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This year’s Santa-Cali-Gon Days had a unique visitor who actually traveled the entire Oregon Trail on foot and is now trekking another 900-mile historic trail.Bart Smith, 55, of Tacoma, Washington, said he boarded a Greyhound bus in his homestate last week that drove him to Franklin, Missouri, the earliest starting point of a 19th century transportation route known as the Santa Fe Trail. Since last Friday, he has been following the old route by using a book entitled,...

Updated at 1:35 AM

The two-time defending Class 6 state champions and Mother Nature were no match for Ryan Schartz’s Class 5 No. 1-ranked Fort Osage football team Friday night.Junior quarterback Skylar Thompson threw two touchdowns, ran for a pair of...

Updated at 1:35 AM

PrepsKC.comAn experienced defense against a banged-up and inexperienced offense was the story of Friday night’s Blue Springs South-Liberty North game.The Eagles, ranked No. 5 in their first season in Class 5, return several...

Updated at 1:34 AM

mike.genet@examiner.netWilliam Chrisman coach Scorpio Horn refuses to use his football team’s youth as a crutch for its struggles through the first two games.However, he also knows...

Updated at 1:33 AM

Truman couldn’t catch a break.After the Patriots scored on their opening possession of the game, everything fell apart. Raytown South scored on the ensuing drive, capitalized on a costly Truman turnover and benefited from a Patriot...

Updated at 1:27 AM

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – Grain Valley pitched a second-half shutout but couldn’t overcome a 21-point deficit in a 21-7 loss Friday at St. Joseph Benton, which snapped a 19-game losing streak.The game was delayed more than an hour in...

Updated at 1:26 AM

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – After a sluggish start, St. Joseph Bishop LeBlond came storming back to beat Van Horn 44-27 after a 90-minute lighting delay at halftime Friday night at Eagle Stadium.The Falcons (1-1) took a 14-0 lead in the first...

Updated at 1:26 AM

Blue Springs got off to a strong start in the Joplin Tournament.The Wildcats went 3-0 in pool play to earn a berth in the Gold championship bracket Saturday.Alexis Reid pitched a seven-inning no-hitter and struck out 12 in pitching...

Updated at 1:25 AM

Van Horn's boys soccer team finished in third place at the Raytown South Tournament with a 3-1 victory over the host Raytown South Cardinals Thursday.After a scoreless first half, Santos Espinal put Van Horn (2-1) ahead with a penalty kick...

Updated at 1:24 AM

Carlos Santana, who homered five times at Kauffman Stadium in a series last month, hit a two-run homer as the Cleveland Indians topped the Kansas City Royals 6-1 Friday night.The loss cut the Royals' lead to a half-game over Detroit in the...

Updated at 1:24 AM

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Braylon Webb has made 30 starts for Missouri, the most by any current Southeastern Conference safety. He still expects to have the "jitters" in the Tigers' opener against an overmatched Football Championship...

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