Monday, May 20, 2013
MRH long jumper Lawrence Hogue took second in long jump.
Brentwood's Sophia Rivera capped her freshman season by winning the state meet in Jefferson City in both shot put and discus. Maplewood Richmond Heights senior Britney Bell followed Rivera in both events, taking fourth in shot put and fifth in discus. See more photos at Maplewood-Brentwood Patch Facebook. MRH junior Essence Brewer won the 400-meter run and third and fourth in the 200 and 100, respectively. MRH senior Lawrence Hogue took second in long jump. Go to Mo Mile Spilts for complete meet results. Join Maplewood-Brentwood Patch for more community news or join us on Facebook and Twitter. MRH state meet results Brentwood state meet results
Friday, May 17, 2013
A Brentwood MMA fighter helped out with a fight scene, in return, he got a commercial filmed for his studio.
Ray Norris has been practicing martial arts since he was four. He’s now 41 and his work is about to hit national TV. Fat Chimp Studios, a St. Louis video production company needed a fight scene for a video and asked Norris to choreograph. Norris owns Wise Warrior MMA (mixed martial arts) at 8514 Manchester Road. In return, Fat Chimp shot a commercial for Norris. The Fat Chimp commercial Norris helped with will air during Good Morning America May 23 between 7 and 7:30 a.m. Join Maplewood-Brentwood Patch for more community news or join us on Facebook and Twitter. Norris calls his program warrior training. It’s a customized circuit workout for anyone who walks in, from competitive MMA fighters to someone who just wants to lose weight. He can …
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Five Maplewood Richmond Heights errors hurt their effort.
The Blue Devils were looking for their first championship since 1963, but it wasn't to be. Brentwood baseball claimed the Class 3 District 4 championship Tuesday against Maplewood Richmond Heights; its third district championship in a row. Brentwood picked off MRH pitchers Richard Rasmussen and Zechariah Biship for 11 hits, while MRH got only six off Brentwood starter Bradley Jones. Brentwood made just one error in the game while MRH committed five. See game photos at Maplewood-Brentwood Patch Facebook. MRH led 1-0 after an inning on hits from Daniel Williams and Will Wadsworth, but Brentwood's Steven Sadler singled in the second, and three more hits followed. Brentwood was up 3-1 after two. Join Maplewood-Brentwood Patch for more …
Monday, May 13, 2013
The MRH boys will send two relays to the state meet.
Two events at the Class 2 Sectional 1 track and field meet at Principia on Saturday were mostly dominated by Brentwood-MRH competitors. See more photos from the sectional meet at Maplewood-Brentwood Patch Facebook. Brentwood freshman Sophia Rivera continued winning the shot put and discus, with Maplewood Richmond Heights senior Britney Bell again taking second. MRH senior Lawrence Hogue won long jump with Brentwood senior Justice Bratcher taking third. Join Maplewood-Brentwood Patch for more community news or join us on Facebook and Twitter. MRH junior Essence Brewer will go to state in the 100, 200 and 400-meter runs. MRH boys qualified two relays, with Lamar and Ramone Agard, Alvin Garvin and Kareem Harry in the 4x100 and Lamar and …
Register children younger than 13 for football and cheerleading at the Sports Authority in Brentwood.
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Saturday, May 11, 2013
The elementary school girls ran in the Girls on the Run race Saturday morning.
A group of about a dozen Maplewood Richmond Heights Elementary were among 200 schools from 19 counties to come to the 10th annual Girls On the Run five kilometer race. The girls prepared for the run with a curriculum that included running, as well as 20 lessons to inspire them to become independent thinkers, to enhance their problem solving skills and make healthy decisions. Join Maplewood-Brentwood Patch for more community news or join us on Facebook and Twitter. The Girls on the Run mission: “We inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running.”
Thursday, May 9, 2013
MRH basketball will be left with two seniors in next year's team.
Two more Maplewood Richmond Heights student athletes signed letters of intent, on Wednesday, to play athletics in college. Devontai Halfacre will be attending Kaskaskia Community College and Corey Frazier Jr. will be attending Mineral Area Community College on full scholarships. See 19 photos of the event on Maplewood-Brentwood Patch Facebook! "Anything I don't have to pay for I'm excited about," Corey Frazier Sr. said about Corey Frazier Jr. Frazier Sr. is the MRH head basketball coach. "He's put himself in a position where he doesn't have to pay for school," Frazier said. "Parent, fan, whatever you are you can't ask for more than that." Devontai Halfacre's mother, Katrina McCray, said she looks for him to be an outstanding student as a …
Monday, May 6, 2013
The Blue Devils won the district meet for the fourth time in five years.
The Maplewood Richmond Heights boys edged out host Principia Saturday to win the MSHSAA Class 2 District 2 track meet. The Blue Devils finished with 106 points to the Panthers' 101. It was the fourth team district win in five years for the MRH boys. The MRH girls finished fourth. MRH junior Lawrence Hogue won the long jump and was second in the 400-meter run and the 400. Brentwood junior Justice Bratcher took second in the long jump. A St. Louis Post-Dispatch article stated Hogue "looked like a seasoned veteran on Saturday, soaring to a jump of 21 feet, 3 inches" in the long jump. The MRH 4x200 relay team of Kareem Harry, Lamar Agard, Devon Williams and Marquis White, came in first at 1:33.86. Sophomore Kailen Ludwig was first in the …
Saturday, May 4, 2013
One of the most anticipated series of this year's playoffs, has proven to be a defensive, and physical affair that has left Blues' fans ecstatic, and the Kings' fans baffled, writes our Blues blogger, Chris Bumeter.
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Wednesday, May 1, 2013
The MRH students are hockey players, and thought their rink should look better than it did.
Thanks to some Maplewood Richmond Heights Middle School students the city roller hockey rink is in like-new condition, with a plan to keep it that way. Eighth grader Michael Langston said he and some friends were using the rink this winter and all agreed it needed work. “It looked like, honestly, poop,” Langston said. “There was litter everywhere. One time there was a broken cinder block, and like, 10 Powerade bottles." His friend, Steven Wooden, said he slipped on leaves when he played, and the lines were completely faded away. Langston said he pitched cleaning up the rink as a project in their cornerstones connections class. Eventually he and Wooden were given the OK. “We came up with the basics, that we needed to sweep everything up, …