Lady Liberator soccer’s season came to an end Tuesday, May 21, in the first round of state sectionals at the hands and feet of Notre Dame de Sion.
Goalkeeper Allison Butler clocked four saves in the first half as Lady Liberator soccer picked up its fourth straight district title with a 2-1 win over Harrisonville Thursday, May 16.
For Lady Liberator soccer, the story seemed written. Then, it was rewritten. Then, it was rewritten again. In the end, and after two overtime periods, Bolivar won 3-2 over visiting Lebanon Monday, April 29.
Bolivar High School boys tennis took third overall at the Jefferson City Helias Tournament Tuesday, April 16, with senior Kaden Katzer winning the No. 1 singles flight.
Lady Liberator soccer put on a dominant performance at this weekend’s Hillcrest Tournament, holding all opponents scoreless en route to an undefeated overall win.
Southwest Baptist University has hired York College head women’s soccer coach Stephen Skillman to lead the Lady Bearcats soccer team, SBU Director of Athletics Mike Pitts announced last week.
The year was an eventful year for Polk County sports. From district championships, state medal winners, hall of fame award winners and even a state championship in girls cross country, the year that was had it all.
Bolivar cross country is well-represented on the Class 3 all-region selections released last week. Fifteen BHS runners were named to the boys and girls teams, as well as a couple of extra awards for the Liberators.
Southwest Baptist University women's cross country took second in its final MIAA Cross Country Championships Saturday, Nov. 3, at Emporia, Kansas. The Bearcat men were fourth at the meet.
Bolivar soccer battled second-seed Springfield Parkview to the final whistle before seeing its season end Monday night, Oct. 29, at Willard. The Liberators fell 2-0 to the eventual district champion Vikings in the Class 3 District 11 tournament.