The summer is winding down for Polk County student-athletes as the first fall sports practices approach Monday, Aug. 6.
The Halfway softball team will kickoff its 2018 fall season with the third annual Midnight Madness community event Sunday, Aug. 5. The event will feature the first softball practice for the defending district champion Lady Cardinals, as well as a number of other events.
The Halfway softball team will kick off their 2018 fall season with the third annual Midnight Madness community event Sunday, Aug. 5. The event will feature the first softball practice for the defending district champion Lady Cardinals, as well as a number of other events.
Southwest Baptist University Director of Athletics Mike Pitts has announced the hiring of softball head coach Dalton Kelley for the 2019 season, according to a news release last week.
Bolivar softball will host the Lady Liberator 2018 Softball Camp Tuesday, May 29, to Thursday, May 31, at the BHS softball field. The camp is open to participants from grades 3 to 8.
Southwest Baptist University baseball honored four seniors during a doubleheader with visiting Pittsburg State Saturday, May 5, at Dodson Field in Bolivar. The Bearcats dropped both games to the Gorillas, losing 16-9 in game one.
Southwest Baptist University men's tennis will be basking in the Arizona sun next week after a hard-fought 5-4 win over visiting Southeastern Oklahoma State Monday, April 30, in Bolivar.
Southwest Baptist University men's tennis captured the MIAA tournament title at Lincoln, Nebraska, Wednesday morning, April 18. The Bearcats upended third-seed Washburn University 5-1.
Halfway baseball battled the weather and visiting Buffalo Friday afternoon, April 13. The No. 2-ranked Cardinals fell 1-0 in six innings to the Bison in a rain-shortened game.
Southwest Baptist University baseball won the final two games at Joplin for a series win over host Missouri Southern State University last weekend. The Bearcats won the rubber game 4-3 Sunday, April 15, at Turner Field.
Southwest Baptist University softball celebrated Senior Day with a doubleheader split against visiting Pittsburg State University Tuesday afternoon, April 10, in Bolivar.
Southwest Baptist University track and field shined at its host track meet Saturday, April 7, in Bolivar. Both track teams finished second at the SBU Bearcat Invitational.
Two big innings by visiting Drury University of Springfield was the difference in the annual Cat Fight game at Dodson Field Wednesday afternoon, April 4, in Bolivar. The Panthers won 8-4 over the Bearcats to take the Cat Fight Trophy home.
The Southwest Baptist University tennis teams won the battle of the Bearcats Friday afternoon, March 30, in Bolivar. SBU topped visiting Northwest Missouri State University of Maryville 8-1 in both the men's and women's MIAA matches.
Southwest Baptist University baseball pulled off its biggest win of the season Tuesday night, March 27, at Crane Stadium in Warrensburg. The Bearcats upset No. 3-ranked University of Central Missouri 6-1, handing the host Mules just their third loss of the season.
Halfway baseball put on a pitching clinic in its home opener Thursday night, March 22. The Cardinals blanked visiting Marion C. Early 3-0 with two pitchers combining for 17 strike outs.
Southwest Baptist University softball may not have grounded visiting Newman University of Wichita, Kansas, but it did delay its takeoff. The Bearcats split with the Jets, winning the opener 2-0 behind Claire Miller's six-hit shutout in Bolivar.