Kauffman Stadium. Andrelton Simmons went 2-for-3 with a walk for Minnesota. The Twins take back-to-back wins to split the series with Kansas City. Luke Farrell earned the win. Brady Singer suffered his fifth loss, despite giving up only a pair of runs over five-and-two-thirds innings. Manager Mike Matheny gave thumbs up to the overall outing from his young righthander…
Andrew Benintendi drove in the lone run of the game for the Royals. Kansas City has dropped two straight and will head west to face the Angels tonight in Anaheim..
DOUBLE A BASEBALL SUNDAY-
SAN ANTONIO 9 SPRINGFIELD 2
AT LAKE OZARK SPEEDWAY SATURDAY, RANDY MARTIN OF CALIFORNIA WON THE POWRi SPRINT FEATURE..TODD MCCOIN OF BARNETT TOOK THE CHECKERED FLAG IN THE U.L.M.A. LATE MODEL FEATURE..LEBANON’S BRADLEY MCDOWELL DROVE TO VICTORY IN THE PURE STOCK FEATURE.. KENNY CARROLL OF CAMDENTON PREVAILED IN THE SUPER STOCK FEATURE, AND KRIS JACKSON OF LEBANON WAS THE WINNER IN THE B-MOD FEATURE..
ACTION AT SPRINGFIELD INCLUDED JAREN MARTIN TAKING FIRST IN THE B-MOD FEATURE..JEREMY LAHEY WON THE MIDWEST MODZ A CLASS, WITH AUSTIN HARRELL EMERGING WITH THE VICTORY IN THE B-CLASS RACE…CHRIS COUNTRYMAN WON THE PURE STOCK FEATURE…JUSTIN COMER WAS VICTORIOUS IN THE LEGENDS FEATURE WHILE COLE WELLS TOOK THE WIN IN THE LATE MODEL FEATURE…
KYLE LARSON CAPTURED SUNDAY’S NASCAR RACE AT SONOMA..