KXEO Sports Report 9/3/21

KXEO Sports Report 9/3/21

The Mexico Bulldogs Football Team will play their home opener against the Southern Boone Eagles tonight (Friday) at Hawthorne Heights.

Mexico looks to improve to 2-0 on the season.

KXEO will be carrying the game live starting at 6:30 with the Pearl Motor Company pre game featuring an interview with Bulldogs Head Coach Steve Haag.

Kickoff is at 7.

You can also stream the game on KXEO.com.

In other week 2 games it will be Centralia on the road at Hallsville.

Missouri Military Academy travels to Highland.

North Callaway hosts South Callaway.

Paris is at home against Salisbury.

The Mexico High School Girls Tennis Team lost for the first time this season to Capital City last (Thursday) night on the road.

Katie Gooch and Estrella Ramirez-Lopez picked up varsity singles victories for the Lady Bulldogs.

Jocelyn Jarquin-Garcia and Estrella Ramirez-Lopez picked up a varsity doubles win for Mexico.

Varsity Singles
#1 Shelby Kennemore Wilde, Sarah Jo (10) 5-8
#2 Katie Gooch Gooch, Abagail (12) 8-5
#3 Lily Yager Vuppala, Manveeta (10) 2-8
#4 Estrella Ramirez-Lopez Penserum, Dahlia (12) 8-6
#5 Jocelyn Jarquin-Garcia Carron, Carly (11) 6-8
#6 Winona Whelan Pea, Ella (11) 2-8
Varsity Doubles
#1 S. Kennemore & L. Yager Wilde & Gooch 6-8
#2 K. Gooch & W. Whelan  Vuppala & Penserum 2-8
#3 J. Jarquin-Garcia & E. Ramirez-Lopez Carron & Pea 8-6
JV Doubles
J.V. Jyllian Whitworth & Brynna Carey Brooke Ivy. & Leslie Locke 3-8
J.V. Daida Herrera & Amelia Denham Brooke Ivy. & Leslie Locke 2-8
J.V. Sandra Cruz-Jarquin & Lucy Gleeson Katie Spillane & Ruthann Schoeneberg 7-9
J.V. Lani Blair & Claire Hudson Katie Spillane & Ruthann Schoeneberg 3-6
J.V. Maddie Maxwell & Reiley Walker Skylar Schrage & Sophia Potter 6-2
J.V. Madison Wheaton & Abby Ryan Skylar Schrage & Sophia Potter 1-6

(Photo Credit To Leslie A. Meyer Photography)

In softball the Community R6 Lady Trojans came out swinging and defeated Herman 18-0.

Community’s sophomore pitcher Paige Painter made quick work of the 3 leadoff hitters and retired them.

The Lady Trojans bats made it through the lineup twice scoring 12 runs in the bottom of the first inning.

The Trojans bats came back in the bottom of the second inning and hit through the whole lineup once again and scored another 6 runs.

Community improved their record to 2-1 on the season.

The JV Lady Trojans also won their game 6-0 and are a perfect 3-0 on the season.

The North Callaway Lady Thunderbirds Softball Team picked up their first win of the season shutting out Van-Far 15-0 in four innings.

Every starter for North Callaway had at least one hit in the game.

The Thunderbirds improved to 1-1.

Next up North Callaway faces New Bloomfield tomorrow (Saturday) morning at 10 in Auxvasse.

The St. Louis Cardinals pitcher/catcher duo of Adam Wainwright and Yadier Molina is set to reach another milestone tonight (Friday) in Milwaukee in the series opener against the Brewers.

It will be the 300th time the 2 have started together they are fourth on the Major League Baseball list for most starts together.

That tally does not include the 14 more games they started together in the postseason.

The Cardinals and Brewers play tonight at 7:10.

The Kansas City Royals were unable to avoid a series sweep against the Cleveland Indians with a 4-2 loss at the K last (Thursday) night.

The loss marked the Royals 11th consecutive loss to the Indians this season.