The Spearhead

Battle vs Harrisonville Week 4 Preview

Battle vs Harrisonville Week 4 Preview

Colten Stone, Managing Editor

September 20, 2019

The football team is officially one third of the way through the regular season tonight at home, your 2-1 Spartans will be facing off against the 0-3 Harrisonville Wildcats. The Spartans last Friday Night shocked many people of who believed crosstown rival Rock Bridge would win. The Spartans defea...

Missouri Looks For First Win Over South Carolina Since 2015

Jackson Meyer, Reporter

September 18, 2019

The Mayor’s Cup: ever since Missouri entered the Southeastern Conference (SEC) in 2012, South Carolina has always played Missouri tough. It seems no matter what each team’s resume looks like, when the teams meet, you can throw the resumes out of the window because it’s going to be a dogfight e...

Battle vs Rock Bridge Week 3 Preview

Battle vs Rock Bridge Week 3 Preview

Colten Stone, Managing Editor

September 12, 2019

With a few games already completed, week three of football Friday nights is underway.  The 1-1 Spartans take on crosstown rival,Rock Bridge. The Bruins are currently 0-2 for the season.   The Spartans took full control of the ball game from the first snap to the last. The Spartans beat the Smith...

Lady Spartans go to War On The Battlefield

Lady Spartans go to War On The Battlefield

Colten Stone, Managing Editor

September 11, 2019

The softball team went to war this weekend in the sixth annual “War on Battlefield” tournament.  The Spartans went 2-2. The team had  wins over Smith-Cotton and Fulton and lost to Blue Springs South and Helias. The tournament brings many different schools from around mid-Missouri to compete. ...

Battle vs Smith Cotton Week 2 Preview

Battle vs Smith Cotton Week 2 Preview

Colten Stone, Managing Editor

September 6, 2019

It’s now week two of the high school football. For most teams, they are looking to stay undefeated and get their second win of the season. For other teams it’s an opportunity to bounce back from their week one losses and get their first win. The 0-1 Spartans look to bounce back this week when they...

Battle Vs St Louis University High Football Preview

Battle Vs St Louis University High Football Preview

Colten Stone, Managing Editor

August 29, 2019

The 2019-2020 football season is less than one week away from its first week of Friday night lights, and the Battle Spartans will look to start the season out right against the St. Louis University High Jr. Billikens. The Spartans finished last season with a 8-5 record and was one win away from reach...

Military Appreciation Night against Fulton

Connor Parrish, Sports Editor

May 14, 2019

It was a cool afternoon with some clouds coming in on a Wednesday night with the stands full of fans; it was the four and seventeen Battle Spartans vs the five and ten Fulton Hornets on Military Appreciation night. The first pitch was thrown out by Clyde Kaneer, grandfather of junior Nathan Browning,...

Vaulters Excel to New Heights

Kaitlyn Bailey, Editor-in-Chief

May 2, 2019

Districts for the 2019 track season are around the corner, and track athletes are beginning to prepare. Members on the pole vault team traveled to a training center in Excelsior Springs on Sunday and continued to vault themselves to new heights. Just Vault, a small facility in Excelsior Springs, attracts athl...

Soccer Workouts

Jocelyn Calhoun, Reporter

April 24, 2019

Girls soccer workouts began in December to help prepare the girls for the 2019 soccer season. Workouts, planned by the coach, John Rubenstein, take place Tuesdays and Thursdays after school at 4:15 p.m. Tryouts for the girls soccer team begin February 25th. In preparation for the upcoming season, t...

Track Workouts

Cheyenne Leasure, Reporter

April 24, 2019

The 2019 track season began with the start of spring. Members participated in their first event at Rock Bridge High School, getting a running start on the season, anticipating a busy month of events and competitions. Students practice every evening after school, and on the weekends to get ready for c...

Softball Workouts

Jocelyn Calhoun, Reporter

April 24, 2019

Though the softball season only takes up about 3 months of the year, the tight-knit group spends most of the year together. Even though softball is a fall sport, the softball workouts begin the October before the season. Workouts are Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 4:30 to 5:15. Each pla...

Baseball Jamboree

Baseball Jamboree

Maddie Vessar, Reporter

April 22, 2019

The baseball team has been waiting for this season. They started the season off with a jamboree with Hickman and Rock Bridge Saturday, March 9, 2019. Battle and Hickman started the jamboree at three, playing four innings. In the game Hickman got three runs, and won the game, ending the game in ...

The student news site of Battle High School
Sports