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Abby Braby finishes second in the MLB Pitch, Hit & Run finals

Abby Braby, 10, had to wait nearly a month before she found out she advanced to the Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit & Run National Finals during the All-Star week in Cincinnati, but eventually, her name was called.

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Lady Pintos prepares for team camp Thursday and Friday

The California volleyball team has been practicing this week at the high school in preparation for the Lake of the Ozarks team camp Thursday and Friday.

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Third-generation Henson earns first win

First time winners and flashing lights were headlining the second annual “Battle of the Badges” night at Double-X Speedway on Sunday. Law enforcement personnel from across the state converged on Double-X Speedway for friendly competition, but it was a first time winner that stole the show.

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High school gym reopens, middle school gym still closed

There’s something at the high school and middle school that some might take for granted: a quality gymnasium floor.

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California Stingrays participates in championship meet

Below are the results from the Mid-Mo Swim Conference Championship swim meet from Saturday.

Third annual “Race for Riley” at Double-X Speedway

The third annual “Race for Riley” Riley Hudson memorial race was held Sunday night at Double-X Speedway with four classes of cars in competition. The featured class for this special event was the ULMA Late Models, Hudson’s favorite class of car

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Moulder gets familiar with his new teams

Newly hired Pintos basketball and baseball coach Matt Moulder held practices for the teams last week, hoping to hit the ground running and get more acquainted with his players.

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Dover Claims ASCS Warrior “Red, White and Blue Tour” finale at Double-X Speedway

Jack Dover of Springfield, Neb., made a visit to central Missouri over the weekend and made out like a bandit of the old west, claiming two victories on the ASCS Warrior Series “Red, White and Blue Tour” including the capstone event at Double-X Speedway in California Sunday evening.

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California Stringrays finishing the season strong

With three swim meets left on the schedule, the California Stingrays hosted a meet with Centralia, Eldon and Fulton Wednesday, July 1, but the meet was called off halfway through due to severe weather. Only 36 of the 82 events were completed, and the rest of the events will not be made up.

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Abby Braby advances to Finals in MLB Pitch, Hit & Run

Abby Braby, 10, of California will travel to Cincinnati, Ohio to compete in the National Finals at the Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit & Run presented by Scotts on Monday, July 13. Brady is one of three participants in the 9-10 girls age division and she’ll be representing the St. Louis Cardinals.

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Pintos hire Moulder as basketball, baseball coach

CALIFORNIA —Matt Moulder was introduced as the new California Pintos basketball and baseball head coach Friday at the high school, taking over for Blair Scanlon in basketball and Jason Gatlin in baseball.

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Sports Crusaders visits Russellville

Sports Crusaders spend 10 weeks during the summer teaching kids the skills in a particular sport, while tying in God’s message. This week, the Crusaders provided a softball/baseball, basketball and cheer leading camp in Russellville at the high school.

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Henson finishes first in Street Stock

CALIFORNIA — Double-X Speedway was able to thwart the efforts of mother nature and hosted the 2015 edition of “The Tribute to Jesse and Freddie” Sunday night. The annual event was originally scheduled for Memorial Day weekend. But that event was washed out and re-scheduled for Father’s Day, which was quite fitting as they were not only able to honor Jesse Hockett but were also able to honor the “Father of Double-X” Freddie Hohman on this special event.

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Russellville hosts flag football event

RUSSELLVILLE — It wasn’t that long ago when a parent-led group got the green light to continue to build a Missouri High School Athletic Association football team at Russellville, and last Friday night, football was played under the lights at Russellville High School.

MHSBCA All State Teams

All State selections of the Missouri High School Baseball Coaches Association.