The long wait is over, and Ballpark Village finally is reality. And this is just the first phase of development—stay tuned for office, hotel and residential plans to expand the project in upcoming years.

After putting together one of the most dominant seasons ever recorded in Missouri, the defending Class 2 soccer champion Priory Rebels will look much different this fall. Much different.

C.J. Jones is the top youth 800-meter runner in the nation. And he has the medals to prove it. Jones, a soon-to-be junior at Cardinal Ritter, spent his summer collecting national championships. He brought home four—count ‘em, four—national titles between the last week of July and the first w…

If Samantha Levin could have been on the next plane to St. Louis, she’d have booked her flight and flown back in a heartbeat. She was worn out, beaten down, tired and drained.

Lex Kaplan is spending his summer vacation like most Americans. He’s taking in some sights, getting plenty of sun and riding on the open road. Except he’s doing it with eye black on his face, a bat in his hand and his traveling buddies aren’t his family, they’re his teammates.

For one last time, the area’s top soccer players will take the field to compete with and against one another. The 28th annual Missouri Athletic Club Senior All-Star high school soccer game will take place Saturday at the renovated Anheuser-Busch Center. The girls all-star game kicks off at 6…

The life of a professional golfer is filled with fairways and greens, runways and highways. That’s life for Scott Langley. The pride of Parkway South, if you’re looking for Langley you can find him on a train, in a plane or in a car headed to the next tournament, the next qualifier and the n…

Erwin Claggett could do without the yips. An avid golfer, Claggett plays three or four times a week in the summer. His putter, though, hasn’t been good to him the last couple of times out.

Haley Pryor is a pole vaulter, but she knows all about clearing hurdles. The recent MICDS graduate claimed the Class 3 pole vaulting state championship the first Saturday in June at Dwight T. Reed Stadium in Jefferson City. She did it despite competing on a balky left leg that, at one point,…