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Read on for your roundup of high school baseball scores from around Kansas City over this past week, powered by data from premiere high school sports source MaxPreps.
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St. Michael the Archangel flounders against Lincoln College Prep
On Monday, Lee's Summit's St. Michael the Archangel Guardians traveled to Kansas City to face off against the Lincoln College Prep Blue Tigers. The Lincoln College Prep Blue Tigers walked away with the success, beating the Guardians soundly, 13-3. The Guardians scored one home run. The win brought Lincoln College Prep's record to 16-3, while St. Michael the Archangel's record fell to 8-9.
Winnetonka yields to Platte County
The Winnetonka Griffins traveled to Platte City this week to face off against the Platte County Pirates on Monday. Platte County's home turf advantage paid off: they walked away with a 13-5 win. The win brought Platte County's record to 15-9, while Winnetonka's record fell to 5-15.
Rockhurst flattens Olathe East
Also on Monday, the Rockhurst Hawklets traveled to Olathe to face off against Olathe East Hawks. The Hawklets walked away with the win, beating Olathe East Hawks soundly, 6-0. The loss brought Olathe East's record to 13-7, while Rockhurst's record rose to 14-10.
Center smothers Cristo Rey Kansas City
Monday, the Cristo Rey Kansas City Pumas hosted the Center Yellowjackets for a varsity face-off. The Yellowjackets walked away with a 6-0 win. The Center Yellowjackets hit one home run. Following this success, Center remained undefeated with a conference record of 4-0, while Cristo Rey Kansas City's record fell to 1-3.
Belton flattens Ruskin
Also on Monday, the Belton Pirates toppled the Ruskin Golden Eagles by a score of 15-0. The win brought Belton's record to 12-15, while Ruskin's record fell to 1-18.
Fort Osage squeaks past Ruskin
The Ruskin team traveled to Independence this week to face off against the Fort Osage Indians on Tuesday. It was a nail biter: the Indians just triumphed over the Golden Eagles 1-0. The win brought Fort Osage's record to 18-23, while Ruskin's record fell to 1-19.
Christian strikes out against Lutheran
Tuesday, Lutheran Knights hosted Springfield's Christian boys team for a varsity face-off. Lutheran Knights walked away with the victory, beating the Christian team soundly, 12-4. The win brought Lutheran's record to 18-16-1, while Christian's record fell to 8-11.
Blue Springs South flounders against Staley
Wednesday, the Blue Springs South Jaguars hosted the Staley Falcons for a varsity face-off. The Falcons dominated the Jaguars in a decisive 8-0 success. The loss brought Blue Springs South's record to 14-10, while Staley's record rose to 22-6.
Raytown overthrows Winnetonka
Also on Wednesday, the Winnetonka Griffins traveled to Raytown to face off against the Raytown Bluejays. The Bluejays walked away with a win, beating the Winnetonka Griffins soundly, 13-1. The win brought Raytown's record to 20-7, while Winnetonka's record fell to 5-17.
Lincoln College Prep scores 18 runs, clobbers Kansas City East Christian Academy
Thursday brought a new round of high school contests, with the Kansas City East Christian Academy Lions facing off against the Lincoln College Prep Blue Tigers at home. The Lincoln College Prep Blue Tigers walked away with the 18-3 victory. The loss brought Kansas City East Christian Academy's record to 3-13, while Lincoln College Prep's record rose to 17-3.