Twenty-five Southwest Baptist University football players were named academic all-conference by the Great Lakes Valley Conference for the 2017 season.
Bolivar senior Kelie Henderson is adding another award to her trophy case. She was one of three BHS student-athletes and a dance team named finalists for the Springfield Sports Commission Awards Monday night, June 11, at the Oasis Hotel and Convention Center.
Bolivar wrapped up its season with five state medals at the Class 3, 4 and 5 Missouri State High School Activities Association Track and Field Championships in Jefferson City last weekend. The Liberators had one state medal winner, while the girls had two state medal winners plus a medal-win…
Humansville junior Karissa Coble won the lone medal for Polk County schools Friday and Saturday, May 18 and 19, at the Class 1 and 2 Missouri State High School Activities Association Track and Field Championships in Jefferson City.
Fourteen Bolivar track and field athletes will represent the blue and gold at state this weekend in nine events. The Lady Liberators finished sixth and the Libs eighth at the Class 4 Sectional 3 meet at Carthage Saturday, May 19.
Four Southwest Baptist University athletes were selected to compete in the NCAA Division II Outdoor track outdoor national championships this weekend in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Bolivar track and field had a productive day at the Class 4 District 5 meet in Camdenton Saturday, May 12. The Liberator and Lady Libs finished fourth, sending 19 athletes to this weekend’s sectional meet in Carthage.
Polk County schools qualified 10 athletes for this weekend’s Class 1 and 2 state track and field championships in Jefferson City. In Class 2, Pleasant Hope qualified three, and Marion C. Early qualified one athlete. In Class 1, Humansville will send five to the state capital with Fair Play q…
Pleasant Hope and Marion C. Early both had productive days at the Class 2 District 5 meet in Sarcoxie Saturday, May 5. The Panthers will send two athletes to sectionals, while the Pirates will send 11 athletes and two relays to sectionals this weekend.
Fair Play, Halfway and Humansville track and field seasons will go on another week after each team qualified at least one athlete for this weekend's sectional meet. All three teams were part of the Class 1 District 4 meet at Midway near Kansas City.
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.
Bolivar track and field went out in the COC on top Tuesday night, May 1, in Rogersville. The Lady Liberators won the final COC Small Division meet, while the Liberators were second to Reeds Spring.
Marion C. Early girls track and field finished 11th at the 23-school Fair Grove Invitational Thursday night, April 26. The Lady Panthers had two top-three placers at the meet.
Polk County athletes finished toward the top at the 52-school Southwest Baptist University High School Invitational Tuesday, April 24, in Bolivar. Bolivar was the lone Polk County school in the large school division with Fair Play, Humansville, Marion C. Early and Pleasant Hope all competing…
Bolivar track and field cruised to a sweep at its host invitational Thursday afternoon, April 12, at Bolivar Middle School. The Liberators and Lady Liberators won several events at the eight-team meet, which included county schools Halfway and Marion C. Early.
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.